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I live in the US, but my dvd collection includes several from the UK. Ive switched the region code a couple of times, and now it is telling me I cannot change it again. Why? My dvd is an SDVD8821 in an Acer laptop

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With computer and laptop dvd drives you usually only get 5 chances to change the region. I don't know why they do this. You'll need to install dvd decoder onto your laptop. There are a few free ones available like this one:
http://www.dvd43.com/. Your DVD's should run when this is running.

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