DVD Backup to Hard Drive - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Software > Microsoft Windows and Software
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 12-26-2006, 06:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 7
Default DVD Backup to Hard Drive

I would like to take some of the dvds I own and back them up onto my hard drive in .wmv or .avi format. I used the program dvd decrypter to put the files on my hard drive. Is there any specific way you recommend to convert these files into video files?

Also, I tried DVD2AVI and everything came back messed up and out of order (probably my fault). There are a bunch of files are named like this: VTS_01_5.VOB, VTS_05_0.IFO, VTS_05_0.BUP. How do I know which ones to use? Thanks.
__________________

Packersfan is offline  
Old 12-26-2006, 10:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
It's all just 1s and 0s
 
office politics's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: in the lab
Posts: 6,555
Send a message via MSN to office politics
Default

use autogk

www.videohelp.com/guides
__________________

office politics is offline  
Old 12-27-2006, 01:00 AM   #3 (permalink)
Techie Beyond Description
 
Osiris's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 36,817
Send a message via ICQ to Osiris Send a message via AIM to Osiris Send a message via MSN to Osiris Send a message via Yahoo to Osiris
Default

http://www.techist.com/showthread.php?threadid=135166
__________________
Osiris is offline  
Old 12-28-2006, 01:06 PM   #4 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 7
Default

I used AutoGK, but I'm not getting any sound in the avi file.
Packersfan is offline  
Old 12-29-2006, 11:14 PM   #5 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 7
Default

Anyone know? Is there another program I should use (maybe one that doesn't take 7 hours)?
Packersfan is offline  
Old 12-30-2006, 12:16 AM   #6 (permalink)
Lord Techie
 
Nitestick's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: смерти для спаме
Posts: 8,473
Default

when you use AutoGK you have to specify the soundtrack it uses. stick to AutoGK as it's about as simple as you can get and it produces decent rips without too much effort.

maybe you don't have all the required codecs?
Nitestick is offline  
Old 12-30-2006, 04:55 PM   #7 (permalink)
True Techie
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 218
Default

CloneDVDMobile works great. It doesn't offer the functionality that AutoGK does, but it converts DVD to DivX Avi
__________________

Shando is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:29 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.