If you often recreate and reproduce video, you must hear DVD ripping. DVD ripping is the operation that using DVD Ripper to remove copy protection from DVD and change the “disc format” to a device that natively can’t play DVD with suitable format. So we can achieve to upload DVD to Dropbox by ripping DVD to Dropbox supported format with a DVD ripper.
Here, I recommend you Pavtube DVDAid to fulfill the task. This DVD ripping tool can rip any encrypted and region-locked DVD to Dropbox in MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV, etc popular formats. For the video size limit of Dropbox site, the built-in editor also allows you to trim DVD video footage with the very part you want. Or, you can just choose to rip certain chapters of a DVD as you like. (Review you can read)
Note: Mac users should use Mac version.
Free download and install DVDAid on Windows computer:
- Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/dvd_ripper/
- Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-DVDAid/3000-7970_4-76158510.html
How to rip DVD and upload DVD to Dropbox?
Step 1: Load DVD movies to the app
Launch the DVD Ripper for Dropbox and click "Load from disc" icon to load DVD movies for converting.
Step 2: Choose output format
Since Dropbox supports numbers of video formats, so we have many choices in the aspect of format. Here, we select H.264 MP4 as the final format for its extensive employment to many multimedia players. Navigate to “Format” > “HD Video” > “H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)”.
Tip: If you want to convert DVD to MOV, here is a guide.
Step 3: To finish the conversion
The last step is to click the big red “Convert” to finish the process. When conversion finished, locate the created video through “Open”.
Drop your files into Dropbox
- Switch on your Dropbox and log it in.
- In the top menu, find “Upload” button and click it.
- When the window appear, select the file you want to add to your Dropbox
- After you finished the above three steps, the window will disappear and a progress indicator will shows to you.
When the process is done, it means that the DVD movies are updated to your Dropbox account. Then you can access your DVD videos from Dropbox on your mobile phone, computer and tablet.