Many people are looking for freeware to convert AVI to iPad. Today, we would like to share Handbrake with you and see how handbrake help us to convert AVI to iPad format.
You can download Handbrake from handbrake.fr. The latest version that released on Jan 03, 2011 is V. 0.9.5, which is available for Windows, Mac, Ubuntu and Fedora. Please download the right one according to your situation.
Once you get handbrake installed, you will see handbrake has a clean and nice screenshot. First set the output path for converted files in Handbrake's preferences. Hit 'Tools' menu > 'Options' > 'General' tab > 'Defalt Path'. Click "Browse" button to determine the output path.
Now, add your AVI movies through "Source > Video File" on the top menu. On the right hand side, there is a presets list. Select "iPad" preset for the source file.
You can preview your videos by hitting "Preview" menu. However, that requires you have VLC Player installed in your computer.
If you have more than one AVI movies for converting, then click "Add to Queue". The source video will be added to queue list and convert for later. Through the above steps, you can add multiple AVI movies to the queue.
Now, hit "Start" menu to begin the conversion. Once all is done, you will get a notification message that it has been successfully converted. The conversion time is depending on the files size and the machine you are using.
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