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cannot get screenshot from DVD; tried 4 different programs

by inkybrown / December 17, 2012 4:27 AM PST

I am trying to get a screenshot from a DVD of a movie I was in for use on my website (I am an actress). This particular DVD has some issues I have not come across with any other DVD I have. Normally I open the DVD files with VLC to take screenshots with keyboard shortcuts. I am on an iMac with OS X. Well, VLC will not open this DVD. Neither will MPEG Streamclip, my other workhorse. Only DVD Player will open it. As we all know Grab will not work with DVD player.

I have tried every trick and program that has been recommended in my search. Terminal, Screenshot Plus widget, I even downloaded SnapNDrag. EVERY program results in a blank screen. Is there any other program someone can recommend? Thanks

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VLC will not open this DVD.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 17, 2012 4:39 AM PST
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by inkybrown / December 17, 2012 6:12 AM PST

Well after hours of searching I finally found a program that works! It's called Click and it's new. I found it on Cnet. It works with DVD Player and it is very easy.

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(NT) Thanks for that. Rare to see VLC have issues w/ Video DVDs
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 17, 2012 6:26 AM PST
In reply to: Click
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