Top fixes for MKV and iTunes (iTunes 12 included) on Mac (Yosemite)

This article offers you the best bet to convert MKV videos to iTunes-friendly format on both Windows and Mac system within 4 simple steps.

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So you've got a cool MKV video clip that you want to bring on the road via your i-device, but since it wasn't purchased in the iTunes store, getting it imported into your iTunes library can be a little tricky. And also iTunes only supports video in MOV, MP4, and M4V. To help you successfully import MKV to iTunes, you need to convert MKV to the iTunes( iTunes 12 included) compatible formats.

To complete the conversion task, a tool is needed which you can use to encode MKV files to iTunes video very quickly while retaining great video quality. Overall, Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac is an ideal app for you to convert MKV to iTunes(iTunes 12), iPad, Apple TV, iPhone and more with high conversion speed and zero quality loss. Besides MKV, it can also convert MKV/AVI/VOB/MPG to iTunes as you want.

P.S. For those who are working on Windows, you can get the equivalent Windows version- Brorsoft Video Converter, which can convert AVI movies to iTunes in Windows (including Windows 8). Just download it and follow the steps below to get AVI files into iTunes library.

How to convert AVI movies to iTunes compatible format

Step 1. Add AVI to the program

Run the AVI to iTunes Converter and click “Add ” to load the files you want. You can also drag and drop the files directly into the window of this program. This Mac video converter supports batch conversion, which lets you convert multiple files at a time.

Step 2. Set iTunes supported format

In “Format” > “Common Video” category of the format drop-down list, select MP4, MOV or M4V as the output format for transferring to iTunes. What’s more, some video presets for Apple software, Apple devices, etc. are also provided for you like iPad, iPhone, iPod, Apple TV.

Tip: If you need, you can also click "Settings" to modify parameters of your output profile to meet your professional needs: bit rate, frame rate, aspect ratio, etc.

Step 3. Start converting MKV to iTunes

The final step is to tap the Convert button and commence converting MKV to iTunes files.

Step 4. Add MKV files to iTunes

After the conversion, click on "Open" button to access to the videos you converted. Open your iTunes 12, drag and drop the MKV (now in iTunes friendly video format) to iTunes or click "Add File to Library" from the iTunes File menu. You can find the transferred files in Home Video. Enjoy.

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