How to Rip DVD to Digital Videos for DLNA Streaming?

Q: “I am looking to get rid of all of the physical copies of my DVDs. I want to start ripping them to my hard drive and I would like to view them via DLNA when needed. Thoughts or recommendations on the best way to achieve this? “

DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) takes more and more importance on our lives, videos, photos, music and important files can be streaming to HDTV, portable device, PC or Mac via DLNA conveniently. So, for DVD collectors, it’s wise of you to rip your DVD to use over DLNA, if you don’t know how to do just keep on reading this tutorial.

Supported File Formats for DLNA Streaming


In order to rip DVD to DLNA supported video formats above, a professional DVD ripper is needed. Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Windows / Mac works as good as Swiss army knife. With it’s assistant you can rip any (protected) DVD to DLNA supported digital videos like MPEG-2, MPEG-4, WMV, ASF, ect in fast speed and excellent quality. In addition, it has customized settings for nearly 150+devices such as iPhone, iPad, Android Phone or tablet, TVs, Xbox, PS3/PS4 and more.

Free download DVD to DLNA converter

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Guide: Rip DVD to DLNA supported videos for streaming with ease

Windows Version Brorsoft DVD Ripper taken as example, Mac Version share the same steps, just keep in mind you have download the right version, Windows platform .exe files cannot be installed on macOS – and vice versa.

Step 1. Load DVD movies

Install and run the DVD converter, click the “Load Disc” button to load your DVD movies to the program.


Step 2. Choose output format

Click Format bar and choose a DLNA supported video format. MPEG-4, MPEG-2, WMV from “Common Video”.

Or you can choose other formats according to your devices.


Tip: If you like, click Settings button to adjust video/audio parameters. As for DLNA streaming, select a proper bitrate and resolution based on your WLAN bandwidth.

Step 3. Start to Rip DVD for DLNA Streaming

Finally, click “Convert” button to rip DVD to DLNA supported videos

When the conversion is over, click “open” to locate the ripped DVD movies, then stream and play ripped DVD movies on any DLNA supported media device without hassle.

You may be interested in this program:

Video Ultimate Windows | Mac

Do it all – Convert, Edit Video and Rip, Backup Blu-ray and DVD movies, 250+ formats, Ultra-Fast encoding speed, ZERO quality loss!

And you can also use Video ultimate to convert videos, Blu-ray/DVD or ISO files to MP4 videos for DLNA Streaming with ease.

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