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I recently moved from the US to Australia and brought my Cinego D-1000 with me. Sadly it does not play australian DVDs. how do I change the region? bendavidson10r@gmail.com

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Hi, I have just done a bit of research on this unit, and while I live in new zealand, the australian and new zealand broadcast systems are similar as well as both using region code 4. My experience with american video devices has shown that american manufacturers do not normally produce multisystem devices to be used in other parts of the world and as such would most likely not work with the australian broadcast system never mind region 4 discs. I would strongly suggest you ensure that the unit is capable of dealing with a PAL signal first before you even bother with trying to multizone it. PS the zone coding was created by the american movie consortium and as such, it will be very unlikely you will find a region hack for this unit.
Cheaper to ditch the unit and purchase a local DVD player and projector.
PS you will get a better (albeit slightly duller) picture with a decent LCD projector. I strongly recommend the Panasonic PT-AE700 or later. You will be impressed.

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