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Best Workaround for Blu-ray Region Codes - Remove Solutions

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Question: Blu-ray region codes, is there a work around?
I live in the US and there are a few dvds i'd like to get from other regions (regions A, B, C) that aren't available here. I know if i use the media player that came on my computer (i'm using a Asus ZenPad 3s btw) i can only change it so many times before it's stuck like that. I've heard that with VLC it will play all the regions, does this work? I've never tested it out as i don't have the discs yet, or know anyone that has. If it doesn't work is there any alternatives i can do?

Source From: Bypassing Current Blu-ray Region Codes for Playing

Best Answer:

VLC does not yet support Blu-ray menus so you must manually select title to play. Not all Blu-ray movies are supported in the above free method, and VLC doesn't claim it would be work well with the latest macOS Sierra. If VLC still can’t help you play Blu-ray disc movie, or not work smoothly on macOS Sierra, you could purchase a Blu-ray Player(a…

Best Practice for Ripping DVDs to Plex Media Server

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[Question] Best practice for ripping owned DVDs to Plex Media Server???

"Thinking about ripping my DVD collection to my plex media server (so I can take my DVDs to storage and free up some space in my living room.

Wondering what the best practice/software/settings are. Most info I find is from 2016 or older.

Running from a dedicated HTPC/Windows10 Machine."



There’s all kinds of different software out there (some free, some not) with a variety of different options. It seems a bit overwhelming. Is there a good piece of software that you can pick up is that:Brorsoft DVD Ripper. With it, you can easily convert the commercial DVD movies to Plex compatible video formats or almost all regular video formats like MP4, MOV, MKV, FLV, WMV, AVI, etc. and even extract MP3, WMA, FLAC, OGG, etc. audio with high quality and fast speed.

If you're using a Mac, please turn to DVD Ripper for Mac, which enables you to convert DVD to Plex Media Server on Mac OS X (macOS Sierra included).

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