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DVD Region Code Information

All DVD's sold by The Tech Lodge are sold and despatched from the UK, and as such are Region 2 discs (unless otherwise stated on the product detail page)

International customers are reminded they need either a region 2 DVD player or a 'region free' DVD player to play these discs.

Image showing DVD region Codes on a World Map

Region code Area
0 Informal term meaning "worldwide". Region 0 is not an official setting; discs that bear the region 0 symbol either have no flag set or have regions 1–6 flags set.
1 United States, Canada, Bermuda U.S. territories
2 Europe (except Russia,Ukraine and Belarus), Middle East, Egypt, Japan, South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho, Greenland, French Overseas departments and territories
3 Southeast Asia, South Korea, Republic of China (Taiwan), Hong Kong, Macau
4 Mexico, South America, Central America, Caribbean, New Zealand, Australia, Papua New Guinea and much of Oceania
5 Pakistan, India, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Ukraine,Belarus, Russia, Africa (except Egypt, South Africa, Swaziland, and Lesotho), Central and South Asia, Mongolia, North Korea
6 People's Republic of China
7 Reserved for future use
8 International venues such as aircraft, cruise ships, etc.
ALL Region ALL discs have all eight flags set, allowing the disc to be played in any locale on any player.
The information above is taken from Wikipedia.org You can find more infomation about DVD region codes on Wikipedia here.
View Blu-ray region code information here.