Ever wanted to watch a video whether it be a tv recording or this podcast on your iPhone but didn’t know how to convert it to a format that’s compatible with the iPhone? Have no fear Format Factory is here.
- either a mac running bootcamp or a virtual machine or a windows machine
- Format Factory
in this tutorial I will teach you how to convert that video to an iPhone-compatible format using Format Factory then syncing said converted video to the iPhone using iTunes.
Obtain a video for conversion
First, you’ll need to obtain a video to convert to iPod that is either on your mac running windows or your pc running windows.
Open Format Factory
Then open up Format Factory and open the video you want to convert.
select video and format suitable for iphone
Once you do that select the video then select the format that best suits your iPhone.
As mentioned in the DVD Backup Tutorial click convert and go get something to drink.
Once the video is done converting open up iTunes.
Choose how the video is added to iTunes
Do one of the following:
go to the File menu select Add File To Library and navigate to the folder where the file is stored
simply drag the file into iTunes and if you have the Keep Media folder organized and Copy files to the media folder when adding to the library checked iTunes will automatically copy the video into the media folder and organize it into the appropriate folder.
Once you have the converted video in iTunes attach your iPhone to either your Windows machine or mac running windows on Bootcamp or virtualizing windows.
And there you have it. Your very own video to iPhone conversion and sync system using Format Factory and iTunes in windows. This can work with any video you want to convert to iPhone. Try it on any videos you plan on doing whether you’re a podcaster like me or a filmmaker this tutorial will work for anyone.