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Tips to kill DRM from iTunes Videos and songs

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It is well known that, DRM technologies is used to control the use, modification, and distribution of copyrighted works (such as software and multimedia content), as well as systems within devices that enforce these policies.

If the videos or the songs are with DRM protected, users can't enjoy or play or transfer them freely, because of DRM limitations. In other words, when you purchase or rent movies from iTunes Store, or when you enjoy streaming music service – Apple Music, both the videos and music songs are protected and limited with DRM.

With the DRM limitations, you can’t freely play the purchased movies, if you don't authorize it on the computer.

With the DRM limitations, when you watch the rent movies, and it will disappear after 24 hours.

With the DRM limitation, when you subscribe Apple Music, you can free enjoy and play and download them offline. However you can't freely move and copy them to other audio player devices, like Sony Walkman, Sony PSP and so on.

The DRM limitation is so annoying. How to kill DRM from iTunes Videos and songs, just follow the next guide.

Part 1. Quick Guide to kill DRM from iTunes Videos.

To decrypt DRM from iTunes videos, we will ask iTunes Video Converter for help. iTunes Video Converter is a powerful and professional iTunes DRM removal tool for users, which is used to not only remove DRM protection from purchased M4V movies, but also remove DRM from rented M4V movies before they are expired.

First of all please make sure you have downloaded and installed iTunes Video Converter on your computer at first.

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Step 1. After you finish the downloading, just double click the iTunes Video Converter icon to install it on your Mac, and then open iTunes M4V Converter on your Mac.

Note: There is 1 minute limitation on the output videos in free trial version. You can register iTunes Video Converter to remove the time limitation.

Step 2. Click the "Add Movies" button in the top-left to add the video files you want to convert. The software will open the iTunes movies library by default, and then select the files and then click "OK" to import these files into the program.

iTunes video converter for Mac

Step 3. Click iTunes Video Converter > Preferences, you can customize the output path as you like in the popup box.
Note: If you don't set to custom output path, the output files will be saved in the default "iTunes Video Converter " folder

Click "Profile Setting" button, you can customize different output format for each target video. iTunes Video Converter supports multiple formats well including MOV, MP4, Samsung Galaxy, Amazon Kindle Fire formats as output.

choose output profile

Step 4. Click Convert button to start.

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With the above 4 steps, now you have removed DRM protection from iTunes M4V videos, then you can play the purchased or ranted M4V videos on most video players on Mac OS X or share them with your friends or families through internet freely.

Part 2. Quick Guide to kill DRM from Apple Music songs.

You know that all the purchased songs are DRM free now, only the streaming music – Apple Music files now still are DRM protected. If you want to find one simple solution to help you remove DRM from Apple Music, Macsome iTunes Converter will be your right answer.

Macsome iTunes Converter is a professional Apple Music Converter, which helps Windows or Mac users to convert all the downloaded files from M4P to MP3, and remove DRM protections so users can play Apple Music files without limitations any more.

Step 1. free download the latest version of iTunes Music Converter, install and run it.

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Please make sure that you have downloaded the Apple Music files you want to convert and they can work normally on your iTunes.

Step 2. Click "+" to import the downloaded Apple Music files.

Add downloaded Apple Music songs

Step 3. Click the setting icon to set the output format and output folder. If it is necessary, you can also reset the related audio parameters.

Preferences output Settings

Now the output formats include MP3, AAC, FLAC and WAV, you can just to choose a suitable one and set the other parameters according to your need.

Step 4. Click the "CONVERT" button to start your iTunes music converting.

Converting Apple Music songs to MP3

After conversion, all the DRM has been removed from Apple Music songs now.

All in all, most have the similar thoughts, "When I purchased or pay for it, why I can't own it totally" This tip to kill the DRM limitations can help you to get this freedom and watch or play videos and songs anywhere and anytime as you like.

 

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