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How to Convert DVD Disc into One Single MKV File


In order to avoid being damage, more convenient to manage, we used to backup dvd disc to computer's hard drive, or other storage medium, such as NAS, so that the DVD movie can be playable on-the-go. And here, is the simple guide for you to convert DVD disc to one single MKV file, hold unlimited streams (like multiple Video, Audio, Subtitle tracks) into one single file.

The reasons for converting DVD to MKV

To be exactly, by ripping DVD to MKV format, you can get the entire movie with sound, subtitle tracks, thumbmail, along with menus and chapter structure, into one single MKV file.

Convert DVD disc to MKV file can remove copy protection, such as Disney X-project DRM, Analog Protection, CSS, Sony ArccOS, CSS, UOPs and DVD region codes.

Note: Please make sure that DVD ripping are just for personal use.

Converting DVD to MKV can preserve the best video quality. The size of MKV file is often much bigger than common video and keep high quality.

How to convert DVD Disc into one single MKV file

To convert DVD into one single MKV file, you need a professional DVD Ripping tool. The best program I can recommend for convering DVD disc into one single MKV file is Brorsoft DVD Ripper. With it, you can quickly rip DVD movies to MKV with sound, subtitle tracks, thumbmail, along with menus and chapter structure. It also provides hundreds of preset outputs for you to directly convert and play DVD on iPad, iPhone, Apple TV, Xbox, Android tablets and phones as well as all other popular video formats like MP4, MOV, FLV, WMV, MPG, etc.

==>Guide: Convert DVD Disc into One Single MKV File

Below is a simple tutorial on how to convert DVD into one single MKV file. First free download the Brorsoft DVD Ripper on your Windows (10) PC. Windows version taken as example, Mac version share the same steps. For Mac users, please switch to Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Mac (compatible with macOS Sierra, for reviews please turn to best DVD Ripper for macOS Sierra).

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STEP 1. Import DVD files

Insert your DVD disc to the drive, then launch the DVD ripping software and click the "Load Disc" button to import DVD content.

After the DVD files are loaded, you can preview them on the right viewing window and take snapshots of your favorite movie scene.

ISO and IFO files are also supported.


STEP 2. Choose MKV as output format

Select "MKV(Matroska) Video (*.mkv)" as output format from "Common Video" category under the drop-down list of "Format". If you want to get better HD video quality, just select "MKV HD Video (*.mkv)" from "HD Video" category.


STEP 3. Advanced Settings

Click the "Settings" icon, and you can adjust codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality. For DVD movie source, there's no need for compressing(It is relatively a small file size). Just keep the video size as original. And upscaling the video size won't make any difference of your video quality.

STEP 4. Start ripping DVD to MKV

Hit the "Convert" button at the bottom of the main interface to rip DVD to MKV.

You can view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime.

When the conversion is over, click "open" to locate the ripped MKV file and then you can watch the MKV video as you like.

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