Q: “Hi, I have collected some Blu-ray discs and I want to upload movies from Blu-rays to Google Drive, so that I can access them anywhere, anytime. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance!”
Google Drive is a reliable place to store all your videos, photos, music and important documents (15GB storage space is free ), you have access to them on your smartphone, tablet, or computer anywhere anytime. If you decide to store all your Blu-ray movies to Google Drive, you’re in the right place. This tutorial will quickly walk you through uploading Blu-ray movies to Google Drive for Streaming.
Before going any further, we’d better get well known of which formats are supported by Google Drive and work well on devices. Details as below:
- WebM files (Vp8 video codec; Vorbis Audio codec)
- MPEG-4, 3GPP, and MOV files (H.264 and MPEG4 video codecs; AAC audio codec)
- AVI (MJPEG video codec; PCM audio)
- MPEG PS (MPEG2 video codec; MP2 audio)
- FLV (Adobe – FLV1 video codec, MP3 audio)
In order to upload and store Blu-ray movies to Google Drive, you’d better rip and convert Blu-rays to Google Drive compatible formats as above via a third party Blu-ray ripper. The process is relatively easy with the help of Brorsoft Blu-ray ripper, which in not only good at ripping any (protected) Blu-rays to Google Drive supported file formats in fast speed while keep its original video quality, but also provides 250+ popular video/audio formats for playing on iPhone, iPad, Android phone and tablet, PS3/PS4, Xbox, etc. For Mac users, please turn to Brorsoft Blu-ray ripper for Mac.
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Guide: Convert Blu-rays to WebM, MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV formats for Uploading to Google Drive
Windows Version Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper taken as example, Mac 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 Blu-ray Movies
Install and launch the best Blu-ray to Google Drive Converter, click “Load disc” button to load your Blu-ray movies to this program.
Tip: You can select the subtitles and audio track as you like. On the right windows, you can preview your files and take snapshots of your favorite movie scenes.
Step 2. Select output format
Go to Format bar and choose WebM, MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV formats from Common Video or HD Video category for Google Drive.
Tip: Click the “Settings” icon, you can adjust codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel for your output videos.
Step 3. Start Ripping Blu-rays for Google Drive
With all settings, click Convert button to rip and convert Blu-rays to Google Drive supported WebM, MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV formats.
Once finished, hit the “Open output folder” on the main interface to get the converted Blu-ray files.
Then, upload and store the converted Blu-ray movies on Google Drive for streaming with the 2 ways offered below:
Option one: Drag and drop:
If you’re using the latest version of Chrome or Firefox, you can drag a folder from your desktop into Google Drive. You can also drag files directly into folders or sub folders.
Option two: Upload files using Google Drive
1. Go to drive.google.com.
2. On the left, click “New”.
3. Select “File upload”.
4. Select file you want to upload from. To select multiple files, press “Ctrl (PC)” or “Command (Mac)” and click all the files to upload.
5. You’ll see a box that shows the progress of your file upload. To open the file, click the file name. To close the box, click the “X”.
If you not only want to rip Blu-rays, but also intent do rip DVDs or convert HD Videos such as 4K XAVC/XAVC-S, MXF, M4V for Google Drive, Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice.