Monday, April 28, 2014

Happy birthday to Hailey, Let's Celebrate her birthday Party!

Warmth of spring days, here comes Hailey's 22th birthday, who is a warm and generous girl works for Pavtube Studio.

Birthday is very important day for everyone because if means growth. Hailey constantly endeavours to her work, hence Pavtube would like to let her take the day off, send her a mystery present and throw a party for her with every staff of Pavtube Studio.

Details of the party:
Time: April 29, 2014
Place: Pavtube company
Members: All staff
Theme: jazz dance&music party

No matter whether you've tried Pavtube software or not, pay attention to this article, here're some benefits for you too!~ Be here to wish: Happy birthday, Hailey!

Get a part of Hailey's birthday! to get DVD Ripper offers~

1. Download our questionnaire and fill the info to get 30% OFF!
2. Share our event to your friends to get 40% OFF~
3. Participate Hailey's Day and get 50% off by sharing your photo with "I Love Pavtube"!

Let's collect blessings from all over the world to this lovely girl^^Come and bless Hailey a unforgettable birthday!Be here we hope all of you are wish "Hailey's birthday" and you just moving finger share this article to a network resource(like Forum, Website, Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Digg, etc.), you can contact our customer service to get our welfare....

About Pavtube Studios

Founded in 2007, Pavtube creates expert multimedia software applications that help consumers access, transfer and share their digital content across different devices that range from PC, Mac, tablets, smartphones, to HD media players, game consoles, and home theatre systems.

On the basis of computer OS, Pavtube products are divided into two categories - Windows solutions and Mac solutions, backing up, ripping, transcoding, compressing, and editing Blu-rays/DVDs.

With creativity, expert knowledge as well as cutting-edge technology, Pavtube helps consumers throughout the world enjoy more in a digitally connected audio-visual world. See for more information.

Sunday, April 27, 2014

How to Rip and Play "Age Of Heroes" DVD Movie on Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 with High Quality

Description: If you’d like to play "Age Of Heroes" DVD on Galaxy Tab 4, the top priority is to rip DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 viewable format.t with a easy-to-use and fast DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 Converter. 

Expanding the family tree of its flagship Galaxy brand a confirmation has been received from Samsung about the upcoming members of Galaxy Tab 4 family. Following the speculations the new arrivals will come in display sizes of 7-inch, 8-inch and 10.1-inch and as expected will cater to the mid range market like their forerunners. In terms of specification all the three tablets, the Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 and Galaxy Tab 4 10.1, will come with 4G LTE connectivity and will be loaded with 1.2GHz quad-core processors, 1200 x 800 resolution screens, Android 4.4 KitKat, 1.5GB of RAM and 16GB of storage. A microSD card slot will also be present for further expansion of memory.

Samsung products have make a great contribution on multimedia enjoyment, so is it wonderful to Play DVD discs like "Age Of Heroes" on Galaxy Tab 4? Now you can play high definition DVD videos on Galaxy Tab 4 after converting DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 accepted video format on PC.

How to Play "Age Of Heroes" DVD on Galaxy Tab 4 for viewing
Part 1:  Converting DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 on Computer


1. Equipment: DVD disc
2. Software: the professiona DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 Converter (Free download trial version)

The task of converting DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 would be as easy as blowing off dust if you get a practical and professional DVD to  Galaxy Tab 4 ripper software.

Here, Pavtube DVD Ripper is recommended to you without preamble. With intuitive and easy-to-navigate interface, this program can easily rip DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 friendly format like MP4 at fast speed. The shining point of this DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 ripper lies in its unique ability to decode any copy-protected DVDs, no matter the new Disney DVD Copy Protection or the general CSS encrypted DVDs, Sony ARccOS protected DVDs and all region 1-6 commercial DVDs. Therefore, you can import any DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 for watching at will.


1. Reach the Mac version of DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 Converter;
2. If you have any requirements of outputting 3D (Anaglyph, T/P, SBS) or keeping multiple audio tracks/subtitles, you are suggested to try this Blu-ray/DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 Converter Pro.

Tutorials: How to transfer "Age Of Heroes" DVD to most compatible MP4 preset for Galaxy Tab 4

1. Run this Pavtube DVD Ripper and the DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 Converter; load disc.

Click the top left icon, you can choose to import DVD from ROM, DVD folder or DVD ISO/IFO. It will check the main title by default; moreover, ISO files could also be recognized automatically so that you no longer need to run virtual drive to mount it.

2. Choose format.

Click "Format" drop-down list and choose "Samsung >Samsung Galaxy Tab H.264(*.mp4)" as the compatible MP4 preset with best video quality.

3. Start Conversion.

You can hit the big red "Convert" to start converting "Age Of Heroes" DVD to Galaxy Tab 4 MP4 with best video settings. After the conversion, click "Open output folder" in the conversion window, or "Open" in main interface to quick locate the converted video.

