With the widespread of intelligent portable devices, such as mobile phone and computer or tablet, you can completely enjoy various media resources anytime and anywhere if you are a movie or music lover. Usually, you may have a sizable collection of DVDs and Blu-ray discs so that you can enjoy the best audio and video quality of a movie. But all of the physical discs are just sitting there to gather dust. So you may gradually have the need to get the digital copy of the movies you have already owned. Compared to hard discs, digital movies are much better on that they are not easily scratched or broken, they could be played anywhere, and they are cheaper and more space-saving, etc. Since the digital copy is so important, how to get the digital copy? Well, one of the most convenient ways is to find the digital copy code contained in the DVD package. Usually the digital copy code could be redeemed through some certain software or websites for licensed access to a digital version of the movie. Usually you can find the digital copy code is inserted as a slip of note in the package which contains the full information of the digital copy code. But you may wonder what if I lost my digital copy code? Well, if you have lost digital copy code, you can still find solutions. Here I will guide you to find the appropriate methods if you lost authorization code for digital copy.
Solution 1: Turn to official website for help
Just as mentioned above, you can get the digital copy code from the package of the DVD you have bought. In order to finally get the complete digital copy of the DVD, one more thing you need to do that is to redeem the digital copy code. You can redeem the digital copy code in various websites. But if you lost redemption code for digital copy, you can still turn to the official website for help. You can check the back cover or spine of the DVD or Blu-ray case and look for the studio logo. The studios include Paramount, Sony/Columbia, 20th Century Fox, Disney/Buena Vista, Warner Bros and Universal. I have listed some of the studios’ websites here so that you can go check it out.
First of all, you need to log in the studio’s website, and then find out the related form and fill out the form for the case when you lost authorization code for digital copy. Submitted it and it won’t be too long till they send you a replacement digital copy code.
Sometimes you will be required to send an email to te distributor, just send them an email and explain your situation, they will also assist you.
Solution 2: Make a digital copy yourself with Leawo Blu-ray to MKV Converter
However, if the studios don’t send you the digital copy code for a very long time, what would you do? It doesn’t matter at all because you can have another way to get the lost digital copy code that is to make a digital copy yourself with some additional converting tool. Here I will strongly recommend Leawo Blu-ray to MKV Converter for you. As a piece of powerful converting software, Leawo Blu-ray to MKV converter could help you to convert the DVD to MKV in 1:1 lossless quality with all original subtitles and audio tracks retained. The detailed steps are as follows.
Step 1. Download Leawo Blu-ray to MKV Converter and install it.
Step 2. Insert your disc and import the DVD to the program. You can click “Add Blu-ray/DVD” button at the top left of program interface or just drag the file directly to the main interface.
Step 3. Select the imported mode of DVD, including “Full Movie”, “Main Movie” and “Custom Mode”. Then click “OK” button to start importing the movie. “Full Movie” allows you to import all titles, and “Main Movie” only imports the longest title by default while you can freely choose titles under “Custom Mode”. Then click “OK” button to start importing the DVD file.
Step 4. Choose the subtitles and audio tracks. When the DVD has been imported, you can choose which subtitle and audio track you want to retain in the output MKV file.
Step 5. Click the green icon “Convert” at the top right corner of the main menu to start the conversion process. Before it starts, it will require you to choose the final “Save to” route.
Step 6. Click the icon “Convert” at the bottom to start the conversion process.
By following the above steps, you can easily obtain the digital copy of the DVD in MKV format with the original quality retained.
Now you will not need to worry too much when you have lost digital copy code. You can turn to the official studio website for assistance or you can just convert the DVD to other digital video formats for everlasting storage with the help of Leawo Blu-ray to MKV Converter. If you have any problem playing DVD on Windows, please refer to our other article about Playing DVD on Windows, I’m sure it’ll help too