Turning off game update help

Discussion in 'PS3 - Hacking & Homebrew' started by Magsor, Jan 28, 2011.

  1. Magsor

    Magsor I am watching you

    Dec 1, 2010
    Ok i am on CFW but I blocked playstation.net on my router so it does not ask me to update my firmware and any attempt to go on PSN or update will fail.
    Theres obvious reasons why I would want to stay online so i can go ftp and browser and such...

    Now my games still ask me to update but i don't want to if someone knows a way it would not.

    I tried hexediting the param.sfo but no success anyone got an idea?
  2. Originality

    Originality Chibi-neko

    Apr 21, 2008
    London, UK
    Have you tried just disabling the internet from the settings menu?
  3. raiderscrusade

    raiderscrusade GBAtemp Fan

    Jun 30, 2009
    This is what I did on my 3.41 PS3 - works a charm [​IMG]
  4. Cyan

    Cyan GBATemp's lurking knight

    Global Moderator
    Oct 27, 2002
    Engine room, learning
    Option 1 :
    just use a fake DNS IP.
    then internet won't work at all, but you will keep LAN with your computer for FTP access.

    You won't have access to the browser, as internet is disabled.

    Option 2 :
    Use a proxy.
    set your computer IP as proxy.
    Run a proxy server on your computer only when you want net access, otherwise you'll have FTP and LAN only.
  5. luke_c

    luke_c Big Boss

    Jun 16, 2008
    Land of England
    If you hex edit the param.sfo file like you said correctly it will work, just make sure you put both the 'Version' and 'Application Version' to the latest update that is out.