After getting the converted movies files, you can transfer them to Galaxy Tab 4. If you don't know how to put and play movie onto Galaxy Tab 4 , just follow the steps to realize it:

Part 2: Transfer video to Galaxy Tab 4 from PC 
There are various ways for you to transfer video and audio files to your Galaxy Tab 4. Here are the top 5 suggestions:

1. Transfer from PC.
2. Transfer from a PC with Samsung Kies.
3. Transfer from a PC with Windows Media Player.
4. Receive via Bluetooth.
5. Receive via Wi-Fi. 

Full steps are here.

So there you have it. Prette simple. Now, you can enjoy and view "Age Of Heroes" DVD movies on Galaxy Tab 4 anytime everywhere for great digital fun.

Additonal Tips:

If your movie isn't already in one of the Galaxy Tab 4 supported formats or it's still on a DVD or a Blu-ray, you can get the Video Converter Ultimate(or the iMedia Converter for Mac) which can help you convert Blu-ray/DVD/ISO/IFO and various formats of 720p/1080p HD videos in MKV, AVI, TiVo, VOB, MPG, MTS, etc. to your Galaxy Tab 4 and other Android/iOS/Windows tablets/phones for smoothly playing.

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Monday, April 21, 2014

Top BD/DVD Ripping & Coping Tool- ByteCopy for Mac Review, Giveaway and Guide

Summary: Patube ByteCopy for Mac surpasses all the other BD/DVD Converting tool on the market. This full fledged multimedia software is fast, reliable, easy to use, and offers a lot more than its name implies. Let's get the full review of this great and a powerful BD/DVD Ripping & Copying Tool on Mac.

ByteCopy for Mac Review:

Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac is a powerful BD/DVD conversion tool which has helped thousands of customers to convert and edit movies from Blu-ray and DVD Discs into playbable video format on Mac. The software comes packed with multi-track feature, which means you can do BD/DVD to MKV/MP4/MOV conversion with retaining multiple audio tracks and multiple subtitles, and then easily select your needed tracks, subtitles, as well as chapters when playback with media players. Good performance, good price and reliable service. Give it a try and you will be in love with it.

ByteCopy for Mac Guide:

To start working with ByteCopy for Mac, you need to click "Load disc" or “Load from folder" to load your Blu-ray/DVD movie files. All titles are checked by default when you load them. Supposing you just want to rip the main movie, you can right click on the file marked with "Main Title" to "Uncheck All", and then tick off "Main Title" only.

Next step is to choose the output format. If you are confused between the different formats, you can click on Devices tab and select your device from there, it will automatically pick an appropriate format for your device and convert the video according to the device only. The supported devices are:
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iPod
  • Apple TV
  • Samsung Galaxy Series
  • PS3
  • PSP
  • Xbox
  • Motorola Droid
  • Motorola Xoom
  • HTC Phones
  • Xperia
  • Nexus
  • Kindle
  • And many more.
P.S. It outputs MKV files for HD Media Players and Mac players

The output MKV files are compatible with almost all popular HD media players and Mac players, including WD TV HD Media Player, Popcorn Hour C-200, Popcorn Hour A-210, Lacie HD Classic Player, Seagate Theatre Plus, Netgear Neo TV 550, XBMC, VLC media player and more. And the audio tracks, subtitles streams, and chapters preserved in the MKV container are available to select at will when playing the MKV back.

You can even manually select a media format, some of the formats supported are: MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, M4V, MP3, FLV and lots of other formats.

The program supports features:

  • 2D and 3D conversion from Blu-ray and DVD discs.
  • Output *.srt subtitles from your Blu-ray and DVD movies. 
  • Work as a video joiner since it can merge all the videos in queue into a single video file.
Before converting or burning the videos, you can even edit them with the inbuilt video editor which lets you perform basic operations on your videos like, trimming, cropping, rotate video, or add effects, watermarks, subtitles etc. This Blu-ray/DVD tool also helps add *.srt, *.ssa, and *.ass subtitles to your BD/DVD movies as hard subtitles.

Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac even comes with multi-track function, you can can directly package Blu-ray and DVD movie into an MKV container without any quality loss with full preservation of all audio tracks, subs streams, chapter markers, and videos and rip BD/DVD Discs to MKV/MP4/MOV with Multi-track foon Mac, and you are free to select all of your needed tracks and subs to be preserved in the output file.

The equivalent Windows version – Pavtube ByteCopy

In a word, Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac is all-in-one Blu-ray and DVD ripper and converter to save with one stop solution to all your BD/DVD conversion, editing and multi-track presevation requirements.

Guide & Tips

How to watch Blu-ray on TV via Tivo device?
Rip Blu-ray to RAID 5 for Streaming through WAN
Convert DVD movies for streaming via home network

Friday, April 18, 2014

2014 Easter Promotion Coupons - Get 40% off on Pavtube Facebook

Description: Pavtube is offering Easter Day Special Discount for everyone who would like to create memories and save special moments by enjoying BD/DVD movies and HD Videos on Easter Day.

