How to play Blu-ray on Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan

Apple has released its new computer system Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan at September 30, which brings under-the-hood improvements and refinements to OS X Yosemite. After that, Macgo accelerated its research and development of the perfect Blu-ray Player for Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan - Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player, and now the work is already done. This article is about the processes of playing Blu-ray on Apple’s latest OS X 10.11 El Capitan.

Preparations you need to do:

  • Mac El Capitan (OS X 10.11)
  • Intel Core2 Duo 2.4GHz processor or higher recommended
  • 512 MB RAM or higher recommended
  • 250 MB of free disk space
  • Internal or external Blu-ray drive
  • USB 2.0 or above
  • FireWire 400 or above
  • Internet Connection
Step 1: Free Download Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player

Free trial version of Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player is now available on Macgo Download Center. You can also click here to download Mac El Capitan Blu-ray Player, and then drag its icon to your Application folder.

Step 2: Launch Macgo Mac Blu-ray Player

After installing Mac El Capitan Blu-ray Player, you can go to "Launchpad" and click Mac Blu-ray Player. You can see two buttons in the main interface: Open File and Open Disc. And this simplified main interface will reduce some misoperations.

Step 3: Enjoy Your Blu-ray Movie

a. Play a Blu-ray File

Click "Open File" > Select a Blu-ray file

If you want to play a Blu-ray file, just click on "Open File" on the main interface and choose the Blu-ray video you would like to watch from local media files, then click "Open".


Wait for a few seconds till the menu appears. Now you can choose where you want to start watch the movie in "Chapter", which language you want to hear in "Audio" and what kind of language you want to see in "Subtitle", then you can directly click "Play Movie" to enjoy some Blu-ray time.


b. Play a Blu-ray Disc

Insert a Blu-ray Disc > Click "Open Disc"

First, connect the Blu-ray drive with your Mac via USB cable. Insert the Blu-ray disc you want to watch in the drive. Press "Open Disc", select the disc you just inserted, and then click "Open".


You may have to wait a second before the main menu appears. When you see the menu, you can make some adjustments there according to your own preferences. You can either choose where you want to watch in "CHAPTERS", or make other adjustments in "SETUP". Then you can directly click "PLAY" to enjoy some Blu-ray time.

NOTE If the Blu-ray playback is unsuccessful, here are some tips for you.
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