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August 18, 2011 // 1:21 pm - Today PlayStation 3 developer RazorX has released a PS3 3.70 Spoof TCL Mod and Tasks for PS3MFW Builder to allow Modified Firmware users to change PS3 XML and RCO files alongside some ready-made PS3Ultimate CFW versions below and a PS3Ultimate Store Channel release from PsDev.

Download: PS3 3.70 Spoof TCL Mod / Change PS3 XML Files / Change PS3 RCO Files / PS3Ultimate 3.55 CFW (Unspoofed) / PS3Ultimate 3.55 CFW (3.66 Spoofed) / PS3Ultimate 3.55 CFW (3.70 Spoofed) / Altered PKG Files / PS3 Ultimate 1 / PS3 Ultimate 2 (Black) / XMB_Plugin_Normal (Black & White) / PS3Ultimate Store Channel / PS3Ultimate CFW Coldboot.raf (Updated Bugfix)

When using the spoof, your PS3 will display the following prompt: "The latest version of the system software is already installed. There is no need to update."

To quote: This does not mean that you can use this to sign into to PSN. All that this basically does is allow you to not have to worry about your console being accidentally updated. NO PSN! I've now got a 3.70 spoof tcl that is 3.70 51968 001:CEX-ww

RazorX also releases two other tasks he created for use with PS3MFW Builder, Change XML Files, and Change RCO Files.

Currently, there are three different versions: 3.66 Spoofed, 3.70 Spoofed, and 3.55 Unspoofed. NOTE: With the versions that come SPOOFED, the only way to revert back to another FW is though Recovery Menu.

This is a 3.55 CFW Ive just finished creating with PS3MFW Builder. It is setup in a way I think everyone will like, here is some of the options I set:

  • Patched Lv1 Hypervisor
  • Patched Lv2 Kernel
  • Patched Package Installer
  • Patched all self/sprx to secure privacy
  • Patched application launcher
  • Added homebrew category
  • Added Start Game (Disc-less) to game category (/app_home/PS3_GAME/)
  • Cleaned unwanted items from XMB
  • Patched translations
  • Replaced coldboot
  • Replaced some RCO files
  • Replaced some XML files
  • Changed cinavia DRM affected files
  • Changed default theme
  • Spoofed to 3.70 (3.70 51968 001:CEX-ww)

After you install this CFW, go straight into theme settings and apply the default theme. I would also like to say I'd be very happy to receive any help. That is going to really improve this CFW further. I have been trying to change the icons on the ingame XMB and the main XMB, to set it up were I don't need the theme.

But, I have had little success so far, so any help would be appreciated. I have put the "Start Game (Disc-less)" in games, and the "Install Packages" in debug. In the future I'd very much like to also have the debug settings in there, so if anyone can do this let me know..

To do this firmware I had to create my own tcl files, so I have included them too. Ive also included some altered pkg files for you to try, and by altered I mean the categories changed, and images slightly altered. So enjoy...

Updates: This cfw has been updated with a 3.70 spoof and i have just installed it and it does now say version 3.70 so if you have installed the previous cfw with the 3.66 spoof just install this straight over the top of it from the recovery menu..

For all you who want unspoofed versions here you go i've also added a spoof_version.tcl for 3.70.

I've just created a larger theme for my cfw it now has 16 different backgrounds in HD and SD i hope you all like it

And for all of you who want something different and know what to do with rco files i've just created a black theme which i think is fantastic i created every icon but you cant change the psn icon with a theme as far as i know so ive included the rco file to change it, ive also included the normal one to switch back its only 1 rco so its not difficult and let me know what you think so i can use that in a future release thanks..

Instructions aka 1-2-3 UFW (PS3 Ultimate 3.55 CFW):

1. Format USB device FAT32
2. Place PS3UPDAT.PUP in x:/PS3/UPDATE
3. Install via XMB

NOTE: If you are not on OFW 3.55, please download and install that first, the same way you would install NFW. You can find OFW 3.55 here.

PS3Ultimate Store:

How to add the channel:

  • Place the folder called xil in this directory "/Dev_hdd0/tmp/explore
  • The channel will end up in the Tv Section


PS3 3.70 Spoof TCL Mod and Tasks for PS3MFW Builder Released

PS3 3.70 Spoof TCL Mod and Tasks for PS3MFW Builder Released

PS3 3.70 Spoof TCL Mod and Tasks for PS3MFW Builder Released

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#67 - elser1 - September 26, 2011 // 9:40 pm
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here's the diagram..

http://www.ps4news.com/forums/ps3-guides-tutorials/ps3-infectus-install-procedure-cecha01-revision-101429.html

and here's the downgrade.. easy to find with search..

http://www.ps4news.com/forums/ps3-hacks-jailbreak/ps3-firmware-3-6x-downgrade-via-infectus-waninkoko-brick-fix-119945.html

+rep to heyman.. LOL

#66 - HeyManHRU - September 26, 2011 // 9:38 pm
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There is a guide here (http://www.ps4news.com/forums/ps3-guides-tutorials/ps3-infectus-install-procedure-cecha01-revision-101429.html) on how to install the Infectus chip. Might be useful .

#65 - elser1 - September 26, 2011 // 9:35 pm
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there is a diagram here somewhere, just use the search for infectus downgrade and you should find it.. not sure if its what you need but you can search for infectus ps3 installation or something also.. good luck

#64 - soukray - September 26, 2011 // 7:38 pm
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i've got the fat ps3 i bought the infectus chip ages ago but i couldnt really solder it coz there was no instructions with it for my version of ps3. i have it just sitting there lol i've herd there a new one out progskeet would that so the job ? or is there any way i can get my hand on instruction on how to install infectus ?

thanks for your time guys

#63 - HeyManHRU - September 25, 2011 // 11:57 pm
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It actually depends on whether your PS3 has a Nor or NAND chip.

#62 - Ezio - September 25, 2011 // 11:53 pm
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Yes, but only with hardware flasher like infectus 2, progskeet, teensy2++, or dual boot with e3. The flasher depends from your ps3. Is it phat or slim?

#61 - soukray - September 25, 2011 // 11:32 pm
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i'm already on 3.70 ofw any way to downgrade ?

#60 - Foo - September 25, 2011 // 2:12 am
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Quote Originally Posted by HeyManHRU View Post
What "vital" thing is it lacking? You can play games off it (that you can play on any 3.55 CFW) and install all the applications you can install on Kmeaw CFW.

They're not completely "vital" but, personally I would be happy with this, yet most people now adays aren't satisfied until they have a CFW that does everything. Which then only puts it down.

#59 - HeyManHRU - September 25, 2011 // 2:03 am
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What "vital" thing is it lacking? You can play games off it (that you can play on any 3.55 CFW) and install all the applications you can install on Kmeaw CFW.

#58 - Foo - September 25, 2011 // 1:21 am
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This looks very interesting, but it's still lacking some vital things...