Easter Sunday 2014 is April 20 and it would soon arrive. What do people do usually on Easter Day? Many churches hold special services on Easter Sunday, which celebrate the Jesus Christ's resurrection after his crucifixion. Many people also decorate eggs. These can be hard boiled eggs that can be eaten later, but may also be model eggs made of plastic, chocolate, candy or other materials. It is also common to organize Easter egg hunts. Eggs of some form are hidden, supposedly by a rabbit or hare. People, especially children, then search for them. In some areas, Easter egg hunts are a popular way for local businesses to promote themselves or may even be organized by churches.

This year's Easter Day, people could not only keep their tradition to celebrate the Christian belief of Jesus Christ's resurrection from the dead as usual, but also apply for a new way to memorize Jesus's sacrifice by sharing religious movies with friends and family members on mobile devices or streaming to TV via home network.

Pavtube Studio is offering special discount to celebrate this year's Easter Day from April 18 to April 25 (ByteCopy special offer starts on April 21). All Pavtube BD/DVD programs are on sale. The products will enable users to backup, convert, transcode, compress and edit source Blu-ray/DVD movies to a preferred format for your mobile phones, tablets, or smart TV so you would have a chance to experience the Easter Day traditions at home with help of Pavtube.

What can you expect for Pavtube Easter Sunday Special Offer? 

40% Off: Pavtube DVD Ripper for Win/Mac

$21 to get the powerful DVD ripping tool - Pavtube DVD Ripper (Get Mac version) to backup DVD disc, convert DVD folder, and edit DVD IFO/ISO file to virtually any video and audio type for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Samsung, HTC, Acer, ASUS and other devices.

30% Off: Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper for Win/Mac

Only $34.3 for Pavtube's best seller - Blu-ray Ripper (Get Mac version) that rips Blu-ray and DVD to PC, iPad, Android tablets and many more as well as copy the disc content with original BD/DVD structure..

20% Off: Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate/iMedia Converter for Mac

Originally $65 but now on sale in $52 for Video Converter Ultimate (Get Mac version), the all-inclusive multimedia toolbox which integrates all the features of a blu-ray ripper, a dvd ripper and a video converter.

20% Off: Pavtube ByteCopy for Win/Mac

Starts on April 21 and end on April 25, the Easter Sunday offer to get ByteCopy (Get Mac version) with 20% off, an easy-to-use tool of the ability of backing up BD/DVD to multi-track MKV and converting disc content to almost all popular video and audio formats with few clicks.

More information about Pavtube Easter Sunday Deal can be found on Pavtube official Facebook page, and you could read more about Pavtube programs on Pavtube website.


Blu-ray Backup: 1:1 Full Disc Copy on Mac 10.9 Mavericks and Mountain Lion

Summary: Wanna to get a full copy of your Blu-ray on Mac 10.9 Mavericks and Mountain Lion? In this article, we will introduce the fast and easiest way to backup your favorite Blu-ray movie on Mac keeping the original structure without any loss of quality.

Why it is necessary to create backups of your Blu-ray collection on Mac 10.9 Mavericks and Mountain Lion?

Firstly, as we know, Blu-ray Discs are easy to break, but a digital copy is safe and permanent, even if the data get lost, there’re ways to recover.

Secondly coping Blu-ray movies on Mac will protect your BD Discs from scratches – will you still hunt for a movie in hundreds of Blu-rays while you can easily search and play it with a remote control?

Thirdly, ripping Blu-ray solves the problem of BD region code restriction. Commercial Blu-ray Discs could be Region A, B and C, and not a BD player will read full region Blu-ray Discs. Things happen that your BD player refuse to read the BD you BD purchased from oversea market (unauthorized region). After converting Blu-ray to digital copies, the movie clips you get is unprotected HD videos, which are acceptable for all media players as long as the codec is supported.

How to backup Blu-ray movie with 1:1 Full Disc Copy on Mac 10.9 Mavericks and Mountain Lion in 2 step-process
Is it possible to 1:1 backup Blu-ray Disc content to Mac computer in original file structure with all subtitle tracks and audio streams preserved? Of course Yes! For Blu-ray disc coping, Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper for Mac ranks top on the Mac Blu-ray ripping, conversion and backup application list. Having tried DVDFab, Magic DVD Ripper, Copier 2, but all of them can't beat Pavtube. This top Blu-ray Ripper from Pavtube can rolls off Blu-ray/DVD disc protection, supportsloseless 1:1 Blu-ray backup and keeps all the disc titles and chapter structure perfectly.

Easy Guide: Full Disc Copy BD original file structure to BDMV/Video_TS folder with all subs tracks, audio streams and chapter information included with only 2-step process

They provide free trial (no time limitation) before purchase; and you can reach the Windows version here.

Note: Before coping, you need to hook up an external Blu-ray drive with your Mac, and insert your Blu-ray Disc into the drive. Keep your Mac networked to insure the software will handle Blu-ray copy-protections.

Step 1. 
Run Best Blu-ray Ripper for Mac and import disc.

Click “Load files” icon to load disc from ROM, IFO/ISO or folder, or from “File menu > Load from disc”. I also noticed if you have a ISO file to import, it will recognize the ISO file automatically with no need to run virtual driver and mount ISO files firstly. Good design.

