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Playing dvds in other regions

I have a bose lifestyle 48 system purchased in Australia.I now live in England and the regions are different.I have looked thru the manual and could not see how to change the zones to suit UK dvds.

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Re: Playing dvds in other regions

The region code is fixed by the manufacturer and you will not find help from them to change it. However there are ways of doing it, go to the web site below and look in the left hand panel for "multi-region".............

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