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MacX iPod DVD Ripper Guide – How to Rip DVD to iPod Apple TV as well as MP4 MOV M4V MP3 on Mac OS

MacX iPod DVD Ripper – The best DVD to iPod ripper on Mac is designed to convert commercial DVD and homemade DVD smoothly and easy. It rips DVD to iPod, Apple TV, as well as MP4, MOV, M4V, MP3, AC3 and AAC. Boasting unique DVD analysis technology, this Mac DVD ripper for iPod continuously updates to support decrypting DVDs with the latest copy protections such as Fast and Furious 6, Star Trek Into Darkness, Despicable Me 2, The Great Gatsby, Iron Man 3, Man Of Steel, etc. This guide will show you how to use MacX iPod DVD Ripper to rip DVD to iPod, MP4, MOV, etc on Mac OS X, as well as other bonus features you will like on this iPod DVD ripper for Mac.

How to Use MacX iPod DVD Ripper

How to rip DVD to iPod Touch 5, iPod Class, Apple TV, MP4, MOV, MP3, etc with this DVD to iPod ripper for Mac?

How to rip DVD to iPod, Apple TV, MP4, MOV, etc on Mac OS using MacX iPod DVD Ripper? The following will show you a step-by-step guide to complete the DVD ripping tasks. First, download and install MacX iPod DVD Ripper.

Step 1. Import DVD Movie. Run MacX iPod DVD Ripper, load DVD by clicking "DVD Disc", ISO image by clicking "ISO Image" or DVD folder by clicking "Folder".

Step 2: Choose the Output Format. Choose the output format from the drop-down list. Here we take ripping DVD to iPod Touch 5 for instance. Go Apple Device -> to iPod Video -> iPod Touch 5 (MPEG4) or iPod Touch 5(H.264). Then click "Done" button.

Step 3: Select Output Folder. Click the "Browse" button to choose the path where you want to save the output files in.

1. To improve the output video quality, you can select "High Quality Engine". If your original video is interleaving video, select "Deinterlacing" and the Advanced De-interlace Accelerator can convert it to progressive scanning video with much clearer image.
2. You can also set the CPU core use to enhance the conversion speed. When you encounter problem during the conversion, select safe mode to have a try.
3. Choose "Safe Mode" to smooth the conversion process. But the DVD ripping under Safe Mode takes a little more time than normal mode.

Step 4: Start Conversion. After finishing the above steps, click the "RUN" button to start DVD ripping on Mac OS, you could view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime.


How to Rip DVD with the Latest Copy Protection Measures?

Most DVDs are encrypted with DVD Copy Protections and come with 99 titles. MacX iPod DVD Ripper support ripping DVD movies of all types of copy protections put in place by DVD publishers. It removes CSS encryption, Sony ARccOS, RCE region protection, UOPs, as well as Disney new DVD copy protections and helps to choose the correct title for you before DVD ripping.

You can also choose DVD title manually (Optional).

1. Play the DVD movies first with DVD player software. When it comes to main content of the movie, please check the DVD title and record the title number.
2. Find the title number you record and tick it.
3. Select your targeted video/device and destination folder. You are good to go!

Tips: This iPod DVD ripper for Mac can detect the correct title, so that you can rip DVD from the main movie content in correct order without choosing the DVD title manually. Just follow the 4 steps mentioned above if you want to rip protected DVD to MP4, MOV, MP3, iPod, Apple TV, etc.


Crop Frame Size, Remove Black Bars, Change Aspect Ratio to Better Fit iPod Screen

Select "Edit" tab of the DVD movie to be ripped, click "Enable Crop" button and adjust your video's aspect ratio to Full Screen, 16:9, 4:3, 1:1 to better fit your iPod screen. Or you can cut off unwanted area and remove black bars by dragging the resizable handle and frame. Once you finish your setting, press "Done" to confirm.


Trim Video to Get Favorite Segment

Select "Edit" button, the submenu Trim window allows you to adjust the duration of the video segment by dragging the left or right bar under the video preview windows or modify the "Start Time" and "End time" with values directly.


Choose Subtitle Track and Language, Add External Subtitle to the Movie

Select "Edit" tab of the video need to convert, click "Enable subtitle" button to add built-in subtitle tracks to the video or you can load an external subtitle file (.srt) to the movie. If you don't have a subtitle file yet, go to to search and download one for free.


Bonus Features to Adjust Parameter Setting, Merge Several Titles, Edit File Name, Extract Picture.

1. Button 1 allows to select several titles and click "Merge titles" to combine them into one.

2. Button 2 "SET TAG" lets you edit the file name as you want.

3. Button 3 enables you to adjust frame rate, resolution, bite rate, audio channel, etc according to your advanced need.

4. Button 4 permits you to take picture appearing in the movie and store as PNG.