This is a collection of tools that I have developed for personal use…
It now includes 13 tools. See all the downloads at the bottom of the page.
PARAM.SFO editor 2.4.0 updated 2012-06-21!
It’s a tool to edit PARAM.SFO files (from PS3 GAMES, SAVE DATA, PSP, etc.) and the PARAM.SFX files created by “Create PS3_EXTRA” (see it below).
Supports drag & drop of PARAM.SFO, PARAM.SFO as command line, browse for SFO/SFX file, double click on SFO file, edit ATTRIBUTE fields (background music, PSP/PSPVita remote play, warnings), add new fields, make SAVE GAMES compatible with your PSN ID,.
Changes in 2.4: Fixed issue reading some PARAM.SFO. Updated other tools that used the same code.
PS3 Game Updates 1.0.4 new 2012-06-21!
This application download PS3 game updates and patches. This new version should fix the ‘error 70′ that many users were getting under Windows 64bit.
-The title id field accepts many formats of title id (eg: title id with/without dash, content id, URL of pkgs, etc). Also supports search game by name.
-The title id field also accepts the path of GAMES or the IP of the PS3 (to scan multiple games).
-Show game patches 3.56+ in a different color (pink).
-Auto-detects game patches already downloaded (search in PS3_UPDATE, PS3_EXTRAS, and in the default download path) and show them in gray.
-Asks for confirmation to download patches 3.56 or higher. Required firmware version is appended to the name of the file.
-Show game cover and game description even if the game does not have updates.
-Fixed bug: ‘error 70 – access denied’ on Windows 64bit
-Fixed bug: ‘stop download if game folder is collapsed’
-Fixed bug: ‘Verify button disabled pasting text with mouse’
-Fixed bug: ‘Verify button disabled pasting text in lower case’
PS3 FTP Client 2.8 updated 2012-06-21!
It’s a full FTP client that allows remote access to you PS3 via a PC. It is still a WIP and some features are not complete. Currently the main feature is the PS3 file ripper via FTP. Other features include: file description, view cover image for selected folder, multiMAN remote commands, etc.
> Note: Use the PS3 FTP Client with care!! Remember that it touches the internal files in the HDD of your PS3.. The PS3RIP is safer.
Changes in 2.8:
-New: update PARAM.SFO specified APP_VER version for selected games. Prevents accidental updates for connected users. A backup of the original PARAM.SFO is created.
-Updated titleid database
XMB Manager+ 0.20-mod updated 2012-03-25!
This is a modified version of the XMB Manager+ released by Team XMBM+. It has some different/new features and a different order of the icons. Requires to have installed the XMB Manager-flashed version.
PS3 Game Integrity 1.2
This tool calculates the MD5 or SHA-1 for a file or folder (and sub-directories) and generate a content.md5 file for future verification. If the content.md5 is present in the folder, the program reports if any file was deleted, added or changed. This tool is very useful to check if your game has missing or corrupted files due bad sectors, virus or cross-links (which are very common when an USB device is removed from the PS3 while it is turned on).
PS3RIP 1.2.1 BUGFIX
It’s a tool that should help you gain some space on your external HDD, removing unnecessary files.
PS3 NET Server GUI 1.0
It’s an improved GUI for the PS3 NET Server (the PC side of multiMAN).
(hosts hide in system tray, remember last used folders, supports up to 10 hosts, white list, etc.)
Changes: Fixed a bug where port was always “38008″, now supports drag & drop
It’s a tool that verifies, pack and unpack multiMAN’s theme files (THM).
(supports drag & drop of THM file, THM file as command line, browse for THM file)
- Version 1.3.2 updated verification file for mmCM 04.03.00, delete or open the files directly from the log using F2.
- Version 1.3 includes a verification template and auto-complete for paths.
- Version 1.2 fixed a critical error in the mmTM_GUI that was creating corrupted THM files.
- Added create THM files right-clicking on folders
PS3 File Splitter 1.1
Split files larger that 4GiB to fit in USB drives formatted with FAT32. It also can join the splitted files, and copy directories containing large files.
TXT to Links.xml 1.0
It’s a tool to convert text files with URL to links for the XMB Manager+ 0.20-mod originally released by Team XMBM+. All you have to do is put a text file with all the links (description and url in separate lines) and it will add the XML code to the Links.xml
EP0001-PKGMANAGE_00-XMBMANPLUS010MOD.pkg is a mod of Rebug‘s PKG Installer 1.1 to flash the category_game.xml required by the XMBM+ 0.20-mod.
PKG ContentID 1.0
It’s a tool for view quickly the ContentID of a PKG. (It does more than that, please read the readme for details)
Create PS3_EXTRA 1.1
This tool scans for the PKG, MP4 and P3T files copied to each game folder, its PS3_UPDATE folder, PKGDIR or PS3_CONTENT, and store them under a PS3_EXTRA structure. It scans for the PKG, MP4 and P3T files copied to each game folder or its PS3_UPDATE folder, and store them under a PS3_EXTRA structure. When a game is mounted with multiMAN, there will be 2 BD icons on the XMB: one disc for the game itself and another with PKGs, MP4 and P3T. It should make it easier to install the game patches, DLC, fixes, and related videos.
This tool, if copied to the GAMES or GAMEZ folder, will rename the games sub-folders from the default “BLUS00000-[Title]” format to “Title [BLUS00000]“.
Download: PS3 Game Updates 1.0.4 (674KB) Download: PS3 FTP Client 2.8 (914KB)
Download: PS3 NET Server GUI 1.0 (78KB)
Download: TXT to Links.xml 1.0 (22KB)
Download: aldotools’s PS3 Tools [8 tools included] (815KB)
Download: EP0001-PKGMANAGE_00-XMBMANPLUS010MOD.pkg (flasher)
Download: XMBM+ 0.20-mod (HDD)
Download: XMBM+ 0.20-mod (USB)
Bonus: netmon (70KB)
This tool is the perfect complement to PS3 NET Server
It monitors the network transfers (upstream/downstream) on the PC.
All these tools are Win32 and require the VB5 runtime DLL.
XP users should have this already installed (if not, download & install the DLL).