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Invalid disk error

Updated firmware

I get an "invalid region code" on some but not all region 2 DVDs. One tech support person told me I needed to update the firmware but another said that was wrong; that I needed to reprogram the codes using my remote. Which is roght?

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  • Bahan May 11, 2010

    Dear Yonatanh,

    Please help, I am getting the same error on all blank disks. I am willing to try the hacked firmware.

    Thanks for your help so far.

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Did you get this working? If not, then your DVD isn't supposed to be region free in the first place, and I can send you a firmware which I have used a hack in order to make region free. You can then take this firmware and follow the same instructions you used for the other firmware.

Posted on Jan 08, 2008

  • Yonatan Horan Jan 09, 2008

    Try this:

    (1) Go to the setup screen.

    (2) Scroll down to EXIT, but do not press EXIT.

    (3) Enter the numbers 2,9,6,0.

    (4) Region Menu screen will appear;

    Select "(0)" or Region Free.

    (5) Press Setup to exit.

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