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This guide aims to cover everything to get your PS2 game backups up and running using Open PS2 Loader. Starting from backing up your disc based PS2 games, to setting up the USB drive, converting games to ISO, splitting games larger than 4 GB, downloading cover art, and finally setting up specific modes for problematic games on OPL. Although this tutorial is much longer than I originally anticipated, I wanted to cover everything I know about playing from USB on OPL and condense it into one video.

This video assumes you already have a modified PS2 console with access to OPL through a method such as FreeMCBoot, FreeHDBoot, FreeDVDBoot, Fortuna, etc.

#PS2 #PS2Modding #OPL

This video has been made with Fair Use in mind and has been created as an educational piece of media.

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Timestamps

0:00 – Intro
2:51 – Prerequisites
6:21 – Backing Up Games
9:55 – Drag & Drop Transfer
11:19 – 4GB+ Games
14:56 – OPL Manager Setup
16:30 – Converting to ISO
17:34 – Game Configuration & Cover Art
21:25 – OPL USB Setup
24:27 – Setting Modes in OPL
28:51 – Summary

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Product Affiliate Links:

Fat/Phat PlayStation 2:
Amazon – http://geni.us/PhatPS2
eBay – https://ebay.to/2PCIu39

Slim PlayStation 2:
Amazon – https://geni.us/aAlSz
eBay – https://ebay.to/3dUlCYr

PS2 Memory Card:
AliExpress – https://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/_dXt5IQn
Amazon – https://geni.us/DXkL
eBay – https://ebay.to/38qLA4S

Video Hardware I Use:
US – https://www.amazon.com/shop/mrmario2011
UK – https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/mrmario2011

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Downloads & More!

OPL Manager:
https://oplmanager.com/

ImgBurn:
https://www.softpedia.com/get/CD-DVD-Tools/Data-CD-DVD-Burning/ImgBurn.shtml

USBUtil:
https://www.ps2-home.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1240

fat32format:
http://www.ridgecrop.demon.co.uk/index.htm?guiformat.htm

OPL Compatibility List:
http://sx.sytes.net/oplcl/games.aspx

How to Update OPL for PS2:
https://youtu.be/QSIOQYzljzE

How to Softmod Any Fat PS2 with FreeMCBoot & FreeHDBoot:
https://youtu.be/pO5DmaXKZ0c

How to Install FreeMCBoot with FreeDVDBoot:
https://youtu.be/m9xIFI_k77U

How to Install FreeMCBoot on Any PS2 Slim with FunTuna:
https://youtu.be/mC_WhVhbU1Y

How to Install Fortuna with FreeDVDBoot:
https://youtu.be/zOCm7P5r1cg

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Social Media & More!

Discord: https://Discord.Me/MrMario2011
Merch: https://teespring.com/mrmario2011
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/MrMario2011
Second Channel: http://www.youtube.com/iPsychozoa
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/MrMario2011
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/MrMario2011
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Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/MrMario2011

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Song Information
Artist: pyama
Song: bitter cold
Soundcloud: literalbagoftrash
Link: https://soundcloud.com/literalbagoftrash

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