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Fairmount is described as 'free tool which allows on-the-fly decryption of DVD content for convenient access. Fairmount does not perform the actual decryption, it simply forwards the data to VLC Media Player , which is used for the decryption' and is a DVD Ripper in the cd/dvd tools category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Fairmount for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and Kodi. The best alternative is MakeMKV, which is free. Other great apps like Fairmount are DVDShrink, DVD43, dvd::rip and MTR (MacTheRipper).

Fairmount alternatives are mainly DVD Rippers but may also be DVD Copying Utilities. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Fairmount.
This page was last updated Feb 19, 2016
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • VLC media player

Fairmount is a free tool which allows on-the-fly decryption of DVD content for convenient access. Fairmount does not...

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    MakeMKV

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Kodi

    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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    DVDShrink

    • 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.

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  3. DVD43 icon

    DVD43

    • 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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    dvd::rip

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD

    dvd::rip is a full featured DVD Ripper GUI for Linux, written in Perl. It features an easy to use, yet powerful interface for ripping DVDs to many formats, including AVI, MKV, etc.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.98.11, released in March 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    dvd::rip featuring the clip/zoom feature
  5. MTR (MacTheRipper) icon

    MTR (MacTheRipper)

    • Mac

    MTR (was MacTheRipper)--the Mac's oldest and smartest DVD-backup app--is now greater than ever.

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    Thoggen

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Xfce

    Thoggen is a DVD ripper for Linux within the GNOME project. It is based on GStreamer and Gtk+. The current version can back up DVDs by encoding them using the Ogg Theora video codec.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.7.1, released in June 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    MacX DVD Ripper

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    MacX DVD Ripper is a DVD ripper that backs up and rips DVD movies (including commercial DVDs) to MOV, MP4, MPEG, FLV, iTunes video, minus all the copy protections that are widely used in DVD movies.

    On Mac OS X
  8. Mac DVDRipper Pro icon

    Mac DVDRipper Pro

    • Mac

    Mac DVDRipper Pro allows you to copy DVDs to your Mac so you can easily view them without wasting your laptop's battery-life, spinning a disc in your optical drive.

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  9. Leawo DVD Ripper icon

    Leawo DVD Ripper

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Leawo DVD Ripper is the best DVD Ripper software and DVD Audio Ripper, which can help you to convert DVD to all popular video formats and extract audio from DVD with high quality.

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  10. E.M. DVD Ripper icon

    E.M. DVD Ripper

    • Windows

    E.M. DVD Ripper is is a DVD ripping software which can rip DVD to iPod, iPhone, PSP video, Zune , XBOX360, Mobile phone (Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Motorola, etc.), and rip DVD to AVI, MPEG, MPEG2 TS, MP4, WMV, 3GP, GIF, FLV, SWF, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, H.

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