There are many scenarios requiring you to rip and extract audio from DVDs. Some people want to rip lossless audio from DVD and edit the audio on some audio editors. Someone needs converting their music concert DVD to audio tracks for playing on their portable media players, including an MP3 player. Some want setting the soundtrack as mobile phone ringtones or practicing singing with pure DVD music.

To rip audio from a DVD disc can be tricky. Fortunately, there are various existing approaches you can take, either using a recorder program or a DVD audio extractor. Today, we will take a look at the latter one in detail because ripping DVD audio is the best solution to keep DVD audio quality.

A Good DVD Audio Extractor Help You Rip Audio from DVD Easily

Due to the DVDs are most protected and region-code-restricted, you need a useful tool to decrypt DVD copy protection and copy the bit stream in the process. You can do this using VideoSolo DVD Ripper. It is a DVD audio ripper that completes extracting audio from DVD in few minutes, and ripping the audio to one of the many formats that you can listen in MP3 player, play on PC, import into the editor, record to CD or do anything else.

VideoSolo DVD Ripper is a cross-platform Blu-ray/DVD audio ripper runs on Windows and Mac OS. It features on its easy-to-use interface, ultra-fast extracting speed, rich audio formats support, audio parameter customization, audio preview and much more. It's all that you needed to get audios out of general or protected DVD.

How to Rip and Extract Audio from a DVD

Only 4 simple steps are required to rip audio (soundtrack/music) from a DVD after you download and install this DVD audio ripper.

Note: The Windows version of VideoSolo BD-DVD Ripper released a new version which has big changes compared with the old version. But the new version for Mac is still under the development. That means the interface and the operation of Windows and Mac will be different.

To know the details about the new version, you can read on the article: A New Version for BD-DVD Ripper (Windows) Released! See What Changes

Step 1. Import DVD Disc or DVD Folder

Insert the source DVD disc into your computer DVD-ROM/external DVD drive and run VideoSolo DVD Ripper. Click the "Load DVD > Load DVD Disc" to import the DVD. It also allows you to load DVD folder or load DVD ISO files. After the DVD disc is imported, the program will automatically detect the main movie for you.

Load DVD Disc or DVD Folder

Step 2. Choose an Audio Format

Many DVDs come with multiple audio tracks, make sure to select the right audio stream you want.

Select One of the DVD Audio Track

Step 3. Select a Proper Audio Format for Ripping Audio from DVD

You will need to choose a proper output audio format in this step. Just extend the "Rip All to" category and navigate to "udio" to select an output audio format. For example, if you want to extract the soundtrack from the DVD movie as MP3 file, you can choose "MP3" from "Audio" as the output format. At this step, you are also free to do some more settings and adjustment, just click "Settings" to customize output audio profile parameters like codec, bit rate, sample rate, channels, etc.

A simple list to help you find the suitable audio format

Audio Format

Simple Signature


The most common lossy compressed audio   format. It has very good compatibility which   can play on almost every device.


Compared to MP3, the AAC format has better sound quality and smaller files, but it is not supported by many   portable devices.


Almost all the iOS, Android, WP, PC, Mac   can play M4A.


Ringtone format used by Apple devices.


A lossless audio compression developed by   Microsoft.


lossless audio compression. Will not destroy any original audio information, so it can keep the sound quality of DVD discs

Select an Audio Format to Rip Audio from DVD

Step 4. Begin to Rip Audio from DVD

When everything is set in place, simply hit the big orange "Rip All" button to make this DVD audio ripper begin ripping instantly. The conversion will be done in a few minutes. As you can see, it does not need any experience and cumbersome operation, you can complete the DVD to audio conversion with just a few simple steps.

Extract Audio from DVD

It's not always easy to extract only the audio from a DVD disc, this is because there are limited dependable software tools to help you do this. VideoSolo DVD Ripper can be considered one of the tools you can rely on. It's a professional program, especially easy-to-use and versatile, to aid you to easily extract audio file from all kinds of DVD movies with the highest audio quality. With its advanced settings, you are allowed to access further customize your conversion profile. So have a try!