Dear editor, I have a great number of Blu-ray discs as my precious collection. It really costs me a great fortune. In case any damage may happen to them, I want to make a copy of them as the backup. So that I can watch them as well as preserve them at the same time. I hope the copy can maintain the original high quality of the video. Is there any application that can help me with it? Would you please give me any suggestion? Thanks a lot.

Dear reader, if you want to copy Blu-ray discs while maintaining the high video quality, Leawo Blu-ray Copy will be a good choice for you. As a professional Blu-ray processing application, Leawo Blu-ray Copy can help users to copy and back up Blu-ray discs easily. Besides, users can generate the Blu-ray discs into ISO images files.

Part 1: Get Prepared for Blu-ray Movies Backup

A beard well lathered is half shaved, so is to copy Blu-ray movies. For a smooth and fluent Blu-ray movie backup, you firstly need to get well prepared. As we all know, the Blu-ray Disc format employs several layers of digital rights management (DRM) which restrict the usage of the discs. This means, to copy Blu-ray movies that are contained in Blu-ray discs, DRM protection removal is neccessary. Once you have removed the DRM protection and region code restriction, can you continue the Blu-ray movie copy task. Therefore, the first thing you need to prepare is a Blu-ray disc DRM removal tool, along with the Blu-ray movie collections and computer.

Secondly, since DVD drives couldn't recognize Blu-ray discs, another thing you need to get for your computer is a Blu-ray recorder drive that supports to read and write Blu-ray and DVD discs. Thirdly, for Blu-ray disc copy, you need to get a tool that could help you copy Blu-ray movies from one disc to computer hard drive or another disc. Such kind of tool is a Blu-ray copy program. Fourthly, according to where you want to copy Blu-ray movies to, computer hard drive or blank disc, you need to get enough hard drive space for copying Blu-ray movies to hard drive, and blank discs for copying Blu-ray movies to discs.

To make a summary, things you need to prepare for copying Blu-ray movies include: DRM removal tool, Blu-ray recorder drive, Blu-ray copy software, Blu-ray movie discs, blank discs, and computer with enough space. Actually, you could use Leawo Blu-ray Copy as the combination of DRM removal and Blu-ray copy software. That's why it is recommended.

    Decrypt, copy and backup Blu-ray/DVD movies to hard drive or blank Blu-ray/DVD easily.

    - Remove the DRM protection and region code restrictions of Blu-ray/DVD discs.
    - Copy Blu-ray/DVD disc in 1:1 disc to disc, without any quality loss.
    - Copy and burn ISO image file to blank Blu-ray/DVD disc in one click.
    - Support movie-only Blu-ray/DVD content backup.
    - Compress BD 50 to BD25, DVD-9 to DVD-5 and BD to DVD.

Part 2: Copy Blu-ray Movie Collection to Hard Drive

With all things well prepared, you could now start to copy Blu-ray movie collection to hard drive by using Leawo Blu-ray Copy software.

1. Insert your Blu-ray movie disc into the Blu-ray recorder drive. Launch Leawo Blu-ray Copy.
2. Click the "Add Blu-ray/DVD" buttun to add Blu-ray disc. Set copy mode (Full Movie, Main Movie and Custom Mode) and output disc type at the bottom left corner. Main Movie is recommended for space saving.
3. Click the big green "Copy" button. On the popup sidebar, set the "Copy to", "Disc Label" and "Save to" options. Select "Folder" and/or "ISO file" option for copying Blu-ray movie to hard drive.
4. Click the bottom "Copy" button on the sidebar to start to copy Blu-ray movies with Leawo Blu-ray Copy.

Part 3: Copy Blu-ray Movie Collection to Disc

Besides to copy Blu-ray to PC hard drive, you could also choose to copy Blu-ray movie from one disc to another. Upon how many Blu-ray recorder drives your computer is installed with, the detailed guide on copying Blu-ray disc to disc varies.

1. Copy Blu-ray Movie Disc to Another with 2 Blu-ray Recorder Drives

The detailed steps on how to copy Blu-ray movie from one disc to another with 2 Blu-ray recorder drives is comparatively easy, and quite similar to the tutorial of copying Blu-ray movie to hard drive (listed above). The only difference lies in the "Copy to" option. For Blu-ray disc to disc backup with 2 Blu-ray recorder drives:

#1. Insert source Blu-ray disc into one Blu-ray recorder drive and target blank writable Blu-ray disc into the other.
#2. Add source Blu-ray disc into Leawo Blu-ray Copy by clicking the "Add Blu-ray/DVD" button.
#3. Set copy mode (from Full Movie, Main Movie and Custom Mode), output disc type (according to the target Blu-ray disc you've inserted to the other), bit rate and aspect ratio at the bottom left corner.
#4. Click the big green "Copy" button to set "Copy to", "Disc Label" and "Save to" options. Select target Blu-ray disc recorder drive as output under "Copy to" option.
#5. Click the "Copy" button on the sidebar to start copying Blu-ray movie from disc to disc.

2. Copy Blu-ray Movie Disc to Another with 1 Blu-ray Recorder Drive Only

However, most people only have one Blu-ray recorder drive installed to their computer. In such case, what should they do to copy Blu-ray movie disc to another disc? Not difficult at all if you have read the Part 2: Copy Blu-ray Movies to Hard Drive. The answer is: firstly create ISO image file of source Blu-ray disc, and then burn the created ISO image file to blank Blu-ray disc. Quite simple. Through the steps mentioned in Part 2, you have successfully created an ISO image file out of Blu-ray disc. Then, follow the below steps to copy created ISO image file backwards to blank writable Blu-ray disc.

1. Insert blank writable Blu-ray disc into the Blu-ray disc recorder drive. Drag and drop created ISO image file into Leawo Blu-ray Copy.
2. On the popup "Add iso file" interface, set "Copy to" and "Disc Label" options. Set the Blu-ray recorder drive as target under "Copy to" option.
3. Click the "Burn" button on the "Add iso file" interface to copy ISO image file to Blu-ray disc.


    1. You could click the wheel icon on the top-right corner and then select "Copy&Burn" option to set the TV Standard, region code, and burning engine.
    2. Leawo Blu-ray Copy gets both Win and Mac versions. So if you run on a Mac, you can turn to Leawo Blu-ray Copy for Mac. This guide is applicable to both versions.