TunesKit DRM Removal Products Now Work Perfectly with iTunes 12.7

TunesKit, the top leader in DRM removal field, officially upgraded its featured DRM removal products for Mac, including DRM Media Converter, DRM Audio Converter, and Apple Music Converter by adding the perfect support to iTunes 12.7 on macOS 10.12 Sierra or lower. Till now, all TunesKit DRM media converter for Mac and Windows would work perfectly with the latest iTunes v.12.7 when removing DRM protection from iTunes M4V videos, Audible audiobooks, as well as Apple Music songs, etc.

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Along with other new world-shocking products like iPhone 8, iPhone X, Apple TV 4K, Apple also launched the new version of iTunes 12.7 on the occasion of its tenth anniversary. Once it’s released, iTunes users can download the new upgrade for both Mac and Windows. However, TunesKit DRM removal product users, especially those using the Mac versions must have found that those tools can’t work as expected once the iTunes was upgraded to v.12.7. As a professional and customer-oriented iTunes DRM removal solution provider in the world, TunesKit R&D team began to seek for the fix as soon as the error occurred. Thanks to persistent hard work and continuous tests, they finally made a breakthrough on this issue and found the ultimate solution, making TunesKit the first developer that fixed the iTunes 12.7 incompatibility error in DRM removal area.

“Apple has strengthened its DRM encryption method with the release of iTunes 12.7. Therefore the old decrypting core used by TunesKit DRM removers can’t suppose to work any more.Fortunately, our programmers invented a new advanced DRM cracking technique completely different with the old one and it apparently turns out to working pretty well.” said Lee, TunesKit R&D director. “We also received some customers’ concern about converting the new 4K iTunes movie content with TunesKit. As a result, we’ll keep testing the program on our end and try our best to support those 4K movies in the near future.”

To sum up, no matter you are using the Mac or Windows version of TunesKit DRM media converting software, you can go ahead to upgrade your iTunes to 12.7 without worrying about the compatibility at all. However, Mac users should be well noted that the solution for iTunes 12.7 on macOS 10.13 High Sierra is still under development. Therefore those newly released TunesKit DRM removal products for Mac can only work well for iTunes 12.7 under macOS 10.12 or earlier.

To get the latest versions of the upgraded TunesKit Mac products, please either use the built-in auto upgrading or download the latest setup files from TunesKit Download Center.

 

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How to Convert Apple Music to MP3

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Apple Music & DRM: Why We Convert Apple Music to MP3

Apple Music, launched back in 2015, is a music-streaming service developed by Apple Inc.  As of December 2016, Apple Music has already attracted more than 20 million paying subscribers. However, unlike iTunes, the Apple Music is all about streaming. That’s to say, you pay a fixed fee to unlock access to Apple Music’s entire catalogue, but you don’t actually own the music you listen to. Specifically speaking, songs from Apple Music store are protected by Apple’s FairPlay DRM. Because of which, you can only save the tracks and songs offline on your computer. You can’t burn the Apple Music songs onto a disc or put them on other devices. What’s worse, if you cancel the Apple Music subscription, you’ll lose access to those songs as they’ll automatically disappear from your library. So in order to get away from this kind of limit and listen to Apple Music on any player, we need to convert the Apple Music to MP3, a more commonly used format supported by all popular devices and players.

Best Tool to Convert Apple Music to MP3

To get rid of the DRM restriction from Apple Music and convert the protected songs to MP3 format, we’ll need to find out an ultimate DRM removal solution for Apple Music. Here we mean TunesKit Apple Music Converter for Mac/Windows. It’s a smart and powerful Apple Music DRM remover that can easily and completely remove DRM protection from Apple Music tracks and streams while converting the DRM-ed M4P songs to unprotected MP3 format with ID tags and CD quality preserved. In this case, you can freely access to your Apple Music songs even if you unsubscribe Apple Music streaming service.

 

How to Convert Apple Music to MP3 with TunesKit

Firstly make sure you installed the latest version of TunesKit Apple Music to MP3 Converter on your Mac or PC. It’s fully compatible with the latest iTunes. The following content shows you the simple guide on how to convert Apple Music songs to MP3 with TunesKit.

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Step 1. Import Apple Music offline tracks to TunesKit conversion window by either clicking “Add Files” button or dragging the songs to the interface.

