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January 12, 2012 // 10:20 pm - Today MultiMAN Cobra Manager (mmCM) version 04.00.00 has been released, and those interested in updating multiMAN without the DRM-infected dongle can now do so as is it not required for non-Cobra multiMAN functionality on the PlayStation 3 console.

Download: multiMAN Cobra Manager (mmCM) v04.00.00 Update (20120112) / multiMAN Cobra Manager (mmCM) v04.00.00 Full (20120113) (184.72 MB) / multiMAN Cobra Manager (mmCM) v04.00.00 Full (20120113) (Mirror - 184.72 MB)

Previously multiMAN developer deank stated to the PlayStation 3 scene that he was not in bed with Cobra (aka Max Louarn), however, some PS3 developers such as CrashSerious appear to think otherwise, to quote via Twitter:

"Huge thanks to deank for leaving the scene and selling out to Cobra [/satire]"

Below is the multiMAN Cobra Manager (mmCM) v04.00.00 Full (20120113) changelog, as follows:

13 - 01 - 2012

  • Added support for jpg/png covers for BD/DVD ISO files in "Coverflow" mode
  • Added PIC1.PNG/SND0.AT3 (background image and music) support to lastGAME and "PSP Launcher" for PSP ISO files
  • Improved performance when extracting CSO to ISO and when creating ISO files from folders
  • SIXAXIS gyroscope affects screensaver mode (wave/tilt the controller to navigate the starfield)
  • Improved "Coverflow" display mode
  • Added preparations for experimental support for multi-disc PSX games in CUE+BIN or ISO format for up to 4 discs. ("Required Cobra USB/FW update will be announced when PSX multidisc support is available")
  • mmCM 04.00.00 will work without CobraUSB dongle connected (click HERE for more information). New mmCM users will have to install mmCM 04.00.00 FULL version..

Changelog for non-Cobra users updating from multiMAN 02.09.02 to multiMAN/mmCM 04.00.00:

  • Added function "Create ISO from folder"
  • Support for *.0/.31, *.001/.032, *.66600/.66631 split file formats
  • Join split files in file manager (select and copy the first file to get the rest joined)
  • New display mode "XBDM" - XBOX Dash Clone
  • Added option "Detect Game Title in ISO Images" to allow using ISO filenames and *not* scan for game names in local database
  • Improved scanning for retro roms/iso and covers (populating the Retro column)
  • New THEME format (.thm). One theme - one file. Easy installation within multiMAN/mmCM without going to XMB to install theme pkg files.
  • mmTM - Easy to use PC application to create thm files from folders (separate download).
  • multiMAN/mmCM will try to read disc volume labels and display in VIDEO column (BD/DVD entry) and in other display modes.
  • Added indication (rotating refresh icon next to the column icon) when multiMAN/mmCM is loading/extracting title thumbnails (XMMB mode)
  • Added pop-up notifications when new versions of multiMAN/mmCM and Showtime are available for download
  • Added pop-up notification when running low on disc space (less than 1GB on internal HDD)
  • Added pop-up notification when multiMAN/mmCM successfully connects to nethost folders during startup (/net_host# in File Manager)
  • Added support for downloading themes in a background thread (pop-up messages will notify user when download starts and completes)
  • Added support for copying big (4+GB) files in File Manager to USB drives. multiMAN/mmCM will split source file when copying to USB.
  • Changed option "Link Video Library to Showtime" - it will only create links for XMB Video files, but will not start Showtime
  • Added shortcut (virtual folder) "XMB Video Files" when browsing HDD/USB drives in VIDEO column
  • Added "Showtime Font Preference" option to select 10 different fonts for SHOWTIME media player (GUI and Subtitles)
  • Added support to extract PSP CSO (compressed ISO) files in XMMB/XBDM display modes and File Manager (extracted image is saved in /dev_hdd0/PSPISO)
  • Added shortcut to ISO folder when browsing external USB devices (PSP connected with memory stick /ISO folder, containing CSO and ISO files)
  • Added music playback fade-out when leaving multiMAN/mmCM
  • Added download progress indication in XMMB/XBDM modes - Web column. An entry will show current download filename and percentage of completion.
  • Added TextViewer in File Manager (supported files colored in light blue). Supports viewing of ANSI/UTF plain text files.
  • TextViewer controls: L1/R1 - PageUp/PageDown, L2/R2 - zoom out/in (50%-250%), R3 - change font, UP/DOWN/LEFT/RIGHT - scroll/pan, L1/R1+SELECT - skip to start/end of file
  • Added support for browsing Video, Games, Favorites and Retro (ROMS/PS1/PS2/PSP) in "Coverflow" display mode. Change content mode with UP/DOWN.
  • Improved performance when extracting CSO to ISO and when creating ISO files from folders
  • SIXAXIS gyroscope affects screensaver mode (wave/tilt the controller to navigate the starfield)
  • Improved "Coverflow" display mode

MultiMAN Cobra Manager (mmCM) v04.00.00, No Dongle Required

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#1189 - l3allermann - December 18, 2014 // 2:44 pm
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I am on rebug 4.65 dex, if i try first other homebrews than multiman it gives me error than need restart

#1188 - fivehoodie - December 17, 2014 // 5:20 pm
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can I use this as an update to multiMAN 3.55? (my bro never bothered to update the console so we're stuck with old games)

#1187 - malakadil - December 17, 2014 // 8:59 am
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#1186 - DaHandy - December 16, 2014 // 5:49 pm
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This is just awesome...

#1185 - mauropava - December 16, 2014 // 10:12 am
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#1184 - chobs - December 16, 2014 // 9:03 am
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Got a spare ps3 i was able to jailbreak and is now running 4.66 darknet cfw.

I have had IRISMAN on it and it has picked up my ntfs drive no problem and found my backup iso's on it. Although some of them were not showing up even though converted and checked with IRD files etc changed file names and still not picked up by irisman.

So i thought i would try multiman as i want to use the same external drive for my other console which has a cobra ode installed. I cannot get it to detect the drive on the multiman xmb but if i go into mmos file explorer it see's the drive.

I have put iso's in 'GAMES' & 'GAMEZ' on the root of the drive and it will not detect them.

Have i got the folder system wrong?
At the moment it is:
Should it be:

Or if anyone knows why irisman is not detecting some of my backups, ff13 lightning returns and need for speed rivals are 2 of the ones not working but they are detected and play fine on my cobra machine.

#1183 - fantax - December 16, 2014 // 4:20 am
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woot nice updates

#1182 - Isleofdoom - December 15, 2014 // 10:49 pm
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Yes it has been added into darknet 4.66 cfw but I not a darknet fan after my buddy had downgrade issues n was qa and everything.

#1181 - aidevelopment - December 15, 2014 // 9:17 pm
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great! So, anyone got that already?

#1180 - Isleofdoom - December 15, 2014 // 3:36 pm
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Quote Originally Posted by misiozol View Post
change to normal cfw

From what I have seen try switching to Mm 4.66.02 as another has stated it but if you are using cobra port try deans new stage2 bin n add in dev_flash