How to play DVDs from different region in Windows Vista

DVD’s from one region does not work in DVD Drive from other region. In Windows Vista you will receive a similar error show below when you try to play it using Power Cinema.

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One way of playing this DVD from region 2 is to change the Current Region Code of the DVD Drive to 2 using the Yes. Change it now option.

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But the problem with this approach is you will not be able play your regular region DVD’s and the system allows you to change the region code only 5 times.

The other alternate way is to buy a new external DVD Drive and change the region to your DVD region code. You can try out Samsung DVD Writer External Optical Drive

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Ravi Shankar

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