We all know that iTunes videos are with FairPlay DRM copyright protection. It is created by Apple company to protect iTunes movies from abuse and unauthorized distribution. Yet, it also limits us to enjoy videos everywhere. With the protection, we can only play iTunes videos on authorized Apple devices and players. This is a flaw which we don't like at all. Sometimes we do want to watch videos on non-Apple devices.
If you are also interested in watching iTunes videos on more devices, you can follow this post to find out how to remove DRM from iTunes videos.
View also: How to Remove DRM from Apple Music
Part 1. How to Remove DRM from iTunes Videos - Best Tool
To strip DRM from iTunes videos, all your need is a DRM removal tool. You may consider the following 3 things when selecting an iTunes video DRM removal tool. The most important part is the output quality. A good DRM removal software should preserve 100% original quality. Second, it should run fast. Instead of waiting couples of hours to convert videos, a well-designed converting tool will run in a fast speed. Finally, there are maybe unpredictable issues happened during converting, a good software should also come with instant support.
After seeking DRM Removal tool online for some time, we found that there are a variety of software in the market that has the feature to get rid of DRM from iTunes M4V videos. But here we'd like to recommend the DRmare M4V Converter to you. It can work on Windows and Mac computers. And it has a beautiful interface and the best performance. It can remove DRM from iTunes video files like a flash while keeping 100% original quality. Also, you can edit the video files before converting. And it supports lots of video and audio formats. With it, you can then get iTunes videos as common files and play them anywhere and anytime offline.
DRmare M4V DRM Removal Converter
DRmare M4V Converter for Windows/Mac is rather easy to use, you don't any technical knowledge to use it. Even a new user can use it proficiently for the first time. Following is the detailed instruction on how to remove DRM protection from iTunes M4V videos and convert iTunes videos step by step:
- Step 1Download and install DRmare M4V Converter
- There are Windows and Mac versions of DRmare M4V Converter available. You can click to download it from the 'Download' button above. Please choose a right version according to the type of your computer. After installing and opening the software, you will see the main screen.
- Step 2Add iTunes videos you desired to the DRmare software
- If your videos are all downloaded and saved on the iTunes library, you just need to click 'Add Files' button at the bottom left. Then the software will be able to detect the files and pop up a window for selecting the right files. Or, you can drag the video files from iTunes to DRmare M4V Converter main screen. It supports batch conversion, so you can add as many files as you want.
- Step 3Set the output video format for iTunes DRM videos
- Now, click on the 'format' symbol to open the Format Setting window. To keep the original quality, we would suggest you to choose the original iTunes video format lossless M4V or MP4. It won't change any quality of your video content but just remove DRM protection. What's more, it can keep the AC3 Dolby 5.1 surround and subtitles. After that, click 'OK' to finish the settings.
- Step 4Start to remove DRM from iTunes video
- After clicking the 'Convert' button at the bottom right, the settings will be applied. And DRmare M4V Converter will remove the DRM protection from iTunes video files and export to new videos you requested.
- Video Demo How to Remove DRM from iTunes M4V Videos Losslessly on Windows
Part 2. How to Remove DRM from iTunes Videos for Free
The tool above is not free to get rid of protection from iTunes videos. So, here we will introduce a free way for you to remove DRM from iTunes videos for free.
Aimersoft DRM Media Converter is such a tool that can help you. It is a Windows program that allows you to remove protection from iTunes video files. And it can output videos to be compatible with multiple devices and players. Also, it lets users to alter output video parameters and so on. Now, let's see how to use this tool.
Step 1. Download and install Aimersoft DRM Media Converter on your Windows computer.
Step 2. Open the program and click on the 'Add...' option on the top menu bar to import iTunes video files. Or you can drag and drop media files from your computer to Aimersoft's main screen.
Step 3. Touch the 'Settings' button to reset output video format for iTunes videos. You can also adjust other output parameters you want.
Step 4. Later, click on the 'Start' button to convert iTunes video files and remove DRM from iTunes videos.
Part 3. Conclusion
In this post, there are two tools to help you remove DRM protection from iTunes videos on Windows and Mac computer. You can do that for free or paid. By the way, here we'd like to recommend you use DRmare M4V Converter. With it, bypassing DRM from iTunes videos has become so easy. With only several clicks, you can convert dozens of videos at the same time and all will be done automatically. Besides, it not only runs faster but also has better output quality. In addition, after removing DRM, you can back up the videos on your device forever and transfer them wherever you want. So, if you have many iTunes videos and you want to play them everywhere, and also keep 100% quality of the videos, you should definitely consider this tool.