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Note: a. A BD Drive is needed for ripping or copying Blu-ray discs.
1. Add Video files
Click the"Add Files" or "Add From Folder" button to load video or audio files or click the "Load Disc" button to have DVD/Blu-ray movies uploaded to the program.
Tip: For Converter Blu-ray and DVD, once the disc/files are loaded, you can select the subtitles and audio track you prefer. On the right windows, you can preview your files and take snapshots of your favorite movie scenes.
2. Select the output format
In the "Format" menu, choose either a video or an audio format as the output format. This program also has 150+ presets for almost all popular multimedia devices. You are allowed to choose one device as the output format as well.
Tip: Adjust video/audio Settings (Optional) If you want to customize output video quality in further, click "Settings" button to customize video quality like resolution, frame rate, bit rate, audio channel, etc.
3. Start to convert
After above settings, click the big Convert button to start to convert Blu-ray/DVDs or video/audio files. As soon as the conversion is done, simply click "Completed" to back to main interface, and click "Open" button to find generated videos.
Insert the Blu-ray disc to the Blu-ray drive or DVD to the DVD-ROM, then click the Load Disc button to add videos.
Specify a folder to store backed-up video files in the Browse field. (Note: if you are backing up a Blu-ray disc, please make sure the storage place is around or above 30GB.)
In fact, the "Copy the entire disc" feature maintains the entire structure of an original Blu-ray or DVD disc, so the m2ts streams or .vob streams are contained.
Option B - Directly Copy only Blu-ray/DVD main movie and leave out extras
Click Format bar, choose Copy > Directly Copy from the Format menu to copy the .m2ts or .vob files only which contains the main movie on Blu-ray or DVD.
After that, do remember clicking Convert button to do Movie-only copy. When the copying work is done, you are able to click Open button to get the output .m2ts or .vob files without any other extra contents.
Brorsoft iMedia Converter for Mac is not only a Blu-ray and DVD Converter program, but also a simple and easy video editor.
After your Blu-ray or DVD files have finished loading, you can use this Blu-ray Ripper to edit, combine and crop your Blu-ray or DVD movie.
To activate the Edit menu, you have to select an item first. When a movie title or chapter is selected, you can click the (edit icon)on the tool bar of main interface to edit selected file.
With a built-in video editor, you are able to customize DVD or Blu-ray movies as per your needs. You can apply special visual effects, change the video parameters, trim, cropping, add subtitles, watermarks and more.
From the Trim workspace, you can create a custom clip from a larger scene. To adjust the duration of your clip, move the sliders below the screen to the start and end points you want.
Here you can drag and move the rectangle on the video to set the crop area or enter the accurate crop values on Left and Top. Meanwhile, you can zoom in or out, change the aspect ratio and rotate videos. In this way, you can remove the black bars of your DVD or Blu-ray movies.
Click the Effect tab and you'll be able to adjust video brightness, contrast and saturation, apply grey, negative, emboss or old film effects and apply a number of deinterlacing options.
Under Watermark tab, you can import an image/video watermark or create a text watermark to personalize your video. For a text watermark, select the text watermark circle below the preview screen and type whatever text you want in the blank input field next to it. You can also adjust the Font, Transparency, Color, Size and horizontal position of your watermark.
You can insert plug-in .srt, .ssa, .ass subtitle files to your movie to make it better understood.
Now that you know how it all works, you can start doing more with your favorite movies! Create clips of your favorite scenes and merge them together to make a highlight reel. Edit scenes and upload them to sites like YouTube. No matter what fun stuff you choose to create, now that you've liberated your DVD or Blu-ray movies!