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I have a panasonic dvd recorder Model: DMR-XW380 and was

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I have a panasonic dvd recorder Model: DMR-XW380 and was wondering how I could change the region to multi region
JA: How old is your DMR-XW380?
Customer: Not sure. I this it is only 2 or 3 years old
JA: What have you tried so far with your DMR-XW380?
Customer: I have not tried anything yet
JA: Anything else you want the Video Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Know
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Recorders and Players
Expert:  Pete replied 11 months ago.

Hello,
I am Pete, and I'll be happy to assist with your question today.

Expert:  Pete replied 11 months ago.

If you contact your nearest Panasonic dealer and advise them that your player isn't playing all regions they can make this change for you.

It takes around 30 minutes to update the software and unlock the recorder.