PS3 PKGView BETA 1 Extractor & UnPKG with Source Code Arrive


189w ago - Update: PKGView BETA 2 Extractor is now available, which includes a few fixes as outlined HERE.

Today ifcaro has released PS3 PKGView BETA 1 and naehrwert has released UnPKG with source code, both are PlayStation 3 PKG file extractors / unpackers.

Download: PS3 PKGView BETA 1 Extractor / UnPKG with Source Code

To quote, roughly translated: PKGView is a file extraction tool to debug PS3 PKG files. This tool 100% legal it contains no code Sony.

PKGView has a graphical interface that simplifies the extraction of both individual files and the complete package.

Note: This version is very limited and only allows you to extract individual files, it can not remove folders or create PKG files.

Finally, UnPKG requires the VC++ Redistributable Package to run the exe file linked above. Props to emot for the news!



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#60 - themobrules - 106w ago
Thanks a lot ifcaro!

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#59 - PS3 News - 107w ago
I have now promoted the news to our main page and +Rep for the update ifcaro!

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#58 - ifcaro - 107w ago
Following up on my previous revision, today a new PS3 PKGView Extractor homebrew application version 1.3 update is available.

Download: PS3 PKGView v1.3 Extractor

PKGView is a tool for extracting files from PS3 PKG. Tool is 100% legal it contains no code Sony.

PKGView also has a graphical interface that simplifies the extraction of both individual files and the complete package.

PS3 PKGView Version 1.3 Changelog:

  • Added support to psx/psp packages.
  • Added Windows 7 Taskbar progress.


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mod632's Avatar
#57 - mod632 - 119w ago
Nice, i was just looking on net how to view pkg files and saw this!

thx for news!

SheenuTheLegend's Avatar
#56 - SheenuTheLegend - 119w ago
great but how can i repkg it easily?

i just wanna edit icon0.png and pic1.png thats it.













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