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How to Convert DVD to M4V for iPhone/iPod/iPad on Mac OS X

"I would like to know how I could rip DVD to M4V format on Mac so that I can put my favorite TV show to my iPhone. None of the DVD's I'd like to convert is copyright protected. Any help would be much appreciated!"

Convert DVD to M4V for iPhone iPod iPad on Mac

What is M4V?

M4V files are iTunes Video Files. The M4V file format is a standard file format for videos for iPods developed by Apple. Nowadays, Apple's products like the iPod, iPhone, iPad and iTunes Store, are becoming more and more popular so M4V files are becoming more commonly used. The M4V file format is based on the MPEG-4 AVC video compression, which is a global media standard with the aim to provide optimized video podcasts for the iPod.

M4V files are used for TV episodes, movies, and music videos in the iTunes Store .M4V files are similar to .MP4 files, both of which are MP4 files. The difference is that M4V files are opened with iTunes player by default. MP4 files are opened with QuickTime player by default. Besides Apple iTunes and Apple QuickTime Player, M4V files can also be opened and played with the version of Windows Media Player.

Want to Convert DVD to M4V for iPhone iPod and iPad on Mac OS?

According to new numbers from comScore, the actual number of iPhone users has surpassed the number of all Windows Mobile users in the U.S. by a wide margin. So many people would like to know whether there are some methods to put DVD movies on iPhone iPod and iPad. Today let us have to look how to convert DVD to M4V on Mac OS.

What we need to convert DVD to M4V for Mac

Note: If you are a Windows user and want to convert DVD to M4V, please refer to DVD Ripper for Windows.

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1 Download and install the software

Then install and run it, load the DVD movie from your Mac or DVD Driver to this Mac DVD to M4V Converter.

DVD to M4V Mac

2 Select Output Setting

Select "M4V" from the output formats list in "Format" drop-down list. And the output directory to save the converted files in "Output" drop-down list. You can also adjust other settings such as video quality, audio track, Bitrates, aspect ratio, brightness, contrast, saturation, etc.

DVD to M4V Ripper

3 Convert DVD to M4V on Mac

When the settings are done, click the Convert button to start conversion. And then the program will automatically start to convert DVD to M4V file on Mac. that's all. When the conversion is done, you can click "Open" to locate the file in your hard drive.

With this DVD to M4V converter Mac's cute and easy-to-use interface, you will have a good mood when you want to play DVD on Apple Media player. You can also convert only the outstanding part of the DVD to M4V or another popular format.

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