Summary: If you have collected many movies (Blu-ray/DVD/4K/HD/SD...), putting your movie collection to Media Server will be convenient for you to watch with various devices.
If you have huge movie collection and want to enjoy them conveniently, put them to a Media Server is a not bad idea. A media server is a program, such as Roku, Plex Media Server, or Xbox One, that enables you to "broadcast" your videos to other computers, TV and various mobile devices. (Other popular Meida Servers) So putting movie collection to Media Server can make your hundreds of movies accessible from one single place. But if there are DVD/Blu-ray movies, 4K videos in your collections, you should rip them to other popular video format to get wide compatible with various media players and devices before you put them into Media Server for most media players and mobile devices can’t read DVD/Blu-ray/4K video directly. So how to put all your movie collection including DVD/Blu-ray/4K to Media Server for sharing?
Once you have a video program at hand, it will be very easy for you to put movie collections to Media Server, like Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate. It can deal with nearly all kinds of videos, such as DVD/Blu-ray, 4K/HD/SD videos, Music Drama, TV Shows and so on. It accepts H.265, MP4, MOV, M4V, AVI, MKV, etc formats videos so no matter which formats your movie collection are, it can convert them all to another popular format to stored on Media Server for your all kinds of media players and mobile devices. In its profile settings, you can adjust audio/video parameters to get better video quality.
Free download and install
- Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-video-converter-ultimate/
- Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-Video-Converter-Ultimate/3000-2194_4-75938564.html
Deal with movie collection before put them to Media Server
Step 1: Add movie collection to app
Open the program, click "File" menu, from its drop-down option, select "Add Video/Audio" or “Load from disc ”to load movie collection to the program.
Step 2: Choose output file format.
From "Format" bar drop-down list, choose the formats that you want to output for later use. For compatibility consideration, it is idea for you to choose "Common Video" > "H.264 HD Video
(*.mp4)" as output file format which supported by many devices like Apple TV.
Step 3: Reset video parameters
Open "Profile Settings" window, here, you can adjust video codec, size, bitrate and frame rate and audio codec, sample rate, bitrate and channel to get better video quality. If you don’t change
any specs of the video and audio, you can ignore this step.
Step 4: Start conversion.
When all the settings is done, go back to the main interface and carry out the conversion by hitting right-bottom convert button. When the conversion is finished, click the "Open" icon on the
main interface to pop out the converted files.
When all your movie in collection can be successfully accepted by Media Server, now you can put your movie collection to Media Server, like iTunes and Plex Media Server for sharing and watching on different devices.