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November 19, 2011 // 5:44 pm - Following up on the previous releases, today I have updated the PS3 PKGView Extractor homebrew application for PC to version 1.0 followed by version 1.1 and version 1.1b which include bug fixes.

Download: PS3 PKGView v1.0 Extractor / PS3 PKGView v1.1 Extractor / PS3 PKGView v1.1b Extractor

PkgView is a tool for extracting files from PS3 pkg. Tool is 100% legal it contains no Sony code. PkgView also has a graphical interface that simplifies the extraction of both individual files and the complete package.

PkgView Changelog:

Version 1.1b


Version 1.1

  • FIX: Fails to extract big files

Version 1.0

  • FIX: PARAM.SFO not appear.
  • FIX: Empty folders not appear.
  • Added support for retail pkg (thanks to the implementation of Mathieulh).
  • Now accepts pkg passed as parameter.
  • Added support for drag-Pkg to the application.
  • Added option to extract the source folder
  • Added extension association .Pkg
  • Added option Extract here in the context menu of Windows.

BETA 2

  • FIX: Duplicate Folders and files out
  • FIX: Check if the pkg is debug
  • Added extraction of folders
  • Improved extraction algorithm

BETA 1

  • first version




PS3 PKGView v1.0 Extractor Homebrew Application is Updated

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#59 - PS4 News - April 9, 2012 // 5:25 am
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I have now promoted the news to our main page and +Rep for the update ifcaro!

#58 - ifcaro - April 8, 2012 // 8:54 pm
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Following up on my previous revision, today a new PS3 PKGView Extractor homebrew application version 1.3 update is available.

Download: PS3 PKGView v1.3 Extractor

PKGView is a tool for extracting files from PS3 PKG. Tool is 100% legal it contains no code Sony.

PKGView also has a graphical interface that simplifies the extraction of both individual files and the complete package.

PS3 PKGView Version 1.3 Changelog:

  • Added support to psx/psp packages.
  • Added Windows 7 Taskbar progress.


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#57 - mod632 - January 12, 2012 // 11:12 pm
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Nice, i was just looking on net how to view pkg files and saw this!

thx for news!

#56 - SheenuTheLegend - January 11, 2012 // 6:23 pm
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great but how can i repkg it easily?

i just wanna edit icon0.png and pic1.png thats it.

#55 - PS4 News - January 11, 2012 // 2:54 am
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Thanks for the update ifcaro, +Rep and I have promoted it to the main page now as well!

#54 - ifcaro - January 10, 2012 // 8:15 pm
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Following up on my previous releases, today a new PS3 PKGView Extractor homebrew application version 1.2 update is available and has been fully tested by catalinnc.

Download: PS3 PKGView v1.2 Extractor

PKGView is a tool for extracting files from PS3 PKG. Tool is 100% legal it contains no code Sony. PKGView also has a graphical interface that simplifies the extraction of both individual files and the complete package.

PS3 PKGView v1.2 Extractor Homebrew Application Version 1.2 Changelog:

  • FIX: Still failing to extract large files.
  • FIX: Structure parsing issues.
  • FIX: Other extraction issues.
  • More descriptive extraction window.
  • Optimized extraction of retail pkg.
  • Now creates an extraction log.


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#53 - catalinnc - January 1, 2012 // 3:50 pm
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ifcaro thanks a lot for this tool... it has a little problem... it can't deal with +4gb files (.psarcs) inside +4gb .pkg... can you fix it?

here is a +4gb with a +4gb .psarc in it to test (GOW)...

http://zeus.dl.playstation.net/cdn/UP9000/NPUA80490_00/Q4aHEarfYLMYVaICOq1wi6StDeytGiQqpS7OYr743UDSktKcKQEkesEOYQbM9mfnU77TNdDOWurCqO3u9hXrQvX0xFtbi0WsUQIWH.pkg

best regards...

#52 - ifcaro - November 23, 2011 // 12:31 am
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Thanks for replying, I will update on my website then.

#51 - TheBlack - November 23, 2011 // 12:06 am
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thanks a lot, with your previous 1.1 version, sometimes, got me the following error :

[Register or Login to view code]


with your latest zip everything is ok, thanks again.

#50 - ifcaro - November 21, 2011 // 9:56 pm
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Any feedback? This version works?