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Turn the Rumble feature on or off

The Wii Remote has a built-in rumble device that will shake the Wii Remote at certain points while using the Wii. The following information describes how to turn this feature "On" or "Off."

  • Not all games use the Rumble feature.
  • Turning the Rumble feature off can extend battery life of the Wii Remote.
  1. Press the HOME Button on a Wii Remote that is synchronised with the Wii console.

  2. Select the Wii Remote Settings option from the Home Menu.

  3. Select the Rumble "On" or "Off".