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MakeMKV is your one-click solution to convert DVD, Blu-ray and AVCHD discs that you own into MKV. The only thing MakeMKV does - it remuxes/changes the video clips from the disk into a set of MKV files, preserving most information but not changing it in any way(no video and audio reconversion). The MKV format can store multiple video/audio tracks with all meta-information and preserve chapters. There are many players that can play MKV files nearly on all platforms. Full description.

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Supported operating systems:
Windows Mac OS Linux


More information and other downloads:
MakeMKV is free while in beta, see http://www.makemkv.com/forum2/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=1053.


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Version history/Release notes:
MakeMKV v1.8.10 ( 14.4.2014 )

Improved handling for discs with mastering errors
Greatly improved conversion speed for multi-segment titles
Small miscellaneous improvements
Bug fixes:
During streaming, program could crash randomly
When changing preferences, program could crash randomly
Fixes for 1.8.9 regressions:
DVD: some titles were missing (incorrectly identified as fakes)
Blu-ray: discs missing JAR directory failed to open


MakeMKV v1.8.9 ( 27.2.2014 )

Improved handling for DVD discs with mastering errors
Small miscellaneous improvements
Bug fixes:
Linux: Added compatibility APIs to libmmbd
Fixes for 1.8.8 regressions:
"no filter" error for certain LPCM tracks
MKV flags were not written to output file


MakeMKV v1.8.8 ( 2.2.2014 )

Improved handling for discs with mastering errors
Many small miscellaneous improvements
Bug fixes:
A false "100% hashckeck failed" error could show up on certain drive/disc combinations
DVD: Discs with multichannel mpeg2-audio failed to open
Linux: Added workaround for broken openssl library on RedHat-based distributions
Expert mode: TrueHD transcoding could fail on streams with certain (rare) encoding
Expert mode:
Default selection rule now also applies to attachments, with new [+-]sel:attachment token
Seamless sample-level joining for LPCM and transcoded audio tracks
Audio mixing - channel and BPS downmix now can be set in profile
Added support for AAC encoding (based on libfdk-aac: AAC-LC, HE-AAC and HE-AACv2 profiles)
Added AAC-stereo conversion profile - allows converting any audio track to AAC stereo downmix in addition to saving the original track
Improved display of transcoding settings


MakeMKV v1.8.7 ( 11.12.2013 )

Updated support for AACS v46
Improved compatibility of produced MKV files
Bug fixes:
Linux: On some distributions MakeMKV could randomly hang on startup


MakeMKV v1.8.6 ( 11.11.2013 )

Updated support for AACS v44
Improved handling for discs with mastering errors
Improved compatibility with certain (rare) H.264 and VC-1 streams
Mac OS X: MakeMKV can now open .dvdmedia bundles
Mac OS X: DASPI v1.4 now supports OS X Mavericks
Stability improvements
Expert mode:
MakeMKV no longer uses external ffmpeg binary
Added support for AC3 encoding (mainly for DTS->AC3 audio transcoding)
MMBD now emulates both old and latest libaacs/libbdplus API
Bug fixes:
Windows: Rarely, an external drive was not recognized by program
Linux: Discs with special characters in volume name could fail to open


MakeMKV v1.8.5 ( 13.9.2013 )

Improved handling for discs with mastering errors
Stability improvements


MakeMKV v1.8.4 ( 19.7.2013 )

Improved handling for discs with mastering errors
Many miscellaneous improvements
Bug fixes:
Rarely, some episodes could be missing on a series blu-rays
When using audio transcoding, channel layout was incorrect for certain DTS-HD surround modes
Default/forced flag profile settings were ignored after 1.8.2 changes


MakeMKV v1.8.3 ( 22.5.2013 )

Updated support for AACS v40
Reduced memory usage during conversion
Bug fixes:
MakeMKV could crash when backing up an incorrectly mastered 3D blu-ray disc


MakeMKV v1.8.2 ( 13.5.2013 )

Bug fixes:
Randomly, MakeMKV could hang during eject, leaving console portion running in background
Expert mode:
MKV track flags may be changed in GUI
Forced tracks may be automatically marked as default in conversion profile
Navigation keys may be used in property editor


