Summary: In this tutorial, you will get an easy way to to import movies from DVD discs to iTunes, so that you can play on iPad without limitations.
As we know, all of the Apple products doesn't shipped with a DVD drive, you can't play DVD movies directly on your iPad. The simple way for you is purchase or rent from iTunes store. Suppose you have already got the DVD collection and surely you don't want to re-purchase from iTunes. Then how to do? The rest of the article will tell and please follow me.
Before you do it, a few steps preparation you need to do.
First, most of the commercial DVD discs are under copy protection, you can't play these movies directly copied from DVD discs, so you will need to remove DVD copy-protection.
Second, iTunes supports any video format that works with QuickTime and files purchased or downloaded from iTunes store. That means if your video files have a .mov, .m4v, or .mp4 file extension, generally you can play them in iTunes. In order to import DVD movies into iTunes, you need to rip them to iTunes compatible MOV, M4V, MP4 format.
Above on, you will need to remove DVD copy protection and rip DVD to iTunes compatible format like H.264 MP4 for playing on iPad. Here Brorsoft DVD ripper for Mac is your best choice without doubt. With it, you can remove all the copy protection off your DVD disc and rip them MP4, MOV, M4V for easily playing on iPad without limitation. Apart from iPad, you can also use it to convert DVD to play on other iOS devices, Android Phone and Tablet or other portable devices as you like. For equivalent Window is here Brorsoft DVD Ripper, which has the same function with Mac version. Now download the trial-before-purchase program and start the conversion.
Here we take Windows Version Brorsoft DVD Ripper as example, Mac Version share the same steps, just keep in mind you have download the right version, Windows platform .exe files cannot be installed on Mac OS – and vice versa.
Step-by-step to rip DVD to H.264 MP4 for playing on iPad via iTunes.
Step 1. Load your DVD movies
Insert your DVD to DVD drive and run the DVD ripper, click the " load disc" to upload DVD movies to the program.
DVD ISO files and Video_TS folder are supported here as well.
Tip: If you like, you can click the "Subtitles" and "Audio" button on the interface to select the Subtitle and Audio format. It also offers an option called Forced subtitles, which enables you to see subtitles only when actors are speaking a different language.
Step 2. Select H.264 MP4 for iPad
Click the "Format" icon, just select compatible format "H.264 High Profile Video (*. mp4)" as output format. The output videos will keep the excellent image quality.
Step 3. Start the DVD to H.264 MP4 conversion for playing on iPad
With all settings, just click "Convert" button to rip DVD TO H.264 MP4 for iPad.
Once the conversion down, you can click "Open" to locate the converted videos.
Now, open your iTunes , choose File > Add to Library to import your converted DVD movies into iTunes and sync with your iPad.
Then you can play your converted DVD movies on your iPad via iTunes just fine.
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And you can also use Video ultimate to convert Blu-ray/DVD or videos to H.264 MP4 format for playing on iPad via iTunes at ease.
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