How to convert YouTube to iPad on Mac
If you love short videos you'll definitely love YouTube. And if you own an iPad, you'll quickly see that the tubes and the iPad are made for one another. The problem is, figuring out how to get YouTube videos on your iPad is easier said than done. For the start, you can't just download YouTube videos directly from the site. You'll need some help to do it. And after you finally get the videos you want, they couldn't be played on your iPad because of the differences in file format.
Here I'll show you how to use iFunia YouTube to iPad Converter to download online YouTube videos and convert the YouTube videos to iPad step-by-step.
Step 1: Download & install YouTube to iPad Converter on Mac
iFunia YouTube Converter for Mac is an all in YouTube video downloader and converter that downloads YouTube videos and converts them to the appropriate iPad MPeg-4 H.264 format for you. The program also features a handy batch mode which allows you to download several YouTube videos at one time.
Step 2: Launch and add YouTube URL to YouTube to iPad Converter for Mac
Download iFunia YouTube Converter for Mac and open the tool. Click "Add URL" button to add YouTube URL. There are the field for a Video URL, the field for an output path. Simply copy-n-paste a YouTube or Google URL to the Video URL field. The URL looks like: http://www.YouTube.com/watch?v=uTJAsZP2iLk. And then specify a directory on your computer to save the output FLV files. Note that you can only add one video URL at one time. But you're able to add multiple videos for download by repeating this step.
Step 3: Start downloading YouTube videos
The YouTube videos will start downloading automatically after you add the YouTube videos URLs into iFunia YouTube to iPad Converter. Make sure your Internet is connected to YouTube website and the URLs of YouTube videos are correct. iFunia YouTube Converter for Mac support batch conversion, so you can Convert multiple YouTube Video files at a time.
Step 4: Convert YouTube to iPad-ready format
After the download is complete, you can now convert them to the formats compatible with iPad. Choose the output format for your iPad from the "Profile" drop-down menu list and click "Convert" button. There are also various output settings like bitrate, channel, framerate, resolution, etc. Personally, I prefer to stick with the default profile because the good video and audio quality given by the program. You just have to pick and choose which profile you want to keep on your iPad. Play around and see which results you like best.