FlaskMPEG DVD conversion guide
you need: SmartRipper
0.6 and the FlaskMPEG
0.6 preview 1.1 / AVISYNTH
MISM and any MPEG Encoder.
Unzip Smartripper, FlaskMPEG,TMPGEnc and extract the FlaskMPEG 0.6 preview to the same folder as the original FlaskMPEG..
Unzip all AVISYNTH files to the same folder as the FlaskMPEG folder.
Copy AVISYNTH.DLL to the WINDOWS/SYSTEM folder.
Unzip Thunder MISM to the same folder as the FlaskMPEG folder(so we can use subtitles).
Doubleclick on the INSTALL.REG in the FlaskMPEG folder to install it.
Now are we ready to rip!
Put your DVD movie in the drive, and open SmartRipper.
Settings button: Enable UnLock Drive; DeMacrovision; Copy IFO-File; Region Free
Select a location under Target where to save to your HDD, and START RIP the movie!
2) Open FlaskMPEG.exe, select Your language, don't play around with ANY settings, leave it as is! Use File->Open Media and open the first .ifo file from the ripped movie.
Select Audio track and subs if you want that.
the Fps, 29,97 = NTSC and 25 = PAL.
Select Profiles->VCD NTSC for VCD NTSC and so.
Output Format Link to Avisynth.
Select Run->Start Conversion and this window appear.
Now has AVISYNTH createad a part0.avs in C:\ that You can test to open with windows media player and it should play(very slow though).
4) Now to the encoding part, it is basically the same as convert a AVI to (S)VCD but instead of open a AVI you open the created part0.avs in the MPEG Encoder(TMPGEnc,Panasonic, for LSX you need this patch that you copy to the lsx folder and run) application by selecting view all files when opening, so for
read here how to convert to VCD MPEG
and here how to convert to SVCD MPEG
If FlaskMPEG freezes or hangs after some minutes.
Try the old FlaskMPEG 0.5.9.4 instead and then you dont need the Subtitles plugin because it is included.
If all subtitles doesn't show.
FlaskMPEG is known to have some problems with the subtitles so you then use another DVD-Rip method, for example the DVDx method read here how.