This guide will cover how to set up your Wii U.

The Wii U should come with the following:

  • Wii U System

  • Wii U Gamepad

  • HDMI Cable

  • AC Adapter Power Cable

  • Gamepad Charger

  • Wii Sensor Bar

If your system is missing any of these components, please contact us.

Steps to setting up the Wii U:

  1. Connect the Wii U GamePad to its AC adapter and allow it to charge.
  2. While the Wii U GamePad is charging, connect the Wii U console to its AC adapter.
  3. Connect the Wii U console to your television.
  4. Power on the television and Wii U console.
  5. Continue set up using the Wii U GamePad
  6. Power on the Wii U GamePad.
  7. Press the sync button on the front of the Wii U console, and the sync button on the back of the Wii U GamePad.
  8. On the Wii U GamePad, tap the symbols in the order they appear on the television from left to right.
  9. Proceed through the on-screen setup

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