This guide will show you how to convert and transfer Blu-ray/DVD movies to iTunes 11 library on Mac OS X (Lion and Mountain Lion) so that you can stream and play Blu-ray/DVD movies on iTunes 11, iPhone, new iPad 3, Apple TV 3, iPod Touch 4 and more Apple devices.
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As we all know, Apple's popular devices like iPod Touch, iPhone 5, iPad, iPad 2, new iPad 3, Apple TV, ATV 2, Apple TV 3rd Generation are all using iTunes to manage the digital music and video files on them. You may have some Blu-ray/DVD movies and want to get the movies off of Blu-ray/DVD discs and onto iTunes library so that you can watch them on your Apple devices. However, as we all know, Blu-ray/DVD is not supported by iTunes. To play Blu-ray movies on iTunes 11, iPad (iPad mini), iPhone (iPhone 5), iPod Touch, etc. you will need to rip Blu-ray to iTunes 11 supported video format like MP4 and MOV first.
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How to Convert, Stream Blu-ray/DVD to iTunes 11
Note: For Mac (Including Lion and Mountain Lion) users, just follow the detailed guide to complete your conversion. The way to transfer Blu-ray/DVD movies to iTunes 11 in Windows (Windows 8 included) is the same. Just make sure you've downloaded the right version. A BD drive is needed for ripping BD.
1. Add Blu-ray/DVD movies
Install and run the Blu-ray ripper. The main interface is as below. You can click the the "Load Disc" button to select and import the Blu-ray/DVD movies you want to transfer to iTunes. All added files can be previewed on the right viewing window and you are free to take snapshots.
2. Select the output format
After the loading of Blu-ray or DVD files, choose the output format and output folder. To copy Blu-ray/DVD files to iTunes 11, you can choose the output format as M4V, MP4 or MOV from Common Video, which are highly supported by iTunes. You can also select iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc. as the output format to get videos with optimized settings for your iDevices. You can also click "Settings" to change the resolution, bit rate, frame rate, etc.
3. Start converting Blu-ray to iTunes 11 on Mac
Finally, tap the "Convert" button on the main interface to start ripping Blu-ray/DVD movies to iTunes 11 friendly videos. When the conversion completes, click "Open" to access to the ripped MP4 videos. Then you can freely add them to your iTunes 11 library and and transfer them to your iPod touch, Apple TV 3, new iPad 3, iPad Mini, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, etc. and enjoy them anytime and anywhere you like.
Tips: Before the conversion, you can click "Edit" button to edit your videos by cropping, trimming, adding watermarks, etc. What's more, you can choose the subtitles and audio track for the target video on the main interface.
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