Step 2. Make 1:1 Full Disc Copy

Once loaded, click “Browse” to specify where to send the generated files to. When ready, click “Copy the entire disc” icon to start copying your Blu-ray movie to an intact Blu-ray folder

Note: With the trial version, you can make full disc copy of your Blu-ray disc 3 times.

When copying process finished, click "Open output folder" to quick locate generated BD folder. Connect your hard drive to computer and transfer them into it or directly store it on your Mac computer. The final output files have the same structure as that on the original Blu-ray disc.


1. I used another Pavtube program called ByteCopy for Mac to backup my Blu-rays on Mac without quality loss. Meanwhile, several audio tracks and subtitles are preserved so I can switch language when watching movies. You can also have a try!

2. If you only want to copy the intact main movie without any recoding, turn to the guide to learn how to backup Blu-ray disc in M2TS format on Mac OS X.

See also:

Play DVD/Blu-ray on PC With Multiple Audio Tracks/Subtitles
How Do I Play DVD/Blu-ray Discs on Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2? 

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Newly Released iFonebox Help you to Get Your Lost Data

Description: The newly released iFonebox could help Apple device users to recover data like Contacts, SMS Message, Call History, Photos, Notes, etc from iOS devices.

iFonebox, the newly released data recovery software. With the help of this software, Apple device users could recover data from iOS devices due to accidental deletion, dead for jailbreak failure or system update, lost or damage devices, etc. It allows recovering data Contacts, SMS Message, Call History, Photos, Notes and more not only from iTunes backup, but also scanning directly from almost all apple devices.

Supported iOS devices

iPhone 3GS/4/4s/5/5c/5s; iPad 1/2/3/4, iPad Air, iPad mini & iPad mini 2; iPod Touch

Ways of Recovery and Types of Recovery Data

From iTunes backup: Camera Roll, Photo Stream, Message attachment, Voice memos, Contacts, Messages, Call history, Calendar, Notes, Reminder, Safari bookmark
From iOS device: Contacts, Messages, Call History, Notes, Calendar, Reminders and Safari Bookmark

Other Attractive Features:

Preview from the scan result with organized, clear and original quality before recovery.

Selectively recover and save lost or deleted iPhone/iPad/ipod touch files.

Fully Support iOS 7.1 and latest version of iTunes.

Download the trial version of iFonebox for Windows right now to experience this brand-new iOS data recovery tool.

Tip: iFonebox for Mac would be come out in a few days! If you are a Mac user, do not miss this superb iOS data recovery tool!

Click here to get more information about iFonebox:

Monday, April 14, 2014

Convert/Copy your Blu-ray movie to MKV for storing on your Home Entertainment System

Summary: Want to rip and copy large BR selection to access home entertainment system for watching when travelling? Looking for a best Blu-ray to MKV ripping tool? This article will give you the best answer.

Blu-ray disc has been widely applied in a variety of ends. Wanna rip large BR selection so that you can bring them along for my travel and also as part of easy to access home entertainment system? Then the best way to store or backup a disc is to convert/copy your Blu-ray movie to mkv recording. As we know, many players as well as the Home theatre can support mkv video playback which will ensure your wonderful viewing experience.

Yeah, in other hand, how to make it possible to rip blu-ray to mkv? How to keep the best video quality? Don't worry! There are many programs out there that allow you to make copies of your Blu-ray with mkv format and let you watch them the way you want to view them.

After several trials, we recommended this Pavtube ByteCopy- the best BR Ripper which has highly highly evaluation from CNet. I choose it as it's really ease of use with providing clear user manual. It does a great job in quick decrypting the protected Blu-ray and DVD discs to compatible format for playback within a few clicks. Besides, the most important thing is that it can handle the latest Blu-ray/DVD and is capable of backup them to lossless MKV format preserving all the multiple audio and subtitle tracks as well as chapter markers.

Now with it, I can freely watch Blu-ray via home theatre with mkv format and on my portable devices like iPhone, ipad, galaxy tab 3 with MP4 format. It can offers an easy way to view my multimedia blu-ray movies. And here let me show you how to backup Blu-ray to MKV format to access home entertainment system.

You are free to try free trial version (Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac is for Mac users).

1. Import Blu-ray to Pavtube ByteCopy.

Click "Load file" icon on the top left to load the Blu-ray disc.

2. Choose MKV format for watching.

Under "Format" menu, there are lots of video formats. Go to find "Common Video" option and choose "MKV(Matroska) Video (*.mkv)" for Home theatre. If you want to play/stream Blu-ray onto your portable devices, select "H.264 Video(*.mp4)".

Tips: If you want to convert Blu-ray to other video formats or portable devices, just choose the video format you need or select portable devices in the dropdown list.

3. Start conversion.

Click big "Convert" button to start conversion. It won't take much time for conversion and then you will get the converted mkv/mp4 once completed. Hit "Open" button you will go to location of generated files.

Learn more details about how to rip Blu-ray disc to MKV format and then go to fully enjoy your favorite Blu-ray via home entertainment system whenever you wanna.

