How might one convert a DRM protected M4V file to a MP4 file

“I have a couple of files from iTunes that I’d really like to put on a flash drive to give to a friend, who wants to put it on her Android tablet. I have tried multiple options, but I have come to the conclusion that I must be overlooking something elementary.” Question by David Hallengren from makeuseof.com

Many iTunes users might have the same problems with David: they want to put their purchased or rented movies from iTunes Store on their android devices. And they also want to share their iTunes playlist with their friends.

The limitations of DRM protected iTunes videos

They may failed like David. What does David want to overlook? DRM, more accurately, digital rights management, is a set of access control technologies, including copy protection technologies, that are used by hardware and software manufacturers, publishers, copyright holders, and individuals with the intent to control the use of digital content and devices.

M4V Converter Plus can remove DRM protection from iTunes protected M4V files.
M4V Converter Plus can remove DRM protection from iTunes protected M4V files.

Apple’s FairPlay DRM is applied to EPUBs and can currently only be read by Apple’s iBooks app on iOS devices.

How can we settle these problems? So easy. Just remove DRM protection from iTunes M4V videos and convert these M4V files to MP4. The plain MP4 video format is the most suitable format for Android tablet.

How might one convert a DRM protected M4V file to a MP4 file? M4V Converter Plus is the right one for you. With this M4V to MP4 converter, you can easily remove DRM protection from iTunes protected M4V files and convert M4V to MP4 with faster than other converter programs in the market. You can also directly convert protected M4V videos to iPhone, iPad, PSP, Nexus, Smart TV, Samsung Galaxy S series and any other android devices.

Interface of M4V Converter Plus for Windows
Interface of M4V Converter Plus for Windows

Convert M4V to MP4 with M4V Converter Plus in three Easy steps

M4V Converter Plus for Mac/Windows has excellent quality and can finish the conversion at a very fast speed. In the following article I’m going to tell you how to convert protected M4V to MP4 file on Windows. If you are a Mac user, you can refer to the tips by clicking the link. http://m4vconverterplus.com/m4v-to-mp4-converter/m4v-files-to-mp4.html

  1. Launch this M4V to MP4 converter for Windows. Click “Add Movies” button to select the M4V files you want to convert. You can also drag the M4V files directly to the main window. When the iTunes videos added, you can see the media file info such as the file name, resolution, output length, etc.
Adding iTunes M4V files to the M4V Converter Plus.
Adding iTunes M4V files to the M4V Converter Plus.
  1. Click “Convert to” drop-down list and choose MP4 as the output format.
Convert iTunes protected M4V files to plain MP4.
Convert iTunes protected M4V files to plain MP4.

In addition, the M4V to MP4 converter has variety of device presets. If you want to put the converted files on your iPad, iPhone (iPhone 6 included), iPod, Apple TV or other popular portable devices, you can select the name corresponding to the devices you have.

  1. After all settings done, click “Convert” button to start the M4V to MP4 conversion.
Start M4V to MP4 Conversion progress.
Start M4V to MP4 Conversion progress.
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