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Windows 7: DVD Shrink/Rip Programs

08 Nov 2010   #1
Tennvol09

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
DVD Shrink/Rip Programs

Anyone know a good DVD Shrink and Rip-to-harddrive programs compatible with Windows 7? I had DVD Shrink 3.2 when I had Vista and installed it again when I installed 7 and it crashed my comp...had to reinstall 7. Any suggestions? Thanks.


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09 Nov 2010   #2
Bongo

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

I have used this guide Rip any DVDs with RipIt4Me + DVD Shrink + ImgBurn full guide for newbies - AfterDawn: Forums
It uses RipIt4Me (DVD Decrypter + FixVTS) + DVD Shrink + ImgBurn
The link for RipIt4Me does not work had to search google fot it

Jerry
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09 Nov 2010   #3
Arc

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If you dont want the output to VOB, the best two options are

HandBrake

virtualdub

Those two supports h264 ... so you get good quality of rip in a lesser space .
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09 Nov 2010   #4
Luckystar

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RTM + SP1
 
 

Or another good one

The Official ImgBurn Website

This rips to an .iso and completely clones the disk.

Use this to then read those images

SlySoft Virtual CloneDrive

These are perfect for when you are backing or what not.


Oh and they are completely free


Lucky
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09 Nov 2010   #5
Tennvol09

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Luckystar View Post
Or another good one

The Official ImgBurn Website

This rips to an .iso and completely clones the disk.

Use this to then read those images

SlySoft Virtual CloneDrive

These are perfect for when you are backing or what not.


Oh and they are completely free


Lucky
Which one on the ImgBurn website do I need to download?
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09 Nov 2010   #6
Totenschlaggh

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I use the free version of DVDFab to rip my DVD's and Handbrake to encode them to MKV (x264 + AC3/DTS passthru).
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09 Nov 2010   #7
G1LLY

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I use DVD Shrink on Windows 7, never had any trouble with it since using it in Compatibility mode (Windows XP SP3).

Right click on the DVD Shrink program icon > Properties > Compatibility > Compatibility mode > Windows XP SP3.

The above method works for me but can't say for definite it'll work for you, try at your own risk.
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09 Nov 2010   #8
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I'm running DVD Shrink on Windows 7 64-bit and having no problems at all. I only use it to shrink the file. Typically use DVD Fab Decrypter to actually rip the file first.
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09 Nov 2010   #9
Pusspa

 
 

I also use DVDshrink on win7 x64 and have experienced no issues at all. I didnt need to use any compatibility mode during installation or when i run the program.
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09 Nov 2010   #10
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Pusspa View Post
I also use DVDshrink on win7 x64 and have experienced no issues at all. I didnt need to use any compatibility mode during installation or when i run the program.
+1. Using it on W7 32 bit.

A DVD9 to DVD5 shrinker with better quality is DVD Rebuilder. There's a free and a Pro version. The Pro version allows you to run a copy of the video encoder per core. For example HC Encoder. Another nice feature is .avs conversion of letterbox 4:3 dvd to 16x9. I've started using it to convert a lot of dvds I bought in the 90s before 16x9 anamorphic was the norm(many Hong Kong films were letterboxed.) Using HC "normal" profile on my quad I can process a 90 minute movie in about 35 minutes. If you use HC "best" profile figure on doubling the time for a bit better quality.
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