Download and Copy DVD ISO to Surface RT for smoothly playing

Summary: Here is a detailed instruction showing you how to convert DVD ISO to Surface RT supported video and audio formats so that you can play DVD ISO image files on the Windows RT Surface tablet on the go.



Most folks are fond of backing up their DVD discs into and ISO image files in order to keep DVD discs from scratching or manage their movies in a more convenient way. ISO can be played by VLC, MPlayer, KMPlayer, etc. However, the ISO is not well supported by the brand-new Surface RT tablet. If you have some DVD ISO and wanna to play them on the Windows RT based tablet, you may have to convert ISO to Surface RTcompatible video formats like MP4 first and then transfer the encoded video files to your Surface tablet for playback.


In order to download and copy DVD ISO to Surface RT for smoothly playing, you can get Pavtube DVDAid, an ideal tool to rip DVD ISO to Surface supported video files. It's easy to use for editing and conversion and make great quality copies of my DVD disc and DVD ISO/IFO images. With it, you can effortlessly make your ISO/IFO files playable on Microsoft Surface RT or Pro tablet in just a few click mouses. The picture quality of the converted videos is excellent, and see difference when playing image files themselves. The equivalent Mac version is the DVD Converter mac. Just download it and follow the steps below to transfer DVD ISO to Surface RT for smoothly playing.

How to Convert DVD ISO to Surface RT and Play ISO on Surface RT

P.S. The quick tutorial uses DVD Ripper for Windows Screenshots. The way encoding ISO/IFO to your Surface tablet on Mac is almost the same.

1. Add ISO/IFO image files.

Launch the ISO Converter tool on your PC, and then click "ISO/IFO" icon to import ISO/IFO image files. You can also add DVD discs, DVD folder.


2. Choose the output video format

Click "Format" bar, you can get optimized videos for your surface under "Windows > Microsoft Surface Windows RT H.264 Video (*.mp4)". The output videos could fit on your device perfectly.



Tips: If you like, you can click "Settings" to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. Remember the file size and video quality is based more on bitrate than resolution which means itrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss.

The best settings for Surface RT tablet - According to my experience, for watching videos on the Surface RT tablet, 720p with 1500~2500kbps is just all right.

3. Start ISO to Surface RT Conversion

After all the above settings, simply click "Convert" button to start converting ISO to Surface RT MP4 video.

4. Transfer the result videos to your Surface RT via USB cable.

If you have no idea about Surface file transfer, you can check out the post The Ways Transferring Files to Your Surface to learn more. If you have any problem when enjoying videos on Surface tablet, just check out Microsoft Surface RT Column to learn more.

So there you have it. Pretty simple! In this way, you can enjoy DVD ISO movies on Microsoft Surface RT tablet as you want. If your movie isn’t already in one of the supported formats or it’s still on a DVD or Blu-ray, you can get an all-in-1 video covnerter app - Pavtube Video Converter Ulitimate(or its Mac Version - iMedia Converter Mac) to encode movies to play on your Surface tablet with ease.

From: http://surfacevideoconverter.over-blog.com/lay-dvd-iso-image-files-on-surface-rt