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If you have a new DVD and want to copy it to a DVD, you can do so by
Got a new DVD and want to make a backup for yourself or to share within the family? You can easily do this if the DVD is unprotected, but in many cases the original DVD comes with copy protection. These protections exist to prevent illegal copying of copyrighted works. However, this also prevents you from creating backups of the content you have purchased. There are many DVD copying software available on the market to remove such protections. Using them takes a few minutes and helps you make DVD copies easily.
You can use the following software to copy DVDs.
DVDFab is a premium quality DVD utility that can rip, copy, or burn DVDs. It can copy DVDs on Windows 10, Windows 7, and Mac. It is the best DVD copy software to get high quality video along with editing features at high speed. You can customize DVD multimedia files before burning them to another disc. The best thing about using DVDFab is that you get a complete toolbox for copying, editing, ripping, converting, and creating videos.
Let's take a look together below at how to copy a DVD to a blank DVD disc.
Step 1: Download and install the software
This DVD Copy software is available for both Windows and Mac operating systems.
Step 2: Insert the disc into your DVD drive.
DVDFab will automatically detect the DVD and start reading. If this does not happen, you can launch the DVDFab application and wait for the disc to be read.
Step 4: Select the "Copy" option.
As you can see in the image above, DVDFab shows all the details about the DVD copy process we are going through. It shows all the titles and chapters to be copied along with the audio and subtitle tracks. You can change any track you want on the copied DVD. Likewise, you can change the audio track and subtitles to the ones you want.
By default, only the main movie title is automatically detected and selected for copying. This helps to ensure that the space occupied by the output DVD is minimized. To add a title or copy another title, click the Select Other Titles button to make the change.
An NFO file is basically all the metadata of a DVD stored in a file in a particular format. This format is recognized by Plex, Kodi, Emby, and DVDFab MovieServer. This means that loading this disc into one of these will allow the user to view all such details. This allows users to playback smoothly and quickly. For example, season and episode numbers can be added to the title track.
The process begins by reading the contents of the original DVD and asking you to insert a blank DVD. This is how to copy a DVD with DVDFab.
You can also save the output in ISO format or as a movie folder on your computer. To do this, use the button near the bottom section. to the destination path to save to. The first button is for copying the DVD in ISO format and the second button is for copying the DVD in movie folder format.
The first button is for copying a DVD in ISO format.
DVD Copy Software
If you occasionally need DVD copy software and it does not make sense to invest in a paid tool, free tools are available.
The first open source tool to copy DVDs for free on Mac or Windows is Handbrake. You can find it here https://handbrake.frからHandbrakeをダウンロードしてインストールします. To use it, you need Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 10 or Mac.
Step 1: Launch Handbrake software and click on Source. Select the DVD option.
Step 2: Browse for and select a file and load it into the application. It will take a few minutes to read the file. Any formatting or other problems will be indicated on the screen.
Step 3: Click the Browse button labeled Destination at the bottom of the screen. Select the path where you want to save the output file and specify a file name.
Step 4: Click "Start Encoding" to begin the process of copying the DVD. Depending on the size of your media file, this may take some time.
Step 5: Remove the DVD from the drive and insert a blank DVD. As soon as you insert a blank DVD, the operating system will ask if you want to burn the DVD. Select the option and add the media files you have previously ripped using Handbrake to copy the DVD to this blank disc. You can also use another open source tool, such as DVDStyler, to burn the data ripped by Handbrake.
Handbrake is a very efficient tool, but not so user-friendly for everyone. It is not easy to remove unwanted chapters, subtitles, and audio from a DVD using Handbrake.
Handbrake is a very efficient tool, but it is not so user-friendly for everyone.
This is a free copy DVD software to help you create DVDs on Windows OS. It is a no-frills free DVD copy utility ideal for creating direct clones of DVDs. It supports copying DVDs to ISO or movie format folders. However, it does not support copying protected DVDs or making changes to the output DVD.
The good thing about this tool is that it offers numerous features such as creating DVDs with your own files, burning ISOs, creating DVD covers, etc.
For personal use, this tool is completely free. The disadvantage of this tool is that you must first copy the DVD to ISO and then burn the ISO to DVD. The good thing is that, unlike Handbrake, you can perform both steps with one tool. There is no option to change the contents of the output DVD. You can only duplicate the DVD exactly. There are a lot of additional tools that you will be asked to download when you install this software. If you find them useless, you can decide to refuse to install them.
This is another free tool that is lightweight and allows you to copy DVDs for free in a few steps. The first window has four options: clone DVD disc, burn DVD from folder, copy DVD to folder, and save DVD to video file. If you want to copy DVD to DVD one-to-one, select the Clone DVD option.
If you already have a movie folder on your computer, select the Burn DVD from folder option. Select the "Copy DVD to folder" option if you want to copy the DVD to your computer, or select the "Save DVD to video file" option if you want to rip the main media file. This tool seems to be slower than the other tools listed above. Analyzing the DVD disc took a lot of time. After that, the DVD burning process was smooth and quick.
The DVD burning process was smooth and quick.
Here we have selected only four proven DVD copy software. Check out this article Top 10 DVD Copy Software.
3.1 How do I copy a DVD to my computer?
DVDs can be copied to your computer in two formats. You can create an ISO or a movie folder. Both of these are possible using DVDFab Copy DVD or any of the other free tools mentioned above. With ISO, you can burn another disc or mount it when you need to get the same experience as playing a DVD. Copying a DVD to a movie folder has the advantage of allowing you to use individual components of the DVD. You can copy the main track of a movie without needing the entire DVD content.
Copying a DVD
3.3.1 How do I copy a protected DVD?
Not all copy DVD applications can copy copy protected DVDs. This feature is provided by some applications such as DVDFab or Handbrake.
To get a free digital copy of a DVD, you need to remove the DVD protection. Use an application such as DVDFab or Handbrake to create an unprotected DVD copy.
Copying DVDs to a flash drive is the easiest way to share DVDs. The best way to copy DVDs to a flash drive is to create a Movie folder. Use DVDFab Copy DVD, Handbrake, or AWS Free Disk Creator to create an unprotected Movie folder on a USB disk.
If you want to be creative and create professional quality DVDs, it is important to have a professional DVD Copy application. DVDFab DVD Copy provides you with an easy-to-use tool that allows you to control the most minute customization of your DVD copy. The performance of DVDFab Copy DVD is far more advanced than its competitors. With DVDFab DVD Copy, you get the highest quality audio and video. Numerous additional features are available, including chapter, title, subtitle, and audio selection. The best thing about this DVD copy tool is that it is very easy to use for new users because of all these features.
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