I'm BACK!!!
5/16/2011 12:49:00 AM | Author: fadzly
there's been a while - i mean almost 1 year and half without post.. alot of things happen by and change me a lot..

For ur information, i've working at HSI for the past 1 year 5month+ as a Houseman
Currently in the 5th posting - orthopaedic posting where now left either Anaest or ED posting.

i've lot to share with u guys but i dont think i can post it within 1 night.

but anyway, i will definitely post what's will happen in my life after this.

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PSP Custom Firmware 5.50 Gen-D3 Final Released
12/19/2009 01:35:00 AM | Author: fadzly

As we all know, yesterday's release of Custom Firmware 5.50GEN-D3 didn't really went well as planned with some users reporting various problems using the firmware update. So what's the reasons behind the hiccups and what's new with the latest release?

As posted by voxuni over at PSPGEN (translated):

A little less than 24 hours after our previous release, here is the Custom Firmware 5.50 GEN-D3 fully functional, we will try to respond quickly to the question everyone asks:

But what happened anyway?
As you all noticed last night the server was "slightly" faltered under the weight of multiple connections, and F5 desperate that most of us were abused, awaiting the arrival of new custom firmware.
The editor allows us to create and publish our news has also been affected, and if we could publish, not without difficulty, the 5.03GEN-C, things are complicated when it came time to finalize the news on the 5.50GEN-D3. When we finally had the opportunity to access the editor, is a beta version already on our servers which has unfortunately been put online.

The version presented this morning in the emergency encountered numerous problems for some owners of PSP Slim. In fact, a bug prevented in the VSH to see the ISO files from the Memory Stick. This bug was not found on our PSP, Yoshihiro was soon given the job based on the feedback you've provided in the pages of our forums.

We apologize for the inconvenience, and we invite you to take advantage of this revised version. You can reinstall it safely over your version 5.50GEN-D3 current.

5.50GEN-D3 - 2

Improvements in the final version:

* Fix for bug eliminate the VSH menu, everyone can now enjoy the contents of its Memory Stick
* Update on backups that were seen as corrupt.
* Improved speed of access to Memory Stick during a game session
* Added support for IRSHELL D3 which will release shortly.

Only God Eater worries arise again, but we can hope that this update should address everyone. During this long day, we noticed that a lot of problems stem from improper installation, and we invite you to read the next page ...

* Download the 5.50 GEN-D3 File below
* Connect your PSP via USB Mode
* Extract the 550.PBP and the PSP folder to the root of your Memory Stick (not MP_ROOT)
* Exit USB Mode
* Go to your Game Menu and run 5.50 GEN-D3 Quick Updater
* Follow the Instructions
* Done!


* Compatibility with all known PSN Game/Demo from on 15/12/2009
* Compatibility with all known UMD on 15/12/2009
* Add ISO SPeed MS loading (Beta version not really tested because we don't have any fake MS)
* Network update
* Fix for bug eliminate the VSH menu, everyone can now enjoy the contents of its Memory Stick
* Update on backups that were seen as corrupt
* Improved speed of access to Memory Stick during a game session
* Added support for IRSHELL D3 which will release shortly

Download: hotfile
Mirror1: mediaupload
Mirror2: mediafire
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PSP Custom Firmware 5.50 Gen-D3 Is Now Out
12/16/2009 11:45:00 PM | Author: fadzly

PSP Custom Firmware 5.50 GEN-D3 has been release by the famous PSP Custom Firmware Developer Team PSPGen just a few hours ago . PSP Custom Firmware 5.50 GEN-D3 – PSP CFW 5.50GEN-D3 , This new PSP Custom Firmware 5.50 GEN-D3 will give users more compatibility for the latest ISO and CSO game suppport that require highers firmware then 5.55 .

This release should also be able to connect to the PSN store now with this new PSP Custom Firmware 5.50 GEN-D3 release .

This is what the developer said will be new with new version of PSP Custom Firmware 5.50 GEN-D3





This installer works on any PSP-1000 or PSP-2000 already custom firmware 4.01 M33 or higher (as 5.00M33 example) unless the 5.50GEN-B (1). You can install directly 5.50GEN-D3 since all these firmwares, without intermediate stages except the 5.50GEN-B (1) where it will, first, install the Custom Firmware 5.50GEN-B2 can then switch 5.50GEN -D3.

* Do not leave a custom theme on your PSP.
Settings> Themes Settings> Theme> Original

* Do not leave screen custom
Settings> Themes> Background> Original


* Download XGen Updater for 5.50GEN-D3
* Connect your PSP to the computer via USB
* Take your PSP in “USB mode” with the option “USB Connection”
* Click the right mouse button on the file you downloaded,
* Choose “Extract Files …” (WinRAR is advised)
* Choose like destination the letter assigned to your PSP from your computer.
* Press OK and wait extraction files,
* Leave the “USB mode” on your PSP
* Go to the menu Thursday> Memory Stick to start XGen Updater for 5.50GEN-D3

Here is a list of some new games tested and compatible (UMD Backup and unpatched):

* Tekken 6
* Gundam vs. Gundam
* Phantasy Star Portable 2
* Naruto
* J-League Pro Soccer Club o Tsukurou 6 Pride of J
* Naruto Shippuden Narutimate Accel 3
* James Cameron Avatar The Game
* Phantasy Star Portable 2
* R-Type Tactics II Operation Bitter Chocolate
* Bleach Soul Carnival 2
* Battle Spirits Kiseki no Hasha
* Yamada
* Etc..

