Watch DVD Movies on LG TV via Seagate Wireless Plus & Plex (without DVD Player)
I have tons of DVD discs that I want to play on my LG TV via Seagate Wireless Plus & Plex though network on the fly. And I don’t want to use the PC as a media player. I have Plex installed on my LG TV and I like to stream all my media files to my TV via Seagate Wireless Plus(NAS), is there a way to decode these files and play them straight on my TV via Plex?
What format should be choosed?
To watch DVD movies on on LG TV via Seagate Wireless Plus & Plex without DVD Player, you need to rip or copy the DVD movies to digital format so that you can transfer the movie contents to Seagate Wireless Plus, and then the Plex and LG TV can read the files. To put it simply, you just need to rip the DVD movie contents to all the devices (LG TV, Seagate Wireless Plus and Plex) recongnized files.
In fact, Seagate Wireless Plus plays as a storage, it compatible with any files. From Plex Supported & Unsupported Media Formats and LG TV supported media format given below, we know that *.mp4 should be the best choice.
LG TV Supported & Unsupported Media Format
How to rip DVD for watching on LG TV via Seagate Wireless Plus & Plex
Here, you can get the job easily done with our highly recommended application Brorsoft DVD Ripper or Blu-ray Ripper, which helps to rip DVD to LG TV/Plex app best compatible *.mp4 container with H.264 video encoding and AAC container with aac audio encoding.
If the output video does not fit with your LG TV display aspect ratio, you can adjust the output aspect ratio with our program's built-in aspect ratio settings function. If there are black edges around the video due to incompatible aspect ratio settings(Keep Right Aspect Ratio for 16:9 and 4:3 Display), you can remove the black bars with the program's "Crop" function.
|Note: Blu-ray Ripper can not only Rip Blu-ray(remove Blu-ray copy protection), but also rip DVD well, just like the Blu-ray Player can play the DVD disc well. If you also want to watch Blu-ray on LG TV via Seagate Wireless Plus & Plex without DVD Player, there is no harm in trying Blu-ray Ripper.
No matter DVD Ripper or Blu-ray Ripper, has decent decrypting capability (removing Disney X-project DRM, Analog Protection, CSS, Sony ArccOS, CSS, UOPs and DVD region codes), high quality video output(up to 4K resolution), considerate backup solution(full copy or main movie only) and specific format templates for versatile PMP devices (iPad, iPhone, Apple TV, Xbox, Android tablets and phones, etc).
==>Guide: Rip DVD for watching on LG TV via Seagate Wireless Plus & Plex
Download and install Brorsoft DVD Ripper or Blu-ray Ripper on your Windows (10) PC. Follow the tutorial to rip DVD for watching on LG TV via Seagate Wireless Plus & Plex step-by-step. For Mac users, please switch to Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Mac or Blu-ray Ripper for Mac (compatible with macOS Sierra, turn to best DVD Ripper for macOS Sierra). Here we take Windows version DVD Ripper screenshot as example, both Mac version and Blu-ray Ripper has almost the same steps.
Step 1: Import DVD movie
Click the button like a disc to add DVD to the program. You can tick the box in front of the file you want to rip. If necessary, you can double click the each file to have a preview.
Step 2: Choose the optimized format
Click Format bar to select a proper format like H.264 MP4 from Common Video profile, which is considerate as best compatible with LG TV/Plex app.
Tip: Click the "Settings" button and customize proper video/audio parameters if necessary. Video size, bitrate and fame rate are flexible and can be adjusted as you like.
Step 3. Start conversion
Click the Convert button at the bottom-right corner of the interface to convert the DVD video file to your LG TV.
After conversion, you can transfer all the output files to Seagate Wireless Plus and then stream them to your LG TV for watching without DVD Player.