MakeMKV v1.8.1 ( 23.4.2013 )

Improved compatibility of produced MKV files
Improved handling for DVD discs with mastering errors
Visual enhancements for HiDPI displays
Many miscellaneous improvements
Bug fixes:
Mac OS X - Randomly, a disc could be unrecognized if inserted while MakeMKV running
Mac OS X / Linux - Eject button was not always working
Audio transcoding could fail for certain DTS HD HRA tracks
Chapter names were inconsistent for blu-ray discs
Some (rare) MKV files couldn't be opened
Expert mode:
Chapter names may be changed in GUI


MakeMKV v1.8.0 ( 21.2.2013 )

Updated support for AACS v38
Updated BD+ engine
Added support for multi-angle blu-ray 3D
Visual enhancements
Improved compatibility of produced MKV files
Italian translation
Many miscellaneous stability improvements
Bug fixes:
Cover picture was always embedded into MKV file, even if not selected
Failed to process some DVD with LPCM audio
Saving to NFS volume on Linux could fail
Expert mode:
Additional profile settings


MakeMKV v1.7.10 ( 2.1.2013 )

Improved handling for DVD discs with mastering errors
Many miscellaneous improvements


MakeMKV v1.7.9 ( 5.11.2012 )

Bug fixes:
Audio transcoding could fail on Windows 7 under some circumstances
MakeMKV no longer requires GLIBC 2.15 on Linux
Few miscellaneous improvements


MakeMKV v1.7.8 ( 15.10.2012 )

Added support for AACS v35
Updated BD+ engine
Added ability to produce MKV files with compressed tracks (WDTV profile)
Improved handling for DVD/Blu-ray discs with mastering errors
Bug fixes:
Audio transcoding could fail or hang at the very end of file
MakeMKV could crash when reading DVDs with a specific structure protection
Many miscellaneous stability improvements


MakeMKV v1.7.7 ( 16.8.2012 )

Improved handling for DVD/Blu-ray discs with mastering errors
MakeMKV now prevents computer going to sleep mode during copy
Miscellaneous stability improvements
Max OS X changes:
BDMV folder bundles can be selected on Mountain Lion
Switched from GROWL to Mountain Lion notifications
Expert mode:
MakeMKV now includes ffmpeg executable with 24-bit FLAC encoder
New FLAC profile
Bug fixes:
On some DVDs MakeMKV could go into endless loop when opening disc in CellWalk mode
MakeMKV could hang (endless ASSERT) on titles with seamless branching and LPCM tracks
Forced subtitles were extracted incompletely on certain blu-ray discs
Aspect ratio was sometimes incorrect for H.264 SD content
Occasionally makemkvcon executable could stay running in background even after application window was closed


MakeMKV v1.7.6 ( 30.6.2012 )

Added support for AACS v32


MakeMKV v1.7.5 ( 20.6.2012 )

Miscellaneous stability and mprovements
Expert mode - support for DTS-HD decoding/transcoding


MakeMKV v1.7.4 ( 10.4.2012 )

Added support for AACS v31
Improved handling for DVD/Blu-ray discs with mastering errors
Conversion profile improvements in expert mode
Bug fixes:
On some discs 3D MVC video was not recognized
Subtitle tracks were not available on HD-DVD discs after 1.7.0 update


MakeMKV v1.7.3 ( 27.3.2012 )

Added ability to extract and put 3D MVC Video into MKV container
Initial support for on-the-fly audio reencoding
Improved functionality in expert mode
Improved handling for DVD/Blu-ray discs with mastering errors
Improved handling for DVD/Blu-ray discs with structure protection
Better handling of MKV files created by other programs
Many UI and stability improvements
Bug fixes:
MakeMKV could crash on profile change in expert mode
A single audio frame could be incorrectly dropped at the start of file
HD-DVD processing was accidentally broken in 1.7.0


MakeMKV v1.7.2 ( 9.2.2012 )

Added support for AACS v30


MakeMKV v1.7.1 ( 28.1.2012 )

