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I have a lg dr 165 dvd player and it does not play region 1 dvds

I need to know how to unlock this region 1 on the dvd player, it is set for south africa at the moment please advise asap.i have bought dvd from usa and it does not want to play what do i need to do?

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1. Power on
2. Open DVD tray
3. Press 7 times 0 on the remote control
4. You will see a "Now zonefree" confirmation message on the screen.

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  • gvenkatson Mar 18, 2011

    Did not work. I have a zone 2 Lg DR165 and does not play zone 4. please help.

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Roantha, did this work for you?

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