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Rip DVD for use on Roku Ultra via Plex channel

The Roku Ultra is really a great combination of on-demand media and easy access to your own extensive media library that made Roku's case, not to mention an attractive price tag. Mostly you may use Roku Ultra as a top-up box for your Plex media center. Officially, the Roku players via Plex channel only supports H.264 MKV and MP4/M4V video, meaning that's the only media recognized over USB and Plex' Direct Play. The point here, DVD format is not supported and you may find it a painful experience to stream DVD to Roku Ultra via Plex. Luckily, there is an easy workaround to fix the issue. If you're interested in doing likewise, we have a great tutorial for you, guaranteed best results to stream DVD movies on Roku Ultra thru Plex Media Server. 

An easy and quick solution is to encode/re-encode the incompatible DVD files to Roku Ultra/Plex compatible media video file formats (H.264 encoded MP4 file is highly recommended). Along with some help from a third-party program like