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March 31, 2013 // 8:42 am - Following up on their previous updates, this weekend PlayStation 3 developers Estwald and D_Skywalk (with help from Miralatijera) have updated the PS3 backup game manager known as Iris Manager to version 2.22B with the changes below.

Download: Iris Manager v2.22B for v4.XX PS3 CFW / IrisManager2.22B_animated.pkg / GIT

Iris Manager v2.22B Changelog:

  • Fixed offset in the payload strcpy lv2 MLT 4.40 (major bug)
  • Patcher explore_plugin modified to show the disc icon and MLT 4.40 error while patching which includes Miralatijera

To quote, roughly translated:

What is IrisManager?

IrisManager is a port of HermesManager based on PSLIGHT, Tiny3D, PS3Soundlib and OpenPS3FTP, is a completly legal open code manager made with Homebrew tools. Iris will load both PS3 and PS1 backups.

Supports the custom firmwares:

3.41 (Hermes), 3.55 (Kmeaw), 4.21 & 4.30 CEX (with LV1 access, like Rogero or Rebug), 4.31 CFW (MiralaTijera) and 4.21 DEX 4.30 CFW, 4.31 CFW.

Warning: Not compatibility with all CFW.


  • Support PS3 games from external HDD (dev_usbxxx/GAMEZ) or internal HDD (dev_hdd0/GAMES)
  • Display game covers in multiMAN style (copy the JPG files like BLES12345.JPG to /dev_hdd0/game/IMANAGER4/covers)
  • Support large files (+4GB) cached on internal HDD for games launched from USB
  • Obsolete: ability to replace EBOOT.BIN with lower fw requirment for games launched from BD drive
  • Support PS2 data for games like Singstar (the path included "ps2disc.txt" is mounted as "/dev_ps2disc")
  • Support PSX games from CD and ISO image format (sector size of 2048, 2352, 2336 or 2448 bytes)
  • Note: Assign the MC from Iris (the system hangs if MC is assigned from the emu)
  • Support play of extracted PKG stored on external HDD (extract the PKG to "dev_usbxxx/game")
  • PKG Installation from Iris (Tools -> .PKG Install)
  • Support easy copy of program's data from /dev_usb/iris to /dev_hdd0/game/IMANAGER4
  • FTP Support

Iris Manager v2.22B PS3 Backup Game Manager Updated By Estwald

Iris Manager v2.22B PS3 Backup Game Manager Updated By Estwald

Iris Manager v2.22B PS3 Backup Game Manager Updated By Estwald

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#388 - voice02 - June 12, 2015 // 12:05 pm
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thanks, its the best!

#387 - Crypto71 - June 12, 2015 // 1:23 am
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Thanks for your excellent work

#386 - onlysmokereg - June 12, 2015 // 1:00 am
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i wish navi-x in showtime still worked

#385 - PS4 News - June 11, 2015 // 10:49 pm
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Following the previous update and Ferrox v1.00 4.75 PS3 CFW release, today PlayStation 3 developer Alexander unofficially updated the IrisMAN PS3 backup game manager by aldostools to version 3.47 to support PS3 4.75 Custom Firmware followed by bugfix v3.47.1, v3.48 (which includes 4.75 DEX support), v3.49 (adds 4.76 CEX support) and v3.50 with details below.

Download: IRISMAN3_47-FINAL-by Alexander.pkg (4.5 MB) / (3.3 MB) / UP0001-IRISMAN3_47_1kk.pkg (4.5 MB) / UP0001-IRISMAN3_47_1kk.pkg (Mirror) / / (Mirror) / IrisMAN 3.48 Unofficial (4.75 DEX) by / IrisMAN 3.48 Unofficial (4.75 DEX) by (Mirror) / (Source Code) / IRISMAN_349.pkg / Joonie86 IrisMAN GIT / IRISMAN_Lite.v3.50.pkg / IRISMAN_350.rar (Source Code)

To quote, roughly translated: IRISMAN 3.47 by Alexander

IrisMAN 3.47 Changelog:

IrisMAN 3.47.1 Changelog: (via attempts to fix the following glitch:

From Charlie.bucket: freezing after starting any mounted game, forced to hold power button for 30 seconds, after 3 times of freezing/resetting i got caught in a restore database loop and had to re-install ferrox 4.75 v1.00.

  • Updated new MAMBA of _NzV_
  • Updated patches deank with those of M @ tsumoto

Special thanks to aldostools to his manager and I hope you come back soon on the scene. The boys MiZiO90 , SNK , REIZA72 (Beta Tester).

Without a valid DUMP you can not get IDPS, LV2MOUNTADDR .... For the rest of the lv2kernel.elf it has everything, or almost.

I'm working on porting the 4.75dex (IrisMan Unofficial). If you might be interested, to integrate them into webmanmod in a future release of 475 DREX.

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Coming Soon... Full support mamba, 475dex, control fan and much more...

From Joonie: Just in case you want to compare with my port, btw for MAMBA I suggest using the offsets on my COBRA source, I verified them 4 times already unless you want to double check for me

Download: payload_475dex.c

IrisMAN 3.48 Unofficial (4.75 DEX) Changelog:

  • Added support payload 4.75dex
  • Added support payload 4.75dex control fans
  • Porting mamba 4.75dex
  • Thanks to joonie for syscall unmount (reported on some games error 8001003D)

IrisMAN v3.48 Changelog:

  • Payload added to the Custom Firmware 4.75 DEX;
  • Added payload for the Fan Control for Custom Firmware 4.75 DEX
  • Full support for the payload mamba 4.75 DEX
  • Latest patches for deank 4.75DEX
  • API CORE 475DEX included in src.

I thank the guys for Dump LV2 and testing (SNK, MiZiO90)

Thanks to Joonie correction "UMOUNT SYSCAL" (Some games on the folder, reported the error 8001003D)

IrisMAN v3.49 Changelog:

  • Added 4.76 CEX support [although not needed]
  • Fixed 4.30 DEX payload , now MAMBA fully works without freezing

IrisMAN v3.50 Changelog:

  • Improved support for BD Mirror on Cobra/Mamba
  • Added support to unmount games mounted by webMAN
  • sk1e payload now uses syscall 38 to avoid conflicts with Mamba/Cobra syscall 8
  • Updated Mamba to add back the Cobra PSX emulation and extended lv1 peeks
  • Now the GUI can be controlled by multiple game pads (instead of the first connected)

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#384 - LinearBitxh - June 7, 2015 // 10:03 pm
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it's nice, i like really like it !

#383 - ImAPineapple - June 7, 2015 // 7:36 pm
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This app is so helpful, thanks dude

#382 - dahummer - May 25, 2015 // 11:17 am
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nice work, thanks.

#381 - Microbox6 - May 20, 2015 // 12:13 pm
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Thanks for the pkg!

#380 - th3ch1ld - May 17, 2015 // 6:35 pm
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Cool thank you so much for this article ! It'll be useful really nice !

#379 - Bulldogg6 - May 17, 2015 // 1:51 pm
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Thanks for that useful information!!!