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Easy Way to Make your DVDs Playable on Zoom Player

Zoom Player is a pretty decent media player that compatible with variety of audio and video formats and offers high-quality playback. It can play DVDs from your DVD drive or from your Hard Disk as long as there are DVD Audio and Video decoders installed on your system. If not, probably you'll encounter Zoom Player won't play DVD disc issues correctly as below:

Q: "I have been trying to get my Zoom Player to play DVD's once they are inserted into my CD/DVD drive. Problem is, when I go to Start >Default Programs > Change Auto Play Settings, and I select the arrow to choose a program under DVD movie, Zoom Player isn't listed as one of the media player options to choose from. Any solutions?"

In general, commecrial DVD structures are complicated, especially some new DVDs which are protected by the advanced DVD copy protection, thus Zoom Player can't read all the DVDs. To make your DVDs playable on Zoom Player, a solid solution for you is to remove DVD copy protection as well as rip/convert DVD to Zoom Player compatible i.g. H.264 MP4, MKV formats for playback.

The job can be done effortlessly with the help of Brorsoft DVD Ripper. With it, you can rip/convert (protected) DVD to Zoom Player supported video formats without losing quality. In addition, this professional DVD ripping tool also provides customized settings for 150+ popular devices like: iPhone, iPad, Android, Apple TV, HDTVs, PS3/4, Xbox, and many more.

Free download DVD to Zoom Player Converter:


Step-by-step to Rip and Convert DVD to Zoom Player for Playback

Note: Anywhere from 15 to 30 GB of hard disk space is needed depending on what you’re ripping. DVD are big, and we’re going to rip the whole thing to our drive first, so depending on the movie you’re ripping and the quality you want in your final movie file, you’ll need a good amount of space.

Step 1. Add DVD Movies

Install and run the best DVD to Zoom Player converter, and click the "Load disc" button to load the DVD movies to the program. The software will directly check and select correct DVD main title to rip, or you can select the title by clicking the checkbox.


Step 2. Select ouput format

Press on "Format" button to choose a proper output format like "H.264 .mp4", "MKV" from "Common Video" or "HD Video" category for Zoom Player.


Tip: You also can click the "Setting" button and adjust the video codec, video frame, video resolution, audio codec, etc.

Step 3. Start Ripping DVD

With above settings, you can click the "Convert" button to rip DVD to Zoom Player compatible video formats. At the same time DVD copy protection will be removed automatically.

Once the conversion is finished, click the "Open" button to locate the ripped files, then play the converted DVD movies on Zoom Player smoothly.

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