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DVD Region, can not change the DVD region...zero changes left.

How can I change or reset the drive to be able to play CD's and DVD's from other regions.

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  • colepeter Aug 25, 2008

    I have played overseas dvd's and it seems to have changed the regions. It is now stuck on region 1 and has no changes left.

    Even if i change dvd to another computer or try to reset regions it won't let me. Can I ever be able to use it????

    colepeter@ozemail.com.au

    PLEASE help me

    thanks

    Peter

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Hello Shuzz, try this, go to my computer, then right click on your DVD burner, then click on properties. Then click on hardware, and then click on your burner device. After clicking your burner device, you should see a tab for DVD region. You can set the region from this option. Try that, I hope it works for you.
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If that fails. install anydvd it will allow you to play any region

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