Why do we need convert DVD to video TS first for burning to DVD? Generally, DVD contents have two folders in the root directory – AUDIO_TS and VIDEO_TS. The VIDEO_TS folder contains all the DVD's video data and playback information. There's the handy software tool MacX DVD Ripper Pro which can copy DVD to video TS for burning and rip protected DVD to MP4, MOV, MPEG, FLV, AVI, MKV which can be played on a variety of software or portable devices. Besides this, it enables you to convert DVD straight to iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Android, PSP, etc.
To make a copy of DVD with MacX DVD Ripper Pro, the first step is to convert DVD to Video_TS. But it is not an easy task for general DVD ripping software, since DVD movies released by Disney, Sony, Paramount, etc recently are all protected by copy protections, such as RCE, CSS encryption, Sony ARccOS DVD protection, Disney New DVD Copy Protection, APS, UOP, etc. Will MacX DVD Ripper Pro be able to do this job? The answer is absolutely YES. It allows you to rip any encrypted DVD to video TS by getting rid of all the copy protections.
Tips: MacX DVD Ripper Pro helps to make 1:1 copy from protected DVD to ISO image which is equivalent to a compresssed format of Video_TS and Audio_TS. That's to say, you can extract Video_TS from ISO simply through decompression and finish copying protected DVD to Video_TS easily.
Then how to burn the output video TS folder to DVD on Mac? As we all know that "Finder" on Mac provides the ability of burning files to DVD if you already have a DVD buner on your computer. But not all the files burn to DVD can be playable by your DVD Player, except Video TS. So this is why we should rip DVD movies to video TS first. All you need to do now is to insert the DVD you want to copy and right click the video TS folder converted from the original, then choose Burn to Disc to start the DVD burning process.
The output of the DVD copied is almost the same as the original DVD. You could play them with your familiar DVD Player or keep the DVD you purchased in safe from scratch or any damages.
Besides converting DVD to video TS, MacX DVD Ripper Pro can also convert DVD to MPEG, DVD to MKV, DVD to MP4, DVD to FLV, etc so that you can watch them with your familiar video player, on popular portable devices, or upload to internet.
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