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How to Download, Convert and Watch YouTube Video on iPad/iPad 2

As we all know that YouTube is the biggest video sharing website that offer streaming videos for downloading and watching. Opening YouTube to watch fun videos would be an daily task for everyone. But when if you are on a trip or travel without computer at hand? Before the release of iPad and iPad 2, iPhone and iPad would be the perfect media storage for people to store YouTube video. But now as the ultimate tablet, iPad take place of iPhone gradually, not to mention the iPad 2 which will be released on March 2, 2011.

However the case is not as you imagined, since the videos downloaded from YouTube are FLV formats, and some are MP4 formats with higher resolution. All of these YouTube videos couldn't be played back on iPad or iPad 2. All you need to do is converting YouTube video to iPad/iPad 2 supported video & audio format. MacX Video Converter Pro help you download YouTube FLV and MP4 video and convert the bunch of YouTube videos stored on computer to iPad/iPad 2 with a few clicks.

How to Download and Convert YouTube Video for Watch on iPad/iPad 2

How to Watch YouTube Video on iPad, iPad 2 with MacX Video Converter Pro? There are three basic steps you have to do, download YouTube video, convert YouTube video to iPad video format, and transfer the output video to iPad/iPad 2. You could find the detailed guide as below.

1. Download YouTube Video.

You maybe first think that you have to download and install a YouTube Downloader software if you want to watch YouTube video on iPad. However, this video converter is an all-in-one solution which build the YouTube download inside. You just need to click YouTube button to add the YouTube video URL for download and convert. If you already opened a YouTube URL before you run the program, it will automatically paste it for you.

2. Convert YouTube Video to iPad/iPad 2 Supported Video Format.

Now It is time to convert the YouTube video to a format compatible with your iPad/iPad 2. MacX Video Converter Pro lets you convert YouTube video to iPad/iPad 2 straightly by selecting "To iPad" as the output format. Then, If needed you can also do some basic video editing using the converter, including trimming video segment, stretch the video to full screen, change the video file size by adjusting the parameter settings, etc. At last, browse the destination folder to store the output iPad video files and click Start button to converting YouTube video to iPad/iPad 2.

3. Transfer YouTube Video and Watch on iPad/iPad 2.

Start up iTunes and connect your iPad to your Mac, After iTunes start synchronizing. You could Select File > Preferences and Choose the iPad tab, and "Video", Select the folder where your video is stored, and press OK.

Note: This tutorial is for Mac user. For Mac user, Here is MacX HD Video Converter Pro for Windows to convert YouTube Video to iPad/iPad 2 on PC.

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