Philips BDP2850

DVD region hack

I tried the following on the BDP2850 and it works. Was region 2 only, now also plays region 1.

1.- Turn On Philips BDP2800 
2.- Press the Home button on the remote. 
3.- Press 1389310 on the remote. 
4.- Press the power off on the front of the player. 
5.- Power on using the front of the player.