Convert BD/DVD to MP4/WebM for ChromecastThis article offers possible solutions to help you cast files from Blu-ray, DVD Discs to Chromecast for great enjoyment.
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A Chromecast can play back local video files hosted on a computer running Google Chrome with the Chromecast extension installed. Chromecast provides you with so many amazing entertainment experience, but the Blu-ray and DVD files limitation for input video formats has made you frustrated. Actually, only videos in MP4 container with H.264 High Profile in AAC, MP3 audio codecs are compatible with Chromecast. How to stream all of my Blu-ray and DVD movies to TV with Chromecast?
Assume you already have Chromecast extension installed and enabled in your Chrome browser, all we need to get done is to make the Blu-ray and DVD videos play inside the Chrome browser. And once we do, we can then simply click the Chromecast extension icon and cast these files onto your TV. To achieve the goal, download Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper to simply convert Blu-ray/DVD to Chromecast friendly format.
This is an all-in-one Blu-ray ripping tool with powerful functions: "Copy the entire disc", "Directly copy" and rip any Blu-ray/DVD movies to 250+ video formats. It is means that you can rip the Blu-ray and DVD movies to Chromecast best compatible H.264 MP4 or WebM format for streaming Blu-ray and DVD to TV.
If you are working on Mac OS X, please get Blu-ray Ripping software for Mac.It is not only a Blu-ray Ripper, but also work well with DVDs, just like the Blu-ray Player can work with DVD disc well.
Besides DVD and Blu-ray , if you wanna to change some digital files such as VOB , MKV , MP4, MOV , FLV files to other supported format, the all-in-one Video Converter Ultimate program will a nice choice for you. It is a yet professional all-in-one Blu-ray Ripper, DVD Ripper and HD Video Converter, which comparatively has better output quality, in particular HD videos and intuitive interface. What's more, its deinterlacing function and merging, cropping, trimming, adding subtitles ability are what its many competitive products lack of. If you are Mac users, please turn to iMedia Converter for Mac.
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Step 1: Load Blu-ray movies
Insert your Blu-ray disc into your BD drive, run the Blu-ray Ripper for Chromecast and click "BD/DVD disc" icon to load movies.
Step 2: Choose Chromecast best compatible H.264 MP4 or WebM format.
In the dropdown list of Format menu, you can find the format you like. Just below Format is Output, here you can browse your computer for a better destination folder for Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper to output your converted Blu-ray / DVD movies.
Tip: You can click "Settings" to change the video resolution, bit rate and other specifications of the videos. Please remember the file size is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in bigger file size, and lower visible quality loss.
Step 3. Start to rip Blu-ray to Chromecast
The final step is to tap the Convert button and commence converting Blu-ray / DVD movies to MP4 or WebM for Chromecast.
When the conversion finished, you can click "Open" to locate the output files and easily stream them to Chromecast for enjoyment without any limitation.
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I've had good luck with http://www.convertmxffiles.com
It lets you select preset options for converting video formats