Video_TS files are used to store the disc files, including video objects files, disc information files, etc. It's not that difficult to play these Video_TS files. But if you want to play Video_TS via Plex, you'll need to to do some thing in advance. Folder structures such as VIDEO_TS or BDMV are generally referred to as "disk image" formats and Plex does not support the use of such formats. In this article, you'll learn how to transcode Video_TS Folder to Plex supported file formats.
Since Video_TS are actually DVD videos, to convert DVD Video_TS folder to Plex, you need to get a DVD file converter. Here EaseFab Video Converter Ultimate is highly recommended to help you finish the task. With it, you effortlessly transcode Video_TS to Plex formats in just a few clicks. Besides, it can also convert Video_TS to all popular video formats, including MP4, MKV, FLV, AVI, WMV, ASF, etc. If you're using a Mac, please turn to EaseFab Video Converter Ultimate for Mac, which allows you to convert Video_TS files to Plex on Mac OS X (Yosemite and Mavericks included). Now download the right version according to your situation and check out the steps below.
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Guide: Converting Video_TS to Plex Compatible Format
Note that the guide below uses EaseFab Video Converter Ultimate for Windows (Windows 8 compatible) screenshots. The steps to convert Video_TS folder to Plex on Mac are almost the same. Just get the right version and follow the wizard interface to complete your task.
Step 1. Add Video_TS Folder
Launch the program and click Load DVD button to navigate and import the Video_TS file to the program for conversion. (You can also add the single VOB files from a DVD folder for conversion.) All added media files can be previewed and you can freely take snapshots of your favorite movie scenes.
Step 2. Decide output format
Click Profile and choose MP4 video from Common Video, which can be recognized by Plex well. MKV is also a good choice; as a container format it takes whatever you give it.
Tip: With the right settings you can retain the quality of the original DVD while also saving space. This is particularly helpful when streaming over your network, depending on your network quality. Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the settings to your satisfaction and even save it as preset.
Step 3. Start converting Video_TS folder to Plex
Once you've finished all the settings, click "Convert" to begin the conversion. When the conversion finishes, click Open Folder to locate the converted video files. And congratulations, it's done!