| Just F Patch||Hextator||Just F Patch is a patching format designed to fix an issue with UPS:
UPS validates results by comparing hashes within the patch to that of the entire resulting file.
JFP only does hashing on values which were actually modified and so multiple J….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Java||20120204||04 Feb 2012|
| ROM Expander Pro||DvD||Since IPS does not handle expansion of ROMs, just in-place replacement patching, the author needed something for users of his patches to easily expand Japanese ROM files before applying his patches when he needed to expand his games.
DvD had previ….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||12.8.12||29 Nov 2001|
| Doki Patch Creator||Jonatan Nilsson||This surely is one of the best if not the best patch creator and autopatcher. We all know, what the main problems of any file patching are: using the wrong original rom, problems with renaming the new patched file, problems with the extension of the ….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.2||06 Jan 2013|
| YADP||Nhoya||YADP is a Front End utility coded in bash for xdelta3 on Linux
At this status everyone is able to patch every iso with xdelta files.
Yad, awk, xdelta3
YAPD is free Software, ….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Unix||1.0||20 Nov 2015|
|ips.py||Xezlec||A simple command-line utility for applying IPS patches. It is not strictly OS-specific; it can be used on other platforms by someone who knows how to use Python. But no extra work is needed on Linux.
This was written for Python 2 but should also….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Unix||1.0||13 Apr 2017|
| beat||byuu||beat is a full fledged patching program developed for the new BPS patch format. The BPS format was developed to resolve many of the issues encountered by ROM hackers with the UPS and IPS patching formats. The program is open source with a GPLv3 licen….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||v01||08 Aug 2012|
| Make PPF3 GUI||Paradox||Make PPF3 is a tool for creating ppf patches.
The program uses universal GUI.
|Patching||PSX||N/A||Win||3.0||26 Nov 2001|
- can patch and create patches
- shows ROM CRC32, MD5 and SHA-1 before patching
- can remove SNES headers before patching
- can be run ….
|Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||2.0||01 May 2018|
| ipscat||Jouni00||Ipscat is a small and simple program which concatenates IPS patches together. Very simplistic, written in standard C so it ought to compile on Windows, Linux, Mac and even DOS. Source code included!
A Windows binary is included, but it hasn’t….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Indep||1.1||01 Dec 2017|
| ipsnect||NaOH||This command-line utility lets you inspect the contents of an IPS file
in as easy-to-read a format as possible!
See the GitHub page for more information: https://github.com/nstbayless/ipsnect
See the release page for compiled binaries for othe….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||1.01||02 Feb 2018|
| XDelta||Josh MacDonald||Open-source binary diff, differential compression tools, VCDIFF (RFC 3284) delta compression.
Included is a 32-Bit & 64-Bit version as well as the source code.
To apply “patch.xdelta3″ on the file “bad.aaa”, generating &….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||3.0.11||08 Jan 2016|
| BsPatch||Colin Percival||bsdiff and bspatch are command line tools for building and applying patches to binary files. It creates and applies BDF patches.
By using suffix sorting (specifically, Larsson and Sadakane’s qsufsort) and taking advantage of how executable fi….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||23 Oct 2004|
| SmartIPS||Hartec||To apply “patch.ips” on the file “bad.aaa” load the IPS into field “IPS/IPS2 File” and the archive to be patched into field “Original File”. Click “Apply” button to apply the patch.
To create an IP….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||17 Mar 1998|
| IPS Peek||VectorMan||Note: IPS Peek is no no longer under active development and has been open sourced (GPL V3): https://github.com/vector-man/IPS-Peek
IPS Peek is an IPS patch analysis tool.
Usually, IPS patch files can only be analyzed with hex editors; this can ….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||0.6.0||10 Feb 2015|
| Floating IPS||Alcaro||Floating IPS is an IPS patcher, intended to replace Lunar IPS.
- Can apply multiple patches at once. (Can’t create multiple patches at once, though; make a batch file if you need that.)
- Generated patches are (usually) (slightly) smaller (b….
|Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.31||29 Jun 2015|
|IPS Info||VectorMan||IPS Info is a command line application that lists IPS (International Patching System) patch records and other information. It shows elements of an IPS patch such as: offset, patch type, patch size, resize information (for ‘Lunar IPS’ patches), an….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||0.1.0.0||13 Mar 2014|
| Game Genie Guy!||Kyle||Game Genie Guy! by Kyle
This is a small Windows utility for applying Game Genie codes to roms. This saves you the trouble of having to enter them each time the game is played.
