[Wine] How to rip a DVD on Mac/Windows

macro834 wineforum-user at winehq.org
Tue Apr 14 02:06:24 CDT 2009

Is this your question?
You have lots of classical DVDs or videos and want to put them on your portable players. However, they cannot be supported by your players. You have to put them aside. 

You don’t need to worried about this question any more after you finish reading this article. The article is mainly about how to rip DVD on Mac/Windows to the other videos and audio formats for all the portable players, include: MP4, AVI, MOV, FLV, WMV, MKV, 3GP, 3G2, MPG, MP3, AAC, M4A, OGG, RA, RAM, RMVB, etc.
Part 1: How to rip and edit DVD with a profession Mac DVD Ripper (http://www.tipard.com/dvd-ripper-for-mac.html)(For Mac)
Step 0: Download and install Tipard DVD Ripper for Mac(Intel Version) (http://www.tipard.com/download/mac/dvd-ripper-intel.dmg) or (Power PC Version) (http://www.tipard.com/download/mac/dvd-ripper-power-pc.dmg)
Step 1: Load your DVD
[Image: http://www.tipard.com/image/guide/mac-dvd-ripper/main.jpg ]
Step 2: Choose the output format and set the exact parameters
Click “Profile” drop down arrow to choose the output format you want.
Click “Settings” to set the exact video and audio parameters to fit for your player.
[Image: http://www.tipard.com/image/guide/mac-dvd-ripper/settings.jpg ]
Step 3: Click “Start” button to begin the conversion

Only a few minutes, you can complete your conversion.
More editing functions:
1. Set audio track and subtitles for your converted video
“Audio Track” and “Subtitle” are under the preview window
2. Get any time-length video clips
Click “Trim” button to open the trim window, you can set the exact begin and end time for your clips or just drag the slider bar.
[Image: http://www.tipard.com/image/guide/mac-dvd-ripper/trim.jpg ]
3. Adjust the video play region
Click “Crop” to open the crop window to crop off the black edges around your video or adjust any video play region. You can also set the video play ratio when playing on player: keep original, full screen, 16:9, 4:3.
[Image: http://www.tipard.com/image/guide/mac-dvd-ripper/crop.jpg ]
4. Set the video effect
Click “Effect” to adjust the video Brightness, Contrast, Saturation and Volume for you to get the perfect playing effect.
5. Join several chapters of your DVD into one file
Select the chapters that you want to join, and then pick “Merge into one file”. After conversion, these chapters will be saved into one file.
Part 2:How to rip and edit DVD with a powerful  DVD rip software (http://www.tipard.com/dvd-ripper.html)(For Windows)

Step 0: Download and install Tipard DVD Ripper (http://www.tipard.com/download/dvd-ripper.exe).
Step 1: Click “Load DVD” button to load your DVD. 

This professional DVD Ripper can load three DVD source, you can load your DVD from DVD drive, DVD folder in your PC and also IFO file. 

[Image: http://www.tipard.com/image/guide/dvd-ripper-main.jpg ] 

Step 2:Select the output video format you want from the “Profile” drop-down list.
Step 3:Click the “Start” button to begin your conversion.
You can have a coffee or have a walk now! In a short while the conversion will be finished.

The Mac Version has the same the functions with the Windows Version.

Before you start to crop your movie video, you can select an output aspect ratio from the Zoom Mode. There are four choices available: Keep Original, Full Screen, 16:9 and 4:3. After you select an output aspect ratio and finish the crop, the result can be previewed in the Preview window of the program main interface. 

Good news:
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