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My Craig DVD player keeps showing wrong region and will not play the DVD. How do I change the region settings??

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  • Larry Ng
    Larry Ng Apr 21, 2021

    read the manual on this unstated model Craig.
    some can and other not.
    is this USA CRAIG player.
    is the disk not with USA REGION./
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    from first DVD ever made.' 1996 to now.

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Most Dvd players can change the region settings. This must be done with the player EMPTY. Do you know what country the DVD you want originally came from? This will be needed to get the correct region for that disc.
You will need to go into the player's Settings menu. Somewhere in there there is a setting where you can swap between regions before you enter the disc.
If you comment below with the model number of your player I might be able to give you a more detailed method.

Posted on Apr 20, 2021

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2021

    not most, not in USA>
    sorry Not, DVD was invented to block that
    a top feature. that.
    some PC DVD can be hacked.
    hacking dedicated player are not easy.

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