Dreamcast VMU to PC?

Discussion in 'Other Consoles & Oldies' started by Rydian, Sep 24, 2012.

  1. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvertâ„¢

    Feb 4, 2010
    United States
    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
    All this Dreamcast talk lately made me want to check out my VMU saves for Phantasy Star Online and stuff for some memories (and screenshots/videos), so I'm wondering what the cheapest way to get VMU data onto the PC for use with an emulator is.

    The VMUs are official models, but I don't have a DC any longer though, it's dead and long gone.
  2. Clarky

    Clarky Don't you know who I think I am?

    Oct 4, 2007
    United States
    Woudl have been easier with a DC as you could have used Dreamkey to upload your saves onto the internet and then download through the pc...as of now I think the only way you can transfer the saves is through a Dreamcast
  3. nl255

    nl255 GBAtemp Addict

    Apr 9, 2004
    You can find adapters by EMS to transfer that data though a parallel port. The catch is that they only work with Windows 9x and virtualization is iffy so you need an older computer that can run Windows 98 natively.