How to Rip and Backup DVD to WMV for Window Media Player? 

Diana Joan

Aug 15, 2015 08:18 am / Posted by Diana Joan | Categories: BD/DVD Tools

For Windows users, Windows Media Player maybe is the most familiar and useful media player. With a DVD-ROM drive and Media Player Codec Pack, you even can watch DVD on Windows Media Player. But for the copy protection and region codes of DVD, you maybe come across no correct DVD title found issue on Windows Media Player. So for freely and smoothly DVD playback on Windows Media Player, copying DVD to WMV is the best choice. 


WMV is a Windows Media Video file. It based on the Microsoft Advanced Systems Format (ASF) container format and compressed with Windows Media compression; similar to an ASF file and contains video encoded with one of Microsoft’s Windows Media Video proprietary codecs. When people backup DVD to Windows Media Player, WMV is often considered as the target format. 

Pavtube DVDAid is a professional DVD ripping tool, which can easily copy DVD to WMV for Windows Media Player at ultra fast speed. It allows people to adjust video and audio parameters to get better video quality for Windows Media Player. It also can rip the latest DVD to Windows Media Player supported AVI, WMA, ASF, WM format with original video quality. Read the review

What’s more, this DVD to Windows Media Player software also can export playable movies in H.264 MP4M3U8, H.265, MOV, etc, for multimedia devices like iPhone/iPad, Android, Game Consoles, Video Editing Tool, Burning Tool, etc. 

You can download and install DVDAid on your computer for free: 


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Step1: Load DVD movie 

Click “Load from disc” button to browse to disc drive and import DVD into this app. The program checks the title of main movie automatically, and you can simply choose language of audio and subtitles for output and check in preview window. 


Step 2: Choose WMV format 

Click “Format” bar and get “Common Video”. Here, You can choose WMV for Windows Media Player as output format from drop-down list. 


Tip: You can customize video and audio settings, such as Video Codec, Video Bitrate, Video Frame rate, Audio Codec, Audio Bitrate, Audio Channel, to get a satisfying video/audio playback on Windows Media Player. 

Step 3: Convert DVD to WMV 

Click Convert button on the software main UI, and start ripping DVD to Windows Media Player WMV video. Once the conversion is finished, you can click “Open” button to get the output files. 

Now, you have succeeded in copying DVD to WMV for Windows Media Player. You can store this file on PC and enjoy it with Windows Media Player smoothly without any puzzle. 

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