The act of taking the content of a CD or DVD and putting it into a file or files.

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Best way to rip DVD movies to ISO files

I'm trying to backup my DVD collection. I have Handbrake, and will eventually experiment with the best settings to use. For now, I'd like to backup the DVD's to ISO files, that i can mount and then ...
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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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Multi-core DVD ripping/encoding on the Mac

A friend of mine likes ripping DVDs to his Mac. He’s currently on an ancient machine, and is about to upgrade to either a MacBook Pro or an iMac. Just wondering if any of the Mac DVD ripping software ...
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Mac OS X CD ripping speed

I am using vobcopy (installed via macports) to rip DVDs on a mac. I have been doing this for a while on linux with no problems. On the mac however, it is VERY slow. I am guessing that somehow the DVD ...
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Good DVD ripper - for Divx [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: DVD ripper for Windows Rip DVD on Linux Best Mac OS X DVD Ripper I'm currently going through my DVD collection, and digitising it, to allow me to watch it on a media ...
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Ubuntu 9.04: Ripping CDs with grip?

I tried to rip a CD tonight, and couldn't figure out how to configure grip - /dev/cdrom doesn't seem to be the mount point for music CDs any more. How can I configure grip to find CDs? Update: ...
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What is the best file format/bit rate to rip tracks from a CD into iTunes? [closed]

I know it sounds subjective but its not meant to be. I am very new to ripping CD's using iTunes, and I'm confused over the different formats available. I have read Wikipedia regarding the AAC and ...
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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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Sound Juicer does not rescan CDs

I want to rip CD tracks to MP3 to play on a Sandisk MP3 player. My system is Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty). I installed Sound Juicer and got it to work on one CD. But now it is the only CD that SJ will ...
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Convert DVD to a flash application (including menus)

I was wondering if it is possible to convert a dvd to a flash application which I could then embed in a website. What I am looking for is not simply ripping the video, but something that encodes the ...
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How would one encode a cd as streaming wma (19kbs or 37kbs)?

I'm looking for either a way to shave time by direct encoding or a way to streamline the process further. Currently the method that I'm using is as follows. Rip the track with CDex ...
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Ripping software for Mac [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best Mac OS X DVD Ripper So handbrake will rip dvds and encode them, but what if they are protected? Is there any application out there which will remove any digital ...
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How to create video file from DVD

I want to take the DVD video slideshow that I got from my wedding photographer, and put the video on youtube (I have permission, I made sure to get the non-exclusive rights to use anything she created ...
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How do I extract a movie from a DVD to put them on another CD?

I have some Movie DVDs, there are 3-4 movies in a DVD and I want to extract some particular movies from the DVDs to save them on another CD. Please let me know how can I do that. I am using windows ...
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Rip subtitles from DVD?

What software (on windows) do I need (and what is best) to rip subtitles from DVD's, so they are stored in a separate file, that can be used with vobsub or similar?
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Best Mac OS X DVD Ripper [closed]

I want to rip a DVD on OS X, but don't know what software to use. Is there free open source software? What is the best software for ripping on OS X?
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Rip DVD on Linux

I want to rip a DVD and store it in a good and compressed format. What software to use for that and what is the best format; I want best quality and low file size. +1 if I don't have to install any ...
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How to convert .ogg to .mp3?

Ubuntu ripped a CD for me into audio files but they are all .ogg format which I can't play on my MP3 player. How can I convert .ogg files to .mp3 files?
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What is a method for dvd back up to hdd that can still be written to dvd or ipod later? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the best way to back up an entire library of dvds? Here is my scenerio: I have several hundred dvds that i want to back up digitally. I have unlimited harddisk ...
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What tool can I use to to rip DVD movies? [closed]

What tool can I use to to rip DVD movies? I have used "Dr. DivX" long back. Is there any better tool to rip DVDs?
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Completely automated DVD insert-rip-compress-eject workflow

(Partially inspired by this question.) Background: I have a PC hidden away behind an HD LCD in custom-built entertainment center. The only visible part of the PC is an external DVD drive, mounted ...
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How can you rip a DVD using VLC media player on Mac OSX?

I want to be able to rip DVD's on my Mac using VLC media player.
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Distributed Audio CD ripping and encoding farm [closed]

I'm seeking recommendations for ripping audio CDs and encoding them to ogg vorbis (preferred) or mp3 format. Although most of my new music acquisitions are already in digital format, I've got a ...
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DVD ripper for Windows

I am looking for a good DVD ripper software for Windows. Looking for something that will easily rip the raw bits DVD to hard drive without any loss of quality. Looking for something that will easily ...
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Software to get audio from home DVDs?

Not for illegal use! I have some home movies and footage from a wedding, and I'd like to easily 'rip' or extract the audio to WAV/MP3/etc. If the audio came off as one big file, I am proficient ...
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Playing Video Rips Using Windows Media Center

How do I play H264/XVid rips using Windows Media Center?
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Rip a website via HTTP to download images, HTML and CSS

I need to rip a site via HTTP. I need to download the images, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript as well as organize it in a file system. Does anyone know how to do this?