As it turns out, the Wii can play home movies as well as show pictures from your digital camera. The only trick is to get the movie in the right format, which is not as easy as it may see. Even though the manual says that the Wii supports Quicktime, it only actually supports a particular type of codec.
Here are the Quicktime Pro settings that I have found work:
I have no idea what 90% of that crap means, but it works.
Once you've exported the movie you move it onto the SD card, pop it into the Wii, and have fun. You can even rotate the movies, apply effects, and play them backwards.Posted by jherr at December 14, 2006 8:29 AM