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Old May 09, 2002, 04:30 AM
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I've been reading stuff about the xbox being allegedly 'hacked' with some chip or something, but how are the games backed up in the first place?
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Old May 09, 2002, 05:35 AM
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no-one knows yet some are speculating the following:

1) Serial Cable to PC (similar to dreamcast)
2) BBA Connection to PC (similar to dreamcast)
3) Connecting XBOX DVD Unit to PC and creating a program to read the new file system

all of the above are possible in my opinion - you can already get programs to transfer images from a the dreamcast to your PC via a Serial Cable and BBA connection (so why not for the X-Box) and there are also programs that let you view different file systems on a PC (so a bit of tweaking and hey-presto you can read the X-Box's so called FAT-X file system and off load the files)
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Old May 09, 2002, 11:05 AM
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Who cares how their backed up!!! They are released by the groups and then sold to you guys through traders on the board!

hey-presto, You have a backup!
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Old May 09, 2002, 11:14 AM
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Yeah, really who cares how there backed up...but I know when the chip comes out I'm going to be burning like theres no tommorrow b/c I have access to a couple of games.
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Old May 09, 2002, 11:50 AM
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Could be like the DC, only certain groups could do it with a special machine.
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Old May 09, 2002, 12:13 PM
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yeah, I heard that same saying handyguy in different forums.
 

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