General Information

Applies to: Wii

This section covers troubleshooting information for problems with playing single or multiple Game Discs.

Please note that the Wii is only compatible with Wii and Nintendo GameCube Game Discs. All other types of discs, such as DVD movies, CDs, etc., will not play in the Wii console. Inserting any other type of disc will result in a "Unable to read the disc" message.

Please note that Wii systems bought in 2011 or later may not be compatible with Nintendo GameCube software, and accessories that use the Nintendo GameCube Controller Sockets. Click here to find out how to identify if a Wii is compatible with Nintendo GameCube software and accessories.