Release: VitaShell 0.91
Developer TheFloW has updated the popular PS vita tool to version 0.91. This new release brings Network updates (VitaShell will now have an option to update automatically), fixes issues with large file sizes.
On a side Note, TheFloW is now asking for help from Fellow devs, he would like VitaShell to become a community project, meaning he’s looking for help from other developers. Ping him on twitter if you think you can help.
What is VitaShell
VitaShell is an all-in-one utility for your PS Vita, which can be used as a File Browser, FTP Server, and to install Vita Homebrews (in .vpk format) and more.
Vitashell 0.91: What’s new
TheFloW released both 0.9 and 0.91 in a short sequence. These two releases bring the following changes (from the changelog):
- Added possibility to use specific background for file browser, hex editor, text editor, photo viewer.
- Added files and folder icons by littlebalup.
- Added charging battery icon by ribbid987.
- Added sfo reader by theorywrong.
- Added translation support for turkish (english_gb uses the same id as turkish, fix it Sony!).
- Fixed bug where copied files and folders of archives didn’t stay on clipboard.
- Allow auto screen-off.
- System information trigger combo changed to START instead of L+R+START. System information can now also be translated, thanks to littlebalup.
- Added automatic network update. VitaShell will now notify you when there’s a new update. You’ll then be able to download it within the VitaShell application and it will update both molecularShell and VitaShell to the newest verison.
- Added text and audio file icon by littlebalup.
- Updated to latest libftpvita which fixed file size string > 2GB and added APPE command.
Download VitaShell 0.91
You can download Vitashell 0.91 from the developer’s github here. As a reminder, VitaShell is installed by Default with HENkaku, but until the HENkaku developers update their version, you might still want to download the latest version from TheFloW.
Looking for more? We have a full list of Emulators for the PS Vita, an up to date list of Homebrews for the PS Vita, and an All in one guide for Vita 3.60 describing everything you can do with your hacked PS Vita.