Hot PSP How-Tos

How To: Install SensMe on a Sony PSP running custom firmware

Want to install SensMe on a Sony PlayStation Portable running custom firmware like 5.00 M33, 5.50 GEN and 5.50 Prometheus? It's easy! So easy, in fact, that this hacker's how-to can present a complete overview of the process in just over four minutes. For more information, including detailed, step-by-step instructions, watch this video guide.

How To: Convert PSone games to PSP

In this Video Games video tutorial you will learn how to convert PSone games to PSP. For this you will need a 5.03 firmware update. It is capable of running ChickHEN enabler. After you upgrade, run the firmware. You will need a utility called magic ISO for ripping the discs. Put in your PSone game in to your PC and use the extract game function. Then a program called Simple Popstation GUI comes up. Browse to where you saved your ISO, pick the output destination and click GO. Then you drag the...

How To: Get ChickHEN R2 5.03 to install every time on a PSP 3001

Installing ChickHEN R2 on a PSP isn't open heart surgery, but there is some potential for erring in such a way that your patient will die! This video will help you avoid that tragic fate by showing you how to install ChickHEN R2 on a 16 GB PSP-3001 with 5.03 OFW. If you have exactly that, follow these steps and you should have a hackable PSP in only a few minutes.

How To: Update your PSP to a full 5.50 Gen

This video will walk you through the process of updating a psp to the 5.50gen-a. This is information you may want if you are an avid psp user and would like to hide your Mac address. This video is a little hard to see but he will talk you through the main points.

How To: Install PSPTube on PSP without a YouTube account

Own a Playstation portable? With a PSPTUBE, you can watch and download videos from YouTube and other video sites. Take a look at this instructional video and learn how to install the PSPTube. Keep in mind that your PSP requires a custom firmware of at least 3.71m33 or higher and 8MB of free space on your memory stick.

How To: Play PC games without the CD

There are many PC gamers out there who enjoy killing badies and rescuing princesses on their high powered laptops. So, just like most of the major titles, you need a disc in order to play many of the games out on the market. In this tutorial, though, you'll be finding out how to play PC games without the need of the CD. It's pretty easy to do and is really convenient for those looking to travel without so much extra weight. Good luck and enjoy!

Beat the side missions in GTA: Vice City Stories

Video walkthrough guide for the side missions in Grand Theft Auto (GTA): Vice City Stories for the Playstation Portable (PSP) from gtamissions.com. Includes the Playground on the Town, Playground on the Point, Playground on the Dock, Beach Patrol - Save the Swimmers, Beach Patrol - Biker Gang, Beach Patrol - Paramedic Driver, Rush, and Swinger's Club missions.

How To: Jailbreak a Sony PSP go

This video will show you how to jailbreak Sony's PSP Go. This is a sweet little device that can be all that much sweeter once you unlock all its potential. Follow the video to see what you'll need to do.

How To: Make a Pandora's battery for PSP

Are you looking to make a Pandora battery for your PSP? In this video, learn how with a 1800 MAH Sony PSP fat battery. Scared of ripping open your PSP battery for something you're not sure will work? This videomaker will try and get you over your fears.

How To: Install Netfront on your PSP

This walk-through video tutorial shows you how to install the Netfront on your PSP. First open your browser and download Netfront from the link provided in the description. After the download is completed extract the files from the compressed folder using winrar as shown. (If you haven't got winrar use the link in the description to download it.) After the extraction place the folder in the PSP game folder as shown and disconnect the PSP. Start the PSP go to the game menu and launch Netfront ...

How To: Get ChickHEN R2 to work on a PSP 1000

Many people are having trouble getting ChickHEN R2 to work on the PSP 1000/PHAT, so this video will show you how to get it working. There are many little tricks to getting ChickHEN working after installing it. Try scrolling around for a bit and heading into your pictures.

How To: Connect your Xbox 360 using a USB modem

In this video, we learn how to connect your Xbox 360 using a USB modem. First, plug in your Xbox to the USB and then plug that into your computer. From here, go to the network connections section of your computer. You can do this by going to the start menu on the right hand side column. When this window comes up, go to properties and then click the advanced tab at the top. From here, click on the box underneath the sharing section, then hit the 'ok' button again and you will be able to connec...

How To: Make a magic memory stick on your PSP

You can make a magic memory stick on your PSP in some very easy steps. So first thing you need to do is download the files. Now extract the dc8 file on your desktop and drag that 500.pbp file on your desktop. Now plug in your PSP in your computer and copy the dc8 folder and go to PSP, game in your PSP memory stick and past it there. Now copy the 500.pbp file and go to the root of your memory and paste it on there. Now in your PSP, run the files which is mentioned in the video and you are done.

How To: Update PSP to 5.50 gen

In this two-part video, you'll learn how to update your PSP to the 5.50 gen. All you have to do is just make a simple download, and you'll be on your way. Just follow along with the instructions and you should have no trouble updating your PSP. Have fun!

How To: Get internet on PSP

Gaming consoles are capable of a lot more than power ups these days. Even a small console like a PSP can operate like a small computer, enabling you to browse the internet through WiFi connections. This video will give step-by-step instructions on how to get internet on your PSP.

