How to burn DRM protected iTunes M4V to DVD?
You may want to enjoy the M4V videos that you purchased from iTunes Store on your home DVD player for enjoying widescreen. Then you'll need to convert M4V to DVD and burn to a DVD disc. But the .m4v files is protected by copyright, so Nero or Windows DVD Maker is not enough. What can we do if we want to burn M4V to DVD? Don't worry, then I'll describe for you the full solution of converting and burning M4V to DVD for playing on home DVD player.
To burn protected M4V to DVD, you need to remove DRM from M4V video then burn the unprotected M4V to DVD disc or ISO file. To burn M4V(without DRM protection) to DVD, just just changing the file extension from ".M4V" to ".MP4"., then follow the Part 2 to burn unprotected m4v to DVD.
First solution: Burn iTunes M4V to DVD with DRM M4V Converter and DVD Creator software
Part 1. Using DRM Removal software to trip DRM from iTunes M4V
DRM M4V Converter - remove DRM from iTunes M4V file.
M4V converter which can not only remove DRM protection,but also enables you to convert M4V to MP4, convert M4V to AVI, MOV, 3GP, WMV, VOB, asf, etc. Besides you can also extract audio from M4V with this useful M4V Converter.
- Load DRM M4V video to DRM Media Converter
Free download M4V DRM Removal software, click "Add" to import protected m4v files that you want to convert.
- Output setting
You can set MP4, MPEG-2 or VOB format from "Video files to" drop down list. . If you want to customize output setting, just click "Settings" to set formats, resolution, frame rate, bit rate, etc.
- Remove DRM protection from M4V
Hit on "Start" button to begin converting your DRM M4V to DVD VOB. The DRM protection on the M4V is removed after the conversion process reaches 100%!
Part 2. Burning unprotected M4V file to DVD:
DVD Creator for Windows - burn unprotected M4V to DVD
Aimersoft DVD Creator is a super powerful M4V to DVD Burner software that can help you convert video to DVD like convert M4V file to DVD, MP4 to DVD, WMV to DVD, and burn DVD movie played on portable and home DVD players. If you're using Mac OS, just use this DVD Creator for Mac.
- Free download Aimersoft DVD Creator for Windows. This M4V to DVD Burner allows you burn unprotected M4V, WMV, MP4 to DVD.
- Add DRM removed M4V files
Clicking "Load Video"; or select "Load Video" under the "File" drop-down menu to import the m4v files you just change to .mp4 or mpeg-2 or vob format.
After the video files have been added, they will appear in the main interface. You can double click the M4V files to display the loaded video, then choose the video file which you want to convert.
- Edit M4V before burning to DVD
Add a Slide: Right click mouse in left of the storyboard and select "Add Slideshow" to add a slide, then you can load and add M4V videos to this slide.
Edit: Select a video file in the storyboard, click "edit selected video file" tab for settings. There are five tabs here for you to edit your M4V file: cropping the size, trimming the length, adjustting the video effect, adding watermark and to plug-in subtitle.
Transition: Click "Transition" and you will see all the available transition effects in the transition pane. Preview the transition effect in the right window then drag-and-drop the transition effect you want to apply to the middle of two video files in the slideshow storyboard.
Menu: Click "Menu" to customize your DVD menu. There are different styles of built-in templates, frames and buttons for your choice. Just double lick the template, frame or button to apply. You can even add text, background music and background image to customize the menu.
- Preview and burn M4V to DVD
Click "Preview" to preview your slideshow.
Click "Burn" button to set your burn options like Burn to DVD directly, burn to DVD folder or burn to ISO file. If you want to burn DVD to a folder or ISO file, specify a folder to save them, and click "Start" to generate DVD files or ISO onto your computer. If you want to burn M4V to DVD directly, select your TV Standard and output Aspect Ratio, and click "Start" to burn your projects.
Note: If you have M4V files without DRM protection, you need not do the Part 1 step. Just directly convert and burn DRM free M4V file to DVD with the DVD Creator Windows.