HandBrake is an excellent DVD ripper free software, but if you are a novice user, you may find that it’s too configurable, VidCoder is a free DVD ripping software which is based on HandBrake’s encoding engine, and supplies more friendly user interface. VidCoder requires Microsoft .NET Framework 4, and supports Windows XP / Windows 7.
VidCoder has all the functions that HandBrake has, and gives you a better user experience. It allows you set output size of the video / pause and resume encoding / preview the video / adjust bit rate of the audio / resize or crop the video. VidCoder supports multiple processors and multi-thread.
- MP4, MKV containers
- H.264, MPEG-4, Theora video
- AAC, MP3, Vorbis, AC3 passthrough audio
- Target bitrate, size or quality for video
- 2-pass encoding
- Multi-angle support
- Decomb, detelecine, deinterlace filters
- Batch encoding
- Instant source previews
- Creates small encoded preview clips
- Pause, resume encoding
Download Microsoft .NET Framework 4 from Microsoft.
Download VidCoder from codeplex.