Pavtube 2015 Easter Sunday 50% OFF Offer on ByteCopy for Mac

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Easter is a Christian festival and holiday according to the New Testament- celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion. On my to-do list for 2015 Easter, one of the plans is to collect great Easter Holiday deals, take advantage of my favorite ones and share them with friends. Sounds weird? Well, to begin with, I’d like to recommend this not-to-be-missed ByteCopy for Mac with 50% OFF from Pavtube 2015 Easter Promotion.

Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac with 50% Discount

This Easter Sunday, Pavtube Studio fares forth to greet 2015 Easter holiday with a 8 days Big Sale of its tried-and-true ByteCopy for Mac to brighten up customers’ Easter festivities. From March, 30 to April 5, 2015, customers can not only seize the No.1 fast Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac – as MakeMKV/DVDFab Alternative for Mac mainly for Blu-ray/DVD backup and conversion without costing a dime, but also get its all-star software programs with up to 50% off discount.

With this intuitive and insanely fast BD/DVD Converter, you can effortlessly achieve all your multimedia demands on Mac and enjoy Blu-ray/DVD movies anywhere and anytime you like. In additional, it can be used as movie backup tool which can lossless backup BD/DVD to MKV with all languages and subtitles, but also encode source movie to multi-track MP4, MOV, and Apple ProRes MOV for smartphones, tablets, HD media players, game consoles, and more.

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What Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac can do for 2015 Easter Holiday

1. Make digital backup of a Blu-ray/DVD sent from your friends.

2. Copy Blu-ray/DVD movie to iPhone, iPad, iTouch, Android phone, Galaxy Tablets for watching on your road trip.

3. Just stay at home and enjoy the latest Hollywood block-busters by copying the BD/DVD content to hard drive. In this way, you can prolong the life of your disc without causing scratch.

Hurry up to grab this opportunity to own such a professional yet easy-to-use BD/DVD ripping tool and memorize the Jesus Christ with movie enjoyment.

Main features you will be interested in:

1. Support latest Blu-rays and DVDs

With its advanced techniques and frequent updates, almost all Blu-ray and DVD movies like Disney Frozen, Hunger Games Catching Fire, Gravity, 12 Years a Slave, Big Hero 6, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Guardians of the Galaxy, Game of Thrones, etc can be easily converted to suit your needs for entertainment.

2. 200+ video/audio formats included

Freely convert BD/DVD disc, BD/DVD folder, BD/DVD ISO, DVD IFO to a wide range of video and audio formats, like MP4, MOV, MKV, AVI, M4V, and any other video and audio formats you like disregarding any copy protection.

3. Preset output formats for iOS/Android/Windows tablets & phones

The beefed up Blu-ray ripper for Mac also takes a leadership role in flawless devices support. Infused with 200+ preset profiles, it makes a faultless bridge between optical discs and mobile devices, including the latest Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPad Air 3, iPad Mini 3, Apple TV 3, HTC One M9, Surface Pro 3, WD TV, PS3, Xbox 360, and many more. And this perfect converting assistant can also handle all different HD videos shot to other file types for editing in FCP X/6/7, Aperture 3, DaVinci Resolve Lite(DaVinci Resolve 11), iMovie, FCE, Avid Studio, Adobe Premiere Pro/CC, etc.

4. 1:1 BD/DVD disc backup

Clone Blu-ray and DVD from physical disc to computer with original structure in 1:1 without any quality loss including all audio streams, subtitle tracks and chapter info.

5. Save a 100% M2TS/VOB movie without extras

Leave out extras but preserve a complete BD M2TS or DVD VOB movie from original movie and include same audio and subtitle content.

6. Extract Multi-track MKV, MP4, MOV

Compress a Blu-ray or DVD to MKV, MP4, MOV, Apple ProRes MOV with multiple languages. And you are allowed to remove unwanted audio tracks and subs streams before conversion.

7. Edit and enhance your video before converting

You can create your own movie experience by freely adjusting profile parameters and editing movie with the video editor. Optionally set video codec, video size, bitrate, frame rate and more in profile settings, you could achieve the better video and audio quality during playback. Plus, with the help of video editor, you are allowed to trim, crop, split, merge, attach *.srt, *.ssa, and *.ass subtitles, add video effects before conversion.

8. Convert 2D/3D BD or standard DVD to 3D Video

Create 3D videos out of source 2D/3D Blu-rays and standard DVD to enable users watch movies in 3D on any 3D devices like Samsung Gear VR, Lakento MVR Glasses, 3D TV, 3D Home Theater Projector with ease.

Besides having a good consistency with the video quality, the Easter gift leads the park of competitors in terms of Blu-ray/DVD ripping speed. Perfect customer service you can enjoy all the time. In this Easter holiday, the chance to get ByteCopy for Mac with 50% off discount is open to all people. Also Pavtube offers up to 50% price cut on iMedia Converter for Mac to refresh customers’ digital entertainment too. And 50% coupon code good for any product on this page is available if you like us on Facebook.

Here are two tactics that may help you make the most of available software deals for Easter 2015.

1. Keep an eye on your desired software brand, by signing up for e-mails or following the company on Facebook. Then you can receive the company’s Easter Discount for the very first time.
2. Don’t be too distracted by the deals, though. Keep focused on your own shopping list, not what the software authors are pushing.

Rip Blu-ray to MacBook Pro for use HDMI to large TV Playback

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Equipped with fourth-generation dual-core and quad-core Intel processors, brand-new graphics and PCle-based flash-storage, Macbook Pro shows us stunning playing effect on its Retina display and provides us large capacity for tons of files. With over 5 million pixels in 15-in version and over 4 million on the 13-in version, both deliver unprecedented clarity in playing video. All these make this laptop a perfect place for Blu-ray playing. Read >> why you needbackup blu-rays.

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Although the new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display, it is still unable to play Blu-ray Disc. To play Blu-ray discs on MacBook Pro laptop via Mac 10.11, you need an external Blu-ray drive and third party Blu-ray player software, and thing will be a piece of cake. If you don’t have an external Blu-ray drive now, you can get one from

However, here, I can show you two methods to get the above job done. Method one: Play Blu-ray on MacBook Pro with external Blu-ray drive and MacBook Pro Blu-ray Player; Method two: Rip and backup Blu-ray to MacBook playable video format.

Method one: Play Blu-ray on MacBook Pro with external Blu-ray drive and MacBook Pro Blu-ray Player

First, you should prepare a external Blu-ray drive. And then you could download a MacBook Pro Blu-ray Player. Macgo Blu-ray player is popular among MacBook Pro users.

Step 1: Launch Macgo Blu-ray Player on MacBook Pro

After installing Mac Blu-ray Player, you can go to “Launchpad” and click on its icon to launch the program. The simplified main interface will reduce certain misoperations. You can see two buttons there: Open File and Open Disc.

Step 2: Choose a Blu-ray ISO File and Play It

If you want to play a Blu-ray ISO file, just click on “Open File” and choose the Blu-ray video you would like to watch from your local multimedia files, and then click “Open”.

Step 3: Enjoy Your Blu-ray Movie

Wait a second till the main menu pops out and you can make some adjustments there according to your own preferences. You can choose where you want to watch in “Chapter”, or choose the audio language in “Audio” and the “Subtitles”. Then you can directly click “Play Movie” to enjoy some Blu-ray time.

Method two: Rip Blu-ray to MacBook Pro supported M4V, MOV, MP4 format

This method still needs another external Blu-ray drive but don’t need another Mac Blu-ray player. For Blu-ray software, Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is highly recommended here. This tool allows you to enjoy the Blu-ray disc, Blu-ray folder, Blu-ray ISO in MOV,M4V, MP4M3U8 formats so that Quicktime on MacBook Pro via Mac OS X El Capitan directly, whether your Pro is 13-inch or 15-inch, the Blu-ray disc will be played on it limitlessly and smoothly. Besides, Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is compatible with MacBook Air, iMac, Mac mini, PowerBook, etc. Read the review.

Here is the Pavtube Customer review: “ In terms of format, I like to have copies of my BDs available on our home network via iTunes and use this to record and catalogue the details of the performances. I also create audio only versions for use on my phone. So I have been trying out various versions of h264, so that I can get good playback on a Macbook pro while travelling and on a large TV.”

You can free download and install BDMagic for Mac here:


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Steps to rip Blu-ray to M4V for MacBook Pro with BDMaigc for Mac

Step 1: Load Blu-ray movie.

Connect an external Blu-ray disc drive to your MacBook Pro, instert Blu-ray disc, and click “Add Disc” button on this Blu-ray to MacBook Pro Ripper to import Blu-ray into this app.

Step 2: Choose video format and set profile.

