Error updating psp firmware no card
Such an error in a normal firmware upgrade, though, would be covered under Sony’s warranty.Anything that goes wrong with this hacked downgrade won’t be covered, so make sure you follow these steps carefully, and consider yourself warned. Also, be careful where you grab your copy of the downgrader and the 1.5 updater used in this hack; there have been reports of malicious packages posing as these two items that can actually destroy your PSP. You will also need a copy of the original 1.5 firmware update. Once you have downloaded the necessary files, unzip them.Your Play Station 3 is not connected to the internet? You can download and transfer the update file (PS3UPDAT.PUP) using a compatible storage device such as Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, a USB key (FAT32) or PSP.Fortunately, some industrious hackers discovered a buffer overflow error that occurs when loading an appropriately created image file through the PSP’s Photo menu.Then, someone realized that the buffer overflow allowed for a modicum of code to be run.It uses the Xross Media Bar (XMB) as its user interface, similar to the Play Station 3 console.Updates add new functionality as well as security patches to prevent homebrew applications and plugins from being executed on the system.
It is a minor update released more than three years after the release of the previous version 6.60 in 2011.Finally, the pieces fell in place when someone thought to overwrite the PSP’s System Information during this error, so that a PSP running Version 2.0 of the firmware would be fooled into thinking that it was running Version 1.0.A simple substitution of a 1 for a 2, and suddenly you are able to run the 1.5 Software Update to replace the Version 2.0 firmware, effectively downgrading your system to a more hacker- and homebrew-friendly version of the firmware.If your PSP firmware version is below 5.03 you need to update it to firmware 5.03 first. Your PSP memory stick will appear in your computer. Assuming that your PSP is on Firmware 5.03, now is the time to load chick HEN R2. Copy file from Chick HENR2 folder to the root of your PSP.Open the Memory Stick drive from your computer and copy EBOOT. (ms0:/) Go to PHAT folder in chick HEN R2 folder and copy file to the following directory on your PSP: /PSP/PHOTO/FAT (Create the directory if not available.
Here are few tips to get it working: Memory Stick and load Hellcat’s Recovery Flasher. Then you will be asked if you want to reset your settings. Then it will start install Custom Firmware on your PSP.