3 Questions about burner

vbimport

#1

Can somebody answer these questions if possible.

thanks
mac

Q1
Any idea why the drive Region is Locked… it says: Drive region is set, with additional restrictions required to make a change

Q2
how do i unlock it

Q3
Also is it possible to get a Firmware update.

More Info from DISCINFO VERSION : 1.7.0 BETA.12

VENDOR : MATSHITA
MODEL : UJ-831Da
REVISION : 1.01
VENDOR SPECIFIC : 411250KME1712120920
LOADING MECHANISM : Tray
NUMBER VOL. LEVELS : 256
BUFFER SIZE : 2048KB
INTERFACE : ATAPI
RPC2 SCHEME : YES
STATUS : Last Chance
USER CHANGES : 1
VENDOR CHANGES : 4
CURRENT REGION : 1
ANALOG AUDIO PLAY : YES
COMPOSITE OUTPUT : YES
DIGITAL PORT-PORT1 : NO
DIGITAL PORT-PORT2 : NO
READ UPC CODE : YES
MULTISESSION READ : YES
MODE 2 FORM 1 : YES
MODE 2 FORM 2 : YES
READ ISRC CODE : YES
READ BAR CODE : YES
BUFFER UNDER-RUN : YES
MT. RAINIER : NO
CAN READ CDR : YES
CAN READ CDRW : YES
CAN READ CDRM2 : YES
CAN WRITE CDR : YES
CAN WRITE CDRW : YES
CAN TEST WRITE : YES
CAN READ DVD-ROM : YES
CAN READ DVD-R : YES
CAN READ DVD-RW : YES
CAN READ DVD-RAM : YES
CAN READ DVD+R : YES
CAN READ DVD+RW : YES
CAN WRITE DVD-R : YES
CAN WRITE DVD-RW : YES
CAN WRITE DVD-RAM : NO
CAN WRITE DVD+R : YES
CAN WRITE DVD+RW : YES
MAX CDR READ SPEED : 24
MAX CDR WRITE SPEED: 24


#2
  1. you or someone else changed the region at least 3 times already…

  2. nope.

  3. Ask the OEM of your computer/laptop.


#3

Thanks chef
your answer confirms i need to buy another dvd-rw dl, £35 at my local computer shop.