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Change the region

Can I change the region setting on my DVD to play usa dvds

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  • delorenzobj Feb 12, 2008

    It is a Philips DVDR610

  • delorenzobj Feb 12, 2008

    Did you get the make and Model?

  • delorenzobj Feb 12, 2008

    Thanks bubba it is working fin now....just wathing the little rascals, sad aint it. hha

  • delorenzobj Feb 12, 2008

    Hey bud, can you change the regions on a Prism PDT-7 portable dvd player?

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Need make and model

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  • Cary Farah
    Cary Farah Feb 12, 2008

    1: Turn on the 610 from the front panel, Do NOT open the disc tray

    2: On the 610 Remote, press the blue button, then play then 159, then 121212005255, then play then standby.

    3: Enjoy multiregion viewing!



    Please note, the buttons must be pressed quickly or the hack will not work.

    You should see the numbers 121212005255 on the front panel display briefly if the hack has been input correctly.



    (Many Thanks to Vdemon for submitting the original hack!)



    You have to type in codes as described but mightily quick! Two
    hands, numbers quick, numbers quick, and don't spend any time looking
    at the display. The more times you do it, the quicker you get and
    eventually you can press them fast enough and if you can quickly look
    at the display the long line of digits DO display.



    Advice is keep going and it will work.


    if you have a PDA, just
    dowmload a remote control software that supports macros (a pretty good
    one for PPC is Remote control 2 -> http://www.wincesoft.de/index.html). The trial version is enough to apply the hack (I did it this way myself).

    I can guarantee that it's a lot easier this way

  • Cary Farah
    Cary Farah Feb 12, 2008

    good luck

    please mark the post with a fixya

  • Cary Farah
    Cary Farah Feb 13, 2008

    try this
    With no disc in player:



    On the remote control:



    Press Setup



    Press >>



    Press <<



    Press >>|



    Press |<<

    Should now display a code above the language selection



    Press the RIGHT arrow until the end figure is 255



    Press ENTER



    Press Setup to finish



    Switch off for a few seconds then switch on for region free.

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