Tutorial - How to use Aura DVD Ripper for iPad

How to rip DVD to iPad

Apple Inc. has just released its new and powerful product iPad. The iPad has a 9.7-inch (25 cm) LED backlit multi-touch display with a pixel resolution of 1024×768, 16 to 64 gigabytes (GB) of flash memory. If you have bought yourself a Apple iPad, and want to rip DVD disc or convert Videos to iPad, follow the tutorial.

This document provides a step-by-step tutorial on how to rip DVD movies to Apple iPad with Aura4You DVD Ripper.

Note that Aura DVD Ripper does not support ripping copy-protected DVDs. If you need to rip copy-protected DVDs to Apple iPad, you can use Aura DVD Copy to copy the DVD movie to a file folder in your computer, and then use Aura DVD Ripper to convert the movie to the iPad videos.

Task Summary

Ripping DVD movies to MPEG-4 movies that can be played on Apple iPad.


  • Hardware: A computer with Windows operating system (32-bit) and DVD drive
  • Software: Aura DVD Ripper

Haven’t installed Aura DVD Ripper yet? Download and install it now.

Download Aura DVD Ripper for iPad

Four Steps to Rip DVD Movies to iPad with Aura DVD Ripper

  • Step 1: Load DVD movies
  • Step 2: Choose output format for iPad
  • Step 3: Start converting
  • Step 4: Get converted iPad videos

Step 1: Load DVD movies

1. Install and run Aura DVD Ripper

2. Insert your DVD disc to computer DVD drive

3. Click Open DVD and load the DVD to Aura DVD Ripper

Load DVD to Aura DVD Ripping Software for iPad

Maybe you want to rip the whole DVD movie for your iPad, maybe not. With Aura DVD Ripper, you can choose chapter, title or specify a certain section of the movie to be converted.

Want to download YouTube videos for your iPad? No problem, just click YouTube button to prompt the box and put the url of YouTube videos in it, then click ok.

Subtitle and DVD angle are also selectable so that you can get exactly what you want in the output videos.

Plenty of customizable parameters for advanced users, video codec, video size, video bitrate, video frame rate, audio codec, audio bitrate, audio sample rate, audio channel, etc.

Modify parameters for ipad output videos

Step 2: Choose output format for iPad

Besides Apple iPad, Aura DVD Ripper supports dozens of output video formats and media players, and even game consoles like PS3 and Wii. All output profiles are ready-to-use.

Click on the Profile drop-down menu, and choose in "Apple iPhone" the Apple iPad MEPG-4 Movie as output profile.

Choose output ipad video format

Step 3: Start converting

After choosing iPad MP4 movie as output, click Convert to get it started.

Rip DVD to iPad videos

If needed, Aura DVD Ripper can auto-shutdown your computer after completing conversion. You can enable this function by going to the menu “Options > Extras”, and select the “Shut down computer when encoding finished” option.

Step 4: Get converted iPad videos

Don’t know where the converted videos are? Relax. It’s very easy to get what have been ripped and converted by Aura DVD Ripper.

The left panel of the main window lists all source videos and converted videos there. Just click the Output Folder button below to get your converted iPad videos.

Open output folder to get converted iPad video

Or you can right-click on any selected video, and then choose Open File Location.

After you get the converted videos, transfer them into your iPad and then watch it on the go anytime you want!

Want to just convert videos to iPad? Please see the tutorial about How to convert videos to iPad.

About Apple iPad

The iPad is the first tablet computer developed by Apple Inc. Announced on January 27, 2010, it is part of a device category between a smartphone and a laptop computer.

The iPad has a 9.7-inch (25 cm) LED backlit multi-touch display with a pixel resolution of 1024×768, 16 to 64 gigabytes (GB) of flash memory, a 1-gigahertz (GHz) Apple A4 processor, Bluetooth 2.1, and a 30-pin dock connector to sync with iTunes and connect wired accessories.

Download Aura DVD Ripper for iPad

Download Aura DVD Ripper for iPad