How do you play a DVD region 2 on a blu ray region 1 player?

Answer You can't, because DVD region 2 isn't the same region as the BluRay region A/1. If you want to play them, you will need a BluRay region B/2

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My DVD player can play region 2 and 'all' - does this mean it can't play region 1?

That is correct. DVD players sold in different country can only play that dvd for the area. You will need a universal player to be able to play all region dvd. Keep in mind that most manufacturer d... Read More »

How to Play Region 2 on a Region 1 DVD Player?

Region encoding can be annoying, since it stops people from playing legally-purchased DVDs on their player of choice. However, most DVD players can be "hacked" to be made region-free. This allows y... Read More »

Can Someone in Region 1 buy a DVD player that plays Region 2 DVDs?

Most DVD players have a code to make them "Region Free" (able to play any region). Go to this site: for your model of dvd player and follow the instructions.War... Read More »

Can Japanese region 2 DVDs play on American region 1 DVD players?

No, they are two different regional format. Unless you have an all Region DVD Player which is not available anywhere. Your computer might be able to play these Japanese DVDs but you have to change ... Read More »