How to play PDF files on iPad

“How can I transfer PDF files from my Mac for playback on iPad? I just got IPad Air yesterday. I have some PDF comic books on my MacBook that I would like to read on iPad. Is there a method of transferring such files from MacBook to iPad? If so, how is this done?”     —- Answers Yahoo

iPad Air is the latest version of iPad, just like its previous versions, The 9.7-inch iPad is ideal for watching eBooks. However, as iPad Air can’t support PDF files directly, The default eBook format of iBook is ePub, not PDF. There, you may need to convert PDF files to ePub files for playback on iPad Air.

Then, you need to find a PDF Converter for Mac to convert PDF files to ePub eBooks for read on iPad. Here, you can turn to iSkysoft PDF Converter for Mac which can convert one or various PDF files to ePub eBooks with the original styles and format retained for playback on all models of iPad, iPad Mini and iPad Air.

Besides PDF Converter for Mac can also convert PDF to other files such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, HTML, images and Text on Mac. Convert encrypted PDF files that are protected from printing, editing and copying and convert image-based scanned PDFs to text-based Word, Excel, PPT, EPUB, HTML, Plain Texts and Rich Text Format files.

Tips: If you are a Windows user, you can turn to PDF Converter for Windows.

Simple guides to convert PDF to ePub for playback on iPad

Step 1: Import PDF files

You can either drag and drop your desired PDF files, or go to “File” > “Add PDF Files” to import your PDF files from your Mac to PDF Converter for Mac. You can load more than one PDF files at one time.

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Step 2: Choose ePub as output format

Click the Gear button to open the dialog where you can choose the output format. In the popup dialog, choose Electronic Publication (.epub) format from the dropdown list. Click “Apply to All” option if you want to convert all PDF files to ePub format.

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Step 3: Convert PDF files to ePub eBooks

Click “Convert” to convert PDF to ePub. When complete, you can use iTunes to sync the ePub eBooks to iPad for reading with iBooks application.

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