The MKV format (Matroska video) is an open free Container format. It is intended to serve as a universal format for storing common multimedia content, like movies or TV shows. MKV files can play with almost every Media Player in Windows based on DirectShow (TM) if you have the proper codec (CCCP) installed. Sometimes you may want to convert DVD to MKV so that you can watching the DVD movies on some portable devices or sharing the movies with family and friends more easily.
To rip DVD to MKV, you need a professional DVD converter that can fast convert DVD movies to MKV video files with lossless video quality. Here DVD Ripper is highly recommended to help you finish the task. With it, you can quickly rip DVD movies to MKV and all other popular video formats like MP4, MOV, FLV, AVI, WMV, MPG, etc. If you are using a Mac, you can turn to DVD Ripper for Mac. Now free try the DVD ripper and follow the guide to accomplish the conversion.
Install and run DVD Ripper. Click the "Load DVD" button to add DVD Rom, DVD folders, ISO files or IFO files. Loaded DVD movies can be previewed on the right window and you can freely take snapshots of the movie scenes you like.
Click "Edit" button, you are allowed to make wonderful DVD movies editing by cropping, trimming, adjusting effect, editing watermark or merging different files to one.
Then choose "MKV" as the output video format from "Profile" > "Common Video" and go back to the main interface to tap the "Start" button to start ripping DVD files to MKV videos.
Here is the video tutorial on how to convert DVD to MKV with ease: