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  1. Tony Bensley

    Dvd rom region question

    It's too bad that VLC Player is unable to do the same with Blu-ray discs in general, whose algorithms are presumably less poorly designed! :P It's very nice to know that I should be able to use VLC Player to playback any DVD Region code on my Pioneer BD Drive, at least! CHEERS! :)
  2. Tony Bensley

    Dvd rom region question

    Indeed, it is! This is how it reads in my Windows 10 Device Manager; MATSHITA DVD-RAM UJ8D2Q. I seem to have a knack of running across extra prohibitive devices such as these! :P Anyway, thank you very much for the tip! :) As I hadn't tested my Region 2 DVD with VLC Player (I wasn't aware of...
  3. Tony Bensley

    Dvd rom region question

    I read somewhere online several years back that pretty much any DVD ROM drive made after Y2K is subject to the maximum of 6 (Or so!) times that the region code can be changed, and that it's hardware (Could have meant firmware, as I've seen both used interchangeably!) based. If you want a multi...
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