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How to Legally Strip DRM Protection?
I downloaded the DRM protected M4V file from iTunes and it runs with QuickTime. I want to edit it in Windows Movie Maker, but when I open it with Windows Movie Maker, it doesn't show up. What do I need to do to have it playable on windows movie maker? Could you please tell me there is a way to strip DRM protection? Any help will be greatly appreciated.
Has this problem frustrated you? Let's analyze what reason causes that and how to strip DRM protection.
DRM is short for "Digital Rights Management", which is used by digital copyright owners to restrict users to copy it. When you bought music and media files from iTunes. The music and movies you bought may be DRM-protected, so that you couldn't play them on your portable MP3 players or any other portable player.
If you want to transfer these tracks to other portable players, you have to strip DRM protection first. What you need is a DRM Remover program to break the DRM restriction. DRM Remover Software will be definitely a good choice for you to strip DRM protection, which is the legal, fast and easy way to strip DRM protection from iTunes files and convert them to unprotected AVI, WMV, MP4, MPEG, Xvid, 3GP, etc.
How can I strip DRM protection with this DRM Remover Software?
Just follow the step by step guide below to learn how to strip DRM protection from the purchased music and video files on iTunes so that you can play them on non-Apple portable players like Zune, PSP, BlackBerry, Creative Zen, and import them into your Windows Movie Maker project, etc.
Step-by-Step Guide: How to Strip DRM Protection?
Install and launch the program
Download and install the DRM Media Converter, launch it. Then click button "Add" to input DRM protected movies or music, you can also directly drag them into the main processing window.
Tips: Click the "Browse" button to set the output destination where the converted files will be stored.
Choose the output profile
Click the "Video files to" drop-down list to choose the output format you need. Here we choose the MP4 as the output format.
Adjust the output parameter
The default settings make it perfectly compatible with your PC without any need of reconfiguration. However, you can also customize the parameters of your output files. Such as the quality, size, and frame rate of the video and more.
Tips: If you convert iTunes DRM protected file, please pay attention to the notice below.
When all these steps are done, hit "Start" to strip DRM protection , Aimersoft DRM Media Converter will process forward under your command with stunning speed and high output fidelity. You can easily get the DRM free movies after finishing removing DRM from your protected files.
Undoubtedly, it is a powerful yet easy to use DRM protection killer, which can help you strip DRM protection from all online store and return your full user rights.