After your xbox is softmoded, you want a bigger hdd to store games, emulators and apps. Here are what you need to do: - Download and install Config Magic to xbox. Run it and back up eeprom. DO NOT UNLOCKED HDD. You can also backup eeprom from other apps too. The eeprom should be in E:\Backup\ - Then ftp the whole C drive to C folder on PC. FTP the whole E drive to E folder on PC. FTP the eeprom.bin (256kb) to eeprom folder on PC. Make sure you have the right eeprom. Here is the ftp tut http://forums.afterdawn.com/thread_view.cfm/333781 - If you don't have the complete of C and E files, you can use the Shademand's softmod file (325MB) which contains C and E files. But you still need to ftp the eeprom.bin (256kb) from your xbox to PC. http://viciousincserver.net2go.com http://www.demonoid.com/files/details/339898/1788832/ - If you dont want to use softmod file, you can use MS dash. But you still need the original eeprom.bin on PC. - Download xboxhdm 1.9 and extract it on PC. YOu will get something like these: a. linux ( folder) b. cygwin1.dll c. make-DOS-floppy.bat d. make-iso-lin.sh e. make-iso-win.bat f. mkisofs.exe g. rawrite.exe -Inside the linux folder you should have: a. C (folder) b. E (folder) c. eeprom (folder) Now it time to make a boot disk for xboxhdm. You can make boot disk for ms dash or softmod. Boot disk for MS DASH. Copy ms dash files into the linux folder by following: -C (folder): Audio, Fonts, xboxdashdata.185ead00, xodash, xboxdash.xbe, Xbox.xtf, Xboxbook.xtf -E (folder): Cache, Tdata, Udata -eeprom (folder): eeprom.bin NOTES: 3 foders Cache, Tdata and Udata can be EMPTY. You need eeprom to build a new hdd. Boot disk for SOFTMOD FILE ONLY. Copy softmod files into the linux folder by following: -C (folder) have complete softmod file of C drive -E (folder) have complete softmod file of E drive -eeprom (folder): eeprom.bin NOTES: You need eeprom to build a new hdd. Ok you are ready to burn this disk per xboxhdm tut. http://xguides.xbox-scene.com/tikiwiki/tiki-index.php?page=XBOXHDM+for+dummies http://forums.xbox-scene.com/lofiversion/index.php/t244043.html When done, test the boot disk to make sure it load. Read the tut above how to load boot disk. if it loads, now ready to build a new hdd for xbox. Make sure to set jumper on the new hdd to Master. Just follow the tuts above. Replace PC's hdd with the new hdd for xbox. Boot up xboxhdm, FORMAT HDD. Then copy file from the boot disk to hdd. When done, LOCK the hdd. Put hdd into xbox and turn xbox on. Enjoy!!! ________________________________________________________________________ ______MODCHIP XBOX____________________________________________________ After your xbox is hardmoded, you want a bigger hdd to store games, emulators and apps. Here are what you need to do: - Download autoinstaller disk like AID, Slayer, SID, etc... from bittorent sites. Unrar it you will see the iso inside. Burn the ISO to CD-R/DVD-R. - put it in xbox. If you burn it correctly, xbox will load this disk. - Leave the autoinstaller disk inside dvd drive. Turn off xbox and open it. Install big hdd. Turn on xbox. - Xbox load the autoinstaller disk. Choose format hdd. Then install dashboard and apps. - When done, eject the autointaller disk and reboot xbox. Enjoy!!!