Play ISO Files with QuickTime Player

For Mac users who happen to have some ISO files created from Blu-ray/DVD disc or downloaded from online websites, you may wish to play ISO files with QuickTime Player, the default media player app of Mac computer. The following article will show you how to make that relized.

QuickTime player supported file format

After searching for QuickTime Player supported file formats, we can see that it only can handle very limited digital file formats including QuickTime Movie(*.mov), MPEG-4(*.mp4, .m4v), MPEG-2, MPEG-1, 3GPP, 3GPP2, AVCHD, AVI, DV, etc. Obviously, it lacks the ability to handle ISO files created from Blu-ray/DVD disc.

Rip ISO for QuickTime PLaying

To view ISO files on QuickTime Player, what you need is simply an ISO Ripper. Here, we highly recommend Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac to you. The program has perfect importing support for the ISO image files created from either Blu-ray disc or DVD disc. Here, you can easily convert ISO to QuickTime Player readable file formats listed above. To get the best output quality, you can flexibly adjust output profile parameters such as video codec, resolution, frame rate, bit rate, audio codec, bit rate, sample rate, channels, etc to get the best quality.

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For Windows users, please go to download Pavtube ByteCopy to do the same ripping job on Windows 10/8/7/XP.

Step by Step to Rip ISO for QuickTime Player Viewing

Step 1: Load ISO files.

Initiate the program on your computer, on the main menu bar, click “File” > “Load IFO/ISO” to import ISO files to the program.

Load ISO files

Step 2: Select QuickTime player supported file format.

Click the “Format” drop-down button to select QuickTime player best supported “MOV QuickTime Video (*.mov)” from the “Common Video” category.

Choose output file format

Tips: Click “Settings” on the main interface to open “Profile Settings” window, here, you can flexibly choose or specify exactly the profile parameters including video codec, resolution, bit rate, frame rate, audio codec, bit rate, sample rate, channels, etc as you like to get better output video and audio quality.

Step 3: Start ISO to QuickTime conversion process.

Press the right-bottom “Convert” button to begin to convert ISO to QuickTime player playable format video.

When the conversion is completed, click “Open Output Folder” to pop out the folder with converted files.

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