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Free code for Philips DVP 5980K

I live in New Zealand and want to play European and US DVDs.This Philips model only accepts region 4.Can you give me the hack code? Thank you.

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1. Press Setup in the remote control
2. Go to Preferences and press OK in the remote control
3. Press the next sequence of numbers "1-3-8-9-3-1" in the remote control
4. Use up and down arrows to change the region

PS: if the sequence doesn't works, do it a little more quickly

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