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How to Transfer Videos/Movies from Mac to iPad?

Getting an excellent video with your digital camera? And adding some personal effects with iMovie on your Mac computer? All editing operations make your video out of the ordinary. Apple iPad is the most popular tablet computer nowadays. The idea of importing your personal videos to iPad for enjoying on the go is not so difficult as you've thought.

To finish transferring videos to iPad you need to ensure the video format is supported by iPad, then all the problems are solved. Many ways can convert your videos to iPad format, but we need to consider the cost of conversion tool. iPad Video Converter for Mac provides an intuitive interface for novice and veteran, and completing 100MB video conversion takes only a few minutes. The output audio is very clear, and the picture is vivid as the original file. The following is the detailed steps.

Convert and Transfer Movies to iPad from Mac

Step 1: Get and install it on your Mac. From here you can see that we provide the best guarantee for you.


"My friend introduced me to this software, at first I have a little doubt that, when I successfully converted a video, I found out that everything to my surprise, the speed of light, excellent output video. All of these tell me, it is the best choice for iPad users. " - From Richard


Step 2: Drag and drop the video you want to convert to the file list. Some fine tuning options are listed at the bottom of the screen. You can apply them if you like.

convert videos to ipad format for transferring

Step 3: If you need, you can use some editing features to make your video more special. The output settings and format are optimized for iPad, you don't need to do too many settings. Now hit "Convert" button to start video to iPad conversion on Mac. Just a few minute later, you can head to output location to check the videos.

Transfer Converted Videos from Mac to iPad

Step 1: Download and install the newest version of iTunes on your Mac. Then launch it. Find and load the above converted videos to iTunes library from "File" menu or directly drag and drop.

Step 2: Plug your iPad in Mac USB port. In theory, iTunes will detect your iPad by default, if not, eject your iPad and reconnect it. On iTunes left library, click "iPad". Now head to iTunes top menu bar, switch to "Movies" tab and hit it.

get a video to ipad from mac via itunes

Step 3: Under "Sync Movies" option, based on the video thumbnail options to select the video that you need to transfer to iPad. Or you can choose the checkbox of "Automatically include All Movies". This option will erase all videos of iPad. Now just click "Sync" button on the right bottom coner to start transferring.

After a while, all the transferring will be finished. You can eject your iPad from Mac and turn on iPad to check and play videos on iPad feel free. Just so, have fun!

We also suggest you read: How to Transfer ePub eBooks to iPad, Transfer iPad Videos to Mac