Step 2. Choose output format as MP3. Currently TunesKit Apple Music Converter supports MP3, AAC, M4A, M4B, FLAC, WAV formats.

Step 3. Click “Convert” button to start converting your Apple Music to MP3.

After the conversion completes, you can begin to transfer the DRM-free Apple Music songs to any MP3 player for playback.

Apple Music: Everything You Need to Know

What is Apple Music?

Apple Music is a streaming music service launched in WWDC 2015 by Apple. By using Apple Music, users can select music to stream to their devices on-demand, or they can listen to existing, curated playlists. Apple Music service is made up of three distinct segments: Music with access to over 30 million songs, the Internet radio station Beats 1, and the blog platform Connect that allows artists to share their posts, photos, videos, and tracks with subscribers.

How much does it cost to subscribe Apple Music service?

Apple Music offers a free three-month trial for everyone when they first subscribe the service, whether you own an iPhone, iPad, iPod, Mac, or PC. Once the free trial ends, you’ll have to pay $9.99/month or $14.99/month for families with up to six users if you want to continue taking advantage of all that Apple Music service. It’s also offering students in the U.S., U.K., Australia, Denmark, Germany, Ireland, and New Zealand whose schools can be authenticated by third-party service Unidays a $4.99/month discounted membership option.

What do you get after subscribing Apple Music?

With a paid subscription or a free three-month trial with Apple Music service, you get all of the features, including: access to the entire Apple Music catalog, listen to any music you’ve purchased, ripped, or uploaded to your device, listen to Beats 1 radio, view and follow an artist’s Connect stream, save Apple Music songs to your library and listen offline, upload Apple Music tracks to iCloud Music Library for access on all your devices, access to Apple Music’s hand-curated recommendations and playlists.

What devices does Apple Music support?

Apple Music is compatible with iOS devices running version 8.4 or later, Macs and PCs running iTunes version 12.2 or later, and the Apple Watch 1.0.1 or later. It’s also available on Android devices and Apple TV now. To access to Apple Music’s live streams on those devices, it will require you logging in with your Apple ID set to a supported country.

What happens when you cancel the subscription?

If you cancel the subscription of Apple Music, any streaming music you’ve added to your library from the Apple Music catalog will no longer be playable. Generally speaking, you cannot listen to the Apple Music songs any more after unsubscribing Apple Music service.

How to Play Apple Music on Windows Phone

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Are you using Windows phone? Do you feel the music service provided by Microsoft is bad in experience and would like to look for something new or better, like Apple Music? But you would be disappointed as you may find out that Apple Music is not supported by Windows mobile yet, although it’s already available on computer-end and Android. But the good news is that it’s not the end of the story. You can still get solution to play Apple Music on Windows phone as you like.

In the following article, we’ll show you the complete steps to transfer the Apple Music streams to Windows phones for playback at anytime anywhere.

Tools You’ll Need to Get Apple Music in Windows Phone

To make Apple Music playable on your Windows based smartphone, you must subscribe Apple Music service firstly. Then you should download the songs onto your Windows or Mac computer. Another important thing you need to be aware of is that, music songs you downloaded from Apple Music store are protected by Apple’s FairPlay DRM technology. In this case, you are not allowed to sync and play Apple Music songs on Windows phones or other non-Apple playing devices. Therefore, in order to play the DRM-protected Apple Music files with Windows phone, you should use a third-party DRM removal tool to remove the DRM protection from Apple Music songs in advance.

Best Apple Music Converter Tool You’ll Need

Here you meet TunesKit DRM Apple Music Converter, an all-in-one and smart DRM removal tool for Apple Music, specially developed to remove DRM lock from offline Apple Music songs by converting the M4P music files to MP3, AAC, M4A, WAV, FLAC, and other common audio formats. With the help of this powerful Apple Music converter, you’ll freely share the Apple Music songs to Windows mobile phones with ID tags preserved. If you are running Mac OS X 10.8 or later, you should use TunesKit Apple Music Converter for Mac.

  • Completely strip DRM copyright from iTunes Apple Music
  • Convert DRM M4P to MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, M4A, M4B
  • Convert Apple Music songs at 30X faster speed with ID tags

Part 1. Remove DRM from Apple Music Songs

Now you can follow this tutorial to see how to get rid of DRM encryption from Apple Music M4P songs completely and fast with TunesKit Apple Music Converter.

