Microsoft DirectX 9.0


Note   The IDvdControl interface is deprecated. Use IDvdControl2 instread.

Sets the current country/region for controlling parental access levels.


HRESULT ParentalCountrySelect(
    WORD wCountry



[in] Value that specifies the current country/region according to the Alpha-2 Code defined in ISO3166. See Remarks.

Return Value

Returns an HRESULT value.


This method returns an error unless the domain is DVD_DOMAIN_Stop. For more information, see DVD_DOMAIN.

The ISO3166 2-letter country/region codes in the wCountry parameter must be supplied to this method as a WORD. The conversion is demonstrated for the United States (US) in the following line of code.

WORD wCountry  =  ( WORD( 'U' ) << 8 ) | 'S';

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