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Alternative for DVD43- Decrypt and Copy DVDs to Hard Drive easily and fast


Have you ever wanted to make backup copies of your DVDs? DVD43 is a very popular free DVD decrypter to help you decrypt DVDs on the fly so that your DVD copy program can read DVD discs.

Although DVD43 plug-in have been released to bring wide compatibility with Windows 64 bits, most DVD copy programs don't yet support decrypter plug-ins. Plus, DVD43 can't deal with the new DVD copy protection for its relatively slow update. Therefore, in order to backup DVD effortlessly, you’d better to find a DVD43 alternative to copy DVD movies on Windows(Windows 10) included.

In my view, a good alternative to DVD43 should be able to backup DVD with high quality and supports various DVD disc types to suite your needs. Here Brorsoft DVD Ripper is highly recommend to you. With it, you can decrypt, copy your protected DVD in Windows within a few simple clicks. Besides removing DVD copy protection, you can copy DVD movies to hard drive with original DVD structure or just backup the main movie as you want. What’s more, it also enables user to rip and convert DVD to a wide variety of video formats like MP4, MOV, M4V, MP4, WMV, AVI, MPG, FLV, MKV, etc for different use. If you're looking for DVD43 alternative for Mac, please turn to DVD Ripper for Mac.

(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)

Note: If you not only wanna convert DVD videos, but also intend to convert Blu-ray or HD Videos such as MKV, WMV, MOV, M4V, AVI movies to USB Drive, the all-in-one tool, Brorsoft’s Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice.

[How-to] Rip/Copy DVDs to Hard Drive with Best DVD43 Alternative

STEP 1. Load DVD info

Install and launch the ripping program for DVDs. Then click "Load DVD" to import the DVD files you want to convert. To select the subtitles you like, simply click Subtitle and select the one you prefer.

Tip: When ripping TV series DVD, please select the titles you want to rip. Otherwise, this DVD Ripper will choose only one title to rip.

STEP 2. Choose an output format

Click the Format bar and go to the Profile column, choose the output video format in the category of "Common Video". Since Hard Drive supports MP4, AVI, MOV, FLV, WMV, etc video files, just select the one you need as the output format.

* For computer's hard drive: (On platinum version) you can scroll down, find "PC General Profiles" and choose video format like MP4, AVI, AVC, Chromecast, WMV, MPEG, FLV, MOV, etc. You can also ISO image, DVD folder, and MPEG-2 file (Main or full title copy) in "DVD Backup" item.
* For external hard drive: Similar to USB, you can have much more choices, ranging from "to MP4", "to MPEG", "to WMV", "to FLV", "to MOV", "to Music" etc., depending on the use of the files, or say the output devices or players that will be connected to.

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 Hard Drive is 1920x1080.

STEP 3. Start DVD ripping

Hit the "Convert" button to start ripping DVD to Hard 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 Hard Drive for Videos using the drop-down arrow in the search box. Click a file name to open and play the video using the Hard Drive video player.


1. If you only want to copy or backup your DVDs:

Option A - "Full Disc Copy" without anything loss

Click quick button "Copy the entire disc" to starts copying disney DVD disc to hard drive maintaining the original structures.

Option B - Directly Copy DVD main movie only

2. If you want to encode your DVD media to a playable, editable format, just click the Format bar and choose your desired format from the drop-down list. Various output formats like MP4, MOV, MKV, FLV, WMV, AVI, etc. are provided. Moreover, kinds of presets for portable devices and video editing software like iPhone, iPad, iPod, iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Samsung, HTC, Motorola, etc. are provided to help you get videos with optimized settings to best fit your devices or software.

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If you not only wanna convert DVD videos, but also intend to convert Blu-rays or HD Videos such as MKV, WMV, MOV, M4V, AVI, FLV movies to anyother video formats, the all-in-one tool, Brorsoft’s Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice. It is a yet professional all-in-one Blu-ray Ripper, DVD Ripper and HD Video Converter, which comparatively has better output quality, in particular HD videos and intuitive interface. What's more, its deinterlacing function and merging, cropping, trimming, adding subtitles ability are what its many competitive products lack of.

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