This guide is for anyone who wants to know what the in.different region codes mean on DVD'S, i.e what country a dvd can be played in
US, US TERRITORIES, CANADA
EUROPE, JAPAN, MIDDLE EAST,EGYPT, SOUTH AFRICA, GREENLAND
TAIWAN, KOREA, PHILIPPINES, INDONESIA, HONG KONG
MEXICO, SOUTH AMERICA, CENTRAL AMERICA, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, PACIFIC ISLANDS, CARIBBEAN
FORMER SOVIET UNION, EASTERN EUROPE, INDIA, MOST OF AFRICA, NORTH KOREA, MONGOLIA
If you do not have the correct player, the dvd will not work! There are multi region players on the market which do play more than one region, so it is always advisable to familiarize yourself with your player.
If you are a buyer of DVD's check that the item for sale is compatible with your system.
If you are a seller of DVD's advertise what region your items are, but be prepared to advise buyers accordingly.