How to Play VIDEO_TS/VOB Files from MacTheRipper on Mac (Mountain Lion included)
The output files we get from the MacTheRipper are usually VIDEO_TS/VOB files, not the file in other formats like .mp4, which we can play freely. Actually, Apple's DVD player and VLC player can play videos ripped from Mac The Ripper.
Step1: Launch DVD Player on Mac, and click File menu to choose Open DVD Media.
Step 2: Select the VIDEO_TS folder or choose VOB files from the folder, importing to DVD Player to watch movies from MacTheRipper now.
Just like playing VIDEO_TS folder or VOB files in Apple DVD Player, launch VLC Player, and click File -> Open Directory. Then select the VIDEO_TS folder and click OK.
Now you are playing Mac The Ripper VOB files in VCL player.
As the matter of the fact, you can play the videos ripped from MacTheRipper anywhere you like, and the only thing you need to do is to convert it first with Video Converter for Mac. Actually, this Video Converter can do all that the MacTheRipper can do, converting DVD movies to any popular formats with one-stop service offered to you. The friendly interface gives you a more easier way to finish it in simple 3 steps on your Mac running Mac OS X Snow Leopard, Lion etc.
Step 1: Free download Mac Video Converter here, and launch it.
Step 2: Drag VOB files from the Video_TS folder directly to the program.
Step 3: Set the desired output format for your iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc. Then click Start to convert.
You can enjoy your ripped movies on your portable player and in any player on your Mac Now. There is no need to take the DVD disc around, and worry you'll lose or damage them. That will be a great loss if your cherished gems is scratched and you can find other copies.