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1. Add downloaded Apple Music files to TunesKit M4P Converter

Launch TunesKit Apple Music to Windows Phone Converter. Click “Add Files” button to load the M4P files you downloaded from Apple Music. You can also add the songs by drag-and-drop. It supports batch conversion so that you can import multiple music tracks to convert once.

2. Select output format

Click “gear” icon at the top right of the conversion window and choose the target output format as you like. Currently TunesKit supports most popular output formats, including MP3, AAC, WAV, M4A, M4B, and FLAC.

3. Start removing DRM from Apple Music songs

Now simply press “Convert” button at the bottom right to let it converting the DRM-ed Apple Music tracks to DRM-free audios. It will finish in seconds mainly depends on the amount of the songs you are converting.

Part 2. Transfer and Play Apple Music Songs on Windows Phones

Once conversion finishes, you can freely transfer the converted DRM-free Apple Music songs to your Windows phones. Here we’ll show you two simple ways to sync Apple Music tracks to Windows smartphones.

Put Apple Music Songs to Windows Phone via USB

Firstly plug your Windows phone to PC using USB cable. Then locate the device on your computer under the folder of “portable devices”. Double click to open it, and find the “Phone” icon. Open the folder and drag the converted DRM-free Apple Music files to the “Music” folder. Then the songs will be stored to your phone and you can access and listen to them as freely as you like.

Sync Apple Music to Windows Phones via Cloud

You can also backup those unprotected Apple Music songs and tracks to cloud storage services, such as Dropbox, OneDrive or Google Drive. Then you can access the files from Windows phone using the same cloud account.

Source page: http://www.tuneskit.com/apple-music-tips/apple-music-for-windows-phone.html.

Best iTunes M4V Converter : TunesKit vs. Aimersoft vs. Noteburner

Are you fed up with the DRM (Digital Rights Management) on the iTunes movies you got? Feel annoyed that you can’t play the iTunes movies on your Android or other non-Apple devices? Don’t worry. With the iTunes movie DRM removal tools, you’ll solve this problem in seconds. Have you heard any useful tools such as TunesKit DRM Media Converter, NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus and Aimersoft DRM Media Converter? Nevertheless, here in this review, we’ll compare those three top-rated iTunes DRM video converters from different aspects, including conversion method, output quality, conversion time, speed, etc. in order to help you pick up the best iTunes M4V converter when removing DRM from iTunes videos.

TunesKit DRM Media Converter, NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus and Aimersoft DRM Media Converter are all contributed to convert the protected iTunes M4V videos to common unprotected file formats. When it comes to the effectiveness of these three tools, whose performance is the best? Just read on.

TunesKit VS NoteBurner VS Aimersoft: Converision Method

Aimersoft DRM Media Converter could be listed on the top priorities to bypass DRM from numerous types of copy-protected videos. But it is worth mentioning that Aimersoft DRM Media Cinverter can’t really remove the DRM protection and it gets the unprotected audios/videos by recording the original file. It is good news that TunesKit DRM Media Converter and NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus could convert DRM on iTunes movies and TV shows purchased and rented from iTunes store to DRM-free files.

TunesKit VS NoteBurner VS Aimersoft: Conversion Quality

The quality of conversion decides the comfort degree of enjoying videos. Here is where the difference between these three trial converters and the original file would be very apparent.

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From these pictures, we can understand that the quality of TunesKit DRM Media Converter and NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus is the same as the original file, while we might be tiresome during the watching period by using the Aimersoft DRM Media Converter.

TunesKit VS NoteBurner VS Aimersoft: Conversion Process

When starting TunesKit DRM Media Converter and NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus, the iTunes will be launched by itself, which leads us to the files that we want to convert as quickly as possible by adding the files, dragging the files into the area. Besides, it is also supported to search the files into the area by NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus, whose ‘Convert’ button is not apparent. If it was your first time to use this app, you would get trouble in it. With the Aimersoft DRM Media Converter, the iTunes won’t show up until I click the button to convert videos. As a result, we must click the key words again and again to get the files that we need, which is very troublesome.