More features in ByteCopy:

* Full Disc Copy can 1:1 backup the whole Blu-ray/DVD disc with original structure including chapter markers.

* Directly Copy will backup 100% intact Blu-ray main movie with all the multiple tracks excluding menu.

* Contain all the features of Blu-ray Ripper: rip and convert latest Blu-ray/DVD to various video formats for playback or editing, edit the video before conversion including trim, crop, effect, etc, add *sst and *ass subtitle into video part and so on.

Money Saving Software Bundles are coming and it will provide big special sale on much software bundled with ByteCopy, like ByteCopy+Video Converter Ultimate, ByteCopy+DVD Creator, ByteCopy+Video Converter, ByteCopy+MXF MultiMixer, etc. If you have many other videos to deal with, it is the right place for you. Just go to find your favorite.

Read more:

Stream BR Disc movies for watching via local SAN Device
Play ripped Blu-ray MKV files in MPlayer with wanted audio and subtitles track
Watch Blu-ray movies on Samsung Smart TV
How to do Blu-ray playback using Media Player Classic Homecinema

BD Main Movie Backup: Backup rental Blu-ray disc in M2TS format on Mac OS X

Description: The article mainly introduce the easy way to make copies of your rental Blu-ray disc in M2TS format without any quality loss for wathing on computer instead of tv on Mac OS X.

I have a Blu-ray disc, and I wanna rip this disc into m2ts format so that I can watch it on computer, or convert to .ifo to burn to BD. Then is there an easy way to make "time-shifting" copies to watch later after returning a rental disc, or to be able to watch on computer instead of tv?

Searching onlike and seeing many video forum to help me ripping Blu-ray dis on Mac and then I find Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper for Mac, which can help me to backup blu-ray main movie to M2TS file with original quality and no conversion.
I like that this top Mac BD Ripper which can copy ‘movie only’, without previews, warnings, etc. The interface is so straightforward, and easy to understand. Though I am not a video expert, I can perform it well. Not like Aurora which only makes complete disc copy, and makeMKV which I don't know how to find a way to burn my files, Pavtube seems very useable and complete as it is now. It really provides a professional way to backup the intact Blu-ray main movie with amazing speed as well as the best method to rip my Blu-ray onto my iPhone with keepping  the quality of original blu-ray. The windows version is Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper.

Free download the best Blu-ray to M2TS backup program for Mac to backup the intact Blu-ray main movie in M2TS file and install it. Follow the guide below:

Make a copy of Blu-ray main movie to M2TS file without conversion on Mac

Step 1: Select Blu-ray source.

When launch the best Blu-ray to M2TS backup software, click “Load files” button on the top left, you will get three options:

Load the disc: Inserted discs are usually recognized and listed automatically, just select the one you desired.

Load from the folder: When you have copy the content of disc to computer or hard device, use this option to select the folder to import.

Load ISO/IFO: If your blu-ray source is ISO file, use this option to load.

Once imported, you will get a list of titles on the source. The main title with longest duration usually has been selected automatically.

Step 2: Choose Directly Copy for output.

Firstly, go to select the location of output files. Simply click “Browse” button and choose the destination folder.

Secondly, click “Format” menu you will find lots of format options in the dropdown list. Here “Directly Copy” is the best choice for you because it will copy the intact main movie without any recoding. In this way, you will get a lossless m2ts file at amazing conversion speed.

Note: Many other video formats are listed there. You can select different output video formats according to your different requirements. If you want to convert blu-ray to various formats for smartphones or edit software, you are free to choose the one you need.

Step 3: Lossless Backup Blu-ray main movie to M2TS on Mac.

Now it is time to start backing up Blu-ray to M2TS without encoding on Mac by clicking big “Convert” button. Then click “Open” button you will find a quick way to locate the generated files. Once completed, you can get one lossless m2ts file with multiple streams from original Blu-ray.

As the generated M2TS file is intact Backup of Blu-ray main movie, so it will retain all the multiple audio and subtitle tracks and it cannot be selected during conversion.It works easily and at high efficiency. With it Backup intact Blu-ray main movie is no long the complicated thing. Now take time to enjoy it.

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Friday, April 11, 2014

Best video export settings for Blu-Ray using Premiere Pro CS6

In order to make a Blu-ray directly playable and editable in Premiere Pro CS6 program, this guide will show you how to rip convert Blu-ray movies to Premiere fully compatible format.

It's a great fun if you have a pretty large Blu-ray collection for sharing with your friends or familiars. When you have the digital copies of these movies saved on your hard drive or personal server, you may also like to edit Blu-rays in Premiere Pro CS6 on Mac.

