Many people like to use Chromecast to stream media on TV for watching as there are so many online channels for videos, TV shows, movies and other media sources. However, as one of the most popular media streaming boxes in the world, Chromecast doesn’t provide the source of iTunes movies and TV shows on it to stream to TV. Why? That’s simply because all iTunes media, including movies, TV shows, even audiobooks, are protected by Apple’s DRM policy. Due to that, all iTunes videos can only be played on Apple-approved devices or platforms. Unfortunately, Chromecast and other non-Apple devices are not in the approval list. That’s why you can’t directly stream iTunes movies to TV via Chromecast. But don’t worry. If you anyhow need to stream iTunes movies and TV episodes to Chromecast for watching on TV, you can refer to this tutorial to learn how to easily transfer iTunes DRM videos to TV by using Chromecast.
Remove DRM from iTunes M4V Videos
Firstly, you’ll need a special tool – TunesKit DRM M4V Converter (Mac & Windows) to help you get rid of the DRM protection from iTunes movies and TV shows. This professional iTunes DRM removal software will enable you easily bypass DRM lock from iTunes videos while converting the iTunes M4V files to MP4 without any quality loss. Only when the DRM is removed completely from the iTunes videos, you can import them to Chromecast without any problem.
Now you can follow the guide below to see how to use TunesKit DRM M4V Converter to remove DRM restriction from iTunes movies and TV shows at 20x faster speed.
Step 1. After launching TunesKit, click “Add Files” button to import iTunes M4V video files to the converter. You can also add the iTunes files by dragging and dropping.
Step 2. Select output folder, audio tracks and subtitles according to your needs.
Step 3. Start to remove DRM and convert iTunes M4V to MP4 by clicking “Convert” button.
Stream iTunes Movies/TV Shows to Chromecast
When the conversion finishes, you can get the DRM-free iTunes movies in the output folder you previously set and then stream the iTunes video files to HDTV via Chromecast by following the steps below:
Step 1. Plug Chromecast into TV set and enable it via USB cable.
Step 2. Keep Chromecast and computer in the same WiFi to find Chromecast on your computer.
Step 3. Find the converted iTunes movies on your computer and play it via Chromecast.
Step 4. Then you’ll find the iTunes movies are mirrored to your TV for playback.