Salinger 12:03 21 Feb 2005

Just a quick question, will a PC play both formats - I have PAL DVDs and just wondered if they will play on a North American PC. Forget the Region Coding thing they are Region 0.

  Technotiger 12:11 21 Feb 2005

Hi, have a look here -

VideoHelp.com Forum Archive - NTSC - PAL format debate
NTSC - PAL format debate SingSing ... and you will find many posts from your fellow countrymen who when trying to play PAL VCD's or DVD's on NTSC...
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  Salinger 12:24 21 Feb 2005

Thanks for the reply, Technotiger, but I am not talking about playing them on a standalone DVD player to TV. the question is will they play on a PC.

  ACOLYTE 12:27 21 Feb 2005

Depends on your dvd software i would think weather or not it supports both types,and if your monitor will run NTSC signal as well as PAL.

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