a. A BD Drive is needed for ripping or copying Blu-ray discs on Mac.
b. Please make sure that all the DVD/Blu-ray ripping are just for personal use.
Step 1: Load the Blu-ray/DVD
Insert the Blu-ray disc to the Blu-ray Disc drive or DVD to the DVD-ROM and click the "Load Disc" button to have movies uploaded to the Blu-ray Ripper. Here you can also import DVD folders, ISO files and IFO files to convert.
Tips: A Blu-ray or DVD may contain many titles more than the main movie, such as the trailers or commercials. By default, EaseFab Blu-ray Ripper choose the longest title which is usually contains the main movie. And this helps ripping without converting unnecessary titles.
And double-click one of the titles, and you can preview the movie in the Preview window on the right.
Step 2: Customize output settings
After loading the movie, you can customize the output settings in the output setting area under the file list.
Select the subtitle and audio track from the corresponding drop-down lists.
Click Profile (located below where your DVD or Blu-ray's files are displayed) and select the format you want from the drop-down list. Just below Profile is Output, here you can browse your computer for a better destination folder for DVD Ripper to save your converted movies. As you see, all regular video and audio formats like MP4, MOV, MKV, WMV, AVI, FLV, MP3, WMA, WAV, M4A, etc. are provided.
If you want to convert your Blu-ray or DVD movies for play on portable devices, including iPhone, iPad, iPod, HTC, Samsung, Nokia, Samsung, Sony, PSP, Xbox 360 and more, you can simply browse to find the icon of your device and select it as the output format to get videos with optimized settings. All Idevices output files can be synced to iTunes automatically.
Click the Browse button to specify an output folder to save the converted files.
Step 3: Start to rip
Once you've selected the output file format you want, you're ready to rip. Simply click the Convert button to let the software start converting your DVD or Blu-ray movies. The ripping time depends on the quality and duration of the output movie. Wait for the conversion to be done and click Open to get the converted video files.
1. Add Blu-ray/DVD movie
Insert the Blu-ray disc to the Blu-ray drive or DVD to the DVD-ROM, then click the "Load Disc" button to add videos.
2. Select an output folder
Specify a folder to store backed-up video files in the Browse field. (Note: if you are backing up a Blu-ray disc, please make sure the storage place is around or above 30GB.)
3. Choose and start to backup
Full Disc Mode: Copy the whole content of disc
Choose Full Disc Mode to start to backup Blu-ray or DVD. In fact, the Full Disc Mode feature maintains the entire structure of an original Blu-ray or DVD disc, so the m2ts streams or .vob streams are contained.
Title Mode: Copy the selected movie title
Choose Title Mode. By default, EaseFab Blu-ray Ripper choose the longest title which is usually contains the main movie. And this helps ripping without converting unnecessary titles.
Tips: A title may consist of many chapters. Select Show Chapters from the Edit menu, and then the chapters appear under each title. You can select the chapters which you want to convert.
Either of the backup method can help you backup your Blu-ray or DVD movies within one minute!