Copy a DVD on an Android smartphone or tablet

December 2016

  • You are the owner of a DVD movie and want to transfer it to your Android smartphone or tablet? You shall find everything you need in this small guide:

Copy DVDs to a hard disk

  • DVDs are usually protected against copying.
  • You will need to use a decryption program like DVD Shrink if you want to copy the DVD to your hard drive.
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  • After copying the DVD on your hard drive, use Handbrake to convert the video to a file format supported by Android.

Transfer the video file to your smartphone or tablet

  • To accomplish this last step, you just have to connect your smartphone to your PC and transfer your video.

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