Can I read a dvd (MPEG2) and copy into a vcd (MPEG1)? : LUSENET : Video CD : One Thread

Ho, does anyone know of a software that will read a dvd from the dvd drive and convert the mpeg2 video into mpeg1 that i can store into my hard drive or copy to a cdrom as vcd or just an mpeg file?


-- The Wizard (, July 17, 1999


None exists right now but why do it the hard way. Just hook up the DVD to a encoder and capture the video and burn it.

-- The Lone Rnager (, July 17, 1999.

Lone Ranger is correct but now you have to contend with Macrovision copy-protect.

-- Emmanuel Martinez (, August 28, 1999.

Check it out! it is possible to convert DVD to VCD in one pass.

many other dvd and vcd info is here as well

-- GaAnKaK (, November 21, 1999.

hello there,

i think this answer isn't up-to-date...

use DVDx to "ripp" the dvd's it's a standallone-programm, and the usage is easy and the results are well... you allso can ripp in mpeg2 (SVCD)...

your's jo from austria (not australia... buy a map ;-))

link to download dvdx V1.8a directly: http://www.e- - fast server, english version...

-- Jo (, June 17, 2002.

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