Friday, December 15, 2017

Store DVD Movies on Synology DS218j

Highlights of Synology DS218j

- A versatile entry-level 2-bay NAS for home and personal cloud storage
- Over 113 MB/s reading, 112 MB/s writing
- Dual-core CPU with hardware encryption engine
- Everywhere access with iOS/Android/Windows ready mobile apps
- An integrated media server supporting multimedia streaming

Store DVD movies on Synology DS218j

To store DVD movies on Synology DS218j, you can will need to digitize the DVD disc into digital file formats since this Network Storage Devices doesn't support storing physical disc media. Here, you can easily do the job by downloading Pavtube ByteCopy, which not only assists you to powerfully bypass all DVD copy protection including Region code, RCE, key2Audio, UOP, CSS, Macrovision, FluxDVD, Protect, ARccOS, AACS, BD+, ROM Mark, BD-Live, etc, but also perform the DVD to digital format ripping process on the same interface.

Backup DVD to Synology DS218j in different ways

To better satisfy your Synology DS218j backup or streaming purpose, the program offers different ways for you to make a copy or backup of your DVD movies.You can make a 1:1 full disc copy of DVD movies of original DVD structure and saved as a Video_TS folder , a fast main movie copy without unwanted comments, ads or trailers and saved as a VOB file or a lossless multi-track MKV copy from DVD with all your desired subtitle languages and audio tracks. If you plan to stream the NAS device stored DVD movies to different devices, you can also choose to rip DVD to some popular digital file formats or hot devices and applications preset profile formats.

For Mac users, please switch to download Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac to perform the copying or backing process on macOS High Sierra, macOS Sierra, Mac OS X El Capitan, Mac OS X Yosemite, etc.

Simple Step Guide to Copy or Backup DVD Movies to Synology DS218j

Step 1: Load DVD disc with the application.

Download, install and run this DVD ripper.  You can load DVD by clicking "File" > "Load from disc". Or load DVD Folder by clicking "File" > "Load from folder" or load DVD IFO/ISO image by clicking "File" > "Load IFO/ISO".

Load DVD disc

Step 2: Backup DVD movies to Synology DS218j in different ways.

Full disc copy

On the top tool bar of the main interface, use the full disc copy to make an entire disc copy of original DVD structure without changing anything.

Main DVD movie copy

From "Format" bar drop-down list, select "Copy" > "Direct" Copy, you can then copy the selected movie file in its original format without quality loss. When directly copy a DVD video, you will get .VOB as output.

Main DVD movie copy

Lossless multi-track MKV copy

To preserve all your wanted audio tracks and subtitles streams in the source movie, you can use the program to rip DVD to " Lossless/encoded multi-track MKV(*.mkv)" under "Multi-track Video" category.

Lossless multi-track MKV copy

DVD to digital movie format copy

Here, select the output digital file format according to which devices you plan to stream the DVD movies from Synology DS218j to. Here, we choose one of the best compatible digital file formats "H.264 HD Video(*mp4)" under "HD Video" main category.

DVD to digital movie format copy

Step 3: Start DVD to Synology DS218j backup process.

After all setting is completed, hit the "Convert" button at the right bottom of the main interface to begin DVD to Synology DS218j copying or ripping process.

When the conversion is finished, click "Open Output Folder" icon on the main interface to open the folder with generated files. Then you will produce a digital file for either safe backup or convenient device streaming from Synology DS218j.