PowerDVD 14 can not play Blu-ray disc
"I Can't get Blu-ray disc to play on PowerDVD 14 standard and I get a message saying "No Disk in Drive". My computer is a new laptop with Windows 8.1. I have downloaded the patch 4412 but this did not make any difference. Is there any solutions?"
The PowerDVD 14 Standard from Cyberlink provides an entertainment ecosystem that lets you handle virtually any media file format. You can play DVD disc, movies and video files in MKV, MPEG4, FLV formats and even UltraHD 4K videos on it. However, unlike PowerDVD's high-end editions PowerDVD 14 Ultra, PowerDVD 14 Standard drops Blu-ray and AVCHD support. It is not surprising that you can't open Blu-ray disc on PowerDVD 14.
If you persist on watching Blu-ray movies on PowerDVD, the best solution is to convert Blu-ray to PowerDVD 14 Standard workable file formats listed as below:
Videos: 3G2, 3GP, 3GP2, 3GPP, ASF, AVC, AVI, FLV, H264, M2TS, M2V, M4V, MKV, MOD, MOV, MP4, MP4V, MPE, MPEG, MPG, MPV, MTS, QT, TIVO, TOD, TS, VC1, VOB, , WMV
Audio: AAC, AC3, DTS, FLAC, M4A, MID, MKA, MP2, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
For commercial Blu-ray disc holders, you are recommended to download Pavtube BDMagic (Top 5 Blu-ray Rippers Review), which is armed with powerful function to unlock copy protection from all Blu-ray movies even the latest one. The program also facilitate you to rip Blu-ray to PowerDVD 14 most compatible H.264 HD MP4 formats or other acceptable file formats with best output video quality and super fast conversion speed.
For your convenience, the program offers both Windows and Mac version, Mac users can go to download Pavtube BDMagic for Mac to perform Blu-ray to PowerDVD 14 Standard readable digital format conversion on Mac OS X El Capitan.
How to convert and play Blu-ray disc movies on PowerDVD 14 Standard?
Step 1: Load Blu-ray disc.
Insert your Blu-ray disc into an external Blu-ray drive, launch the program on your computer, click "File" > "Load from disc" to load Blu-ray disc to the program.
Step 2: Set output format
Clicking the Format bar, choose PowerDVD 14 Standard playable format "H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)" under "HD Video" main category.
Step 3: Start Blu-ray to PowerDVD 14 Standard conversion.
Hit the big "Convert"button in right-bottom to convert Blu-ray to PowerDVD 14 Standard conversion.
When the conversion is over, you can get the best compatible file format for playing on PowerDVD 14 Standard.