How to Copy a DVD to iPad, iPod and iPhone

Last Updated on 2022-06-24 Diane

Summary: In this article, I’ll show you how to copy a dvd to your iPad, iPhone or iPod using a great application: MacX DVD Ripper Pro.

Reasons to Copy DVD to Your iPad, iPhone or iPod?

If you're on Windows you can click the annotation on your screen and that will take you to the Windows tutorial video. But for Mac users MacX DVD Ripper Pro, in my opinion, is the best and easiest way to rip or copy DVD movies to your computer if you're planning to put those movies on your iOS device later.

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It's very simple to use. It can copy a DVD in just a few clicks. It's extremely fast and saves you a ton of time because there's no need for additional converter programs and you don't have to configure any settings. It will automatically copy the DVD in the best video quality that is compatible with your device so it fits perfectly on the screen. And it comes with free lifetime updates so you know you're always able to copy the latest movies when they come out.

How the MacX DVD Works?

So let me show you how it works. The first step is to download MacX DVD Ripper Pro, and you can start an instant download by clicking the icon at the top right of this video. Or click the website's download page to download the DVD ripper software online.

How the MacX DVD works

Now once you have it downloaded and installed you'll be able to try it out for free and when you see that it works for you and you like it you can register the full copy at a special discounted price right from the program itself. And if you hurry you can get a bonus video converter for free so that's pretty cool. Next you'll load your movie disc into your DVD drive and open MacX DVD Ripper Pro. Once it's opened you'll click the DVD button in the top left and choose OK. Once the output profile window pops up you'll select Apple device then choose iPhone, iPad or iPod depending on what device you have. Then select the model of your device and click done. Now it will automatically select the main movie file for you. Here you can see that title 1 is selected. If nothing is selected make sure you select the title with the longest duration.

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Now that is the main movie file. Then you can select the folder where you'd like the movie to be copied to. So you can click browse. I'll just save mine to my desktop. Now you can click Run and it will start the copy. Okay and once it's finished the window will pop up with your video in it. Now we'll just open up iTunes and browse to the folder and drag and drop the video file into iTunes and it will copy. And when it's done copying you'll sync your device with iTunes via the USB cable.

Now once your device shows up in iTunes you'll click on it then click the Movies section. Then select sync movies. If you want to add all the movies that are in your movie section you can check this automatically include all movies and it will sync all the movies to your device.

How to copy a DVD
If you just want to select the one, you'll select it and click apply. Then your device will sync and copy the movie. And now when you open up the videos app on your device your movie will be in there. And that's all there is to it, folks. Super easy, super convenient and that's a must-have application for your Mac.


Here is the detailed information about how to copy a DVD using MacX DVD ripper. As one of the most popular tools to rip homemade or commercial DVDs to any format, MacX DVD will be helpful.

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