This program allows users to upload video games as well as custom-made applications to Playstation 2 systems. The installation requires a formatted USB drive.
Open PS2 Loader
Open PS2 Loader is an open source Windows software package for uploading games to the older generation of Playstation consoles. It allows you to install commercial and homebrew applications from external storage devices.
The use of loaders is the default method of playing games and custom made applications on the Playstation 2 system. With this program you can launch your favorite titles through numerous different methods, depending on your console and preferences.
Moreover, you can obtain the version of the application that comes with additional features such as memory card emulation, sophisticated cheat engine, enhanced display output settings and child proofing capabilities.
The installation is very simple as the application gives you all the necessary tools. All you have to do is download the archive and extract it to your formatted memory stick. Once the files are unpacked, it is possible to eject the flash drive from the computer and slot it in the USB port of your PS2.
The next step is booting up your console and running ULaunchELF. From this menu, you will be able to browse the contents of the thumb drive. Here, you have an option to select which version of this utility you want to install. Once you have decided what edition you would like to utilize, it is necessary to browse to the particular folder holding the OPL.ELF file and launch it.
If you do not wish to go through this process or do not have a gaming console, you can use tools that emulate them like DXBX.
- free to download and use;
- can upload video games to Playstation 2 console via USB flash drive;
- gives you the ability to install homebrew applications;
- compatible with modern Windows versions;
- it is possible to choose from a variety of editions of this utility.