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dvd ripper

Acala DVD Ripper Professional

Acala DVD Ripper Professional
Free

Acala DVD Ripper Professional

Copy and convert DVD to AVI, Mp4, WMV, Mpeg, 3GP files, transfer to iPod/iPhone/iPad/PSP/Zune.

Free
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Publisher: Acala Software Downloads: 2,408,406
Amigo DVD Ripper

Amigo DVD Ripper
Paid

Amigo DVD Ripper

copy DVD to VCD, SVCD, MPEG

Paid
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Publisher: Amigo Software Downloads: 336,635 External File

This software is available to download from the publisher site.

Fly DVD Ripper

Fly DVD Ripper
Free to try

Fly DVD Ripper

Back up original DVD to hard disk in just one click.

Free to try
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Publisher: Magic Software Downloads: 219,192
Acala DVD 3GP Ripper

Acala DVD 3GP Ripper
Free

Acala DVD 3GP Ripper

Copy all DVDs to mobile phone Mpeg4/3ggp/3ggp2/h263, Blackberry Mpeg4/AVI, PPC WMV, Palm Phone MP4.

Free
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Publisher: Acala Software Downloads: 111,438
A1 DVD Ripper

A1 DVD Ripper
Free to try

A1 DVD Ripper

Convert DVDs to VCD, SVCD, and AVI formats at near-DVD quality.

Free to try
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Publisher: Topee Software Downloads: 85,235
Free DVD Ripper by Topviewsoft

Free DVD Ripper by Topviewsoft
Free

Free DVD Ripper by Topviewsoft

Convert DVD movies to AVI, DIVX, MPEG4, H.264, and iPod MP4 video files.

Free
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Publisher: TopviewSoft Downloads: 73,093
#1 DVD Ripper

#1 DVD Ripper
Free to try

#1 DVD Ripper

Convert your DVDs into multiple video/audio formats.

Free to try
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Publisher: Apollo Multimedia Downloads: 70,095
Wondershare DVD Ripper Platinum

Wondershare DVD Ripper Platinum
Free to try

Wondershare DVD Ripper Platinum

Rip DVD movies to popular video and audio formats to be played anywhere

Free to try
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Publisher: Wondershare Software Downloads: 52,938 External File

This software is available to download from the publisher site.

Kingdia DVD Ripper SE

Kingdia DVD Ripper SE
Free to try

Kingdia DVD Ripper SE

Convert DVDs into VCD, SVCD, AVI, and DivX formats.

Free to try
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Publisher: Kingdia Software Downloads: 34,821
GoGo DVD to AVI/VCD/SVCD Ripper

GoGo DVD to AVI/VCD/SVCD Ripper
Free to try

GoGo DVD to AVI/VCD/SVCD Ripper

Convert DVD movies to AVI, VCD, SVCD video files.

Free to try
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Publisher: 8864soft Downloads: 29,829
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About DVD player software

Streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Video have made DVDs and Blu-rays a lot less popular than they used to be. But if you still enjoy playing DVDs and want to watch on your desktop or laptop, you certainly can. Your options depend on your operating system and computer maker.

Note: If your computer has a CD-ROM drive, no software can make it play a DVD or read a DVD-R or DVD-ROM; the laser inside a CD-ROM drive can't read a DVD at all.

  • FAQ

    Your computer may have preinstalled software to play DVDs. So before you download anything, pop in a disc and see what happens. If you can't get the disc to play this way, read on for our advice and recommended downloads.

    Playing DVDs in Windows 7
    When you insert a DVD in the DVD drive of a computer that's running Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional, or Ultimate, Windows Media Player should automatically open and start playing the disc.

    If you have a different version of Windows 7, or if Windows Media Player is not cooperating, your best bet is VLC Media Player (Windows, Mac, Android). This free app plays a wide variety of audio and video files.

    Playing DVDs in Windows 8
    Windows 8 does not have built-in support for playing DVDs. Until October 30, 2015, you could have bought a Pro Pack or Media Pack from Microsoft to enable Windows Media Player to play DVDs in Windows 8.

    However, if your version of Windows 8 was upgraded from Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional, or Ultimate, or a different version of Windows 7 that came with the Media Center, then it should have inherited the ability to play DVDs automatically. (Note: If you've ever had to reinstall Windows, if you follow the upgrade path -- reinstall 7, then upgrade to 8 -- you should still have your DVD player license. But if you had to wipe everything and install 8, you won't have the DVD player.)

    If you can't play a DVD in Windows 8, VLC Media Player (Windows, Mac, Android) can come to the rescue. Just download and install VLC, pop in your DVD, and Windows should ask if you want to use VLC to play the disc. If you have problems getting the disc to play, you can also open VLC first (it should create a shortcut on your desktop when you install it), click the Media menu in the upper left-hand corner, select Open Disc, and click the Play Button.

    Playing DVDs in Windows 10
    Windows 10 can play DVDs automatically -- if certain conditions are met. If you upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional, or Ultimate; a different version of Windows 7 that came with the Media Center; or Windows 8 with a Pro Pack or Media Pack installed, then Windows 10 should have retained the ability to play DVDs. If not, we recommend VLC Media Player (Windows, Mac, Android) once again. You can pay $15 to get Windows DVD Player from Microsoft's app store, but we don't recommend this app. Frankly, it's not very good -- you might not even be able to get it to run.

    Playing DVDs on Mac
    OS X has DVD Player built in. Just pop your disc into the optical drive (or the external SuperDrive connected via USB), and your DVD should start playing automatically. Of course, if you have a MacBook Air, which has no CD/DVD drive, you won't be able to watch DVDs on your laptop.

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