Select the optimized video format for output. You are suggested to choose MP4/M4V from Format menu as best playable format for Mac.

Step 3: Rip Blu-ray to MacBook Pro

Hit on the “Convert” icon and start ripping Blu-ray to M4V for MacBook Pro. When it is done, open output folder and now you can watch ripped movies on MacBook Pro.

Both the two methods can make you successfully play Blu-ray on MacBook Pro. But with the two method, you can sync the ripped Blu-ray to iTunes, so that you not only can watch Blu-ray on MacBook Pro, but also can enjoy Blu-ray on iPadiPhone conveniently.

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Create compatible 3D SBS video from your own 3D movie for Gear VR

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Samsung and Oculus have made it easy to import and watch your own 3D movies with Gear VR in virtual cinema mode. And once you’ve slipped the headset on and entered that world, it’s very easy to just sit back and passively enjoy your video content. It’s almost a holiday on your own couch, unencumbered by the wires and cords that would potentially restrict you on the Rift.

Watch 3D movies on Gear VR with Oculus Cinema

So how do we accomplish this?

There are two ways to watch your own video content in the “My Videos” section of Oculus Cinema. First, any movies you record using your Galaxy Note 4’s camera will automatically appear in the “My Videos” section. The other way is to copy your compatible video files directly to your phone or SD card in any of the following directories:

On your phone’s internal storage (Galaxy Note 4):

On your phone’s removable SD card (Card):

On a PC, your phone’s storage can be accessed from Windows Explorer by simply plugging in the USB data/charging cable – no software is required. On a Mac, files can be transferred to your phone using Android File Transfer (, which is a free utility provided by Google.

For 3D video content, Oculus Cinema supports the side-by-side and top-to-bottom formats. To designate that a file is 3D, create a text file with the same file name as your video and place it in the same directory. For instance, for mymovie.mp4, create a text file mymovie.txt, with the following content:

“format”: “3D”

Then what if you have downloaded a lot of video in 3D already and want to freely watch these 3D movies with Gear VR in Oculus Cinema on your own couch without format limitation? All you have to do is to convert these media sources to Gear VR supported SBS 3D video beforehand. Now it’s time to create SBS video in 3D for your Gear VR.

What you need:

  • Downloaded 3D movies
  • Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate – to convert 3D in all kinds of video types and turn them into 3D SBS MP4/MKV so that you can can create true theater entertainment at home instead of going to cinema.. Plus, you can edit video to get clips of your favorite scenes from a movie before conversion. (For Mac users, you can try Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac)

Convert your 3D movies to 3D SBS MP4/MKV videos for Gear VR

1. Import 3D video files

Click “Add Video” button on the main interface to load your 3D Movie files to the program. (Drag & Drop function is included.)

Import video for Gear VR

2. Set 3D as your output format

Click “Format” and you will find many presets. There are three types of 3D effect: Anaglyph 3D, Side-by-Side 3D and Top-Bottom 3D. Here, you are suggested to choose “MP4 Side-by-Side 3D Video(*.mp4)” or “MKV Side-by-Side 3D Video(*.mkv)” from “3D Video” option.

Choose format for Gear VR


a. Adjust target video settings and 3D effect.

Click “Settings” which is next to “Format”, free change your target video size, bitrate, frame rate and 3D depth. If you want to get best video quality, pls switch them to “original”. 3D movies should be encoded “full side-by-side” with a 1:1 pixel aspect ratio. Content mastered at 1920×1080 compressed side­-by-­side 3D should be resampled to 1920×540 resolution full side­-by­-side resolution. We also recommend using a higher bit rate than a typical web stream at that resolution, as the pixels in your video will be magnified on the phone’s screen. The optimal bit rate is content dependent, and many videos can get by with less, but 5 Mb/s should give good quality.

b. Useful edit functions for enhancing your video files.

Clik “Edit” button, you can apply cool effects to your videos. To get more information about this, go to the user guide of Video Converter Ultimate.

3. Start conversion.

Now hit the big red “Convert” to start converting videos to start converting 3D to 3D SBS MP4/MKV on PC/Mac. After the conversion, click “open output folder” to quick locate the generated media file. With Gear VR, Samsung has created a plug-and-play VR headset. After the initial apps are installed from the included 16GB microSD card and you’ve logged into your Oculus account, diving into the world of VR is as easy as popping the Galaxy Note 4 into the Gear VR. (Read how to use Gear VR here)

Now get your Gear VR to watch your own 3D movies in Oculus Cinema on your own couch as you wish! Have a nice time!