How To: Install the day viewer plugin on a PSP

This video describes how to install the day viewer plug-in on a PSP. This plug-in is used to add features of Battery Percent, Month Name, Day of the Month, Day Name next to the battery. Firstly, download the Day viewer v5 zip file from the website link, now connect the "PSP" with the computer and the root of the memory stick will show up. Open the "Seplugins" folder located on the "Memory stick" and then extract the zip file of "Day viewer v5" and extract the "Dayviewer.prx" and "Dayviewer.tx...

How To: Make your own gameboot for your PSP

This is a tutorial video demonstrating how to make your own gameboot for PSP. The video recommends starting with part 1 and proceeding through to part 2, 3, and 4 in order. It is important to look at the video description for vital information and links. A cintro is a custom intro created to start first thing as the game boots up. In the first step you will need a video in mp4 format to use as the intro. Next install and save. The converted file will show up in the same folder of the video. O...

How To: Install custom firmware on psp slim/fat

This tutorial will tell you how to install custom firmware on your psp with the help of magic memory stick and pandora battery. In the first step you need to create magic memory stick after that you will use your magic memory stick with your pandora battery in order to install custom firmware on your psp.you can choose any CFW version you like to install from mms creator. You can buy pandora battery and magic memory stick from PSPoverhaul.com (Firmware/EBOOT guide free). Pandora kit becomes v...

How To: Install Windows XP on a PSP

Do much more with your PSP than just play games. This video will show how to load Windows Vista onto your PSP from your home computer. This will enable you to surf the net from your hand held device. Install Windows XP on a PSP.

How To: Load ChickHEN R2 5.03 on a PSP 3000

THere are a few different ways of loading ChickHEN R2, the premiere PSP CFW-installing software, onto the PSP. This video will show you a very easy way to do it, including a tutorial on how to put the ChickHEN software on your memory stick and then how to install it on the PSP 3000 with firmware 5.03. After doing this, you can play all sorts of homebrew games. If you want to play ISO and CSO's, you will need to install a homebrew program.

How To: Download music to your PSP without Limewire

This video will show you how to download your favorite music to your PSP Gaming Console without using Limewire or other software programs. In order to do that you just need to follow these quick and simple steps and instructions: The first thing that you need to do is to go to your PSP browser and type in www.downloads.nl. Now select your favorite music and start downloading it to your PSP. And now you are done and you can listen to your favorite music. If you follow the simple instructions y...

How To: Install the slim color patch plugin on a PSP Fat

This video will show you how to install the slim color patch plug-in for slim colors on the PSP Fat. With this plug-in you can use 27 of 30 backgrounds at PSP Color Themes. To install the plug-in just use the following instructions: Download the Slim color patch plug-in pack. Unzip the slim color patch file and extract the files like in the video. Enter the recovery mode on your PSP, go to Advanced and enable USB Flash0. Follow the next instruction until you successfully install the plug-in t...

How To: Compress PSP .ISO games

In this video the instructor shows how to compress PSP ISO games. Normal size of a PSP .ISO game is too big. This can consume a lot of space on your hard drive or other storage media. One thing to do to solve this problem is to compress it using PSP ISO compressor which reduces the size. Download the software from the link given in the tutorial. Now open it and select the option Compress ISO to CSO in the left side. Now where it says input files click on the end with the three dots. Now brows...

How To: Use Hellcats Recovery Flasher on your PSP

Did you try to upgrade your PSP to custom firmware and end up bricking your PSP? Are you looking for a cost effective method to restore your PSP without taking your PSP to the shop or returning it to Sony under warranty? Have no fear; dalester23 is going to take you step-by-step in repairing your NAND and restoring your firmware using Hellcats Recovery Flasher. Using this tool, your PSP will be back to new in a few quick simple steps.

How To: Browse the net faster on your PSP

In this video tutorial the instructor shows how to browse the internet faster on your PSP. The normal browser built into the PSP is very slow because it does not use full ram of the PSP and because of its internal settings. These default settings of the browser make it pretty slow. So as an alternative to it you can download and use the Netfront Beta 4 browser. Basically it can be used in the same way as the normal PSP browser but as it uses good configurations and settings it makes your inte...

How To: Make backup copies of your UMD games

In this video tutorial the instructor shows how to make backup copies of your UMD games. You can rip the ISO's of the UMD games and make copies of them. Open the PSP and go to games and launch the current custom neighborhood model. Go to settings, configuration and then go to XMB Usb device and change it to UMD disc. Exit out of it and put your UMD and you can see the image of the game. Drag it to the desktop and we can now get the back up copy of the game on the desktop. Now you can burn it ...

How To: Install Gen-A 5.03 on a PSP 3000 using ChickHEN

This video provides you with a walkthrough on how to install Gen-A 5.03 on your PSP 3000. In order to do this, you will need ChickHEN and Custom Firmware (CFW). This video does not explain how to install ChickHEN and CFW on your PSP, so be sure to check out another video on how to do that before proceeding with this one. This video assumes you've already hacked your PSP.