How to Play Region locked DVD on PS4 Pro?

Summary: Here is the instruction to help you play your region locked DVD movis on PS4 Pro without any hassle.


Due to digital rights management, commercial DVD is assigned a numerical region code that can restrict playback to certain devices and specific parts of the world.  Although DVD games are not region-locked on PS4 Pro consoles, while the PS4 Pro DVD player is region-locked for multimedia content such as DVD disc. That's to say if the region code on DVD disc is different from the region code setting on your PS4 Pro, you will fail to open your DVD disc on PS4 Pro.

If you want to play region locked DVD movies on PS4 Pro smoothly, you need to adjust the region code setting on your Ps4 Pro same with your DVD disc or remove the region code from your DVD discs for playback easily. Below is the two methods to play region locked DVD movie on Ps4 pro and please keep on reading.

Option 1. Adjust PS4 Pro region code setting to match with DVD

You can adjust the region code setting on PS4 Pro for matching with your DVD disc. As the region code setting for a PS4 Pro system can be changed a maximum of 4 times, after which the region code will be locked. And restoring default settings or initializing the game console system will have no effect on the region code settings or the number of times you change it.

Option 2. Remove DVD region code for watching on PS4 Pro smoothly

All-in-one solution for you is removing DVD region code and rip physical DVD disc to a widely used digital video for watching on Ps4 Pro. Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Windows / Mac is the right choice for you. With it you can remove region code from DVD discs automatically and rip DVD disc to a widely used format like H.264 MP4 for playback. Besides, you can also rip the protected DVD discs to other popular format like MOV, MKV, AVI, AAC, FLV, MP3 with a decent quality. Plus, this program has a built-in edtor to help you trim, crop, adjust video effects, and more to get the videos you like. Now download the free trial program and remove region code from DVD discs for playing on PS4 Pro.

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Step-by-step to remove DVD region code for Playing on PS4 Pro smoothly

Here take Windows Version Brorsoft DVD Ripper as example, Mac Version share the same steps. Just keep in mind you have download the right version. Windows platform .exe files cannot be installed on macOS – and vice versa.

Step 1. Load DVD Movies

Click “Load Disc” button to load your DVD movies to the program.
You can also click “IFO/ISO” icon to load your DVD ISO image files.


Step 2. Choose output format

Select an widely used format, e.g. H.264 .mp4 from "Common Video -> H.264 Video (*.mp4)".

Or you can choose a suitable video format according to your devices.


Tip: You can click "Edit" button to Trim, Crop, Add Watermarks to get what you want. In this way, you can not only personalize the video, but also reduce the output file size.

Step 3: Start the conversion

With all settings, click "Convert" button to remove DVD region code automatically and rip DVD to H.264 MP4 format immediately.

Once the conversion is done, click "open" to locate the ripped video files and transfer them to a USB Drive or NAS Device.

Now you can play the converted DVD movies on PS4 Pro via USB Drive or NAS without limitations.

You may be interested in this program:

Video Ultimate Windows | Mac

Do it all - Convert, Edit Video and Rip, Backup Blu-ray and DVD movies, 250+ formats, Ultra-Fast encoding speed, ZERO quality loss!
And you can also use Video ultimate to convert Blu-ray/DVD or ISO file to H.264 MP4 videos for playing on PS4 Pro with ease.

More readings:

Blu-ray/DVD to QuickTime MOV: How to Rip Blu-ray/DVD to QuickTime MOV on Mac?
How to Rip Blu-ray to H.265 Videos for Playing on Windows 10 ?
Rip DVD to H.265 Videos for Playback via MPC-HC
Stream Video_ts files to LG Smart TV for Playing via VLC
Copy and Watch DVD Main Movie Only
How to Play Video_TS files with Amazon Fire TV 2?
Import DVD to iTunes for Playing on Apple TV 4
Rip DVD to H.265 for Playing on macOS with VLC


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