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Re: Samsung region dvd problem
What I am saying is very generic, and does not apply to any one type of DVD player.
Apparently, for many models the region codes can only be changed a number of times, and then the unit locks. This is how most of these units are designed. It is probably locked to the last code used. The user instructions will normaly give an indication to the number of changes allowed.
When the unit is locked, it cannot be changed. The locked code is burned in to the EPROM of the DVD player.
You need a true multi region DVD machine. This would be a player that will not ever lock. There are some on the market. Carefully research this spec before making your purchase.
There are some models that will lock, but it is possible to patch them to not lock. The patching has to be done before the unit does get locked. You would have to explore the net to find this information.
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Hi, Do the following step to make your DVD player region free..
1.Turn machine on without disc inside
2.Press menu button
3.Enter region code (See below for list)
4.A highlighted 'region area number' will appear in the upper left corner (some players)
5.Press 9 to change the region number to multi-regional
6.Turn DVD off
(remove power from mains)
next time when u power on the DVD ,it will be region free.
the region code means the player does not support the disc your playing each country is given a region code for dvd australias is region 4 if you buy a dvd from another country it wont work you can get multi region codes for dvd players im not sure of pioneers code but try using a dvd from your country region and youl find it works just fine you can also try asking a tech on fixya for the multi region code for the model dvd player you have.
Thanks for using FixYa. Please follow this procedure to reset the region code (or to make it region free). Open tray and remove any disks in tray, then Close the tray.1. Switch Off Player and Unplug from mains wait 30 seconds (this clears RAM)2. Reconnect to mains3. Turn on player with remote.4. Press ENTER on remote.5. Press 8, 4, 2, 6, 9. Using keys on remote.if your player is already set to region 26. Press ENTER on remote. (The tray will open and player will power off and close tray.)7. Switch on power from remote.8. Player is now Region Free.Allows both region 1 & 2 DVD's to play.
Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or else revert for further assistance.
Give these a try!
Power ON Press MENU Enter code 57538 The current region code appears For codefree/multi-region press 9 Press Open DVD door button Power OFF and power ON You could also try this! Turn player on without disc inside Press MENU button Enter your region code (See list below) Highlighted 'region area number' will appear in the upper-left corner (on some players) Press 9 to multi-region the machine Turn machine off Region 1 - 29334 Region 2 - 38767 (or 5 7 5 3 8) Region 3 - 56732 Region 4 - 76884 Region 5 - 53814 Region 6 - 24462 Have a go and good luck! (:-)
1/Turn machine on without disc inside 2/Press menu button 3/Enter region code (See below for list) 4/A highlighted 'region area number' will appear in the upper left corner (some players) 5/Press 9 to change the region number to multi-regional 6/Turn machine off R1 - 29334 R2 - 38767 or, 5 7 5 3 8 R3 - 56732 R4 - 76884 R5 - 53814 R6 - 24462
Try this may be work
Put DVD into player - wait for regional code violation screen to appear
Once this has occurred press the M (Memory) button on your remote
Press 1 for Title 1 and Play on the remote - this will over-ride the regional code violation detection menu
You can watch the movie by pressing Fwd on remote and change chapters by using the T (Title/Chapter) button on the remote)
Switch On DVD player without disc in machine
Press 8, 4, 2, 6 and 9
Player should turn itself Off. If not switch it Off
Switch player back On