Commercial Blu-rays bring extraordinary video quality to us for family watching and sharing for the large amount of content that can be stored. It's a great fun if you have a pretty large Blu-ray collection, or movie collection. However,it comes with the problems that Premiere Pro CS6 can’t directly ingest Blu-ray files. So, how can we rip Blu-ray movies for Premiere CS6 editing? As far as I know, Premiere Pro CS6 is not so that picky on the formats, but it prefers MOV/MPEG-2 format in editing. Is there any quick and easy way to do this? this?
OK, after lots of searching in google, finally a powerful conversion program is founded to be able to ingest Blu-ray to Premiere on Mac, an all-in-one Pavtube BDMagic for Mac program on Mac. This software does a good job in decrypting and transcoding Blu-rays so that you can easily get the files you want, no matter audio/video only, or both. And the lastest version has added 3D profiles in Format menu. (Side-by-Side, Top-Bottom, or Anaglyph 3D in MKV/MP4/MOV/WMV/AVI). So it now support converting 3D to 3D, and you can get your desired 2D/3D Blu-ray video in 3D effect.

Get this Best Mac Blu-ray Ripper for Premiere Pro installed; you can order a license directly or download a trial version for free before purchase.

How to Rip Blu-ray to Premiere Pro CS6 with Best Blu-ray Ripper for Mac?

Step 1. Load your disc.

There is a disc icon on the top left which let you load from disc, folder or ISO/IFO respectively.

Step 2. Choose your Output directory down which is marked as 2.

For editing Blu-ray movies in Premiere CS6, the AIC is preferred. Click "Format" and choose "MOV (AVC)(*.mov)" or "MPEG-2 (*.mpg)" from "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas" option.

PS: It has various profiles and formats so that you can rip blu-ray to various formats according to your needs.

Step 3. Set up frame rate, bitrate and other output settings.

Click Settings, you can find file details including codec, size, bitrate and frame rate. You are able to fix them according to your needs. FYI: the higher bitrate you choose, the better video quality it outputs.

Step 4. Now just press the big circular "Start Conversion" button to convert Blu-ray to MOV/MPEG-2 for Premiere CS6 and let it do its magic. Wait for moments and you will get the fresh hot converted videos for Premiere CS6.


1. Refer to here to learn how to import video files into Premiere Pro.

2. Here are some step-by-step guides of how to import Blu-ray to FCPedit DVD in FCP, rip Blu-ray to iMovie/FCE and convert DVD to multi-track Prores for FCP X on Mac.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Import Blu-ray Movie to Avid Media Composer for Editing

Summary: Want to edit Blu-ray movies in Avid Media Composer (Avid MC)? Simply follow this article to convert and import Blu-ray to your Avid MC on PC and Mac OS X (Mavericks) with DNxHD codec.

"I am busy preparing for the filmfestival recently, and I encounter a problem about ripping a short blu-ray movie to Avid Media Composer(6) for editing, the movie is used to playing at the beginning of the filmfestival, who can giving me some suggestion?"

Although the latest Avid Media Composer added many new features, it still can't support Blu-ray video files. When transferring Blu-ray to Avid MC, you will encounter importing and editing problems from time to time. To add Blu-ray films into Avid MC, the easy workaround is to convert Blu-ray to Avide natively supported DNxHD codec. Let’s find out how to do it here.

To achieve your goal smoothly, you need to download this professional Blu-ray to Avid MC Converter. It is the best program I can recommend for converting Blu-ray to Avid DNxHD codec. With it, you can effortlessly rip Blu-ray movie to Avid Media Composer for further editing on PC and Mac without quality loss. The Mac version is Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper for Mac. Now download this program and follow this guide below to complete your task.

How to rip and convert Blu-ray to DNxHD .mov for Avid Media Composer?

Step 1. First of all, get this Blu-ray to Avid MC Converter installed and insert DVD to PC/Mac. Btw, Mac cannot read Blu-rays directy, if you want to rip Blu-ray, plug-in your external Blu-ray drive to your computer and read Blu-ray there.

Now click the first disc-like icon on the top, click your disc name to load. Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper for Win/Mac will detect the main title automatically, unless you wan to rip the extras, do not touch it.

Step 2. The next step, click "Format" drop-down list and choose "Avid Media Composer>Avid DNxHD 1080p(*.mov)".

Step 3. Now the most important step to get DNxHD file in best quality.

Click the "Settings" icon (next to "Format"), you can free change other settings like frame rate, audio sample rate, channels, etc. The higher bitrate you choose, the larger file size and better video quality will be.

Step 4. Well it's all set now. Back to main UI, hit the big red "Convert" to start ripping Blu-ray to DNxHD MOV in best quality for Avid Media Composer on Mac. Wait for moments, hit "Open output folder" or "Open" to quick find the converted files.

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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

How to rip some of my Blu-ray musicals for watching on Apple TV/iPad

iPad and Apple TV can not play Blu-ray movies directly. To solve this issue, you need to convert a Blu-ray into an ATV/iPad-compatible file first and then airplay the files for playback. Luckily, we are here to provide you the way to fix it. Let's learn it now!

I have a large Blu-ray collection, and I like to rip some of my bluray musicals so I can watch in Apple TV/iPad . After doing some research the web for top blu-ray ripper, I find Pavtube BDMagic which is recommend by many online reviews. So I tried it and I have successfully ripped to mpeg-4 mp4 format to watch on my iPad and Apple TV. With it, I can rip most blu ray disc without additional software and it can also convert my blu-ray to iPhone iPad Dell tablet playable format with high quality and fast speed.