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Rip ISO files to 3D SBS MP4/MKV for viewing on Gear VR

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It’s fairly pleasure to view movies in virtual cinema mode with Samsung’s Gear VR headset. Besides preparing 3D movies for watching, you can also try to convert your backed up ISO files from Blu-ray or DVD on computer into 3D video for playback on Gear VR in Oculus Cinema. In this article, you are going to learn how to rip ISO from Blu-ray/DVD to 3D SBS MP4/MKV for Gear VR in a simple way.

View Blu-ray/DVD ISO Movies on Gear VR

To change ISO to 3D SBS videos, we need to utilize a ISO to 3D Converter. Here Pavtube BDMagic is the best choice. (Read reviews) It can help you successfully convert Blu-ray, DVD and ISO files to 3D movie with the original video quality for playing in Gear VR as well as other 3D players like Stereoscopic Player and 3D Projector easily. In addition, it offers you numerous 3D effects to decide on as. Now download the software and follow the below steps.

Free download the ISO to Gear VR Converter:

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How to rip Blu-ray/DVD ISO to SBS MP4/MKV videos view on Gear VR

Step 1. Load ISO movies

Download and launch this ISO to 3D MP4/MKV converter, and import your ISO files to it by clicking “File” > “Load IFO/ISO”. After the movies are loaded, you can preview them on the right viewing window and adjust volume or take snapshots freely.

Import 3D Blu-ray in BDMagic

Step 2. Select SBS MP4/MKV as the output format

Then click “Format” and select “MKV Side-by-Side 3D Video (*.mkv)” or “MP4 Side-by-Side 3D Video (*.mp4)” from “3D Video” category as the output format. (Read differences Between Anaglyph 3D and Side-by-Side 3D)

SBS 3D MKV format for Gear VR

Step 3. Click “Settings” icon to adjust audio and video parameters

By clicking the “Settings” button, you can modify the video/audio parameters like 1920*1080 (Full HD 1080P video resolution), which can help you get the output videos with high quality.

Step 4. Start to convert Blu-ray/DVD ISO to Gear VR

When you have finished all the above settings, you can simply click the Convert button on the main interface and let the software do the ISO to Gear VR MP4 conversion for you. After the conversion, click “Open Folder” icon to locate the converted video files and then transfer them to your Galaxy Note 4 for watching on Gear VR in Oculus Cinema in 3D effect with ease.

To view your SBS 3D video files on your Gear VR, follow these steps:

  • On your MicroSD card file directory, navigate to Oculus > Movies > Your Movies
  • Create a new folder within “Your Movies” and label it “3D”
  • Import or move your side-by-side 3D videos into your newly created “3D” folder
  • Once you have created your 3D content folder and imported compatible video files, insert your MicroSD card into your Galaxy Note 4 (if it isn’t already), dock the phone in your Gear VR, and don the virtual reality headset.


  • Navigate to Oculus Cinema from the main menu
  • Navigate to “My Videos” from the Oculus Cinema content library menu
  • Select the 3D video you wish to view (if you followed the above steps it should have a “3D” label in the upper righthand corner)
  • Choose the cinema mode to begin playback

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Convert ISO to MKV for Plex Server with full audio & subtitle tracks

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“Hey guys, I have around 50 .iso files on my server, which unfortunately Plex does not support. So I want to convert all of them to MKV files but don’t want to lose any V/A quality as well as the subtitles, switchable audio tracks. Any help with a step by step guide?”

Remux ISO to MKV for Plex

For HD movie fans, a powerful media center is so important for that it should be able to link your computer, media server and all kinds of home video playback devices seamlessly. Plex Media Server is such a complete solution for streaming media from your computer to your TV or various mobile devices in your home. This app not only work with multiple platforms like Windows, Mac, Android, and Linux but also have a full compatibility with most main stream product lines in home media filed like Roku, Samsung, Vizio, LG, Xbox, PlayStation, etc. It plays media from a variety of different sources.

For users who just want a 1:1 conversion of each ISO to watch on Plex and don’t care much about the storage, lossless MKV is definitely the best choice. However, Plex does not support the use of ISO, IMG, Video_TS, BDMV, or other “disk image” formats in consideration for pirating issues and local laws. So how to bypass the main obstacle to ripping the ISO files with the copy protection that now sits on every disk?

