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How do I rip or copy music from a DVD

Q: How do I rip or copy music from a DVD

My cablebox has dozens of music stations. I would like to make music CDs to play in the car. I can copy to a VHS tape with my VCRs, or to a DVD through my computer. What do I need to do now?"

Thanx

Warp1

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A: How do I rip or copy music from a DVD

I think you could buy a TV card for your computer and "capture" the cable music that way

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How do you copy music files from WMP 10 to 'My Music' folder?
Thanks in advance for all your help!
Mike

A:Copy music files from WMP 10 to 'My Music' folder

Hi

Navigate to C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\Application Data\Microsoft\Media Player and see if you find them there.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/copy-music-files-from-wmp-10-to-my-music-folder-132720.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/music-wont-copy-on-cd.243067/
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A:How To Copy DVD music to MP3 ??

I can't personally vouch for this as I haven't used it to rip anything. There may be better alternatives - but it is free and supports the following formats:

*.vob , *.dat, *.mpeg, *.mpg

Free DVD MP3 Ripper - Freeware converts DVD to MP3, VCD to MP3, MPEG to MP3.

Just select your source file and set your output location and settings.

http://www.vistax64.com/sound-audio/245673-how-copy-dvd-music-mp3.html
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A:trying to copy music on cd-rw

You copy MP3 files to CD-R/RW just like data files if you're just using it for backup. You'll first want to erase the CD-RW disk if you've started recording on it, then treat it just like a CD-R disk and drag-n-drop the files in a standard data file compilation.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/trying-to-copy-music-on-cd-rw.239816/
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A:Cannot Copy Music Files to CD

I can tell you what I did... I reverted back to WMP10. I could never get any cd's burned with WMP11. I could rip ok, but not burn.

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anyway I have a DVD (whats the difference between CD and DVD and how do I tell which it is)? that is very special.
 

The only difference is their capacity to handle media storage. Standard CD-R - 700 MB | DVD-R - 4.7 GB depending on the disc media manufacturers http://www.osta.org/technology/dvdqa/dvdqa6.htm
I fumble my way through most everything but DVD playing/ripping, etc. is always a problem for me.
 

Most media burning programs have online tutorials and features that support different most media formats while some are dedicated to specific burning, converting and media file reading.
 

There are 2 files on the DVD one is called AUDIO_TS
and the other is called VIDEO_TS if that helps anything.
 
I have tried copying them but unsuccessfully.   I don't know what program created them and I'm sort of lost really.
 

The file is a VCD/DVD output file. The VIDEO_TS when using the (DVD/VCD) burning feature of a media software are the only files needed or recognized when a prompt location box opens assuming that the files are saved on your hard drive. To copy/backup your discs is also another option depending on what media software you are using. If the file is a DATA burned disc usually file contents mixed up with pictures, music, movies on folders are the same with how to copy/paste files on your hard drive on a different destination storage.

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A:Copy DVD Music to Computer

Hi GT,

Yes it possible, Just use DVDDecrypter but its Illegal so I cant tell you how to use it or where to find it...Just google it.

Steven

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I know I am not an employee, but I might as well let you know that Techspot does not Condone the use of any P2P Filesharing Programs.
 

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Is this to use kazaa, bearshare and winMX to copy copyrighted material illegally then I'm afraid under the terms of the agreement here - we can not support you.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/copy-music-from-internet-and-put-on-cd.248983/
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Software here; http://www.download.com/iPod-to-Computer-Transfer/3000-2141_4-10665647.html

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are talking about the way your car selects tracks when you plug in the usb to your car?

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A:download music from exterior hard drive to Music and Videos partition

  
Quote: Originally Posted by rikkidegraz



Anyway - baby steps. Can you help me to tranfer the music from my external drive to F: Music and Videos?



Normally, you would just drag them (copy, not move) with the mouse--from the external drive to F:Music and Videos. Can't you do that? But I may be misunderstanding you.

However:

First I would decide how many partitions you ultimately want to end up with on your internal drive.

You need the one named system

You need C

You don't need the others.

Plan 1: put all of your personal files on C and subdivide C with a folder structure: Music, Pictures, Video, Work, whatever suits you. 2 total partitions.

Plan 2: put only Windows and programs on C, and put all data on D. Subdivide D with a similar folder structure. 3 total partitions.

