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XMBPCE v0.6.5 PS3 Beta - a PC XMB Clone By SvenGDK is Released


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77w ago - Following up on his initial announcement, today PlayStation 3 homebrew developer SvenGDK has released XMBPCE v0.6.5 Beta which is a PC XMB clone with details below.

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To quote: Hi everyone! I'm proud to finally release the first Beta of XMBPCE.

What is the XMB (XrossMediaBar)?

XMB is the graphical user interface of the PS3 & PSP.

What can I do with this emulator?

With this emulator you can use the graphical user interface of the PS3/PSP on your Windows PC. You can control it with the PS3 Controller.

What has been done already?

Setup: Done
Driver installation: Not done yet (REQUIRES MOTIONJOY DRIVER!)
XMB Boot: Done
Graphical user interface: Halfway done (Animated background missing ...)
Playstation Button Menu: Halfway done (NOT STABLE!)
Controller support: Done

Category browsing: "Games", "Home/Users", "Music", "Videos" and "Pictures"

Handling Game Discs: Done
Handling Music Files: Done
Handling Movie Files: Done
Handling Image Files: Done

Starting browser: Done
Starting games: Done
Starting Music Player: Done
Starting Video Player: Done
Starting Picture Viewer: Done

Music Player: Done
Video Player: Halfway done
Picture Viewer: Halfway done

Other informations

DON'T forget to install the driver first AND click all SAVE Buttons to get no errors.

Video: 85.31.189.150/XMBPCE/

Finally, from the Read Me file:

XMBPCE v0.6.5 BETA

XMBPCE is a free tool to emulate the PS3 XMB User Interface on your PC.

Developers/Testers/Other helpful people

DEV: SvenGDK
TESTERS: GregoryRasputin and harryoke
OTHER: Cromon, LoboGuara, JonahUK and DEFAULTDNB

What has been done already?

Setup: Done
Driver installation: Not done yet (Requires Motionjoy driver!)
XMB Boot: Done (Boots up like the PS3)
Graphical user interface: Halfway done (Animated background missing)
Playstation Button Menu: Halfway done
Controller support: Done

Category browsing: "Games", "Home/Users", "Music", "Videos" and "Pictures"

Handling Game Discs: Done
Handling Music Files: Done
Handling Movie Files: Done
Handling Image Files: Done

Starting browser: Done
Starting games: Done
Starting Music Player: Done
Starting Video Player: Done
Starting Picture Viewer: DOne

Music Player: Done
Video Player: Halfway done
Picture Viewer: Halfway done

There are some features missing which will be added soon ...

Video & Music Player Controls

L1 -> Volume up
L2 -> Volume down
Circle (O) -> Exit
Triangle -> Open Control Panel (NOT WORKING YET)
Cross (X) -> Execute selected control

Picture Viewer Controls

L1 -> Last picture
R1 -> Next picture
Circle (O) -> Exit
Square -> Change picture format

Note: XMBPCE will be renamed to XMBPC, and HERE are 2 new features coming in v0.7.

Updates for XMBPC v0.7: Here's a quick preview of the new feature "Theme Changer (p3t)": 85.31.189.150/XMBPCE/XMBPC_01/

Upcoming confirmed features:

  • New game covers (Tomb Raider, Bioshock Infinite, ...)
  • Theme installer (Yes, p3t files compatibility)
  • Background downloader (Like on the PS3 with a speed indicator feature)
  • File browser for future things (You can control it with the controller and select your p3t theme from there)
  • Now loading game disc cover from ".\media\Covers", improves compatibility & speed
  • Other compatibility and speed improvements

Things which will come later:

  • Emulators
  • REAL USE of the background downloader






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#30 - PS3 News - 85w ago
Following up on his previous release, today PlayStation 3 homebrew developer SvenGDK has updated PS3 Multi Tools for Windows to version 8.0 with the changes outlined below.

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PS Multi Tools v8 Changelog:

Hi people, it’s time for the first PS Multi Tools release in 2013

The new version comes with these new features:

  • FTP Features (Browse, upload, download...)
  • PKG Features (Pack, unpack, sign, decrypt...) via PS PKG File Manager
  • New EBOOT Database (Can be opened on NormalMenu->Multi Tools->EBOOT Database)
  • DOStoPS3 is reavailable (Can be opened on NormalMenu->Multi Tools->DOS Game to PS3 Game Converter)
  • Added 58 more EBOOTs (More EBOOTS will be added auto.)
  • Updated: Selector
  • Fixed: The “games” should now work perfectly, now loading unpacked PKGs too
  • Removed: CheckPSMT, Unused configs

PS Live Menu 4.5 Update

  • MyPS -> Register and login to your own PS Multi Tools Account
  • MyPS -> Download additional (not included) languages
  • Detailed information of MyPS will follow

PS Live Menu v5.0 - to - v5.7 Changelogs:
v5.6 to v5.7

  • Added Cobra CFW 4.30
  • Added PSN Stuff v1.2
  • Added PS Vibe v1.01

v5.5 to v5.6

  • Some MyPS fixes
  • Added dev_blind for 3.55
  • Comegenie Awesome Filemanager download fix
  • Added Comegenie Awesome Filemanager v0.6 for 3.55
  • Added OpenPS3FTP v3
  • Added Showtime 4.1.422 for normal CFW and Geohot
  • Updated Irismanager to 1.50

v5.3 to v5.5

  • MyPS improved
  • MyPS disabled for PS PKG File Manager
  • MyPS Control Panel is no longer resizable
  • Update available for "DE - Deutsch/German" language
  • Added "Spanish/Espanol" language file
  • Added "Portuguese brasileiro" language file
  • You can now press the key "ENTER" to login after you entered the password

v5.2 to v5.3

  • Reporter temporary fix: PLEASE USE THE REPORTER FROM MyPS->Reporter NOT Settings->Reporter

v5.1 to v5.2

  • Added Sixaxis Pair Tool for Windows
  • Added Sixaxis Controller App for Android
  • Added Video Guide: Setup Sixaxis Controller on Android

v5.0 to v5.1

  • MyPS: See who's online

Current PS Multi Tools v8.5 Changelogs:

  • Removing the PS Multi Tools Mainmenu to replace it completely with the PS Live Menu.
  • Complete cleanup (Removing unused things, cleaning unused code, ...)
  • Full PS Multi Tools and PS Live Menu translations for German, French, Luxembourgish, Portugues brasileiro and Spanish, other languages still need to be manually translated.
  • MyPS Advanced (Customize your PS Multi Tools) [Animated BG]
  • Realtime notifications
  • Replaced the black box on the console selection form to something new
  • More soon.

PS Live Menu v5.8 released - The live menu is now translated for German, French and Lux.

Other still require manual translation: pastebin.com/cCxfM6ja

Everything will be installed automatically

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#29 - DarkRaiden - 86w ago
interesting, but what new???

PS3 News's Avatar
#28 - PS3 News - 86w ago
Odds are it's just a false positive, I wouldn't worry about it myself as he's a known developer etc.

Ozz465's Avatar
#27 - Ozz465 - 86w ago
anyone else getting a trojan message from avast from these files?

liab's Avatar
#26 - liab - 86w ago
thank you, great tool. easy to get newest multiman

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