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2 Best Ways to Put Movies on iPad

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Aaron Donald

March 9, 2017 (Updated: June 3, 2020)• Filed to: Transfer iPhone Media

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We often watch movies on TV or computer before. But now, we would like to buy an Apple iPad. With high-resolution Retina display, iPad is a wonderful and portable device for watching movies or playing games on the go. It is much pleasure for us to enjoy our favorite movies while traveling or on holidays. But how can we put movies on iPad? It is not easy to make it unless you have the tricks. Here are 2 best ways to help you make it.

2 Ways to Put Movies on iPad

Of course, there are not only one way to put movie in iPad on iPad. But one may be better and easier than another.

1 Best & Easiest Way to Put Movie on iPad

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To help you put movies on iPad:

  • It can put movies on iPad from computer directly.
  • It can put movies on iPad from your iTunes library.
  • It also supports to put music videos, home videos, TV shows, iTunes U, podcasts, and more on your iPad.


  • You will not lose previous movies while transferring.
  • You can put movies to iPad from different computers.
  • It does not limit the format of movies.

How to Put Movies on iPad from Computer?

Step 1: Launch the iMyFone TunesMate application on your computer. Then connect your iPad via a usb cable.
Step 2: Click on “Videos” on the upper side of your window.
Step 3: Click “Add > Add File” and go to where you store the movies on computer. Select the movies and hit “Open” to transferring.

How to Put Movies on iPad from Computer

What Else Can TunesMate Do to Put More Movies on iPad?

  • You can also put movies to iPad from other iOS devices.
  • You can export movies from iPad to computer or iTunes for backup.
  • You can delete the movies in bulk from iPad.
  • Of course, it is available for managing or transferring other media files, like music, photos, videos and more.

2 Put Movies on iPad with iTunes

You can make use of iTunes to transfer movies and videos to your iOS device. Follow these steps to successfully transfer files:

Step 1: Run iTunes on your computer.
Step 2: From the top left corner, switch to “Movies” library from “Music” library.
Step 3: Go to “File > Add File to Library”.
Step 4: Choose where you store the movies on your computer and select them. Click “Open” to add movies to iTunes library.
Step 5: Connect your iPad to your computer.
Step 6: Click on your iPad device tab and go to “Movies” from the left.
Step 7: Tick the box of “Sync Movies” and check the movies you want to sync.
Step 8: Click on “Sync” button to get started.
Put Movies on iPad with iTunes


  • You can only put movies on iPad from a single iTunes library.
  • It only allows to transfer a few movie formats. You need to convert the format to a compatible one.
  • When syncing, your previous movies on iPad will be covered. That means, you will lose your current movies.
Final Thought

iMyFone TunesMate has upheld its standard in gratifying its users with the latest technology. Not only is it easy to use it offers users to indulge in multiple features. You can make use of this software to transfer videos and movies between the computer, iTunes and your iDevice with ease. It supports files of all formats and can easily transfer content.

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iTunes on the other hand is very restricted. It only offers a one way passage of data transfer from iTunes to iDevice and not the other way around. iTunes limits your device to receive data from only one computer. You take risks of losing your previous data when syncing. iMyFone on the other hand offers you a free range of options and supports unlimited devices.

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