Blu-ray Ripper for Mac Help Document

Get to Know It

Brief Introduction

4Videosoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac is not limited to ripping Blu-ray Disc/Blu-ray folder to popular video files including HD video. It can also help you convert DVD/DVD Folder/IFO Files and various video files with fast conversion speed and high image quality. In addition, this versatile but easy to use software can extract audio files from Blu-ray Disc/DVD/video files with lossless sound quality and convert between audio files easily.

4Videosoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac possesses powerful editing functions to create personalized video/audio files for you: adjusting the effect of output file, trimming the output length of any source file, cropping the video playing area, adding watermark to the source file screen, merging multiple files, etc. Finally, a small but useful function of this software is to help you capture pictures you like from source file when playing.

Key Features

1. Support loading 3D Blu-ray.

2. Deinterlacing can be done to improve the video quapty by converting interlacing video to progressive video.

3. Capture your favorite pictures when you preview Blu-ray/DVD/video source file.

4. Optional Aspect Ratio Settings & Zoom Modes to reapze different output video play requirements.

5. All the parameters of profile can be provided for you to choose the exact settings for your players, and all those parameters can be saved as user-defined profile for your future use.

6. The whole process of conversion can be finished in a few cpcks.

7. Multi-language interface fits for users world-wide.

System Requirements

Supported Formats and Devices

Input Formats

Blu-ray & DVD Blu-ray Disc, Blu-ray Folder, DVD Disc, DVD Folder, DVD IFO files
Video MPG, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MJPEG, MJPG, VOB, DAT, MP4, DivX, XviD, M4V, TS, MTS, M2TS, RM, RMVB, WMV, ASF, MKV, AVI, 3GP, 3G2, F4V, FLV, SWF, MPV, MOD, TOD, QT, MOV, DV, DIF, TP, TRP, WebM
Audio MP3, MP2, AAC, AC3, WAV, WMA, M4A, RA, RAM, OGG, AU, AIF, AIFF, APE, FLAC, CUE
HD Video MTS, TS, M2TS, MPG, MPEG, MP4, WMV, QuickTime HD MOV

Supported Output File Formats

Video H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, H.264, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MPG, DivX, XviD, AVI, FLV, MP4, M4V, MKV, MOV, 3GP, 3G2, MTV, SWF, WMV, ASF, DPG, TS, DV, VOB, AMV, WebM
Audio AAC, AC3, AIFF, AMR, AU, FLAC, M4A, MKA, MP2, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
HD Video H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, AVI, ASF, MKV, MOV, MPG, TS, WMV, MP4, WebM
3D Video MP4, MKV, TS, AVI, FLV
Note: There are three modes for every 3D format: Top and Bottom, Anaglyph, Side by Side.

Supported Devices

Apple Devices iPhone: iPhone 11 Pro Max/11 Pro/11, iPhone XS/XS Max, iPhone XR/X, iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 5S/5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 3GS, iPhone3G
iPad: iPad mini 2, iPad Air, iPad 4, iPad mini, The new iPad, iPad 2, iPad 1
iPod: iPod touch, iPod nano
Apple TV
Android Devices Samsung: Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Samsung Galaxy Note II, Samsung Galaxy Note 8/ 10.1, Samsung Galaxy S 4, Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy S, Samsung Galaxy Tab and so on.
Sony, HTC, BlackBerry, Nokia, Motorola, LG and so on
TV Samsung, LG, Sony, Panasonic
Game Devices PSP, PS4, PS3, Xbox, Xbox One, Wii, NDS
Editing Software Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas, Interlaced, DV, PowerPoint
Windows Devices Windows Phone 7, Microsoft Surface

Register and Start

Register

Click Register on the top right corner of the main interface to open registration window. Then input the User Name and Registration Code accordingly.

Email Address: Email Address is the address that you purchase this product.

Registration Code: Registration Code can be found in the order confirmation letter after you successfully purchase it.