1. Click the Browse button and select an unzipped Game Boy….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||13 Mar 2015|
|Dual Patcher||HatZen08||Dual is a patcher designed for the dynamic management of multiple patches in a single target file. It allows to check, apply, undo or analyze patches in a safe way.
It follows a different direction from standard patchers and it isn’t recommen….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Unix||1.0||13 May 2014|
| LiteIPS||VectorMan||LiteIPS is a lightweight command-line IPS (International Patching System) patcher for Windows, Linux and Mac.
- Patching to a file.
- Optional patching to a copy of a file (so that the original is not modified.)
- Patching using an IPS p….
|Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||0.1.0.4 be||25 Jul 2014|
| Patch Checker||LocksmithArmy||Have you ever wanted to put more than one patch onto a ROM? maybe you like the moemon patch or another graphic patch ontop of a full hack…
Ever needed to know if the two patches will play nice together…
This is the tool for you.
The Pat….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||2.0||15 Sep 2014|
| Ips2Exe Lite||Guyver (X.B.M.)||Ips2Exe Lite is a program which can convert an .IPS file into an executable package. The package in turn can be ran without a patching tool for ROMs or other programs. You can add an icon and a description to the executable package which can be seen ….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0.3||26 Oct 2017|
| IPS2EXE||Guyver (X.B.M.)||Ips2Exe is a program which can convert an .IPS file into an executable package. The package in turn can be ran without a patching tool for ROMs or other programs. You can add an icon, image, music and a description to the executable package which ca….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0.2||24 Jan 2015|
| ipsextract||Lab 313||ipsextract - utility for extraction IPS-file from binary(for example compiled ips patch in exe-file) file.
The program uses universal GUI.
- For GUI using, the archive must be unpacked in the [url=http://www.romhacking.net/utilities/1284/]C….
|Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||0.0.1||31 Aug 2015|
| DifFiles||paul_met||This tool can create the simple patches (on the basis of the original and modified files) and apply such patches to the target files.
- The interface is completely changed;
- Added ability to stop the comparison process (i….
|Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||1.2.1||06 May 2018|
| EWing IPS Patcher||Eagleheardt||Time for a beta release!
This is a graphical IPS patching utility for Linux.
You may need to add a few libraries to your system, such as python3, python3-tk.
After that, you should be able to double click the file and have the interface guid….||Patching||PC||N/A||Unix||0.9b||30 Apr 2017|
| mkips||ineedahorse||This is a command-line based tool for creating IPS patches. It’s written in C++. I created it because the only other Linux IPS patch creator I know of is GUI (and thus not something you really want to call from a terminal). The included binary i….||Patching||PC||N/A||Unix||0.2||01 Aug 2017|
| Advanced Patch Conflict Finder||Leet Sketcher||A tool for finding conflicts between multiple patches. This is a more advanced variant of Zephyr’s Patch Conflict Finder program, which essentially did the same thing; however, all of the patches had to be in the same folder as the program execu….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.4||03 Mar 2018|
| CD-Tool||Pixel||Taken directly from the FAQ file in the zip:
Q: What is this tool/library able to do?
A: First, you can read/write sectors from/to an ISO file. You can also read
information about an ISO file. You can extract/insert files from/to
an ISO f….||Patching||PSX||N/A||Win||0.6||12 Mar 2008|
| IPS Header Changer||millanzarreta||IPS Header Changer allows you to easily add/remove a header from an unheared/heared IPS patch. The program is open source with a GPLv3 license and has highly portable source code.
The program receives as last two parameters the input file (….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||0.1||26 Apr 2019|
| New Super Mario Bros. Wii Mod Compiler||Raresh Nistor||This is a more intuitive mod of a tool that converts Riivolution patches into ISO files.
This only thing the user needs to do is to copy the ‘Riivolution’ folder and the folder that contains the game’s files into the app’s fold….||Patching||WII||New Super Mario Bros. Wii||Win||1.0||07 Jan 2015|
| LODModS||theflyingzamboni||The Legend of Dragoon Modding System (LODMoDS) is an attempt to create a simple and unified means of modding The Legend of Dragoon, so that users no longer have to deal with separate installation methods for each mod.
The LODModS patcher is meant ….||Patching||PSX||The Legend of Dragoon||Win||1.31||14 Feb 2019|