"I bought some music live concert DVDs,  I want to convert these DVDs by chapters to MP4 files to watch on my smartphone. Is there any good solution?"

"I am looking for a ripper which can rip DVD chapters individually. Any recommended program?"


Have you ever searched the same question on Google? For people who want to rip DVD chapters individually, this is a troublesome problem as most of DVD rippers cannot rip DVD to digital files with chapters information.

So, in order to help you save the searching time, next we will tell you how to rip DVD with chapter info preserved.


Step-by-Step Guide: How to Split DVD by Chapters

We tested several DVD rippers and pick a one called VideoSolo DVD Ripper, which can truly rip DVD to individually file by chapter. The reasons why we selected VideoSolo DVD Ripper are listed as below:

● This ripper software is mainly for rip DVD discs, in the meanwhile, it also supports a lot of extra functions that include converting DVDs by chapters.

● You can select one output format for your digital device, such as MP4, FLV, MOV, AVI, MP3, WMV, M4V.

● It can also keep the high output quality while improving the conversion speed.


Next, we will show you the detailed steps to use VideoSolo DVD Ripper. You can also download the free trial version and follow the steps to start your own work.

Tips: If your computer doesn't have a built-in driver, please prepare an external driver to read your DVD disc.


Step 1. Import DVD Disc Source

Click "Load Disc" button on the navigation bar to import the DVD you want to rip.  When the program finished loading, you can see the interface as below which you can browse the overview of DVD files, and preview the DVD contents.

Import DVD

Step 2. Set Your Output Format

Finding the "Profile" icon on the main interface. Then, click the pull-down list of "Profile" bar, you can see there are various devices for choosing as below. Thus, you can select one output format of the corresponding device you want, such as MP4, FLV, MOV, AVI. If necessary, it also allows you to change the destination of the output file at the bar of "Destination".

Select Output Format

Step 3. Click "Convert"

Finished the basic settings, let's reach to convert. Clicking the "Convert" button and there will pop up a window for conversion settings. There are 2 options: "Only convert Title(s)" and "Only convert chapters".


You have to select "Only convert chapters" to rip DVD chapters individually into media files. You can also select "Only convert Title(s)" if you want to rip DVD titles individually.

Convertion Settings

Step 4. Carry Out Convert

When you press "OK" on the previous step, you will see the interface become the window of the conversion process. After minutes or dozen of minutes later which depending on the size of files, you will get the DVD chapters that converted into media files.  Then you can find the media files of the DVD chapters at the destination of files, transfer to the digital devices you want and enjoy the videos.

Carry Out Convert


On the whole, follow the steps above, it is so easy to operate VideoSolo DVD Ripper to rip DVD chapters individually into media files. Anyway, hope this tutorial can help you. If you have any questions, please contact us and we are very glad to assist you to solve it.