AnyDVD Alternatives

    AnyDVD is described as 'works in your computer's background to automatically remove the copy protection off a DVD movie, allowing you to rip the DVD onto your computer. You can also remove the RPC region code, thereby making the movie playable anywhere' and is a popular app in the CD/DVD Tools category. There are more than 25 alternatives to AnyDVD for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and Kodi. The best alternative is MakeMKV, which is free. Other great apps like AnyDVD are DVDShrink (Free), MediaCoder (Freemium), DVDFab HD Decrypter (Freemium) and DVDFab Passkey (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 13, 2021
    1. MakeMKV is a program designed for ripping DVD and Blu-Ray disc video. It works by decrypting proprietary discs to transfer codecs from the formats VOB and M2TS into MKV, preserving the necessary data without doing any lossy codec conversion.
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      Almost everyone thinks MakeMKV is a great alternative to AnyDVD.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      DVDShrink is software to backup DVD discs. You can use this software in conjunction with DVD burning software of your choice, to make a backup copy of any DVD video disc.

      Discontinued

      Development was discontinued in May 2005 resulting in the final version. Latest OFFICIAL Version, 3.2.0.15, can be downloaded from Filehippo.

      Most users think DVDShrink is a great alternative to AnyDVD.
    2. MediaCoder is a free universal batch media transcoder, which nicely integrates most popular audio/video codecs and tools into an all-in-one solution. With a flexible and extendable architecture, new codecs and tools are added in constantly as well as supports for new devices.
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    3. DVDFab HD Decrypter is a simple version of DVDFab DVD Copy and DVDFab Blu-ray Copy which can remove all the DVD protections, part of Blu-ray protections, and copy the DVD/Blu-ray to your hard drive.
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    4. DVDFab Passkey is a Windows-based driver that works on-the-fly to unprotect encrypted movie DVDs and Blu-ray discs. It can remove all known DVD and Blu-ray protections just in seconds, and allows you to use any software to access unencrypted DVD and Blu-ray disc content.
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      Most users think DVDFab Passkey is a great alternative to AnyDVD.
    5. WinX DVD Ripper is a software capable of ripping any DVD (even latest encrypted DVD discs/ISO images) to mainstream videos, such as rip DVD to AVI, DVD to MP4, H.264, MPEG, WMV, MOV, FLV and M2TS.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Xreveal is a application similar to AnyDVD. It is a research project and has an interoperability purpose. Xreveal DOES NOT contains any decryption key, it is based on the official public AACS specification only. You need decryption keys or key database to make it works.
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      • Windows
      Blindwrite is best game copy software. Copy games & keep yourself safe from damaging your original disks with the VSO Blindwrite game copy software.

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 7.0.0.0, released in January 2013, can be still downloded from the official website.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      DVD43 is a free DVD decrypter that runs in the background and decrypts DVDs on the fly. This website gives you some basic information, like what it does, how to use it, and where to download it. If your copy program needs a decrypter, you can use DVD43.

      Discontinued

      Last version, 1.0.0.6, has been released in February 2013.

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      works well for me every time
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    6. WonderFox DVD Video Converter provides a solution to rip and convert your DVD disc and video to most popular video, HD video, web video, audio, cell phone, pad, game player and mobile device.
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