How to Extract Audio Track from DRM Protected Videos
When you downloaded a movie from iTunes or other online media store, like BBC, Amazon, you may need to extract the audio track from the video to enjoy the music on any portable devices of yours. But it's no easy to extract audio track from any DRM protected movie purchase or rental from iTunes for the iTunes movies and TV shows are all DRM protected M4V files which don’t allow you to extract the audio directly. In order to extract the sound track from DRM videos, you need to get a DRM media converter that is capable of not only removing DRM control from locked M4V videos but also converting the DRM M4V to DRM-free audio format, like MP3, WMA, WAV, OGG, AC3, etc.
This article will show you some simple steps to extract audio track from DRM-ed videos and convert them into MP3 format at the same time. To do that, all you need is to download and install a professional DRM removal software on your computer. Noteburner DRM M4V Converter is designed for this purpose to remove DRM protection from movies on iTunes, BBC, Amazon and convert the M4V files to unprotected audio formats so as to be played in non-Apple devices. Follow the instructions below to see how to extract audio track from DRM videos with this magic DRM remover.
Windows users may simply refer to Aimersoft DRM Media Converter.
Steps to Extract Audio from DRM-ed Videos on Mac
Here we will take DRM M4V movies downloaded from iTunes as an example and show you the way to extract the audio tracks from M4V videos and save as MP3 format.
Step 1. Install and launch Noteburner DRM M4V Converter
Step 2. Add M4V videos to DRM Video Converter
Click "Add" button and choose the DRM M4V videos to import. Or you can directly drag the DRM movies into the program.
Step 3. Set output folder and choose output format as "MP3"
Step 4. Click "Start" to start converting DRM M4V to MP3
Wait for a while and you will successfully extract audio tracks from DRM protected videos and play them on any media player as you like.