How to Convert iTunes M4V Videos to MP4 Quickly

MP4 represents the MPEG4 video, it is a most popular video format nowadays. With the best compatibility, almost every mobile devices can play MP4 without any problems. That is why MP4 videos are wildly used everywhere. However, things are completely different for another similar format iTunes M4V container file which has the same MPEG4 codec. It can only be played on Apple devices or players. There are times when we want to convert iTunes videos to MP4 files as as to play iTunes videos on non-Apple devices, share iTunes movies to friends, backup iTunes TV shows for future watching and so on. By converting the videos from M4V to MP4, we can get better use of the videos in our daily life.

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Part 1. Things You Need to Know before Converting iTunes M4V to MP4

It may be not that easy to convert iTunes M4V to MP4 by using a free M4V to MP4 online. As one kind of Apple digital media files, iTunes videos all come with FairPlay DRM digital right protection. This copyright protection limits the videos from being played, edited or converted on non-Apple devices. Therefore a common M4V to MP4 Converter which only has the basic converting feature won't work. Generally, for an iTunes DRM M4V video, you need to take a new way to record and save the video to a new MP4 format of video or get a DRM removal software to help you remove DRM completely first before you can convert the M4V to MP4. You may worry that it will take a typically long time. Good news is that there is a better one-stop solution, by using a perfect DRM M4V Converter from DRmare company. It can remove DRM and convert the iTunes videos from M4V to MP4 simultaneously in a 20X faster speed. This is known as the fastest speed by far.

DRmare M4V to MP4 Video Converter

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  • Remove DRM from iTunes protected M4V videos with ease
  • Convert M4V videos to MP4 format in a fastest speed
  • Retain original audio tracks, subtitles, AC3 5.1 audio tracks
  • Support to convert to various mobile devices and media players

Part 2. Tutorial to Convert iTunes DRM M4V Files to MP4 Quickly

DRmare M4V Video Converter offers free versions for both PC and Mac, you can download a right version you want to try it out for yourself. I am sure you would be amazed at how well it performs. Here I will use the Mac version to show you how does it work. It takes only three steps to remove DRM and convert iTunes DRM videos to regular MP4 files quickly.

Step 1Import your DRM iTunes videos
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You can click 'Add Files' button from the bottom left to open a window. Then you will see all the DRM videos which are in your iTunes library and you can select the files you want to convert and press 'ok'. Another way to load the videos is to drag&drop the files from iTunes library directly.
Step 2Specify the output format as MP4
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On the bottom left corner of the software, there is also a format option to change the format, please choose the right format as MP4.
Step 3Start to convert iTunes videos to MP4
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After all settings are done, you can simply click conversion button, DRmare will convert the videos and remove DRM in a fastest speed. What is more, the software supports batch versions. Normally, it only takes minutes to convert couples of iTunes video files.

Part 3. In Conclusion

DRmare M4V Converter is special for removing DRM from iTunes videos and converting videos to other formats like MP4. By adopting the most advanced video decryption technology to handle videos in multiple threads at the same time, it can unlock DRM at an unprecedented fast speed 20X faster. Additionally it supports the batch conversion features, so you can convert couples of videos within several clicks at the same time. This is particularly useful if you have lots of iTunes movies. When the conversion is done, you can get the converted MP4 files to play at any places.

June 25, 2017 3:26 am

Posted by Josh Williams to Convert iTunes Videos

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