"I've been so excite about the iPad 2 for a while now. And it's FINALLY here. But how can I transfer my DVD movies to iPad 2 using a Mac? Yet, a general DVD is in MPEG-2 or VOB format with CSS copy protection."
Well, with Enolsoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac and this tutorial, it's super easy to convert DVD movies to iPad 2 compatible formats so you can watch them on your high resolution iPad 2 everywhere as you goes.
Benefits for rip DVD movies to iPad 2 video formats
- Backup DVD movies into iTunes library. All your favorite DVD movies can be stored safely in your iTunes library, and you can easily sync them to many Apple Devices.
- Saves money for you! The iPad 2 videos ripped from DVDs can be playback on iPad 2 without having to buy then in the iTunes store again.
- Simplify entertainment on the go! Rip/convert CSS protected and encrypted DVDs to iPad 2 supported video formats for playback on iPad 2.
With Enolsoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac - a handy Mac DVD to iPad converter - you can convert DVD to iPad 2 compatible formats with just one click. You don't need to know about video formats or settings - just run the program, open DVD, select a ready-made preset, and hit Start. Here are the easy steps.
Step-by-step guides for watching DVDs on iPad 2 on Mac
Step 1. Download&install DVD to iPad Converter for Mac
Free download Enolsoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac and follow its wizard to install it to your Mac. The next step is to run it, insert DVD disc into DVD drive, and click the "Load" icon to load in DVD movies.
Step 2. Edit DVD movies before converting DVD to iPad 2 on Mac (Optional)
Select the title or chapter you'd like to edit and click the "Edit" icon to edit your DVD movies by crop, trim, add watermark and apply special effects. Crop black bars, trim unwanted sections, add text/image watermarks and apply special effects to makes your DVD movies very special.
Step 3. Select iPad 2 supported output formats
Click the "Convert to" or "Profile" column and sliding the mouse over "iPad 2" to select a most suitable iPad 2 video/audio formats from the drop-down list. Some of the most popular iPad 2 supported video formats includes:
iPad 2 (720p) H.264 Video (*.mp4)
iPad 2 (720p) H.264 QuickTime Video (*.mov)
iPad 2 (720p) H.264 iTunes Video (*.m4v)
Step 4. Customize iPad 2 video and audio output settings on Mac
Click the gear-like icon to customize the iPad 2 output video and audio settings such as resolution, bitrate, channel etc. Larger bitrate, larger output file size, and vice versa. Click the folder icon to specify a file folder to put the converted DVD movies for watching on iPad 2.
Step 5. Start converting DVD to iPad 2 on Mac
Click the big button "Start" to start ripping DVD to iPad 2 on Mac. There will be a pop-up window if your current version is a free trial version, click the "Register Now" to get a registration key or click the "Continue Evaluation" to free try it. But please notices that, the free trial version only converts parts of your DVD videos, if you need to convert an entire DVD movie and additional free lifetime upgrade&value-added services, you need to get a registration code.
Step 6: Transfer converted DVD movies to iPad 2
Once the DVD to iPad 2 conversion is complete, attach your iPad 2 to your Mac and sync it with iTunes. Drag and drop the DVD videos converted by Enolsoft DVD to iPad Converter for Mac into iTunes library for syncing to your iPad 2 for watching on-the-go!