How to Ouput Blu-ray to MKV for Playback with KMPlayer?

Diana Joan

Jan 04, 2016 04:34 am / Posted by Diana Joan

"I'm planning to rip my Blu-ray disc to MKV format for playing on my computer with KMplayer. However, the encryption equipped on the disc prevent me from doing that work? Any simple solutions?"


If you are looking for a convenient way to access your favorite Blu-ray disc movies without Blu-ray player, the best choice to perform a Blu-ray to digital format conversion for playing on your computer with some powerful, feature-rich but also free media player such as VLC media player or KMplayer. This article will mainly focus on outputting commercial Blu-ray disc to MKV format for KMpplayer.

Free solution to break Blu-ray disc protection

To make digital conversion of commercial Blu-ray disc, you will first need to bypass the copy & region protection. There are few programs can get past the encryption from Blu-ray disc, such as AnyDVD or MakeMKV, however, as the Blu-ray disc encryption changes frequently all the time and developers don't have time to maintain such as product for free. Therefore, it would be much ideal for you to find a third-party software which supports lifetime upgrading.

Alternative solution to unlock Blu-ray to MKV for KMplayer

There's a reliable solution in hand called Pavtube ByteCopy, the program can effectively remove all copy & region protection from Blu-ray disc and convert to MKV format for playing on computer with PotPlayer, Media Player Classic, Windows Media Player, VLC media player, PowerDVD or streaming and viewing on smartphones or TV.

Besides backing up Blu-ray to MKV format for KMplayer, the program also gives you the chance to output Blu-ray to other file format such as Android preset profile format, iTunes compatible file format for iOS devices playback or TV customized file format.

How to Output Blu-ray disc movies to MKV format for KMPlayer?

Step 1: Load Blu-ray movie.

Free download Pavtube ByteCopy to your computer, install and launch it. Insert Blu-ray into disc drive which is well connected with the computer, click the "Load from disc" button in ByteCopy and browse to disc drive for importing.

Load Blu-ray disc movies

Step 2: Choose format and set profile.

You are suggested to choose "Common Video" > "MKV(Matroska) Video (*.mkv)" for Blu-ray to MKV output. Multiple formats are available in ByteCopy in case you have desires for other devices such as Android, iOS or TV.

Choose MKV as output file format

At the same time, you can customize video and audio presets in order to get a satisfying playback on your device. Video parameters including video codec, display resolution, bit rate and frame rate, and audio settings like sample rate, audio channels, and more, are free to adjust according your needs.

Step 3: Rip Blu-ray to MKV for KMPlayer.

Back to the program's main UI, hit on the "Convert" icon and start ripping Blu-ray to KMPlayer MKV conversion. When the conversion completes, open output folder and find the ripped movie there. Now you can watch Blu-ray movies on KMplayer or other devices with no limitation.

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