Extracting movies from DVD is a great way of preserving your film collection on your PC or transferring your favourite flicks to other storage media. Ahead DVD Ripper is a decent tool for the job, converting movies from disk into a wide range of different video formats. One of the nice things about the program is that it can also extract audio tracks and convert them to MP3, WAV, or WMA.
You won't need any codecs when using Ahead DVD Ripper and it's very simple to perform conversions. All you need to do is select the drive in the program's explorer and indicate the extension of the resulting file format you want. Likewise, you can select the file size you wish to achieve, which is great if you're trying to squeeze a DVD movie onto a CD. You can also pick the audio tracks and subtitles you want to include.
There are dozens of options available for power users, such as the ability to choose the aspect ratio, sampling frequency, recording volume, etc. With such a large arsenal of tools, Ahead DVD Ripper represents a powerful piece of kit for ripping DVDs.