Monday, May 16, 2016

Rip Blu-ray to Open Hour in MKV with Forced Subtitle

Who eats the largest market share in the class of TV Box, Apple TV, SHIELD Android TV Box or Boxee? I think it should be Open Hour Chameleon. It should be a media player but more a TV Box. It supports BD ISO so you can play ISO image on it. But if you want to play Blu-ray on Open Hour with forced subtitle, you can’t rip Blu-ray to ISO but have to decrypt Blu-ray to MKV as Open Hour supports to play MKV files with forced subtitle only. 

What is forced subtitle? 

Subtitles are textual versions of the dialog in films and television programs, usually displayed at the bottom of the screen. Subtitles are common on DVD and Blu-ray movies. The most common type of subtitle is narrative subtitle, in which spoken dialogue is displayed. Comparing with narrative subtitle, forced subtitle is not so common. 

How to rip Blu-ray to MKV for Open our wit forced subtitle? 

Here Pavtube ByteCopy for Windows/Mac is an easy-to-use yet professional Blu-ray ripping tool, to achieve your goal simply. It can allow users to create videos only with forced subtitles when ripping Blu-ray to MKV, AVI, MP4, MOV, M4V, WMV, etc, as you like. What's more, it supports a variety of multimedia devices including iPad Air, iPhone 5S, Kindle File HDX, etc. Now download it and start the Blu-ray conversion with forced subtitles only. 

It even allows for multiple subtitles and forced subtitles when enveloping a whole movie to MKV container. Besides Open Hour, both VLC player and XBMC show subtitles when playing the MKVs on PC. 

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Step 1: Load Blu-ray 

Click “Load files” icon to load Blu-ray Disc from BD-ROM, or BD ISO, BDMV from hard drive. Make sure your Internet connection is OK during this progress. 


Step 2. Choose showing forced subtitle 

Specify English in “Subtitle” pull-down list, and then check “forced subtitles” before converting. When “forced subtitles” is checked, the subtitles appear on the screen only when foreign languages (i.e. Francais) other than English are spoken. 


Step 3. Select output format 

Tap Format bar and choose Open Hour supported format. Open Hour supports MP4, MKV, AVI, WMV, MOV, etc. So you can find the right format from “Common Video” and “HD Video”. If you need MKV, you can choose lossless MKV to keep all the chapter markers. 


Step 4. Rip Blu-ray to Open Hour MKV files with forced subtitle 

Click the convert button and start converting Blu-ray to MKV with forced subtitles. Once the conversion finished, you can get the ripped MKV video with the forced subtitles as you wanted. 

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