Q: Does Swap Magic 36 work on the version 0 models of the playstation 2? It is SCPH-10000
A:All version of Swapmagic3 work on all model of Playstation 2 from SCPH-1000x to SCPH-9000x
Q: I cannot play DVD games, what can I do?
A:There are many reason causing this issue Anyway, there are some suggestions:
1 try to use another brand of DVD disc
2 try to burn backup games in a lower speed (not more than 4X) which help the readability of disc in PS2
3 make sure you use DVD Swap Magic to boot DVD games and use CD Swap Magic to boot CD games
4 try to plug off the power cord from your PS2 console and plug it back 5 minutes later and try again
5 If the above methods cannot fix the problem, please try an original disc to test if it works or even take your Swap Magic to test on another console if possible.
Q: I just received my swap magic 36 disc set The cd version works fine, however when I try to load up the DVD version of swap magic, the load program screen does not come up I can tell that the PS2 is not even spinning the disc to read it Did I get a bad disc?
A:Please test your disc with your friend console to see whether it boot up or not If the disc cannot boot up, then it assure you got the bad disc. If this is the issue, please contact your seller to replace for you
Q: Hello, I just bought a new PS2 slimline, I opened it then installed the magic switch according to the video on this site, I booted it up for the first time ever and set up the time, date, etc, Then I expected it to spin the swap magic disc and bring me to the screen where I can swap the disc for a DVD-R,,, But I was brought to the
A:Please install the magic3 switch without insert any disc, After
installation of the magic3 switch please switch on your console, If the
switch installed properly, you will see the laser lens moving toward to the
center, Besides, please check the installation of the tool A, there is a
micro switch and you need to use the tool A to press it down
Q: Why do I get black and white display when I play imported games?
A:Please bootup your PS2 console with Swap Magic On the Swap Magic screen, choose "Video Mode" and turn it to PAL / NTSC according to your console and load game when you finished
Q: I wanted to know will any cheat devices (codebreaker, action replay,gameshark, etc,) work with the swap magic, I have backup games and want to use the swap magic3 to play them but, I also want to use come cheat codes from the device on the games from time to time, and wanted to know which device will work if any, THANKS for listenening
A:Gameshark is compatible with Swapmagic3, First of all you should set
the cheat code in Gameshark, And then you can boot the console by Swapmagic3
and play your game disc.
Q: Will Swap Magic3 work with DVD+R backups?
A:You can use either DVD+ or DVD- disc for your backup, but make sure you
need to use the IMAGE COPY mode while backing up your disc