How to Rip and Convert DVD to ITunes




Introduction: How to Rip and Convert DVD to ITunes

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iTunes is a media player and media library application developed by Apple Inc. It is used to play, download, and organize digital audio and video on personal computers. And the iTunes Store is also available on the iPod Touch, iPhone, and iPad. However, as we all know, iTunes doesn’t support DVD format, and only supports some popular video file formats like MP4, so if you want to import DVD to iTunes for your iPhone, iPad or iPod, what you badly need is only a professional DVD ripper that can help you convert DVD to iTunes supported video formats.

Xinfire DVD Ripper is an ideal DVD to iTunes converter to help you rip and convert DVD movies to iTunes compatible video formats with fast speed and high quality. This DVD to iTunes ripper also comes with a specially designed built-in video editor allowing users to make stylish iTunes movies. With this powerful DVD ripping program, you can easily rip videos from DVD disc to iTunes supported videos for playback on your iPhone 5, New iPad, iPod touch, etc. in just a few mouse clicks. If you are using Mac, the equivalent Mac version – DVD Ripper for Mac is also available. Just make sure you’ve downloaded the right version.

Step 1:

How to Rip and Convert DVD to iTunes Compatible Video Format

1. Add DVD Movies to the DVD to iTunes Converter

After downloading, installing the program, launch it and then hit the “Click to Load DVD” icon to import DVD movies that you want to rip and import to iTunes. Since the program acts as a video merger and supports batch convert, you are allowed to convert all DVD titles into a single iTunes supported file.

Step 2:

2. Edit Videos (Optional)

This step is optional, if you want to keep movie originality, just skip it. For those who would like to personalize the converted DVD videos, this DVD to iTunes converter additionally offers some useful edit functions. You can reset the Codec, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channel, as well as Video/Audio Bitrate, etc to make your videos more enjoyable. And you can also click the “Clip” and “Edit” button to edit videos by clipping, cropping, adding subtitles, watermark and adjusting Brightness, Hue, Saturation or Contrast. Also, you can preview videos in the Preview Window.

Step 3:

3. Specify the Output Format and Output Path

iTunes supports MP4, M4V and MOV formats. So here you can click “Output Format” and choose any of the three from Common Video or HD Videos as the output file format. If you want to import the DVD movie to iTunes for playing on iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc., you can also directly select iPhone, iPad or iPod as the output format. Meanwhile, you can click “Output Path” to set a folder to save the converted videos.

Step 4:

4. Convert DVD to iTunes

After finishing the above steps, just click “Start” to start DVD to iTunes conversion.

Extended Knowledge about iTunes

iTunes, on one hand, is a media player app to play audios and videos, and on the other hand, a media library to download and manage digital music and video files on PC that runs alternatively on OS X or Windows OS, as well as on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. iTunes 11 is by far the latest version of iTunes, which can currently read, write and convert between MP3, AIFF, WAV, MPEG-4, AAC and Apple Lossless (.m4a) with “dramatically simplified new interface” and better “iCloud features”. The completely redesigned iTunes with better integration with iCloud is available for:

Mac OS: only Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later is supported

Windows OS: (for Windows32 bit or Windows64 bit) Windows XP Service Pack 2 or later, Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8 are supported

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    Question 1 year ago on Introduction

    Greetings one and all
    Having recently updated my mac to Catalina I have found that 32 bit programs, lets just say can be a littrle unpredictable. Does this program work happily on the new 64 bit system?


    2 years ago

    firstly, thanks for your sharing. as for me i prefer to use WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro to rip dvds to digital formats and then transfer them to itunes supported video formats, which is easy and can resolve my incompatibility issues thoroughly.


    4 years ago

    First, you need to convert your DVD video to MP4 with Video Converter Ultimate. After that, you can open iTunes and add the MP4 files to iTunes library directly. You can also use this tool to rip DVD to MP3 or convert DVD to WMV.

    Alsia Mell
    Alsia Mell

    5 years ago

    You can use DVD ripper to convert your dvd video to mp4, mov ot others that can be supported by iTunes.


    Rip DVD movies and convert DVD to all popular video formats like AVI,
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    audio tracks to popular audio formats, like MP3, WMA, M4A, AAC, WAV,
    AC3, etc.


    5 years ago

    I have an easy-to-follow solution about how to add MP4 to iTunes. With
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    5 years ago

    I don' know what happened but it keeps popping up error messages. There is no problem with another program, called iMoresoft Video Converter Ultimate. It rips the dvd pretty fast, even for protected dvds. Below is the step by step tutorial on how to rip a dvd in 3 simple steps: