Your Wii U will automatically download and install updates when it’s plugged in. This can be a problem, what if they push an update which patches an exploit? Then you’ll be stuck on an unhackable firmware. Luckily for us, there’s a way to get around that.
Previous update blocking methods disabled us from updating games, making update blocking a pain. This new method allows you to use the eShop and update your games while still being in the safety of your firwmare.
- Download the latest release of FTPiiU_Everywhere
- Download and install an FTP client of your choice
- Extract the contents of
ftpiiu_everywhere.zipto the root of your SD card
- Open FTPiiU_Everywhere from the Homebrew Launcher
- Open your FTP client and connect to the IP address shown on your Wii U
- Delete the folder
Updating your system should now instantly fail