Painlessly Convert Blu-ray to MP4 and burning to DVD

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“It’s a silent film, and I’m the musician who originally recorded the score for the film with my small group for the DVD release some ten years ago. Kino recently re-released the film on Bluray, and it’s a little different (seven minutes longer). We’re playing the film live soon to the BluRay, and my rehearsal studio is not set up to show BluRays. So I wanted to rip the video off the Bluray, and make a standard DVD to practice with. Any suggestions?”

Actually, it may be a good idea to backup Blu-ray movies on computer and turn them to playable mp4 format or just burn them into watchable DVD video, then you can freely enjoy these Blu-ray movies without missing awesome moments of memory. Then how to get it done? Look no further? Never mind. Just follow the guide as follows and you will find an easy way to get full entertainment with your treasure Blu-ray movies.

Part I: Convert Blu-ray movies to MP4 format for playing

Software Required:

Free download the best BDMagic which provides the easiest and fastest way to rip Blu-ray/DVD and convert all kinds of movies to MP4/AVI/MKV/WMV and many other video and audio formats, with clean and simple interface, fast conversion speed and perfect video quality, it will become your most reliable converting tool. The Mac version is BDMagic for Mac.

Step 1. Load the Blu-ray disc.

Insert your Blu-ray/DVD disc into your drive, run Pavtube BDMagic and click “BD/DVD disc” icon to load movie from Blu-ray/DVD source(Disc, folder, ISO).

rip blu-ray to mp4

Note: Set your wanted subtitles and audio track from the drop-down box of “Subtitles” and “Audio” tab.

Step 2. Specify the output format as MP4.

Choose suitable format by clicking “Format” drop-down menu. There are optimized format for iPhone 6, Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Tab S, iPad Air, Surface Pro 3 and more. Basically the “Common Video -> H.264 Video (*.mp4)” is a universal format for Android/iOS/Windows tablets and smartphones.

rip blu-ray to mp4 with pavtube

Step 3. Start converting Blu-ray to MP4.

When all the settings are done, click the “Convert” button to begin converting Blu-ray to MP4 format. When the conversion ends, you can enjoy the Blu-ray movies on your MP4 compatible devices without any hassles.

Tip: If you think the video size this not suitable for your portable Tablet or Phone, you can first choose any one of the provided type, then change the settings. Please remember the file size is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss.

More features in BDMagic:

1. Full Disc Copy can 1:1 backup the whole Blu-ray/DVD disc with original structure including chapter markers.

2. Directly Copy will backup 100% intact Blu-ray/DVD main movie with all the multiple tracks excluding menu.

3. You can edit the video before conversion including trim, crop, effect, etc, add *srt and *ass subtitle into video part and so on.

Part II: How to Burn these converted MP4 videos to a new DVD?

Pavube DVD Creator is here to burn Blu-ray movies to playable DVD videos. And good news is that this bundle software BDMagic($49) + DVD Creator($35) only costs $49.9 now which price is less than the original Video Converter Ultimate. You can save $28.1 if you choose it and see more special offers here.

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Effective Tips: Play Frozen Blu-ray movies on Galaxy Tab S 10.5

“My kids recently always humming a song “Let it go, Let it go, Can’t hold you back anymore; Let it go, Let it go, Turn my back and slam the door…”, they told me this song is from a movie which called “Frozen”. So, here is a problem: I’m looking for an easy way to convert the Frozen Blu-ray movies to Galaxy Tab S 10.5 with me on holidays to keep kids quite for part of the day…”

Have the same situation? What is the best way to ensure free and smooth Blu-ray playback on my Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and 8.4 as well as not affecting its life? A Galaxy Tab S Blu-ray Ripper will be of great help. And Pavtube BDMagic definitely won’t let you down. It can rip your Blu-ray movies to Galaxy Tab S best video format to guarantee pleasant Blu-ray enjoyment with high quality. Plus, it offers optimized format for the Samsung Galaxy Tab to generate best videos suitable for viewing on Galaxy Tab S. If you are not satisfied with the quality, you could even tweak the video, audio settings.


How to rip Frozen Blu-ray to the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 for enjoying with kids use Pavtube BDMagic.


Before anything else, you have to download an app that you are going to use later. You are required to download and install:

PC running Windows 8.1 Blue, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP

Source media (commercial Frozen Blu-ray Disc)

a BD drive for ripping Blu-ray

Step 1. Import Blu-ray disc/ISO/folder.

Click “Load files” to choose import from ROM, Blu-ray ISO/IFO or Blu-ray folder, DVD discs, DVD ISO. It will detect and check the main title automatically; so keep it as default unless you want to include tidbits.


