Question about Televison & Video

Open Question

My DVD player switches off when I press the play button - why does that happen ?

Posted by on

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

  • 125 Answers

SOURCE: samsung dvd player ht-dm150 (watching movies)

It is most likely that the laser is not a problem because it can read the first part of the disk. If the laser is defective, it willn ot recognize the disk. The problem is probably the seek mechanism. It can only access the inner tracks but cannot read the tracks further from the center.

Posted on May 24, 2007

drlalitv
  • 488 Answers

SOURCE: dvd player gives unknown disc

thats because its region locked..do the following:

start the player without any DVD in it.
open the lid.
while the lid is open press 9,9,9,9,0
you should see region 0 displayed.
close the lid.

Your DVD player is now region free.

note:
replace 0 with 1 to 6 at to set the wanted region number if needed.
do let me know if it worked.

Posted on Oct 29, 2008

  • 3 Answers

SOURCE: Disney princess dvd player will not play any dvd!

We had the same issue. Try clicking <play>1234<play> and it should unlockk the dvd in the machine. Seems to work on my daughters. It's a parental control of come sort. HTH.

Posted on Feb 01, 2009

  • 107 Answers

SOURCE: DVD will not play when the play button is pushed

call support from manufacturer on how to reset your player,
For instance, on Samsung players after it is powered on you hold in both channel buttons for 10 sec and the player restarts. that fixed mine that had the same problem

Posted on Apr 11, 2009

welcomejee
  • 10594 Answers

SOURCE: VHS to DVD-R dubbs fine: but won't play on SONY DVD player.

Please finalize burned DVD to play in another dvd player.

Posted on Apr 16, 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 have a PHILIPS DVP3962. My DVD player used to play where I left off watching my DVDs, but recently, when I turn it off and turn it back on, it starts from the beginning of the DVD. Dose anybody know why...


Resume function is wiped from the player's memory buffer whenever the unit is switched to standby (either with the [POWER] button on the main unit, the remote or turned off at the wall), the disc is removed, or the [STOP] button is pressed twice (either on the front or via the remote).

(The simplest thing you can try is to insert a DVD, play a few minutes of its main title, press [STOP] once, not twice, leave it for 10 minutes, then press [PLAY] - it should resume, and thus continue your movie from where you left off)

Resume is considered 'temporary memory' in DVD devices, and therefore is not intended to store the playback point of the disc permanently whenever power is lost, [STOP] is pressed twice or discs are ejected.

However, this is relatively normal, and is not a fault, but it can be annoying to the user.

Apr 26, 2011 | Philips DVP3962 DVD Player

1 Answer

DVD player won't play new movies


Try this

1.While the previews are playing, press the Menu Button on your DVD player remote to access the DVD's Main Menu.
2.Go to Scene Selection and press your Enter or Ok button on your DVD player remote.
3.Highlight Scene 2 and press the Enter or Ok button. This will start the DVD in Scene 2.
4.Use your rewind or reverse button on your DVD player remote to rewind back to the beginning of Scene 1.

Walt Disney Home Entertainment Technical Support
1-800-723-4763, Monday's 9:30-7:30 and Tuesday through Friday 9:30-6:30 CST

Excerpt from email tech support Walt Disney

Dec 07, 2007 | RCA B27TF680 27 in. TV/VCR/DVD Combo

1 Answer

Unlocking my DVD player


some others

new model pacific 1002mk2 (ASDA) using remote.;
press open on remote
press clear
press 1-3-6-9 Then 0(for multiregion)

Press close

It's important to note that you will not see anything happen on screen or display!
The buttons are small,so you'll have to be precise

1. PUT A REGION 2 DISC IN PLAYER

2. WHEN IT IS LOADING UP PRESS "SETUP"

3. PRESS "7" FOR MULTI REGION

4. PRESS "PAUSE/STEP"

5. PRESS PREVIOUS " |> "

6. PRESS SETUP

YOUR PLAYER IS NOW MULTI REGIONAL.. IS YOU WANT TO SET THE REGION IN STEP 3 PRESS 1 FOR USA OR WHATEVER YOU REQUIRE....

or

switch on.on the remote press "open/close",0,1,2,3,open/close and it plays straigt away. but nothing is shown on the screen.
or
It's true - a quality DVD player from Asda for £59.95. Highly recommended. This 1359 hack worked with my Pacific 1002 purchased March 03.
Note. There is no on screen display or any indication on the machine when entering the hack.

Switch machine on and using the remote control only:
1. Press 'open/close' button (the draw should be left open).
2. Press the 'clear' button.
3. Press '1'.
4. Press '3'.
5. Press '6'.
6 Press '9'.
7. Press '0' (zero for multi-region).
8. Press 'open/close' button.
End.

or

1. switch on dvd with remote (leave drawer closed)
2. Press: setup
3. press: 7 (note nothing will happen)
4. press: pause/setup button (again nothing will happen)
5. press: previous/I<< button (nothing will happen)
6. press: Next/>>I button (nothing will happen)
7. press: setup

Dec 05, 2007 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Sylvania DV220SL8 won't play DVDs, DVD tray won't open


One simple solution is to unplug the unit for 30 seconds then plug it back in. Worked like a charm for me.

