This repository has been archived by the owner. @seta-san I won't be able to test SingStar for myself until later this week. The disc change from SW2:xl to just SW2 went good. If you ESC out of the game when it's asking to swap disc, you can use the menus in PCSX2 to load up the other ISO and if you run the new ISO it'll ask if you want to reset or swap disc. Eject the 'Swap Magic 3' disc from the console after the program has loaded. Is there ever a scenario when swapping always works or always fails for you? when i go to open swap the disc a second time the system already thinks the disc tray is out so when the "eject button" is pressed again the system now sees the disc as being in the machine. But this only work when it starts. Would you please explain to me the correct way to swap discs? Insert your black side ps1 … Allow the 'Swap Magic 3' disc to load up in the PS2 slim console. Change this to always. PCSX2's disc swap support is not complete and quite a few games(including dynasty-samurai warriors series) will not swap discs properly. then you change the iso again in pcsx2 to a different one and that's when it finally works. Thanks. Still, when i run the ISO, suspend the emulation, choose CDVD/Plugin(SW2 is in disc), and then resume, it asks for opening the tray. Turn on the PS1 When the Ps1 Game Disc With the Black Side Is Inserted. you get yourself to the swap disc screen. The PS2 wasn’t particularly difficult to softmod before but it did mean having to order specialized discs online, this facilitates it so basically any high school kid can do it now. You will have to remove the front cover of the CD/DVD tray for this to work, but it’s simple to do with just two small screwdrivers. `static s32 cdvdCtrlTrayClose() cdvd register 0x0B reflects tray state, should reflect media changed status, added SEEK status after disc swap; fixes bug, https://github.com/fldef/pcsx2-fldef/releases/tag/v1.6.0-swapfix-2, The game expects cdvd register 0x0b to reflect Media Changed status (see bug. After the game is running, when you swap discs and then put back the ps2 game, unfortunatlly the chip is unable to trick the console again, and that is … I purchased the set of Swap Magic 3+ CODER 3.8 discs instead of 3.6. When it prompts you, select "No Disc" at the CDVD menu (and at the dialog choose "Swap Disc") Use the Iso selector (not the plugin) to choose the new disc (disc 1). For starters, as my monster generation ISO, … This PS2 Game Swap Trick started with 007 Agent under Fire, so I will use that as the main guide.Other games also work using the same process, but the ELF file and locations on the disc may be different. My final fantasy X iso file was scratched at the point where they leave Djose Temple, so I got a new iso file and swapped it out with the old one (I put the old iso into a standby folder). Resume the game and proceed until you're prompted to "reinsert" the Monster Rancher disc. I might need to debug a SingStar swap to get further. Pcsx2: How do I swap discs and carry my save files over? I loaded the game and my save files weren't there. Ignore my stupid post above. If you don't have any PS2 games in the list (listed below), then try the ones you have or a PS2 Demo disc. The active maintainers probably won't want to take on the risk. Resume the game and proceed until you're prompted to "reinsert" the Monster Rancher disc. disc images) in ISO, BIN, IMG, MDF, and NRG. *EDITED DESCRIPTION DOWN BELOW AS OF 2020* Well, yeah its a different kinda video for this channel, but i figured i would do it. I'll see if I can come up with anything. My question is can the team create a swap disc command line option that will allow you to swap discs during the game without making a second instance of pcsx2? When that happens, you will then swap back to the Monster Rancher 4 disc iso. Downloaded new 0.98. With PCSX2, I assumed that I could simply swap which ISO I was using when prompted and swap back. Unfortunately, the XL version is an ISO(Can't afford to try to run the disc now) and emulated drive in DT, Ultraiso, for some reason, doesn't run the game, so i use the native support of ISOs. 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