How to copy a disc?

Often there is a need to copy files from disk to computer. Despite the fact that the operation is quite simple, but you can copy video from a disk in several ways, which of them is more convenient depends on the file.

Copying a DVD with a movie

In order to copy a DVD with a movie, you must go to this disk through the explorer, select all the folders in the root directory and copy them to the folder on the hard disk of the PC. You can copy by dragging the selected data into the selected folder, or by selecting the "Copy" command from the context menu, which opens when you right-click on the previously selected objects. After that, you will need to select a folder on the hard disk, open the context menu again and select the "Paste" command. To check the copied file, you need to wait until the end of the copying process.

Copying individual files

You already know how to copy a dvd to a disk with all the files it contains, but often there is a need to copy only some of them. To do this, go to the explorer, select the files and transfer them to a new folder.This method is especially useful when there is mixed content on the disc. You can also copy files using the Ctrl + C key combination.

Copy with conversion

If you want to change the file format along with the copying, before copying a DVD, you need to start the converter program, and then specify the DVD-disk as the data source for conversion. After the conversion process is completed, the result file can be found on the hard disk.

Copy with Nero

If the disc contains a distribution of any software or game, it is advisable to make a disk image. This can be done only with the help of programs such as CDBurner, Nero Burning ROM, Daemon Tools. However, to continue using the image, you will need to mount it on a virtual CD / DVD-ROM. Also, these programs will be useful for recording video from a Blu-ray or DVD disc.

Therefore, before copying the disc to a computer, you should download the Nero program from the Internet and install it.

After that, you need to run the component Nero Burning Rom. Then from the top of the program window you will find the arrow, clicking on which selects the type of media with which the operation will be performed. In this case, select DVD as the media type.

After that, you need to insert a video disc into the optical drive, select the DVD-Copy option and go to the “Image” tab. Then you need to click the browse button and select the folder where the program will save the data after the recording. You will also need to uncheck the box next to “Delete image files after copying” and go to the “Record” tab.

Going to the top section called "Action", you need to check the box next to the "Record" item, and click the "Copy" button. After that, the process of copying files to the PC hard disk will begin. Upon its completion, the copied information will be in a pre-selected folder. Now you know how to copy a movie from disk, and in the future it will do it very quickly.