Improved handling for Blu-ray discs with seamless branching
Improved handling for DVD discs with mastering errors
Improved handling for DVD discs with structure protection
Expert mode:
Profile can specify more complex default selection configurations
Tracks order may be specified in profile and changed in GUI
Bug fixes:
MakeMKV could randomly crash in expert mode
Rarely, some chapters could have been discarded from DVD dis


MakeMKV v1.7.0 ( 21.12.2011 )

Improved handling for Blu-ray with structure protection
Improved handling for DVD discs with mastering errors
Small performance improvements
Expert mode:
Many attributes of MKV file may be edited in GUI
Output file name may be specified per title
MakeMKV can output detailed AV synchronization statistics
Arbitrary default track selection logic may be specified in profile
Bug fixes:
Short titles were incorrectly skipped on some DVDs
On multi-angle DVDs chapters were not preserved for non-first angles
Program could crash when processing Blu-ray discs with LPCM audio
On some DVDs different titles were incorrectly marked as duplicates
Some multi-angle or interleaved DVDs produced MKV files with noticeable AV synchronization issues


MakeMKV v1.6.16

Updated BD+ engine
Added support for new DVD copy protections
MakeMKV is now much more tolerant to DVD mastering errors
Improved support for AVCHD discs
Many stability improvements
Bug fixes:
Backup failed for blu-ray discs with DCOPY folder
Some multi-angle DVDs were processed incorrectly
Some DVDs could hang in CSS search phase
Some DVDs could hang with code 2025 during conversion


MakeMKV v1.6.15

Updated BD+ engine
Added workarounds for incorrectly-mastered discs
Miscellaneous bug fixes and stability improvements


MakeMKV v1.6.14

Bug fixes:
MakeMKV was "stuck" when processing some blu-ray discs
MakeMKV could randomly crash at start in rare cases
Improved debug logging
Miscellaneous stability improvements


MakeMKV v1.6.13

Added support for AACS bus encryption
Fixed failures on blu-ray discs with variable multi-angle playlists
Added ability to open MKV files
Various user interface improvements
Many performance and stability improvements
Bug fixes:
Discs with LPCM audio could have failed occasionally
Sparsely-encrypted discs could have failed
No other fixes for submitted DVD and blu-ray reports, sorry


MakeMKV v1.6.12

MKV engine fixes:
Some MKV files produced from h.264 AVC blu-ray discs were not seekable
Subtitles were displayed too short on some players
Occasional errors on titles with forced subtitles
Improved compatibility of produced MKV files
Added workarounds for new DVD protections
Miscellaneous stability and UI improvements


MakeMKV v1.6.10

Added support for AACS v25
Fixed MKV multiplexing error introduced in 1.6.9


MakeMKV v1.6.9

Updated BD+ engine
New MKV multiplexing engine
Fixed occasional program errors on Mac OS X
Fixed DASPI for Mac OS X 10.5.8
Stability improvements


MakeMKV v1.6.8

Updated BD+ engine
Workarounds for incorrectly-mastered discs
Stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.6.7

* Added support for new DVD copy protections
* Workarounds for incorrectly-mastered discs
* Stability improvements


MakeMKV v1.6.6

Added support for AACS v23
Workarounds for some incorrectly mastered discs
Workarounds for external USB drives with JMicron chipset
Miscellaneous stability and UI improvements
Fixes:
Disc access speed was very slow in some cases
AACS auth could randomly fail on Linux
Some discs failed to open with error "UpdateTrackInfo failed"


# MakeMKV v1.6.5

* Fixed several UI errors introduced in 1.6.4
* Miscellaneous stability and UI improvements


# MakeMKV v1.6.4

* Improved conversion speed in most cases
* Improved handling for protected DVDs with episodic content
* Fixes:
o Some DVDs failed to open with error "Titleset #0 is invalid"
o Conversion failed with "code 15" at the end
* Max OS X changes:
o New disc access method - DASPI
o Overall UI improvements
o Growl notifications
* Miscellaneous stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.6.3

* Added support for AACS v20
* Updated BD+ engine
* Corrected "code 7" error with some H.264 streams
* Improved processing for some DVDs
* Many stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.6.2

* Improved processing for some DVDs
* Fixed occasional crashes introduced in 1.6.0
* Many stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.6.0

* Updated blu-ray keys for AACS v19
* Updated BD+ engine
* On backup MakeMKV now validates content hash tables and detects corrupted M2TS files
* Better support for DVD discs
* MakeMKV is now more tolerable to badly-mastered or damaged discs
* Better support for HD-DVD discs
* Many stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.5.8

* Updated BD+ engine
* Added (optional) automatic checking for program and svq updates
* Miscellaneous stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.5.6

* Improved handling for DVD discs
* Added default tracks selection based on language
* Many small improvements


# MakeMKV v1.5.5

* Updated BD+ engine
* Corrected rare error with some H264 iterlaced video
* Improved handling for DVDs with incorrect DVD-TEXT metadata


# MakeMKV v1.5.4

* Updated blu-ray keys for AACS v17


# MakeMKV v1.5.3

* OS X: OS access mode is now default
* Many miscellaneous stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.5.2

* Added support for MPEG audio tracks on DVD
* Corrected "code 28" error with some Blu-ray discs
* All LPCM audio formats from Blu-ray are now handled correctly
* Fixed occasional GUI failures
* Improved handling of Blu-ray discs with episodic content
* Various stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.5.1

* Added myiBox streaming for NMT devices
* Improved compatibility of produced MKV files
* Stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.5.0

* Added ability to decrypt M2TS files during backup
* Added UPnP streaming mode
* Added OS drive access mode supporting all drives on OSX
* Significantly enchanced command-line interface
* Improved support for AVCHD sources
* Corrected error when chapters were missing with some blu-ray discs
* Corrected error when some blu-ray discs couldn't be opened
* Improved disc access speed on Linux
* Miscellaneous stability and UI improvements


# MakeMKV v1.4.12

* Added support for AVCHD sources with recognition of camera metadata
* Corrected error when subtitles were missing with some blu-ray discs
* Added abilty to save only forced subtitles for blu-ray discs
* Miscellaneous stability and UI improvements


# MakeMKV v1.4.11

* Corrected compatibility issue with HD audio streams
* Corrected incorrect processing of blu-ray discs with seamless branching (introduced in 1.4.10)
* Miscellaneous stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.4.10

* New functionality: instant video streaming
* Added support for all blu-ray HD audio tracks:
o Dolby TrueHD
o Dolby Digital plus (E-AC3)
o DTS-HD
o DTS-HD Losless (Master audio)
o DTS-HD Low bitrate
* Corrected drive access problems on Windows (AHCI)
* Corrected "MKV_ASSERT" error on titles with many subtitle tracks
* Miscellaneous stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.4.9

* Faster processing for some DVD discs
* Miscellaneous stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.4.8

* Fixed error leading to A/V desync in some cases
* Small UI improvements
* BD+ engine


# MakeMKV v1.4.7

* Small stability and UI improvements
* Fixed error leading to SIGSEGV on some Linux distributions


# MakeMKV v1.4.6

* Fixed error causing MKV files to be too short for some DVDs
* Fixed error leading to duplicate and out-of-order audio frames in some MKVs
* Many corrections in MKV multiplexer (forced subtitles, default tracks, simple blocks)
* MakeMKV now produces more detailed debug log
* Aspect ratio and frame rate information is now displayed for video streams
* Blu-ray discs now open significantly faster
* Improved conversion speed on OSX and Linux


# MakeMKV v1.4.5

* Updated to the latest AACS keys


# MakeMKV v1.4.4

* Added support for multi-angle Blu-ray discs
* Fixed MKV compatibility issues (chapter UIDs)
* Improved complex mpls handling


# MakeMKV v1.4.3

* First version for Mac OS X
* Added support for LPCM audio tracks
* Stability improvements



# MakeMKV v1.4.2

* Many stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.4.1

* Impoved handling for incorrectly mastered Blu-ray discs
* MakeMKV now produces compatible timecodes for VC-1 streams


# MakeMKV v1.4.0

* Impoved handling for incorrectly mastered DVD discs
* Stability and user interface improvements


