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Editors' Review

Those with large DVD collections may want a program to back them up on their computer hard drives. If so, you'll pass on Mp4DVD for Mac, which didn't work well for us.

Available as freeware, Mp4DVD for Mac downloaded quickly and installation did not require any user interaction. It also didn't include any user instruction, and technical support did not appear to be available. Fortunately, the user interface was easy to use, albeit dated. The program asks the user to drag and drop a DVD icon into it for ripping. There are no options available for file conversion, such as audio and video output formats. The user also has no control over the resolution of the output video file. Once initiated, a menu comes up showing the progress of the ripping operation in an easy-to-read display. The DVD tested started ripping quickly, but stopped approximately halfway through with a large and indecipherable error message. The output file came out corrupted and would not open in any video player application.

While simple, Mp4DVD for Mac's lack of options and poor current functioning mean users should look elsewhere for applications to back up their DVD collection.

 
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Full Specifications

What's new in version 0.0.8

  • Added "Create Chapter Index File" option for "Copy VOB only"
  • Added "Mirror DVD" option allowing user to "Mirror" the DVD's VIDEO_TS file.
  • Added "Copy VOB Only" option allowing user to copy the VOB file off the DVD.

General

Publisher Popmedic
Publisher web site http://popmedic.com
Release Date May 01, 2013
Date Added May 03, 2013
Version 0.0.8

Category

Category Video Software
Subcategory DVD Software

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Mac/OS X 10.7
Additional Requirements None

Download Information

File Size 5.66MB
File Name Mp4DVD.zip

Popularity

Total Downloads 1,928
Downloads Last Week 1

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License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
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