Note:If you are a Mac user, you can use the BDMagic for Mac to reformat Blu-ray to Galaxy Tab S 10.5 on Mac (Mavericks included).

Step 2. Choose output profile.

Choose output profile via clicking the Format bar. Here I recommend you select “Samsung > Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Video(*.mp4)” as the export format. The output videos could fit on Galaxy Tab S 10.5 perfectly.


Step 3. You can customize the settings including video size, video bitrate, frame rate, audio sample rate, audio, etc for the output.

Tips: Here, Click on “Settings” to modify the video size (resolution) as 1920*1080. For watching videos on Galaxy Tab S 10.5, 2000~2500kbps is just all right.


Step 4. Start Blu-ray to Galaxy Tab S conversion

When everything is OK, just press “Convert” button to start to rip Blu-ray to Galaxy Tab S 10.5 with MP4 videos. If you don’t know how to transfer the converted MP4 videos to Galaxy Tab S 10.5, click here for help.

That’s all, everything could be easy. Take this top Blu-ray Ripper to solve your playback issues and keep kids quite for holidays.

In addition, A total guide help you rip Blu-ray for Galaxy Tab 3 with optional subtitle and language

Backup Blu-ray/DVD for enjoying on PC using Cyberlink

Here’s how you can backup Blu-ray/DVD discs to computers, laptop using cyberlink for watching freely with high quality.

First, let’s see a question from one of my customer:

“I have owned a bunch of Blu-ray DVD’s just like the Hobbit, Xmen, Spiderman, Divergent and so on. Many more standard DVD’s and VHS that we want to put on our computer. We have been collecting movies for over 20 years…. Some people call our den Blockbusters. We find it more convenient to watch movies on computers , laptop using Cyberlink. Any suggestion?”

Best Answer:

The answer is no doubt with Pavtube BDMagic (Read review), it can make a full copy of BD/DVD with all subtitle tracks and audio streams preserved, as well as directly back up the main movie content without extracts. In addition, it is capable of re-encoding 3D/2D Blu-ray M2TS files to HD or SD video formats including MPEG-4/H.264 MP4, MPEG, MOV, MPG, Xvid, Divx, 3GP, FLV, VOB, ASF, SWF, etc so that you can watch/play Blu-ray on the Cyberlink, smart phones (iPhone6/6 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S5/Note 4…), tablets and some media players. Besides, Pavtube have a perfect program and makes a nice picture.

What are the supported file formats in CyberLink PowerDVD, when sharing media on a DLNA network?

Audio:  LPCM, M4A, MKA, MP2, MP3, MPA, WAV, WMA

PS. Pavtube BDMagic also has Mac version: Pavtube BDMagic for Mac (Guide).

Now, let me show you how to get Blu-ray/DVD for playing on computers by using Cyberlink?

Step 1. Import Blu-ray/DVD to Pavtube BDMagic.

Insert your Blu-ray disc into your BD drive, run the Blu-ray Ripper for PC and click “Load disc” icon to import Blu-ray/DVD movies into program.

Blu-ray/DVD for enjoying on PC using Cyberlink

Note:You can also rip and convert latest Blu-ray/DVD to various video formats for playback or editing, edit the video before conversion including trim, crop, effect, etc, add *sst and *ass subtitle into video part and so on.

Step 2. Choose MP4 format for watching.

Under “Format” menu, there are lots of video formats. Go to find “Common Video” option and choose “H.264 Video(*.mp4)” on computer.

choose format

Tips: For instance, if you simply want to back up Blu-ray/DVD to your PC, here are two solutions:

1. Click the “computer” icon on the top to output 1:1 Blu-ray/DVD file exactly the same as original.

2. Select “Copy>Directly Copy” in format list to output an intact m2ts file of the main title.

directly blu-ray or dvd

Note: If you want to convert Blu-ray/DVD to other video formats or portable devices, just choose the video format you need or select portable devices in the dropdown list.

Step 3. Click on “Settings”, you can customize the video and audio settings if necessary.

Blu-ray/DVDon Cyberlink with settings

Step 4. Start conversion.

Click big “Convert” button to start conversion. It won’t take much time for conversion and then you will get the converted mp4 once completed. Hit “Open” button you will go to location of generated files.

It’s time to share you favorite movies to your friends. Get these Blu-ray and DVD movies for watching on Cyberlink. Have a good day!

Useful Guides:

Convert MOV from the After Effects to SWF files for Web

After editing your Blu-ray/DVD and other videos in After Effects, you can get some files in MOV format. So, how to share these mov files from After effects? To use MOV video for your web page, SWF format is probably the appropriate format. Because it is designed to be user friendly, cross platform with good compression and quality and mainly used for delivers vector graphics, text, video, and sound over the Internet. And below is a quick way to convert MOV to SWF files.

