Launch Free MC Boot Installer using
Codebreaker (8.1 or newer)
Written by Bootlegninja
Thumb drive (or some sort of USB Mass Storage device that Codebreaker will
recognize) - Must be formatted to FAT32 -
Computer. (Yeah, I went there. But hell, I don't want to see questions of
"How do I get the files on my USB Stick?")
PS2 memory card. No a MC for PS1 will not work. And it can't be a
cheap China clone, or one that needs a boot disc to work.
nifty little pack I slapped together to do the job with your retail Codebreaker
Disc - Download
MC Boot - Obtainable HERE.
First up, uncompress the package you downloaded.
(there will be two files: pelican.bin
Copy the game save to the root of the USB Stick/drive DO
NOT COPY pelican.bin
TO THE USB STICK YET. Also uncompress the Free MC Boot installer and copy
it to the root of the device as well.
Next, remove the USB stick from the computer and plug it up in your PS2/PStwo
and launch your retail Codebreaker disc. Once it has loaded enter the Device
Manager. Select the USB
Once done, you should see UlaunchELF
in the list. Highlight the circle to the left
of it, and press X (Cross) on your controller to shade it yellow. Proceed
to install that save to your first memory card by pressing (TRIANGLE) and
selecting Copy. Now
press X (CROSS) since the first memory card is highlighted.
Once the process is done, exit out to the main
screen on codebreaker. Plug your USB stick back into your PC and copy the pelican.bin
to the root of the USB Stick.
And again remove the USB Stick from the PC and plug it back in to your PS2
and boot the codebreaker disc one more time. This time it should boot into
Now it's time to get it to boot uLaunchELF from
here. Steps on how to accomplish this:
1. Press start on your controller to bring up the
2. Select browser
settings and scroll all the way down. Now
highlight Exit to and
press X (CROSS) until it's option is mc0:/BOOT/BOOT.ELF
3. Press (TRIANGLE) once to bring it back to the
main menu. Now select Exit SMS. You
should now see uLaunchELF on your screen.
Now to launch the Free MC Boot installer
1. Enter the File
Browser by pressing (Circle)
2. Navigate to mass:/
and press (CIRCLE) to enter it.
3. Highlight FREE_MCBOOT.ELF
and press (CIRCLE) one last time to launch the installer. Congrats.