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November 30, 2009 // 12:32 am - Here is the first version 1.00 of my PSN Package Auto-Renamer for PlayStation 3.

If you download .PKG files from the Debug PlayStation Network Links or Retail PlayStation Network Links pages then it will simply rename them from the PSN hash to their proper ServiceID for collectors and developers.

Download: PSN Package Auto-Renamer v1.00 for PS3

It requires Microsoft .NET Framework Version 2.0 installed to run it, and then just drag and drop PlayStation 3 package(s) file(s) into the software window to rename them correctly.

Example: Smash Cars PSN hash is:


After renaming to ServiceID it is:


If you have any comments or bug reports post them below.


PSN Package Auto-Renamer v1.00 for PlayStation 3 is Released

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#2 - cfwprophet - November 30, 2009 // 7:20 am
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Really nice to see apps developing that could be useful. Not like the PS3 System Editor without a abbillity to resign the files or the image/pkg.

#1 - PS4 News - November 30, 2009 // 6:31 am
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Very clever Doc! +Rep I know when I grab PSN PS3 Themes such as THIS they are always lengthy names such as:


Your app works fine for them also, it automatically changed it to: UP9000-NPUA80191_00-QOREEP016THEME01-PE.pkg

I am sure somewhere at Sony HQ there is a master database of all the proper ServiceIDs we could import hehe... but with this app we can get by without access and it saves a lot of manual labor when renaming bulk .PKG files.