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ANyone any ideas how upgrade the DVD from version 2.10E to 3.0E or higher. Tryign to get DVD Region X running on console but needs version 3 or higher?

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Hi SDK0013,

I am not sure which version PS2 you have but the only way to realy get there is to change the motherboard from one version to another. 

I know that SCPH-50001 Motherboard will fit in a  SCPH-39000  case.

Posted on Oct 25, 2007

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Cannot find an unlocking code for my new dvd player: Toshiba XDE600KB. 40% of my dvd collection is from region 1, when my husband was in Canada. We are in England (region 2) & none of them will play.


Kelly - If you have the EU version the following will work if they haven't upgraded the firmware so it won't work. worth a try. I couldn't tell for sure from your post exactly which wouldn't play, the region 1s or 2s.
  • turn on dvd player
  • open tray
  • press "35147199" on remote
  • turn off dvd player
  • turn dvd player back on & you should have an open region player

If it's the US version there is no known Region Hack (At least that I could find).


Good Luck and Thanks for using Fix Ya.

Mikeywaf

Apr 17, 2011 | Televison & Video

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Pioneer region free code DV-340, DV-343, DV-444, DV-545


Introduction
The Px4x DVD Upgrade is an advanced modification to your DVD player, which adds extra features and enables you to get more from your machine. The upgrade supplements the DVD player and in no way harms the playback quality or removes any performance features of the DVD player.

Main Features
The DVD Upgrade adds the following features to your DVD player:
 Multiregion capability
 Macrovision disable

Players Supported
The following DVD players are supported by this version of the DVD Upgrade:

 Pioneer DV-340, Pioneer DV-343
 Pioneer DV-444
 Pioneer DV-545

Modification Details
Multiregion selection
Nearly all DVD discs on the market today are encoded with a specific "region" in mind and are made in such a way that a disc designed for "region 1" will not play on a player designed for "region 2". This is so that the Hollywood studios can control the release of titles in different geographical regions all over the world. Our upgrade allows you to select between regions 1 to 6.
Macrovision & CGMS disable
All DVD players have a system called Macrovision built in to the player, which is designed to stop the copying of DVD discs to video. However, this system can have adverse affects on some projectors. For this reason the DVD Upgrade disables Macrovision to solve any problems.

Operating Instructions
You can select the region code by remote. This region will be tried first when playing a disk.
Due to this design, the modification will work on the RCE (Regional Code Enhancement) protected DVD’s. In some cases it will be necessary to insert a conventional (non RCE protected) disc before playing a RCE protected disc. Follow the instructions as detailed bellow:

1. Turn the player on without a disc in it
2. On the remote control, press 'SETUP'
3. Use right arrow to select 'General'
4. Use down arrow to select 'Basic'
5. Press 'ENTER' on the remote control
6. Press 'Display' on the remote control
You should see the region code and OSD version that the player is set to
7. Press 'Condition/Memory'
8. Press '1', '2', '3', '4', '5' or '6' to change the region code of the player
The text will disappear
9. Press ' Display ' on the remote to control the region
10. Press 'SETUP' on the remote to exit. Play the disc
This dident work for me but mayby work for you.

on Mar 06, 2010 | Televison & Video

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Sony DAV-C700, DAV-S400, DAV-S500, DAV-S800, CMT-S9D region free unlock code


Introduction

The DVD Upgrade is an advanced modification to your DVD player, which adds extra features and enables you to get more from your machine. The upgrade supplements the DVD player and in no way harms the playback quality or removes any performance features of the machine.

Players Supported

The following DVD players are supported by this version of the DVD Upgrade:

 Sony DAV-C700
 Sony DAV-S400
 Sony DAV-S500
 Sony DAV-S800
 Sony CMT-S9D

Macrovision & CGMS disable

All DVD players have a system called Macrovision built in to the player, which is designed to stop the copying of DVD discs to video. However, this system can have adverse affects on some projectors. For this reason the DVD MOD Upgrade disables Macrovision to solve any problems.

User manual

Put your player into „Standby“ Mode and enter one of the following commands if necessary:

Remote control command Function
[0] [ENTER] Default Default region code on the player
[1] [ENTER] Region 1
[2] [ENTER] Region 2
[3] [ENTER] Region 3
[4] [ENTER] Region 4
[5] [ENTER] Region 5
[6] [ENTER] Region 6
[7] [ENTER] Region 7
[8] [ENTER] Region 8
[Arrow down] [ENTER] Only play DVDs with the selected region; auto switching OFF
[Arrow up] [ENTER] Default Auto switching ON
[PREV I<<] [ENTER] Enable video interference impulses (Macrovision ON)
[NEXT >>I] [ENTER] Default Disable video interference impulses (Macrovision OFF)
[Arrow left] [ENTER] Enable user operation prohibitions* and access restrictions
[Arrow right] [ENTER] Default Disable user operation prohibitions* and access restrictions

* The DVD can no longer prohibit you from using the fast-forward, chapter change or Audio-/Subtitle-/Angle switch. You can no longer be forced to watch intros. Just press [TITLE] or [DVD MENU] and select PLAY.

on Mar 02, 2010 | Electronics - Others

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The menu screen keeps popping up and we can't get it off.


Upgrade the main TV software to:
- Version 1.10.0.0 (or higher) for the JL2.1 chassis (Europe and AP region).
- Version 1.1.0.0 (or higher) for the BL2.x and BP2.x chassis (Nafta region).

The SW is posted on the Philips website and must be installed into the TV by using a USB memory stick (read the instructions carefully that come with the SW).

Oct 21, 2010 | Philips 42PF7220A 42 in. Plasma Television

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I've got a version 3.71 M33-2 and it won't play the iso games that i already have in my memory stick ?? please help


Some Games require higher version of firmware. You need to make sure that the games you put on your stick is capable of running in 3.71 m33-2 else I would suggest upgrade it to the 5.x m33 version.

May 04, 2010 | Sony PlayStation Portable (PSP) Console

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I can't play dvds but I can play copied dvds


Most copied DVD-Videos for home playback use a CSS crack to strip the region code i.e. to Region 0 to they will work in all DVD players.

However most standalone DVD Players can have this restriction lifted using a sequence of codes.

First check your current firmware version to see if you need to upgrade:

1. When TV shows Philips wallpaper, close disc tray with no disc.
2. Press <0>, <0>, <0>, <9>, <OK> on the Remote Control.
Note: In case the firmware version does not appear on the screen, eject and close the disc tray to reset, and try again.

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In this case region is 2 (UK) and the firmware is “Feb 23 2007” this is the latest for this DVD VR.

There are other codes that can be used to set this DVD to region 0 it might be a good idea for you do to the same with yours.


Nov 22, 2009 | Philips DVDR3380/05 DVD Recorder

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Firmware upgrade


Hi there Michael, here is the link for the new firmware
http://org.downloadcenter.samsung.com/downloadfile/ContentsFile.aspx?CDSite=au&CttFileID=2047698&CDCttType=FM&ModelType=N&ModelName=HT-BD2T&VPath=FM/200903/20090318092954656/081227_01_HT_BD2_XSA.zip

Sep 14, 2008 | Samsung HT-BD2R 7.1 Channel Blu-ray Home...

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Acer DVD problem


ok, try this...
goto: http://files.rpc1.org/
find your model (i think its in section Acer/Benq) and download the hacked firmware (region free).

Now that your drive has had its region-checking facility disabled you also need to remove the checking that is built into Windows and the DVD-playback software. The easiest way to do this is with Dvd region killer or better find AnyDVD. Download it and install it on your computer.

Jul 09, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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