[Wine] How to rip DVD and convert video and burn a DVD

reedsnow wineforum-user at winehq.org
Mon Apr 20 02:47:20 CDT 2009

Our digital life has been much more enriched after the first DVD was released.But few people can make a full use of them.Here I'd like to share with you some skills to help you enjoy the digital world more easily.
1.With Best DVD Ripper software (http://www.macsoftreviews.com/aiseesoft-dvd-ripper.html)-Aiseesoft DVD Ripper to rip your DVDs 
2:With Best Video Converter (http://www.macsoftreviews.com/aiseesoft-total-video-converter.html)-Aiseesoft Total Video Converter to convert your videos on your portable players anywhere and anytime
3.With Cucusoft DVD/VCD/SVCD Creator Pro (http://www.macsoftreviews.com/cucusoft-dvd-creator-pro.html) to burn a DVD and make the effect as your will
The following are the guides to show you how to achieve these goals.
Part 1.How to rip a DVD 
Step 1: Install and run Aiseesoft DVD Ripper (http://www.macsoftreviews.com/download/aiseesoft/as-dvd-ripper-108068.exe).
Step 2: 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. 
Step 3:Select the output video formats you want from the “Profile” drop-down list.
Then you can click the start button to begin the conversion

[Image: http://www.topsevenreviews.com/guide/how-to-rip-and-edit-dvd/dvd-ripper-y.jpg ] 
Also you can edit your video:
1: Capture your favorite picture.
Just click the “Snapshot” button the image will be saved and you can click the “File” next to “Snapshot” button to open your picture. 
You can select the destination of the picture by clicking the “Preferences” button. As default the captured image will be saved at: 
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\My Documents\Aiseesoft Studio\Snapshot
2: Merge videos into one file.
Just check the “merge into one file” option if you want to merge the selected contents into one file  As default the merged file is named after the first selected file (either a title or a chapter)

[Image: http://www.topsevenreviews.com/guide/how-to-rip-and-edit-dvd/formats-y.jpg ]

3: Video Effecting
Click the “Effect” button and a dialog pops up, you can set your video effect here.
Brightness: Drag and click the Brightness adjustment bar to set the brightness of the video.
Contrast: Drag and click the Contrast adjustment bar to set the contrast of the video.
Saturation: Drag and click the Saturation adjustment bar to set the saturation of the video.
Volume: Drag the Volume adjustment bar to set the volume of the audio. 

[Image: http://www.topsevenreviews.com/guide/how-to-rip-and-edit-dvd/effect-y.jpg ]

4: Crop video
You can crop the video by selecting a crop mode or setting the crop values
There are four crop values on the lower right part of the crop window: Top, Bottom, Left and Right. You can set each value to crop your movie video, and the crop frame will move accordingly.

[Image: http://www.topsevenreviews.com/guide/how-to-rip-and-edit-dvd/crop-y.jpg ]

Note: 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.    
Share more: Aiseesoft DVD Ripper can rip your DVD to almost any video formats supported by iPod Classic, iPod Touch, iPod Nano 4, PSP, iPhone (3G), iPhone, Zune, Zune 2, Blackberry, Nokia, Creative Zen, Sony Walkman, iRiver PMP, Archos, PS3, Apple TV, Xbox, iPAQ, Pocket PC, Mobile Phone, etc.

Part 2.How to convert a DVD
Step 1: Install and Run  Aiseesoft Total Video Converter  (http://www.macsoftreviews.com/download/aiseesoft/as-total-video-converter-108068.exe)and then click “Add File” button to add your video.
Step 2. Output format and Settings

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