Home >> Rip DVD >> Rip & Convert DVD to AVI on Mac/Windows

How to rip & convert DVD to AVI with best quality?

What is the best DVD to AVI converter and how to rip DVD to AVI videos? DVD format comes with high quality movies and can be ripped and saved on a computer’s hard drive. By converting DVD to AVI or other formats lets you backup your DVD movies, upload to the Internet or anything else you want. The most popular and easy-to-use program is DVD Ripper which supports Windows and Mac OS X platforms. This application is capable of converting DVD to AVI formats easily with best quality. Also, you can make some personal preferences to your video files. Check the step by step guide below to learn how to rip & convert DVD to AVI on Mac/Windows.


Download Windows Version Download Mac Version





(Tips: In this tutorial we included the guide on ripping DVD movies to AVI on Windows. For Mac users, you can always use DVD Ripper for Mac to convert DVD to AVI on Mac.)


Step-by-step Guide to Rip & Convert DVD to AVI on Mac/Windows


Load DVD Source

Download this DVD to AVI converter, run the software after installation is complete. Insert the DVD to rip or convert into your drive and click on Load DVD to add DVD movies. Loading DVD Folder, ISO files and IFO files are also supported.



Select Output Formats as AVI

Change the output format to AVI by clicking on Profile button and select AVI from the drop-down list. If your final purpose is to play DVD movies on your portable devices (iPad/iPhone/iPod/Zune, etc.), you can select the devices accordingly as the output.



Moreover, since regular DVD movies usually have several subtitles such as English, French, German, etc. You can select one you prefer. You can also delete the subtitle by selecting "No Subtitle". You can also select an Audio Track here.



Rip & Convert DVD to AVI

If you feel sure about all settings, click on Start button to start converting DVD to AVI videos. Then, wait for ripping to complete before enjoying your movie on your computer.



1. If you want to combine several DVD chapters into one file, on the main interface, there is a check box "Merge into one file”, select it, and you will only get one output file instead of several files by chapters.


2. After you load the DVD file you may want to do some editing. Click "Edit" or "Clip" button to customize your DVD movies!


Crop: Enables you to customize the frame size (16:9, 4:3 etc) and cut off black margins of the videos
Effect: You can use this function to set the brightness, contrast, saturation, apply different movie styles like
Watermark: Add image or textual watermark to the video
Clip: Allows you to trim unwanted parts of the video


3. DVD Ripper for Mac is the most reliable Mac DVD to AVI converter which is able to rip & convert DVD to AVI on Mac easily.