Leawo DVD Ripper User Guide
Leawo DVD Ripper is the top-rated DVD to video converter software to help people easily convert DVD to video and audio in diverse popular formats. Far more than a DVD to video converter, Leawo DVD Ripper owns multiple functions, like free video converter, free YouTube downloader, video editor, video player, 3D movie creator, etc. Acting as free video converter, it could convert video and audio files between 180+ formats for multiple uses. While performing as free YouTube downloader, it could download and convert online videos from YouTube, Facebook, Veoh, etc. Including a video editor, Leawo DVD Ripper allows people to freely edit DVD movies via its internal Trim, Crop, Effect and Watermark video editing options. Featuring a 3D movie creator, people could easily create 3D movies out of 2D DVD sources in different 3D effects. Other useful features in this DVD to video converter include: optionally choose desired subtitle and audio track, handily preview DVD with built-in player, merge preferred DVD files to one clip, etc. This DVD converter tutorial would show you how to use Leawo DVD Ripper in details.
2D to 3D
Rip DVDs to Video/Audio
Leawo DVD Ripper could convert DVD to video and extract audio off DVD movies to save in 180+ formats like MP4, MPEG, WMV, MOV, MKV, FLV, RMVB, AAC, AC3, AMR, M4A, MP3, etc. for multiple media players and portable devices like Apple iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, etc.), Android mobile phones and tablets, Windows phones, PS4, Blackberry devices, etc. With professional video and audio parameter editor, it even allows you to adjust video codec, audio codec, video size, bit rate, aspect ratio, frame rate, etc. for output files.
Step 1Load DVD content
Under “Convert” section, click “Add Blu-ray/DVD” button to load sourc e DVD content. You could add DVD folders or disc for converting.
1. 3 loading modes are selectable for you to load DVD content: Full Movie, Main Movie and Custom Mode. In Full Movie mode, Leawo DVD Ripper would load all source DVD content. In Main Movie, Leawo DVD Ripper would automatically load the longest chapter of DVD content, which usually is the main movie. While in Custom Mode, Leawo DVD Ripper allows users to select chapters for loading.
2. You could import multiple DVD sources as you like. After importing, you could play back source DVD movie, select subtitles and audio tracks, view details of source DVD files, edit source DVD movie, etc.
Step 2Set output profile
Click the drop-down box next to the “Add Blu-ray/DVD” button, and then click “Change” to select output format. Multiple Common Video, Common Audio and HD Video formats are selectable. You could even select output format according to your device under “Device” tab. By making use of the Profile Search bar on the left side, you could quickly search out desired format.
Let the mouse stay on each format option and then you could see “Edit” icon, by clicking which you could adjust video and audio parameters of output format, including: video codec, quality, bit rate, frame rate, aspect ratio, channel, audio codec, resolution, etc. You could also enter the Profile Settings panel by clicking “MP4 Video > Edit” option.
Step 3Start converting
Click the big green “Convert” button to let Leawo DVD Ripper start converting DVD to video/audio. The program would then ask you to set the output directory and after-conversion settings. You could “Cancel” any conversion at any time as you like.
Convert video and audio
Featuring free Video Converter function module, this app also allows you to convert video and audio files between various formats like MP4, AVI, FLV, MKV, MOV, M4V, WMV, MP3, AAC, FLAC, etc. Like the DVD Ripper function module, the free Video Converter lets you custom the output profile parameters, select subtitles and audio tracks, even load external subtitles, etc.
Step 1Add source video files
Under “Convert” section, click “Add Video” button to load source video files or directly drag and drop source video files for loading. You could also load video folders for converting. After loading, you could play back loaded videos, rename, adjust conversion order, merge selected files into one, select subtitles and audio tracks, add external subtitles, etc.
Step 2Set output profile
On the sub-menu bar, you could see a clickable dropdown box next to the “Add Blu-ray/DVD” button, defaulted as “MP4 Video”. Click the “MP4 Video” dropdown box on the sub-menu bar and then select “Change” option to enter the Profile panel, where you could select output profile.
Adjust profile parameters (optional)
Click the “MP4 Video > Edit” option on the sub-menu bar, or move mouse to selected profile on Profile panel and then click the “Edit” icon on the selected profile. You’ll enter the Profile Setting panel, where you could adjust video and audio parameters, including: quality, Video Codec, Bit Rate, Resolution, Frame Rate, Aspect Ratio, Audio Codec, Sample Rate, Channel, etc. After setting the parameters, you need to click the green “Save to Custom” button on the left side to save the adjustments to Custom group.
Step 3Start converting
Click the big green “Convert” button. The program would then show you a window to set the output directory by inputting the “Save to” option. After that, click the “Convert” button at the bottom to let this free video converter start conversions. You could “Cancel” any conversion at any time as you like.
Edit DVD Source:
With simple video editor built in, Leawo DVD Ripper could help you trim video length, add watermark, crop video size, and adjust video effect to source DVD movies. After you have loaded source DVD files, select desired DVD file and then click the “Edit” icon in the end of selected DVD file to open the inside video editor.
Trim Video Length:
Trim video length by dragging the twin limiters under the play bar, or clicking the limiter buttons "Set as start time" and "Set as end time", or inputting millisecond time indexes.
Under "Watermark" section, you could choose to add text or image watermark to source DVD files. You can also make customization to your watermark.
Crop Video Size:
In “Crop” section, drag the handlers of the frame on the left preview window, or modify the parameters below to compensate for an accurate result to crop video size and remove black margins.
Adjust Video Effect:
Click “Effect” tab, drag the limiters on Brightness, Saturation, Contrast and Volume Zoom to adjust the video effect.
2D to 3D conversion
Being a 3D movie creator, Leawo DVD Ripper allows people to create 3D movies out of 2D DVD sources with 6 different 3D movie effects available, including: Red/Cyan, Red/Green, Red/Blue, Blue/Yellow, Interleaved, Side by Side. For more vivid 3D effect, this DVD to video converter even allows people to adjust 3D depth from -50 to +50.
After loading source DVD movies, select desired DVD chapter and then click the “Edit” icon in the end. You could see “3D” section in the video editing panel, in which you could select 3D movie effect and adjust 3D depth.
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