VOB (Video Object) is the container format in DVD-Video media. VOB can contain digital video, digital audio, subtitles, DVD menus and navigation contents multiplexed together into a stream form.Files in VOB format have a .vob filename extension and are typically stored in the VIDEO_TS directory at the root of a DVD.
VLC ( VLC media player ) is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.
VOB files usually exist on DVD discs and when you are trying to import the VOB files to VLC for viewing, you may find that all VOB files in the Video-TS folder are just grayed out. So you may need to find a easy to how to play the VOB footage on VLC Media Player, right?
In general, it is easy to view DVD movie on VLC Media Player directly for the one who has have the experience of using VLC Media Player by some simple clicks. Follow the steps:
Lunch the VLC Media Player and go to the view option to select full screen or press F11 to activate full screen; Insert your DVD into your DVD drive on your PC and open it within VLC Media Player; Click the play button and utilize the playback control to enjoy the movie.
However, a DVD disc may destroyed or discontinuous to play after many times, or just you don't get the DVD with you when you can't help to enjoying that movie at that time? What should we do to prevent this situations happened?
In this case, i would like to recommend you a great helpful program named Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate, it is the best DVD solution to save a 100% intact DVD VOB movie without extras.
- Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-video-converter-ultimate/
- Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-Video-Converter-Ultimate/3000-2194_4-75938564.html
How to Backup DVD Movies on VLC Media Player?
Step1. Add the DVD files
Insert your DVD into your DVD drive on your PC, and running the Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate. Click "File" menu, and select "Add Video/Audio" or "Add from Folder" to import DVD files.
Step2. Directly copy
By choosing Copy > Directly Copy, you are able to copy the selected movie file in its original format without quality loss. When directly copy a DVD video, you will get .vob as output.
Step3. Get the conversion begins
Click the Convert button on main interface, you can get conversion starts.
After conversion finished, you could open the converted files and load it to VLC for watching.