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Samsung DVD-V5500 Bought my dvd player in Arizona, so it is a region 1 player. Tried all the unlock codes I could find but nothing works. Is there a code out there for this American Samsung dvd player that will work?

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  • thisch Jan 18, 2008

    I'm interested too!

  • damick252 Mar 10, 2008

    dvr combo v5500 . Clock don't work shows dashes. Lost Manual. I thought it was Auto set. How do I set Clock? Thanks

  • BobDillon Jun 03, 2008


    I have a region 4 Samsung DVD-V5500 and I have not been able to make it region free or a different region for that matter. Friend has region 1 DVD that I'd like to watch but not possible.

    Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.




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Without any dvd in th eplayer while it is on depress ff>> for about 7 seconds this will reset all to factory settings i found this healps with dvd that takes forever to load seem that this player have some kinks but the ff>> you can email me for more advice

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