General Epsxe Setup and Configuration: ---------------------------------------------- 1) First you will need to make sure you have the latest copy of epsxe. As of today - August 1, 2004 - the most recent version is 1.6.0. If you do not have this release you can download it here.| ePSXe (| 2) Once the file is finished downloading double-click it's icon. The file should automatically open in an archiving program such as Winzip or WinRAR. If you don't have such a program you can download one from either of these locations.| Winzip (|| WinRAR (| Keep in mind both of the previous downloads are evaluation copies or 'trial versions' Once you open the epsxe zip file choose to extract all of it's contents to the following path (this can be done by manual navigation to that location or by typing out the path name): DRIVE:/Program Files/epsxe (Replacing 'DRIVE' with your hard drive's letter) 3) Retrieve a Playstation BIOS file from elsewhere on the internet. It is considered in most countries to be illegal to be in possession of such a file so we cannot post links to it here.
Those with weaker video cards should use Pete’s OpenGL. Pixelated site with your configuration for example tekken 3 if you look at the. The drivers, the. EPSXe and pSX Quality Gap. I'm using 'Pete's OpenGL Driver 1.76'. Here is a screenshot of Pete's OpenGL configuration menu.
The file you will need can have two names --- one for NTSC (North American) games and one for PAL (European) games. Most likely - you will need the NTSC file. They are titled as follows: - NTSC - SCPH1001.BIN - PAL - SCPH7502.BIN 4) Once you have successfully download the correct BIOS for your region, extract it or place it in the following folder (assuming you used the suggested installation directory for epsxe as stated above) DRIVE:/Program Files/epsxe/bios ('DRIVE' being you hard drive letter) 5) Next you will need to download some plugins for epsxe.
Mainly you will need GPU (graphics proccessing unit) and SPU (sound proccessing unit) plugins. These are simply recommendations based on which plugins 'normally' achieve optimum performance in most PCs. Download the following files.