Do not have enough space on your smartphone or tablets to store your favorite movies or TV shows for viewing offline when you are out for travelling? No need to worry, with the portable and wirelss drive – My Passport Wireless, you can transfer all your media files onto it for viewing on your tablet or smartphone with WD’s My Cloud mobible app. It won’t be difficult to store common digital file formats on My Passport Wireless, are there any hassle free ways to transfer Blu-ray/DVD movies to My Passport Wireless?
Bypass protection from Blu-ray/DVD for My Passport Wireless storage
The copy protection equipped on Blu-ray and DVD disc makes it difficult to backup the data on the disc, you will need to bypass that encryption first. If you are looking for a free disc rippers, MakeMKV can be your first choice, the program is free while its in beta, it can assist you to output a good quality but large MKV file with the chapter informat, audio trackc, comments, etc well preserved from Blu-ray/DVD disc. To view those large MKV files on your smartphone or tablets via WD My Cloud mobile app, you will need a good MKV players for iPhone/iPad or Android.
If you wish to find a program with more output options, advanced profile settings and versatile editings features, we highly recommend you to download Pavtube ByteCopy, this cross-platform program (download Mac version) can works with both commercial Blu-ray/DVD disc, it can automatically remove the copy and region protection in the background from all the Blu-ray and DVD disc movies and even the recently released ones with the MKV61 decryption technology. You can copy/backup Blu-ray/DVD to My Passport Wireless in various different ways:
– 1:1 full disc copy of Blu-ray/DVD with all your unwanted subtitle languages, audio tracks and chapter information.
– Main movie copy of Blu-ray/DVD without unwanted comments, advertisement, tidbits, etc. – Lossless multi-track MKV copy from DVD/Blu-ray with desired subtitle languages, audio tracks well preserved for playing on smartphone or tablets with Android video player or iPhone or iPad video player apps.
– Popular digital file formats such as MPEG-4 or H.264 file format for smartphone or tablets
– Specific smartphone or tablets preset profile formats with the optimal playback settings
How to Copy/Backup Blu-ray/DVD to My Passport Wireless?
Step 1: Load Blu-ray/DVD disc with the program.
Insert DVD into your computer’s optical DVD drive, for loading Blu-ray disc, you will need an external Blu-ray drive. The run the program on the computer, click “File” > “Load from disc” to load Blu-ray or DVD disc into the program. When both Blu-ray or DVD disc exists, the program will load DVD disc first.
Step 2: Different ways to copy Blu-ray/DVD to My Passport Wireless.
Full disc copy
Make a full disc copy by hitting the icon on the top tool bar of the main interface.
Main movie copy
From “Format” bar, select “Copy” > “Direct Copy” to copy the main movie of the Blu-ray/DVD disc.
Get a complete MKV output from Blu-ray/DVD by following “Multi-track Video” > “Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV(*.mkv)”.
Tips: You can also choose to output other popular file formats or smartphone and tablets preset profile formats according to your own needs.
Step 3: Start the conversion process.
Go back to the main interface, press right-bottom “Convert” button to start Blu-ray/DVD movie to My Passport Wireless copying or backup process.
When the conversion is completed, click “Open Output Folder” on the main interface to pop out the folder with converted files. The My Passport Wireless features both a SD card slot and a USB port, you can transfer the converted files to either a SD card or a USB flash drive for transferring to My Passport Wireless and then viewing on your smartphone or tablets with WD My Cloud movile app on the move.