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iMacsoft DVD Ripper

Enable to rip DVDs and output them in most commonly used video and audio formats. Works in fast DVD ripping speed to export DVD movies as high quality videos!

A little complicated/confused software interface makes it a little unintuitive to rip DVDs. Unable to turn DVDs as WebM files for the use in HTML 5.

The Verdict
This DVD Ripper is available for users to rip DVDs for daily entertainment on most equipment. The basic function of this program is solid, but the additional functions can be improved to provide more convenient using experience.



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iMacsoft DVD Ripper Reveiws

Being a general software which mainly works in DVD to video re-coding, iMacsoft DVD Ripper supports most of the commonly seen video and audio formats as output. So, the basic video conversion or audio extraction from DVDs is achievable by this software. The source files from DVD-9, DVD-5 and IFO image files are also convertible to play on the main stream devices nowadays with this common software.


  • Extract video and audio from DVDs so as to save as compatible format files.
  • Basic video editing functions are available during the process of ripping DVDs.
  • Enable to rip DVDs in batches with a relatively fast speed.
  • Support with direct and well-customized output profiles for most main stream devices currently.

Easy to Use:

  • Only three simple steps needed to complete the whole process.
  • A little unintuitive UI make it a little confused for first-time users to handle if without screen instructions.

Help & Support:

  • Product FAQs listed on the site are able to help users much.
  • Further assistance from the technical support team can also be obtained via email.
  • Free and auto update of the latest iMacsoft DVD Ripper will come with each registered users.


As a relatively useful software than the free ones, iMacsoft DVD Ripper works well in a fast conversion process with high video quality. If it can support more newly popular file formats and more professional editing functions in a more concise interface, then, it would be more competitive among the numerous DVD ripping programs on the market. Now, it only worthy for the enjoyment on portable media players with excellent video quality.

System Requirements

  • OS Supported: Windows 2000/2003/XP/Vista and Windows 7;
  • CPU: 750MHz Intel, AMD CPU or above;
  • Free HD Space: 100 MB or more free HD space;
  • Others: At least one DVD-ROM drive; Super VGA (800 x 600) resolution or higher.

Supported Input and Output Formats

Supported Input Formats
DVD-9, DVD-5 DVD-Video, DVD folder and IFO image files
Supported Output Formats
Common Video MPEG, DivX, XviD, AVI, MP4, (HD) MKV, MOV, ASF, (HD) WMV, (HD) TS, RM
Common Audio AAC, AC3, AU, M4A, MKA, MP2, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
Picture and Animation FLV, SWF
Devices iPad, iPod, iPhone, iPhone 4, Apple TV, PSP, PS3, Archos, Creative Zen, iRiver, Zune, mobile phone, BlackBerry, Pocket PC, Dell Axim X51 HP iPaq hw6500 series

iMacsoft DVD Ripper Tutorial

Download and fire up the DVD ripping program and then insert the DVD disc you want to extract movies/audios from so as to get prepared for the following operations.

Step 1: Click on the "Open DVD" button as well as the first screen showed to select the DVD Folder, ISO file or IFO file you want to rip in the dialog box that opens.

Alternatively, you can also go to the top "File" menu to select "Add DVD folder..." or "Add IFO files..." to load the source files.

main interface of imacsoft dvd ripper

Step 2: Go to the lower portion of the interface to click the "Profile" drop-down icon, and then select an output profile according to actual needs.

Tip: This step can be done before the above one as well as the screen instructions showed.

preset output profiles

Step 3: Click "Browse.." option beside "Destination" section to replace the default export file folder with the target one. After that, simply move the cursor to the red round "Rip" icon to start ripping the selected DVD files.

The progress bar at the bottom of the window will show the exact working progress. Once the DVD ripping is completed, the output files can be checked in the previous set file folder by clicking the "Open.." button.

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