If you are looking to rip and convert DVDs into several formats of audio and video files, then you should know about GiliSoft DVD Ripper. This application supports a variety of output formats including AVI, MPEG, WMV, XviD and more. It also offers an assortment of editing tools so you can cut the video or even merge multiple videos into one.
Another thing you will find is that you can crop the video frame, add watermarks and subtitles to the video, adjust the image effects and a lot more. Then simple rip the DVD to the desired format. You can extract the audio from the DVD to MP3, WMA or other audio formats. You will even be able to format the output to play on mobile phone, iPods, PSP, or other platforms. You will even be able to take screenshots of the DVD and save them as a JPEG or BMP image.
There are a few features you should know about with GiliSoft DVD Ripper. You can rip the soundtracks from the DVD and save them as an audio format. You will then be able to save the audio as one of the many audio formats supported by the program. You have the ability to take snapshots while you are previewing the DVD and then save the snapshot as an image. You will be able to watch the DVD you rip on just about any system you want, from iPods to Windows Mobile devices and even gaming systems such as Xbox and PSP.
You can take out unwanted borders from the video to allow a highlight to be featured. You can also adjust the brightness, saturation and contrast of the video, add subtitle files and even change the transparency, font and color to get the effect you want. You will be able to make the DVD personalized by adding a watermark or copyright. You will even be able to create ISO and burn the ISO file from the DVD.
There are a few limitations of the program. You will see nag screens and a watermark on the video output. The file is also limited to 5 minutes. The new release has introduced HTML5 video output settings. It also fixed issues when exporting the video to rmvb. This release also added PowerPoint Audio to the list of output formats.