# MakeMKV v1.3 build 797

* Stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.3 build 778

* Improved compatibility of produced MKV files
* Stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.3 build 722

* Improved support for Blu-ray discs, including support for Blu-ray chapters
* Improved handling for DVD discs with structure protection
* Many stability improvements


# MakeMKV v1.2 build 692

* Fixed error during opening of already decrypted Blu-ray and HD-DVD files on harddrive


# MakeMKV v1.2 build 684

* Updated to the latest AACS keys
* Added support for multi-angle DVD discs
* Added support for Blu-ray PGS subtitles
* Fixed container incompatibility for VC-1 streams


MakeMKV v1.01 build 650

* Fixed previously broken processing of already decrypted Blu-ray and HD-DVD discs


MakeMKV v1.01 build 646

* Improved recongnition of bogus titles on DVD discs with structure protection


* MakeMKV v1.01 build 634

o Improved handling for DVD discs with strucutre protection


* MakeMKV v1.01 build 630

o Initial beta release
o DVD functionality is fully implemented
o Blu-ray and Hd-dvd support is experimental

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All features / Full description:
MakeMKV contains both freeware and shareware functionality. You may use MakeMKV to convert or stream DVD and AVCHD discs for free, as much as you want. Converting or streaming Blu-ray discs is shareware functionality. You can use shareware functionality for free during 30-days trial period. If you like MakeMKV and you want to use it after your 30-days trial version expires, you need to purchase a registration key.

Additionally MakeMKV can instantly stream decrypted video without intermediate conversion to wide range of players, so you may watch Blu-ray and DVD discs with your favorite player on your favorite OS or on your favorite device.

* Reads DVD and Blu-ray discs
* Reads DVD-Video(VIDEO_TS.IFO) folder, Blu-ray(BDMV) folder and ISO files
* Reads Blu-ray discs protected with latest versions of AACS and BD+
* Preserves all video and audio tracks, including HD audio
* Preserves chapters information
* Preserves all meta-information (track language, audio type)
* Fast conversion - converts as fast as your drive can read data.
* No additional software is required for conversion or decryption.
* Available for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux
* Functionality to open DVD discs is free and will always stay free.
* All features (including Blu-ray decryption and processing) are free during BETA.


Alternative to MakeMKV:
BDHero
MovieRescuer
ToNMT UI
tsMuxeR



Guides and How to's:
Converting TV Box Set DVD to MKV Episodes - Read
How to make a single MKV from a Blu-ray (and also how to shrink it) - Read
View all guides with guide description here


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Very impressive. I have been using AnyDVD for most rips but when I came across an Academy Screener which had numerous bogus movie files to thwart such rippage, MakeMKV made short work of it.

I am a new fan.



Posted January 03, 2014 by . Tool version beta using OS Linux
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 10 of 10 Value for money 10 of 10 Overall score 10 of 10
Guides: I was having a tough time installing the Linux version until I found this how-to. http://negativo17.org/handbrake/


Awesome tool for taking dvds and blurays and putting them into a workable container. Any problems i have had mike has been quick to respond to. Definatly worth the 50 dollars for life as it is the only linux solution that works consistantly


Posted September 04, 2013 by . Tool version 1.8.4 using OS Linux
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 10 of 10 Value for money 10 of 10 Overall score 10 of 10


Here's a feature that should be mentioned. I had several MKV files that would not play with my stand alone BR player. I loaded them into MakeMKV and it made them compatible with my device. A a gig mkv file took less than a minute to clean up. Of course it does much more.


Posted September 02, 2013 by . Tool version 1.8.4 using OS WinXP
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 10 of 10 Value for money 10 of 10 Overall score 10 of 10


Excellent tool! Splits vob file sets into mkv episodes based on the .IFO file.

MakeMKV deserves some monetary love!



Posted July 24, 2013 by . Tool version 1.8.4 using OS Windows 7 64-bit
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 9 of 10 Value for money 10 of 10 Overall score 10 of 10


@kukkamies

Although the DVD part MakeMKV is always FREE.



