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How to Rip or Import DVD into iMovie

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Hassle-Free Way to Rip DVD to iMovie Format


Abstract: This article is specially written for those people who are still confused of how to import DVD into iMovie. Here we introduce an easy method with several mouse clicks to rip DVD to iMovie supported video format.

If you want to edit a DVD movie with iMovie or import DVD into iMovie, but get frustrated, then you've come to the right place! Actually, what you need is to rip DVD to iMovie format.

Firstly, let's take a look at the instruction of iMovie:
iMovie, as a part of the iLife suite, is a proprietary video editing software which allows Mac, iPod touch, iPhone, iPhone 4S, iPad, iPad 2, the new iPad users to edit their own home videos with powerful editing tools and excellent quality.

Then what are the video formats accepted by iMovie?
Well, the video formats accepted by iMovie are limited, not all the formats can be edit in iMovie. The video formats that iMovie supports:
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DV-Standard and HDV (High Definition Video)
QuickTime Movie

How to rip DVD to iMovie?
What you need is a third party software. With the help of the DVD ripper for Mac, you can easily rip DVD to iMovie supported video format so that you can import the DVD and edit freely and successfully.

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Quick-Start: Import DVD to iMovie Step by Step

Step 1: Load DVD movies into DVD Ripper

Insert your DVD discs into your DVD drive. Launch DVD Ripper for Mac which serves as the best and most easy-to-use DVD to iMovie Converter. And the program will automatically detect DVD files and start loading if there are any.

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Step 2: Select an iMovie video format

Set output file name and click Format to choose output format from following list. There are a variety of video and audio formats for output. Being talked above that iMovie accepts MOV or MP4, you may select them as the output file format.

Step 3: Start to convert DVD to iMovie

When all necessary settings are completed, Click on the Convert button on the lower part of the application window to start the conversion of DVD to iMovie. Soon, you will get iMovie compatible videos saved on Mac local.

Step4. Export the output file to iMovie

Launch iMovie, go to "File > Import > Movies...". Select the converted video then click "Import".

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Sounds Easy?

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