Wii Shop Channel: Erasing Wii Shop Account

Applies to: Wii



In 2019, we will close the Wii Shop Channel used on Wii and Wii U, which has been available since December 2006.

Read this article for all the end dates for each service!


Note: You should format your Wii Shop Channel and Wii console's system memory prior to selling or otherwise transferring your Wii console to any third party.To clear information from the Wii Shop Channel, including records of your transactions and rights to download software:

  1. Access the Wii Shop Channel.
  2. Select "Settings" from the list of options.
  3. Select "Remove Wii Shop Channel Account."

Once completed, all information will be erased.