Help please with my ipod + dvds :(

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by srjc98, Sep 11, 2006.

  1. srjc98 macrumors newbie

    Sep 11, 2006
    HI guys, I have a MA147LL 60GB and I don't have any idea how to save dvds on it. could you help me please?
  2. ®îçhå®? macrumors 68000


    Mar 7, 2006
    First of all, download handbrake so that you can create a disk image of the dvd.
  3. xfiftyfour macrumors 68030


    Apr 14, 2006
    Clemson, SC
    i don't have a video iPod, so I've never done it, but this looks like a good tutorial on how to convert your DVDs using handbrake, and then a step-by-step on getting them onto your iPod.
  4. SilentPanda Moderator emeritus


    Oct 8, 2002
    The Bamboo Forest
    Handbrake doesn't make disc images of DVD's does it? I have gotten a newer version recently so maybe it does now.

    Handbrake recompresses the video/audio of the DVD into a video file that can be played on the iPod though. They even have (or at least had) a program separate from Handbrake called Instant Handbrake thats only function is to make iPod compatible DVD rips.

    Handbrake normally lets you choose the parameters of your rip whereas the "for video iPod" version has very few options.
  5. srjc98 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Sep 11, 2006

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