Since it's convenient to get videos from iTunes, maybe you have lots of movies in your iTunes library, either downloaded or purchased ones. Have you ever thought of watching iTunes movies on TV with family and friends for better video watching experience? This article is going to show you 3 main methos to view iTunes videos and movies on TV with ease.
Burning videos to DVD is the most popular way to watch videos on TV. You should first know that most iTunes videos are in M4V format and are usually protected by Apple's DRM. Generally, M4V DRM files can’t be burned to DVD unless the DRM is removed. So to play iTunes movies on TV, you have to first crack the digital copy protection from iTunes movies and then burn then DRM-free video clips to DVD. To accomplish your task, you can just turn to Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate, an all-in-one DRM removal and DVD maker. And if you're using a Mac, Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate for Mac will be a great help (Note that the Mac version can't help you strip DRM protection from iTunes).
Below is the video tutorial on how to watch iTunes movies on TV with the help of Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate:
Download iTunes Movie Burner:
The main interface of Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate is as below:
Install and run the program, go to Burn tab and then click Add Files to add iTunes videos you want to burn to DVD for playing on TV. Then select the DVD menu template and click "Burn" to begin burning DVD from iTunes video files.Note that for protected iTunes M4V files, you need to first select a video format as the output format to remove DRM from the videos and then burn them to DVD.
Another way to watch iTunes movies on TV is to connect the computer and TV while you are playing the videos using iTunes on your computer. You can achieve that by an HDMI cable. In this way, what display on your computer will also display on your TV screen. And then you can use the TV remote control to switch the TV's input to the proper port, set the graphics adapter and choose TV screen as the primary monitor. In this way, when you are playing iTunes movies, the videos will show on the large screen TV.
Another way to view iTunes videos on TV is through Apple TV. Apple TV can connect your iTunes library to TV. You just need to sync the movies from your iTunes library to Apple TV box. If you already own an Apple TV, then this solution is the best one. If you don't have one, you can turn to the other two ways and choose the one you prefer.
By the way, if you want to play your iTunes movies on other portable devices like Creative Zen, Archos, Blackberry, Android phone, etc. you can use Aimersoft DRM Media Converter to remove DRM from iTunes movies and convert them to any portable device supported video formats!