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Any DVD Converter for iPod

  1. 1. How to convert DVD to Apple TV/iTunes, video files to Apple TV (Windows/Mac) Author: Ed Scheel ( Free Download the step by step tutorial (PDF) here Last edit April 24, 2007 Haven't set up your Apple TV yet, take a look at this guide of how to connect Apple TV to TV and iTunes which is a primary step before you sync iTunes with Apple TV. The tutorials describe the step by step way about convert/ripping DVDs (either movie DVD or music video DVD) to Apple TV video format(MP4, MPEG-4, H.264), and converting all other popular movie files to Apple TV. The Apple TV converter software is easy to use, works flawlessly. Super fast conversion speed with high quality plus chapters/segments ripping modes give you everything you need to put DVD/video on Apple TV so you want watch them on your widescreen TV. Before convert DVD to Apple TV or convert AVI, WMV, MPEG, RM, Divx, MOV, XviD, RMVB, DVR-MS, ASF, MPG to iTunes, let's take a look at the video formats which the Apple TV plays. Video formats supported: H.264 and protected H.264 (from iTunes Store): 640 by 480, 30 fps, LC version of Baseline Profile; 320 by 240, 30 fps, Baseline profile up to Level 1.3; 1280 by 720, 24 fps, Progressive Main Profile. MPEG-4: 640 by 480, 30 fps, Simple Profile Audio formats supported: AAC (16 to 320 Kbps); protected AAC (from iTunes Store); MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps); MP3 VBR; Apple Lossless; AIFF; WAV Windows Guides: Part1: How to convert DVD to Apple TV. Part2: How to convert video files to Apple TV. Mac Guides: Part3: How to convert DVD to Apple TV. Part4: How to convert video files to Apple TV. (1) Convert DVD to Apple TV video & rip DVD to Apple TV audio (Windows) 1. First download ‘DVD to Apple TV Converter + Apple TV Video Converter Suite’ or 'DVD to Apple TV Converter' (the latest version), install and run.
  2. 2. 2. Insert the DVD you'd like to convert to your computer's DVD drive.
  3. 3. 3. Click 'File' menu and 'Open DVD', or directly hit 'Open DVD' button to load the DVD. Set the profile to be Apple TV 640*480 mpeg-4 video which is the default DVD video quality. 4. Click around in the DVD's menu to set up DVD playback as you like, select the subtitle and audio sound tracks etc, then begin to play the movie through the software by click the play button. 5. The following window will pop up. Here, you can rename 'Title Name', set 'Save Path' and output quality, then click 'Yes' button to start ripping DVD to Apple TV MP4 or Apple TV H264 video from the point that the movie starts. That is all. Just so easy!
  4. 4. If you'd like to record from certain time point, or want to change some parameters like 'output format', 'video bitrates', 'frame rate', 'audio bitrates', please click 'No' button to close the window. 6. Optional parameters settings * Select subtitles and languages Click 'Subtitle' or 'Audio Track' in the 'Setting' menu, choose the related value you like. * Set output formats Choose the target file format from 'Profile'. The software supports converting DVD to Apple TV 1024*768 MP4 video, Apple TV 640*480 MP4 video, Apple TV 640*480 h264 video,iPod MP4 video, iPod h264 video, MP3 audio. * Set the start time to convert Use the video playback controls to queue up the point at which you want to start ripping. Or click 'Setting -> Go to' and jump to previous/next chapter. * More parameters Click 'Setting -> Output video settings', here you can choose different profile, video/audio bitrates, video size, disable video/audio, aspect ratio, frame/sample rate, etc. If you are not familiar with these options, please view the descriptions listed at the bottom of the window. *Crop/cut&Resize the movie
  5. 5. If you want to make the widescreen dvd(16:9) to be outputted as fullscreen(4:3) video, you can use the crop function. Set Crop to quot;Crop both black bandsquot; and resize to be quot;stretch to full screenquot; if you don't need to keep the subtitle. Set crop to quot;Crop the upper black bandquot; so you can keep the subtitle in the down black band. *Direct/batch conversion If you want to rip you DVD movie into one whole file, please use the direct ripping mode described above. If you want to rip your DVD by chapters to into separated output files (for example your music DVDs, TV Episode DVDs), you can use the batch conversion rip mode, just ticket out the titles you want to convert and click convert. You can switch this two modes by clicking on the mode-Direct&Batch.
