dvdidle-does it work?

  henry1 12:25 10 Oct 03
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The dvd player in my notebook is region locked on region 1. My fault I was trying dvd genie and it didn't work so I used up my five goes. I have seen a program called dvdidle that will give region free setting and also supposed to give smoother playback. Mine is a little jerky, probably as mine is an older notebook with older graphics card, not easy to change the card in a notebook. Anyway the question is anyone tried dvdidle, did it work for region free and smoother playback. My notebook is running XPpro and I play the dvd's with power dvd which is the only one that works on my notebook.
Thanks in advance

  Chegs ® 12:37 10 Oct 03

I have tried to unlock both my DVD-ROM and DVD-RW with various progs,I have failed on all fronts as PowerDVD is still locked,DVD drives are to.I used various suggested methods including dvdidle's,others have posted successful unlocks on forums,etc.

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