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Region codes Hi, I would like to see a 'zone 1' dvd on my philips dvd player DVP 3020 if possible please. Thankyou Liz

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3020

Press "Setup"
Scroll to "Preference" using the LEFT/RIGHT arrow key
Press "138931" and a pop-up screen will appear.
Use the UP/DOWN arrow key to choose the desired number ("0" for any region)

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I bought some DVDs at amazon.com, but I live outside the region code area witch the DVDs are supposed to work. I live in code area 4. I need someone to find a code to region 1. I have a Phillips home...


Hi there,

This player is relatively easy to change to region free. Please complete all of the steps below to unlock your DVD player.

Please note: Unlocking any DVD player may invalidate the warranty. Unlock sequences may not work with some firmware updates and some DVD players have been damaged through failed attempts to unlock them. Unlocking your DVD player is done at your own risk.

Unlock sequence for the Philips DVP 3020:

1. Switch on your TV and DVD player;

2. Make sure the TV is set to the correct input for the DVD player;
3. Remove any disc from the DVD player and close the disc tray;
4. Press the "SETUP" button on the DVD player remote control;
5. Use the LEFT/RIGHT arrow keys to highlight "PREFERENCE";
6. Enter 1 3 8 9 3 1 using the numerical keys on the Philips DVD remote control;


A pop-up menu will appear on the TV screen.

7. Use the UP/DOWN arrow key and choose "0" for all regions;

That's it. You should now be able to watch DVDs from all regions on your player. It is also a good idea to switch the player to standby and then switch it back on before trying any discs.

This is a verified unlock sequence for the Philips DVP 3020. If it doesn't work the first time, switch the power off and start again at step 1. If it still doesn't work, it is likely that you have updated your Firmware to a new version and this unlock sequence does not work with your firmware version

If you need further assistance, please reply to me from within this page and let me know which firmware version you have installed in your DVD player.

Regards,
BElectric.

Jan 28, 2011 | Philips DVD & Blu-Ray Players

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How do I unlock my Sony DVP - NS330 player, bought


Codes for-
Sony DVP-NS300, Sony DVP-NS305, Sony DVP-NS400D, Sony DVP-NS700, Sony DVP-S330, Sony DVP-S335, Sony DVP-S360, Sony DVP-S336, Sony DVP-S525D, Sony DVP-S530D, Sony DVP-S535D, Sony DVP-S536D, Sony DVP-S725D, Sony DVP-S735D
Turn on the unit with the remote controller, Wait until "no disc" appears in the unit's display. Press the keys: PAUSE, 3, 1, 4, 1, 5, 9. And "CODE" will appear in the display. Press the number key that corresponds to the disc zone you want to play within the next 5 seconds:0: All regions / 1: Region#1 / 2: R#2/... and so on. Then, within 5 seconds, press: PAUSE, POWER... and voilà. If you don't have good results, disconnect the equipment and repeat.
Or
Put your player in standby mode and then enter: [[0] [ENTER] Default Default region code [1] [ENTER] or [UP] [ENTER] Region 1 [2] [ENTER] or [RIGHT] [ENTER] Region 2 [3] [ENTER] or [DOWN] [ENTER] Region 3 [4] [ENTER] or [LEFT] [ENTER] Region 4 [5] [ENTER] or [TITLE] [ENTER] Region 5 [6] [ENTER] or [DVDMENU] [ENTER] Region 6 [7] [ENTER] or [RETURN] [ENTER] Region 7 [8] [ENTER] or [DISPLAY] [ENTER] Region 8
Or
Put player into standby modes by pressing power button on remote control. Then press Title button. Press Clear button. Press Power button.
Yours is not listed but these may be worth a go.
or try http://www.haldigital.com/hp/dvd.htm

May 15, 2010 | Sony DVP-NS330 DVD Player

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Philips dvp 3040 area codes


Hi there,

Please you can try the following procedure -

1. turn unit on
2. open the loading tray
3. press "setup" button on the remote
4. navigate to preferences using right arrow key (three clicks)
5. Enter "138931" on the remote
6. The current region is displayed (mine was "1")
7. Use the up arrow on the remote to change the region to "0"
8. Press the "setup" button on the remote
9. Press "OK" on the remote

Good Luck!!

Thanks

Aug 07, 2009 | Philips DVD & Blu-Ray Players

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Unlock region code for Philips DVP 3256


Region code hack for PHILIPS 3256 x/94

1. Go to Setup. [from remote]
2. Select the Preference Page.
3. Press 1, 3, 8, 9, 3, 1 on the Philips DVD Player remote.
--> It will show current region code [ for example 5 ]
4. Now Press the up/down key to select "0" which makes it region free.
5. Press ok and exit setup.

Probably the same would be applicable for 3258, 3268, 3986.

Good Luck!

Jan 02, 2009 | Philips DVD625 DVD Player

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Philips DVP 3020 says 'no disc' when you try to load any disk including a cleaner


ewaltercat,;

I guess the problem was in internal., you try to open case and while operated with disc watch if the optical lens working, may also try to open region code to "0" or multi region

posible problem "NO DISC"

a. Optical Lens
b. FCC wire
c. Mpeg Board
d. Wrong Region


Regards

Clyde Acenas

Nov 04, 2008 | Philips DVD & Blu-Ray Players

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DVD dvp 3120 is currently zone 4. Would like to make it multi zone


1) Go to Setup page
2) Preference page
3) Press 138931
4) Press up/down key to select region code

Sep 13, 2008 | Philips DVP5140 DVD Player

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Need unlocking code for philips dvp 3120 please thankyou


1) Go to Setup page
2) Preference page
3) Press 138931
4) Press up/down key to select region code

Or press 0 For region free

Aug 07, 2008 | DVD & Blu-Ray Players

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Philips dvp 3020 dvd player


Hi,

Pls try a full master reset which if done correctly would revert the unit back to factory default:
1. Power on the unit;
2. open the front panel lid to have access to the controls;
3. simultaneously press and hold the channel up and down buttons;
4. wait till "BYE" is displayed;
5. wait till clock switches off;
6. power on again and re-configure.

You may need to restore "Region Free"
1. Power on the DVP 3005.
2. Bring up the System Menu.
3. Navigate to the Preferences page.
4. Press the following combination of keys on your remote in this order to bring up the secret menu showing the Region Code.
1 3 5 5 6 6.
5. Use the arrow keys on the remote control to change the Region. To make it region free, set the Region code to “0′ (zero).
6. Exit the System Menu.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards.

Thank you for using FixYa.

May 22, 2008 | Philips DVP-3005 DVD Player

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Region Free Code: Philips DVP 5980


this worked perfectly, thank you!

Dec 19, 2007 | DVD & Blu-Ray Players

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Region codes


Philips DVP 3015K / DVP 3020 / DVP 3040 / DVP 3040K / DVP 5140 / DVP 5960
  1. Method 1:
  2. Open the disc tray
  3. Press SETUP
  4. Navigate to the preferences page
  5. Enter 138931
  6. Select the region using UP/DOWN
  7. Press PLAY
  1. Method 2:
  2. Open tray
  3. Press 9, 9, 9, 9, 0

Dec 19, 2007 | DVD & Blu-Ray Players

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