Plan 3: Put Windows on C. Use several different data partitions D, E, F, and so on. One for each data type (music, video, pictures, etc). 4 or more total partitions.

I would lean toward plan 2. You seem to have chosen plan 3.

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Your pictures partition is already 80% full.

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You had best confirm what is on H:backups.

What is supposedly on E:C&E Conn and why that peculiar name?

Report back with your ideas and results of moving those files with a mouse.

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Originally Posted by Windows Central Question after recent/last update of groove music app in the month of july 2016, my handset do not show any music stored in my sd card. i have reset my phone no.of times. it either shows few of the music or it shows finding your music.because of this handsets gets too hot and at the end my phone battery end up very fast.pls help me in this Your phone is desperetly tryin to update all its core apps to 10 last vrs., then cachin and syncin them. Let it finish his work plugged and wifi connected, don't make too much reset too close!!!! It will take a couple of days for stabylizing
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Hello MajorFoley,

You should be able to click on View (menu bar) -> Group by -> (none) to change the folder view to what you wanted instead.

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A:Solved: Windows media music library vs music folders

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What version of Windows do you have and which version of WMP?

What exactly are you trying to do? Are you trying to put music files that are in My Music into the WMP library?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-do-i-put-windows-media-player-music-to-my-music-folder.862137/
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A:How do i put windows media player music to >> My Music Folder

i do it manually. if you right click the name of the song in your windows media player, and find the file location, go to that location, and manually dragndrop that file into your my music folder
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-do-i-put-windows-media-player-music-to-my-music-folder.566306/
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but when i went to audio mixer there is a volume tab for "name not available" and if i mute it music goes away....i dont get it. help!!!

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A:HELP! music is playing in the background but no music program is open!

Are you close to a radio station's transmitter site and antenna? That sounds like "RFI" (Radio Frequency Interference" getting into your speaker system.

When you get it, unplug the speakers from the PC but leave them powered on and the volume up and see if you still get it. If you do it's RFI and the speaker system is picking it up or it's coming through the AC power line to the speakers. If this just started I would suspect either a bad cable ground or just a dirty plug connection somewhere in the system.

http://www.sevenforums.com/sound-audio/93651-help-music-playing-background-but-no-music-program-open.html
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A:Metro Music App does not read music on network drive

Originally Posted by sjengie


Hi, anybody can help me how to get Metro Music App to read and play my music library from Synology 212j+ network drive?
Thing is it works fine for standard windows 8 media player so why the heck does it not work for Metro Music App?

When I select a song from the explorer it is played by metro but where are all the other files?
I have a Dutch - not yet supported region - Windows Account, so cant login music and xbox.
I have added synology shared music folder to my desktop music library but explorer keeps warning me that some features may not work so I have also indexed the folder but still no success

It gives me the creeps these complications and Windows may be loosing another user to the Apple platform (which would mean spending a lot of money to replace my windows home system but at least everything is compatible - I guess)
please help, I tried a lot already



Hi there
Goede Morgen !!

Remember that W8 is still technically in BETA so there is more to come out.
Since multi-media and connectivity is very important this I'm sure will be fixed in the final builds of W8.

I shouldn't base your purchasing requirements against what's in a BETA build of an OS. -- Wait till the Final before making that decision -- and meantime use something like Winamp or plenty of other free music playing apps most of which can also stream to and from smart phones etc.

Cheers (Tot Ziens)

Jimbo

http://www.eightforums.com/software-apps/5731-metro-music-app-does-not-read-music-network-drive.html
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A:Solved: Listen to music clips or download music

Here is a link to free radio stations in the UK (I don't know where you are based)
http://www.radiofeeds.co.uk/
Scroll down to the player that you use.

