Dvd on ipad need help

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  1. glaze77

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    Hi please can you guys help, as when I try to put a DVD on the iPad from iTunes it keeps asking if I would like to remove 8 apps if I say yes it will remove them then put the DVD on. Please how do I stop this. Thanks for reading Martin
     
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    Are you using the same PC to synchronise the iPad and transfer the DVD? If the PC you're using is synchronised to another iPad/iPhone etc then this might cause the problem.

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    Hi Tim thanks for the reply, I am using my home pc it's only used with this iPad. It is doing it every time I put a DVD on.
     
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    Avoid this by just dragging your DVD over to the iPad and don't try to do it through the sync tabs along the top of iTunes. I manually manage movies and music this way as I find it a lot less hassle.
     
    #4 Jockscrap, Sep 8, 2011
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    Hi thanks for that, I will give it ago in a bit & report back. All the best Martin
     
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    Hi just had ago but can not do it can you tell me what to do as I am new to all this thanks.
     
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    Hi again I have tried to drag it over but it does not go on the iPad let me know what you think thanks again Martin
     
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    Hmmm....not sure. Does it come up with any message? I've had a message before saying the film will not be added as it will not play on an iPod, ie, in the wrong format. When i rejigged the film format, the copying over happened perfectly. I've never had a problem with copying to an ipad though. When you say a DVD, do you mean a digital copy of a film? Was it downloaded from itunes? When I add digital movies from my iTunes library to my iPad, I drag them from the library list in the main part of the screen, over to the iPad list on the left. As I drag it over, the iPad list changes colour and a '+' appears as it gets added. I wonder if it is the format it doesn't like.
     
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    Hi thanks for the reply's, I have one got it going the way you said & yes it is so much easier thanks again Martin.
     
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    Huh?

    Sorry if this is off topic, but are you saying you can drag a DVD into iTunes and it will put the movie on your iPad???
     

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