PS3 NFW (Newbie Friendly Ware) v3.55 Custom Firmware Arrives

141w ago - Following up on the recent PS3 Cinavia DRM Check Fix for PS3MFW comes some ready-made PUP files from bitsbubba called NFW (Newbie Friendly Ware) for PlayStation 3 Custom Firmware users, which include the Kmeaw CFW Cinavia disabled patches and 3.66 spoof followed by version 2 below and a PS3 3.55 NFW (Newbie Friendly Ware) Bug Fix.

Download: PS3 3.55 NFW (Newbie Friendly Ware) / PS3 3.55 NFW Unspoofed / PS3 3.55 NFW v2 / PS3 LV2 Patcher BD Region Changer

Below is the changelog, to quote:

3.55 NFW v2 Features Enabled:

  • Change PUP build / version

Patch LV1 hypervisor

  • Allow mapping of any memory area (Needed for LV2 Poke)
  • Peek/poke support (unused lv1 calls 182 and 183)

Patch LV2 kernel

  • Patch to add Peek/Poke system calls to LV2
  • Patch to add LV1 Peek/Poke system calls to LV2 (LV1 peek/poke patch necessary)
  • Patch to add LV1 system calls to LV2

Patch package installer

  • Allow installation of pseudo-retail (geohot) packages
  • Allow installation of debug packages

Patch Application launcher

  • Patch to allow running of unsigned applications
  • Added Start Game (disc-less) to games category
  • Added "The Homebrew Channel" to XMB

Clean unwanted icons from the XMB Videos Category

  • Remove "Netflix" icon from the XMB Videos Category

Clean unwanted icons from the XMB Games Category

  • Remove "Minis Manual" icon from the XMB Game Category
  • Removed "PlayStation Store" icon from the XMB Game Category

Clean unwanted icons from the XMB Network Category

  • Remove "Online Instruction Manuals" icon from the XMB Network Category

  • Disabled Cinavia Protection (except AVCHD and BD: WIP)
  • Custom coldboot by PatheticPuma
  • Added Graffiti Dynamic Theme by DoctaIgnorantia

REMINDER: the only way to revert back to another FW is though Recovery Menu!

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elser1's Avatar
#36 - elser1 - 141w ago
thanks bubba +rep mate

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#35 - PS3 News - 141w ago
What does Cinavia DRM check do?
Basically it is a content protection system in Blu-ray players... check the Cinavia link in the article HERE for more details on it.

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#34 - Sostanco - 141w ago
feature it's never enough! thx

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#33 - matt101 - 141w ago
Can I use this with kmeaw or do I need a diff cfw?

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#32 - joekrow - 141w ago
A lot of people are asking for CFW because they are tired of playing demo games online... You know these playstation 3 disc are really a pain to buy as they are costing too much in Africa we need a cfw 3.61 please.

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