How to Rip and Convert Protected DVD via Mac TheRipper and DVDRipper downloaded from Mac App StorePeople who download DVD Ripper apps from Mac App Store will encounter theproblem of ripping encrypted DVD movies, due to all the DVD Ripper apps on Mac AppStore don’t support encrypted DVD ripping because of the App Store submission rules.However, if you are good at discovering, you can get the problem solved easily by somefree useful tools.Mac TheRipper, which is known as a free DVD ripper (extractor) for Mac OS X, is totallyfree. It allows you extract commercial DVD movies as DVD file to your hard drive, minusall the copy protection and region controls put in place by DVD publishers.Mac TheRipper removes CSS encryption, Macrovision protection, sets the discs regionto 0 for region-free, and is capable of removing RCE region checking. It can also copyARccOS copy-protected DVDs. This is to backup your legally-purchased DVDs onto yourhard drive. And also it is the only thing that Mac TheRipper does. So, if you also wouldlike to rip DVD files to Video and audio compatible with your device or back up it tohard disc, you need the help of DVD Ripper from Mac App Store.Here is the full guide for your reference:Part 1: Remove DVD protection with Mac TheRipper.Step 1: Download and install Mac The Ripper.Download Link:http://www.macupdate.com/download/14414/mactheripper266.dmg.zip Or downloadit on http://www.Mactheripper.org
To install Mac The Ripper, simply mount the .dmg archive by double-clicking it, andcopy the Mac The Ripper application from it to your Applications folder (or whereveryou want it ), along with this Mac The Ripper Manual if you need it.Step 2: Convert DVD for free with Mac The Ripper.Run Mac TheRipper, and insert the source DVD disc. Then, you should set the RCEoptions if applicable. If Mac The Ripper displays DISC RCE: -CLEAR- after scanning theDVD in the drive, you can leave the RCE Region popup menu OFF, as it is by default.Only (and always) set the RCE Region to OFF when it says that RCE is -CLEAR-.Note: If Mac The Ripper displays "DISC RCE: -DETECTED-", you must set the option tothe region in which the DVD was purchased. For example, if you have a DVD that waspurchased in N. America (Region 1), and MacTheRipper says that RCE is detected, youmust set the RCE Region popup menu to RCE 1"
Once youve selected the type of extraction and options you want, you can go back tothe Disc tab and click the GO! button (or hit the Enter or Return key) to start theextraction.Step 3: Finish extracting movie from DVDAfter above processing has been done, You can find a folder in the save location. Theoutput files extracted by Mac The Ripper are saved as .VOB format.Part 2: Use Mac App Store DVD Ripper to Convert DVD files to Video and Audio forDevices.You can choose one of DVD Ripper from Mac App Store, convert DVD files to video andaudio formats compatible with your iPhone, iPad, iPod, PSP, Apple TV, android phonesand other devices directly in 4 steps.Step1. Download and open DVD Ripper from Mac App StoreYou need paid it before download, according Apple payment guide. After downloading,you can find the app in taskbar, the double click the icon to open the DVD Ripper easily.
Step2. Add DVD files to DVD Ripper and select an output format1)Drag DVD files to the interface of the app, or import the DVD files via “Files”menu->”import”->choose ”Load DVD files”;2) Choose the output format like presets for iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV etc. in theformat drop-down list, and set the output file name. If you want to output video forothers like HD Movie or website video for sharing, you can also choose the presets inlist. The DVD Ripper can extract both standard definition videos (AVI, MP4, FLV, MOV,WMV, etc.) and high definition videos (HD MKV, HD WMV, HD MOV, etc.) from DVDswith stunning results.Note: Some DVD Ripper also allows you to edit videos by cropping, trimming, rotating,adding special effects, etc.
Step3. Star conversionClick "Convert" after setting, and DVD Ripper Converter will convert DVD to any setformats for you.Step4. Import the output files to iPad, iPod, iPhone, etc.After the conversion finished, you can transfer the converted files to the players. Forexample, use iTunes to transfer the MP4 video to your iPod, here are the steps:1) Open iTunes and click "File" to add your converted videos to iTunes library.2) Plug in your iPod to your Mac, then iTunes will detect your iPod.3) Select your iPod device on the left panel of iTunes, click "Movies" tab, check the
videos you want to sync and click "Apply", done.About Wondershare SoftwareEstablished in 2003, Wondershare software is dedicated to creating and marketing multimediaWindows and Macintosh applications for both business and home users. For more information, youcan visit the website at: www.wondershare.com