Dvd not PAL

  thicasabrick 20:02 28 Dec 2006
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Hi all, I bought a Dvd from the USA for Christmas, when she tried to play it on our Toshiba Dvd player it says not "Pal" and therfore wont play. Is there anything I can do to rectify this.

  howard64 20:05 28 Dec 2006

in your toshiba there should be a way to enter its setup page - this may then be set for other than pal.

  jack 20:05 28 Dec 2006

Depends on your player - read the book
USA standard for TV/DVD is NTSC as opposed to UK and most of Europe which is PAL

Your player may be dual standard -most are these days- all you have to do is find out if yours is and how to make the switch

  SLAYER 20:06 28 Dec 2006
  thicasabrick 20:19 28 Dec 2006

My Dvd player is a Toshiba SD-210e and is probably at 6 years old if not more. Hope this helps you to solve this for me.
Thanks

  thicasabrick 20:26 28 Dec 2006

Thanks all now sorted. Set up menu, changed setting from PAL to Auto.

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