How to Rip DVD to iPad, iPad 2, the new iPad, iPad mini and iPad 4
Q: I know there is no DVD rom and no USB slot and you can only sync by iTunes. So how do I watch DVD movies on an iPad? Is there an app that allows you to stream DVD via WiFi from your laptop to your iPad?
A: You're going to have to use conversion software to copy the content from the DVD and turn it into a file type that can be imported into iTunes. That's how you then add the video to your iPad.
Software you need
DVD to iPad Converter
Instructions to rip DVD movies to iPad, iPad 2, the new iPad
Note, this is an intructions on how to rip DVD to iPad, iPad 2 and the new iPad on Windows. If you are a Mac user, please refer to how to rip DVD to iPad OS.
Step 1 Run and import
Run 4Videosoft DVD to iPad Converter. Click "load DVD" to import DVD chapters and titles from your computer to the program. After the DVD movie is added, all titles are listed.
Free download DVD to iPad Converter for Windows.
Step 2 Output Settings for iPad, iPad 2
Set the output format - from the "Profile" drop down list, choose iPad > iPad H.264 Video(*.mp4).
If you are care enough, you will save a bunch of money. Yeah, this is program works on almost Apple devices including iPad, iPod and iPhone. With this program, you can easily convert DVD movies for your iPad, iPhone and iPod. Sounds great, right?
iPad H.264 720p Video (*.mp4) - the high defintion 720p (1280x720) video supported by iPad. If you prefer to watch HD videos on iPad, then this one is for you.
Set the output destination at "Destination".
This program supports multiple audio track and subtitle. You can easily change them at the top right corner that are labeled as "Audio track", "Subtitle".
Step 3 Start to convert at "Convert"
That's it. The whole DVD ripping process for iPad would last for about 30 minutes - 1 hour depending on the file format and size of the DVD. If your conversion takes too long, learn how to speed up DVD movie to iPad conversion. When the conversion is done, you can approach the output file by clicking "Open Folder".