The equivalent Mac version is Pavtube BDMagic for Mac. Just download it now and follow the step-by-step guide below to copy Blu-ray movies to iPad and Apple TV for smoothly playing.

(Note: Please read Top 5 Blu-ray Ripper Reviews.)

The Steps:

The quick start guide below uses the Blu-ray Ripper screenshots. The way to ripping Blu-rays to iPad/ATV on Mavericks (10.9 included) is almost the same. Just make sure you get the right version according to your computer operating system.

Step 1: Click "Load file" button to import your Blu-ray movies to the nice Blu-ray to Apple Converter.

P.S. Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper can do with all kindes of Blu-ray sources: protected and unprotected Blu-ray Disc, Blu-ray folder, Blu-ray ISO and IFO file.

Step 2: Press the "Format" button, and go to "Apple TV" options to find "Apple TV H.264 (*.m4v)". This format is best for playing on Apple TV.

Or you can select iPad > iPad HD Video(*.mp4) as the export format. The output videos could fit all iPad models with excellent quality. As you see, you can also select the optimized preset for your iPad model.

Tips 1: You can freely select the subtitles for your movies as you like from the Subtitles option.

Tips 2: You may also click "Settings" to set the Video/Audio Parameters like Size (resolution), bitrate, frame rate, etc to for iPad Mini according your own will. Remember the file size and video quality is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss.

Step 3: After everything is OK, click the big "Convert" button to start ripping Blu-rays to iPad/Apple TV MP4 videos.

Once the conversion completes, you can click "Open" to find the .m4v or mp4 videos which can be directly imported to your iPad and Apple TV. You can also airplay the video from Apple TV to other IOS devices via airplay.

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Sunday, April 6, 2014

Rip DVD to Samsung Galaxy Tablet: Enjoy DVD Movies with Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition on the Go

This DVD to Galaxy converter helps you transfer DVD movies to MPEG-4/H.264 MP4 format with best quality, so that you can watch DVD on Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition without DVD drive.

The new Samsung 10.1 2014 tablet was released, and its specs caught my attention. The 32 Gigabyte WiFi edition Android 4.3 Jelly Bean tablet not only had a 2,560 x 1,600 pixel display resolution at a 298 PPI density (compared to iPad Air's Retina at the smaller 2,048 x 1536 and lesser 264 PPI density), but also it had handwriting recognition, expandable storage, video was 1080p (vs the iPad’s 720p), a slightly larger screen, the ability to run multiple apps at the same time in split-screen, and a host of other features.

The Samsung Galaxy 10.1 2014 Edition is The Best Tablet I've Ever Owned, but as we know, it is still not come with DVD-ROM for watching my favourite DVD movie. So I think it's necessary to share the article below to walk through the quick way to transfer DVD to Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition for playback.

If you want to play DVD movies on Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition, you need to convert DVD to Galaxy Tablet accepted videos on computer as your first move. After many trials, we select this Pavtube DVDAid for that it's capable of removing DVD protection quickly (a few minutes during the importing) and smoothly converting DVD to MP4 which is preferred by Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition without any quality and sync issues. The Mac version is Pavtube DVDAid for Mac.

The following is a step-by-step way for you to know how to convert DVD to Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition with DVD to Galaxy Converter. Download the software in your computer. And then install and run it. Everything is ready..

Step by step Instruction on How to rip DVD to Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition

Note: The ways to convert DVD to Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition on Mac and Windows are the same. This below guide uses the Windows version screenshots. Just make sure you downloaded the right version.

Step 1: Import DVD Movies

Run Pavtube DVDAid, import the DVD disk you want to convert, you can also load DVD folder or DVD ISO image in the main interface.

Step 2: Choose output format

Click “Format” bar, you can easily find the optimized videos for the Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition under ” Samsung > Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000(*.mp4) “. The preset is specially designed for Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition perfectly. If you like, you can also click the “Settings” button to change the video resolution, encoder, frame rate, etc.

Step 3: Profile Settings

For watching videos on Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition, 720p with 2000~2500kbps is just all right. I found bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.


1.If you want to make 1:1 copy of original DVD disc without quality loss with all audio streams, subtitle tracks, extras, etc, you can click the "Copy the entire disc" icon to meet your needs.

2. If you have Nvidia CUDA/ATI AMD ready graphics card, you can have GPU encoding. Check the status of the CUDA/AMD button on the main interface and you'll learn if CUDA/AMD encoding is in use.

Step 4: Start Conversion

After all those steps, click the "Convert" button to manage the conversion process from DVD to Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition.

After the ripping process finished, you can find the output video in the destination folder. Move it to your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition.

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Tuesday, April 1, 2014

How to backup your DVD disc collections to home server for playback

Description: A simplest DVD to MP4 ripping tutorial; you can easily backup DVD collections and convert them to best MP4 file for sharing to home media server with this Pavtube DVD Ripper.

