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How to Transfer Videos from Mac to iPad

By Emily Watson, Sunday, February 14, 2016

Not surprisingly, the new iPad Pro is a tremendous advancement compared to the former iPad series, such as iPad mini, iPad Air, iPad 2/3/4, etc. It comes with Apple's best display ever, packing a 12.9-inches display screen with a resolution of 2732 X 2048 pixels. If you have got one, you must want to enjoy wonderful videos like movies or TV shows on your span-new iPad Pro as often as you want. Then do you know how to sync the videos from Mac to iPad? Read this guide below and I will show you how to make it.

First of all, FonePaw iOS Transfer (Mac) is required if you need to transfer videos from Mac to iPad. It is a tool that allows you to sync not just video, but photos, podcasts, playlists, books, music and more from MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, etc. to iPad and vice versa. A great advantage of this program is that it can automatically convert the video files to iOS compatible formats.


Transfer Videos from Mac to iPad

Step 1. Attach iPad to Mac via the USB Cable

After you download and install the software, connect your iPad to Mac via the USB cable. Once your iPad is detected by the software, you will be able to see a main interface as below which shows you the model, capacity, version and serial number of your device.

Attach iPad to Mac

Step 2. Select and Export Videos from Mac to iPad

On the left panel, you will see the "Media" category, tap on it and select "Movies" on top. All video files existing on your iPad will be displayed on the main interface. Now you need to go to "Add" > "Add Files" > "Add Folders" and select local files from Mac. Finally, click on "Open" and the program will start syncing the selected items.

Select and Transfer Videos from Mac to iPad

Note: It's easy to add other media files including TV shows, music, videos, photos, iTunes U and more from Mac to iPad too. You can click on each one of categories and transfer the items wanted with the same steps above in Step 2.

FonePaw iOS Transfer (Mac) is definitely a great alternative to iTunes for copying videos and movies from Mac to iPad/iPhone/iPod. It has become many users' first choice. All iPad models including iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display, iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, the New iPad, iPad 2/3/4 are supported by this program. Now, you must want to enjoy the movies on your iPad. Take your time and enjoy it!



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