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09-30-2015, 11:32 AM
For my daughters wedding, I need to copy parts of a DVD home video to a thumb drive for the DJ to place during the father daughter dance. I am unable to figure out how to do this and I have a week left.

09-30-2015, 01:15 PM
Let's start off with you providing us information about your computer's specs and then tell us what computer apps you have that deal with video media and their formats.

09-30-2015, 08:00 PM
Here's an article that I wrote a few years ago (http://www.atpm.com/12.03/howto.shtml). Start with the Gather Your Tools section. The current version of MPEG Streamclip can be found here (http://www.squared5.com). I used to convert the video clips to DV format but now I use .mp4. It takes up less disk space, gives pretty good quality, and can be played in lots of software.

10-01-2015, 05:38 AM
Well...the simple way is to use Handbrake to turn your DVD into a video file, and then use Quicktime to trim out the sections that you want.

10-01-2015, 11:19 AM
^^ What he said. :)
Assuming this isn't a copy protected DVD.

10-01-2015, 04:43 PM
I need to copy parts of a DVD home video
..... ;)