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MOD to iPad: How to Convert a MOD Video File to Play on Your iPad

Heleen sent us the question: I have MOD files from my Everio camera. I no longer have the video camera so I can’t connect to my computer. I just have the original downloaded video files in MOD format. I want to convert them to watch them on iPad. Help?

You will need to convert the MOD files to work in iPad. Wondershare Video Converter Pro, a top-rated iPad video conversion program for you to convert MOD video file into an iPad-friendly .mp4 video file first and then sync to iPad. Our absolute favorite iPad video converter due to its speed, the simplicity of the interface, the quality of the output file, and its ability to convert any video to iPad. That said, there are many iPad video converter options available – here’s a list of our highest recommended iPad Video Converters – so whichever one you choose, you should be able to achieve similar results following these steps.

Step 1 . Add MOD videos to the video converter

Click “File” menu and then select the “Add File” option to browse and add MOD files from your PC to the program. If your MOD files are at hand, you can also directly drag and drop them to this app.

Step 2. Choose your preferred iPad preset

Choose your iPad output in the “Profile” pull-down menu. For example: if you have a iPad, select the “iPad MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4)” setting. This will give you a great-looking video and take the least amount of conversion time. According to iPad 3’s tech specs, you can also set Encoder, Resolution, Frame rate and Bit rate etc in the Advanced window.

Step 3. Step 3: Start to convert MOD to iPad

After everything is done, just click “Convert” to start converting your MOD file to the iPad. When the MOD to iPad conversion is done, an quot;Open Output” option will be shown in the front of your eyes. Just click it to open the folder and find the output files there. Then attach your iPad to your computer and sync it with iTunes. To play the newly converted MOD videos on your iPad, just click iPad Main Menu > Videos and then choose Movies. Select the movie and enjoy!

More Tip: This Video Converter also offers some powerful editing functions, such as adding effect, watermark, and subtitles etc. Before the MOD to iPad conversion, you can edit your MOD files according to your need.