How to Convert iTunes Movies to MP4 for Unlimited Playback and Sharing

By Alice Yang to iTunes Tips, Apple Resources | Last Updated on Dec 6, 2018

"Convert iTunes movies to MP4. How can I convert M4V formatted movies and TV shows downloaded from iTunes to MP4? Or can I convert these movies to MP4 even they are copy protected? I can't even make a still screen cap from any iTunes purchased movie and TV shows." - from macrumors

Converting movies to MP4 is just plain easy as quite a few free video converters can do this job perfectly, but when it comes to iTunes movies to MP4 conversion, truth be told, the whole thing will become much more difficult since both iTunes rental movies and purchased movies are copy protected by Fairplay DRM tech developed by Apple. You need to remove iTunes movie DRM before you convert iTunes M4V movies to MP4. Many users asked "will Handbrake convert iTunes M4V movies to MP4" on forum, unfortunately, Handbrake cannot strip iTunes DRM. No worries, just listen up, we'll explain how to remove DRM from iTunes movies free and convert iTunes DRM movies to DRM-free MP4 format for unlimited iTunes movies playback on Windows Android phones, tablets, for editing, for sharing the movies or for others.

Remove iTunes DRM and Convert iTunes Movies to MP4

MacX MediaTrans can easily and quickly remove DRM from iTunes movies and convert iTunes movies to DRM-free MP4 format for much more convenient sharing, editing and playback on non-Apple devices like Android Windows phones and tablets, TVs, etc.

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Choose the Best iTunes Movies to MP4 Converter & DRM Removal Software

There're many DRM iTunes movies converters, but some give messed output with video and audio out of sync or no sound error, some decrease quality severely. The recommended software is MacX MediaTrans. The DRM media converter can easily bypass Apple's Fairplay DRM copy protection needless of any third party help and convert iTunes M4V movies to DRM-free MP4 format for Android mobile devices, media payers, movie editing software, or video sharing without decreasing original video audio quality. It's notable that the iTunes movies to MP4 converter can auto detect DRM contents, strip DRM and convert DRM videos, movies, TV shows from iTunes, iTunes Extras, and DRM audiobooks, music etc. to unprotected format.

How to Easily and Quickly Convert iTunes Movies to MP4 with Great Quality

iTunes DRM contents are difficult to deal with, but no worries, it's quite easy to learn how to convert iTunes DRM purchased movies to MP4 format. Follow the guide below to get started. Free download the iTunes movie converter for Windows or for Mac here if you haven't, and launch it. Now, follow steps below to remove DRM from iTunes movies free and convert them to unprotected MP4 format, and watch iTunes movies on Android, Windows devices, TVs etc.

Step 1: Click on "Remove DRM" on the interface of the iTunes movies to MP4 converters.
Tips: Click on Settings icon on the upper-right corner of the iTunes movies to MP4 converter, you can select default patch for exported items under "Path" section, and check or uncheck the boxes next to "Hardware acceleration", "Auto rotate video if necessary" under "Options" section.

Step 2: Click on "Video" under iTunes Library, and select movie titles from iTunes Library to convert to MP4 and click "OK". You can select more than one title. The program supports to convert iTunes M4V movies to MP4 in batch.

Step 3: Click "Remove DRM" button on the bottom-right corner. iTunes will ask you to authorize this computer for movies purchased using the Apple ID. Sign in with your Apple ID and password, and the tool will start to strip DRM from iTunes movies and convert these movies to MP4 format automatically. It's notable that the DRM media converter can convert iTunes movies to MP4 format with 5x faster speed than others, thanks to Hardware acceleration tech.

iTunes Movies: What You'd Better Know
iTunes movies are encrypted with Fairplay DRM technology, and you can only play and watch iTunes movies on Apple devices, like iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV. You cannot play iTunes movies you've paid on Android Windows phones and tablets and other non-Apple products, that's why many users have to remove iTunes DRM and convert iTunes M4V movies to DRM-free MP4 format. The same applies to iTunes audiobooks, ebooks, music, and other media file types. Learn how to convert DRM M4P to MP3 on Mac.

Is It Legal to Convert Protected iTunes Movies to DRM-free MP4?
It's legal. Since you've paid for the movies, you have the right to choose the way you prefer to enjoy them. You are free to remove iTunes movies DRM with DRM removal software and convert iTunes DRM M4V movies to MP4 for playback on Samsung, Android Windows phones, tablets, HDTV, or editing on Windows Movie Maker etc. But it's illegal to convert iTunes DRM movies to unprotected MP4 format for commercial use, unauthorized distribution or sharing.

MacX MediaTrans - Convert iTunes Movies to DRM-free MP4

Free download best iTunes DRM removal and converter software to quickly and easily convert protected iTunes movies to DRM-free MP4 format with nice quality. Now, just enjoy iTunes movies freely on Android Windows phones and tablets, TVs, and edit or share iTunes movies without limits.

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