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Dream Explorer 0.8.5
How to use hexeditor to convert Shenmue's save from US to UK (EU/PAL)

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If you want to modify the content of a save not described in this example you must:

  • be familiar with hexeditors such as Hex Workshop
  • exactly know the content of your save, the offset of the data you want to change and the value to put
  • backup your file to another VMU or to your PC first
  • Select the "Open VMU" option in the main menu. Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    Select the VMU containing the file to hexedit. Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    Select the "File manager" option. Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    The VMU you selected will be scanned. When the scan is finished a list of files will be displayed. Select the file you want to hexedit in the list. Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    Select the "Hexeditor" option. Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    What follows is specific to the save you want to hexedit.
    Here we will see how to hexedit US Shenmue save to make it compatible with UK (EU/PAL) Shenmue 2.
    Scroll down and move the cursor until "offset" shows "0x00683". Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    Replace "55 FA 00" with "45 0E 01" (either with the keyboard or the pad). Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    Jump to offset "0x00689". Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    Replace "00" with "58". Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    Press Start to save changes. Dream Explorer - VMU Tool
    Press start to fix checksum (needed by some games). Dream Explorer - VMU Tool

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