Discussion in 'PS2 - Hardware boot discussion' started by comminup, May 20, 2008.
Nope once fmcb 1.8 is installed with what apps you want on it, there is no need for a Swap disk.
I have my games on my computer in .iso format.
In this case I can't seem to get the USBExtreme Utility to copy them to the USB drive. Any suggestions or am I doing something wrong?
Thanks again for your continued assistance.
A couple of questions re the uLaunchelf tutorial please:
1)quote " * Now you browse to the file you want to have started automatically by uLe."
what file should I choose here?
2)quote"For exploit users:If, when preparing the exploit installer....."
Am I an exploit user? What is exploit?
Can I use usbinsane to convert my .iso game files. I tried it and got several files produced after running it on an .iso game (for example ul.CFD513A9.SLES_506.84.00 times by three plus a ul.cfg file)
You can PM me right here if you want everything installed on your memory card. You won't need Swap Magic to load up your games then.
You won't need Swap Magic, since you can boot into FMCB directly from the memory card; that takes the place of using Swap Magic.
Yes you can use usbinsane for ISO images to copy to the USB drive.
If you find there is a problem, then just use a virtual drive and mount the image, then use USBextreme Utility..
Those files are the files that are created on a USB drive for the game to launch.
That is how they look.
As for the ulaunch part and exploit, you can ignore both.
The tutorial was made for people who used swap magic or an exploit.
You have fmcb 1.8 so if you already have USBAdvance on the mc, you can launch it through the Sony Browser if you wish.
If you don't have it on the mc, you can use uLaunch.elf to copy it there and then use the fmcb 1.8 configurator to have it show in the Sony Browser.
hey. thanks again .
no problem, glad you got it sorted.
does anyone know of a version of this that will boot on the new 90001
fmcb 1.8 will only work on those models with a Date code of 8b and some 8c.
There is nothing for models later and never will be as Sony made a revision to the bios.
There is Swap Magic though and you only need to block Sensor A near the reset button.
i have a 007auf hacked swap disk and its getting pritty scrached so i wanted to find an alternative do you know of any other things like this that will boot on 90001
Did you check your Date Code on the bottom of your PS2.
If it is 8b or 8c then use your hacked disc to launch Ulaunch.elf
Download the noobie package and place on a usb drive.
Then install the FREE_MCBOOT.ELF to begin installation.
it says 8c but i installed and it starts normally into the ps2 dash thingy
So sorry, it must be one of the 8c that Sony changed the Bios on already.
is there any way to make a audio cd a trigger disk or even a dvd i dont have a ps1 one game
Not that I know of. What are you wanting to do?
i want to use something other than a ps1 game as a trigger disc for my exploit because i dont have a ps1 game
Those type of exploits only work on a FAT PS2, not a slim.
i have found a friend with a fat ps2 that does not read dvds so i will replace the lens and use that as my modding ps2 but thank you for the helpful info the sites this stuff is on does not tell what vers it works with
Ok cool, well this site here your on has many helpful tutorials if you need.
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