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sorryimsober
08-15-2003, 05:08 PM
does anyone know what format i could convert movies i get online (divx, avi, mov, etc.) to whatever file type i would need to use to play them on a playstation2? if this has been addressed before im sorry. also, could someone please tell me how long this conversion would take?

AlucardXXVII
08-15-2003, 06:29 PM
PS2 doesn't support VCD.

Don't quote me on this, but the EvolutionX dashboard for XBOX has a Media Player addon. I think you may be able to play mpegs with that.

Nexus UK
08-15-2003, 06:41 PM
not sure if this helps

the latest revision PS2 has support for dvd/r dvdr/w not sure which format exactly.

you could then burn it using a dvd authoring utility

latest revision also has a new quiter fan etc..............

as well as that if you buy the Sony Official DVD remote control it has a firmware update Disc for the dvd player

also check out the new PSX

Gamespot PS2
News ( http://www.gamespot.com/ps2/news/news_6029048.html)

you could always get a standalone dvd player from umax or lg

they both do models that play Divx/Xvid and all vcd,svcd etc.... all for around 100

Nexus UK
08-15-2003, 06:48 PM
**Bump***

justin89
08-15-2003, 08:02 PM
you need a mod chip, than it will play almost anything, vcds, svcds, burned games, etc...Except .avi's