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How to rip DVD to MOV for Mac OS X users

Posted by Edwin Smith to DVD & Blu-ray Solution
on  December 13, 2012

The MOV file extension normally represents a QuickTime multimedia file. QuickTime is a movie/video/multimedia format developed by Apple and is often used in websites, mostly for streaming audio or video. The advantage of MOV files is the ability to contain abstract data references for the media data. That means that they can be easily edited - no need to rewrite all media data after editing.


By using a QuickTime player that either comes with a Web browser or downloaded from Apple or the browser company, you can view and control brief multimedia sequences. Unfortunately, QuickTime is not compatible with DVD, so free conversion software for ripping DVD to MOV is necessary for Mac OS X users.


Here Pavtube DVD Ripper for Mac is highly recommended to you. It is a professional and powerful DVD ripping software for Mac user to rip DVDs to video formats like (MP4, AVI, MOV, M4A, and 3GP etc) without any quality loss. The Mac DVD Ripper makes it possible to play DVD contents on portable device such as Samsung Galaxy Tab, iPad, the new iPad 3 etc.


Instruction of how to use Pavtube DVD Ripper for Mac to rip DVDs to Mov for Mac OS users

Step 1: Download Pavtube DVD Ripper for Mac. install and run it on your Mac app


Step 2: Add DVD to mov DVD Ripping software. Insert the DVD to your DVD Rom. generally it was loaded by your computer’s DVD Rom, or from a DVD Folder or DVD ISO/IFO file stored on your hard drive. Open up Pavtube DVD Ripper for Mac, and click on the “” icon, then this software will load DVD titles from your DVD Rom directly.



Step 3: Choose output video format. Click the Format box and select the MOV profile for conversion. The profile has been set with H.264 as video codec by default to provide high quality. If you want to put the output MOV file on your iPod, iPhone or other popular portable device, just select your output format according to your device name, because the default setting offered would makes the output QuickTime MOV video look good on your device's screen.



Note: This smart Mac DVD Ripper allows you to customize the output video quality via adjusting the output video’s parameters, such as resolution, bitrate, Audio Channels, etc. By clicking the “” button. .


Step 4: Start the conversion Click “Convert” button to start the DVD to mov conversion on Mac. Different source files may take different time to convert, wait patiently and the conversion time depends on the size and format of your source files. When the ripping task is completed, click “Open” button to get the final output. Done!


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