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How to Convert and Import DVD to iTunes

convert dvd to itunesiTunes is the premium media player and control program for all iOS devices. If you wish to play any video on iPhone, iPad or any other Apple device, you have to find it and transfer it through iTunes. But, some of you may own a library of DVD movies that you'd like to watch on Apple TV. The process of playing media on iOS products other than iTunes is a tad complex, but there are methods to finally make it. Thus, if you wish to watch DVD movies on iTunes, the first thing to do is to rip DVD to iTunes supported video format and then convey to the preferred iOS device via iTunes. Read the following report to find out the best methods to convert DVD to iTunes.

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Best Formats Compatible with iTunes

Prior to converting DVD to iTunes on ioS or MS Windows, it would be wise to check which video and audio formats iTunes works with. iTunes is able to play any video or audio format compatible with QuickTime, as well as the encrypted AAC formats from iTunes shop or online audio library The Xiph codec program is in some cases necessary for iTunes to read and play other media formats like OGG.

  • Supported Audio formats: MP3, AAC, AIFF
  • Supported Video formats: MP4, M4V, MOV

How to Rip DVD to iTunes Supported Format

In most cases, the stored DVD materials are the video/movie clips and MP4 is the most widely used format that works with several OS and devices, and therefore it’s best to convert DVD to MP4 and then introduce MP4 files to the iTunes collection. If you wish to try a premium iTunes converter that is aimed at meeting all your personal requirements, Video Converter Platinum can do this for you at an impressively quick time. The program works with 1000+media formats (audio, video, etc) and is designed to deliver results of high quality. Furthermore, formats that are work with specific OS and devices e.g Android, iPad, PSP, etc are also accepted to prevent any problems with compatibility. Therefore, if you wish to combine both quality and time-efficiency when you wish to rip DVD to iTunes, the Video Converter Platinum tool is a solid pick. Here is how to use the tool, step-by-step:

Step 1 Insert DVD Files

Import your DVD files to your system's optical drive or alternatively connect an external optical drive to add the DVD. Run the software and you’ll notice a home page screen. Choose “Load DVD” button to see the added DVDs with relevant details in a clear manner.

vcp add dvd file

Step 2 Pick Output Format

As it is evident by now, iTunes is compatible with MOV which is a QuickTime video file, as well as MPEG4 and M4V. Slide your cursor to the “Rip All” field and press on the arrow “downloads”. this will open up a dialogue box in which you have to insert the output format e.g MP4, which appears beneath the “video” category.

vcp choose format

Step 3 Edit the DVD file (non-mandatory)

Reveal the video editing screen by clicking first one of the editing buttons near the DVD video icon and begin to crop, trim parts, or enter special effects (visual or audio). Perform the required adjustments and press “OK” to finalize them.


Step 4 Rip DVD to MP4 format for iTunes

To initiate the DVD to iTunes conversion press “Rip all” at the bottom-right area of your window. The conversions status and progress will show up clearly on the window.

vcp rip all

Step 5 Enter converted files from DVD to iTunes Library

Once the ripping process is complete, enter iTunes through your desktop. Head to “File” then go to “Add Library” and then choose the ripped files you wish to add or drag the ripped files to the respective thumbnail. Lastly, synchronize the MP4 media file onto your iOS device and start to enjoy all your chosen and favourite movies right away at any moment you wish.

vcp save the video

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