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LG RC299 DVD VIDEO RECORDER COMBO

Hi, I was trying to get my player zone free and messed up all the value codes for my Australian player. It now says that it is region 2 or european. I can no longer play or record DVDS. Could someone possibly tell me the original values to restore my unit to region 4 please? the vaues are for options 1-8. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated, Belinda.

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It may not be anything to do with what you were playing with on there - it may actually be the DVD deck. We had ours for only 9 months when this went, and it has just gone a 2nd time - 2 months out of warranty. This could be the cause - it comes up with the message No Disc, when there is definitely a disc in there. Don't know if this helped at all.

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Many lg units have a menu where if u open the dvd drawer and press zeroe 5 or 6 times a region menu will appear. only works in some lg units though. good luck..

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