Both options are already installed and working perfectly.

* Compatibility with games / demos from the PSN sold until Listed
(Tekken 6, Gundam, etc..) – OK

* Compatible with UMD games sold until Listed
(Tekken 6, Gundam, etc..) – OK

5.50 GEN-D3
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PSP F.A.Q. / Guide for PSP3000
12/15/2009 09:41:00 PM | Author: fadzly
This document was taken from Dark-AleX.org Forum, from a thread created by n00b81.

Please, if you are going to copy anything of this, be kind of saying the original source.

"Released" on Sceners.org


Alright, so a ton of stuff has happened in the PSP scene during the past few weeks, so we decided that we should have a fresh new PSPfaq thread. My hopes are that this will answer some of the common questions about the chickHEN, and also combine some of the old data compiled by Jonatan10 (who did a great job by the way). Please read all of PSPfaq first to make sure your question hasn't been answered, before you make a new thread on the forums. If I have left anything out, or you would like to add something worth noting, please let me know so I can add it to the list.

Before I write anything, I first would like to make one thing clear: DO NOT flash ANYTHING on a TA-88v3 mobo or PSP 3000. Even though some files may work, it is strongly advised that you don't touch flash if you don't know what you are doing. This forum has unfortunately seen four members brick their PSPs, and I would hate to see a fifth. So please, don't try to flash custom firmware on a ta-88v3 slim or PSP 3000, you will end up with a brick.

So lets start out with the new stuff:

What is the ChickHEN, and how did it originate? The ChickHEN is a homebrew enabler written by Davee that allows most homebrews to run (with the exception of plugins for now). It takes advantage of a vulnerability in the way that the PSP handles alpha transperency in TIFF images. The vulnerability was found by Malloxis (the laughing man TIFF) and was exploited by MaTiAz. Davee later used this to take advantage of his kernel exploit, which he used to load the HEN.

So are the PSP 3000/ TA-88v3 mobos hackable? Well sort of. Firmwares up to 5.02 are hackable using the GripShift exploit, and firmwares up to 5.05 (NOT 5.50) are hackable using the laughing man TIFF exploit, although the HEN can only load on firmware 5.03. Still, many people would not consider the PSP 3000 hacked, as the pre-IPL has not been cracked yet. I guess it all depends on your perception of what "hacked" really is.

Wait a sec... I heard about a "libTIFF exploit for 5.50" can this be used to load the HEN? No. This was a mistake on QJ.net's part, and is not exploitable. Please refer to this for more details: viewtopic.php?f=83&t=14024

Ok.. so I have a TA-88v3 / PSP 3000 and I'm ready to start enjoyng homebrew! What will I need to successfully load the chickHEN? Well, if you have listened to most people's advice and have stayed on earlier firmwares waiting for a hack, you are probably on firmware 4.21 (shipped with PSP 3000) or maybe on 5.00+. In either case, unfortunately you will have to finally update your firmware, if you want to use the HEN. The HEN only works on 5.03 at the moment, so first you will want to download this: http://www.psp-hacks.com/file/1645. Use this to upgrade to 5.03. DO NOT upgrade to 5.50 or you will not be able to use the HEN. Remember to have fully charged your PSP first, and run it plugged into AC, so it doesn't loose power and brick during the upgrade process.

Once you have successfully updated to 5.03, you may proceed to download the chickHEN here: http://downloads.exophase.com/506/chick ... nabler-r2/

Follow the instructions in the readme to complete the installation.

So what exactly can I do with the chickHEN?

davee.x-fusion.co.uk escribió:
ChickHEN works as a homebrew enabler for all PSP models (1000, 2000 and 3000) and allows execution of homebrew games and apps on 5.03 Official firmware. It can allow you to play games such as Bugz!, Jellycar or run apps such as pspfiler and PSPTube. Homebrew enhances the experience of a normal PSP without any faulty side-effects.

What can't I do with the chickHEN?

davee.x-fusion.co.uk escribió:
- Run ISO, CSO or any other form of UMD backup.
- Run PSX Games
- Touch The Flash of your beloved PSP
- Magically allow the use of Custom Firmware (on TA-088v3 or PSP 3000)
- Load plugins

Can I unbrick a TA-088v3 ?
If you foolishly wrote on the flash of a TA-088v3 (for example, by trying to install a "full" custom firmware on it), it is bricked, and nothing can help you, even Pandora Batteries. Send the console to Sony's customer service. Or sell it for parts on eBay.

