Q: “I have purchased the program to put on my iMac so that I can backup all my Blue Ray collection on a Seagate Wireless Plus (2TB) to be able to view them on my iPad. Is there a downloadable user manual for the program that will walk me through its usage? Any good idea?”
Best Solution: If you want your children to access the Blu-ray movies at all iPad models via Seagate Wireless Plus (2TB) when travelling, you might consider BDMagic for Mac. We haven’t used it, but user reviews are very good. Read the review.
Since Seagate Wireless Plus can not meet the demands of put Blu-ray discs online, to save Blu-ray on Wireless Plus for convenient access, you will first need to remove Blu-ray protection, then transcode Blu-ray to Seagate Wireless Plus and iPad supported video files workable MP4 format.
Pavtube BDMagic for Mac such an all-in-one Blu-ray to Seagate Wireless Hard Drive Converter on Mac that can accomplish this in a few clicks. It’s great for newbies that are blown away by format settings like codec, resolution, bit rate, frame rate, audio channels, etc. The app, unlike most BD/DVD ripping software, features intuitive interface and provides users with presets for all popular iPad models. (yet it allows you to adjust the bit rate, frame rate, etc of preset formats as long as you like). The Windows equivalence to convert Blu-ray on Seagate Wireless Plus to play on iPad is Pavtube BDMagic.
Now, just free download Blu-ray to Seagate Wireless Hard Drive Converter:
How to rip and copy Blu-ray to Seagate Wireless Plus friendly video for view on iPad
Step 1. Load Blu-ray to Pavtube BDMagic for Mac.
Run this Pavtube Blu-ray to iPad Ripper, click the top left icon, you can choose to import Blu-ray/DVD from ROM with BD drive, Blu-ray/DVD folder or Blu-ray/DVD ISO/IFO. It will check the main title by default; moreover, ISO files could also be recognized automatically so that you no longer need to run virtual drive to mount it.
Step 2. Choose MP4 for playing on iPad or storing on Seagate wireless plus.
Under “Format” menu, there are lots of video formats. Move your cursor to “iPad” category to choose “iPad Video H.264(*.mp4)”, or you can try the small search box on the bottom right corner and select the exact output formats for your iPad.
P.S. If you want to copy Blu-ray onto Seagate wireless plus hard drive, select “Common Video > H.264 Video(*.mp4)”.
Step 3. Start Blu-ray to iPad/Seagate Wireless Plus conversion.
Click big “Convert” button to start conversion. It won’t take much time for conversion and then you will get the converted mp4 once completed. Hit “Open” button you will go to location of generated files. Then, you can stream converted video files to iPad. Now you can directly play Blu-ray on iPad on the go or fully enjoy your Blu-ray streamed from Seagate wireless plus hard drive whenever you wanna.
More features in BDMagic for Mac:
* Full Disc Copy can 1:1 backup the whole Blu-ray/DVD disc with original structure including chapter markers.
* Directly Copy will backup 100% intact Blu-ray/DVD main movie with all the multiple tracks excluding menu.
* You can edit the BD/DVD video before conversion including trim, crop, effect, etc, add *sst and *ass subtitle into video part and so on.