Another update, bringing PS3 Game List to v1.7; the engine underwent improvements to better accommodate the requested features. Download resuming, full Unicode support and info on external loading are some of the new functionality.
As usual, feel free to suggest something new, and, if you happen to find any bugs, please report them as well. Due to the new column layout, the Excel worksheets must be created again before being imported.
PS3 Game List change-log and features v1.7:
Allows multiple simultaneous downloads (configuration via settings dialog);
Supports download pausing/resuming;
Displays download speed;
Allows users to indicate whether a game loads from the external hard disk or not (double click on the correspondent cell to select the desired value, the info will be stored at ‘external.txt’ when the save action is performed; the file can be manually edited, the format is [GAME_ID] , where can be 0 (Not Tested), 1 (Not Working) or 2 (Working); e.g. BCUS98114 0);
Full Unicode support (UTF-8) (configuration via settings dialog; by enabling Unicode, the application will render non-Latin characters used in western languages, special symbols, etc.; text will be rendered using ISO-8859-1(Latin-1)/Windows-1252 otherwise);
Displays check items (flags) as icons (configuration via settings dialog);
Indicates whether a game update has been downloaded (partially or in full);
Overwrite confirmation is no longer asked (the package SHA1sum is checked instead; if the hash test fails, the update will be added to the download queue);
Additional language support: Japanese;
Fixed _TITLE_/_ID_ order issue (custom rename);
Fixed image loading issue after folder renaming;
Fixed drive usage info;
Updated German text (thanks to Whynot for the correct translation).
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Today wborland0 has updated his PS3 Game List homebrew application to version 1.4 with a guide, and as always the changes are detailed below.
To quote: Another release adding more features to the base app; I tried to squeeze in as many suggestions as possible, feel free to ask for new ones. If you happen to find any bugs, please report them as well.
PS3 Game List v1.4 change-log and features:
Context menu support (right click on list items to activate);
Initial FTP support (download/upload via context menu);
Allows mass renaming of game folders (to match game id or game title);
Choosing not to overwrite an existing update no longer aborts the download process (the next update in line gets selected);
Fixed creation date sorting issue.
PS3 Game List Quick guide (v1.4):
“Game folder”: loads the game info stored at the selected folder/directory (currently one-level deep; further revisions will eliminate the issue);
“Export”: exports/saves your game list as a text file;
“Clear list”: clears all the data loaded;
“Save changes”: saves all the changes made to the PARAM.SFO files and folders (double click or press F2 to alter game title, firmware or folder name; check the resolution and audio boxes to alter them);
“Rename folders (ID)”: renames all folders to match the game ID (e.g. BCUS98114);
“Rename folders (Title)”: renames all folders to match the game title (e.g. “Gran Turismo 5″;
“Browse game folder”: opens an explorer.exe window pointing to the selected game folder;
“Check for updates”: checks whether the loaded games have updates available;
“Download updates”: self-explanatory;
“Select all/none”: selects/deselects all updates;
“Proxy settings”: opens up the proxy configuration dialog (HTTP/SOCKS 5 supported);
“FTP”: the FTP tab allows the user to connect to a server (or a PS3 running one); left click on an item to display the available options. In order to upload a game, connect to a server and navigate to the destination folder. Then, go to the “Game info” tab and left click on the game to display the context menu. Select “Upload (FTP)” to upload the game to the selected folder.