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How to Rip DVD Movie to Video for Roku 3?

Play DVD Movie on TV with Roku 3

How does the new Roku 3 get more people to purchase it when everything has already been streamed from Netflix? More than 1,000 channels sources, like Netfilx, Amazon Instant, HBO Go, Hulu Plus, Pandora, YouTube; cross-platform search to find content with a title or key world; built-in headphone jack, letting you listen without disturbing others; lightning-fast navigation and onscreen interface competitive with alternative Chromecast and Apple TV streamers; and speedy processor to make streaming more quick and responsive.

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But there is one more thing you need to know: Roku 3 features a USB Media Player Channel to let you stream local video collection to HDTV. How about DVD movies and iTunes M4V videos? What video formats supported by Roku streaming box are only some common ones of H.264 MPEG-4, such as .mp4. Obviously, all DVD movies and iTunes M4V videos do not conform it. In other word, ripping DVD movies or convering iTunes M4V videos to video in .mp4 format should be a priority for streaming it to TV with Roku 3. Any DVD Cloner Platinum will rip any movie DVD to conventional and unprotected video file to let you stream for Roku 3 USB channel. While Noteburner M4V Converter Plus (For Winodws / For Mac) will remove DRM from iTunes rentals and purchases and convert iTunes M4V videos to DRM-free video formats supported by Roku 3. To get detailed tutorial, please visit: How to Effortlessly Stream and Play DRM-ed iTunes Movie on Roku.

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How to Rip DVD Movies to Video for Roku 3 USB Channel?

Step 1: Launch DVD to Roku 3 Ripper and Insert Movie DVD

Start the DVD to Roku 3 Ripper software on your Windows 8, 7, Vista or XP, and insert a movie DVD disc that you want to stream to HDTV with Roku 3 box into DVD driver. The complete file title would be recognized immediately.

Tips: For Mac OS users, try DVD to Video Ripper for Mac here.

Step 2: Choose Output Format for Roku 3(".mp4")

Move to "DVD Ripper" on the left panel, click "Normal" rip mode and choose "MP4" in "Output Format" drop-down list.

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Step 3: Set Storage Path in "Target" Option

Choose an available folder in "Target" to locate output .mp4 video file. Please note that do not choose "DVD Folder" lest converting DVD movie to DVD folder instead of video.

Set storage path for output video

Step 4: Customize Video Chapter and Start DVD to Roku 3 Conversion

"Tilte Start/End Setting" option enables you to rip several special chapters of original DVD movies to video.
If you wanna enjoy whole content of DVD, just bypass it and click "Start" button directly and get the output video in destination folder after finishing the conversion.

Stream Local Video to HDTV with Roku 3 USB Channel

1. Transfer the output .mp4 video to a USB file or SD card and attach it to Roku box;

2. Make sure the USB Media Player Channel has been installed from Roku Store and find the movie in this channel to stream(Tips: In a folder with both video files and subfolders, the video files are shown at the top of the screen and the subfolders at the bottom of the screen).


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