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How to Convert MPG to NTSC/PAL VOB Format on Windows (10)

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To watch MPG movie video, downloaded on the web or created by yourself, on DVD player or burn it onto DVD disc, this MPG to VOB guide is quite helpful.

Situation 1: We can find many MPEG2 HD videos or movie clips online ended with .mpg file extension. After downloading them using free Internet video downloader, we can watch those MPG movies on the movable smartphones/tablets, or bigger (4K) HD TVs via DVD player. But DVD player fails to read MPG...
Situation 2: Many advanced computer user may have time to create new MPG video with third-party tool, and want to convert it to VOB file to be DVD compliant.
Situation 3: DVD player is able to record DVD movie into MPG video, while the MPG file won't play on DVD player.

Generally, the standalone DVD player can play MPEG2 (with AC-3 or PCM audio), VOB, DivX and MOV video, while MPG may incorporate MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 audio and video compression. Therefore, it's quite possible to come up against the problem of "DVD player fails to play some MPG video". In most cases, VOB is the top choice for users to convert MPG into. Because VOB is not only highly compatible with various DVD players, but also superexcellent for making DVD folder/disc afterwards.

This article here will guide you how to convert MPG to VOB on Windows computer, including the newest Windows 10 Pro/Enterprise/Home (32 & 64 bit), contributing for working all the problems out mentioned in above occasions.

Convert MPG to VOB on Windows (10)

MPG to VOB Converter Software Free Download for Windows

WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is a powerful and superfast video converting tool that perfectly supports transferring video from MPG to VOB (MPEG2+AC3), either NTSC or PAL DVD format. The conversion speed is accelerated up to advanced 83x real time faster by making the utmost of multiple CPU cores, Intel QSV and CUDA/NVENC.

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How to Fast Convert MPG to VOB on Windows PC

VOB, as a typical data file of DVD movie, is usually extracted from commercial or homemade DVDs, as well as converted from general video formats. Now follow the tutorial to transcode video from MPG to VOB for playback on DVD player or DVD creation.

Steps on How to Convert MPG to DVD VOB on Windows

Step 1 - Download and Install
Free download WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe, and set it up on computer by following the wizard. You don't have to worry about adware, malware or viruses, because any WinXDVD product is 100% clean guaranteed.

Step 2 - Run and Load MPG
Double click the shortcut, you'll be greeted with the main UI, where you need to input MPG video into by clicking "+ Video" or directly dragging. [Batch conversion supported]

Step 3 - Choose DVD VOB Profile
While the source video is fully loaded, an output profile box would show up. Navigate to "DVD Profile" at the output profile category column, then pick "NTSC DVD Format" or "PAL DVD Format" as output VOB format. Both of them are DVD VOB file formats with MPEG2+AC3 codec, with adjustable video aspect ratio & audio channel.


VOB Format | Resolution | Frame Rate | Mainly-used Countries
NTSC DVD Format: 720x480, 29.97, United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Japan, Taiwan...
PAL DVD Format: 720x576, 25, Germany, Australia, China, India, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, Brazil... >> For more details on NTSC vs. PAL

Settings on DVD VOB File

Step 4 - Advanced Settings for VOB [Optional]
● Click gear icon to reset aspect ratio (4X3 default), audio channel (2 default).
● Click "Edit" to enable/disable/choose/add SRT subtitle, crop or trim VOB video.
● Click "Rename"to change video name/artist or fill the blank tag information.
● Click "Browse"to select a destination folder for saving VOB file according to your habit.
● Tick "Merge" to combine multiple VOB files into a single one when converting MPGs in bulk.

Step 5 - Convert MPG to VOB and Enjoy VOB
Press "RUN" to start the conversion with detailed process dialog presented. Due to supporting the forward-looking hardware acceleration tech, WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe can utilize both Intel Quick Sync (QSV) and NVIDIA CUDA to speed up the video encoding and decoding on computer to the fastest ever. When the conversion is completed, you can move it to independent DVD player for watching by the couch.

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VOB[wiki]: 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...

- Is there a free way to convert .vob file to regular DVD type files so I can then burn and watch on any player?
- Free and clean WinX DVD Author is able to make a professional-looking DVD from VOB, as well as AVI, MKV, MP4, FLV, MPEG, MOV, RM, RMVB, H.264, ISO fast and easily.

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