Full copy Blu-ray/DVD to NAS for WD TV media player
"I want to make a full disc copy of my DVD and Blu-ray collection to NAS, so that I can stream them to my WD TV media player. The problem is that I can not even backup my commercial Blu-ray or DVD disc for storing on my NAS device. And solutions would be appreciated!"
Remove copy & region protection from commercial Blu-ray/DVD disc
With a WD TV media player, you can easily enjoy media files stored on your network storage devices on your TV. It is not difficult to store common digital file formats such as AVI, WMV, MP4, MOV, MP4, MKV, FLV, etc on NAS, however, you won't get the permission to make a distribution of any commercial Blu-ray/DVD discs with copy & region production on your NAS devices due to the copyright and region protection law.
Therefore, before full copy Blu-ray/DVD to NAS for WD TV streaming, you will first need to remove the protection with a special application. After searching on the Internet, you may find Pavtube ByteCopy for Windows(top 5 Blu-ray rippers review)/Mac came highly recommended on many site reviews. The program is armed with the functionality to handle both Blu-ray and DVD disc. The biggest merits of this application is that it allows you to make a full disc copy of both Blu-ray and DVD with all the subtitle languages, audio tracks, menus and chapter information well reserved. When the conversion is completed, you will get a DVD Video_TS folder or Blu-ray BDMV folder with all the data for the DVD-Video and Blu-ray -Video.
Play Blu-ray/DVD on WD TV Media Player with subtitles
To better follow the Blu-ray/DVD movie when watching WD TV media player, there are some beneficial subtitle functions for you to achieve that. You can select your desired subtitle languages from original Blu-ray/DVD movies, enable forced subtitles when the actors are speaking a different language. You can also choose to download and add external subtitles to Blu-ray/DVD when there are not your desired subtitles in original Blu-ray movie.
How to Full Disc Copy of Blu-ray/DVD to NAS For WD TV Media Player Streaming?
Step 1: Add Blu-ray/DVD disc file.
Launch ByteCopy, click "Load Disc" button to browse to disc drive for loading Blu-ray or DVD disc. If you are loading Blu-ray disc, you will need an external Blu-ray disc drive.
Load Blu-ray or DVD disc to the program
Step 2: Full disc copy of Blu-ray/DVD disc to NAS.
Hit the icon on the top tool bar, you will enter the full disc copy windows with a progress bar immediately.
Step 3: Stream Blu-ray/DVD files from NAS to WD TV Media Player.
When the conversion is completed, move the converted files to your NAS device, then connect your both your NAS and WD TV media player to your TV via a HDMI cable, launch the WD TV media player on your TV, then you will be able to watch the NAS stored Blu-ray/DVD movies on TV via WD TV media player.