There was a time when DVD was the most used format to distribute multimedia contents and, in this period, SubRip was the most used application to rip subtitles.
The most popular program to extract subtitles from a DVD.
Extract subtitles from a DVD
Despite the time that has gone by, SubRip is still one of the favorite programs to extract DVD subtitles. Thus, if you want to have your copies of your DVDs together with their corresponding subtitles, download SubRip.
SubRip extracts the subtitles from VOB files on a DVD. It is capable of extracting them directly from the DVD, but only in those cases in which the disc isn't protected. The best option is to extract the subtitles from IFO an VOB files of the DVD's structure, once it has been ripped to the hard drive.
Rip subtitles with SubRip
Open the VOB files that you require to extract the subtitles from or the corresponding IFP file to load the DVD's file structure. Select the subtitle chain which you are interested in and press 'Start'.
The format used by the subtitles is graphical, thus the most complex process is to teach SubRip to improve the optical character recognition (OCR) in such a way that it will be possible to obtain the subtitles in SRT format.
Once a character matrix has been generated, the task of extracting subtitles from a DVD with SubRip is greatly simplified.
Download SubRip to extract subtitles from DVD files.