Convert DVD to WD My Cloud for playback via WD TV Live

Monica Pavtube

Aug 08, 2014 01:34 am / Posted by Monica Pavtube

WD My Cloud is a NAS server designed to store, organize, back up your digital files such as videos, photos, music and important files all in one place. You can upload, access and share them from anywhere in the world with your PC, Mac, tablets, and smarphones on network by using WD free apps.

How to move DVDs to a WD My Cloud and then enjoy them on a HD TV via WD TV Live? First of all, it is quite essential for you to get your DVD content off the disc, and know WD TV Live supported video formats well.

WD TV Live supported video formats:

Supported Video - MPEG1/2/4, WMV9, AVI (MPEG4, Xvid, AVC), H.264, MKV, MOV (MPEG4, H.264), M2TS, TP, TRP, TS, MP4, ASF, VOB (unprotected or unencrypted)

copy dvd vob to wd my cloud for playback on wd tv live

According to the above WD TV Live supported video formats specified by WD, what you need is a DVD to WD TV Live converter, for people with Mac computer, you can download Pavtube BDMagic for Mac, which can help you convert DVD to WD TV Live supported VOB(unprotected or unencrypted), MP4, MOV(MPEG-4, H.264), etc.

How to backup DVD to VOB for free playback via WD TV Live with high quality?

Step 1. Load DVD

Run DVD to WD TV Live converter on PC and click “File” on menu bar or the file icons on tool bar to import DVD.

load dvd for conversion

Step 2. Choose WD TV Live supported format

As is mentioned above, WD TV Live almost supports every kind of video format. To get the output video with high quality, VOB is a good choice. Click the format bar to follow “Copy” and “Directly Copy.”

directly copy vob from dvd

Step 3. Convert DVD to WD TV Live

Click “Convert” on main UI to start conversion from DVD to VOB - WD TV Live supported video.

Step 4. Move the converted DVD to WD My Cloud

Connect your WD My Cloud to your PC, and drag the converted DVD to it.

Step 5. Play the converted DVD via WD TV Live

How to make WD TV Live visit the converted DVD files stored on your WD My Cloud? Above all, please make sure that both your WD TV Live and WD My Cloud have been in the range of your home network. Connect your WD TV Live media player to your HD TV with a HDMI cable and use the remote control to select digital files, and here you need to find and choose “WD My Cloud” and get ready to enjoy the converted DVDs with high quality on your HD TV.

Blu-ray sources can also be moved to media players like ViewSonic NMP - 708, AC Ryan, KDLINKS and realize Blu-ray free playback and maximum entertainment on HD TV.

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