What you need is a software app that could read ISO well, then kick the copy protection to one side and remux into MKV without quality loss to play on Plex server. Here is how come Pavtube ByteCopy, an efficient ISO Converter on both Windows and Mac OS, which is specially designed for users who want to rip BD/DVD ISO images files with multiple audio tracks and subtitles.

Windows Download      Mac Download

How to Lossless Convert ISO to MKV for watching on Plex?

Step 1. Run ISO to Plex Converter and import ISO image files.

Click “Load disc” icon, choose “Load IFO/ISO” and search for the path where you save the ISO files. Note Pavtube can read ISO directly so no need to run virtual disk drive to mount.

BD DVD ISO to Plex

Step 2. Choose lossless MKV as target format

Click the format bar to follow “Multi-track Video” and “Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV (*.mkv)” because it will contain chapter markers in the output video.

Choose lossless MKV as output format

Step 3. Adjust V/A settings

Click “Settings” to enter Multi-track video profile window; switch to “Video” and find the “Encode” box which is unchecked by default, so if you want a lossless MKV copy, do not touch it.

Multiple audio tracks subtitles

Step 4. Start backing up Blu-ray/DVD ISO to MKV

Click the big “Convert” to start ISO to MKV conversion. The conversion speed also depends on your computer configuration. Since the movies are remixed to MKV directly without transcoding, the conversion should complete in a short time. After conversion, click “Open” or “Open output folder” to quick locate converted files.

Ok now the lossless MKV files are prepared; transfer them to your hard drive or NAS to stream it to Plex Media Server, now you can enjoy Blu-ray and DVD movies on TV with exactly the same quality as original!

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How to Solve Windows Media Player Won’t Play H.265 Problem?

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Today is the turn of HEVC. This new video codec is already becoming integrated in more consumer products with many of TVs and mobile devices being sold today are with HEVC decoding capabilities. However, many applications and devices are still need time to support the new codec including Windows Media Player. Well, how to tackle this tough problem? Now no need to worry! This article will guide you to solve can’t play HEVC/H.265 in WMP problem and aid you to play H.265 video on Windows Media Player with no amount of road blocks.

play H.265 video on Windows Media Player

If someone wants to play H.265 video on WMP directly, an inevitable problem lies-WMP doesn’t support HEVC/H.265 video files. Fortunately, such a problem is solved by using the three methods below:

Method 1: Install the Must-have Codec to Solve Can’t Play H.265 in WMP Problem

In a bit to play H.265 video file well with WMP, you need to install all-in-one codec package at the first place. You can download and install the K-Lite Codec Pack. (Read its supported codecs here) Then restart your computer and you can then play H.265 files on Windows Media Player with smoothness.

Method 2: Resort to the Windows Media Player Alternative for Playing H.265 Files

Assuming that you are not versed in dealing with Windows Media Player won’t play H.265 problem by installing the abstract codecs or converting H.265 files, it doesn’t matter! You still have another option-turn to Windows Media Player alternatives for assistance. Among them, VLC is the most preemiment H.265 video players. Or you can find more H.265 players on the Windows store.

Method 3: Convert H.265 Files to Windows Media Formats

Since Windows Media Player is developed by Microsoft, it’s advisable for you to convert H.265 files to Microsoft’s WMV and ASF (in general, there is no problem about WMV and ASF playing on WMP.). In this way, you would be far away from the WMP won’t play H.265 trouble. Fortunately, Pavtube studio has announced that the Windows product has been upgraded to support encoding and decoding H.265 videos. Is that cool? Certainly, you can’t make this come true without the aid of the latest version of Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate, which can help you convert H.265 to WMV, ASF, MPEG and more WMP compatible formats with unaffected quality in solely mins for nicely importing to Windows Media Player. (Read reviews)

Note: If you have already owned the Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate, just open the main interface and select the “Help” >> “Update” to upgrade/download to the latest version for free to deal with your H.265 video.

Free download H.265 to WMP Converter:

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Details on how to convert H.265/HEVC to WMV for Windows Media Player

Step 1 Load H.265 videos

After you install the H.265/HEVC decoder correctly on your computer, drag you files in this program directly or with “Add Video” button. This top-notch H.265 to WMV converter pro supports drag-drop and batch conversion, so you can import and convert several H.265 files at one stroke.

