i have been using AnyDVD for well over a year and never had any problems with it not been able to remove the protection on the DVD's, however this is the first time that it not being able to do so. although the movie loads, when i press play movie on the menu this comes up: Your Player is incompatiable with the region marking of this disk my region is locked to region 1 via anydvd. this is what the status screen on anydvd shows: Code: Summary for drive F: (AnyDVD 126.96.36.199) Drive (Hardware) Region: 1 Media is a Data DVD. Booktype: dvd-r (version 5), Layers: 1 Total size: 2286128 sectors (4465 MBytes) Video DVD (or CD) label: MNRKRSE Media is not CSS protected. Video Standard: NTSC Media is locked to region(s): 1 2 3 4 5 6! RCE protection not found. DVD structure appears to be correct. Structural copy protection not found. Autorun not found on Video DVD. Bad sector protection not found. Emulating RPC-2 drive with region 1! the movie is MoonRaker (james bond series) any ideas?