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Multizoning my Phillips DVD player

I have a phillips DVP3040 DVD player bought in Canada. Will in Australia, I several zone 4 movies that I would like to be able to view on my zone 1 play. How or can I multizone my Phillips model. Thanks

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    My child has received a Philips DCP850/37 as a present from a freind in America able to play only Zone 1 DVD's. We live in Zone 2. How can I change the Zone on this model to Zone 2.



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The same thing happened to me. To fix, follow the instructions below. 1. Turn your machine on. 2 Press Setup on the remote. 3. Press Preference. 4. Type on remote 9653. The use arrow keys to select Region "0". 5. Then click OK and the machine should now recognise multiple region zone DVDs.

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