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all dvd players are region free when you first buy them, they set the region themselves, after 5 dvd's have been played on them. So if you had a european dvd player and played 5 USA dvd's on it , it would lock to the USA region and you would be unable to play european dvd's on it. Exactly what a friend did many years ago when he bought a load of american dvd films from someone and played them on his brand spanking new dvd player :)

Philips Magnavox... | Answered 2 days ago


well.. philips dvd 622 is a good dvd player.. but it won paly any pirated versions of dvd's ..though u download it from net..check for the good versions. also check whether is a rip or zip file k.

Philips DVD 622... | Answered 2 days ago


try to clean or change the laser

Philips DVP642... | Answered 3 days ago


Does the player ask for a password?
If it does look in the manual or contact Philips on their website.
This helped me a lot once.

Philips... | Answered 3 days ago


hi Daniel.
not sure if this link will help you out but have a look.
try not to go into anything that has got the word (fixya) next to it as most off the time they dont help.
easy tv philips saa713xhl driver windows 7 Google Search

Philips SAA7130... | Answered 3 days ago


To change the region on the Philips dcp750
1. Press the Open button on your remote control to open the drive tray
2. Press the Setup button on your remote control
3. Press the Right button on your remote control
4. Press the Right button on your remote control
5. Press the Right button on your remote control
6. Press the 9 button on your remote control
7. Press the 6 button on your remote control
8. Press the 5 button on your remote control
9. Press the 3 button on your remote control
10. Using the Up and Down buttons on your remote control, change the region to 1 for region 1, 2 for region 2, and so on, or 0 for multi-region playback
11. Press the Setup button on your remote control

Philips... | Answered on Feb 13, 2020


You need contact anyone from Philips Support using their HOTLINE since as per your description the TV is already defective and check whether it is still under warranty if not you'll need to pay for repair cost.

Philips... | Answered on Feb 08, 2020


Try unplugging it from the mains for 10 mins and then plugging it back and switching it on.

Philips... | Answered on Feb 01, 2020


Most of the time it\'s no the Blu-ray player, it\'s the crappy burned dvd you have. If you got it from out of the country then most likely the Blu-ray player just can\'t recognize the format or type of dvd the movie was burned onto. Best thing to try to see if it is the player or the dvd itself, is play the dvd in a laptop (not a mac because they don\'t play most things) but a Toshiba or a Samsung. The "region locked" error code is just the default displayed when you don\'t have properly formatted dvds.

Philips... | Answered on Jan 21, 2020


works on the BDP 2700 -
turn on player without disc. push home button(looks like a house) on remote. enter 1389310 using remote. wait 10 sec then turn off at front of player. wait 10 sec then turn on at front of player.

I believe the 7200 is not able to be unlocked for region free play though

Philips... | Answered on Jan 19, 2020


Some DVD players are proprietary. See if it will play in other devices. If it is a burned copy the player may not like that brand of DVD.

Philips... | Answered on Jan 19, 2020


The DVD you're using is probably from elsewhere than the region you live in. It is almost certainly possible to temporarily change the region by using a trick which will not damage your machine in any way. Google "Philips DVP642 region hack" and there will be an answer.

Philips DVP642... | Answered on Jan 14, 2020


The sound board is out in the dvd player. Try another source, such as cable, and/or a gaming system if the tv gets sound it is for sure the sound board on the dvd player. Always check to make sure the dvd player doesn't have a mute option.

Philips MDV460 | Answered on Jan 13, 2020

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