[Solved!] ASUS Laptop Won’t Play DVD

Q: “My Asus laptop won’t play DVD, I’m a total novice and don’t understand the jargon but will be very greateful if someone could explain to me how to play dvd or CD on my laptop. I can’t find any media player.”

Latest Asus Laptop has drop DVD playback, some even without a DVD/CD Drive. So it’s not an easy job to play your favorite DVDs on Asus Laptop. Fortunately, this tutorial will provide two simple ways to solve your problems.

Solution One: Using Freeware VLC to Play DVD on Asus Laptop

    • First, go to VLC official website and select your compatible operation system to download. This powerful software supports multi-platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Unix, iOS, Android.
    • Then, insert your DVD to a DVD drive on Asus Laptop and open VLC Media Player. Click Open Disc button to play your DVD with VLC on Asus Laptop.


That’s it, now you can play your favorite DVD movies on Asus Laptop just fine.

Editor Note: If your DVD is commercial and encrypted, and VLC can’t read DVD without the third party help, needless to say to play DVD. In this case, you can turn to solution 2 for help.

Solution Two: Rip any (Protected) DVD to Asus Laptop Compatible Video Formats for Playback

To rip DVD for playing on Asus Laptop, you can watch your favorite DVD movies anywhere, anytime. In addition, you can protect your fragile DVD discs from being damaged and scratched, and in some degree protect your Asus Laptop DVD drive.

To finish the job, you can take advantage of a DVD to Asus Laptop Converter. Here, Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Windows is an optimal tool that capable to remove all the restrictions like CSS, Region, RCE, Sony ARccOS and PuppetLock from DVD discs, as well as rip/convert DVD to Asus Laptop compatible MP4, MKV, WMV, etc formats without losing quality. Besides, this perfect DVD ripper also has customized settings for more popular devices and media players such as: iPhone 8, iPad, Galaxy Note8, Xbox, PS3/PS4, NAS, Laptops, HDTV, etc. For Mac users, you can get the equivalent version in Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Mac.

Free download best DVD to Asus Laptop Converter:

dvd-ripper-for-windows-trail dvd-ripper-for-mac-trail

Windows Version Brorsoft DVD Ripper taken 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 macOS – and vice versa.

Step 1. Load DVD movies

Install and run the best DVD to Asus Laptop Converters, click the “Load disc” button to load your DVD movies to the program.


Step 2. Choose output format

Click Format drop-down menu, and select Asus Laptop compatible H.264 mp4 format from Common Video or HD Video category.

Or you can choose other persets according to your devices.


Tips: If you want to backup DVD movies on Asus Laptop, two options you can choose. Click Entire DVD disc copy button to backup DVD without original structure, or click Copy> Directly copy to backup DVD main movies as you like.

Step 3. Start the Conversion

When everything is ok, simply tap the Convert button to rip/backup DVD for Asus Laptop.

Once finished, quick click Open button to locate the output mp4 video file in the output path you set before. Connect your Asus laptop to computer via a USB cable, and then remove the video file to the drive.

Now, you’re able to play the converted DVD movies on Asus laptop without limitations. Enjoy!

Additional Tips:

If you not only wanna rip DVDs, but also intend to convert Blu-rays or HD Videos such as 4K XAVC/XAVC-S, MXF, MTS, MKV, WMV, MOV, M4V, AVI videos for playing Asus Laptop, the all-in-one tool, Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice.

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2 thoughts on “[Solved!] ASUS Laptop Won’t Play DVD

  • September 21, 2017 at 4:11 pm

    It’s amazing, thanks for sharing.

  • September 22, 2017 at 4:46 pm

    The two ways above are useful.


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