Google Drive is a cloud storage services, which allows users to store files in the cloud, share files, and edit documents, spreadsheets etc. So, if you are a Blu-ray collector who got the troubles of disc loss or damage or the other, it would be a good idea for you to make a digital copy of your Blu-ray and upload them to Google Drive for storage. So that you can easily watch Blu-ray movies on your smartphone, PS4, tablet, laptop etc. through Google Drive. However, although Google Drive supports 30 types of files, such as documents, pictures, HD videos etc, it can not store Blu-ray movies directly. Fortunately, there are always solutions out there. And in this aritcle, we will introduce an easy way to backup and upload movies on Blu-ray to Google Drive.
In fact, to get the job done, what you need is just a Blu-ray ripping and backing up tool. There are many programs out there that allow you to achieve this goal. If you're confused about that, we recommend you try EaseFab LosslessCopy (available for Windows and Mac users). The program features high efficiency and seamless conversion. With it, you can easily rip and convert Blu-ray and DVD to Google Drive compatible MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV files with fast speed and excellent output quality. Besides, this utility can also provides optimized presets for iPad, iPhone, Samsung, Xbox, PS4, HD TVs and more.
What's more, this Blu-ray tool can also backiup Blu-ray/DVD collection to multi-track MKV without quality loss, ripping BD/DVD movies to MP4 and MOV with multiple audio streams, and converting BD/DVD from hard discs to virtually any popular video and audio format so that you can freely watch movies anywhere, anytime.
Now just download the program according to your computer OS and follow the step-by-step guide below to learn how to backup and rip Blu-ray discs for uploading to Google Drive.
How to rip Blu-ray to Google Drive friendly video for uploading
Step 1: Load DVD movies
After you open EaseFab LosslessCopy, insert your Blu-ray to a BD drive, and then click button to add the Blu-ray files you want to rip. On the software main interface, there is a viewing window provided for you to preview the Blu-ray files to ensure the files are what you want to rip. You can also take snapshots of the DVD movies when previewing them.
Step 2: Set output format
Here by hitting "Format" list, you will find hundreds of video formats listed in BDMagic. You can choose the format according to your need, and here, "HD Video" > "H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)" is also a good choice for you to store in Google Drive.
Tips: Google Drive only provides free 15GB. So if your media player support H.265, you'd better choose H.265 format, as the size of H.265 is much smaller than H.264. Besides, you can also adjust size and bitrate in the "setting" to lower the size of your converted video. What is more, it allows you trim video footage to choose one part of your movie to share on your Facebook or Google+ or other Community.
There are more surprises this ripping program can bring to you, like adjusting audio and video settings to the best on your need, choosing preferred movie chapters to convert, splitting a movie into several and merging several clips into one, etc.
Step 3: Start to convert
Hit the "Convert" button to realize the Blu-ray to MP4 conversion and then you can upload Blu-ray videos to Google Drive easily.
You're done. Now you can watch your Blu-ray movies directly from your Google drive anywhere, anytime.