Posted April 23, 2013 by . Tool version 1.8.1 using OS WinXP
Ease of use 8 of 10 Functionality 8 of 10 Value for money 8 of 10 Overall score 8 of 10


Pretty ok software to rip bluray to mkv. It NOT freeware though as site says. It is shareware and the software says that when using it. It only gives 30 days of "free use".

Definitely would use it longer if it were freeware (donation option, vink vink) but 50 euros is way too expensive for me considering there are free alternatives like bdtoavchd or mkvtoolnix that are able to do the same.



Posted April 23, 2013 by . Tool version 1.8.1 using OS Windows 8 64-bit
Ease of use 7 of 10 Functionality 10 of 10 Value for money 5 of 10 Overall score 8 of 10


It Rips any kind of Blu-ray movies, like a new movie that just came out.


Posted August 01, 2012 by . Tool version 1.76 using OS Windows 7 64-bit
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 10 of 10 Value for money 10 of 10 Overall score 10 of 10


It does work but why pay $70 when there are freeware tools (ClownBD, Blu2mkv) that will rip a blu-ray to MKV? It's menu option is primitive too compared with the freeware alternatives.

The thing you're paying for is the BD decryption, but if you have a subscription to AnyDVD HD or its equivalent in the DVD Fab market then that will will decrypt for you plus many other things too. MakeMKV just makes MKV's and thats that. It won't even compress for you.

Conclusion: too limited for the money. Avoid.



Posted May 02, 2012 by . Tool version 1.7.4 using OS Windows 7 64-bit
Ease of use 5 of 10 Functionality 9 of 10 Value for money 2 of 10 Overall score 3 of 10


The easiest tool I have used so far. Drop the Blu-ray in the tray, select the right video track, audio track and subtitle and click on save.

The only draw back it has is that it does not compress the source video. Not sure if that is a draw back to some, but for me, I want to have quality and space. I cannot have 40 GB mkv files for every blu-ray title I buy. 5 to 10 GB is acceptable.

So once I have ripped the mkv, I use FreeMake Video converter to compress the file further. Since freeMake video converter does not run under Linux, I have Windows-7 running under VirtualBox and since I have my folders auto-mounted to VirtualBox, I can kickoff the conversion from my Windows without delay.

I tried using Handbrake to compress the mkv, but it does not even come close to what FreeMake Video Converter can do.



Posted March 31, 2012 by . Tool version 1.7.3 using OS Linux
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 9 of 10 Value for money 9 of 10 Overall score 9 of 10


The program is nice looking and very easy to use, it's fast at converting. My only problem is the value due to the glitches that some movies cause the program to crash, offset sync audio and video. The X-files movie, "I want to believe" still encounters sync problems when converting. Some movies have the subtitles screwed up, now I wouldn't complain about the subtitles only for a friend of mine is hard of hearing and the subtitles are delayed with the scene or way to early.


Posted January 11, 2012 by . Tool version 1.00 using OS Windows 7 64-bit
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 3 of 10 Value for money 1 of 10 Overall score 6 of 10


Is perfect for making non compressed MKVs from Bluray disc.

Great while its free. $70 to buy though, is just ludicrous.



Posted January 07, 2012 by . Tool version 1.7.0 using OS Windows 7
Ease of use 9 of 10 Functionality 7 of 10 Value for money 10 of 10 Overall score 9 of 10


The 1.6.10 version is great! I convert my dvd to mkv without loose audio or video quality and play in my Samsung BD player C5500 or my tv Samsung UD40C6900.
Unfortunately, the version 1.6.11 (or higher) generate MKV files that doesn't can be seek in my Samsung devices. So, I recommend the 1.6.10 version if you intent to play your MKV files also in stand alone player or tvs.



Posted September 03, 2011 by . Tool version 1.6.10 using OS Windows 7
Ease of use 9 of 10 Functionality 9 of 10 Value for money 9 of 10 Overall score 9 of 10


Notice that the direct and mirror links point to windows version of the application.
Either this needs to be indicated or additional links put in.

As for use, have tried it a couple of times and it works like a charm. No, it doesn't transcode, it simply transfers and then you can do with the file what you want.



