While the number of pixels of DVD is about 350,000 pixels, there is a difference of about 2.07 million pixels in Blu-ray, and it is possible to see the image three-dimensionally and clearly. Those who are looking for the realism created by the best sound system and high quality images of a movie theater want to enjoy the images on Blu-ray rather than DVD.
Blu-ray now occupies more than 60% of the market. However, since Blu-ray is vulnerable to scratches, the life of the Blu-ray may be shortened just by putting it in a non-woven fabric case, and even a slight scratch on the disc surface may make it unreadable. To prevent the above, we recommend copying your important Blu-ray movie.
Preparation before copying Blu-ray Discs
To make a BD copy on a Windows computer, you will need the following items.
- PC connected to the internet
- Blu-ray compatible drive
- Blu-ray copy software
For Blu-ray compatible drives, if they are built into a computer, they are marked as follows. If your PC’s built-in drive doesn’t support Blu-ray, you can buy an external Blu-ray hard disk for writing.
As for Blu-ray copy software, most commercial Blu-ray discs have Blu-ray copy guard, so it is essential to have Blu-ray copy software that can remove the Blu-ray copy guard.
Here, we recommend the soft DVDFab Passkey for Blu-ray that meets the following three conditions.
- Powerful ripping of movie BD
- (Can be copied from 2-layer BD to 1-layer BD
- Can be used for free
How to use DVDFab Passkey for Blu-ray to copy Blu-ray Discs
DVDFab Passkey for Blu-ray is a Windows-based Blu-ray Decrypter that allows you to remove the AACS, BD +, region code, BD-Live, UOPs, MKB V18 and latest MKB V19 copyguards that come with commercial and rental Blu-rays. increase.
The ripped files are compatible with many software such as DVDFab Blu-ray Copy, DVDFab Blu-ray Ripper, PowerDVD, TotalMedia theatra 3, WinDVD, ImgBurn, Nero Recode and more.
Required operating environment:
★ Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8/7 / Vista (32/64 bit)
★ Core 2 Quad and above
★ 2 GB RAM
★ 100GB free hard disk
★ NVidia GeForce GTX 260 and above
★ Blu-ray drive
★ Internet connection (only a little network traffic is used)
Below are the steps to rip Blu-ray with Passkey.
Step 1: Install
Download and install the latest version of DVDFab Passkey for Blu-ray the official website.
* Supported OS：Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8/7 (32/64 bit)
If Passkey cannot be installed successfully, please do the following:
Please uninstall the passkey software first. Please uninstall it using the “Add / Remove Programs” function in “Control Panel”. Open My Computer, open the installation location of c: \ Program Files or passkey, and check it. If you cannot remove it completely, you must remove it manually. Then restart your computer.
And download the latest version from the download destination:
Step 2: Remove copy guard
Start DVDFab Passkey and authenticate with the email address and password registered as a member on the next welcome screen. Then click the “Launch DVDFab Passkey” button and the DVDFab Passkey will be minimized to the system tray.
Insert the Blu-ray movie disc into the Blu-ray drive and specify the region code of the Blu-ray disc (you can find it on the back of the Blu-ray case).
From here Passkey automatically removes the copy protection of the disc. You can see the progress from the following process bar.
After a few seconds, the copyguard (other than Cinavia) and region code restrictions will be lifted. You can check detailed information such as drive information, deleted copyguard type, etc. from the Passkey Settings / Information window.
Step 3: Play unlimited Blu-ray disc
After going through the decryption process, you can get the disc without copy protection and play it freely with Blu-ray playback software-PlayerFab Ultra HD Player.
Step 4: Rip to hard drive
Passkey can easily and quickly rip Blu-ray to folders or ISO image files and save it to your hard drive. You can create a 1: 1 backup with just a few clicks without compression.
Tip: Make sure you have enough free space on your destination, at least 50 GB of space. If you rip a BD 50 Blu-ray movie and there is about 30 GB of free space left, you will see a pop-up message requesting a change to another hard drive as a target point.
Set the destination to save the output file on the target and press the “Rip” button.
After the ripping process is over, you can play the largest .m2ts file on VLC or MPC-HC according to the BDMV / STREAMS directory. If you have previously set the target to D: \, go to D: \ DVDFab \ AUSTRALIA \ BDMV \ STREAM to play the .m2ts file.
After ripping the Blu-ray to an ISO image file, you can download and install the DVDFab virtual drive, mount the ISO file and play it with playback software like PlayerFab,PowerDVD, VLC, MPC-HC and so on.