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  1. #1
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    [Answered] Changing the PS3's general region?

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    So I was hoping to find out how to run PS2 imports on my PS3 without dropping money on the Swap Magic and was exploring the xRegistry.sys file when I noticed something.


    Now, I'm not very tech-savy, to be honest, which is why I'm asking this: would changing this change your PS3 region? Like, make it think that it's a Japanese PS3 as opposed to a US one, therefore allowing the play of Japanese games, DVDs, online in PS3 imports, etcetera?

    If not, is there a way to do this? Or a way to run PS2 imports on a PS3? I'm on a 60GB PS3 CECHA01, by the way.
    Best Answer - Posted by oVERSoLDiER:

    Use PS3 Registry xRegistry.sys File Editor and edit it with that tool.

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    The Playstation 3 system is regions free. That means you could play games from all regions regardless of where your system was intended to be sold in.

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    it is region free but only for ps3 games. ps1 and ps2 games are still region locked so jap ps2/ps1 games won't play on a us ps3.

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