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By Bella Brown to DVD ripper, copy DVD|Last updated on Nov 9, 2018

Have You Encountered Such Predicaments for Mac DVD Copying

▶ Travelling abroad for business is often the case for me. But it's really a chore to lug round a ton of DVDs for watching on my MacBook Pro. Any solution to watch DVD without the disc inserted into my MacBook Pro's hard drive? Thanks for your suggestions. - Bryan

▶ I want to make copies of my home movies, which are on DVDs, so that I have a duplicate set. Can I do this myself using my MacBook? - Maggie

▶ I have lots of TV series on DVD like Prison Break, Gossip Girl, etc. But to my disappointment, MacBook Air is devoid of DVD drive, which means I cannot watch my precious DVD movies on my Mac.

DVD is a double-edged sword, which helps us kill the boring time and have a good visual experience, but on the other hand, its inconvenience and fragility also embarrass MacBook users. Ever wondered to liberate your movies or TV shows off DVD collections for forever keeping or on-the-go playback, or solve the problems such as DVDs won't play on Mac, DVD player not playing disc? Wanna watch DVD movies on MacBook even without DVD drive? For a variety of reasons, it's better to copy DVD to MacBook. How to create a copy from DVD discs to MacBook? Technically, you can seek help from some DVD copy and ripping software available for MacBook to fulfill the task. In this article, we'll introduce a useful DVD ripper for Macbook to meet your needs.

Copy DVD to Macbook

Copy DVD on Macbook and Rip DVD to MP4/M4V/MOV

MacX DVD Ripper Pro can make 1:1 image copy of DVD on Macbook (Pro/Air) and fast rip both common/copy protected DVDs to MP4, MOV, M4V, etc for playback on Mac, iPhone iPad Android on the go. Support Mac OS X 10.5 to 10.15 macOS Catalina.

Best Mac-Stylish DVD Ripper for DVD Backup on macOS (Catalina incl.)

MacX DVD Ripper Pro is professional yet easy-to-use DVD to MacBook copy and ripper program that is highly acclaimed among massive Mac users. Based on Mac platforms (OS X 10.5 to 10.13 macOS High Sierra), the top-rated DVD Ripper for Mac helps you not only copy DVD collection to MacBook at 1:1 ratio, but also experience a fast DVD conversion to copy DVD to hard drive of Retina MacBook Pro/Air, Mac Mini, iMac 5K/4K, Mac Pro, etc. You can also convert DVD to iTunes, MOV, MP4, FLV, AVI, MPEG, etc of no scruples, regardless of copy protections as CSS, region code, Sony ARccOS protection or latest Disney copy Protection, etc.

Why Does the DVD Copier for Mac Software Outperform Competitors

How to Copy DVD and Rip DVD to MacBook with Ease

Being poised to be the best DVD ripper for Mac, this program supports all Mac-based platforms and iOS 8/9/10/11-based devices, like transfer DVD to MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac Mini, iMac 5K/4K, DVD to iPad, iPhone, iPod, etc.

Step 1: Load DVD by Clicking "DVD Disc" or "DVD Folder" button
Free download and run this DVD ripper for MacBook, click "DVD Disc" or "DVD Folder" button to import the DVD on your MacBook Air/Pro (Macbook Pro supported).

Step 2: Choose Output Format.

With the help of Mac DVD ripper, you can select to convert DVD to MP4, MKV, MOV, MPEG, etc as output format or choose to import DVD to iPhone (XS/XS Max), iPad Pro/Air/Mini, iPod Touch, Samsung, Kindle, PSP, etc.

1. You are advised to choose MOV as the output format as it is playable on Macbook's naive QuickTime player.

2. For a lossless DVD to DVD copy on Macbook, don't forget to rip DVD to ISO image as you can later burn it to DVD with iDVD.

3. For the fastest DVD backup, you are suggested to choose the main title copy, which manages to finish copying in less than 5 minutes.

Copy and Rip DVD to MacBook

Step 3. Choose Output Folder
Click "Browse" button in output setting area and select a destination folder to save your converted video.

Step 4. Start Ripping
Click the "RUN" button to start to rip DVD to Mac. The above steps are also applicable to tutorial to copy DVD to iMac.

Test on New DVD Movie Backup for Macbook

Rip DVD to I Am Warth (01:30:37, 4.7GB) to H.264
Movie Name Main Title Output Format for Store/Play/Upload/Edit Quality/File Size/Speed Settings
Finding Dory 0 or Safe Mode 1. Copy DVD to ISO for storing on Macbook hard drive or burning.
2. MP4 for Macbook QT player or other devices.
3. Rip DVD to FLV, WMV with smaller size for YouTube upload.
4. Rip DVD to MOV, MP4 for editing in iMovie/FCP.
1. Make full use of CPU core, up to 8, to speed up the DVD copying process.
2. Check the boxes of Use High-Quality Engine and Deinterlacing to ensure a high-quality DVD ripping on Macbook .
3. Check the box of Safe Mode if any error occurs.
4. Keep the parameter settings unchanged for a balancing file size, quality and ripping speed.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 Title 23
Toy Story 3 Title 36

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Note: MacXDVD software calls for backing up and copying DVD under the concept of Fair Use and does not encourage any illegal reproduction or distribution of copyrighted content. Please abide by the local DVD copyright law before doing it.

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