Quick Started

1. Load Source File

Click Load Blu-ray/Load DVD/Add Video button to load Blu-ray/DVD or add video from your local disk.

2. Set Output Format

Click the drop-down arrow of “Profile” to select an output profile for the selected file that you want to convert. Click “Browse” button to select the output folder where the concerted file will be saved.

3. Start Converting

Check the file(s) you want to convert in the loaded file list, and then click "Convert" button to start converting.

Tip: If you want to open the output folder, you can just click the "Open Folder" button.

Details of Usage

Set Preferences

Choose the Preferences option on the top menu to open the Preference window.

Output: Set the destination for the converted files and snapshot picture, and choose the output format of the snapshot image.

Update Settings: Set to update the program automatically. You can also choose the mode of loading DVD.

Profile Settings

Click Settings button to open the Settings window.

You can select Encoder, Frame Rate, Resolution, Aspect Ratio and Video Bitrate to set video and select Encoder, Channels, Audio Bitrate and Sample Rate to set audio.

Tips:

1. For Resolution setting, you can choose the pre-set resolution from the right drop-down list. Also, you can directly input your own resolution as the form of "XXX*XXX".

2. You can customize the video and audio encoding settings and save them as your own profile. After you have chosen the encoding options, just click the Save as... button and name your profile, and then the profile will be saved in the User Defined list. You can use the customized profile next time by selecting it from the list, also you can delete the profile you defined by clicking "Delete" button.

3. In the Channels setting, you can choose 5.1 channels while the audio channel of your source file is 5.1.

Adjust Video Effect

Click Edit button in the main interface to open the Effect editing window.

In the Effect tab, you can drag the Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Hue and Volume Effect scroll bars to get the video effect you want. Also, you can click the up or down arrows on the right side of each scroll bar to set corresponding value.

Deinterlacing: To convert the interlaced source file, check Deinterlacing function to avoid mosaic for the output file.

Clip Files

Click Trim button in the main interface to open the Clip window.

There are four methods to clip your video length:

Method One: Drag the "Start Point" scissors to mark the beginning of the clip, and drag the "End Point" scissors to mark the end of the clip when you preview.

Method Two: Press the "Mark In" button to mark the beginning of your clip and "Mark Out" button to mark the end of your clip.

Method Three: Input the start time in the "Start Time" box, and then input the end time in the "End Time" box and click "OK".

Method Four: Click the up or down arrows to get desired time value.

After you set clip time, the length of the captured clip will be shown in the Select Length box for your reference.

Crop Video Screen Size

Click Edit button in the main interface to open the Crop editing window.

Keep Aspect Ratio: Choose Original, Crop area, 16:9, 4:3 or just set the position of Left, Right, Width and Height.

Zoom Mode: Define the size of active portion of output video. Choose Letterbox, Medium, Pan & Scan and Full. After you crop your video and set the zoom mode, the result can be previewed in the Output Preview window simultaneously.

Add Watermark

Text: Input the text you attempt to use as watermark in textbox. It will appear on the screen of the video file at the same time. Click "Font" button to edit the font of text and click "Color" button to specify the image you attempt to use.

Picture: Check "Select watermark picture" to add image on the screen of the video file.

You can click the up or down arrows of Left, Top, Width and Height or input corresponding values to adjust the position of watermark.

Another way is to drag the watermark to any place in the video screen.

Also, you can click the up or down arrows of "Transparency" to adjust watermark transparency.

Audio Track and Subtitle

You can choose the subtitle or audio track available in the source files for the output file.

Merge Files

Check the box of Merge into one file button. After conversion, these selected files will be joined into one file.

Take Snapshot

You can capture pictures when you preview video. Click "Snapshot" button, the current picture in the preview window will be captured and saved in the specified folder automatically. Click "Open Snapshot Folder" button to open the storing folder to view the captured pictures. In the preference window, you can set the snapshot format and snapshot folder for captured pictures.

User Support

User Support

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us through our e-mail: support@4videosoft.com

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