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DVDFab DVD Ripper for Mac to MP4 mode

DVDFab DVD Ripper for Mac is a universal DVD Converter designated for Mac environment which supports to convert DVD to many video files with brilliant quality and flexible settings.


The following tutorial will walk you through the journey of converting DVD movies to MP4 video on Mac:


(Note: We use ISO file as source for this demonstration)


1 > Launch DVDFab DVD Ripper and load the source:

1.1 Start DVDFab and navigate to DVD Ripper MP4 mode, then click the ISO disc icon right behind the source selecting box to load the ISO file you are going to convert;



Sidenote: If your source is original DVD disc, just insert it to your optical drive, DVDFab will access the disc upon loading; If your source is DVD folder from HDD, just click the yellow folder icon next to the disc icon to load.

1.2 After loading, choose the title (Main Title) you want to convert at the center, the audio track and subtitle stream at the upper and lower windows right on the main interface respectively; choose one location from your HDD to save the resulting video file and select one profile (Optional: generic.mp4.h264.mp3) from the drop-down menu at bottom;



Sidenote: You can preview the title via the built-in video player at the bottom left corner before converting;

You can feel free to display forced subtitles or not. It’s up to you.

Additional option: Select the chapters you want to convert, in case you need just part of the movie, by clicking “Title Start/End Settings”



2 > Personalize Conversion Settings:

Click “Edit” to direct you to Conversion Setting window, where you have your own options to edit all the parameters, say, Frame Resolution, size, frame rate of the output video, and also the bite rate of the output audio etc. If you do not want to change them, just leave them to DVDFab, the default setting will meet your common needs.



3 > Specialize Video Effect Settings:

Click “Video Effect Settings” button to open this window, where you can do following:

3.1 Click “Resize” to define the Source Aspect Ratio or customize your output size;



3.2 Click “Crop” to edit the displaying part of the output video at your will;



Sidenote: At the bottom left corner are the detailed information

“OK” this window and back to main interface.

4> Start to convert:

Press the “Start” button to trigger the conversion process:

4.1 Trace the progress at this window, the detailed information will be included here, even the error code, if there is any;



4.2 Preview the processing progress visually;



4.3 You also have the option to shut down your Mac automatically when the conversion is done



5> End of the conversion task:

After a cup of tea, you will be popped up by a window called “Process Completed Successfully”, “OK” it.