DVD Copying

By Chesta1485
May 11, 2005
  1. What is the best way and fastest to copy a dvd with one dvd burner. The way I usually do it is use 'DVD Shrink 3.2'. It Decrypts and rips and burns all in one. The whole process takes around an hour. Is there a better way or something different that would make it faster?
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    That is a pretty good time.
    Only to be improved by getting another DVD-drive for reading 'on the fly'.
  3. isatippy

    isatippy TS Rookie Posts: 497

    ya get a another dvd drive.
  4. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    Then just make sure you have them hooked up on different ribbons, so they can read and write to each other quickly.

    But personally I would rip to HDD first and then burn to DVD to ensure the highest quality and no data loss.
  5. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    Or don't rip disks that need to be compressed to fit on a 4.7gig dvd :)

    Ones that don't have macromedia encryption are even faster.

    But actually the only thing thats going to speed it up much at all is a faster processor and maybe more ram, dvd shrink is about the simpliest and fastest way there is that I know of.
  6. Chesta1485

    Chesta1485 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 16

    Thanx guys :unch:
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