If you have some French, Italian, Spanish-language DVD movies (foreign films to you), you probably would like to rip them to a common video yet still retaining its English subtitles, so you can save and watch it on your laptop, tablet and cell phone with better understanding. Well, how to rip a protected DVD and keep the subtitles? This article will give you a simple wizard to achieve the goal.
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How to Rip DVD with Subtitles
Note that the guide below uses DVD Ripper for Windows screenshots. The way to finish your task on Mac is almost the same. Just make sure you've downloaded the right version.
Step 1. Load DVD files
Launch the DVD ripping program, but before doing this, make sure there are no other decrypter tool running at the same time and make sure the Internet connection is fine. Insert your DVD disc into DVD drive. Then click the DVD disc icon to load DVD movie.
Step 2: Select you preferred subtitles
Because the subtitles are not hardcoded on the DVD video, so we can choose the subtitles which you want to keep. Thus you can rip the DVD and keep subtitles on your own to meet your requirement. Just click the drop down menu after "Subtitles" to select your desired one.
Tips: If you want to rip the subtitles for part of a movie, in other word, you just want to have subtitles for the foreign language parts and no subs for English parts, what to do?
Check the chapters you want to rip, and set Forced subtitles for each chapter follow this way: specify English in “Subtitle” pull-down list, and then check “forced subtitles” before converting. When “forced subtitles” is checked, the subtitles appear on the screen only when foreign languages (i.e. Francais) other than English are spoken.
Step 3: Choose an output format
Tap Format bar and choose your desired format. As you see, regular video formats like AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MKV, MOV, etc. are provided. Meanwhile, lots of video presets for portable devices like iPhone, iPad, Galaxy Tab, etc. are offered to let you get videos with the best settings to fit your device.
Step 4. Start ripping
Just click the Convert button to start converting your DVD movies with the subtitles you like. After the conversion finished, you can get the ripped video with the subtitles you wanted. And just enjoy your movies.
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