Jan 09, 2010 | Sylvania DV220SL8 DVD Player/VCR

11 Answers

I would like to change regions on my portable Durabrand DVD player model PDV-722


Alright, just follow these steps and let me know if you have any problems or questions

  1. Power and switch on the Durabrand DVD player.
  2. Open the DVD disc tray tray or lid.
  3. Press Stop.
  4. Press 3 - 5 - 9 - 7 (3597 in sequence). Can be done on remote control.
  5. Hidden DVD Region menu appears. Select region 0 or 9 using up or down button on remote control
  6. Press OK.
  7. Close the disc tray and press Standby on the DVD player front

Dec 19, 2008 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Region unlock


Quick 10 Steps:
- Power
- Setup
- Down 2x
- Play
- 253135
- Left
- Down
- 0
- Play
- Setup
Done


Detailed version:

1. turn Power 'On' - slider switch left side of unit

using the included credit card remote:

2. press 'Setup' button, bottom left (next to down arrow button) to display menus

3. 'Down' arrow 2x to Preferences menu

4. press 'Play' > button, center of arrow buttons, to select Preferences menu

5. press numbers: '2,5,3,1,3,5'

6. 'Left' arrow < button

7. 'Down' arrow button

8. you should now see REGION CODE 1 or similar

9. Press '10/0' button for all region, or whatever region you want

10. Press 'Play' > button again

11. Press 'Setup' button to exit menus.

Oct 17, 2008 | Initial IDM-1250 Portable DVD Player

1 Answer

Colby dvd -215 i switched vidio options and cannot see it can it be reset?


try this
*********RESET THE DVD PLAYER BACK TO THE DEFAULT SETTING*********
Make sure you do not have a disk in the tray. Using the DVD player remote control:
1) Press the "Setup" button.
2) On the "Right" arrow, press it three times and then press the "Play" button.
3) On the "Down" arrow, press it two times.
4) On the "Right" arrow, press it once, and then press the "Play" button.
5) Press the Setup button.
*The default setting will take affect as soon as you press the setup button (step 5).

Oct 02, 2008 | Televison & Video

2 Answers

Can't play region 2 dvd's on my player


Newer DVD224 is actually DVD-224ss - small print on front of manual. There are two possible hacks:

DVD224SS (This worked for me)
1. Open the DVD tray
2. Press STOP button on the remote control
3. Press 70
4. Press MENU
5. Use the numeric keypad to select your region code number (0 – 6).

OR

DVD224 (224SS)
1. Open the DVD tray
2. Press STOP button of remote control
3. Press the digit number buttons “2008” of remote control.
4. Press MENU
Region code will appear, select your region code number.

Jun 22, 2008 | Coby DVD-224 DVD Player

1 Answer

Need code for durabrand portable dvd player


  1. Power and switch on the Durabrand DVD player.
  2. Open the DVD disc tray tray or lid.
  3. Press Stop.
  4. Press 3 - 5 - 9 - 7 (3597 in sequence). Can be done on remote control.
  5. Hidden DVD Region menu appears. Select region 0 or 9 using up or down button on remote control.
  6. Press OK.
  7. Close the disc tray and press Standby on the DVD player front
The above unlock DVD player region code trick should works on models including Durabrand DVD-1000, Durabrand DVD-1005, Durabrand DVM1418c, Durabrand LCDTV *** DVD player model PVS 21175S1 and others DVD players from Durabrand.

If the above unlock region code hack doesn’t work, or if you’re using Durabrand Car DVD Player model PVS1966, Durabrand PVS1960, Durabrand PVS1680, Durabrand PVS1970, Durabrand PVS223, Durabrand STS75E, Durabrand Dual-7B or Durabrand Dual-7BL, try the following unlock code instead.
  1. Power on the DVD player.
  2. Open the DVD disc tray or lid.
  3. Press 8 - 1 - 3 - 2 - 8 (81328 in sequence) on remote control.
  4. In DVD region code menu, press Enter until come to region 9 (or 0)
  5. Press Play.
  6. Close the DVD tray or lid.
For Durabrand Dual-900, try the following DVD multi-region or region free unblock sequence instead.
  1. Press Open to open disc tray.
  2. Press Clear.
  3. Press 1 - 3 - 6 - 9 - 0 (13690 in sequence).
  4. Press Standby button. After pressing, the DVD disc tray will close and DVD player will switch off).
  5. Press Standby button again to power up the DVD player.
Note: To set back the DVD player to region 1 if you’re using above unlock hack, simply press 13691 in sequence. The 0 or 1, the last digit in the key sequence is actually the digit to determine which region code you’re going to set on the DVD player. You can set to other region code by changing the last digit to 2, 3, 9 or other valid region code number.
For Durabrand DP305, try the following DVD region code unlock hack instead.
  1. Turn on the DVD player.
  2. Press Open/Close button to open the disc tray.
  3. Press Setup.
  4. Press 8 - 8 - 8 - 8 (8888 continuously).
  5. Press Next.
  6. Go to “Version and select a region code. Select 0 for all region or 9 for region free.
  7. Press Play.
The below trick should be able to unlock the region restriction on Durabrand DUR1700 DVD player.
  1. Turn on the DVD player.
  2. Press Setup.
  3. Go to “Preferences”.
  4. Press Play.
  5. Enter 2 - 5 - 1 - 5 - 3 - 5 (251535 in continuous sequence of keys).
  6. Press Left, Down.
  7. The current region code will be displayed.
  8. Press 0 for region free.
Note that if you select “Region 0′ which allows DVD players to plays all DVD-Video discs from Regions 1-6, some DVDs which are incorporated with “Regional Coding Enhancement” or RCE protection system will refuse to play in such machine.

Jun 05, 2008 | Jensen JR400 Remote Control

1 Answer

DVD Home Theatre System Panasonic xv htd-330 dvd won't play


From the manual:
Press STANDBY/ON to put the system in standby, then press and hold the front panel (stop) button for about 8 seconds until the display shows Mem.clr?.
Press the front panel I<<<< or the >>>>I button so that the display shows Interlace?.
Press the front panel >/II button to set to interlace & switch the system back on.

May 04, 2007 | Pioneer HTD-330DV System

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

Related Topics:

23 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

73691 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

5060 Answers

Electro Med Services...
Electro Med Services...

Level 3 Expert

6694 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...