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How to Compress DVDs to FLV Videos on Mac Computer

by Edwin Liu | May 9, 2013 15:00 PM
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The Flash Video (FLV) container file format features a high compression ratio, that’s to say, the FLV video has more quick transmission speed over the internet than other video container formats such as MP4, MKV, MOV, etc. If you are a Mac user and want to grab some interesting movie clips from your purchased or rented DVDs to share onto YouTube, Facebook, Metacafe, Yahoo video, or other online video sharing websites, compressing the DVDs to FLV video files will be a good choice.

To do this, you will need a good Mac DVD to FLV ripper & converter. Here Leawo DVD Ripper for Mac is strongly recommended to you. As a DVD converting expert, it can convert DVD to various formats, FLV, MP4, AVI, MOV, etc. Besides, its powerful edit function will allow you to edit your DVD video to a better visual effect.

Directly download Leawo DVD Ripper for Mac here, and follow the easy tutorial to convert DVD to FLV for Mac OX S:

  1. Load DVD files.
    Insert the DVD you want to convert into DVD-ROM and drive the program. Then simply drag and drop DVD Disc Icon on the desktop to the interface of the program to input DVD.

  2. Select FLV as output format.
    After the titles/chapters showing on the window, click “” icon at the top of the window to come to the profile frame. Just hit Common Video on it and choose FLV as output format.

  3. Edit DVD video.
    Press the Edit icon under the preview window and the edit main window shows. To clip interesting part off DVD, you can hit the Trim tab and enter the start time and end time of your favorite part, then hit OK button. Also you can crop the black border, add text or image watermark, rotate and adjust the brightness, contrast, salutation of the video etc.

  4. When all the settings are done, click “” to start converting DVD to FLV on your Mac computer. After it finishes, you can upload the converted video to YouTube or other video sharing sites for sharing.


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