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1. Posted: Wed 22nd May 2013 22:49 BST
If I transfer all my save states and downloaded games to my external hard drive and then format my Wii U. When i plug my harddrive back into
my Wii U will my save states and games still work or will I have to redownload them all again
Edited on Wed 22nd May, 2013 @ 23:03 by PinkSpider
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2. Posted: Wed 22nd May 2013 23:15 BST
If you format your Wii U, you will lose all of your downloaded games and you'll have to repurchase everything again. You're also very likely to lose your save data as well, as your Wii U will need to reformat your external hard drive again once you've formatted it.
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3. Posted: Wed 22nd May 2013 23:19 BST
4. Posted: Thu 23rd May 2013 04:00 BST
I dont think you have to repurchase all your games again.
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5. Posted: Thu 23rd May 2013 04:16 BST
Deleting your NNID is what deletes purchases, not formatting. Your ID is still tied to the hardware in terms of purchases, but formatting doesn't delete your ID for that console.
Why would you want to format the drive, though?
6. Posted: Thu 23rd May 2013 04:37 BST
Apparently they're tied to the console so yea.
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