my goal here is to decode a dvd and back it up on my hard drive as a iso like normal but then transfer that to my external hard drive and hook that up to a blue ray player and play movies that way...is it possible?
i have a Sony BDP-S470 Blu-Ray Player and a western digital 1TB external hard drive.
I don’t know how to decode dvd, but i know how to convert DVD to iso. You need a iso maker.
Here is a introduction of ISO maker:ISO Maker is a professional and easy-to-use ISO Maker and ISO Creating software to make ISO image from CD/DVD disc.
With this ISO Maker, you can backup your CD/DVD permanent on your hard disk and other storage medium. You can make ISO image file from both data CD/DVD and media DVD disc.
Here is a free software for you to solve the problem, you can try it .and this webpage have a step-by-step tutorial will show you the detailed process! it’s very easy,it’s free besides
Hope can hlep you more or less