  6. 6. 7. Hit 'Convert' button, choose the recording time point and quality, then click 'Yes' to begin to convert DVD to Apple TV video or audio quickly. 8. After ripping, transfer the converted files to iTunes, and then sync to Apple TV. Cucusoft DVD to Apple TV Converter Suite Buy Now (Save 33% only$39.95) Free Download Cucusoft DVD to Apple TV Converter Buy Now(only $29.95) Free Download (2) Convert movies to Apple TV video (H.264, MP4) and Apple TV audio (MP3, AAC, WAV), AVI to Apple TV, MPEG to Apple TV, WMV to Apple TV,
  7. 7. MOV to Apple TV, DivX to Apple TV, Xvid to Apple TV, DVR-MS to Apple TV, RM to Apple TV, RMVB to Apple TV, ASF to Apple TV, AVS to Apple TV, MPG to Apple TV step by step 1. First download ‘DVD to Apple TV Converter + Apple TV Video Converter Suite’ or 'Apple TV Video Converter' (the latest version), install and run. 2. Click 'Open file' button to load the video file(s) you'd like to convert. The Apple TV converter software supports batch conversion mode. 3. The default output format is Apple TV 640*480 Mpeg-4 video. If you'd like to change this, click quot;Profilequot; button, set the output format to Apple TV video (Apple TV 1024*768 MP4 video, Apple TV 640*480 MP4 video, Apple TV 640*480 h264 video,iPod MP4 video, iPod h264 video) or Apple TV audio (MP3). Here, you can also set video size, frame rate and more.
  8. 8. 4. Hit 'Convert' button to start converting video to Apple TV. 5. Transfer the converted video or audio files to iTunes library and sync them to Apple TV. Just so easy to convert DVD to Apple TV! Enjoy! Cucusoft DVD to Apple TV Converter Suite Buy Now (Save 33% only$39.95) Free download Cucusoft Apple TV Video Converter Buy Now (only $29.95) Free Download (3) How to Convert Rip DVD to Apple TV (for Mac users)? DVD to Apple TV Converter provides several default Apple TV video profiles, which you can use converting your DVD to Apple TV Video MP4 formats. The profiles will help you get the video you like such as minimal size video, high quality video, etc. It also has many settings you can customize, for example, convert DVD to Apple TV
  9. 9. mp4 video by custom file size through setting video bit rate, rip DVD’s any titles or chapters, select target subtitle and audio track. You can get adjustable video what you want to play on your HD TV through Apple TV. DVD to Apple TV Converter for Mac also can rip DVD movie to Apple TV straight with high video quality. It supports converting an entire DVD to one video file, and also supports ripping any segment by setting quot;start timequot; and quot;end timequot;. 1.Download the latest DVD to Apple TV Mac Converter (Intel Mac Version,PowerPC Version), install and run. 2.Insert the DVD movie you'd like to rip into the DVD drive, 3.Click quot;DVDquot; button to load your DVD, select the output format and set the optional parameters like audio track and subtitle, 4.Hit 'Convert' to start the iPod DVD conversion process. Intel version PowerPC version Buy now (only $35) (4) How to convert videos to Apple TV (for Mac)?
  10. 10. Apple TV Video Converter for Mac can not only convert AVI, MOV, MPEG, DivX, WMV, VOB, XviD to iPod video MP4, but also extract/convert media files to iPod audio M4a, MP3 on Mac, also it support batch conversion. It is easy to use. 1.Free download Apple TV Video Converte for Mac install and run. 2.Load your video files by click the 'Add' button 3.Set your the audio channels, video size and frame rate etc or you can leave it to the default setting. 4.Click the quot;Encodequot; button, that's it! Free download Buy now (only $35) Really easy to convert DVD and videos to Apple TV, right?! Enjoy! Note: Before you start to sync iTunes videos to Apple TV, pls make sure you have the latest iTunes installed, Open your iTunes go to Help->Check for updates or download it directly from
  11. 11. Specific Information about Apple TV It is really a long time since Steve Jobs indicated that Apple was going to release Apple TV. In January, he said users would have to wait a bit before trying out the Apple TV for themselves and the device would be available in February. Until Mid- March, there is still no Apple TV. But fortunately, Apple Release the Apple TV Now, and you can get your Apple TV after 3-5 business days once you order it. Capable of storing up to 50 hours of movies and TV shows, 9,000 songs, or 25,000 pictures, according to the specs provided by Apple, it will be great experience that different from the normal TV. You can buy movies or songs from iTunes store and transfer them to Apple TV; or just find a ripper/converter to help you convert your DVD/Video to Apple TV. For well connecting with TV, Apple sets a series of ports and interfaces, such as HDMI, Component video, Analog RCA stereo audio, Optical audio, 0/100BASE-T Ethernet, USB 2.0, 802.11n wireless networking, also a receiver that works with included Apple Remote. All of these ports and interfaces are added to Apple TV for displaying the same content on up to 5 terminal, make the whole family could experience in different way; the interface of Apple TV is elaborately designed to make it easy to use, even a kid will know how to control.
  12. 12. Reference: Apple official: Free download this Apple TV video conversion guide.