THREAD: [TUT] How to Mod GTA IV [PS3]
  1. 01-22-2011, 11:33 AM
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    I recommend a Mod Sticky's this as it will help alot of noobs out.

    I had problems getting mine setup but now I have got it working I will go through this tutorial that shall hopefully help you out.

    Requirements
    - Kmeaw's Custom Firmware
    - GTA IV Retail
    - Gaio Backup Manager

    Download Link for Mods + Backup Manager: You must login or register to view this content.

    Steps
    1. Install Kmeaw's firmware onto your PS3
    2. Install the Gaio Manager
    3. Backup your GTA IV inside Gaio Manager, make sure you have at least 15GB of Disk Space
    4. Once completed open Blackb0x ftp Server
    5. Open Filezilla and go to dev_hdd0/GAMEZ/
    6. There should be a folder in there, open that then PS3_HOME
    7. Then USBDIR
    8. Now copy the mods (common.rpf) into that folder, it should overwrite.
    9. Restart your PS3 and start Gaio Manager
    10. Press L2 and go down to GTA IV
    11. Press X and it should start successfully.

    Frequently Asked Questions
    There is no common.rpf?
    You must of backed up your game, the mods do not go on the patch.

    I am stuck forever on "Starting a new game..
    Back out of GTA IV and delete it from Game Data Utility and run GTA IV again.
    =============================================

    Hope my tutorial has helped some.
    Last edited by Cain ; 01-22-2011 at 11:50 AM.

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  3. 01-22-2011, 11:57 AM
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    Wow i posted a tut and this is not very detailed
  4. 01-22-2011, 04:17 PM
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    Originally Posted by 08badbhoy08 View Post
    Wow i posted a tut and this is not very detailed


    lol he copied of you instantly. i refresh the page to find 2 of the same tuts haha
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    badbhoy yours is not detailed. Yours is ugly and mines is simple.
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    Originally Posted by CainFoool View Post
    I recommend a Mod Sticky's this as it will help alot of noobs out.

    I had problems getting mine setup but now I have got it working I will go through this tutorial that shall hopefully help you out.

    Requirements
    - Kmeaw's Custom Firmware
    - GTA IV Retail
    - Gaio Backup Manager

    Download Link for Mods + Backup Manager: You must login or register to view this content.

    Steps
    1. Install Kmeaw's firmware onto your PS3
    2. Install the Gaio Manager
    3. Backup your GTA IV inside Gaio Manager, make sure you have at least 15GB of Disk Space
    4. Once completed open Blackb0x ftp Server
    5. Open Filezilla and go to dev_hdd0/GAMEZ/
    6. There should be a folder in there, open that then PS3_HOME
    7. Then USBDIR
    8. Now copy the mods (common.rpf) into that folder, it should overwrite.
    9. Restart your PS3 and start Gaio Manager
    10. Press L2 and go down to GTA IV
    11. Press X and it should start successfully.

    Frequently Asked Questions
    There is no common.rpf?
    You must of backed up your game, the mods do not go on the patch.

    I am stuck forever on "Starting a new game..
    Back out of GTA IV and delete it from Game Data Utility and run GTA IV again.
    =============================================

    Hope my tutorial has helped some.


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  8. 01-22-2011, 07:18 PM
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    Those mods are gay. I'm gonna make my own.
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    Originally Posted by CainFoool View Post
    I recommend a Mod Sticky's this as it will help alot of noobs out.

    I had problems getting mine setup but now I have got it working I will go through this tutorial that shall hopefully help you out.

    Requirements
    - Kmeaw's Custom Firmware
    - GTA IV Retail
    - Gaio Backup Manager

    Download Link for Mods + Backup Manager: You must login or register to view this content.

    Steps
    1. Install Kmeaw's firmware onto your PS3
    2. Install the Gaio Manager
    3. Backup your GTA IV inside Gaio Manager, make sure you have at least 15GB of Disk Space
    4. Once completed open Blackb0x ftp Server
    5. Open Filezilla and go to dev_hdd0/GAMEZ/
    6. There should be a folder in there, open that then PS3_HOME
    7. Then USBDIR
    8. Now copy the mods (common.rpf) into that folder, it should overwrite.
    9. Restart your PS3 and start Gaio Manager
    10. Press L2 and go down to GTA IV
    11. Press X and it should start successfully.

    Frequently Asked Questions
    There is no common.rpf?
    You must of backed up your game, the mods do not go on the patch.

    I am stuck forever on "Starting a new game..
    Back out of GTA IV and delete it from Game Data Utility and run GTA IV again.
    =============================================

    Hope my tutorial has helped some.




    you also got to put NOT TO DOWNLAOD THE UPDATE 1.06 AS IT WILL DELETE YOUR MODS...
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  11. 01-22-2011, 10:46 PM
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    I put the mods on never had the patch installed. And I still got black screen.
  12. 01-22-2011, 10:54 PM
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    I read somewhere, that it works it you use the 1.06 DEBUG patch... But that is nowhere to be found...

    If any of you has it or knows where it to find, please share with the rest Smile
  13. 01-23-2011, 01:25 AM
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    Can someone tell me how to mod the Common.rpf? Please. Ill +Rep you.
    Last edited by Monster-Energy ; 01-23-2011 at 01:37 AM.