How do I connect a Nintendo Wii to my wireless router?

     
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To connect a Nintendo Wii to your router, follow the steps below.

1.    Go to your Wii console's main menu

2.    Click the Wii button in the lower left corner

Wii console main menu

3.    Click Wii Settings

Settings option in Wii console menu

4.    Click the right-facing arrow

arrow command in Wii console menu

5.    Click Internet

Internet option in Wii console menu

6.    Click Connection Settings

 Connection Settings option in Wii console menu

7.    Select a connection indicated as None. In the example below we choose Connection 1

Connection 1 option in Wii console menu

8.    Click Wireless Connection

Wireless Connection option in Wii console menu

9.    Click Search for access point

Search for an Access Point option in Wii console menu

10.    The Wii console will search for an access point

Wii console searching for access point message

11.    Click OK

OK button on Wii console menu

12.    Your router will appear in the list of available wireless networks

Wii console available wireless networks list

13.    Click to select your router

14.    Click on the Input the password or key field

Wii console wireless password input screen

15.    Click to enter each character of your security key

16.    Click OK

Wii console on-screen keyboard

17.    Click OK

Wii console menu OK button

18.    Click OK to save settings

Wii console save settings message

19.    Click OK to start a connection test

Wii console wireless connection test message

20.    The Wii console will check if it's connected to your router

Wii console testing connection message

21.    If the connection test is successful, internet setup is complete and your Wii console is connected

Wii console connection test successful message

22.    Finally, choose if you'd like to update your Wii console. If you would, click Yes and follow the onscreen prompts

 
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