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Please insert a playstation or ps2 format disc

We brought our PS2 to Egypt and have bought a game for PS2 (manufactured in the states) states it is a NTSC PAL and all of our other games say NTSC UC, why won't her playstation play this new game????

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Hi,
This problem actually related to the region change.For this problem you have to install a modification chip in your PS2 console after that it will play all your games according to your region.
For this you have to contact any expert nearby to you.
Thanks

Posted on Oct 23, 2008

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