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How to Play PS2 Game on PC with Emulator (PCSX2 Tutorial Step By Step)

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How to Play PS2 Games on PC using PCSX2 Emulator Complete Guides Step By Step.

Step 1 :
Get Some PS2 ISO Games or Create your own ISO with your PS2 DVD.
if you want to downoad PS2 ISO, you can choice from our list here.

Step 2 :
Download PS2 Emulator Including BIOS File here

Notes : Before Proceeding, make sure your PC has the minimum requirements to run PCSX2 ).
today computers will have no problem to run pcsx2

Here is the RECOMMENDED Requirements :
  • Windows Vista / Windows 7 (32bit or 64bit) with the latest DirectX
  • CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo  3.2 GHz / Higher
  • GPU: 8800gt or better (for Direct3D10 support)
  • RAM: 1GB or More on Linux/Windows XP, 2GB or more on Vista ,Windows 7

Step 3 :

Extract PS2 Game and Emulator you have downloaded here with WINRAR.

If the game has multiple part RAR, you have to download ALL The parts and save those parts in the same folder, then Right Click on it and Select “Extract Files” or Extract Here.

Step 4 :

PCSX2 Installation GUIDES :

Open PCSX2.exe and Follow The Given Instructions

Open installed pcsx2. just double click pcsx2 icon on your desktop and follow the instructions

Default Plugins Will Be Fine. Dont Change the plugins if you dont know what you are doing.
GS Plugin Configuration : 2X Native or More Must Selected

Pad Plugin Configuration : Assign New Key to the plugin, you can use keyboard or usb joystick, wireless joystick or anything as long as the joystick is installed properly on your PC

 Uncheck “Use Default Setting:” and Browse BIOS Folder
and Select one of The Bios. USA Bios is Recommended

Now PCS2 has been successfully installed 

Optional Configuration : Enabling Speedhack
Click Config—> Emulation–>Speedhacks to boost fps when running a game. 
or just move  “The Preset Slider”
 or dont enable this option if your PC is strong enough.

When you’re done configuring everything. back to pcsx2 interface
and make sure you choice ISO in CDVD Option —>.Select ISO Selector and Browse PS2 ISO.
and finally to boot a game Choice System –>BOOT CDVD Full or CDVD Fast.

DONE and Enjoy.
if you’re lazy enough to read all of these. just watch the video tutorial below :