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iTunes Converter - Convert iTunes Files for Play Anywhere You Like

It's a common problem with converting videos to iTunes since iTunes only supports a few video/audio formats. And some iTunes files are restricted and can only be played on specific players or devices due to DRM protection. Then you need a tool to convert media files to iTunes or convert iTunes files to various devices? Let's take a look at the following top iTunes converters. Conversion of these files frees your video library; this enables you to legally bypass the digital copyright protection from iTunes. After this is done, it is now possible to play the videos in the file anywhere without having about the restrictions. Another reason that makes it important to convert iTunes files using iTunes video converter is to make it possible to play the DRM-locked audio and video files on any media players. For this to be possible, you have to fast covert the iTunes files to popular audio and video formats. Learn More about iTunes >>

Once the iTunes files are converted, the videos or audios in that file can fit various portable devices such as iPod, iPad, iPhone, PSP, Zune, PS3, Xbox360, HTC, Archos, Creative Zen Samsung and much more. This makes it easier for you to enjoy your music. Converted iTunes videos can be burned on a DVD using the AVI or MP4 format. It is also possible to use other regular formats such as WMV, MOV, M2TS, MTS, and 3GP, FLV, among others. iTunes file conversion enables you to have a smooth playback as well as the highest quality of the converted iTunes files.


Part 1. How to Convert Media Files Using iTunes

1. Steps for converting iTunes Music Files

  • Open iTunes, and then click Edit > Preferences (for Mac users, click iTunes > Preferences) to activate the Preferences window;
  • Click the General tab and afterward click the Import Settings button, which is in the lower section of the window;
  • Click the arrow beside Import Using to show the drop-down format list and choose the encoding format that you prefer. After the encoding format is chosen you can now click OK to save the settings;
  • Select one or more pieces of music and then click File > Create New Version > Create AAC/MP3/WAV/AIFF/Apple Lossless Version (the encoding format that you have selected in the Preferences window.) After this is done, the music you selected will be immediately converted.

Note: The conversion will create a new copy of your files, you can thus still keep the original files. The converted files can be found in the Preferences folders on your computer. Download iTunes >>


2. Steps for Converting iTunes Movies

  • Open iTunes, and then select the video that you want to convert from your iTunes library;
  • Click File > Create New Version to access the conversion options. You are offered two options: Create iPod or iPhone Version and Create iPad or Apple TV Version;
  • After you have chosen any of the two options, iTunes will start the conversion. You can locate the converted files in the Preferences folder on your computer.

Part 2. How to Convert iTunes Files Using Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate

Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate here is recommended as the best iTunes movie converter. With it, you can convert videos in various formats like AVI, MKV, WMV, FLV, WebM, 3GP, VOB, MP4, MOV, XviD, M2TS, DivX and more to iTunes supported MP4, MOV or M4V with fast conversion speed while keeping the original video quality. Moreover, it can extract audio from video files and convert them to MP3 for iTunes. Also want to convert iTunes movies to AVI, WMV, FLV, etc. formats? Well, this video converter for iTunes won't let you down! It allows you to convert iTunes MP4, MOV, and M4V files to AVI, WMV, FLV, 3GP, WebM, and more so that you can play and share your iTunes files anywhere you like. The equivalent iTunes file converter for Mac is Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate for Mac, which enables you to copy movies to iTunes on Mac OS X (Mavericks included). Now click the Download button below to get the program and check out how to use it to change video formats for iTunes and convert iTunes files.

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Instruction on Doing iTunes Conversion with Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate

Note that here the screenshots of iTunes converter for Windows (Windows 8 compatible) are used to show you how easy the whole process is. The way to transfer movies to iTunes on Mac OS X is the same. Just make sure you've downloaded the right version according to your situation.

1. Load video files

First, add the videos you want to transfer to iTunes library or the iTunes movies you want to convert to other formats. There are two ways to import videos: 1> Directly drag the files to the software interface for converting. 2> Click Add Files to browse and select video clips. When the videos are loaded, you can preview them, take snapshots, merge video files, choose subtitle and audio tracks, etc. as you like.

2. Specify an output file format

Click Output Format on the right to open the format list. To convert videos to iTunes, go to Format > Video and choose MP4/MOV/M4V as the output video format, which is highly compatible with iTunes. If you want to add the movies to iTunes for syncing to iPhone/iPad/iPod, it's recommended that you go to Device > Apple and select your device model as the output format to convert videos to files with the optimized setting for your device. To convert iTunes movies to other formats, simply browse and set the desired format.

3. Start converting your movies

The last step is converting the music/movie. This is done by clicking the Convert button in order to begin the process. After clicking the button, you can relax and enjoy your music/video that has been freed. When the conversion procedure is finished, you can click on the Open Folder button, which is at the bottom of the panel to find your finished files.


Part 3. How to Convert iTunes Files Using Aimersoft DRM Media Converter

Aimersoft DRM Media Converter helps you to legally remove DRM protection from M4V, WMV, WMA, M4B, AA, M4P and convert them to regular music/movie format in order to be able to play them on the popular devices such as iPad, iPhone, iPod, and blackberry. Aimersoft DRM Media Converter makes it possible for users to bypass the digital copyright protection.

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  • Convert iTunes files to tons of formats
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  • High speed and high quality
  • Support almost all the video/audio formats

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Guide on Converting iTunes Music and Movies Using Aimersoft DRM Media Converter

1. Import files to the program

The first step is to add the music/movie that you intend to convert. There are two ways to do this, the first one is to click the Add button, which is at the top left. This will help you find your folders and then select the one that you want. The second option is to drag and drop the files that you wish to convert directly into the windows.

2. Specify output parameters (optional)

After the media files have been loaded, you can click Audio Files To / Video Files To and then choose any format you prefer from the drop-down format list. In case you have specific needs concerning the music/movie quality, then click the Settings button, which is at the bottom. In order to select the output format that you prefer, set the music/movie parameters.

3. Start iTunes conversion

The last step is to convert your DRM files. Click the Start button for the conversion process to begin. When this is done, it is now time to relax and enjoy your new music/movie that has been freed.

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