How to Rip DVD Chapters Individually into Media Files?

"I bought some music live concert DVDs, I want to convert these DVDs by chapters to MP4 files to watch on my smartphone. Is there any good solution?"

"I am looking for a ripper which can rip DVD chapters individually. Any recommended program?"

Have you ever searched the same question on Google? For people who want to rip DVD chapters individually, this is a troublesome problem as most of DVD rippers cannot rip DVD to digital files with chapters information.
So, in order to help you save the searching time, next we will tell you how to rip DVD with chapter info preserved.

Step-by-Step Guide: How to Split DVD by Chapters

We tested several DVD rippers and pick a one called VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper, which can truly rip DVD to individually file by chapter. The reasons why we selected VideoByte DVD Ripper are listed as below:

  • This ripper software is mainly for rip DVD discs, in the meanwhile, it also supports a lot of extra functions that include converting DVDs by chapters.
  • You can select one output format for your digital device, such as MP4, FLV, MOV, AVI, MP3, WMV, M4V.
  • It can also keep the high output quality while improving the conversion speed.
Next, we will show you the detailed steps to use VideoByte DVD Ripper. You can also download the free trial version and follow the steps to start your own work.


VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper for Windows released a new version which can't rip DVD by chapters. So, the download link below is still the old version. Please don't upgrade the program if you still want to use the feature.

Tips: If your computer doesn't have a built-in driver, please prepare an external driver to read your DVD disc.

Step 1. Import DVD Disc Source

Click "+" button in the center of the main interface to import the DVD you want to rip.
Ripper Main

Step 2. Set Your Output Format

Finding the "Rip All to" icon on top right. Then, click the pull-down list and you can see there are three categories. Thus, you can select one output format of the corresponding device you want in "Video" tab, such as MP4, FLV, MOV, AVI.
Rip All to

Step 3. Select DVD Chapters

Finished the basic settings, let's reach to convert. Click "Full Title List" on the main interface to select the movie clips you want. You can also preview the movie clip before selecting.

Full Title List

Step 4. Carry Out Convert

You come to the last step: tap on "Rip All" to start ripping DVD chapters. After minutes or dozen of minutes later which depending on the size of files, you will get the DVD chapters that converted into media files. Then you can find the media files of the DVD chapters at the destination of files, transfer to the digital devices you want and enjoy the videos.
Ripping Disc

On the whole, follow the steps above, it is so easy to operate VideoByte BD-DVD Ripper to rip DVD chapters individually into media files. Anyway, hope this tutorial can help you. If you have any questions, please contact us and we are very glad to assist you to solve it.