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How to convert m4p to mp3 for free

Many people want to find out a method to convert iTunes DRM protected M4P files to open mp3 file format. This guide talks about removing DRM protection from iTunes music files legally and convert M4P audio files to MP3 so you can enjoy your purchased files on your portable players like Zune, Sony Walkman, Smartphone.

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The majority of tracks bought from the iTunes Store are encrypted with FairPlay technology , using M4P file extension. Apple has managed restricted control over its FairPlay encryption. But users want to enjoy their music either on iPod or other media players.


There are 2 ways to remove the DRM protection. The first one is to burn protected songs to an audio CD with iTunes, and after that rip or import back to iTunes as mp3 files. It's free but this requires twice conversion and the output quality will be worse than the original one. If you have thousand of songs you will need to repeat this progress again and again, and its just wasting your time. The other is use DRM remove software. It can remove DRM from M4p music and convert to mp3 files automatically.


How to remove DRM protection from iTunes M4P songs

Aimersoft DRM Converter can legally convert M4P songs to MP3, WMA or other audio formats. So you can enjoy them on your mp3 players at any place. Following are 3 easy steps for converting M4P to MP3. I will show you how to use this software step by step.

Download Download M4P to mp3 converter here

Tips: If you are a Mac user , you can use AllMyMusic for Mac.


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The First Step: load iTunes M4P files

Simply click "Add..." button to load DRM M4P music files or simple drag and drop files into the program. You can add other DRM protected file formats: M4P, AAC, M4B, M4A, WMA, WAV, MP3, OGG, MKA, AA, AAX, etc.


Next Step: Output settings

Click "Audio files to" drop-down list to select an output format, here we use .mp3 as the output format . It is possible to customize the output options. Just click "Settings" button to set output Bit Rate, Sample Rate, Encoder, etc.


Last step : Start to convert M4P file

Press "Start" button to start DRM conversion. When it's finished, click the "Find Target" button to open the output folder and find the converted files.


Now, your songs have converted to mp3 files, you can enjoy them with your portable players like Smart phone, Zune, Sony Walkman freely.

Note: Do not load file when the program while converting m4p to mp3 or it will freeze up.


Read more guides about DRM removal:

How to remove DRM from Rhapsody music

WMV DRM removal

How to remove DRM from iTunes music

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