You can play all of local videos, musics, photos and streamed contents over network on your Amazon Fire 2 via VLC. While your DVD mvoies can’t be play on the Amazon Fire TV 2 due to Amazon Fire TV 2 lack of a DVD drive. You need to get the movies off the DVD disc and make them into Amazon Fire TV 2’s widely-accepted digital format first.
Amazon Fire TV 2 usually supports codecs including H.263, H.264, MPEG4-SP, etc. It’s a wise choice to rip your DVD discs to H.264 videos and put them into VLC media library for easily streaming and playback on Amazon Fire TV 2.
To rip DVD to H.264 videos for playing on Amazon Fire TV 2 via VLC, some freewares like Handbrake does’t work. Since most of the commercial DVD discs are under copy protection and region lock, you’ll need to remove all the copy protection region lock from your DVD discs first. In this case, a professional DVD ripper like Brorsoft DVD ripper for Windows / Mac just do it fine. With it, you can remove all of the protections from DVD discs and rip them to H.264, H.265/HEVC,AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MPEG, MOV, MKV and ProRes, MPEG-2, DNxHD video and so on easily and quickly. With the built-in editor of this program, you can cut the movie length to only save the necessary part, crop video to remove the DVD movie black edge, add personal watermark to DVD movie, adjust output video effects like brightness, contrast, saturation and hue. Now download the program and start to rip DVD to H.264 for Amazon Fire TV 2 via VLC.
Here we take Windows Version Brorsoft DVD Ripper as example, Mac Version share the same steps, just keep in mind you have download the right version, Windows platform .exe files cannot be installed on Mac OS – and vice versa.
Rip DVD to H.264 for streaming to Amazon Fire TV 2 via VLC
Step 1. Load DVD movies
Install and run the DVD converter, click the “Load Disc” button to load your DVD movies to the program.
VIDEO_TS folder, DVD ISO files are supported here well
Step 2. Choose the output format
Click “Format” bar and you can choose H.264 MP4 as your output from “Common Video”. As MP4 is a widely-accepted file format for various devices.
Or you can choose other suitable format according to your device.
Tip: You can click “Settings” button to adjust the video, audio parameters bitare, frame rate, sample rate, audio channel, etc. Also, you can click ”
Edit” button to do some editing work cropping, trimming, settings effect, adding subtitles. Another you can click the “Merge into one file fuction to merge several movies into one as you like.
Step3. Start the DVD to H.264 MP4 conversion for Amazon Fire TV 2
Finall step is to click on the “Convert “button to start to rip DVD to H.264 MP4 for streaming via VLC.
Once the conversion is finished, click the “Open file” button to locate the converted DVD files and put them into VLC Media Library.
Then you can stream and play the converted DVD movies on Amazon Fire TV 2 via VLC just fine. Enjoy!
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And you can also use Video ultimate to convert Blu-ray/DVD or videos to H.265 MP4 format for playing on Amazon Fire TV 2 via VLC at ease.
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