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User Guide of MacXDVD's Free DVD Ripper Software - How to Free Rip DVD to Mac, MP4, MOV, iTunes, etc

MacXDVD comprises many other DVD ripper freeware including free DVD to MP4 converter, free DVD to AVI converter, free DVD to MOV converter, free DVD to FLV converter, free iPad DVD ripper, free iPhone DVD ripper, free iTunes DVD ripper, etc. You can use these 100% free DVD ripper for Mac to backup homemade and commercial DVDs including the latest DVDs like Fast 8, Beauty and the Beast, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, Wonder Woman, etc. It helps to rip any DVD movie to MOV, MPEG, FLV, MP4, H.264, AVI, etc and can free convert them to iPad, iPhone, Android, etc. Moreover, these DVD ripper freeware allows you to trim and crop video to make it personalized and add external subtitle at your disposal. This guide will take MacX DVD Ripper Mac Free Edition as an example and show you how to rip DVDs to popular video formats on Mac OS X, as well as other bonus features you will like on this free DVD ripper for Mac.

How to Use MacX DVD Ripper Mac Free Edition

How to Free Rip DVD on Mac OS to MOV, MP4, FLV, AVI, MP3, etc with MacXDVD General DVD Ripper Freeware

How to rip DVD to MP4, MOV, FLV, AVI, MP3, etc on Mac OS using MacXDVD general DVD ripper freeware? The following will show you a step-by-step guide to complete the DVD ripping tasks with MacX DVD Ripper Free Edition. First, download and install MacX DVD Ripper Mac Free Edition.

Step 1. Import DVD Movie. Run free Mac 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 MP4 for instance. Go Mac General Video -> MP4(MPEG4) or MP4(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 DVD Ripper Mac Free Edition 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 Mac free DVD ripper 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, iTunes, Apple TV, etc.


Trim Video Segment, Crop the Video Size, Add Subtitle to Video before DVD Ripping

1. Click "DVD Disc" button to import source DVD movie

2. Select the output video or audio format from the drop-down list like DVD to MP4, DVD to MOV, DVD to FLV, DVD to AVI, DVD to iTunes, etc.

3. Select "Edit" tab from the main interface. Then the edit tab pops up with "General", "Subtitle", "Trim" and "Crop& Expand" for you to choose.

1). For the "Subtitle" button, you can choose the built-in subtitle or plug in external subtitle in .srt to the movie;
2). For the "Trim" button, you can 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 to get your favorite segment.
3). For the "Crop & Expand" button, you are allowed to adjust your video's aspect ratio to Full Screen, 16:9, 4:3, 1:1, or you can adjust the crop area size and position by dragging the resizable handle and frame to suit your mobile device.

4. Click the "Browse" button to choose the path where you want to save the output file in.

5. Click the "RUN" button to start conversion, you could view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime.


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 based on your need.

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