Double-click on the program's icon when it has fully downloaded. Where to get my 12v? Sever all other connections in the safest way, first signing out the profile, if any. Xbox Image Browser This tool allows you to view the content of an Xbox 360 Iso image. Not the answer you're looking for? To create this article, 14 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. This is a very basic tutorial i know, however the idea is to show people new to homebrew capable Xbox 360's what is possible and how to get started.
Attach the other hook of the metal coat hanger to a hole in the metal plate inside of the Xbox 360. Push that down and lift up on the hard drive. Leave it while we backup the files on the old hard drive. Looking at the post again, it refers to where the install size and speed increases are reported by users. Once it does, everything should work as before, but you will have a heck of a lot more free space.
There are many spots on the Xbox motherboard where you can get 12v of power from, I picked the power connector on the bottom of the board as I'm not soldering onto any other connectors or anything. The console will automatically play the game from your hard drive, but the disc has to be present. I was reading about how you can install games on your Xbox 360 today. Once your boot disk is created, you can flash your new hard drive. It is close to the back of the console. You still need to put the disc in, but after verifying it, it shouldn't be read again though that will depend on the game. Some people had success by just trying to restore Partition 2 and then restarting Xplorer360.
Just make sure you can boot into Windows. Only use a couple screws to hold everything in place. Do this by clicking the eject button and popping out the drive. You also want to make sure your cable is short as possible. Xbox 360 iso's are zeroed out to 7 gb or so no matter how big the game is. All it needs if a legit copy of the disk, doesn't matter if its ruined, alot of people have chosen this instead of buying a new game. Selecting Install will begin to copy the game to your hard drive.
Move the flat-edged screwdriver over to a ventilation hole in the middle and repeat the process to release a plastic tab inside. There should also be less noise as it doesn't need to keep the optical disk spinning. Hold the transfer cable so that you can read the writing on the back of it. Hook up the old hard drive. The internal hard drive can be purchased separately.
Everything I had worked just fine. If you're paranoid you will brick your console because microsoft is out to get you and ruin your homebrew, you can look at the picture about removing the r6t3 resistor to keep from having your fuses blown. All resistors on the connector are optional, it's just to prevent damage as some ports are 5v and the motherboard is 3. You can also use 250gb hard drives. Once the screws are out, pull the casing off. Place the Xbox 360 on the bath towel with the hard drive compartment facing up. There will be a black latch piece, the button, and a spring.
In front of the hard drive is a little button, kind of hard to see. Squeeze the upper left side of the faceplate with your left hand. The game disc must still be in the console as an anti-piracy security measure. You also need to copy the hddss. Theres tons of guides on about it, just google it. Pull the back panel up and off.
The advantages to running a game disk from the hard disk drive is the increase in load times, since the game is being read directly from the hard disk drive. Go ahead and rip it. I never move my system with discs in it or play games with the 360 vertically. Put the Xbox 360 down on the bath towel horizontally, with the power button facing you. I suggest using at least a 30w iron as a 15w will have trouble getting the lead free solder hot enough.
Lift off the outer case of the Xbox 360 using your hands. Change it to see pic also : 58 54 41 46 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 10 00 00 00 01 4. If you play all your games from the hard drive, this will absolutely reduce the life span of it. An obvious downside is that you are going to fill your hard drive if you do this for all your games. In theory, this should work.