 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-listen-to-music-clips-or-download-music.376079/
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A:Force Music app to download all streaming music from OneDrive

Yes, you don't need any tools or apps, just go to OneDrive app or folder (in file explorer) right click on that > make it available offline! Now it'll start downloading everything in that folder + if you add anything to it from another device it'll be downloaded automatically

http://forums.windowscentral.com/windows-8/356729-force-music-app-download-all-streaming-music-onedrive.html
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A:Xbox Music app crashes when playing music

well, you didn't see my post...

app dumping me back to the start screen?

same thing for me. same solution that is a band-aid (uninstalling and reinstalling the app).

http://www.eightforums.com/software-apps/12001-xbox-music-app-crashes-when-playing-music.html
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A:Help! Music from network drive to Xbox Music App

Hi MSalo,

To create a symbolic link in windows follow these steps,

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2. Right click on the folder and select Include in Library and then select Music
3. Now delete this sub folder you have just created in the Music folder
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You can repeat this for all libraries you have setup in Windows

Regards,

http://www.eightforums.com/network-sharing/11855-help-music-network-drive-xbox-music-app.html
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A:Odd distortion while playing music in any music player on Win 7 PC

Please follow the http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html to provide us with application and system logs that can indicate application conflicts, application errors, system corruption, or system critical errors to help us determine if any of these are causing problems with your music playing.

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/209442-odd-distortion-while-playing-music-any-music-player-win-7-pc.html
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A:Music files appearing on Pictures as well as Music.

Panic over. I stumbled across the answer.
Start/Right click Pictures/Left click Properties/highlight unwanted folders.Left click remove.
I still don't know how it selected Include in the first place.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/music-files-appearing-on-pictures-as-well-as-music.937082/
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http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/music-media-wont-let-me-download-music-for-personal-use/203050.html
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Try to right click and un-install it. Then install it again from the store. Hopefully that will clear it out.

http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/53105-music-app-lists-music-files-not-present-ssd.html
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http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/25914-no-album-art-music-library-xbox-music.html
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A:Missing music in the XBox Music App (Metro)

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A:Solved: Adding Music to Music Folder

That is called "ripping". Use the "Rip" button at the top (or in the menu, depending what your player skin looks like ).
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-adding-music-to-music-folder.789160/
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A:Build 7601 "This copy of windows is not genuine" and its a legit copy.....

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A:Seek a modern GUI 'Copy' cmd that uses Verify to confirm 100% accurate copy ?

Hi paul456,
 
Not sure if this is quite what you want but,
 
http://superuser.com/questions/773090/is-there-a-way-to-copy-with-verification-or-just-verify-copied-data
 
Only 2 answers, top one
 
Good luck 
 
Hedge

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/599963/seek-a-modern-gui-copy-cmd-that-uses-verify-to-confirm-100-accurate-copy/
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A:How do I get music files to be seen in Xbox Music app?

Hey Sawlstone,

Welcome to the forum

have you gone through these procedures:

How to Add Music to Xbox Music on Windows 8, 8.1 or RT | Xbox Music Player - Xbox.com

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http://www.eightforums.com/software-apps/41528-how-do-i-get-music-files-seen-xbox-music-app.html
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http://www.eightforums.com/software-apps/11831-xbox-music-app-music-2nd-drive.html
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A:Organizing Music Files In My Music

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/164890/organizing-music-files-in-my-music/
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Hello Chumly248,

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What are you trying to synch with?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f320/how-to-sync-music-with-the-windows-8-music-app-675434.html
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Peter & Frank Vanderlinden
The Specialists Records
Tentoonstellingslaan 36
9000 Gent, Belgium.
0032489654335
[email protected]

Dear Sir,

We have a 3CD various artists compilation cd released by megarave records.
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Regards
Peter Vanderlinden

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http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-

pictures/faimusicmetaservicesmicrosoftcom-keeps-imposing/28b4bc6b-bec9-4799-96a4-

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Data Corrections
http://www.allmusic.com/data-corrections

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http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/Add-or-edit-media-information-in-Windows-Media-Player
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A:evaluation copy to permanent copy

  
Quote: Originally Posted by atul1510


Hello everyone,
till now i was using Evaluation copy, Build 7100 of windows 7. now i have the full released version. i want to know how can i convert my current evaluation copy to permanent copy and still maintain all my current data and settings.

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i dont want to re-format my PC, if there is a solution to this problem, please let me know.
thanks.



Hi and welcome

We need swome info before we can help you. the eval (7100) is what version of win &7 (ultimate, pro, etc)

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http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/aa365247(v=vs.85).aspxTracy Cai
TechNet Community Support

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Works fine when I tried it on x64 build 7068, what build are you using?

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/6641-copy-move-both-copy.html