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79w ago - Following up on the previous update, today PlayStation 3 developer aldostools updated the PS3 backup game manager known as Iris Manager to version 2.60B-1 followed by some unofficial updates with the changes outlined below.

Download: UP0001-IMANAGER4_00-VER260BMOD000001-A0100-V0100-PE.pkg / IrisManager_2.60B-1_(mod)_src.rar / IRISMAN.pkg / IRISMAN_src.rar / IRISMAN.pkg (v2.60-B4) / IRISMAN.pkg (v2.60-B4) (Mirror) / IRISMAN_src.rar (v2.60-B4) / IRISMAN.pkg (v2.60-B5) / IRISMAN_src.rar (v2.60-B5) / IRISMAN.pkg (v2.60-B6) / IRISMAN_src.rar (v2.60-B6) / IRISMAN.pkg.239.v2.60B-7.pkg

To quote: well, as everyone is creating his own fork... I decided to make my own fork.

It is not intended to be a competition entry nor a replacement of any manager. I made this fork just for FUN (and for educational purposes)... Do not expect any new fancy feature... it is basically the same 2.60B (with all the Cobra stuff added by Estwald) with IMHO a better button layout and a couple of cosmetic changes. For respect to the original dev, I didn't use a different name and just added the term "(mod)".

Holding L2 or R2 when the program starts you can go directly to File Manager. Some of the changes are:

File Manager:

  • Select + Start access the File Manager (like multiMAN)
  • L1 / L2 in File Manager scroll by page
  • Left Dir / Right Dir changes to focus to left/right (top/down) panel (formerly L1/R1)
  • Select + O prompt if you want to exit to XMB from File Manager
  • O on the Game List asks if you want to exit to XMB
  • Triangle is menu (like in XMB)

Game List:

  • Select + O on the Game List asks if you want to reboot the PS3
  • Triangle is menu (like in XMB)
  • O is cancel (like in XMB)
  • L2 + Start switches between coverflow/game list

I was going to keep it for personal use, but I think someone could find it useful and use the changes that I made to improve the Manager.

Update: Ok, I changed the ID to IRISMAN00.... For the moment I "changed" the name to "Iris MANager (mod)". Obviously the "MAN" in uppercase is a direct allusion to multiMAN (most of the changes were made to resemble it). If someone can suggest a better name... I can change it....

PS. the version with the new name has now 3 GUI modes: grid 6x4 from PS3ITA, the original grid 4x3 and the recent coverflow.
PS2. Although the file name still says "IMANAGER4", the content ID is "UP0001-IRISMAN00_00-VER260BMOD000003"

Changelog 2.60B-1:

Holding L2 or R2 when the program starts you can go directly to File Manager. Some of the changes are:

Buttons / Function

File Manager

  • Start + Select: Access the File Manager (like multiMAN)
  • L1 L2: In File Manager scroll by page
  • Left / Right: Changes to focus to left/right (top/down) panel (formerly L1/R1)
  • Select + O: Prompt if you want to exit to XMB from File Manager
  • O: On the Game List asks if you want to exit to XMB
  • Triangle: On the Game List asks if you want to exit to XMB is menu (like in XMB)

Game List

  • Select + O: On the Game List asks if you want to reboot the PS3
  • Triangle: Is menu (like in XMB)
  • O: Is cancel (like in XMB)
  • L2 + Start: Switches between coverflow/game list

Changelog 2.60B-2:

  • Added option to disable the integrated fan control utility (it does not try to load the payload)

Changelog 2.60B-3:

This is an unofficial version of Iris Manager 2.60B. This version includes all the nice Cobra features added by Estwald. The changes that I made are mainly related to the user interface (buttons layout are more XMB-like, quick access to File Manager, progress bar when game list is scanned, colors, 3 gui modes, etc.).

It also includes the Payloads for 4.41DEX/4.46DEX/4.50DEX and the grid 6x4 from Rancid-O's PS3ITA Manager. The most notable feature is that unlike the official version, it scans GAMES/GAMEZ/GAMES_DUP/GAMES_BAD on the external drives.

  • Now scans for PS3 games in the following folders: /GAMEZ, /GAMES, /GAMES_DUP, /GAMES_BAD (external drive)
  • The Yes/No dialogs can be cancelled with CIRCLE
  • Added payloads for 4.41DEX, 4.46DEX, 4.50DEX from PS3ITA (all the credits to Rancid-o / Zz_SACRO_zZ)
  • In File Manager, the O now acts like multiMAN's mmOS (show file menu) (exit to Game List with Select + Start -> same as multiMAN)
  • Now there is a progress bar when games are being scanned
  • Quicker access to the File Manager with L2 or R2 when the program starts (now it does not scan the game list)
  • Exit from File Manager does not scan the game list unless there was a copy/delete/move activity (use R3 if you need to refresh the list)
  • Now it also has mode 6x4 from PS3ITA for a total of 3 modes (coverflow, 6x4, 4x3). (I had many freeze issues with the mode 8x6, so I didn't add it)
  • Changed the Tilte ID to "IRISMAN00" to avoid conflict with Iris (official version).