TunesKit VS NoteBurner VS Aimersoft: Conversion Time

When it comes to conversion time, TunesKit DRM Media Converter must be the solid choice. The reason is that I measured the processing time for all apps using the same roughly one-minute iTunes source movie, TunesKit DRM Media Converter just spends around 3 seconds finishing the task, NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus needs around half a minute but the Aimersoft DRM Media Converter needs more time, which is up to at least 4 minutes. Therefore, TunesKit DRM Media Converter is the fastest converter than the other two.

Conclusion: Which is the Best iTunes M4V Converter?

From what have mentioned above, I could conclude that TunesKit DRM Media Converter, NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus and Aimersoft DRM Media Converter striping the restriction of DRM from iTunes movies and TV shows purchased and rental all aim to make our digital life easier and easier. But as far as I am concerned, TunesKit DRM Media Convertert and NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus are more convenient than Aimersoft DRM Media Converter as a whole. Nevertheless, which to choose between TunesKit DRM Media Converter and NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus depends on the following aspects.

If you have numerous iTunes movies in your library or you know the title of the movie you need to convert, NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus is a good choice because of the function of searching files. But according to the speed of converting videos with lossless quality, TunesKit DRM Media Converter may be the best choice. Hope this post can help you and now do you have the best iTunes M4V Converter to choose in your mind?

TunesKit DRM Media Converter Software Perfectly Support iTunes 12.6 Now

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April 13, 2017 – TunesKit studio, the well-known DRM removal solution provider in the world, officially upgraded three featured DRM removing tools for Mac, including DRM M4V Converter, DRM Audiobook Converter and Apple Music Converter by fixing the iTunes 12.6 incompatibility issue on OSX 10.11 or macOS 10.12. Now with these new releases, all TunesKit Mac users running iTunes 12.6 could easily remove DRM protection from iTunes movies, TV shows, audiobooks, and Apple Music songs as straightforward as before, without turning off SIP or making other extra settings any more.

Prior to this latest update, these Mac products provided temporary solution that would require users of OSX EI Capitan or Sierra disable SIP settings in order to run the DRM media converters successfully under iTunes 12.6. But as one of the top leaders in developing DRM removal solutions worldwide who always goes ahead of the queue, TunesKit Software has been seeking for the permanent and perfect solution to this issue ever since. Due to advanced technique and persistent testing, TunesKit R&D team completely fixed the iTunes 12.6 conversion failure, making it the first one to perfectly support iTunes 12.6 on Mac, while other competitive products still asking users doing complicated procedure in advance in order to run the DRM media converters under iTunes 12.6.

“Except the perfect support to iTunes 12.6, these three DRM removers also introduced other updates, such as performance optimization, including the improved conversion speed, conversion stability, etc. Till now, all TunesKit Mac products, including DRM M4V Converter for Mac, Apple Music Converter for Mac, DRM Audiobook Converter for Mac, Audible Converter for Mac, as well as iBook Copy for Mac are fully compatible with macOS 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8 and the latest iTunes 12.6.” said Andres, the TunesKit marketing manager. “If you are Windows users, you should also be well noted that all TunesKit DRM removal products for PC work perfectly with iTunes 12.6 even a while ago.”

More about TunesKit Mac DRM Removal Tools: Key Features, How to Upgrade

DRM Media Converter for Mac – It’s an all-in-one iTunes DRM removing solution to losslessly remove FairPlay DRM from iTunes movies and TV shows by converting the M4V videos to lossless MP4, M4V or other common video and audio formats for any popular device.

DRM Audiobook Converter for Mac – A powerful DRM audiobook converter to convert both iTunes and Audible audiobooks from AA, AAX, M4A, M4B to DRM-free MP3, AAC, M4A, WAV, FLAC with chapters and ID tags kept.

Apple Music Converter for Mac – Smart DRM removal tool to convert offline Apple Music streams from M4P to AAC, M4A, MP3, WAV, FLAC, etc. so that subscribers could keep the songs even after unsubscribing.

To get the latest versions of those newly upgraded Mac products, please simply use the built-in upgrading or download the latest setup file from TunesKit Download Center.

How to Share Your Purchased iTunes Content to Others

If you and your family members are using different iTunes accounts for purchasing digital content from iTunes Store, you may meet the problem that you can’t share your purchases without family sharing. But the downside of the family sharing is that it only supports 6 person in total to share the iTunes purchases. What’s worse, it’s also known that one single iTunes account (or Apple ID) can only authorize up to 5 computers. What if you want to share the iTunes purchases on the sixth machine or more?

