"Can you remove DRM from iTunes movies?" We can buy or rent movies and TV shows from iTunes or other digital video services online now. But the drawback is that all iTunes videos are protected by digital rights management. This allows you to enjoy the iTunes videos within Apple's ecosystem only.
So, what if you want to watch your iTunes purchases or rentals on your Android phone, or other devices? Is there a perfect fix? Yes, here we will show you how to strip DRM from iTunes movies in two ways. Now, follow the tutorial below and learn how to do that.
Part 1. How to Remove DRM from iTunes Movies - DRmare M4V Converter
For how to get rid of DRM on iTunes movies, you need a professional DRM media converter tool. Among multiple similar program, DRmare M4V Converter is highly recommended here.
This iTunes movie converter is an efficient third-party iTunes DRM removal. With the advanced video decryption technology, DRmare M4V Converter can remove DRM from iTunes movies and TV shows. And it can work at a 30X faster speed with lossless quality.
After that, it will convert iTunes M4V videos to MP4, MOV or other common video file formats. So, you can play them on any device or player at any time. Besides, it has the extra features to preview and edit iTunes movies according to your requirements.
Key Features of DRmare iTunes Movie Converter
How to Remove DRM from iTunes Movies and Convert iTunes Movies and TV Shows to MP4
To use the best software to remove DRM from iTunes movies free, first, please download and install the DRmare M4V Converter on your PC or Mac. The software supports both Windows and Mac computer. And it offers the free trial for you to try it out. Here we will take the Windows version as an example.
Note: DRmare M4V Converter for Mac doesn't the latest 10.13 and 10.14, so you can only use it on 10.12 and lower. Or you can switch to the Windows version, which is applicable for a wide range of OS, including Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP.
- Step 1Launch DRmare M4V Converter
- Double click the DRmare program icon on the desktop to launch it. Then you will see the beautiful and user-friendly interface of it.
- Step 2Add iTunes M4V media files to DRmare
- You can click the two "Add Files" button from the bottom left to add iTunes video files. You can either browse the iTunes library or computer folder to choose and import your iTunes M4V movies. Apart from that, you can also drag and drop the iTunes videos to the DRmare main screen.
- Step 3Choose lossless MP4 format for iTunes movies
- 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 from iTunes movie. Besides, you can edit the videos such as adding a watermark, so that to make it look more personalized.
- Step 4Remove DRM from iTunes movies
- The settings won't take effect unless you click the Convert button at the bottom right. Please just simply tap it. You will see the software rip DRM from iTunes movies and convert the files at up to 30X speed in batch. Afterwards, you can locate the iTunes video files on the history folder and then play them on any device or player as you like.
- Video GuideHow to Remove DRM Protection from iTunes Movies on Windows
Part 2. How to Rip DRM from iTunes Movies by ViWizard M4V Converter
ViWizard M4V Converter is also a great tool to help remove DRM from iTunes movies. It can convert iTunes video to plain video formats like MP4 and more. And it can keep lossless audio tracks and other metadata for iTunes movies. After then, you can play the iTunes video files on any device you want without any limit.
Now, you can follow the steps below and see how to strip DRM from iTunes movies by ViWizard M4V Converter.
Step 1. Download and then install the ViWizard M4V Converter to your computer. Then open it.
Step 2. Click on the 'Add Files' icon to start to import the iTunes movies to ViWizard for removing DRM from iTunes movies.
Step 3. Hit on the 'Format' icon and then you can choose the output video parameters for iTunes videos as you want.
Step 4. Touch on the 'Convert' to start to remove DRM from iTunes movie. When the conversion is done, you will get the common iTunes movies on your computer. Then you can move them to any device for playing as you like.
Part 3. FAQs about iTunes Movie DRM Removal
Within just a few steps, you can remove DRM from iTunes movies and turn them into common MP4 files. That is not difficult, right? The following are the frequently asked questions we have listed from our users, you can also take a look.
Q1: Is It Possible to Remove DRM from iTunes Movie on Mac 10.13 High Sierra?
A: Unfortunately, you can't do that at least for the time being. Most similar iTunes M4V DRM removal tools don't support 10.13 High Sierra and 10.14 Mojave due to its deep encryption, so does DRmare M4V Converter. It is highly recommended you download the DRmare software to a Windows PC or 10.8~10.12 Mac system.
Q2: Can You Use the HandBrake to Convert M4V TV Shows and Movies?
A: It depends. If the M4V is DRM-free, HandBrake will work like a charm. Otherwise, it can't and you have to get another DRM removal software such as DRmare M4V Converter.
Q3: How Do I Remove DRM from iTunes Movies Free?
A: You can use the freeware Requiem to do that for free. But it takes a lot of time and energy to downgrade the computer system and iTunes version.
Requiem is the exclusive software to remove DRM losslessly from videos on the old version iTunes 9.0.2. It works great on a compatible system. But since it is outdated since 2012, you have to downgrade your system and iTunes version to make it work. Unless you are free with a lot of time available, we'd rather not recommend it.
Part 4. The Verdict
In this post, there are two tools to help you remove DRM from iTunes movies. Both of them are powerful and you can select one you like. After that, you can get iTunes movies as local video files for use on other devices and platforms. Besides, you can use them to convert some common video files as you want.