Question about Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop
Posted by Anonymous on
You can always invest in the program called AnyDVD. It can be found at
This should solve your region issues with the BlueRay disks. Run this program, then insert your movie into the dvd player, and watch the movie play. Take care and enjoy!
Posted on Dec 19, 2008
The reason you are receiving a "region B error" is because the Blue-ray you are attempting to play is not designated to work with the current drive you have. The regions (A-B-C) were designed so that certain DVD's would only work in certain countries. For instance - Region B DVD's were made to only work in Africa, Europe, Oceania, Middle East, Kingdom of the Netherlands, GB, French territories, and Greenland. Manufacturers did this so that they are able to control what content is released per country.
If you are using Windows XP or Windows Vista, you can use power DVD to correct this problem by editing the registry keys.
After installing PowerDVD, the program will initiate the default value of Region A and 5 remaining changes, and there is not settings in the registry. When region code changed, PowerDVD stores rgion information at this registry key in Windows XP:
The value can be 1 for Region A, 2 for Region B, 4 for Region C.
There is another registry key that stores the number of remaining changes to region code allowed:
Every time you change region in PowerDVD, this number is decremented by 1.
Thus, to hack PowerDVD region code control in Windows Vista, you can either change the region code directly from the registry, or the value of remaining times left allowed to change region code can be set sky high (such as 65,536 times) so that you can change the region code without limitation.
You can use a registry export file to automate the process. Download the BDregion.zip archive file with BDregionA.reg (to set to region A), BDregionB.reg (to set to region B), BDregionC.reg (to set to Region C) and BDregionNoLimit.reg (to set number of times left for region change to FFFF or 64k times).
Posted on Aug 04, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
May 21, 2012 | Acer Aspire M3641 Dual Core E2200 PC...
May 09, 2012 | Acer Aspire 5920-6423 Notebook
Feb 02, 2010 | Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop
Dec 31, 2009 | Acer Computers & Internet
Oct 29, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Jul 14, 2009 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop
Apr 09, 2009 | Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook
Feb 19, 2009 | Acer Computers & Internet
Dec 13, 2008 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop
1,166 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!