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Copy DVD's to harddrive.

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by bmxgj, Oct 12, 2003.

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  1. bmxgj

    bmxgj Thread Starter

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    I own many dvd's and I would like to copy them to my hard drive (its of course legal because i own them)

    i have

    windows media player

    real one

    and power dvd

    if these programs cannot copy it to my harddrive what can? and with a free license?
     
  2. brendandonhu

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    AFAIK there is no legal way to rip a DVD, regardless of whether you own it or not.
     
  3. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    Well, at least not in the USA. :)
     
  4. bmxgj

    bmxgj Thread Starter

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    even if i want to put it on my hard drive.. like i have the actual disk.. i just want to so when i go on vacation i can watch it on my laptop and not have to bring all the discs
     
  5. bmxgj

    bmxgj Thread Starter

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    well anwyas.. just how can i copy it to my hard drive
     
  6. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    You can't, since they're encrypted on the DVD. No legal software exists in the US for making copies of DVD's to your hard disk. End of story...
     
  7. bmxgj

    bmxgj Thread Starter

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    o ok
     
  8. jthenerd

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    it is legal to make a backup copy



    here is the link for free software






    just rip it to your computerclick here
     
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