For those people who really concern with the incompatibility programs, you can use MOV to SWF Converter for Mac to convert MOV to SWF on Mac OS X Mavericks/Mountain Lion. It is highly recommended as the best application to help you finish the MOV to SWF conversion. In addition, it supports the conversion between all other popular video formats like AVI, WMV, FLV, MKV, MP4, M4V, ASF, VOB, etc. Furthermore, this program even allows you to do some editing of the video as well like trimming and cropping. For Windows users, you can download Pavtube MOV to SWF Video Converter.

Step by Step: How to Convert MOV to SWF on Mac

Here we show you how to convert MOV to SWF on Mac computer with the Mac version. It applies to the Windows version as well.

Step 1. Download this top MOV to SWF Converter for Mac and launch it. Then, concise interface of it at once shows up, directly drag your MOV format from After Effects video into it. (This function is really a humanized operation design and easy to use!)

convert-mov-to-swf with Pavtube converter

Note: What will astounds you is that Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac also supports preview, which means you can watch the video before the conversion from After Effects MOV to SWF. At the meantime, capture and progress are also available.

Step 2. Click Output Format and go to Format > Flash Video, then you’ll see the format list as below. Simply click SWF to choose it as the output format.

convert-mov-to-swf with best format

Step 3. Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac also supports customizing output format value. If you have other demands on videos, you may click the Settings button to specify the video and audio parameters. You can alter its size, sample rate, bitrate, frame rate and channels in it. This practical function can satisfy your specific needs for videos!

convert-mov-to-swf with settings

Step 4. The last step is to click the Convert button on the main interface to start converting your MOV videos. When the conversion finishes, click Open Folder to locate the converted videos and then you can share them on online video sites as you like.

Futher information about MOV and SWF:
A. MOV is a QuickTime multimedia file format developed by Apple. This format usually has multiple tracks of data type audio, effects, video and texts etc.
B. SWF is known as Shockwave flash which is originally introduced by Macromedia, however now it is owned by Adobe as a part of their acquisition. SWF files are intentionally small in size and widely used for publishing on web. These files are used for graphics display in an animated version as well.

See also:

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Useful Guide: Convert 2D Video/Movie to 3D MKV

“I have noticed that there have been many 3D video supported players with the popularity of 3D lifelike movies. I find a 2D movie (.MKV), and it works just fine at home. Now I want to see it at my friend’s house, and they have a 3D system. To have a theatrical 3D experience at home, we’re trying to find an easy way to convert 2D Video/Movie to 3D MKV? Any idea? ” 


To answer the question above:

With the upsurge of 3D movies in recent years, more and more people are looking for 3D converting software to convert 2D to 3D videos that are compatible with all 3D devices. As mentioned above, if you want to convert 2D to 3D MKV, you have to figure out the best 2D to 3D MKV Video Converter to help you get this done. Firstly download the amazing 3D Video Converter Ultimate and launch it. It’s an ultimate video solution for converting video among all popular file formats including 2D to 3D conversion. And this article is written down in specialty for assisting you to easily create 3D movies with 2D video files in three steps.

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How to Convert DVD Folder Video_TS to MKV format

Quite easy to convert 2D video to 3D if you have a professional 2D to 3D MKV Video Converter to help.

Step 1. Load your source 2D MKV movie by clicking “Add video” this 2D to 3D MKV Video Converter.

With the function of batch conversion, you are here allowed to import more than one 2D files for your 3D movie creating project.

onvert 2d mkv to 3d format

Step 2. Choose “MKV Side-by-Side 3D Video(*.mkv)” under “3D Video” category for your 3D TV since the reader of the TV handles SBS 3D MKV as supported format. You can also “MKV Anaglyph 3D Video (*.mkv)” or “MKV Top-Bottom 3D Video (*.mkv)” for outputing.

onvert 2d mkv to 3d sbs format

Step 3. If you like, you could adjust video codec, bitrate, frame rate, etc to get better video quality in saved 3D MKV video. Meanwhile, you could choose 3D anaglyph and Depth in Profile Settings to avoid images misaligned.

Tips: When you have trouble getting aligned images in saved 3D SBS MKV video, adjust “Depth” in Profile Settings helps make the film images aligned? perfectly.

Step 4. Hit the “Convert” button to copy your 2D MKV movie to MKV Side-by-Side 3D video. When if finishes, click the “Open” option to locate the created 3D SBS MKV video and you are ready to transfer your 2D MKV movies to 3D TV for entertainment.

Now, you can figure out the best 2D to 3D MKV Video Converter to help you get this done. Enjoy your own amazing digital life!