REGION FREE ONLY FIRMWARE UPGRADE MODE 1_ Turn the power on and remove the disc on the tray 2_ To put the DVD player into version up mode, press 9876 and (SEARCH MODE) buttons on the remote control unit in that order. The tray will open automatically. 3_ Insert disc on the tray. Load the disc for Version up. 4_ The DVD Player enters the F/W version up mode automatically. 5_ After programming is finished, the tray opens automatically. 6_ Unplug the AC cord from the AC outlet. Then plug it again. 7_ Turn the power on by pressing the power button and the tray will close. 8_ Press 1234 and (DISPLAY) buttons on the remote control unit in that order. 9_ Press (3) button on the remote control unit. 10_ To exit this mode, press (POWER) button.