Purpose[ edit ] One purpose of region coding is controlling release dates. Any combination of regions can be applied to a single disc.
However, if the player is not region-free, it can often be unlocked with an unlock code entered via the remote control. So-called "Region 0" and "ALL" discs are meant to be Region 7 and 8 worldwide.
This played the aforementioned video loop of a map, which was impossible to escape from, as the user controls were disabled. Many websites exist on the Internet offering these codes, often known informally as hacks.
This flag holds the region number that the machine is allowed to play. The PlayStation 2  can be modified to have its regional-locking disabled through the use of modchips. Region 0 playable in all regions except 7 and 8 is widely used by China and the Philippines[ citation needed ].
For example, a physical film copy for a cinema is expensive and the most copies are required for the first weeks after release, so a spread release allows for reuse of some copies in other regions. Porohanonspoken in Camotes Islands of Cebu province. Region-free players are DVD players shipped without the ability to enforce regional lockout usually by means of a chip that ignores any region codingor without this flag set.
If it cannot play the disc, then it tries another region until one is found that works. The values of each region that the disc is not encoded for are added together to give the value in the file. Region coding enables copyright holders to attempt to prevent a DVD from a region from which they do not derive royalties from being played on a DVD player inside their region.
A practice of movie marketing threatened by the advent of digital home video is to release a movie to cinemas, and then for general sale, later in some countries than in others. Some can also work around locked RPC-2 firmware. DVDs are less restricted in this sense, and region coding allows movie studios to better control the global release dates of DVDs.
Ports[ edit ] Fastcraft terminal for ferrying passengers from Cebu to Negros. Among the widely read are Sun.
Many websites provide instructions for different models of standalone DVD players, to hack, and their factory codes. This code simply allows the user to change the factory-set configuration flag to another region, or to the special region "0".
There are also two Blu-ray regions used: Inter-island shipping is served by numerous shipping lines, two of them fastcraft companies which serve all the provinces in the region.Region 7 Gymnastics Meets.
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Central Visayas (Cebuano: Tunga-tungang Kabisay-an; Filipino: Gitnang Kabisayaan) is a region of the Philippines, numerically designated as Region VII. It consists of four provinces (Cebu, Bohol, Negros Oriental and Siquijor) and three highly urbanized cities (Cebu City, Lapu-Lapu and Mandaue).
The eight regions each correspond to a value which is a power of 2: Region 1 corresponds to 1 (2 0), Region 2 to 2 (2 1), Region 3 to 4 (2 2), and so on through Region 8, which corresponds to (2 7). Region 7 includes 9 parishes in the northwest part of the state: Beinville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, DeSoto, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine, and Webster.
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