Free DVD-Writer software

  nerawan 18:08 16 Mar 2006

Hi. I want to reedit some DVDs (select only chapters) but most are copy protected. Does anyone know any free software that allows to make copies of these DVDs. Thanks

  Totally-braindead 21:29 16 Mar 2006

I'm afraid what you are proposing is illegal and the rules of the Forum prohibit advising people on how to circumvent copyright material.

  mike1967 21:52 16 Mar 2006

DVD Shrink

  nerawan 10:21 22 Mar 2006

I have understood making copies of dvd you own for back up or re-editing is not illegal. It would be illegal if that was done for commercial purposes.
There are many programs (find them making a search in google but I wanted an opinion about the ones that are better to use and probably free).

  Belatucadrus 11:07 22 Mar 2006

click here

The relevant bit is:-

"Indivuals who make a copy of a copyrighted DVD, CD or music file, whether for back-up or for use on another device such as an MP3 player, are committing a crime."

Let me see what does that leave that I can legally put on my MP3 player? Nothing, unfortunately the law is an ass in this case.

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