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What is the preferrable way to archive a private DVD collection?

The problem: a big collection (about 100 DVDs) of old home videos which have been burned to DVDs. Some of them are already damaged and are barely playable (often depending on the used DVD player). ...
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What is the fastest way to rip DVDs to my PC?

I have quite a slow PC with only 2GB of RAM, Intel Pentium Dual Core 2GHz, Windows 7. I'm using the latest version of handbrake to try and rip a 2 and a half hour DVD but it says it will take 11 ...
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How to Keep Video and Audio in Sync When Ripping a DVD?

I have been using the freeware version of the WinX DVD Ripper (http://www.winxdvd.com/dvd-ripper/) to rip some DVDs. The DVDs that I have been ripping are not the DVDs that a person would buy in a ...
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How to use ffmpeg to rip part of a VOB file

I want to convert a VOB file to another video format using ffmpeg. The video that I'm interested in is found in the first half of the VOB file. Is there a way to convert only the part that I'm ...
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Ripping sound from avi video file to mp3? (on Windows)

Ripping sound from .avi video file to .mp3? (on Windows) What software (free) can do the task ?
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1answer
107 views

Ripping sound from online video? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ripping sound from online video through soundcard? Edit from the author: This thread is NOT duplicate, but an extension of a very limited question. Please let this ...
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1answer
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Ripping sound from online video through soundcard?

There are a couple of videos on the Web whose soundtracks I'd like to rip so I can listen to them at the gym, but all of the web apps like KeepVid that I tried failed downloading them. As a ...
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1answer
456 views

How can I rip a DVD but merge/join episodes

Some background. I have the Pink Panther Collection, they have about 30 episodes on each DVD. Now I want to watch this on my $MobileDevice. So I went and converted it to both m4v and avi. This of ...
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Episode by episode DVD Rip to AVI on Windows 7

I'm looking for a Windows tool to rip DVD files to AVI files. VidCode looks cool, but it wants to convert the whole DVD (all files in the VIDEO_TS folder) to one AVI. I would like to pull each ...
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1answer
327 views

Fix Video timelines

So, I have been going through and riping all of my DVD's and it seems that the way to get the highest quality out of these is to have DVD Shrink de-encrypt, rip, and decompress, the DVD's. After that ...
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1answer
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How Can I Edit a DVD Already Burned to Disc?

I have been asked to edit a DVD - specifically doing the following: Add chapter markers Add chapter selection menu Combine two shorter discs into one I would like to know if there is software that ...
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1answer
889 views

Ripping Blu-Ray for Xbox 360 with Minimal Encoding

What's the best way to rip a Blu-ray disc to an Xbox 360 compatible format, while preferably maintaining surround sound and as little video encoding as possible? As far as I can tell, the 360 ...
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1answer
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Splicing from a weird DVD-format

I have a DVD full of video clips. I want to exact only some of these clips. I tried to use mplayer/mencoder's nice feature of Edit Decision List (EDL). However, the video timer seems to constantly ...
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Problem getting video from DVD

I have a DVD that a customer needs me to pull ~5 minutes of video from, and convert it to FLV to play on their website. I downloaded AVS Video Converter and tried to use it to convert the VOB file to ...
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Playing Video Rips Using Windows Media Center

How do I play H264/XVid rips using Windows Media Center?