How to Play VIDEO TS on a Windows, Mac & Linux Computer

Play Video TS on a Mac, Windows & Linux PC

This tutorial will show you how to play VIDEO_TS folders and files on your Windows, Mac OS X and Linux computer using the popular free VLC media player.

But first:

What is VIDEO_TS?

If you download movies from the internet, then you might be familiar with VIDEO_TS folders and files.

A VIDEO_TS folder is a Video DVD folder that contains three kinds of VIDEO_TS files which are required to play Video DVD movies. The three files are:

There is normally also a AUDIO_TS folder that might contain Video-DVD audio files, but usually this folder is empty.

How to Play VIDEO_TS on a Computer using VLC Media Player

VLC Media Player is a free and open source multimedia player that can play almost any type of video or audio file.

VLC media player can be used in Windows, Mac OS X or Linux, like Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Debian and Fedora.

VLC media player makes it very easy to play a VIDEO_TS folder with files on your computer.

You can download VLC Media Player (their official website).

Play VIDEO_TS - Method 1

  1. Right-click on the VIDEO_TS folder and choose "Play with VLC media player".

Play VIDEO_TS - Method 2

  1. Open VLC media player.
  2. Click on "Media" located at the top left and choose "Open Folder".
  3. Go to the location on your computer where the VIDEO_TS folder is stored.
  4. Select the "VIDEO_TS" folder and click on "Select Folder".

Turn on Subtitles

  1. Right-click on the screen while playing a movie.
  2. Go to "Subtitle".
  3. Go to "Sub Track".
  4. Choose a subtitle.