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Back-up games for PS2

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#1 scherrypoppa


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Posted 18 August 2010 - 10:30 AM


I have several original copies of fifa soccer 04 05 06 that stopped working. I have cleaned the ps2 several times (cleaning the good ole lens with a qtip and some rubbing alcohol) and always get my sons games to work. i have also had success in reviving some his favorites with the even more popular toothpaste trick. :thumbsup:

But my fifa soccer games do not work anymore!!! :flowers:

I would love to get more original fifa soccer games, but I would like to use back ups instead and then safe keep the originals.

Some of you may feel that this would be a copyright infringement, but I am trying to stop having to waste more money on games I already own.

If you know how to do this, please let me know.

I am also very interest in any criticism you may have. Please write any negative criticism on a piece of paper and put it in my inbox. My inbox is located near your desk on the floor. Most likely it looks like a little bucket with a plastic bag in it and may have some trash in it already. Just put it in there and I will read it later.


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Posted 25 August 2010 - 01:49 PM

The DMCA declares that breaking copy protection is illegal, regardless of whether or not there is a copy violation. This is illegal and should be locked.
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Posted 25 August 2010 - 02:37 PM

Making backup copies of your games is perfectly legal. Unfortunately the backup copy will not work without a modchip and this is where BleepingComputers rules come into play.

No subject matter will be allowed whose purpose is to defeat existing copyright or security measures. If a user persists and/or the activity is obviously illegal the staff reserves the right to remove such content and/or ban the user. This would also mean encouraging the use or continued use of pirated software is not permitted, and subject to the same consequences.

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