Don’t worry. If you are just facing this kind of problem, simply read on the following guide, from which you’ll find the two best ways to share your iTunes purchased content, including movies, TV shows, audiobooks, iBooks, Apple Music to others with a few steps only.

Method 1. Share Purchased iTunes Media with Others via Family Sharing

If you have less than 6 people to share the iTunes purchases with, then you are recommended to use iTunes Family Sharing to share the iTunes content. It lets you add up to six family members. Once added, all members will get instant access to each other’s purchase and can view and download them on demand just as you already can from your own account. Family Sharing works in the iTunes store, iOS App Store, and the Mac App Store, so you can share content across all of your devices. Besides, with Family Sharing, you don’t have to share your passwords with each other, but must use one credit card for all devices.

How to Set Up Family Sharing to Share iTunes Purchases on Mac

Note: Family Sharing only works on Mac OS X Yosemite or later.

Step 1. Choose Apple menu > System Preferences, then click iCloud.

Step 2. Click Manage Family.

Step 3. Click your name and review your account information next to Family Purchases.

Step 4. Make sure that Share my purchases is selected.

After you join a family, you can see and download items from each family member’s purchase history, and enjoy them on your own devices. You can download music, movies, TV shows, and books on up to 10 of your devices, five of which can be computers. You can download apps to any devices that you own or control.

Method 2. Share iTunes Purchases with Others by using iTunes DRM Removal Tools

This could be the best option if you need to share the iTunes purchased media to unlimited number of persons or computers. It helps you get rid of the DRM protection from all the protected iTunes content so that you can freely share the files to others as you like. Here we are talking about TunesKit DRM removal solutions, which will help you permanently remove DRM from all kinds of iTunes media, including iTunes movies, TV episodes, audiobooks, ebooks, songs, etc.

How to Share iTunes M4V Movies and TV Shows to Others

If you got a large number of movies and TV shows in your iTunes library that you want to share with others, then you should firstly use TunesKit DRM M4V Converter for Mac/Windows to bypass the DRM protection from the video files. This smart and powerful iTunes video converter enables you remove DRM from iTunes purchased and rented movies, TV shows and music videos while converting the M4V format to unprotected MP4, M4V losslessly as well as other common formats, such as MOV, AVI, FLV, MKV, MPEG, etc. For the complete guide on how to remove DRM from iTunes M4V movies with TunesKit, you should simply follow the post here: https://tuneskit.wordpress.com/2015/05/15/complete-guide-to-convert-drm-itunes-m4v-to-mp4-with-tuneskit/.

How to Share Protected iTunes Music Purchases to Others

For iTunes music users, TunesKit Apple Music Converter for Mac/Windows could be the best options to help you get rid of DRM from old iTunes M4P songs and Apple Music tracks in seconds. It can easily convert the old DRM-protected iTunes songs as well as offline Apple Music streams to DRM-free MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, etc. at 30X faster speed. In the meantime, it will keep the original ID tags and metadata in the output fles. For more info, you can refer to this tutorial: https://tuneskit.wordpress.com/2016/09/26/drm-apple-music-converter-how-to-convert-drm-m4p-to-mp3/.

How to Share iTunes Audiobooks and eBooks to Others

To share the DRM-protected audiobooks or iBooks to others, you are suggested to use TunesKit iBook Copy or DRM Audiobook Converter for Mac/Windows to remove DRM from the books. The iBook Copy will losslessly make copies of the DRM-ed iBooks by preserving the original metadata, while the Audiobook Converter is able to convert your iTunes audiobooks to MP3 and other formats with ID tags kept. You can visit the following posts to learn how to bypass DRM from iTunes books step by step:

https://tuneskit.wordpress.com/2016/03/17/how-to-remove-drm-restriction-from-ibooks/https://tuneskit.wordpress.com/2015/05/28/how-to-convert-itunes-m4b-audiobooks-to-mp3/.

 

 

 

 

How to Remove DRM from iTunes Music

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As you know, Apple dropped the DRM encryption from its iTunes  M4P music tracks in 2009. But the problem is that the songs you purchased before the year of 2009 were still locked by the FairPlay DRM and you can’t freely play them on your non-Apple devices. So have you ever thought about stripping off the DRM from the iTunes music? If so, you should follow these two solutions as below to learn how to easily remove DRM from iTunes music.

Burn iTunes M4P Songs to CD/DVD

The good news is that although Apple doesn’t let you convert DRM-protected iTunes music to MP3, it lets you burn them to a CD. So here the first way to remove DRM from your iTunes songs is to burn the M4P tracks to DVD or CD disc.

1. Create music playlist in iTunes

Insert a blank CD or DVD disc in the drive and open iTunes on your computer. Select the File > New Playlist option. Add a name to the new playlist.

2. Add iTunes songs to playlist

Now select all the iTunes M4P music files that you want to remove DRM from and drag them to the playlist that you just created.

3. Burn iTunes music to CD

Once the tracks are imported to the iTunes playlist, right-click the playlist and select the option “Burn playlist to Disc”. iTunes will now present you a dialogue box where you can select the kind of CD/DVD that you want to burn. Make sure you select the Audio CD option. Then iTunes will start burning the iTunes music to the CD automatically.

4. Import iTunes songs from CD/ DVD

The final step is to rip the songs that you burned onto audio CD, back to digital music files. Simply open iTunes, select the Edit > Preferences > General tab, click on Import Settings. To start ripping the audio CD, you should insert it into your CD drive on your computer and click the Yes button to start.

Wait for a while till the ripping finishes. Now all the files that have been imported into your music library will be free from DRM so that you can transfer them to any MP3 device for playback.

Note: The downside of using this method is that iTunes only lets you burn the same song once. Besides, if you have a lot of music files to burn, it will take a rather long time to finish the whole process. So if you have the need to convert a large amount of iTunes songs for more than once, you’d better use a legal DRM removal tool as mentioned in the following method.

Convert DRM-protected iTunes Music to MP3

The other common way to remove DRM from iTunes M4P is using a third-party DRM removal tool for iTunes. With this method, you can completely and permanently bypass the DRM lock from iTunes songs so that you can transfer the files to any devices at anytime without limit.

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Here you meet TunesKit iTunes Music Converter which is designed to kill DRM from the protected iTunes M4P songs and convert the music files to DRM-free MP3, AAC, WAV, and other common formats with ID tags preserved.

Key Features of TunesKit iTunes M4P Converter

  • Remove DRM from protected iTunes and Apple Music songs
  • Convert DRM-ed M4P songs to MP3, M4A, M4B, AAC, FLAC, WAV
  • Work at 30X faster speed with ID3 tags kept
  • Fully compatible with the latest iTunes

Guide on How to Remove DRM from iTunes M4P with TunesKit

1. Import iTunes songs to TunesKit

Launch TunesKit DRM M4P Converter and click “Add Files” to load the iTunes M4P files from your library. You are also allowed to add the songs to the converter by drag-and-drop.

2. Set output format

Once the M4P songs are loaded successfully to TunesKit iTunes Converter, you can select the output format as you like, as well as the other settings, such as output folder, bit rate, audio channel, etc. Currently TunesKit iTunes M4P Converter supports MP3, M4A, M4B, AAC, WAV, FLAC outputs.

3. Remove DRM from iTunes music

Now click the “Convert” button and it will begin to convert the DRM-protected iTunes songs to MP3 or other non-DRM formats at 30X faster speed. After the conversion, you’ll get DRM-free iTunes songs playable on any MP3 player without limit.

For more details, you can visit the source page here: http://www.tuneskit.com/apple-music-tips/remove-drm-from-itunes-music.html.

 

 

Requiem 4.1 Guide – How to Remove DRM from iTunes Movies

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You may have heard of Requiem if you are looking for the best freeware to unlock DRM encryption from iTunes movies. Yes, we are discussing this special app here to help you understand it better in how it works in removing DRM from iTunes movies.

First of all, you should be aware of the fact that due to the copyright policy, Requiem lost the war with Apple after the release of iTunes 11. That’s to say, if you want to use Requiem, you have to make sure you have iTunes 10.7 or lower. Otherwise it won’t work any more.

The steps to remove DRM from iTunes media with Requiem is easy enough:
1. Download latest Requiem 4.1: Requiem 4.1 for Windows Requiem 4.1 for Mac
2. Run Requiem: Double-click on the Requiem application to launch it on your computer. It will automatically find DRMed files in your iTunes library. You can also drag & drop files or directories (which will be searched recursively) onto the Requiem application or the Requiem window. Starting Requiem with the shift key down will disable scanning of the iTunes library.
3. Remove DRM:
 Then Requiem will remove the DRM of iTunes content automatically. The original DRMed files will be moved to the trash. Make sure you verify that the songs and videos still work before emptying the trash.

 
If you are however using most up-to-date iTunes now, don’t worry. There are some alternatives to Requiem for iTunes DRM removal. One of the best replacements is TunesKit DRM M4V Converter. For more details about Requiem and its best replacement, please visit the source page here: Requiem 4 1 Download – Remove DRM from iTunes Movies.

Get DRM Removal Tools down to $9.95 from TunesKit 2016 Xmas & New Year Sale

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TunesKit Studio, the world-leading DRM removal solution developer and provider, officially launched its holiday sales for Christmas 2016 and New Year 2017 by bringing big discounts from 20% to 70% off on all of its DRM removal products, as well as some best valued bundles. This Xmas & New Year sale is time-limited and will not come to an end until the last minute of January 31th, 2017. During the promotion period, users are able to enjoy super discounts on TunesKit featured DRM removers, including iTunes DRM M4V Converter, iTunes Audiobook Converter, Audible Converter, iBook Copy, Apple Music M4P Converter, and DRM media converter bundles as well.

Among all of the promising DRM removal solutions developed by TunesKit, the one for iTunes movies is the best seller of all time. It’s officially called TunesKit DRM M4V Converter. As an all-in-one iTunes DRM cracker, it’s designed to losslessly remove DRM protection from iTunes movie purchases and rentals, TV episodes, and music videos by converting the protected M4V videos to DRM-free formats, including MP4, M4V, MOV, AVI, FLV, MP3, AAC, etc. Now this powerful DRM M4V converter is sold at $35 only with 20% off from the original price of $45.

For audiobook users, the discount could be the highest. TunesKit offers up to 70% off discount for its newly launched Audible Converter in this promotion. Customers can get the full version of this smart audiobook converter with $9.95 only by saving $20 over the original price. By using TunesKit Audible Converter, users can easily and losslessly kill DRM encryption from Audible AA, AAX audiobooks and convert them to popular audio formats, like MP3, M4A, AAC, M4B, etc. with all metadata retained at up to 100X faster speed.

For people who are looking for iTunes audiobook converter, TunesKit DRM Audiobook Converter could be the better choice. It’s designed to bypass DRM from both iTunes and Audible audiobooks. The main difference between the Audiobook Converter and Audible Converter is that Audible Converter bypasses the DRM from Audible audiobooks straightforward without requiring users to authorize the account in advance, while the Audiobook Converter has to work together with iTunes for account authorization.

Other tools such as TunesKit iBook Copy, Apple Music Converter are also great DRM removal solutions to get rid of the DRM from the locked iBooks ePub files as well as Apple Music M4P songs. Further more, TunesKit offers some special DRM media converter bundles for users who have need to remove DRM from different media sources. The discounts of those bundles range from 50% to 60% off.

All the special offers provided by TunesKit include both Windows and Mac versions, with the exception of iBook Copy, which is only available for Mac machines. For more details about the discounts of this holiday sale, please visit TunesKit promotion page: http://www.tuneskit.com/2016-xmas-sales.html.

iTunes DRM Removal: How to Remove DRM Lock from iTunes Media

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How would you describe Apple’s ecosystem, especially the iTunes ecosystem? Doesn’t it like that Apple has lured users into a trap using design or marketing, shut the door behind them and thrown away the key? Generally speaking, this kind of ecosystem lock-in essentially doesn’t allow the customer to take the content and move to another platform. To be specifically, this can be achieved by limiting a device’s file format compatibility, or by limiting the ways in which a device can be loaded with content.

Apple’s Ecosystem Lock-in: iTunes Music, Video, and Books

Before January 6, 2009, audio files sold in iTunes Store were protected using Apple’s own FairPlay DRM solution. As of today, all music sold in the iTunes Store after April 7, 2009, is DRM free while Apple put the DRM back to the songs in its newly released music streaming service, Apple Music. Currently, all video content, including movies, TV shows, and music videos sold through iTunes is DRM protected and can only be played on devices compatible with the FairPlay DRM. With iBooks, Apple offers both copy protected books as well as books without DRM on its iOS devices. In the case of audiobooks, they are generally offered in file formats, such as M4A or M4B, with embedded DRM protection.

Those facts portray a gloomy situation we have to face, that is, several types of content available for purchase in iTunes are subject to ecosystem lock-in, where we as users are prohibited from dealing with the purchased items in ways we like. That’s not the end of the story, however. There are of course methods to strip DRM from iTunes media content, such as the ones introduced in the following article.

Bypass DRM Encryption from Offline Apple Music M4P Songs

If you are subscribing Apple Music streaming service or have a large collection of iTunes music files purchased before 2009, you may have the need to move away from Apple ecosystem by transferring those DRM-restricted songs to non-Apple platforms. In such a case, you are here to meet TunesKit DRM M4P Converter, a perfect DRM removal solution developed to completely remove DRM from offline Apple Music M4P songs, as well as the old iTunes music purchases protected by DRM. It’s designed to free the M4P audio from DRM by converting the copy-protected songs to common MP3, AAC, M4A, FLAC, WAV, and M4B with original ID tags preserved. If you own any mac machine running OS X 10.8 or later, you should install the TunesKit M4P Converter for Mac.

For more details on how to crack DRM from Apple Music and iTunes M4P, you can follow this complete tutorial: How to Unlock DRM Copy Protection from Apple Music M4P Streams >>

Remove DRM Lock from iTunes M4V Movies, TV Shows, Music Videos

As one of the largest online stores selling digital copies of movies and TV episodes worldwide, iTunes ecosystem, regardless of the DRM copy right, has made it convenient for customers to pick up any hot movie piece in minutes. In order to get the full control of the purchased or even rented movies from iTunes, you need to use a third-party iTunes DRM removal tool to decrypt the DRM. The magic M4V media converter we are talking about here is TunesKit DRM M4V Converter for Mac (Windows). It’s an all-in-one DRM cracker that was designed to easily strip DRM protection from iTunes movies (rented and purchased), TV series, as well as music videos while converting the DRM-ed M4V videos to non-DRM MP4, M4V, MOV, AVI, MKV, MP3, AAC and other common media formats. It supports lossless conversion for the iTunes M4V movies to MP4 and M4V formats. That’s to say, it will keep the original quality, including AC3 5.1 audio, subtitles, Closed Captions, AD, etc. so that you can enjoy the same lossless quality as the original movies even after the DRM is removed.

To see how to losslessly convert the DRM-ed iTunes movies to non-DRM M4V, please visit this source page: How to Losslessly Remove DRM from iTunes M4V >>

Kill DRM from iBooks ePub eBooks

Because of the DRM protection, the books sold from iBooks store, unlike the common ePub files, are only recognizable by Apple’s devices. If you want to read the iBooks on other eBook readers, such as Amazon Kindle, or Nook, you’ll have to firstly bypass the DRM protection from those ePub books with some useful iBooks DRM removal applications, such as TunesKit DRM iBook Copy for Mac, a powerful and smart DRM cracker for iBooks on Mac. It’s able to remove DRM from eBooks with .epub and .ibooks extensions you purchased from iBooks or iTunes store. Once the DRM is unlocked from the books, you can freely convert the DRM-free iBooks to Mobi, AZW3, PDF or other popular eBook formats with Calibre eBook converter freeware.

You can find the complete guide on how to get DRM-free copies of iBooks ePub from this article: How to Remove DRM from iBooks >>

Convert iTunes M4A, M4B Audiobooks

For iTunes users who have saved a large number of audiobooks with DRM, you can get rid of the DRM copy protection from the iTunes audiobooks with the help of TunesKit DRM Audiobook Converter (Mac). It’s capable of removing DRM and converting the iTunes M4B, M4A audio books to unprotected MP3, AAC, M4B, M4A, WAV, FLAC formats for playback on any popular audio device. It will keep the chapter info for the audiobooks if you select the output format as M4A. Aside from converting the iTunes audiobooks to MP3 and other formats, this professional audiobook solution also supports Audible AA and AAX audiobooks.

Wondering how it performs in cracking DRM from the iTunes audiobooks, here you go: How to Convert iTunes M4B Audiobooks to MP3 >>

Original source: http://www.tuneskit.com/drm-basics/howto-remove-drm-from-itunes.html