Question about Samsung Televison & Video

Open Question

Hi, this is supplemental to my previous question. The Samsung dvd player is region free. Sometimes though, when I'm watching a region 2, pal etc. & pause or stop to resume play later, it will say disc will not play, check disc. I shouldn't have to, as it is region free. To correct this, I eject the region 2 & put in a region 1 & it will play! Then I will put the region 2 back in & it will play again! Problem solved for the moment, but recurs often. I've had it less than a year and it just recently had this problem also. I thought I would ask why this keeps happening?

Posted by on

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
  • 6 Answers

SOURCE: Bush DVD2055HDB HDMI DVD Player.

the PN onremote to tv set this is all about the system on tv ie pal is always for colour , and auto is always determined by the tv this si automatical set by tv depending on in coming siginal ie from advd machine. NTSC is always afaded colour some times it may appear as black and white

Posted on Aug 01, 2007

Ad
sandrew
  • 2961 Answers

SOURCE: Insignia DVD/Cassette combo player

I imagine you have checked the disk for scratches top and bottom, if so you can purchase a cd/dvd lens cleaner cdrom as the laser may need realigning and cleaning.

Posted on Sep 06, 2007

SOURCE: Playing PAL system dvds

Turn unit power on
with dvd draw closed and with no disc
press 9735
hidden menu appears
select REGION 0
exit setup
for multi zone compatibility and enjoy...

Posted on Dec 05, 2007

SOURCE: jvc xv-s332 dvd player won't play

on the back is a seitch labelled ntsc/pal. flick it the other way might fix it

Posted on Mar 09, 2008

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: Playing DVD-RW discs on the Matsui MATDVD3307 DVD Player.

i want 2 be able to play all types of dvds onmatdvd3307

Posted on Jan 05, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I am trying to play dvds from England (Region 2) on this dvd player and bought it specifically because it is region free - plays NTSC and PAL, so thought it would be an obvious choice. I can get the dvd to...


Are you in the US? Your TV system is NTSC. The player possibly plays NTSC and PAL(European system) discs on PAL TVs only. Try to find out from the user manual of the DVD player if you can change the output signal to NTSC. Now it is PAL even though you are playing NTSC discs.

Oct 14, 2013 | Pioneer DV-3032KV 1080P Upscaling Region...

1 Answer

I bought a DVD set from Ireland and it won't play on my DVD player or my Wii. Is there a setting I need to change?


Hi there!
North American TVs, consoles and DVD players play video and games in the NTSC format (region 1), while Ireland's and most of Europe's play in PAL(region 2). You best bet to be able to watch your dvd set will be to purchase a dvd player that plays multi regions (these will be a bit more expensive) or to order a region 2 dvd player from Ireland or somewhere in Europe that uses region 2.

Hope this helps!

Jul 05, 2011 | Nintendo Wii Console

1 Answer

What format is used when the VHS is copied to the DVD ? I have copied the VHS tapes onto Verbatim DVD-R discs. They will not play on my computer. Verbatim says I need to know what format they are in...


the most common in the US is NTFS. another used in other countrys is PAL. the format is seperated into regions, and they are as follows,
REGION 1 -- USA, Canada
REGION 2 -- Japan, Europe, South Africa, Middle East, Greenland
REGION 3 -- S.Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Parts of South East Asia
REGION 4 -- Australia, New Zealand, Latin America (including Mexico)
REGION 5 -- Eastern Europe, Russia, India, Africa
REGION 6 -- China
REGION 7 -- Reserved for Unspecified Special Use
REGION 8 -- Reserved for Cruise Ships, Airlines, etc...
REGION 0 or REGION ALL -- Discs are uncoded and can be played Worldwide, however, PAL discs must be played in a PAL-compatible unit and NTSC discs must be played in an NTSC-compatible unit.


you can use MAGICdvdRIPPER softwareon your computer, it works with NTSC, and PAL formats and vice versa.