MKV to WMP Converter

Step 2 Select Output Format as WMV

Come to the output list and choose HD Video > WMV HD(*.wmv) as the best video format for adding to Windows Meida Player. Of course, you can choose other WMP compatible formats like MPEG-2 or ASF.

best format for Windows Media Player

Step 3 Optional adjustments of output videos

Adjust the video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video & Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface for getting the best quality.

Step 4 Start to convert H.265 to WMV

Now lightly click “Convert” to get H.265 to WMV conversion work started with a split second. You can view the conversion progress from the progress bar at the bottom of the dialog box. After conversion, you can import the output files to Windows Media Player for playing.

Apart from aiding you to effectively fix the WMP won’t play H.265 problem, this all-in-one video converter program makes you wow at its superiority in converting any video no matter the SD or HD video from camcorder or online website so that you are free to play back any video on your latest iPhone, iPad, Samsung, Sony, Microsoft devices with 1:1 high quality reserved.

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Copy Blu-ray movies to NAS server for Streaming to WDTV

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As a Blu-ray collection owner, I am trying to play my Blu-ray movie files off a NAS drive via WDTV. It’s really freaking cool! Any way to rip my Blu-rays into digital format and save to my NAS and playback on big screen in home cinema. Has anyone done this? What are the formats we should rip into?

Play Blu-ray movie files off a NAS drive via WDTV

First, a quick note: we know that there is still a lot of legal ambiguity around ripping content that you have legally purchased. At Audioholics, we believe that you should be able to watch purchased media on your system regardless of whether it’s coming from a standalone Blu-ray player or a media center frontend. Actually, it’s not as difficult as you imagine. To get Blu-rays on NAS for convenient playback on WDTV with ease, you’ll need a third-party Blu-ray ripping software.

Here Pavtube ByteCopy comes as the bee’s knees(Read review), which can help you fast rip Blu-ray and DVD discs to a format playble by NAS for streaming to WDTV while keeping the original quality and the ripping process is simple as ABC. After downloding, follow the wizard to install and run the program. The mac version is here. Then follow the steps below to convert Blu-ray to NAS/WDTV comaptible formats in a few clicks!

Windows Download      Mac Download

How to rip and stream Blu-ray movies to WDTV via NAS

Step 1: Insert your Blu-ray disc into Blu-ray drive, Launch the program and click the “Disc” button to import the Blu-ray movies. Blu-ray folder and ISO files are also supported. You can select subtitles as you want.

Step 2: Click Format and choose MP4 video from Common Video, which can be recognized by NAS/WDTV well. MKV is also a good choice; as a container format it takes whatever you give it. Or choose HD MP4/HD MKV from “HD Video”. And then click the Browse button to specify an output folder to save the converted files.

Tip: With the right settings you can retain the quality of the original Blu-ray while also saving space. This is particularly helpful when streaming over your network, depending on your network quality. Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the settings to your satisfaction and even save it as preset.

Step 3: Finally, hit the “Convert” button at the bottom of the main interface to start the conversion. It will automatically convert Blu-ray to NAS/WDTV compatible video files.

Once the conversion is finished, click “Open” to quickly find the converted movies.  Now start streaming the ripped Blu-ray to a WD TV player:

If you have a big house, DLNA is really wonderful, it means the freedom to access, enjoy and share music, photos and videos/movies at any corner of your home. It enables you to connect all of your digital products (DLNA certified) – regardless of the manufacturers. Through DLNA, your PC can talk to your TV, your cell phone can communicate with your printer, and your WD TV HD player can interact with your NAS server as I did. (Learn how to Connect WD TV to Home Theater System)

Now enjoy all your Blu-ray collections on WDTV Media Player in home cinema!

Pavtube ByteCopy Pros:

1. All-in-one. Do crack and convert DVD and Blu-ray.
2. Lossless. Keep multiple original video, audio, subtitle streams without changing.
3. Fast. Single layer DVD copied to MKV in 10 mins, BD around an hour under lossless mode; 1.5 -5 hours under compressive mode. GPU acceleration(CUDA) ready.
4. Easy operation. 2 steps process for lossless BD/DVD to MKV ripping.
5. Flexible. You decide which streams to keep, what codec to use, and what quality to export.

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Solution to backup/rip Blu-ray to 75 inch Samsung UHD TV for playing via Plex

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Do you have a lot of Blu-ray collections? Have you found that the Blu-ray discs are easy to break or have scratches? Have you had the poor experiences that hunt for a Blu-ray movie in hundreds of Blu-ray discs? Well, the good way to solve these troubles is that convert your Blu-ray to Plex, which provides a wonderful movie library, and then you can play/watch Blu-ray movies on 75 inch Samsung UHD TV with Plex both home and away.