Changelog 2.60B-4:

  • Auto preview images in FM (.png, .jpg)
  • Support to .ISO.0 (uppercase) in FM
  • Custom ftp commands (SITE SHUTDOWN, SITE REBOOT)

Changelog 2.60B-5:

  • Added auto-launch of PSX ISO if found in /USRDIR/ps1_iso/ (now you can create your own bootable PSX isos on non-cobra CFW or replace the self+eboot in PS1toPS3's USRDIR folder to run it on CFW 4.46-4.50).
  • Fixed bug: ISOs were listed 4 times
  • Improved mount last game (holding L1 when the program starts)
  • Improved PSX ISO split list: now can be cancelled, use UP/DOWN to select
  • File Manager is more responsive, EBOOT and ISOs are listed in green
  • Fixed freeze accessing Game Option from grid 4x6.

Changelog 2.60B-6:

  • Added GUI mode 8x6 from PS3ITA (now there are 4 GUI modes)
  • Added memory card configuration launching IRISMAN and holding L1/R1 when a PSX ISO exists in USRDIR/ps1_iso/
  • More bug fixes.

Changelog 2.60B-7:

  • Fixed a bug that caused an exit to XMB while changing the settings in the GUI modes 6x4 and 8x6.
  • Added a progress bar to Fix File Permissions.


Iris Manager v2.60B-1 PS3 Backup Game Manager Updated by Aldostools

Iris Manager v2.60B-1 PS3 Backup Game Manager Updated by Aldostools

Iris Manager v2.60B-1 PS3 Backup Game Manager Updated by Aldostools

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#102 - PS4 News - 82w ago
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Following up on the previous update, today PlayStation 3 developer StevenCapes has unofficially updated the PS3 backup game manager known as Iris Manager to version 2.58.1 followed by v2.58.2 (DEX) and v2.58.3 dubbed Simplicity v2.58 with the changes outlined below.

Download: Simplicity v2.58.1.pkg / Simplicity v2.5.8.2 - DEX Support - BETA.pkg / Simplicity v2.58.3.pkg / GIT

To quote: Simplicity v2.58 - A Simple Kind of Loader - Brought to you by StephenCapes

Simplicity is a modified version of the well known backup loaded “Iris Manager”. The source version I started with is v2.58 by Estwald. The main reason for this fork was to simplify the GUI and make it look a little more polished. This is my first PS3 Homebrew release so go easy on me and let me know areas I could improve.

Changes from Iris Manager:

  • Background colors have been removed, leaving a simple black.
  • Music has been completely removed.
  • Date, Time, Temp, and Device Space has also been removed.
  • In cover flow mode game sorting by console has been removed.
  • FTP Icon’s color has been changed
  • Other minor GUI changes were made.
  • Navigation controls have been altered (“X” is accept, “O” is back, “Triangle” is game settings, “Square” is not used, “Select” is global settings “, “Start” is not used)
  • The rest stayed the same.

Changes for Simplicity v2.58.1:

  • added back the USB overlay

Other changes will be coming... Thanks you for your support!!

Changes for Simplicity v2.58.3:

  • removed game config*icons*(Direct Boot & Requires Disc) from game selection
  • made adjustments to the grammar throughout...
  • removed unnecessary notifications
  • removed the "Favorites" function
  • changed the font to the default PS3 font
  • added support for DEX versions 4.41, 4.46, and 4.50
  • cleaned up some of the coding and changed version to 2.58.3 (2.58.2 was a beta for DEX support)

Other changes will be coming...

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#101 - skopp - 82w ago
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thank you

#100 - PS4 News - 82w ago
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Following up on the previous update, today PlayStation 3 developers Estwald and D_Skywalk have updated the PS3 backup game manager known as Iris Manager to version 2.58 with the changes outlined below.

Download: Iris Manager v2.58 for v4.XX PS3 CFW / Iris Manager v2.58 for v4.XX PS3 CFW (Mirror)

To quote, roughly translated: What's New in version 2.58:

Archive Manager (File Manager):

  • Added vertical split by default in windows A and B from resolution 720P (to switch between vertical/horizontal, press L2/R2).
  • Added .png/.jpg small viewer pressing X on these files.
  • Added automatic display of ICON0.PNG when we list from game directory (GAMEZ, GAMES) passing through the game folder (the viewer uses the path - "game folder"/PS3_GAME/ICON0.PNG to show it.
  • Fixed error of recurring copy when copy to the same unit, at a lower level folder.
  • Added libntf_ext latest changes that allow to use functions like fopen() for NTFS/EXTx drives.