Jan 28, 2011 | Samsung DVD-VR320 DVD Recorder/VCR

1 Answer

Region hack code for samsung dvd-p241


You can try to use this tip, which is generally used for all these Samsung models: DVD-709,DVD-809,DVD-909,DVD-511,DVD-611,DVD-615,DVD-811,DVD-M105,DVD-M105 E,DVD-M108,DVD-M203,DVD-M204,DVD-M205,DVD-M305,DVD-M405,DVD-P233,DVD-V530. I think that P-241 is about the same of P-233, which is unlocked with this tip. You can try, and then answer me if worked.
1. Make sure that there is no disc in the tray and switch on the player.
2. Cold start the player, by holding down the PLAY and STOP buttons on the player.
3. You should see a set of language options. Release the PLAY and STOP buttons.
4. Select your language.
5. Press REPEAT then the following codes for the required region the player is already set to (region you bought the player in) do not confuse this with the A-B button:
Region 1 - 2, 9, 3, 3, 4
Region 2 - 3, 8, 7, 6, 7
("E series M105", M205 and M305 users try: 57538)
Region 3 - 5, 6, 7, 3, 2
Region 4 - 7, 6, 8, 8, 4
Region 5 - 5, 3, 8, 1, 4
Region 6 - 2, 4, 4, 6, 2
6. A code will appear, indicating the region setting of your player.
7. Press 9 for region-free, or 1 for region 1, 2 for region 2, etc.
8. Press OPEN/CLOSE on the Player to open the disc tray. You may need to push the tray shut rather than use the player button, in order for the region not to be changed to 4 (M203).
9. Press STANDBY (POWER) on the remote control to close the tray. Next time the player is turned on it will set to the region specified. If the player halts on the FBI Warnings, press Forward Search x2 or faster.
On some models, you will have the ability to disable Macrovision, but you will have to turn off the Quasi-PAL option and set the SCART output type to Video rather than RGB.

Jul 09, 2009 | Philips Magnavox MWD7006 DVD Player

1 Answer

Need Philips HTS3265 Unlock code


Open Tray
Place different zone DVD into player tray
Press 99990
Press Play
Presto, it worked like a charm!

Mar 18, 2009 | Philips Televison & Video

1 Answer

My dvd v9700 wont play disks from europe


You have PAL DVDs and in the US DVDs are read in NTSC. You will need a region-free player, not the DVD-V9700

Feb 03, 2009 | Samsung DVD-V9700

1 Answer

Samsung code


1. Cold start the player, by holding down the PLAY and STOP buttons on the player.

2. You should see a set of language options. Release the PLAY and STOP buttons.

3. Select your language.

4. Press REPEAT (not the repeat A-B button) then the following codes for the required region the player is already set to (region you bought the player in):
Region 1 - 2, 9, 3, 3, 4
Region 2 - 3, 8, 7, 6, 7
Region 3 - 5, 6, 7, 3, 2
Region 4 - 7, 6, 8, 8, 4
Region 5 - 5, 3, 8, 1, 4
Region 6 - 2, 4, 4, 6, 2

5. A code will appear, indicating the region setting of your player.

6. Press 9 for region-free, or 1 for region 1, 2 for region 2, etc.

7. Press OPEN on the Player to open the disc tray.

8. Press STANDBY (POWER) on the remote control to close the tray. Next time the player is turned on it will set to the region specified.

Jul 05, 2008 | Samsung DVD-P244 DVD Player

1 Answer

DVDs in PAL format


Hey LauraJPL,

Because PAL-format and Region 2 DVD's are primarily used in Europe, they generally will not be sold through Best Buy™ stores located within the United States or Canada. While U.S. and Canadian stores may sell some multi-region or region-free DVD's, the vast majority of the titles offered will be Region 1 NTSC-format discs.

Hope this helps you out.

Sincerely,
Aaron
Go Ahead. Use Us.

Jun 23, 2008 | Televison & Video

2 Answers

Unlock to use Region 2 dvds


No region hack for this player.

Jan 29, 2008 | Toshiba HD-A30 HD-DVD Player

1 Answer

Playing PAL system dvds


Turn unit power on
with dvd draw closed and with no disc
press 9735
hidden menu appears
select REGION 0
exit setup
for multi zone compatibility and enjoy...

Sep 21, 2007 | Jwin JD-VD149 DVD Player

Not finding what you are looking for?
Televison & Video Logo

Related Topics:

40 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Samsung Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

74251 Answers

Henry  Thomas
Henry Thomas

Level 3 Expert

1074 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1667 Answers

Are you a Samsung Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...