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How to Convert DVD, Convert IFO, Convert VOB to all popular media formats
Target: Convert DVD (VOB, VRO, IFO) to various video formats like MPEG, AVI, ASF, WMV, DivX, XviD, 3GP, 3G2, MP4, VCD, SVCD, etc. Extract DVD audio to MP3, WMA or WAV. Create iPod, Archos, Zen Vision, iRiver, Zune, cell phones compatible files.
Related solution: How to convert video files to DVD (IFO, VOB)?
Software used (for Windows & Mac):
All-in-One DVD Converter Platinum for Windows(More details, Free download) or
DVD Converter for Mac (More details, Free download)
The versatile DVD, VOB, IFO conversion tool supports a variety of output formats. Can convert IFO, VOB, DVD by three different modes (entire movie, chapter or segment).
Steps: Convert IFO, VOB, DVDs
1. Load DVD or video files by clicking 'DVD', 'IFO' or 'VOB' icon. Let's take DVD for example. The DVD information will be displayed in the middle window. Here, you can uncheck the titles or chapters you don't want to convert.
2. Input settings: Set 'Audio', 'Subtitle' to what you like.
Tips: Sometimes some chapters/episodes hide in another index, you can change an index in 'Index' dropdown box to load them.
if the Chapter name with '*', such as 'Chapter 2*', this Chapter is multi-angles chapter, you can select different angle for converting (in the 'Angle' combo-box in the input area).
3. Output settings:
Select the target video or audio format in the 'Format' combo-box in the Output area. If you choose ' (*.avi)' as the output format, the DVD VOB IFO converter software allows you to specify the video quality by clicking the 'Settings' button. In general, you'd better keep the default value, that's enough to reserve wonderful image and sound quality.
4. Different modes to convert IFO, DVD and VOB files
By default, DVDs are convertped by chapters. If you want to convert the whole DVD to one file, or convert by segment, the way is as follows:
* Convert the whole DVD to one big file: Choose 'All in one file' from 'Split', then click 'Start -> Encode'.
* Convert by chapter: Choose 'By chapters' from 'Split', hit 'Start -> Encode', you will get a file for every chapter.
* Encode from a specific starting point: firstly, you must change 'Split' to 'Custom size' or 'Custom Time', then click 'Start -> Encode from current position'.
* Convert a segment: Click 'Start -> Encode Segment', then set the the start time and the end tim, then click the 'OK' button.
5. Start converting with the fast encoding speed.
DVD Converter Platinum
Convert DVD (vob, ifo) to AVI, MP4, WMV, MPEG, MP3, iPod, iRiver, Zen, etc.
All-in-One Video Converter
Convert video among AVI, VOB, Youtube, FLV, WMV, MPEG, MP4, iPod, Zen, iRiver, PSP, Archos, 3GP and extract audio.