"What do I need to do to watch a DVD in Windows 10? It was disabled when I upgraded from Windows 7." You may have the same problem. This is because no media player app comes with Windows 10. Fortunately, it's really pretty easy to fix this issue. One option is download an official Windows DVD player app for Window 10 at $15. Or install a free third-party DVD player on Windows 10 to save your money. Here we round up some free DVD players for Windows 10 so you can check them out.
1. Media Player Classic – Windows Media Player Alternative for Windows 10
Media Player Classic is a Windows-only media player for playing DVD on Windows 10. It is similar to Windows Media Player from the UI but comes with more advanced features. The latest version of Media Player Classic is called Media Player Classic – Home Cinema, also named MPC-HC. Media Player Classic supports DTS audio and it's also a perfect DVD player for Windows 10.
2. VLC Player – Open Source DVD Player for Windows 10
VLC is the most famous free media player among these recommendations and it is fully compatible with Windows 10. With its powerful features, VLC is able to play DVD disc, DVD folders as well as ISO files. One of the advanced features is that you can set it to automatically play DVDs when a DVD disc is inserted by choosing the "Play DVD movie VideoLAN VLC media player" option. However, the newest version of VLC is still unstable so you may come across some VLC DVD playback issues on Windows system.
3. KMPlayer – A Powerful DVD Player for Windows 10
KMPlayer is another choice for playing DVD on Windows 10. Thanks to its own internal codec, KMPlayer can play a large number of formats like DVD, VCD, AVI, MKV, OGG, OGM, MPEG-1/2/, etc. without installing the additional codecs. And this free media player for Windows 10 can play DVD with movies without individually clicking on each .VOB files.
4. RealPlayer – A Cross-Platform DVD Player for Windows 10
RealPlayer is one of the most popular video player which compatible with a plenty of video formats such as MP4, MOV, WMV and the proprietary Real Audio and Real Video formats. And It is the only player that can play "real video" files properly – including ISO, VDI, CUE and so on. To playback DVD on your Windows 10, you have to install the DVD playback components first. Otherwise, DVD playback may not work or may only have the video with no audio.
5. GOM Player – Free DVD Player for Windows 10
GOM Player is also a standard DVD player which can handle a large amount of DVD discs on Windows 10 by supporting DVD playback. With GOM Player, you are able to play VCD and SVCD with perfect surround sound to get a better media environment. Sometimes, you may encounter DVD won't play or playback problems and FFDSHOW codec/filter/DVD drive's region code settings might be the incentives. But you can solve these problems through reading the guidance of GOMLAB.
You may find it is difficult to say which one is the best DVD player for Windows 10. And I believe you still can find other free DVD player on the market. The only thing you can do is trying these media player to enjoy DVD movies on your Windows 10 and choose the best based on your situation. Or you can find a good DVD ripper to convert DVD to MP4 for playing on any devices.