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Welcome to our dumping guides page! We hope to add more systems in the near future to this list and improve our pre-existing guides for ease and clarity.
 
Welcome to our dumping guides page! We hope to add more systems in the near future to this list and improve our pre-existing guides for ease and clarity.
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Please, take some time to read our [[No_intro_wiki:General_disclaimer|Disclaimer]] before you start doing anything.
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'''Don't use external hosting for images'''
  
 
==System Specific Dumping Guides==
 
==System Specific Dumping Guides==
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* '''IBM PC Compatible'''
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[general note: record download date and HTTP metadata (request method, request header and response header) when downloading stuff]
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** [[Steam Game Preservation|Steam]]
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* '''Nintendo Cartridges'''
 
* '''Nintendo Cartridges'''
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** [[Famicom Disk System Dumping Guide|Famicom Disk System]]
 
** [[Nintendo Entertainment System Dumping Guide|Nintendo Entertainment System]]
 
** [[Nintendo Entertainment System Dumping Guide|Nintendo Entertainment System]]
 
** [[Game Boy (Color) Dumping Guide|Game Boy (Color)]]
 
** [[Game Boy (Color) Dumping Guide|Game Boy (Color)]]
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** [[Nintendo 64 Dumping Guide|Nintendo 64]]
 
** [[Nintendo 64 Dumping Guide|Nintendo 64]]
 
** [[Game Boy Advance Dumping Guide|Game Boy Advance]]
 
** [[Game Boy Advance Dumping Guide|Game Boy Advance]]
** [[Nintendo DS(i) Dumping Guide|DS(i)]]
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** [[Nintendo DS(i) Dumping Guide|Nintendo DS(i)]]
** [[(New) Nintendo 3DS Dumping Guide|(New) 3DS]]
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** [[(New) Nintendo 3DS Dumping Guide|(New) Nintendo 3DS]]
 
** [[Nintendo Switch Dumping Guide|Nintendo Switch]]
 
** [[Nintendo Switch Dumping Guide|Nintendo Switch]]
  
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** [[Wii Digital Software Dumping Guide|Wii]]
 
** [[Wii Digital Software Dumping Guide|Wii]]
 
** [[Nintendo DSi Digital Software Dumping Guide|Nintendo DSi]]
 
** [[Nintendo DSi Digital Software Dumping Guide|Nintendo DSi]]
** [[Nintendo 3DS Digital Software Dumping Guide|Nintendo 3DS]]
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** [[(New) Nintendo 3DS Digital Software Dumping Guide|(New) Nintendo 3DS]]
 
** [[Wii U Digital Software Dumping Guide|Wii U]]
 
** [[Wii U Digital Software Dumping Guide|Wii U]]
 
** [[Nintendo Switch Digital Software Dumping Guide|Nintendo Switch]]
 
** [[Nintendo Switch Digital Software Dumping Guide|Nintendo Switch]]
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* '''Sony Playstation Physical Software'''
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** [[PlayStation Portable Physical Software Dumping Guide|PSP]]
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** [[PlayStation Vita Physical Software Dumping Guide|PlayStation Vita]]
  
 
* '''Sony PlayStation Network Digital Software'''
 
* '''Sony PlayStation Network Digital Software'''
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** [[PlayStation Vita Digital Software Dumping Guide|PlayStation Vita]]
 
** [[PlayStation Vita Digital Software Dumping Guide|PlayStation Vita]]
  
==Submitting Info to No-Intro==
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* '''Game.COM Cartridges'''
If you have datter rights you can submit the dumpinfo using the "Submit" form in [http://datomatic.no-intro.org/ DAT-o-MATIC].
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** [https://assemblergames.com/threads/learning-to-dump-game-com.68456/#post-986722 Game.com Cartridge Dumping Guide]
 
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Otherwise post the info in the New Dumps & Redumps section of the [http://forums.no-intro.org forum].
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==Useful Software==
 
==Useful Software==
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* [[Understanding Serials]]
 
* [[Understanding Serials]]
 
* [[DAT-o-MATIC Guide]]
 
* [[DAT-o-MATIC Guide]]
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==Would Be Useful==
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* More ROM dumper homebrew
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** GB/GBC dumper for GameCube via Game Boy Player or Game Boy Link Cable. There are GBA methods, but do they work for GB/GBC?
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** TapeDump-like homebrew for SNES/GBA (for the SNES, maybe GB/C dumping could also be done, via the Super Game Boy).
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* Look into clone consoles that have external storage + cart slot, if they exist
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* Making a "tasbot"-like device seems to be cheaper way to boot dumping homebrew than making (and possibly buying) flashcarts and similar devices or copiers. But they don't seem to be available for purchase. And it requires a console and exploitable game.
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[[Category:Dumping Guides]]

Latest revision as of 11:29, 22 November 2019

Welcome to our dumping guides page! We hope to add more systems in the near future to this list and improve our pre-existing guides for ease and clarity.

Please, take some time to read our Disclaimer before you start doing anything.

Don't use external hosting for images

System Specific Dumping Guides

  • IBM PC Compatible

[general note: record download date and HTTP metadata (request method, request header and response header) when downloading stuff]

Useful Software

  • GameHeader - GUI tool for viewing ROM header and generating checksums of NES, FDS, GB, SNES, N64, GBC, GBA and NDS ROMs
  • Crappy Tiny Reader (CTR) - GUI tool for viewing ROM header of DS(i) and 3DS ROMs

Useful Info

Would Be Useful

  • More ROM dumper homebrew
    • GB/GBC dumper for GameCube via Game Boy Player or Game Boy Link Cable. There are GBA methods, but do they work for GB/GBC?
    • TapeDump-like homebrew for SNES/GBA (for the SNES, maybe GB/C dumping could also be done, via the Super Game Boy).
  • Look into clone consoles that have external storage + cart slot, if they exist
  • Making a "tasbot"-like device seems to be cheaper way to boot dumping homebrew than making (and possibly buying) flashcarts and similar devices or copiers. But they don't seem to be available for purchase. And it requires a console and exploitable game.