How to rip DVD movie and convert video to iPad Air/iPad Mini video
With the multimedia capabilities of the iPad Air/iPad Mini (It can play MP4 and H.264 video), there is no doubt that we will want to rip DVD or convert video for using on the Apple tablet iPad. This tutorial will guide you through the entire process using the DVD iPad Converter Pro. To learn more features about it, you can visit this DVD iPad Converter Pro Review. With this iPad converter, you can even burn your iPad video to DVD to play on DVD player, and download Youtube video to your iPad easily. In the tutorial, we took the copy of Pixar's 'A Bug's Life' and coverte the DVD for use on the iPad Air. The processing time is dependant upon your computer's processor and the legnth of your DVD. 'A Bug's Life' is 1 hour and 34 minutes. On my computer, the entire process took roughly 25 minutes from start to finish. Now, let’s start the guide.
Step1. Download and install the DVD iPad Converter Pro, here is the directly download link, the file size is about 25MB. And then launch the program.
Step2: Import your DVD or video into the converter, there are multiple ways to load your media as follow:
Add Video Files: Import video from your computer hard drive, you can also drag and drop your video files into the program.
Load Files from Devices: From external devices such as camera, camcorder, external drives, flash drive. Etc.
Find DRM Files: Import DRM protection video like iTunes media, Amazon media. Etc.
Load DVD Drive: Put a DVD movie disc into your DVD-Rom and import it.
Load DVD Folder: It you download DVD movies from website, it should look like Video_TS and Audio_TS folder, and you can import them into the program in this way.
Step3: Click the edit icon, go to 'Device -> Apple' and selectiPad HD Video MPEG-4 (*.mp4)' as output format.
Step4: After all things done, click the 'Start' to begin the conversion. When the conversion is completed, click 'Find Target' to located the converted DVD or video file on your computer.
Step 5: If you want to add the converted DVD files to iPad through iTunes, please make sure your have the iTunes 10.1 or above at first, then follow these steps:
1. Connect your iPad to computer with the USB cable.
2. Open iTunes and wait for it to recognize your iPad.
3. locate the converted videos and drag them into your iTunes library.
3. Depending on your configuration, auto-sync should begin.
4. If not, then manually select whatever features you like to sync your iPad with and press the Sync button.
That's all, it couldn't be easier to put DVD movie and video on iPad/iPad Mini like that, enjoy my guide.
Here is some simple introduction about the program:
This DVD Converter Pro build-in three media programs - Video Converter, DVD Ripper, YouTube Downloader, DVD Burner, Video Recorder, Audio Recorder and DRM Remover. It’s not only for iPad, but also supports other devices like iPod, iPhone, Zune, PSP, Kindle Fire, Mobile Phone, MP3/MP4 player. Etc.
Video Converter: Support all video formats including HD Video, AVI, MP4, WMV, MPEG, H.264, MKV, FLV, MOV, VOB, TS, M2TS, 3GP. Etc.
DVD Ripper: It can bypass the DVD copyright protection, copy video from DVD to computer in 1:1 lossless quality.
DRM Remover: It can remove DRM protection from purchased media, so you can put iTunes movie and songs on other devices like Kindle Fire, Mobile phone. Etc.