How to Convert a MPEG Video File to Play on Your iPad on mac

A MPEG file (.mpg) is a “Moving Picture Experts Group” file, a common international video standard, and is easily converted to an iPad-friendly format using our Top Rated iPad Video Converter for mac

Here”s What You Need

Your MPEG or MPG file

Your iPad (iPad Wifi or iPad 3G)

Your iTunes software

4 Simple Steps to Convert Your MPEG Video File to Play On Your iPad

For this “how to” we used the iSkysoft iPad Video Converter for mac, the best choice for you to convert any .mpg video file into an iPad-friendly .mp4 video file in 4 simple steps. Our absolute favorite iPad video converter due to its speed, the simplicity of the interface, the quality of the output file, and its ability to convert any format to iPad. That said, there are many iPad video converter options available – here”s a list of our highest recommended iPad DVD & Video Converters – so whichever one you choose, you should be able to achieve similar results following these steps. iSkysoft iPad Video Converter for mac

If you are using Windows OS, please go to iPad Video Converter for Windows

Step 1: Install the MPEG to iPad Video Conversion Program
Download the iSkysoft MPEG to iPad Video Converter
Install it to your system

Mac Users : check out our list of Mac-friendly iPad Converters

Step 2 : Run the MPEG to iPad Video Conversion Program
Run the program via the desktop icon or the Windows “Start Menu”

Add MPEG File : You”ll find a simple-to-use interface where you can browse for your MPEG video file by clicking “Add File” button. The iSkysoft  MPEG to iPad Converter supports batch conversion, you can add multiple MPEG files to the list.

Output To : Choose your iPad output in the “Profile” pull-down menu. For example: if you have a wifi iPad, select the “iPad MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4)” setting. This will give you a great-looking video and take the least amount of conversion time.

Output Settings : To see/adjust the actual video conversion settings, click on the “Setting” button to open a separate page with all your video settings options: video and audio codec, resolution, format selection and bitrate adjustment. Please note the higher the bitrate is, the clearer the video is, and the larger the output file is. When you”re done, click “OK” to continue.

Edit MPEG Video (Optional) : This Mac MPEG to iPad video converter also provides you with simple editing functions. It allows you to trim video, crop play area, adjust video effects like brightness, saturation, contrast. Click the “Effect” button and you can fine-tune the video through dragging the slide bar.

Start Conversion : Hit “Convert” and go get a snack. The conversion time will depend on several variables including: the duration of the video file, the speed of your computer, the codec you selected and the bitrate you set.

Step 3 : Transfer the Converted Video to Your iPad

using iTunes
Attach your iPad to your computer
Minimize the MPEG to iPad converter for mac and open your iTunes
Choose where you want your new movie to go – on your iPad
And iTunes will sync and put your new movie on your iPad

Step 4 : Play the Converted Video On Your iPad

Show it to your friends and enjoy!
“Rinse & Repeat” to convert and transfer more videos to your iPad

If you need, You also can now convert DVD movies to iPad and enjoy HD movies on your iPad.

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