How to Convert DRM WMV to MP3
It's well-known that WMV downloaded or purchased from Amazon Instant Video, Zune MarketPlace, CinemaNow, Windows Media Center, BBC iPlayer, etc. are protected by Microsoft's PlaysForSure DRM. Perhaps you just get some protected WMV files and find some songs you like very much in the videos or just want to get the audio tracks for some reason. Want to extract MP3 from these protected WMV files but don't know how? Follow the guide below.
To convert protected WMV to MP3, an ordinary video converter will not work due to the DRM protection. What you need is an all-in-one DRM removal and audio extractor. Here Aimersoft best DRM converter is highly recommended to help your accomplish the task. With it, you can easily convert DRM WMV to DRM-free MP3 in Windows 8/XP/7/Vista. Now download it and follow the step-by-step tutorial to start extracting MP3 from DRM WMV videos.
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How to extract MP3 audio from protected WMV video
1Add video files
Launch Aimersoft DRM Media Converter and click "Add..." to import the protected WMV files you'd like to convert. Make sure these WMV files play well in Windows Media Player. Otherwise, there'll be something wrong when converting them. Besides converting protected WMV files, this DRM converter can also convert DRM-ed WMA, M4V, M4P, M4B, AA, etc. to any popular video/audio format.
2Choose MP3 as the output format
Click "Video files to" and choose "Common Audio", then you'll see the window below. Select "MP3" as the output audio format to convert WMV to MP3. As you can see, you can also convert DRM-ed WMV videos to common video formats like MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV, FLV, WebM, etc. and to portable devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod, HTC, Samsung, PSP, Xbox 360, etc. with optimal video settings.
3Start to convert DRM-ed WMV video to MP3
When you are satisfied with all the settings, go back to the main interface and click "Start" to begin extracting MP3 audio from locked WMV videos. When the conversion completes, click "Find Target" to directly locate the converted MP3 files. After that, you can transfer and play them on any MP3 player as you like!