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Ibought aPhilips 7" DVD portable player from India but it wont play my DVD's back in UK,it says "Wrong Region" can you help?

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You have to unlock the region code to use this. You will have to set it to Region 2.

Try this:
http://www.dvdunlocker.com/

Hope that helps!

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this is all you need to do .

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