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==Overview==
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{{Infobox IOS
IOS16 was originally a leaked IOS from Nintendo's [[Wii Backup Disc]]. When Nintendo went to fix the fakesigning bug in all versions of IOS, they didn't think to release an updated version of IOS16 since it was never publicly distributed.
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After that update, IOS16 was left as the one last IOS with the fakesigning bug. It was then pirated to downgrade prior to the [[System Menu 4.0]] update, primarily to assist in piracy.
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'''IOS16''' was an [[IOS]], installed and used exclusively by the [[Wii Backup Disc]]. When Nintendo went to fix the [[signing bug]] in all versions of IOS, they didn't think to release an updated version of IOS16, since it was never publicly distributed.
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After that update, IOS16 was left as the one last IOS with the unfixed signing bug. It was then unofficially released and used to downgrade the System Menu prior to the [[4.0]] update, primarily to assist in piracy.  
  
 
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Latest revision as of 00:18, 7 May 2021

IOS16
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Technical details
Latest Versionv512
TypeSpecial IOS (v257)
Anti-Homebrew Stub IOS (v512)


IOS16 was an IOS, installed and used exclusively by the Wii Backup Disc. When Nintendo went to fix the signing bug in all versions of IOS, they didn't think to release an updated version of IOS16, since it was never publicly distributed.

After that update, IOS16 was left as the one last IOS with the unfixed signing bug. It was then unofficially released and used to downgrade the System Menu prior to the 4.0 update, primarily to assist in piracy.

Version Signing bug? STM Release Exploit? Notes
v257 Yes Yes Installed by the Wii Backup Disc
v512 N/A N/A Stub IOS released alongside System Menu 4.0