Backup Blu-rays to Plex for watching on 75 inch Samsung UHD TV

The problem is: Blu-rays are neither compatible with Samsung UHD TV nor Plex and can’t be streamed directly. To share Blu-ray contents on 75 inch Samsung UHD TV via Plex, you will have to convert your Blu-ray video to a Samsung UHD TV/Plex supported file, like MKV/MP4. For this purpose, a powerful Blu-ray ripper is necessary.

There are many tools on the market for users to copy and rip Blu-rays like HandbrakeMakeMKV, DVDFab. Here Pavtube ByteCopy is highly recommended to help you roll off your Blu-ray protection and rip Blu-ray to MKV/MP4 for playback on Samsung UHD TV and streaming via Plex with perfect aspect ratio and best A/V quality. Besides, this Blu-ray ripping tool allows you to lossless backup Blu-ray in MKV format or with whole structure or just make a main movie copy of BD according to your needs. Mac version is here. Download it right now and start enjoying your Blu-ray movies with full HD quality on 75 inch Samsung UHD TV through Plex!

Windows Download      Mac Download

Backup Blu-ray to Plex for playback on 75 inch Samsung UHD TV

Step 1: Run the Blu-ray Ripper and click disc icon to load Blu-ray movies. To select the subtitles you like, simply click Subtitle and select the one you prefer.

Step 2: Click Format bar and choose your desired format. To play Blu-ray on Samsung UHD TV, you can rip Blu-ray to HD MP4, or MKV, etc compressed format. And click Settings bar, you can adjust the level of compression to suit the quality you want.


1. If you are not satisfied with the defaulted settings, you can adjust codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the “Settings” page.

2. If you want to trim, crop, edit audio/subtitles or adjust aspect ratio, click the pencil-like “Edit” icon and switch to “Crop” tab. Choose Advanced mode, lock the “Keep Ratio” and you can free change aspect ratio.Usually it will be set to “Original”; it would be ok to playback on Samsung TV, or you can change it to 16:9.

Crop option

Step 3: After all settings, tap “Convert” button to start Blu-ray movies to MP4/MKV for Samsung UHD TV conversion immediately.

Once conversion completes, you can get the output files via “Open” panel effortlessly. Now you can enjoy your Blu-ray movies on 75 inch Samsung UHD TV via Plex channel without any issue.

Plex, does, offers Channels for particular networks or shows, such as PBS, Crackle or “The Daily Show.” These can be played on both your computer and your streaming device app, but they are not synchronized. If you are halfway through Episode 2 of Crackle’s action show “Chosen” on your computer and then you go to your TV, you will have to navigate to that episode and then manually fast-forward to where you left off. (Learn how to Store and Stream Movies with Plex)

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Solve Windows Media Player Won’t Play Television Programs(.tivo) Issue

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“What is the best/easiest way to convert my Tivo television programs to mp4 format for using in a Windows Media Player so I could send them to my daughter, who does not have a television? I figure a conversion is needed. I tried WMP to add a .tivo file without luck (don’t know how to set up specs).”

Watch Tivo video files using Windows Media Player

We all know the television programs can be recorded into TiVo format and you can transfer recorded TV shows from your TiVo media device to PC for watching via TiVo Desktop Plus by opening Now Playing list and clicking on the “TiVo Recordings” button to choose the one for playing, but the fact is that video in .tivo format is not ideal for playback on Windows Media Player.

Well, in this case you will need a video converter program that has the capacity to convert TiVo to other file supported by Windows Media Player. There are thousands of video converters, such as Handbrake, Format Factory, but they can’t play a role of Tivo Video Encoder. Here Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate is highly recommended, which can provide the ultimate Tivo viewing experience for everyone!

Developed with the most advanced converting technology, this professional Tivo Video Converter truly and fully supports input and output videos in all formats including H.265 video. With it, you can change TiVo into a different format (e.g. WMV/AVI/MPG) for opening and plying in Windows Media Player with least quality loss without any hassle. More than that, it also provides an access to touch up TiVo videos, which including trimming, cropping, appending artistic effects and more. Download it now and follow the step-by-step guide below to play your TiVo movies in Windows Media Player with ease.

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1. Launch the Tivo Converter and import Tivo.

