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How to Convert Video to iPad (iPad 4) Supported Format

Apple iPad device comes with many amazing functions, but you still cannot use them for everything. For instance, they are not compatible with Flash video files, AVI, MKV and many other video formats. If you want to play any file format that you want, you need to learn how to convert video to iPad (iPad4, iPad mini).

iPad is great to use when you want to watch movies while on the go. Unfortunately, the device only support limited video formats such as MPEG-4 and H.264 with .mov, .m4v, and .mp4 extensions. If you have FLV movies that was downloaded from video sharing sites, HD camcorder videos like M2TS and MTS or some common files such as 3GP, MKV, WMV, AVI and more, you must first convert them to iPad compatible formats like MOV and MP4 in order to play the videos on your iPad.

Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate, which runs in Windows (Windows 8), can be used to convert your videos to iPad supported format. You can use it to convert almost all popular video formats, such as MPEG, AVI, VOB, WMV, MTS, MKV, TS, MOV, AVCHD, MP4, ASF, FLV, to iPad friendly video formats with super-fast conversion speed and high-quality output. Get the video converter program now and then follow the steps below to complete the conversion quickly. By the way, to convert video files to iPad playable format on Mac, Aimersoft Video Converter for Mac will be a good choice.

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Simple steps to convert video file to iPad playable format

1Add videos to the converter

Download the video converter and complete the installation process to launch it on your computer. To add the files, you can either drag and drop them to the main interface or click on the Add File button to import them.

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(Tips: Since the video converter supports batch conversion, you can import multiple files in a time. And if you want to merge all loaded files into one long video, just tick "Merge all videos into one file" on the bottom of the main window.)

2 Set iPad preset as the output format

This video converter offers several iPad output preset. So if you are not sure the format compatibility of your iPad, you can choose the optimized one. Here’s how: Click on the drop-down button near Output Format to select the iPad model accordingly from Apple option under Devices output category. After this, you could click the Settings button to customize the output video to suit your needs. Video encoder, resolution, bit rate, frame rate, audio encoder, channels and more are adjustable.

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3Edit video as you like

If needed, you can edit the imported video with the built-in video editor. The supported video editing functions include trimming, cropping, rotating, appending artistic effects, adding subtitles and more.

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4Start converting video to iPad (iPad4)

When you are ready to begin the conversion process, just click on the Convert button. Once the process end, you can find your converted videos in the output files. Now, you are able to transfer them to the iPad device so that you can watch them whenever you want!

Below is the video tutorial on how to convert video format to fit for your iPad:

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