Posted August 07, 2011 by . Tool version 1.6.12 using OS MacOSX
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 8 of 10 Value for money 7 of 10 Overall score 8 of 10


I wouldn't pay for this at all! When converting not all the VOBs will synchronize properly with some movies. Most cases the first vob converting may sync the audio and video together but when the second + VOBs goto merge they will throw the sync off! I'm still using DVD FAB to convert MKVs which also has a sync problem with certain movies like "The X Files: I want to believe" is really out of sync when converting to MKV with both programs that I mentioned!


Posted February 17, 2011 by . Tool version 1.6.4 using OS Vista
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 5 of 10 Value for money 1 of 10 Overall score 6 of 10


Easy to use tools, puts all the subtitles and chapters in the MKV file.


Posted December 29, 2010 by . Tool version 1.6.3 using OS Vista
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 8 of 10 Value for money 5 of 10 Overall score 7 of 10


I really like this program alot. I have used several different programs HOWEVER I think MakeMKV is by far the best. It could be the DVDSHRINK of BluRay. It literally has the ability to rip just the MEAT of a Blu Ray right into a MKV container. FREAKIN BRILLIANT. MKV to MKV is by far easir to convert. I was using Slysoft to RIP my BR's. I now only use SLYSOFT running in the background if I come across a BR MAKEMKV cant handle. I also used to use RIPBOT which did work but was a pain in the butt to get rolling. I now have gone back to using HandBrake which I LOVE esp. for 720 mkv conversion. My only complaint??? the price.....for now the program is free via beta however down the line it looks like they will be asking $50, I know I will end up paying it. HOWEVER I think for $25 a pop they would get a lot more people willing to cash out sooner rather than later..GODSPEED MAKERS OF MAKEMKV and GOOD LUCK!!!


Posted October 21, 2010 by . Tool version 1.6.2. using OS Windows 7 64-bit
Ease of use 7 of 10 Functionality 8 of 10 Value for money 5 of 10 Overall score 8 of 10


Cracking tool been using since version 1.4 haven't had a Blu-ray or DVD that it can't rip. worth every penny


Posted September 18, 2010 by . Tool version 1.5 using OS Windows 7 64-bit
Ease of use 10 of 10 Functionality 10 of 10 Value for money 10 of 10 Overall score 10 of 10


..I agree they should be compensated--I'm just stating that going to their web site the price was now $50 after the trial to keep the mkv function for bluray.Yes its trialware now.I just think its a bit excessive for a program that still has issues---and when there are other "free" proven and even "pay" alternatives that don't cost as much..And I do have a life..But I guess in your world no one is entitled to an opinion other than yours!..


Posted February 03, 2010 by . Tool version 1.1.12 using OS Vista
Ease of use 9 of 10 Functionality 10 of 10 Value for money 1 of 10 Overall score 8 of 10


It is not $50...come on...still beta...even about box says so..why buy when beta LOL!!!


Posted February 02, 2010 by . Tool version 1.4.12 using OS WinXP
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"Now they want to charge $50"
Yes and programmers should not expect compensation for the many hours they put into their softwares. Everything should be handed out free on a silver platter to you.
Get a Life !!!!!



Posted February 02, 2010 by . Tool version 1.4.12 using OS WinXP
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This was a good program when it was free..Now they want to charge $50 to make mkv files from blu ray--No thanks..I'll just keep using free tools to demux and remux with megui...


Posted February 02, 2010 by . Tool version 1.4.12 using OS Vista
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MakeMKV has helped me a lot lately. Easy to use with great results.


Posted December 30, 2009 by . Tool version 1.4.10 beta using OS Windows 7
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Excelent tool, to watch dvd in mkv format and in my case, put spanish subs.

Thanks a lot



Posted December 30, 2009 by . Tool version 1.4.10 using OS WinXP
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Very useful to remove css protection.


Posted December 28, 2009 by . Tool version 1.4.9 using OS Vista
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Great works fine with dvds's good for making one file with the main movie and the DVD features. Also very fast and no stability problems.


Posted November 27, 2009 by . Tool version 1.4.8 Beta using OS WinXP
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