Drag & drop TiVo files to the program directly. Or go to the “File” menu, choose “Add Video” to locate the TiVo files you want to add. You can add several files to do batch conversion.

Tip: When first loading, this TiVo Converter will ask you to input your Media Access Key. Simply enter your Media Access Key, and click “OK” to confirm.

2. Choose WMV as output format

Click the Format menu, select Windows Media Player friendly format as your output video format. There, you can take WMV as your output video format. If you prefer high definition videos, move your mouse pointer to “HD Video” and then choose HD WMV.

3. Start converting TiVo to Windows Media Player

Press the big “Convert” button to start the Tivo video process. After the conversion, you can add your Tivo videos in Windows Media Player and send to your daughter for using at your will without hassle.

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How to get Blu-rays into Personal Cloud for sharing everywhere?

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“I have a Blu-ray collection and I need a program to rip my collection and any future discs I buy onto my personal cloud. The main benefit is the ability to view my Blu-ray collection from any smart TV in the house to share with my family. In conjunction with the personal cloud I should be able to stream videos on holiday which will be great for the kids.”

Copy Blu-ray to personal cloud

Nowadays more and more users choose personal cloud as for data backup, like Blu-ray copying, due to its convenience and easy management, meanwhile it is a surely reasonable solution to avoid misses your Blu-ray disc or the physical damage by the scratched surface and dirty Blu-ray sectors.

To backup and copy your Blu-ray through personal cloud for easily sharing with kinds of media devices like WD TV HD Live, PS3, Xbox 360 or other DLNA-compatible PCs regardless of any Blu-ray restrictions, a top Blu-ray Ripper- Pavtube ByteCopy is a wise option which is recommended by a authoritative software reviewing website – CNET. (Read full review)

To sum up, it integrates a best Blu-ray ripper and a DVD ripper together for you to rip Blu-ray discs, standard DVDs to universal video and audio file types as you need. You can rip and convert Blu-ray, DVD to personal cloud with super fast conversion speed and maintaining with the original excellent sound/image quality. What’s more, with this Blu-ray ripping tool, you can easily backup your Blu-ray, DVD disk with whole content copy or backup main movie only or losssless mkv format, so that you can enjoy Blu-ray movies anytime and anywhere without the bother of taking Blu-ray discs with care. For Mac users, you can get Mac version.

Download Blu-ray to Personal Cloud Converter:

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Full guide: Make Copy of Blu-ray on personal cloud for easy management and sharing

Step 1. Install the Blu-ray Ripper on your PC.

Step 2. Launch it and load your Blu-ray movie from discs to the app.

Step 3. Click the “Browse” button to set output folder where you want to save the copied Blu-ray movies.

Step 4. Hit the copy the entire disc icon on Blu-ray Ripper main interface and start Blu-ray 1:1 backing up process.


1. If you’d like to copy only movie content and leave out the extras and commentary, the Directly Copy is exactly what you need, which copies intact. M2TS main movie from Blu-ray disc without extras.

2. There are various output profile presets.

Many people like me own would love to enjoy movies and TV shows from physical discs to more than one mobile phone and tablet. You can count on Pavtube ByteCopy because it offers so many output formats that you would find the suitable one eventually.

The general format is “H.264 High Profile Video(*.mp4)” from “Common Video” option or “H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)” from “HD Video”.

3. Choose lossless mkv format

If you choose “Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV(*mkv)” format, you can output the Blu-ray with lossless quality and allow multiple audio tracks, multiple subtitles.


If you have special requirements on target video, click “Settings” to customize video size, bitrate, frame rate and sample rate.

3. Video Editor available in this converter.

Another reason I like Pavtube is it ships with many video editing features, and usually I use it to cut off black bars of full screen on my HD TV at home. Besides, it does more than that. It trims off unwanted commercials from Blu-ray movies, add watermarks as copyright protection to your source file, and more. For example, if you want to get wide screen or smaller size, you can turn to the crop option to do settings before copying to my cloud device.

Note: This function is not activated if you choose multi-track option.

4.Other small but essential functions.

Pavtube application takes advantage of the NVIDIA CUDA technology and AMD APP technology, and the Blu-ray conversion speed can be increased up to 6 times faster than ever before. Moreover, Pavtube programs support adding *.srt and *.ass subtitles into video and merge into one file for output.

Now you can freely transfer your backed up Blu-rays for watching on portable tablets with your family via your on personal cloud on holiday.

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