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How to upload DVD to YouTube

Ripping a video and sharing it on YouTube is definitely one of the best way to interact with the social community. Many YouTube fans want to know how to upload DVD to YouTube. This guide will show you how to share your DVD video clips on YouTube in an easy way.

DVD to YouTube


You can convert your DVD video to ASF, MOV, MPEG, M4V, MPG, MP4, WMV, MKV, AVI and many others formats. You are just a click away from doing so.


DVD Ripper is what I'll recommend for this task. It is one of the finest DVD ripping software available at present. Its user-friendly interface stuffed with the powerful video ripping features makes it completely different from others. Let us quickly check out some of its noteworthy features:


It allows you to rip DVD and save it in various video formats ( AVI, ASF, MOV, MPEG, etc.). You can then enjoy it in your best leisure.
You can now extract audio from the DVD and convert it to different formats including M4A, MP3, AC3, WMA, WAV, etc.
This software is compatible with the most prominent player like Apple iPad, iPod, iPhone, Sony PSP, etc
It takes Video Editing to the next level. Cropping and merging videos will now be a child’s play for you.


Let us now check out the procedure to convert DVD to YouTube:

First install and run the DVD Ripper on your PC.

Download Download DVD to YouTube converter here

Note: For Mac users, please Download DVD Ripper for Mac.


Step 1: Load DVD

Select "Load DVD" button to import DVD from your DVD-rom.


DVD ripper software


Step 2: Output Settings

Let's check supported YouTube file formats, we need to convert DVD to one of YouTube supported video formats:

  • WebM files - Vp8 video codec and Vorbis Audio codecs
  • .MPEG4, 3GPP and MOV files - Typically supporting h264, mpeg4 video codecs, and AAC audio codec
  • .AVI - Many cameras output this format - typically the video codec is MJPEG and audio is PCM
  • .MPEGPS - Typically supporting MPEG2 video codec and MP2 audio
  • .WMV
  • .FLV - Adobe-FLV1 video codec, MP3 audio


From the "Profile" drop down list, select the desired output format (recommended: MP4) and specify the location to save the converted Video file in "Output" option. Now, click the "Settings" button to set the Aspect Ratio to 4:3 or 16:9.


Step 3: Start to convert DVD to YouTube

Click on the "Start" button to start the ripping.


Now, we'll learn uploading the video to YouTube:

Select the "upload" option placed at the top of YouTube page
Select the file to be uploaded by clicking on the "browse" button.
Click on the "upload video" button and your file will be uploaded within few moments.
Fill up the title, description, tag fields with relevant details.
Save the changes you have made.


That's it, converting DVD to YouTube video and upload it online with a straightforward way. Can there be anything simpler than it?


Read more guides about DVD converting:

How to convert DVD to MP4

How to convert DVD to iPad 2

How to convert DVD to AVI video


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