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How to Convert Amazon Instant Video to AVI/MP4

The Amazon Instant Video store offers thousands of videos, movies and TV shows for streaming and downloading. However, downloaded Amazon Instant Videos are WMV videos with DRM protection and can only play with PlaysForSure compatible media players. Want to convert Amazon Instant Video to AVI or MP4 so that you can edit them in Windows Movie Maker, Sony Vegas, etc. or play them on PlaysForSure-incompatible devices like Apple iDevices? Look no further! In this article, you will learn how to convert downloaded Amazon Instant WMV video to AVI or MP4 with ease.

To convert protected Amazon WMV to MP4/AVI, all you need is a DRM converter that is capable of removing DRM protection from Amazon and convert WMV to MP4/AVI. Here Aimersoft DRM converter is highly recommended to help you accomplish this task. Download this program now and follow the steps below to convert DRM-ed Amazon files to MP4 or AVI easily.

Download Amazon Video Converter:

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How to convert Amazon WMV to MP4/AVI

After downloading, install the DRM converter and run it. You can accomplish converting Amazon WMV video files to AVI or MP4 in three simple steps.

1Add Amazon WMV video

You can either click "Add..." or drag & drop to add your downloaded Amazon Instant video to the program. Loaded files can be previewed in the right viewing window and you can freely take snapshots of your favorite movie scenes. Note that besides converting DRM-ed Amazon video files, this tool can also convert protected video/audio files purchased or downloaded from iTunes, Amazon, Zune Marketplace, Windows Media Center, etc. to MP4, AVI, FLV, MOV, MKV, ASF, etc. as you like.

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2Specify AVI or MP4 as the output video format

Then go to "Video files to" > "Common Video" and select MP4 or AVI as the output format. As you can see, almost all popular video formats are supported. If you'd like to play the files on a certain device, you can just select the device icon as output video format to get videos with optimized settings. For example, if you want to play Amazon video on your iPad, simply choose "Apple" > "iPad".

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3Start converting Amazon WMV

In the end, go back to the main interface and click "Start" to begin removing DRM protection from Amazon WMV videos and convert them to AVI or MP4. After the conversion, you can click "Find Target" to locate the converted DRM-free video files and play them anywhere you like.

Below is the video tutorial on how to convert Amazon WMV videos:

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Do you need to purchase a video from amazon in order to convert it or can you just rent a copy?
This is a screen scraper, it plays the video and takes pictures of the frames. This can result in choppy conversion if you do not have a fast computer. Works ok. The trial version only lets you only record one minute. The cost of the software is a little expensive.
When I first started purchasing Amazon instant videos, I would watch them on my computer. And, later I was lucky enough to get an ipod as a Christmas gift. I just assumed I would be able to watch my videos and listen to my music from Amazon instant video on the Apple device; but no such luck. Your software made this dream a reality. Thank you so much.
So you can actually play Amazon video files on an ipad once you have used this converter? That's a very cool thing to know. I want to download this software right away and try it out.
I was able to use the DRM converter to make a composite of several movies I'd purchased on Amazon Video.  I clipped my favorite scenes from each and made a top ten video that is now very popular on Youtube.  Without the DRM converter that would not have been possible as you typically cannot edit an Amazon video without conversion
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