"I own a large DVD collection. The movies are watched almost every day by a member of the family. Will it be possible to digitize these DVD discs and play on a laptop hooked to a TV or out side in the home theater? Really worry about disc scratch and damage…"

Many people prefer to build a home media server to store all your photos, movies and more in a central location. Usually it integrates with all your family's home computer; everyone in your family can access shared folders of photo albums, music and movies from any device in your home network.


How to backup your DVD disc collections to home server for playback? Well, first of all you need to roll off the disc protection, and then convert them to more common video formats like MP4 which is compatible with most devices, like computer, smartphone, tablet, TV, console, etc.

Hereby you need a DVD ripping software.

Among many tools in various brands, Pavtube DVD Ripper is definitely hands down better in ease of use, ripping speed and quality of video output. It simply break your disc protection in background which you don't need to operate manually; just set the target format and you get the best videos.

Tips: Got the Mac version for you – Pavtube DVD Ripper for Mac

Download a free trial of this user-friendly Pavtube DVD Ripper and let's start this super-easy workflow.

Tutorial: How to backup DVD to home media server

Step 1. Insert your DVD and launch Pavtube DVD Ripper.

Insert your disc to computer, launch Pavtube DVD Ripper and click the disc-like icon on the top, click disc name to load your movie.

Notice the "Subtitles" and "Audio" options above format list? You can choose one subtitle or language and build them into target video. Anyway, if you want to obtain multiple audio tracks or subtitles, try this Pavtube ByteCopy.

Step 2. Choose "H.264 MP4" format.

Click "Format" drop-down list, choose "HD Video>H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)" as below:

H.264 MP4 is well compatible with main stream devices like PC/Mac, IOS/Android/Windows smartphone&tablet, etc.

(Optional): adjust target file specs.

If you are not satisfied with the default file specs, hit the "Settings" icon (besides "Format") and free change video size, bitrate, frame rate, and audio sample rate, etc.

Step 3. Conversion.

Hit the big red "Convert" in right bottom corner to start ripping DVD to MP4 format directly. Wait for a while when it's ripping; after it completed, hit "Open" or "Open output folder" to quick locate generate MP4 files.

Now just stream them to your home media server and share with family members!

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Mac solution: Get Blu-ray movies to Apple TV 3 for wathing

This article shows you the complete guide and easy solution to convert and import Blu-ray movies to Apple TV 3 or future Apple TV 4 on your Mac (including  Mavericks 10.9 and  Yosemite 10.10). 

Hello. I am in the process of purchasing a Blu Ray drive to use with my desktop Mac and will be purchasing a software program for converting my Blu Rays . I wish to play them on my Apple TV3 and the future AppleTV4. Will these blu rays be stored in the Home Video of ITunes ? Also when do I need to have external hard drive storage for my collections.? I have a 10.10 Yosemite 27" IMac. Thanks and looking forward to getting started.


Then how to get these blu-ray collection onto Apple TV 3 for watching as the above user asked?

As you know, Blu-ray disc or even the decrypted Blu-ray rips can’t be supported by Apple TV 3. The best solution is to rip and convert Blu-ray to iTunes compatible format then sync to ATV 3 for playback without any limit. Follow the guide below rip Blu-rays to Full HD 1080p MP4 files for viewing on Apple TV 3 on Mac.

System Requirements for ripping Blu-ray to iTunes and streaming to Apple TV on Mac

* Mac OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10

* Compatible Blu-ray Disc Drive

* Pavtube BDMagic for Mac

* 2.4 Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo or faster processor

* At least 2 GB of RAM

* iTunes 10.6 or later

* A video driver that supports HDCP for Windows PC

* A display that supports HDCP with a screen resolution of 1280 x 800 or higher

* Apple TV 3rd generation

Step-by-step guide for ripping Blu-ray movies for Apple TV 3 on Mac

1. Make sure your Blu-ray Disc drive is well connected with computer, and put a source Blu-ray Disc to the BD drive. Mac is lacking of Blu-ray support and you need to add an external BD drive that is compatible with Mac.

2. Have Blu-ray Ripper installed on your computer. And free download Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper for Mac.

If you are windows users, read my old post how to rip Blu-ray to Apple TV.

3. Run the Mac Blu-ray to Apple TV 3 Converter. Press "Load Disc" icon to import Blu-ray movie. The software requires network connection to decrypt Blu-ray so keep your network wired.

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4. Select main movie from file list, and set subtitles and audio language for export.

5. Set iTunes/Apple TV 3 compatible format from the drop-down list of "Format".  To export a Apple TV 3 1080p video with ac3 5.1 pass-through for AV receiver decoding, "Apple TV 3 Dolby Digital Pass-through (*.m4v)" preset is highly recommended.

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6. Press "Convert" to get Blu-ray Ripper start compressing Blu-ray to Apple TV 3 friendly videos.

7. When conversion completes, press "Open" to find compressed .m4v movie and add it to iTunes movie store. Open up iTunes and follow "File>> Add file to Library…" to sync ripped Blu-ray movie to iTunes for video streaming to ATV. Now you can enjoy the Blu-ray movie with iTunes freely and stream the Blu-ray movie to Apple TV 3.

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