NOTE: remember that NTFS/EXTx support only works in Archive Manager: to install .PKG proceed from there.

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#99 - PS4 News - 83w ago
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Following up on the previous update, today PlayStation 3 developers Estwald and D_Skywalk have updated the PS3 backup game manager known as Iris Manager to version 2.56 with the changes outlined below.

Download: Iris Manager v2.56 for v4.XX PS3 CFW

To quote, roughly translated: IMPORTANT: After installing the PKG , restart the PS3 , if it was loaded before Iris Manager

What's New in version 2.56:

  • Added support for devices with NTFS (Windows , read / write)) and EXT2/3/4 (Linux , read only) from "Archive Manager" (support to EXT2/3/4 filesystem partitions in external devices (only read access) from "Archive Manager")
  • Added support for BD Emu PS3_GM01 activated (support to "direct multiboot" discs using the disc structure: dev_bdvd/PS3_GM01/ in "BD emu" mode)

NOTE: Remember that writing is experimental support and assume risks when using it: check with "chkdsk " to ensure that no data is lost or corrupted.

With the partitions "ext" to be in read, no problem that can corrupt anything.

1) plug in the device and wait 5 to 10 seconds for it to mount. If not, unplug and re- plug. Multiple devices can be plugged.

2) the partitions are displayed as " ntfs0 :" a " ntfsX "

3) Remember that it is important to mount the device before unplugging: from the root option "Archive Manager" or leave Iris Manager

  • Added support asynchronous copy to speed up file copying in "Archive Manager"
  • Added option in "Archive Manager" (press SELECT) "Get file / folder info " for information on the number and size of files required to copy.

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#98 - drphuz - 83w ago
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Picks up my 500gb Toshiba ntfs perfect. Reads great, but write state is not perfected yet.

GREAT JOB!! THANKS!!!

#97 - PS4 News - 83w ago
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Following up on his previous update, today PlayStation 3 developers Estwald and D_Skywalk have updated the PS3 backup game manager known as Iris Manager to version 2.50 with the changes detailed below.

Iris Manager v2.50 for v4.XX PS3 CFW / irismanager-4-v.2.50.rar (Mirror) / irismanager-4-v.2.50-master_scr.zip / irismanager-4-v.2.50-master_scr.zip (Mirror) / Iris Manager v2.50 for v4.XX PS3 CFW (Animated)

To quote, roughly translated:

1) Added a separate charger and isolate application itself in principle, LIBFS patched, but this could open other possibilities.

2) Added a status check of Network and warning messages in case of error, for FTP

3) New GUI format “slide icons” accessible “Global Options” (Global Options) -> “Change Current GUI” (Change Current GUI), with new colors with smooth gradient background.

New Controls:

  • DPAD LEFT / RIGHT: move one position to the left or right
  • L1/R1: Scroll up and jumping a number of positions within the icons
  • DPAD UP: Toggle between favorites / Games
  • DPAD DOWN: Changes to Games, managing change games as follows (shown in the screen below-center):
  • PS3 – PSX: Displays all the games in alphabetical order
  • PS3> PSX: Displays first PS3 games in alphabetical order and then PSX equally (ie, separating the groups and shows first PS3)
  • PSX> PS2: Sample first PSX games in alphabetical order and then the PS3 in the same way (ie, separating the groups and shows first PSX)

The settings are stored: note that it is not the same as pressing L3/R3.

Favorites Mode:

They are still 12 and you can add / remove or exchange options positions from holding down L2 and then TRIANGLE

Information Display

  • Top – Left: Favorite Mode / Games (set current / number of total games)
  • Top – Center: Game Title
  • Top – Right: Devices connected. In Yellow which contains the current game
  • Bottom – Left: In the inset shows the configuration of the games, if you need a BR disc, Direct Boot with an arrow, BD Emu or LIBFS. Below, date / time of the system.
  • Down – Center: management mode icons as described above.
  • Bottom-Right: active FTP Server icon, temperature data, etc.

Recharging Icons:

12 remains maximum slider although samples 5 to 7, depending on the width of these (covers Multiman format, fit 7). Recharge is improved by assigning icons in priority cargo from hdd0, then USB and finally that of BDVD in the background.

The system has been considering looking for speed and agility when looking for the game.

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#96 - PS4 News - 83w ago
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Following up on the previous update, today PlayStation 3 developers Estwald and D_Skywalk are back and have updated the PS3 backup game manager known as Iris Manager to version 2.55 with the changes detailed below.

Download: Iris Manager v2.55 for v4.XX PS3 CFW / Iris Manager v2.55 for v4.XX PS3 CFW (Animated)

To quote, roughly translated: IMPORTANT: After installing the PKG, restart the PS3, if Iris Manager was loaded before.

