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Are the GameCube, Wii, and Wii U vulnerable to the year 2038 problem?

The "Year-2038-Problem" is related to the fact that most Unix / Linux systems store timestamps as the amount of seconds since 1970. That way, a signed 32-bit value will overflow in 2038. Both ...
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Fastest way to unlock everything in 007 Nightfire?

Cheat codes are accessible under "codenames" from the main menu. All Modes All Gadget Upgrades - Q LAB (with a space) Single Player Level Select (unlock all missions in story mode) - ...
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What are the exact differences between the Nintendo Gamecube and Panasonic Q?

I did my own research about this because I knew that DVD Playback was not the only improvement. The new features and/or improvements introduced in the Panasonic Q compared to the GameCube are: RCA ...
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Using GameCube discs on wii (controller)

According to Nintendo Support, you cannot play GameCube games with a Wii Remote. Please note that the Wii Remote cannot be used to play GameCube games, and that standard GameCube controllers or the ...
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My GameCube game works in another system, but not my own?

Gamecubes' (and a lot of optical disc based systems) laser lose some of their potency over time. I've had this happen on a few units and there is a fairly straight forward diagnosis and fix you can ...
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Does the new Gamecube controller work with Gamecube games on a Wii?

Assuming your Wii has ports for GameCube controllers, yes, the controller will work on the Wii. According to Amazon: About the product Some will always prefer that system's Controller ...
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What are the exact differences between the Nintendo Gamecube and Panasonic Q?

Panasonic Q was just a GameCube with a built in DVD player, which original GameCube lacked. The Panasonic Q (also known as Q and GameQ) is a hybrid version of the GameCube with a DVD player ...
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GameCube Games with Bonus Content on Wii

As far as i know, no. None of the Gamecube games were made with the Wii in mind, so they didn't create any games having any special features on the Wii but not the Gamecube. Since the Wii released ...
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Can the smash ultimate gamecube controller be used on a gamecube?

Yes the Wired Smash Ultimate Controller is just a regular GameCube controller intended to be used with a GameCube controller adapter on Switch or Wii U. There isn't anything different about it aside ...
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Gamecube disc issue

While there may not be a way to repair the disc you have, if you have a CD/DVD burner, you could try re-creating the disc. Using a PC, there is a program called "CleanRip" that can help you ...
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Do Gamecubes (DOL-001) without Digital AV exist?

GameCube DOL-101 only had analog AV out GameCube DOL-001 has both analog AV out and digital AV out Which makes me believe your GameCube has been altered or repaired in some way with improper parts, ...
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Will a UK-bought Gamecube Memory Card work in the USA?

Gamecube memory cards are not region locked however there is a special caveat to make note of. When using a different region memory card you may need to format the memory card first. Another warning ...
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Why is the abbreviation of Nintendo Game Cube GCN?

It was officially branded as 'GC' in Asia, but in order to leverage the strong Nintendo brand name in Europe and North America, they tacked the 'N' on at the end: ...it turns out that Nintendo of ...
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Gamecube: Will my save work if I buy a new copy of the game?

Short answer, yes. The memory card won't care if it is the exact same copy, all it'll check for is that it is Mario Sunshine.
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Using GameCube discs on wii (controller)

If you hack the wii and use nintendont to load your gamecube games, you can play the games with a wiimote and nunchuck or the wii classic controller plugged into the wiimote as well as other usb hid ...
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Where are Dolphin emulator saves located on a mac?

On macOS applications normally save data in ~/Library/Application Support/xxx where ~ is your home directory and xxx is the application name. Note that macOS Finder normally hides the Library folder. ...
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Are the GameCube, Wii, and Wii U vulnerable to the year 2038 problem?

From what I understand, any 32-bit system will experience this problem. Examining the Wiki page for each of the three consoles you have tagged, they all use a 32-bit processor. As such, they are ...
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How do I play multiplayer on Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles when my Game Boys don't work very well?

Gamecube controllers can be used to play multiplayer for most of the game. You will still need Game Boy Advances for each player. To do this, you must use the Game Boy Advances until you enter a level....
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Do Gamecube games on the Wii use the Wii's system clock?

Yes, they use Wii's system clock so games like animal crossing will work in real time in your Wii just like in gamecube.
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How do you disable "emulate format changes" in Dolphin?

As Nolonar mentioned in the comments, this option is located under graphics settings. Graphics → Hacks → Ignore Format Changes
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Are there any GBA games that the GameCube's Game Boy Player cannot play well?

While they aren't exactly games, Game Boy Advance Video cartridges do not play properly on the Game Boy Player. Nintendo's own support website indicates this was intentionally done to prevent copying ...
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Is the Wii U compatible with Gamecube games?

While not official, Nintendon't is WiiU homebrew that will allow for the playing of Gamecube ISO's, so you could use your Wii to rip your own discs and play them on the WiiU. This homebrew even ...
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Differences between the Gamecube and the Wii version of Twilight Princess

I played on both versions, so I can speak from experience. I'm surprised nobody mentioned the 16:9 aspect ratio, only available on the Wii version. I started on the Wii. I bought that version because ...
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