Can I unbrick a PSP 3000 ?
If you foolishly wrote on the flash of a PSP 3000 (for example, by trying to install a "full" custom firmware on it), it is bricked, and nothing can help you, even Pandora Batteries. Send the console to Sony's customer service. Or sell it for parts on eBay.

I ran Hellcat's recovery flasher on my TA-088v3/PSP3000 and now I only get a black screen, what can I do?
Congratulations, you decided not to read ALL the warnings about flashing these models of PSP, and got yourself a brick . See above.

Can I use LEDA(Legacy Software Loader) on the chickHEN? No. This will most likely brick your PSP (can't confirm for sure as no one's tried, nor would want to )

Is there anyway to make the HEN more "stable"? No. There isn't any technical way that could make this more stable. However, some people have put together some different packs of images that seem to help them boot it more often. Refer to these similar threads for tricks on how to get the HEN loaded more often:


Some individuals have also reported that restoring system default settings, switching to "Original Theme", and changing the language settings, as well as formatting your media card helps to increase the chances of their PSP successfully loading into the HEN environment.

Can I run Game backups (ISO/CSO) on the chickHEN in R2 or later revisions? ISO/CSO game backups cannot run in the chickHEN envrinoment, nor will support ever be added in (at least on Davee's part).

I heard there is a working patch to get IRshell running on the chickHEN, where can I obtain these files? Thanks to Intense for kindly uploading the file. You can get it here: download/file.php?id=2706

When will chickHEN revision 3 be released, and what can we expect? Here are some of the features we can expect in the next revision:

* Hide TIFF in PHOTO
* Hide PIC1 Homebrew Icons
* Spoof system settings version
* Spoof mac address
* Redirect Network Updater
* Spoof firmware version
* Use Nandgaurd technology
* Store ChickHEN config
* Reboot PSP

Unfortunately, Davee is currently busy with other projects, so we may not see the release of chickHEN R3 for a while.

I used HellCat's recovery flasher from the chickHEN on a PSP 3000 to flash custom firmware, and now my PSP turns on with a green light, but all I get is a black screen, have I bricked it? What should I do? Yes, unfortunately you have a brick. You have two options: you could either send it in to Sony to repair, or wait for someone to hack the pre-IPL, and make a tool to get into service mode. And we all know that the chances of the pre-IPL ever being hacked is extremely slim, so you'll just have to send it in and get it back with 5.50 OFW

I heard that the TIFF file format is no longer supported anymore in 5.50, is this true? Partially. You can still view most TIFF images, just not ones that use extra alpha transpency layers (something along these lines ).

What region is my PSP?
For this you have to look for the number at the end of the serial code I guess its called at the sticker at the bottom.

It should be something like 100?, 200?, or 300?. Look at the last number. The last number refers to the region it belongs to.

So basically look at the last number and compare it to this.


PSP-X001-US/North America

PSP-X002-Austrila/New Zealand




PSP-X006-Hong Kong/Singapore




Thanks ilostchild and Blackbird256 for the info!

What PSP model do I have?

Ok with this as with the region you have you have to check the sticker at the bottom there at then end you will find one of the following:

PSP-100X This is the first PSP model the Phat

PSP-200X This is the second model the PSP Slim

PSP-300X This is the third and most recent model also known as the PSP Brite

Is DAX still working on the PSP 3000 and the PSP 2000 with the TA-88v3 motherboard?
Yes he is working on it diligently we just have to wait patiently for him to succeed and release it. He probably wont release news on it but Im certain he is working on it. If he wasnt he would have already announced it here and would have told us all but as he hasnt said that hes stopped working on them I believe he is. So please stop believing posts at other forums and comments. Just look on here at DAXs forums to check and then if he does say hes stopped working on it here then you should believe it.

7. What is a Magic Memory Stick also know as MMS?
Here's the definition from the PSP Dictionary

[quote]Magic Memory Stick: (MMS) An Memory Stick with the necessary files to boot with a JigKick Battery.]

More in depth its a memory stick with the necessary files and formatted in a way which with a jigkick battery it can be used to install CFW on most PSPs.

What PSP is the best?/Which PSP should I get?
To answer this question Ruyor has created a great powerpoint showing you each PSP and explaining the Pros and Cons of each. Also, the new version contains more detailed info and comparison of the different models (now with PSP Go! details).
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250 Cases in Clinical Medicine
12/08/2009 03:01:00 AM | Author: fadzly
Yup.. This is the best book for revision that i've ever had.. This book already runs for 7 years in med school and still among the best for revision either short or long case exam, neither final MBBS nor MRCP.

Bear in mind that my other blog posted the same thing before however the link was broken due to termination of the rapidshare account that i have earlier. Thus, this post is just another new update for the new link so that everyone who missed it can still have it. The file still maintain the pdf format, unlike the other circulating on the web which is a chm format. Password adalah nama saya. And if u dont know the password just use the YM next to u and ask.

Rating: 4 stars

Good Luck for ur finals and happy revision!
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