What's New in Version 2.55:

  • Added support for devices with NTFS partitions from "Archive Manager".

NOTE: Remember writing support is experimental and assume risks when using it: check with "chkdsk " to ensure that no data is lost or corrupted.

1) Plug in the device and wait 5 to 10 seconds for it to mount . If not, unplug and re-plug. Multiple devices can be plugged.

2) The partitions are displayed as "ntfs0:" to "ntfsX".

3) Remember that it is important to mount the device before unplugging: from root option of "Archive Manager" or exiting Iris Manager.

  • Added asynchronous copy support to speed up file copy in "Archive Manager".
  • Added option in "Archive Manager" (pressing SELECT) "Get file/folder info " for information on the number and size of files required to copy.

More information about the subject in the thread:

elotrolado.net/hilo_aplicacion-iris-manager-v2-52_1862716_s1990#p1734000255
elotrolado.net/hilo_aplicacion-iris-manager-v2-52_1862716_s2000#p1734008441

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#95 - PS4 News - 84w ago
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Following up on PS3ITA Manager v1.41, today Italian PlayStation 3 developer Rancid-o updated his fork of the PS3 homebrew application Iris Manager to PS3ITA Manager v1.50 followed by v1.51 for Custom Firmware users.

Download: PS3ita Manager 1.50 PKG / PS3ita Manager 1.50 Source / PS3ita Manager 1.51 PKG / PS3ita Manager 1.51 Source

To quote, roughly translated: v1.51, 14/10/13

Problem fixed:

  • Fixed a small bug in the functions “Restore original console id (EID5)”

v1.50, 13/10/13

New Features:

  • Added payload 4.50 DEX.
  • “Control fan” now also supports CFW 4.50 DEX.
  • Possibility to make “permanent” the console id inserted by keyboard on screen (ONLY FOR CFW 4.50 DEX). NOTE: the console id will be set automatically when you boot the console, is not necessary start ps3ita manager after every boot (ONLY FOR CFW 4.50 DEX).
  • Small adjustments to the values ​​of fan speed.

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#94 - PS4 News - 84w ago
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Following up on the previous (unofficial) updates, today PlayStation 3 developers Estwald and D_Skywalk are back and have updated the PS3 backup game manager known as Iris Manager to version 2.52 with the changes detailed below.

Download: Iris Manager v2.52 for v4.XX PS3 CFW / Iris Manager v2.52 for v4.XX PS3 CFW (Mirror) / Iris Manager v2.52 for v4.XX PS3 CFW (Mirror #2) / Iris Manager v2.52 for v4.XX PS3 CFW (Mirror #3) / GIT

To quote, roughly translated: What's new in version 2.52:

  • Added support to CFW 4.50 from Evilnat Manager version.
  • Added fix for error 80010009 on 4.50 FW games.

NOTE: this support has not been tested by me and after many months, if I have confused with something (hopefully not ): if there is a bug, write a comment in the thread and I will try to correct it as soon as possible.

Estwald

What's new in version 2. 51 (Official version):

  • Added support CFW 4.46 (from PS3Ita Manager v1.20.) Thanks to Rancid - o and company)
    Note: Has not been tested by me and I don't know if needed additional patches in Rogero 4.46 or if there is some kind of bug. I'm still in 4.40 MiralaTijera... so give a try it and if there are problems, we will see that it can be
  • Updated languages Chinese simplified/traditional (Thanks Liqianyu) and added Portuguese (from PS3Ita Manager v1.20)
  • Added access to menus of options (SELECT and START) by parental control lock to prevent children from accessing these options: If the parental control for the games is set between 1 and 8 inclusive pressing these buttons, display a message instead.

What's New in version 2.70 (Unofficial version by Evilnat aka Nathan_r32_69):

  • Added the payload for Custom Firmware 4.41 DEX (Evilnat);
  • Added the payload control fan for Custom Firmware 4.41 DEX

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#93 - PS4 News - 85w ago
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Following up on Iris Manager 2.68U Final and his PSN / SEN Enabler & Disabler v5.2.2, today PlayStation 3 developer Nathan_r32_69 (aka nathanr3269 or Evilnat_PS3SOS) has shared what he calls Evilnat's Manager v1.00U with the changes outlined below.

Download: Evilnat's Manager v1.00U.rar

Evilnat's Manager v1.00U

Here is Evilnat's Manager, an unofficial version of Iris Manager, I updated it because i love this backup launcher and I need it , and I changed his name too to not confuse with original releases from Estwald, nothing more, I added some changes for CFW 4.50:

Improvements

  • Added backups compatibility [4.50]
  • Added fan control compatibility [4.50]

This release installs on your internal HDD with IRIS00069 ID to not overwrite his original ID.

This release has a PKG and the src of course.

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