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Old Jan 06, 2008, 11:52 PM
raybenjaminfl raybenjaminfl is offline
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This article is composed of the following three parts:
[B]1.[/B] How to rip DVD on Mac
[B]2.[/B] How to convert video on Mac
[B]3.[/B] Three useful tips

[B][i]Part 1: How to Rip DVD on Mac[/i][/B]

Want to convert your DVD movies for iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, Zune, PSP and a lot more mobile devices on Mac operation system? [U]Wondershare DVD Ripper for Mac[/U] is a great solution for Mac OS users who want to convert their DVD to almost all video formats for most popular mobile devices, complete with options to select DVD audio track and subtitle, crop DVD video, trim DVD length, and set video effects and so on. After the program is installed, just follow the steps below to rip DVD to all popular mobile players:

[B]Step 1: Import DVD Movies[/B]

Click the Load DVD button, select the folder of your DVD movie, and click OK. If the movie is on your disc drive, you can just select the drive and click OK. Or click the Load IFO button, open the folder of your DVD movie, and you will find two folders in it: AUDIO_TS and VIDEO_TS. Open the VIDEO_TS folder, select all the IFO files, and then click OK. After the movie is loaded, you can see all the chapters and titles in it, and then you can check the ones you want to convert. If you want to convert the whole movie, you can just keep all the titles or chapters checked.

[B]Step 2: Output Settings[/B]

After your DVD movie is loaded, you can start to set output settings:
[B]1.[/B] Select an output format from the Format drop-down list. Just select an format according to the device you want to put
[B]2.[/B] Click the Settings button to set encoding settings including video resolution, frame rate, bit rate and video encoder, audio encoding settings including sample rate, channel, bit rate and audio encoder.
[B]3.[/B] Name each title/chapter in the Output Filename field, and select the subtitle and audio track for the titles/chapters.
[B]Note:[/B] You can check the "Merger into one file" option to join all the selected DVD titles/chapters into one file instead of creating a separated file for each title/chapter.

[B]Step 3:[/B] Click the Start button to start the conversion. And all you need to do now is to wait for the conversion to be finished. The remaining time will be shown on conversion window for your reference.

[B][i]Part 2: How to Convert Video on Mac[/i][/B]

And you can use [U]Wondershare Video Converter for Mac[/U] to convert video files downloaded from the Internet or taken by our digital cameras to iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, PSP, Creative Zen and a lot more mobile players, along with very useful editing functions. It has both a Power PC version and an Intel PC version, and you can just install the right program depending on your CPU. It also fully supports the newest Apple OS X Leopard. After the program is installed, just follow the steps below to convert video to all mobile players:

[B]Step 1: Add Video files[/B]

Click the Add button, and the program will let you browse your computer hard drive. Select the video files you want to convert and click OK.

[B]Step 2: Output Settings[/B]

After adding video files, you can start to set output settings for each file:
[B]1.[/B] Select an output format from the Format drop-down list. Just select an format according to the player which you want to put your videos on.
[B]2.[/B] Click the Settings button to set encoding settings including video resolution, frame rate, bit rate and video encoder, audio encoding settings including sample rate, channel, bit rate and audio encoder.
[B]3.[/B] Click the Browse button to specify an output folder to save the converted files.
[B]Note 1:[/B] If you want to convert all the added files into one format with the same encoding parameters, you can just click the "Apply to All" button.
[B]Note 2:[/B] You can check the "Merger into one file" option to convert all the added video files into a single file.

[B]Step 3:[/B] Click the Start button to start the conversion. And all you need to do now is to wait for the conversion to be finished. The remaining time will be shown on conversion window for your reference.

[B][i]Part 3: Three Useful Tips[/i][/B]

[B]Tip 1: Trim Movie[/B]

If you just want to convert a clip from your DVD/Video, you can click the Trim icon to capture a clip. In the Trim window, you can trim the length of the current title/chapter by either dragging the Start Time and End Time sliders or setting the time parameters in each corresponding field.

[B]Tip 2: Crop Video[/B]

If your DVD movie/video has black sides, you can use this Crop function to remove them. Click the Crop icon to open the Crop window, and set the video crop area by dragging the crop frame or setting the four crop parameters (Top, Bottom, Left and Right).

[B]Tip 3: Movie Effect [/B]

If you want to change the original video effect, you can click the Effect icon to set the video brightness, contrast, saturation, and even audio volume. You can also choose to apply a special effect to your DVD movie/video from the available effects including Gray, Emboss and Negative.
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Old Jan 07, 2008, 08:16 PM
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If you want to get both of them, just get [U]Wondershare DVD Ripper Suite for Mac[/U], which is bundled by them.
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Old Jan 12, 2008, 12:33 AM
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a good site about how to protect dvd, rip dvd, edit dvd, convert dvd, enhance dvd for mac os (including leopard) users.
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Old Jan 22, 2008, 02:20 AM
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Is this program compatible with the newly released MacBook Air?
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Old Jan 25, 2008, 01:52 AM
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if you use windows os, you can also use wondershare dvd ripper and video converter to help you rip dvd and convert video to all popular video/audio formats that can be accepted by iPod touch, iPod nano, iPod classic, iPod video, iPhone, PSP, Apple TV, Creative Zen, some Mobile Phone and a lot more mobile devices.
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Old Jan 25, 2008, 02:59 AM
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