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DVD region Thanks for your answer, however the problem is that being the DVD burner in region 1 it will not open any DVD that is not in this region thus I cannot save files to convert with AnyDVD. Every time I try to open the DVD using Shrink a window appears stating that I must convert to whatever region I need. It also says that the opportunities of doing so are 0. This is why I need some kind of firmware or a code, I do not know what, that I can introduce to my player so it will become Region free

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  • EduardoBC Jul 08, 2008

    Dear sir: I am running into another problem. A friend of mine asked me to copy one of his films in DVD. When I inserted the disc in the burner, it did not open. I tried several times with no luck. I then put it in my table DVD player and it opened OK. I tried again in the computer and no luck at all. Then I removed it and upon examining it very carefully, I discovered four really tiny dots near the center of the disk. Like four pinholes at the point where the disk starts. I imagine that this four tiny pinholes do not allow the disk to open in my computer, Am I right? Is there no way of watching or copying the disk for making a back-up? Thanks a lot!!

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You miss-understood. AnyDvd copies directly from the DVD drive to the hard disk, and removes region info as it does. Then a backup DVD can be created from the image file. The image file can also be accessed by DVDShrink to alter the size to fit.

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As far as 'regions' you are #$%*&@ed! Did you not see that you only have 5 chances to change the region? Once at 0 there is nothing further you can do, even reinstalling the OS will not give you more chances at region changes! You should not have needed to set any regions at all. Most LG models will burn any disc regardless of the regions. I have never yet set any region and mine burns fine. YOu may have to contact Microsoft for a solution, if there is one, good luck.

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