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Tutorial of Uploading DVDs to YouTube on Windows and Mac OS X

Tutorial of Uploading DVDs to YouTube on Windows and Mac OS X

Suppose that you have some old DVDs recording family videos. Now, you want to share these memories to your family members on YouTube. Of course, you cannot simply copy video files from DVDs and upload them to YouTube directly. Generally speaking, the task can be completed with two stages. Firstly, you need to rip videos from the DVD. Then simply upload DVD videos to your YouTube account. This tutorial will show you the concrete how-to.

Upload DVD Videos to YouTube

Part 1: How to rip DVD to YouTube video

When looking for a tool to rip DVD for YouTube, you should consider several factors. The program should have the capacity to rip DVD to YouTube supported video formats. Moreover, the output quality should be great. From this point, we recommend AnyMP4 DVD Ripper.

In short, it is the best way to rip DVDs for uploading to YouTube.

How to rip a DVD to YouTube videos

Step 1: Import the DVD videos into the DVD Ripper

Download and install AnyMP4 DVD Ripper on your PC. There is another version for Mac OS X. Insert the DVD you want to upload to YouTube into your computer. Click the Load DVD button on top of the window to import the DVD videos.


Step 2: Edit the videos based on your wish

If you want to remove unwanted parts from a video, select it in the media library area, click the Cut menu and trim videos on the timeline. Other editing tools can be found in the Editor window, such as Rotate, Crop, Effect, Filter, Watermark and more. You can open it by clicking Edit menu on top of the home interface.

Note: Bear in mind that YouTube won’t accept videos that are longer than 15 minutes.


Step 3: Rip videos from the DVD

After editing, click OK button to confirm it and back to the home interface. Locate the bottom area, click and expand the Profile dropdown menu, and select a YouTube Video format from the Streaming Video tab. Click the Save to button and set the destination folder. To change frame rate and other custom options, click Settings button to open the profile settings dialog. Finally, click the Rip All button to start ripping DVD for uploading to YouTube.

It takes only a couple minutes to rip entire DVD, but the exact time may be different depending on your hardware.


Part 2: How to upload DVD to YouTube

After ripping videos from DVD, you can start the next stage, uploading DVD to YouTube.

Step 1: Launch your web browser and access YouTube website. Sign in your YouTube account that is associated with the channel you want to upload the DVD videos to.

Step 2: Click Upload Video button at upper right corner of the window. If you cannot find it, unfold the video icon and select Upload video.

Upload Video

Step 3: Click the large Upload icon, navigate to the destination that you save the DVD videos, select them and click Open button to upload DVD to YouTube. Or you can drag and drop the DVD videos into the window directly.

Step 4: Wait for video uploading to finish. Then enter the description, tags and annotations for DVD videos.

The description lets others to learn more information about your DVD, which will appear at the bottom of the video.

Tags are important if you want others to discover your videos through searching.

Annotations allow viewers to see additional information about your YouTube channel when looking at the DVD videos.

Step 5: Next, modify the Privacy settings based on your need. Public videos can be found by anyone. Unlisted videos are only viewable through video link. You can let certain people to view your Private videos.

Step 6: Follow the onscreen instructions to customize other settings. Once click the Save button, the DVD will upload to YouTube according to your expectation.

Part 3. FAQs of Uploading DVD to YouTube

Can I upload a protected DVD to YouTube?

No. You cannot upload commercial DVD or video concerning intellectual property without permission as it is illegal to do so to YouTube. Moreover, only the digital formats of MOV, MPEG4, MP4, AVI, WMV, MPEGPS, FLV, 3GPP, and more can be uploaded to YouTube. For uploading homemade DVD to YouTube, you should convert DVD to YouTube supported formats firstly.

What file types does YouTube support?

.MOV, .MPEG4, .MP4, .AVI, .WMV, .MPEGPS, .FLV, 3GPP, WebM, DNxHR, ProRes, CineForm and HEVC (h265) are supported by YouTube.

How do you upload CDs to YouTube?

Step 1. Hit the "Open" button. Step 2. Sign into your YouTube account on your computer, and click Upload Video button to locate your CD. Step 3. Enter the title, description, tags, etc., to start uploading CD to YouTube. However, you should notice that YouTube does not support any protected CDs.


Based on the tutorial above, you should understand how to upload DVD to YouTube with the original quality. First of all, picking a proper tool could stream the process. That is why we recommended AnyMP4 DVD Ripper. It is not only easy to use, but also offers YouTube video formats to help you quickly convert DVD to YouTube videos. Moreover, we also shared how to upload DVD videos to YouTube from computer. Now, you should master the procedure. If you meet any questions when performing the tasks, please leave a message below this article and we will reply it as soon as possible.

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