How to Play BDMV Files on Mac with ease?

Most of users have problems when playing BDMV files on Mac directly, so I decide to write this tutorial to help you solve this question in two positive solutions.

Solution One: Play BDMV Files on Mac With VLC

Q: “I have a Blu-Ray folder and I’ve tried opening the BDMV file in it with VLC but it doesn’t open it properly, displaying a menu and all that Jazz. Instead, it seems it just parses that file to play everything inside it willy nilly, choking on JAR files and other stuff.”

The BDMV files are not the Blu-ray first-level directory, if you want to play a Blu-ray movie with VLC on Mac for free, you need to use the “open BDMV folder” function in the open panel, and you need to choose the upper folder which contains the BDMV folder (with VLC 2.1.3). If you can still can’t handle solution one for free and don’t figure out the reasons, just turn to solution two, an easy and all-in-one way.

Solution Two: Convert BDMV Files on Mac for playback

Due to copyright management, most of the commercial Blu-ray discs are copy-protected, so are the BDMV files. You’d better remove BDMV files protection and Convert BDMV files on Mac for Editing, Playing and Sharing with ease.

To finish the task, a professional Video convert is needed. Brorsoft iMedia Converter for Mac works as good as handy swill knife. With it, you can remove BDMV protection and convert BDMV files to MOV/MKV/MP4/AVI/FLV, etc. video files for Playback on Mac in fast speed and high quality.What’s more, with the best BDMV converter, you can also personalize video according to your desire with the classic editing feature. For equivalent Window Version, please turn to Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate.

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Step 1. Import BDMV Files

Install and launch the best BDMV converter on Mac. Click “Add files” to load the BDMV files to the program.


Step 2. Select output format

Click the Format bar and turn to Common Video, then pick up one proper format i.g. MOV for Mac.

Or you can choose others according to your device.


Tip: If you like, modify profile settings such as video size, bitrate, frame rate, etc to get optimized video and audio playback.

Step 3. Start to convert BDMV files on Mac

After all settings, hit the “Convert” button to start encoding BDMV to MOV format on Mac.

Once the conversion is finished, open output folder to locate the converted file.

Then you are able to play the converted BDMV files on Mac ( Sierra included) via QuickTime smoothly.

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