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Dvd ram region locked.

Hello, I have accidentally used up all the the region changes for my Mashita DVD-RAM UJ-840s. Can i undo my last change back to region 2? I have tryed restoring the system to an earlier time this didnt undo my change. Also i have searched and cannot find any firmware for this device to make it region free...please can you help? Chris

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Re: dvd ram region locked.

Once your drive is locked im not sure you can do anything. I found this site which may work but i havent tried it.

Worst case replace the DVD drive.

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