Rip my Blue-ray/DVD collection to a WD My Cloud Network disk for storage

Summary: Looking for a quick way to rip BD/DVDs? Maybe you have a crap load of Blu-ray/DVDs in your movie collection, let's learn how to backup Blu-ray/DVD on WD My Cloud.

I have a DVD/Blue Ray collection and have recently purchased a WD My Cloud Network disk – I need a program to rip my collection and any future Blue ray discs I buy onto this network server. The main benefit is the ability to view my blue ray/dvd collection from any smart TV in the house. In conjunction with the WD My Cloud disk I should be able to stream videos on holiday which will be great for the kids.

Through a google search on the internet, I find Pavtube BD/DVD copying program. I used your 30 day trial option to test out the software to make sure it worked – other software packages did not have this trial feature and Pavtube was the first that I managed to get working so I went with them. I tried out other software product but found Pavtube is the easiest to work with. Overall, Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate can remove the disc protection and copy source disc to computer hard drive with same structure preserved.

Full guide: Make 1:1 Copy Blu-ray/DVD disc on WD My Cloud with Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate

Step 1. Install the BD/DVD Backup Tool on your PC.

Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate/iMedia Converter for Mac is an excellent BD/DVD backing up tool that can make 1:1 copy of your source BD/DVD with original structure including extras and menus. Meanwhile, this app is regarded as a great BD/DVD ripping program and Video Converter to help users convert BD/DVD collections and various videos for new how tablets and smartphones including iPad mini, iPad Air, iPhone 5S, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Kindle Fire HDX 7, Google Nexus 7/10 and more.

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Step 2. Launch the best BD/DVD backup tool, and load your Blu-ray or DVD movie from disc drive to the app.

Step 3. Click the “Browse” button to set output folder where you want to save the copied Blu-ray and DVD movies.

Step 4. Hit the Copy the entire disc icon on Video Converter Ultimate main interface and start Blu-ray/DVD backing up process.


1. If you’d like to copy only movie content and leave out the extras and commentary, the Directly Copy is exactly what you need, which copies intact .M2TS/VOB main movie from original BD/DVD disc without extras.

2. There are various output profile presets.

Many people like me own would love to enjoy movies and TV shows from physical discs to more than one mobile phone and tablet. You can count on Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate because it offers so many output formats that you would find the suitable one eventually.

The general format is "H.264 Video(*.mp4)" from "Common Video" option.


If you have special requirements on target video, click “Settings” to customize video size, bitrate, frame rate and sample rate.

3. Video Editor available in this converter.

Another reason I like Pavtube is it ships with many video editing features, and usually I use it to cut off black bars of original Blu-rays and play full screen on my HD TV at home. Besides, it does more than that. It trims off unwanted commercials from TiVo recordings, add watermarks as copyright protection to your source file, and more.

For example, if you want to get wide screen or smaller size, you can turn to the crop option to do settings before copying to my WD cloud device.

4. Other small but essential functions.

Pavtube application takes advantage of the NVIDIA CUDA technology and AMD APP technology, and the conversion speed can be increased up to 6 times faster than ever before. Moreover, Pavtube programs support adding *.srt and *.ass subtitles into video and merge into one file for output.

5. Support 3D SBS effect.

After updating to latest Video Converter Ultimate, I find that it supports 3D SBS export now and I can preserve 3D effect in saved MKV, MP4 and MOV files.

Overall, this is an all-in-one program of Blu-ray Ripper,DVD Ripper and Video Converter. Now you can freely transfer your backed up Blu-ray/DVDs for watching on portable tablets.

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