How to Rip DVD/Blu-ray Movie with Audio Tracks You Need

In DVD and Blu-ray movie disc, there are multiple audio tracks, generally including different language soundtrack, audio commentary or background music track. So when you want to rip DVD/Blu-ray disc to the digital format, you may have the audio tracks that you want to preserve in the ripped video.

Today, we will mainly introduce how to select the audio tracks you like when you rip DVD or Blu-ray movie via using VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper.


Part 1. Briefly Introduction of VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper

You may want to get more information about VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper . This program is specially designed for the users who need to digitize their DVD and Blu-ray movie disc. With it, you can convert DVD and Blu-ray to popular video/audio format like MP4, MOV, MKV, AVI, FLV, MP3, WAV, AAC, etc. The program has the ability to allow users to keep all or select the audio track they want when they convert the DVD/Blu-ray movie to digital file. And, the audio tracks can be selected when you play back the video in the media player.

You can download the program below and join us to have a try.

Part 2. How to Select the Audio Tracks You Need When Ripping Disc


The Windows version and the Mac version of VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper have different interface. But the function of keeping audio tracks is the same.

Step 1. Launch the VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper to Load Disc

Launch the program on your computer after installation.

Make sure you have connected the DVD or Blu-ray drive with your computer and inserted the DVD/Blu-ray Disc into it. Take Blu-ray Disc as example, launch the program and click the drop-down list of “Load Blu-ray” > “Load Blu-ray Disc”. It can detect your disc automatically.

Load Blu-ray

Step 2. Select the Audio Tracks (Optional)

As we said before, VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper has the ability to keep all of the audio tracks in the DVD/Blu-ray disc after converting them into digital video file. When you import the disc to the program and click the drop-down icon of the audio track box, you can see all the audio tracks are selected by default.

Choose Audio Track

The check box in front of the audio track is used to choose whether to convert this track in the end. So if you only want to keep some of the audio tracks, you can deselect the front box of the audio track that you don’t want to preserve.


The audio track that is arranged in the first place is displayed by default in the audio track box. This means that you can preview this audio track when you open the preview window to play the movie. If you want to preview other audio tracks, you can click the name of the audio track. After the audio track is shown on the audio track box, you can open the preview window to check it.

Step 3. Rip Physical Disc into Digital Video with Audio Tracks

Now open the “Rip All to” drop-down list to select the output format.

Rip All to

Finally, tap on the “Rip All” button on the lower left, then the program will start the ripping process. After the conversion finished, it will pop up the destination folder where contains the video you converted.

Now you can play the converted movie on the media player and choose the audio track to enjoy. However, there is a drawback that the VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper can’t preserve the name of the audio tracks. The audio tracks will be named by the number like “Audio 1”, “Audio 2”, etc. in the converted video. You can choose whether to use the program according to your need.