How to Copy DVD to ISO Image for Backup?

Introduce ISO Image

ISO image, short of International Organization for Standardization, is an archive file of an optical disc, composed of the data contents of every written sector of an optical disc, including the optical disc file system. ISO images can be created from optical discs or from a collection of files by image creation software.

If you have a great number of DVD discs, you may need to copy those DVDs to ISO image for backup and easily playing them on your media center. In this case, you can use My DVD Cloner to burn your DVD to ISO image easily.

Introduce My DVD Cloner

My DVD Cloner is a perfect combination of DVD copy and DVD ripper software. It can copy DVD movies to blank disc, DVD folder, ISO image for backup on your computer hard drive and also rip your DVD to other video formats, like MP4, AVI, MKV, M4V playable on lots of mobile devices, such as Apple iPhone, iPod, iPad, PSP, Xbox, etc.


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How to Copy DVD to ISO Image Files?

Here we are talking about the steps of copying DVD to ISO image with My DVD Cloner.

Step 1. Choose open method.

choose open method


Note: It's recommended to use Lowly Enhanced or Highly Enhanced Open Method which may help you to find the exact real main movie title from a list of potential fake titles in some latest DVD movies.

Step 2. Click the Source option to choose the DVD drive where your DVD movie has been inserted into. Then program will start scanning and analyzing the DVD movie.


choose source dvd


Step 3. Choose output target as ISO image.


choose output target


Once you select ISO Image File as the output target to backup a DVD, you will be prompted the following menu, then you need to choose a folder to save the image file (.*iso).


output iso image


Note: Cloning a DVD to ISO Image File, temporary hard disk space will be required. If there is no enough temporary hard disk drive, DVD copying may fail. So, you need to change the Temporary Folder location to a drive that has enough free space.


Step 4. Select DVD clone mode as “Full Disc Copy”, “Main Movie Copy”, “Customized Copy” or “1:1 Clone”.


Step 5. Start Copying DVD to ISO image by clicking “Start” button.


Wait for a while, then an *.iso is created!


successfully copy dvd


Isn’t it easy enough to copy a DVD disc to ISO image file? Why not download to try My DVD Cloner to copy your DVD to ISO?

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