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How to Convert DVD to WMV with Lossless Quality

By Tony Moton

February 11, 2018

"I want to convert DVD to WMV format so that I can play the video on my devices, and I have tried many ways to do that but I was unsatisfied with the output quality. Is there any fine suggestion on how to convert DVD to WMV with good quality?" 

As we all know, WMV is one of the most common video formats, which is supported on nearly all devices and program. Therefore, some DVD users also want to get their DVD videos in WMV formats for playing conveniently. However, as for converting DVD videos to WMV format, there are some problems which need to be solved: How to remove DRM from a commercial DVD? How to make lossless quality? How to adjust the video to your devices?

Here comes the answers.


Part 1. What is WMV?

WMV is short for Windows Media Video, which refers to a compressed video file format developed by Microsoft. As one of the default format that Windows Movie Maker supports, WMV is widely used for playing videos on many devices and media players. There are three distinct codecs that WMV owns: the original one knowed as WMV, WMV Screen and WMV Image.

As one of the popular video formats, most DVD lovers would want to rip their DVD videos to WMV format for playing freely on portable devices, instead of bring the DVDs everywhere. So how can we rip DVD contents to WMV format?

Part 2. TuneFab DVD Ripper

Due to the DRM-protection added on most DVD videos, users would fail to get DVD contents in digital formats directly. But there is still way to fulfill the task. To rip DVD videos to WMV format, all you need is a professional program. As a result, TuneFab DVD Ripper is highly recommended. My recommendation mainly bases on the following 4 points.

1. Quality

The output quality is the most important factor to estimate a ripper. TuneFab DVD Ripper has guaranteed output quality. With this ripper, you can convert DVD to WMV with lossless quality.

2. Efficiency

Some rippers may take a long time to convert the video, for which many people are unsatisfying. But you don't have to warry the ripping speed if you use TuneFab DVD Ripper - it could reach 6X faster ripping speed than other rippers.

3. Easy Using

TuneFab DVD Ripper is also easy-to-use. The interface is simple, and every users can easily operate it without any difficulties.

4. DRM Removing

TuneFab DVD Ripper will automatically remove DRM from your DVD, enabling you to play the video without any restriction.

Part 3. 4 Steps to Convert DVD to WMV with Lossless Quality

Step 1. Launch TuneFab DVD Ripper

Firstly, click on the download button below to install TuneFab DVD Ripper. Then launch the program.

Note: Free trial version is offered to both Windows and Mac users.

Step 2. Load Disc

Click "Load Disc" Button. This Ripper will automatically recognize you DVD, and load any accessible files from your DVD.

Note: You can also select to load DVD Folder or IFO files.

Load DVD Disc

Step 3. Editting and Setting

Click editting buttons above and you will go to an edition platform. TuneFab DVD Ripper offers several editing methods, which will meet most of your needs.

Then, you can select the output formats and the destination folder. Type "WMV" on the search box, choose "WMV" or "HD WMV". TuneFab DVD Ripper has a huge stock of output formats, you can try other formats if you want.

Profile Setting

Step 4. Start to Convert

After finishing all of your editting and setting processes, click on "Convert" button. You just need to wait for few minutes and the conversion will be done.


Now you have successfully converted DVD to WMV with lossless quality. Then you could transfer the videos to your portable devices such as iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, Android tablet, iPad, etc. for playback freely. TuneFab DVD Ripper could not only rip protected DVD with high-efficiency, it can also edit the videos with few simple clicks, for example, you can amend the brightness of the video, add 3D effect to it, or merge several short videos into one. With this program, you could certainly manage your DVD videos simply.

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