"I desperately need an alternative for DVD Shrink, because Microsoft already released its recent update and effectively killed this old program."
– Excerpted from a DVDShrink user's email
A DVD Shrink user emailed to say that he was unable to use DVD Shrink any more after upgrading to Windows 10. To verify this, we did some testings on running DVD Shrink on Windows 10. As a result, it could work on our Windows 10 PC but couldn't detect some unencrypted and encrypted DVDs corretly. Despite of that, we can't rule out the possibility that DVD Shrink can't work on your Windows 10 OS. After all, DVD Shrink not working well on Microsoft Windows OS is nothing new. Many users have difficulties in running DVD Shrink on Windows 7/8, let alone the new Windows OS - Windows 10. Development of DVD Shrink has been stopped in 2005, thus it may not be fully compatible with new Windows operating systems and has difficulty bypassing new copy protection schemes. How to fix this? The easiest way is to switch to a DVD Shrink alternative for Windows 10.
Update: Free upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7/8 has expired on July 29, 2016.
The best DVD Shrink alternative for Windows 10 introduced here is named WinX DVD Ripper Platinum, a popular DVD ripper and DVD backup software program. It is highly recommended to replace DVD Shrink mainly due to the following reasons.
* It keeps updating to support a wide array of Windows operating systems, including Windows 7/8 (32 bit & 64 bit) and Windows 10.
* It is trusted clean DVD backup software for Windows 10 without malware, virus, or other unfriendly things. (Related news: Windows 10 will block untrusted apps.)
* It can back up any homemade and latest encrypted DVDs without encountering the errors happening to DVD Shrink, such as close unexpectedly during use, chapters do not playback in order, invalid file structure, Data Redundancy Check Error, etc. (Related: Solve DVD Shrink Not Start Problem | Fix DVD Shrink Not Working Error on Windows 10)
* It provides more DVD backup methods than DVD Shrink, including 1:1 clone DVD to ISO image file/DVD folder for later burning, copy main/full title content as MPEG 2 file, rip and copy DVD as digital file in MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, FLV and more file formats compatible with all prevailing devices, such as iPhone 6, iPad Air 2, Microsoft Windows 10 PC/mobiles, WP8, Xbox, Sony, etc.
* Thanks to the support for High Quality Engine, Safe Mode, Multi-core CPU, Super Encode Engine based on MMX- SSE & 3DNow! and Hyper-threading tech and more advanced technologies, this DVD Shrink alternative enables users to back up DVDs on Windows 10 with perfect quality stably and quickly.
WinX DVD Ripper Platinum is easy-to-operate DVD Copy software. After downloading and installing on your Windows 10 PC, you can finish DVD backup in four steps only.
Step 1. Load DVD Source.
Insert target DVD disc into your DVD-ROM, launch this DVD Shrink alternative on Windows 10, then click DVD Disc button to load the DVD content.
Step 2. Select output profile.
After loading successfully, it will detect the main title automatically and lead you to Output Profile window directly. To back up DVD, please specify a profile under DVD Backup Profile category; to rip and shrink DVD as a digital file, please choose one among other categories, such as Microsoft Device, Apple Device, Android Pad, Android Mobile, Sony Device and so on.
Step 3. Specify a destination folder.
Simply click "Browse" button to choose a file folder to store the DVD copy.
Step 4. Begin copying DVD on Windows 10.
Hit "RUN" button, and it will begin the process of DVD backup on Windows 10 instantly.
Note: Most commercial DVDs are designed to prevent being copied. The legality of DVD copy varies from country to country. The provider of this DVD Shrink alternative for Windows 10 advocates DVD ripping/copying for personal use only.
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DVD Shrink Alternative for Windows (10, 8, 7, etc.) and Mac
WinX DVD Ripper Platinum - Rip and copy any DVD movies with removal of copy-protections (CSS, region code, Disney X-project RAM etc,) to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, MPEG, Windows 10 for phone, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPad Air 2/Mini 3, Samsung Galaxy, Google Nexus, HTC One, Sony Xperia, PS3/4, Xbox etc, easily and rapidly.
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