Solved

Macbook with locked DVD Region

Posted on 2011-03-10
3
732 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hi there,

I have a Macbook which I can't change the region back to 2. As I believe I have exceeded the limit of 5.

The Macbook will happily play a region2 dvd when using a USB DVDdrive. I have tried VLC Player as well with no luck. It appears to be locked on the firmware of the macbooks drive.

The internal dvd drive is HL-DL-ST GSA-S10N

Can anyone advise on what to to? Update the firmware on the dvd drive?
0
Comment
Question by:unrealone1
3 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:WhiteSeed
ID: 35096798
0
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
leewv1 earned 500 total points
ID: 35099022
0
 
LVL 1

Author Closing Comment

by:unrealone1
ID: 35145983
ok
0

Featured Post

DevOps Toolchain Recommendations

Read this Gartner Research Note and discover how your IT organization can automate and optimize DevOps processes using a toolchain architecture.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Apple iTunes - Move from PC to PC First login to your old PC 1. Click on File. 2. Then click Library. 3. Now open the Export Library. 4. Save the .xml file to your desktop. This file will hold all of the information about your playl…
How can this article save you time AND money?  In just a few minutes you may discover something you didn't know existed that is easy enough for you to fix yourself!
Along with being a a promotional video for my three-day Annielytics Dashboard Seminor, this Micro Tutorial is an intro to Google Analytics API data.
In this video I am going to show you how to back up and restore Office 365 mailboxes using CodeTwo Backup for Office 365. Learn more about the tool used in this video here: http://www.codetwo.com/backup-for-office-365/ (http://www.codetwo.com/ba…

895 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now