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How to convert DVD to iPad 3 for free

Get a some DVD movies and would like to watch those DVDs with your just purchased iPad 3? You'll want to rip DVD to iPad 3 supported video formats. This guide will show you how to convert DVD to video that can play on your Apple iPad 3.

DVD to iPad 3

A lot of iPad users don't want to pay iTunes' unreasonable rates to enjoy videos and Television shows. If you now have DVDs. Alternatively, you could simply convert these DVD movies to iPad 3 compatible video formats. Here I recommend a DVD ripper software program to do that. HandBrake is freeware that can convert DVD to video files, here is the guide shows how to convert/rip DVD to video for free.

However, if your DVD movies come with CSS protection (most commercial DVD motives are CSS protected) you may need to get a profession DVD ripper program called Leawo DVD ripper. It actually works like most other DVD rippers. Insert your DVD, select an iPad 3 output profile (H.264, MP4, or HD MP4), and then click on Start button. Then go for a cup of tea (DVD conversion will take time). But this one can convert CSS protected DVD movies, and the output quality is rather good.

Moreover, For those who have other media players like iPod, iPhone, Android phone. This Ripping tools will also support popular video formats such as WMV, M4V, and MP4, which means you will be able to make files works with all popular portable devices.

Now, free download Leawo DVD ripper and install it, begin with the below guide to convert/rip DVD to iPad 3.

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Tips: If you also want to convert Blu-ray movies to iPad 3, you can use Blu-ray Ripper, it can rip both Blu-ray and Standard DVD to your wanted High-definition or Standard definition file formats. 

Note: If you are a Mac user, Download DVD Ripper for Mac here

DVD ripper software

Step 1: Run Program and import DVD

Click on "Load DVD" button to load the DVD files from your DVD rom. It's possible to load DVD folder (looks like "VIDEO_TS") that saved on your computer or laptop. When the DVD is successfully imported, you will see the titles of the DVD with the box in front of the name checked. Instead of ripping whole DVD, you could select particular DVD chapters that you want to convert.

Step 2: Output settings

Choose an output video format for iPad 3 from the "Profile" drop-down list, and after that select an output folder from "Browse" for saving the converted video files.

It's important to set the video size as 2048*1536 pixels.

Step 3: Start DVD movies to iPad 3 Conversion

Once all settings are finished, simply click the "Start" button to begin to convert DVD to iPad 3. When the DVD conversion is done, the last step to transfer the converted video files to iTunes, then sync them to your iPad 3.

Tips: Click "Find Target" button to view converted video files and drag and drop the files to iTunes. The converted files should be imported to iTunes library.

That's it. You should be able to convert DVD to iPad 3 supported file format with 3 simple steps.

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