How to Enjoy DVDs and Video Files with your lovely iPad
The iPad is a tablet computer designed and developed by Apple. It is particularly marketed for consumption of media such as books and periodicals, movies, music, and games, and for general web and e-mail access. Its size and weight are intermediate between most contemporary smart phones and laptop computers. Since its release in April 2010, Apple has sold 2 million iPads.—Information from Wikipedia.
Now iPad is quite popular among people. Every one who got iPad is so proud and so happy.
IPad tablet has a built-in rechargeable lithium-polymer battery, and the battery delivers up to 10 hours of Web surfing via Wi-Fi, music listening, and even watching video or movies. That’s quite good, especially for frequent travelers or people who take video or DVD and enjoy on the go. And thanks to its bigger screen and high definition display, with 9.7-inch LED-backlit glossy widescreen display, 1024-by-768-piexl resolution, they all make iPad perfect for watching any kind of video: from HD movies and TV shows to podcasts and music videos entertainment an utterly new experience. With the multimedia capabilities of the iPad (It can play MP4 and H.264 video), so, if you want to watch DVD movies or video files on your iPad, there is no doubt that you need first rip DVDs and convert videos to iPad compatible video files and then transfer the output videos to iPad directly just don’t need to transfer by syncing via iTunes.
For ripping DVDs and converting videos to iPad, the only and best tool you need is iPad Converter Suite = Aiseesoft DVD to iPad Converter + Aiseesoft iPad Video Converter + Aiseesoft iPad Transfer
In this article I will show you how to put DVD and video on iPad and transfer converters between iPad and PC with perfect DVD to iPad Converter and iPad Video Converter and iPad Transfer.
Free download and install this powerful iPad Converter Suite , the file size is about 11.8MB. It’s an all-in-one converter that can rip protected DVD movie and convert video to MP4 video for iPad and also transfer contents between iPad and PC via iTunes. Then run the iPad Converter, the beautiful interface will pop up like this.
And it is divided into three parts:
Part 1. How to Rip DVDs to iPad Using DVD to iPad Converter
Step 1. Launch DVD to iPad Converter and add DVD Movie
Now get your DVD disc and insert it. Download Aiseesoft DVD to iPad converter to your PC, then run the program on your PC and click the big button “Load DVD” to load your DVD disk, you may see the name of DVD Movie disk if you insert DVD disk before running this DVD ripper tool (see the image below to have an idea). This may take up to a minute or two depending on the contents of the DVD and the speed of your optical drive.
Here we can load three kinds of DVD’s:
1. Real DVD, Insert your DVD disc into your computer drive, click “Load DVD” button to load it.
2. DVD ISO image (some torrent movies), you can amount your ISO files in the daemon tools and then click “Load ISO file” to import it. No other iPad Converter can convert ISO file except this one.
3. A DVD folder, sometimes you may store the DVD folder in your hard drive, it appears like ‘Video_TS’ ‘Audio_TS’ folders. You can load it by clicking the “load DVD folders”.
Step 2. Select Profile, Subtitle, and Audio, output directory setting
After you load DVDs into the software, click the Profile drop-down list to select iPad Video MPEG-4 (*.mp4) as output format. Regular DVD movies usually have several subtitles such as English, French, German, etc. You can select one you prefer. You can also delete the subtitle by selecting “No Subtitle”. Selecting Audio is the same. For more advanced settings, you can open the setting panel by clicking “Settings”.
Step 3. After all things done, click the “Start” button to begin the conversion
When the conversion is completed, click “Open Folder” to located the converted DVD file on your computer and just drag them to you iPad.
A. If you want to add the converted DVD files to iPad through iTunes please make sure your have the iTunes 9.1 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.
4. Depending on your configuration, auto-sync should begin.
5. If not, then manually select whatever features you like to sync your iPad with and press the Sync button.
B. Allows Crop DVD video to remove black bars, Trim DVD title or chapter to convert your favorite clips only and add watermark to movie video
C. Enjoy the built-in DVD player and take snapshot, Fine-tune video and audio settings manually.
Part 2. How to convert video files to iPad with iPad Video Converter
Step1. Click “Add File” to import your video files into this software, this iPad Video Converter supports batch conversion; you can add multiple video clips at one time.
Step2. Click “Profile” drop-down list to select MP4 video as output format. If you want to join all video files into one mp4 file, you can click the checkbox “Merge” on the main interface.
Step3. Click “Convert” to run the conversion process, done. Then you can follow above steps to transfer output video files to iPad easily.
Tip 1. Effect
Drag the adjustment bar to find your favorite effect of Brightness, Contrast, Saturation and Volume.
Tip 2. Trim:
Three ways to do trim:
a. Drag the “Start Time” button to where you want to start and “End Time” button where you want to end.
b. You can click the “Trim From” button when you want to start the trim during your preview and click “Trim To” button when you want to end.
c. Set the exact “Start Time” and “End Time” at right part of the trim window and click “OK”.
Tip 3. Crop:
Three ways to do crop
a. Select one crop mode from the “Crop Mode” drop-list.
b. Dragging crop frame to choose your own crop.
c. Set your own crop value.
Tip 4. Watermark
You can set the watermark of the file you want to convert, picture or text both OK.
Part 3. How to transfer contents between PC and iPad with iPad Transfer
Key Functions and Features of iPad Transfer
* iPad to PC transfer
This best iPad Transfer enables you to transfer videos, music and image from iPad to your PC for backup.
* Copy Many files to iPad, PC to iPad Transfer
The iPad Transfer can help you copy files (video, audio, image) from computer to your iPad for you to enjoy.
Step 1: Link your iPad to the computer via USB cable and run the program, it will detect and recognize your device automatically.
Step 2: After that, the main interface appears and shows you the files in your iPad in the left list. Then from the file list, you can choose the files that you want to transfer.
Step 3: Click the “PC to iPad” button; it will fast transfer the contents on your PC to your iPad easily. A few seconds later, it will be finished.
Now you get the full information on how to rip DVDs, convert video files and transfer contents to your iPad, why not just now go to have a try.? Just start your wonderful iPad experience!!!