How do I Copy a DVD onto a usb drive flash? Any tips for me?
Why Copy DVD to USB?
Transferring your data from DVD to USB is the best option for backup your favorite movies. This is one of the best ways to collect all your movies and videos in one device as compared to the large collection of disc. USB is the best device where you can store all your favorite data and you can easily bring with you while you traveling or going for vacations. If you have a huge collection of DVD disc then you can transfer all your data to the USB device. It is one of the convenient ways to back up your important data and movies.
You can easily bring the USB device with you while you are away from home. Most of the times people are away from their house and they don’t have their data or favorite movies. And most of the videos are stored in DVD disc which they cannot carry with them while they are away from their home. So the best and ideal choice is to copy whole data from DVD to USB device.
How to Copy DVD to Flash Drive Directly
The USB flash drive is a very convenient way to store all the important information. This driver comes in very compact size so the user can easily transfer their important files from one computer to another. The users can easily carry these drives in key chains, bags and every year their storage capacity is getting grown day by day. These USB flash drives are the best way to transport data from place to place, and keep data ready in hand.
You can copy DVD to USB falsh drive directly via your computer with several simple steps.
Step 1. First insert the DVD you want to copy from into your PC, prepare your DVD as ISO files or DVD Folder so that they can be copy-and-paste easily.
Step 2. Plug your USB in the same computer and make sure it can be recognized by your PC, if not, connect the USB by a USB drive. Your USB should have enough space to copy all your DVD content.
Step 3. Open your DVD and select all files in your disc, or choose the ISO file or DVD Folder directly, then simply right click and choose Copy from the options. Next, move to your USB disk and Paste what you have copied.
Issues of Copying DVDs to USB flash drive
However, there are still many problems of copying DVD to USB directly. Firstly, it’s easy to lose data during your copy-and-paste process. While copying a data from DVD to USB Flash drive, there are many cases that you don’t get full data, because of the corrupted files. Sometimes, during the process of the copy, there is a chance that your PC gets shut off or you accidentally click on the cancel icon, it can lead to the data loss situation. Secondly, you cannot copy the protected DVDs successfully, those DVDs are password protected and can’t be accessed by the third party. Other unknown problems may also cause your DVD to USB direct copy failed.
Ultimate Solution of Transfering DVD to USB flash drive
If you do not want to be held back by slow processing, various types of disc copy-protections and poor output quality, DumboFab DVD Ripper will be your best choice. Known for super fast-processing, clean, safe and easy-to-use, it will copy and transfer DVD to USB flash drive directly on Windows(10/8/7) or Mac (macOS Big Sur). You can easily extract the entire content out of a DVD and save it in any mainstream video formats such as MP4, MKV, H264, HEVC, AVI, WMV, MOV, etc. which is readable by USB flash drive, external hard drive HDD, SSD, NAS, USB, thumb drive, and the like.
It copes well with commercially protected DVDs, damaged/scratched DVDs, covering complicated 99-title discs, ISOs or folders, workout DVDs, regional and even non-standard discs. With 350+ built-in formats and devices, you can also convert DVDs to iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, and other devices with optimized presets. Users can also use it to backup and rip any copy-protected DVD in 1:1 ratio to DVD folder or a single MPEG-2 file.
3 Steps to Rip and Copy an Entire DVD to USB Flash Drive
Step 1. Load DVD.
Insert the DVD disc into your computer’s DVD drive or an external USB DVD drive. Launch DumboFab DVD Ripper, click “Load DVD” button to add the DVD files to the program. DumboFab DVD Ripper can auto detect the right DVD movie title for you. And you can select desired subtitle and audio track before ripping.
Step 2. Choose output profile.
In the “Output Profile” window, numerous video formats are provided for you. You can choose to rip DVD to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV and more. If you want to play DVD movie on iPhone iPad Android, etc., you can directly find a optimized profile. For general use, “MP4 (codec: h.264+aac)” in “Common Video” category is recommended. Besides, DVD backup mode is also available.
Step 3. Start Copying DVD to USB Flash Drive..
Click “Folder” button in the Output bar, and set the USB flash drive as the destination folder to store the ripped DVD movie video. Then click “Convert” button to begin ripping and transferring DVD to USB flash drive.