Re: [Videolib] DVD Region Coding

MileFilms@aol.com
Thu, 15 Sep 2005 11:57:03 EDT

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> I believe that PCs are capable of playing DVDs from all regions. I would
> assume the same for Macs. Have you encountered problems?=A0 The problem ma=
y
> be in the NTSC/PAL/SECAM equation. I don't know if the average videocard
> can understand/translate all the variations.
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The Mac Superdrive does support all regions, but at least the Mac laptops=20
with a DVD player only allow you to change regions five times -- especially=20=
hard=20
on me with the travelling to film festivals where people hand you DVDs and=20
want opinions by the next day. That's why I had to download the firmware.

Dennis Doros
Milestone Film & Video
PO Box 128
Harrington Park, NJ 07640
Phone: (800) 603-1104 or (201) 767-3117
Fax: (201) 767-3035
Email: milefilms@aol.com
Website: http://www.milestonefilms.com

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I believe that PCs are capable of playing DVDs from all regions= . I would
assume the same for Macs. Have you encountered problems?=A0 The problem may<= BR> be in the NTSC/PAL/SECAM equation. I don't know if the average videocard
can understand/translate all the variations.


The Mac Superdrive does support all regions, but at least the Mac laptops= with a DVD player only allow you to change regions five times -- especially= hard on me with the travelling to film festivals where people hand you DVDs= and want opinions by the next day. That's why I had to download the firmwar= e.

Dennis Doros
Milestone Film & Video
PO Box 128
Harrington Park, NJ 07640
Phone: (800) 603-1104 or (201) 767-3117
Fax: (201) 767-3035
Email: milefilms@aol.com
Website: http://www.milestonefilms.com
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