Step By Step Guide On How To Convert Videos To Ipad Format

You have a megaton of videos and movies on your computer and you want to carry them around in your pocket, in your iPod or iPhone but unfortunately, iPods do not support any format but its own. Apple is very strict when it comes to compatibility of other formats.

Here is a step by step guide to convert your videos to iPod format.

Step 1

You need to have iTunes installed on your computer for this.

Launch iTunes (to know how, visit site and import the video you want to your iTunes library. To do this. Click on the “Add to library” button and then you browse to the folder where the video is and double click on it.

Step 2

Once the video is added to the library, click on it and select it in your library in iTunes. Now, click in the menu you will see an option “Advanced”, click on it.

After this, select “Create iPod or iPhone Version” and the conversion process will be initiated and converting icon will appear on the left side of iTunes.

Step 3

Now to make sure the conversion was successful, try to run the video. You will see two files with same name. This is because iTunes creates a converted copy and doesn’t convert the original video itself. The one you have to run is the one with M4V extension.

Step 4

Connect you iPod to your computer. You can do this via Wi-fi or via the USB cable. In iTunes, you will see the name of your iPod on the right side of the horizontal bar, click on it.

Step 5

Now got to the movies tab and click on “Sync” button to transfer the video to your iPod. Click on the one with M4V extension.