How to Import an MKV file to iDVD on Mac OS X
iDVD, a simple-to-use DVD burner tool for Mac users, enables you to burn movies files to DVD disc with ease. Whereas, it support few video format only QuickTime format or iMovie created video formats. When creating DVD from MKV videos with iDVD on Mac, you will disappointedly notice that you can not import MKV to iDVD straightway.
Due to iDVD's incapability to recognize MKV files, if you try to burn MKV with iDVD, you need to convert MKV to iDVD friendly format. Mac users want to convert MKV to iDVD must resort to a Mac video converter. Brorsoft iMedia Converter for Mac is the ideal choice for you. With this ideal Mac MKV to iDVD Converter, you can import MKV to iDVD for DVD creation with ease.
It is a professional all-in-one video converter program that supports converting MKV to iDVD supported QuickTime format so as to successfully burn MKV with iDVD. Besides, it can support an incredible amount of different file formats including AVI, WMV, VOB, FLV, MTS, MPG and more. In addition, with the powerful editing function, you can make your MKV movies personalized. The following is just a detailed about how to convert MKV to iDVD on Mac for DVD creation with ease.
Download MKV to iDVD converter:
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Guide of Converting MKV files for iDVD DVD Burning
Step 1. Load MKV movie source
Install and launch the MKV to iDVD converter, the following interface will pop up. Then click the "Add File" button to import the MKV files which you like to burn with iDVD.
Step 2. Choose output format
Click Format bar and select iDVD accepted formats. "QuickTime Movie Format" or "MOV- QuickTime(*.mov)" from the "Common Video" are smart options.
Step 3. Edit MKV videos
Before you import MKV to iDVD for DVD creating, you can customize your MKV video file by trimming, cropping, effect adjusting, watermarking as well within this MKV to iDVD Converter for Mac.
Step 4. Convert MKV to iDVD format
Click the "Convert" button to start and finish converting MKV to iDVD supported MOV format. When the conversion is done, you can locate the output MOV files easily.
P.S. How to Burn Converted MKV to iDVD on Mac
After finish the MKV to iDVD video format conversion, you can simply burn the converted MKV to DVD in iDVD:
a. Open iDVD and click the Create a New Project button. (Note: If you had previously created an iDVD project, iDVD will open it. Once your old project opens, go to the File menu and choose New to open a new project.)
b. Enter a title and choose a location, then select an aspect ratio (for either standard or widescreen TV). Click Create.
c. Once in project mode, drag the converted MKV files to the iDVD project window or click the "File > Import > Video..." to navigate and import the converted MKV movies.
d. When you've finished your project in iDVD, click the Burn button and insert a recordable DVD disc to burn MKV to DVD disc with this iDVD.