Many people purchase movies, TV shows and music videos from iTunes Store, and find out that they can't play them on their portable video player, PDA or cell phone, it can't be converted by the common video files converter, because the purchased videos are M4V format with DRM protection.
M4V files you purchased from iTunes Store will be DRM protected. You can only play them on iTunes, iPod, iPhone and Apple TV. iTunes is limited to authorizing only five computers with each iTunes account. This means that you can only authorize five separate Mac or PC computers or user accounts to playback protected iTunes content or use Home Sharing using a single iTunes Account. If you want to play iTunes protected videos on common portable players, at first you need to remove DRM. Find a professional DRM M4V files converter which can help you to solve this problem. Here M4V Converter Plus is the best choice.
M4V Converter Plus is an all-in-one iTunes video converting tool with easy-to-use graphical interface, fast converting speed and excellent video quality. It allows you to effortlessly convert iTunes videos you purchased to QuickTime MOV, iPod, iPhone format. It converts almost all video formats could be played on your iTunes, includes iTunes movie purchases and Rentals..
Make sure that you have the latest iTunes installed on your computer. And when you run the program, iTunes will be opened automatically at the same time.
Now import iTunes videos that you would like to convert by clicking on the Add Movies button.
Set output format as you need, such as MP4, MOV for Quicktime, FLV, AVI, WMV, etc. If you want to convert iTunes movies to the portable devices you own, please click on Apple Devices, Android devices, Game console and so on.
M4V is a copyright protected iTunes format. It is downloaded from iTunes store and can be only played on the iTunes compatible players like iPod and iPhone. What's worse, there are limitation of play on 5 devices.
MOV is the video format of Quick time. It is an audio and video format developed by Apple, commonly used for storing digital media types, such as audio and video. When you select QuickTime (*.mov) as a "Save as type", the animation will be saved as .mov file.
It is a popular video format. In some respects, it is better than WMV or RM, which is supported by a lot of multimedia edit and video processing software. It is a good choice to use MOV format to store a movie.
MP4, short for MPEG-4 Part 14, formally ISO/IEC 14496-14:2003, is a multimedia container format standard specified as a part of MPEG-4.
It is most commonly used to store digital audio and digital video streams, especially those defined by MPEG, but can also be used to store other data such as subtitles and still images.
Like most modern container formats, MPEG-4 Part 14 allows streaming over the Internet. The official filename extension for MPEG-4 Part 14 files is .mp4, thus the container format is often referred to simply as MP4.