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How to play DVD folder with media player classic?

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How to play DVD folder on hard drive with Media Player Classic?

Media Player Classic (MPC) is a compact media player for Microsoft Windows. The application mimics the look and feel of the old, light-weight Windows Media Player 6.4 but integrates most options and features found in modern media players. It and its heirs are standard media players in the K-Lite Codec Pack and the Combined Community Codec Pack. Media Player Classic was originally created and maintained by a programmer named "Gabest". It was developed as a closed-source application, but later relicensed as free software under the terms of the GNU General Public License. MPC is hosted under the guliverkli project at SourceForge.net. The project itself is something of an umbrella organization for works by Gabest. It can be downloaded from Free-Codecs.com.

Media Player Classic supports dozens of video formats — MPEG, MPG, MP2, VOB, ASX, ASF, WM, WMV, AVI, D2V, MP4, SWF, MOV, QT, FLV, MKV, except M4V videos. To make it possible to play iTunes M4V videos on Media Player Classic, you need a powerful and professional DRM removal tool. NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus (For Winodws / For Mac)  is second to none to help you fulfill this purpose. It  adopts an innovative DRM decrypting technique which makes it possible to unlock iTunes DRM rented and purchased videos with lossless video and audio quality at 20X faster speed. Want to now more? Please visit: How to Play iTunes M4V Videos on Media Player Classic.

After copying DVD to hard drive as DVD folder with DVDSmith Movie Backup, you can use Media Player Classic to play the DVD folder without any DVD player. The video quality is just as the same as playing on DVD Player. Follow the steps below and you can enjoy DVD folder on hard drive.

1. Open Media Player Classic.

Media Player Classic can play DVD folder on hard drive. It's a free media player.

2. Click Menu "File --> Open File".

Open DVD folder on hard drive with Media Player Classic. DVD folder is copied from DVD to hard drive by DVDSmith Movie Backup.

3. Click "Browse" button.

Browse DVD folder on hard drive.

4. Open the DVD folder on hard drive and select "Video_TS.ifo" File. Other IFO files will work but in order to play the entire DVD you must select this file and click Open.

Media Player Classic can play DVD folder on hard drive by opening the Video_TS.ifo file.

5. Once the Video_TS.ifo file is selected, Click OK button.

Play DVD folder on hard drive by opening the Video_TS.ifo file.

6. Media Player Classic will start to play the DVD folder on hard drive. Enjoy the DVD movie now!

 

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