How to Rip and Upload DVDs to Google Drive
DVDs are so analog. Sure, they're digitally encoded versions of your favorite movies and TV shows, but they're trapped on physical platters. If you want to watch something, you have to find the disc, slide it into a DVD player- or a computer with a DVD drive- and flip your TV to the proper input. While, things turn to be different, once you convert your DVD movie library to digital files. You can store those files on a server like Google Drive and stream them anytime, from anywhere. This article focuses on how to rip and upload DVD to Google Drive for sharing. If you want to store a bunch of DVDs onto Google Drive, just read on.
As far as we know, Google Drive support 30 types of files, such as document, pictures, HD video, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, but you can't store and access DVD movie on Google Drive directly. You need convert DVD to digital videos before uploading to Google Drive. To achieve the goal, what you need is a DVD converter software to convert DVD movie to MP4, FLV, H264, MPEG or other video format. Here Brorsoft DVD Ripper is highly recommended to fulfill your needs.
It can professionally convert DVD to Google Drive compatible MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV files with fast speed and excellent output quality. In addition, this DVD Ripping software can also rip DVD to optimized video for playback on iPad, iPod, iPhone, Xbox 360, PS3, Galaxy Tab, Nook HD, Kindle Fire HD and more. With a built-in video editor, you are able to change the DVD movies according to your taste- add watermarks, remove subtitles, change video visual effects and more. If you are a Mac user, please turn to DVD Ripper for Mac to convert and upload DVD to Google Drive on Mac (including Mavericks, Yosemite and El Capitan).
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How to convert DVD to video and store, share on Google Drive
Step 1. Load DVD content
Insert the DVD disc into your computer's DVD drive and run DVD Ripper. You can load the DVD movies by clicking the DVD disc button on the top left. This DVD converter also supports converting Video_TS folder and ISO image files.
Step 2. Choose output format
Click the Format bar and go to the Profile column, choose the output video format in the category of "Common Video". Since Google Drive supports MP4, AVI, MOV, FLV, WMV, etc video files, just select the one you need as the output format.
Tip- Profile settings:
Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the settings to your satisfaction and even save it as preset. Keep in mind that the maximum resolution for playback in Google Drive is 1920x1080.
Step 4. Start DVD ripping
Hit the "Convert" button to start ripping DVD to Google Drive compatible format. Minutes later, you can click "Open" to quickly find the converted video.
Just do what you want. All of your uploaded videos can be found when you search Google Drive for Videos using the drop-down arrow in the search box. Click a file name to open and play the video using the Google Drive video player.