Outline: NLNA provides the glue to link a wide variety of devices together so that
people can stream videos conveniently without any third-party apps. But for the consideration of DVD copy protected, how to stream DVD videos via DLNA server in
Digital home entertainment has come a long way in a fairly short time,
which makes you stream music, video and other media around the house without any hassle. Technologies such as DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) are a big part of that. DLNA is a non-profit
organisation that enable devices to share stuff - photos, video, music - with each other. Many boxes you plug into your TV, including the Plex Media Server, Roku, and PlayStation 3 offer DLNA
streaming support. They can stream video files and music over the network from your PC — as long as you set up a DLNA server first. This benefit causes that many people want to copy their
DVD collection to DLNA server so that they can stream their favorite DVD movies via DLNA server on Mac conveniently.
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However, if you want to stream DVD via DLNA server on Mac, you should rip DVD to a common video format in advance for DVD copy protection only allows DVD Player to stream DVD videos. In this case, you have to need the help of Pavtube BDMagic for Mac. BDMagic for Mac is designed to rip copy-protected DVD to popular video formats like H.265, M3U8, MP4, AVI, MOV, M4V...which can be played by general media players or devices. During DVD ripping process, it can preserve high and nearly original video quality with fast conversion speed. With ripping DVD to common video like MP4, you can successfully stream DVD via DLNA server on Mac. What’s more, it does work in Blu-ray as well so that you can rip and backup Blu-ray on Mac.
If you are a Windows user, you can turn to BDMagic for Windows. (Review)
Free download and install:
- Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-ripper-mac/
- Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-BDMagic/3000-7970_4-76177782.html
How to successfully stream DVD videos via DLNA server on Mac?
Step 1: Load DVD videos
Free download BDMagic on your Mac, install and launch it. Click the “Load file(s)” icon on Mac to load DVD videos into this app.
Step 2: Choose video format and set presets
BDMagic for Mac provides hundreds of video and audio profiles for output. You could search for MP4 format which has the wide compatibility with various devices.
Tip: All formats in thia program are set with optimized video/audio codecs, bitrates, frame rates, etc. But you can still specify as you like by clicking Settings button. In the Profile Settings window, you can choose or specify exactly the parameters you like. And in the Task information section, you can compare the detailed information of the source video and the target video.
Step 3: Convert DVD movie to MP4
Hit on the “Convert” button and start ripping DVD movie on Mac. When the progress bar hit 100%, the conversion is finished and you can find the output files in output folder.