Monday, November 1, 2010
iPad is so popular today, once you get it, I'm sure you want to enjoy your favorite movie on it. Since you already have some DVD movies, it's not fair to buy them on iTunes store again for iPad. Or you get some videos from website, camera, VHS, YouTube, Limewire, Torrent, etc. If your DVD movie or video are already compatible with iPad, you can drag it into iTunes library directly, connect your iPad to computer, and sync iPad with iTunes, the video will be transferred to your iPad. If your video has the wrong format, you need to convert it at first. I have tried many iPad converters, some are free, they are either work poor, or the conversion speed is really slow, some even has virus which cause my macbook pro crash. I'd like to recommend this Aneesoft DVD to iPad converter for Mac.It's safe and the conversion speed is fast. And here is a step by step guide will show you how to convert DVD movie and put them on iPad.
Part 1: Things you'll need
1. Aneesoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac (download trial version)
2. Your iPad and iTunes installed on your computer
3. DVD files you want to convert
Part 2: How to convert DVD files to iPad supported formats on MAC?
Step 1: Download & install Aneesoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac
Download and install Aneesoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac, with this powerful converter, you can easily rip and convert DVD to iPad H264/MPEG4 videos with small file size and good quality.
Notice: If you are using Windows OS and want to Convert DVD to iPad, you can refer to Aneesoft DVD to iPad Converter.
Step 2: Run Aneesoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac and load DVD disk to convert
Run DVD to iPad Converter for Mac in the following main panel, then, just insert your favorite DVD on the DVD-ROM and load your DVD files to Aneesoft DVD to iPad converter for Mac through "Load DVD". Alternatively, you can hit "Load IFO" to import IFO files. In a minute, your DVD files will be listed at the main panel.
Step 3: Edit your videos: trim, crop, effect, watermark and deinterlace(optional)
This Aneesoft DVD to iPad video converter for Mac allows you to trim, crop your videos, which may help you removing the black edges around your video, so that you can watch your movies in full screen. You can also set different video effect such as grey, invert, gamma, sepia and so on, in addition, if you want to add watermark on your video, you can click "Watermark" tab and then check "Enable Effect" option box. You may add Text or Image watermark onto your video.
Step 4: Change the output settings and start converting
Select output video format as iPad H.264 video (*mp4) from the "Convert to" drop-down list. You can also adjust other settings such as video quality, audio quality, output path, etc. After all are ready, just click the big button "Start" to begin converting videos to iPad compatible video files.
Part 3: How to make these videos syncing to iPad?
After convert DVD to iPad compatible formats, now we can import the converted files to iPad.
First, you need to launch iTunes, click File option on menu, and add your converted files to iTunes library. Then, connect your iPad 4 to computer via USB cable, iTunes will detect your iPad. After that, click iTunes "File -> Sync iPad", and the files will be transferred to your iPad from iTunes library. When updating completed, you will find the videos on you iPad.
At last, you need to know what video is compatible with iPad, here are the details.
* H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
* MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats;
* Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format