MakeMKV Introduction

Use MakeMKV to Rip DVD/Blu-ray Movies

Table of Contents:

1. What’s MakeMKV

2. Steps on How to Use MakeMKV

3. How to Use MakeMKV Alternative

How to use MakeMKV to rip this DVD movie?

Every night in my dreams

I see you, I feel you

That is how I know you go on ...”

At first sight of these words, are you singing with it? I guess most people will do that. This world-class film embedded in a DVD disc once caught close attention of the whole globe. Since its release in 1997, Titanic instantly became the necessity of film lovers seeking romantic relationship. Now, is the Titanic disc lying in your drawer or bookshelf? Let’s make a digital backup copy of DVD movies.

MakeMKV Instructions
Rip Old DVD/BLu-ray Movie

With the growth of science and technology, our electronic equipment has gone through generations of upgradation. Till now, few computer with a drive can be found. It causes film lovers difficult to find an access to play their DVD and Blu-ray movies. So, the passion for DVD or Blu-ray discs is dying down. In the future, will DVD and Blu-ray discs become totally useless and unable to be read?

Don’t be that pessimistic. You can still play your favorite DVD or Blu-ray movies with an external drive. Apart from that, you are also able to enjoy them your computer or iPhone or Linux.

1. What is MakeMKV?

MakeMKV is one of the programs able to make a digital backup copy of DVD and Blu-ray movies. With the help of this software, you can convert your DVD or Blu-ray videos to MKV format.

MakeMKV is compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux. You can install this DVD and Blu-ray ripper to any of the systems. It has free beta version and paid version with activation code. Start your DVD and Blu-ray ripping trip with either version.

2. Steps on how to use MakeMKV

It is easy to use MakeMKV, even if you are a beginner. There is a belief that your DVD or Blu-ray movies will be hot on Windows, Mac and Linux with the help of this app.

MakeMKV is compatible with multiple systems.
Install MakeMKV on Windows/Mac/Linux

(1) Download and install MakeMKV

To learn how to use MakeMKV free, download the beta of it. Recently, there is no code needed for this version, but the beta will expire after 30 days( Click the download button and you will see a MakeMKV.exe package in your folder. It is the key to “install MakeMKV”. Click the package and follow the instructions to get MakeMKV launched on your Windows, Mac or Linux.

For old version users of MakeMKV, a MakeMKV registration code is needed when you install this app And such Make registration code often varies with the update of MakeMKV every 2 months. So, don’t worry when you are told there is an MakeMKV error. You need to find the updated registration code to fix “MakeMKV not working”. The MakeMKV registration code 2019 will be available by the end of March 2020. So, update your MakeMKV serial 2019.

If you have a high demand for your DVD and Blu-ray movies, such as enhancing the video resolution, you are suggested using MakeMKV full version and head for MakeMKV full download. Go to the official website of this DVD/Blu-ray ripper. Click “Help” > “Purchase”.  MakeMKV is worth $AU 88 supports Paypal pay. You can confirm the price again and decide whether to buy it.

(2) Insert DVD/Blu-ray Disc

It’s fine if there is a a drive in your computer. If not, you need to prepare an external Blu-ray drive in advance. DVD drive can read DVDs, while Blu-ray drive can read both DVDs and Blu-rays. Then, insert your DVD or Blu-ray disc to the drive.

Prepare you disc
Insert your DVD/Blu-ray Disc

(3) Tick off preferred Disc files

After MakeMKV serial 2019 or other version finishes analyzing your DVD or Blu-ray disc, there will be a lot of information about each file in front of your eyes. Now, it is time for you to tick off your preferred DVD and Blu-ray videos.

(4) Set output destination and start conversion

It is vital to set the output destination for your converted DVD and Blu-rays, so that you can find them easily. Focus on the option of “Output folder” on the interface and set it. At last, click “Make MKV” and your DVD or Blu-ray movies will be converted to MKV videos.

Decide where to save your files
Set Output Folder

Have you known how to convert DVD movies to MKV videos? If you are also interested in other DVD and Blu-ray rippers, continue to read and explore.

2. How to Use MakeMKV Alternative

“Life was like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get.

Miracles happen every day.

If God intended everybody to be the same, he’d have given us all braces on our leg.”

You must be familiar with these lines, some of the most famous proverbs in Forrest Gump. It once touched so many people by portraying Forrest as an loyal, laborious and kind “idot”. But he is an example for everybody even on today.

MakeMKV alternative
Rip your DVD/Blu-ray files

Now, let’s learn how to play such DVD movies on mobile devices with MakeMKV alternative – DVDFab DVD Ripper.

(1) Download and install DVDFab DVD Ripper

DVDFab DVD Ripper is compatible with Windows and Mac. Get it launched on your machine first. Remember to choose the module of “Ripper”, which is very important.

(2) Import your DVD video

DVDFab DVD Ripper supports DVD disc (2D $ 3D), DVD folder and DVD ISO image file.

DVDFab DVD Ripper
How to rip DVD movies

(3) Choose output format and folder

Click the “Profile switcher” (MP4 icon) and choose preferred output format for your DVD movie. Then, set the output folder using the options at the bottom. Click “Start” and wait for your DVD movie in your favorite format like MP4, FLV, MKV, etc.

Is is easy to use DVDFab DVD Ripper to rip your DVDs? If you want to make a digital backup copy of Blu-ray discs which you have legally purchased, turn to DVDFab Blu-ray for help.


Have you had a full picture of how to use MakeMKV to rip DVD and Blu-ray movies? Follow the instructions above, you will get plenty of DVD and Blu-ray movies in your favorite formats. In the future, it will be easy for you to enjoy your DVD and Blu-ray videos on PC, iPhone, iPad and any other mobile devices. For more information on how to use MakeMKV on Linux, please read another article.

1 reply on “Use MakeMKV to Rip DVD/Blu-ray Movies”

After reading this article, I do have a full picture of how to use MakeMKV alternative to rip DVD and Blu-ray movies. In the future, it will be easy for me to enjoy my DVD and Blu-ray videos on PC, iPhone, iPad and any other mobile devices.

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