As one of the prevalent ways for home movie collections, DVD disks were popular with people before the advent of user-friendly media formats supported by various electronics. However, the deficiency of specific DVD drive, those who are in possession of tons of DVD discs on the shelves could face trouble in playing them on the smartphone or editing them on Mac.


Compared with DVD-video, which is a well-known format for storing digital media files, Windows Media Video (WMV) comes into the market as a competitor to RealVideo. This Microsoft developed Internet streaming applications obviously suits for Windows Video Player and Windows Movie Maker. So if you want to enjoy DVD movies on your portable devices like HTC, Samsung, etc., a DVD to WMV converter is the best choice for you.


Now, let's introduce how to convert DVD to WMV with fast speed.

Part 1. Convert DVD Video with DVD Ripper

The first user-friendly application we recommend, called TuneFab DVD Ripper, is designed for DVD conversion, which supports the special removal of copy protection. Therefore, users are able to extract media files from DVD discs and then store into a laptop in terms of different media formats.


This program makes the different version available which enables both Mac and Windows users get access to DVD converting program.


The Basic Steps as follow


Step 1. Add Video Files You Aim For

Firstly, equip your computer with DVD Ripper; Put DVD discs into your DVD drive beside the side of your laptop and then launch the application. Browse the location, where your DVD files are, through clicking "Load Disc" icon on the top toolbar. After that, the program will scan and simultaneously load the media from discs.

Load Disc

Step 2. Select Preferred Output Format

To choose the resulted output format you want, please click on the icon "Profile". The choosing panel would pop up then, select WMV format from "General Video" category.

Select Output Format

Step 3. Convert DVD to WMV Video

After the accomplishment of a series of settings, start conversion by clicking the "Convert" button. Wait minutes to get the resulted files from the destination folder.

Convert DVD to WMV

Part 2. Convert DVD Video with VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate

Then, we will introduce a decent converter, VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate, which makes DVD to WMV conversion on your computer at a high speed with no effort at all. You would then find conversion in terms of this program rarely go wrong. This application not only offers a sew of choices for converting media formats AVI, FLV, MP4, M4V, MKV, MOV, 3GP, 3G2, SWF, WMV, ASF, AAC, AC3, AIFF, FLAC, M4A, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA and more, but enables users to improve quality of final media by themselves, which make it possible for final videos to capture the attention of people by removal of deficiency in original video such as remove watermark, modulate color, bright light.

The Basic Steps as Follow:

Step 1. Import DVD Disc

Press the button beside the side of the laptop to insert DVD disc into DVD-ROM. Open VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate and click "Load DVD" to add aiming files from DVD contents.


This step can take you a few minutes depending on the size or quantity of your data.

Load Disc

Step 2. Select WMV as Output Format

Seeing "Setting" button beside "Profile", click it to go for output format settings. Then the page would switch to "General Video" category, choose "WMV-Windows Media Video Video (*.wmv)". Moreover, the application gives you the full range of existing format for conversion.

Select Output Format

Step 3. Start Converting DVD to WMV

After setting destination folder, click "Convert" button on the main interface to begin converting DVD movie to WMV.

Start Converting DVD

Part 3. The advantages about VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate

There are five factors that let you should take VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate into your consideration when you want to rip DVD video to WMV, including:

1. Its strong ability to convert DVD to WMV. Not to say its easy-to-use interface.

2. Resulted video quality. This program performs conversion without any quality loss.

3. Speed. It not only converts single files with high speed but supports batch operation.

4. Clean. No virus, adware, spyware, etc.

5. Specific functions. Its Video Enhancer enables users to edit and improve quality of media, such as trim video segments, bight light, remove shacked influence.


In conclusion, though both mentioned applications in possession of high efficiency in media conversion, if you want to better user experience, we recommend you to have VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate, thus converting DVD files with high speed and improve the quality of videos to your demand.