It's well known that the movie and video files you purchased from iTunes Store are in DRM protected M4V format, while Archos supports video files mainly in AVI.
If you want to play iTunes movies & Music videos & TV shows on Archos, undoubtedly, you have to use a professional iTunes to Archos Converter to convert M4V to formats which are supported by Archos.
M4V Converter Plus is a professional and easy-to-use iTunes to Archos converter. It can remove the DRM protection from the purchased iTunes M4V movies and convert protected video format to unprotected for your Archos.
When M4V Converter Plus is launched, iTunes will run automatically, and you can add the M4V videos directly. During the conversion, M4V Converter Plus first records the purchased M4V movies quickly and then encodes to AVI. Compared with other converting software, its output quality is much more higher.
How to convert iTunes M4V to Archos AVI with M4V Converter Plus. To convert iTunes M4V to Archos AVI, what you need to do is only a few mouse clicks.
After you download M4V Converter Plus, install and run it.
Click Add Movies button to add videos. Choose the videos you want to convert and click OK button. Then all the selected videos will be shown in the file list.
Choose the Archos Series as output format from the profile drop-down menu.
To set the output directory, you can use the default output path as the picture shown. If you don't want to use the output path by default, reset it by clicking gear settings --> Options.
M4V Converter Plus is a powerful iTunes M4V Converter. It not only can convert M4V to AVI for Archos, but also can convert M4V to MP4, 3GP, 3G2, MPG and FLV for your various portable video players, such as iPod, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, PSP, Walkman, Gphone, Zune, Creative Zen, iRiver, Mobile Phone, BlackBerry, Nokia, Flash Video, Xbox 360 and Sandisk Sansa.
It supports a free trial version for you, so you can download it and take a try.