Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Watch and play iTunes m4v movies on Surface

Plex Media Server can not play iTunes contents. This article will guide you how to work around to get Plex playing purchased and rented iTunes movies TV shows. 

To have all these movies backed up and saved to watch anytime you want without having to pull out the disc? Plex Media Server is the solution. It allows you to store all your movies on a central server and watch them on your TV, iPad, computer or phones both home and away. 

However, there are people who have Plex Media Server and iTunes Movies and TV Shows. Is there any method to play iTunes movies and TV shows on Plex? The following tutorial will give you answer! 
Because of DRM protection, movies and TV shows that you purchased and rented from iTunes Store are limited to play in Appple ecosystem. This kind of videos have DRM protections that prevents you from copying and transferring to other devices or programs for playing. Besides, Plex Media Server allows to stream and play nearly all kinds of local media files including MP4, MOV, AVI, MPEG video files, MP3, WMA audio files, and etc, but M4V files is not supported. 

The best way to successfully import iTunes DRM videos to Plex Media Server for streaming and playing is to remove DRM from iTunes videos and convert iTunes DRM M4V to common videos like MP4, MOV, AVI, and etc. What you need is a powerful DRM removing tool and iTunes M4V Video Converter- like Pavtube ChewTune. (Read Top 10 Best DRM Removal Review

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If you are a Mac user, please turn to ChewTune for Mac. Free download the right version and enjoy your iTunes M4V movies on Plex Media Server without any hassle! 

Tips and preparations: 

1. Make sure that your computer is authorized by source iTunes videos, that is to say you can play the source iTunes movies in iTunes without trouble. 

2. Allow the audio driver installed during the Pavtube ChewTune installation. 

 

3. Close iTunes before running the Pavtube DRM Removal Converter when converting iTunes M4V movies. 

How to Convert iTunes movies to Plex Media Server 

Step 1: Download a trial version of Pavtube DRM Removal Tool, and install it. 

Step 2: Start the iTunes to Plex Converter, hit the "Add video" or "Add from folder" button and browser the source iTunes videos location for loading. 

 

Step 3. From the "Format" drop-down list, choose suitable profile for Plex Media Server. Here I suggest you choose "Common Video > H.264 Video(*.mp4)" as output format. 

 

Optional – If you like, you could adjust profile settings including video codec, bitrate, frame rate, etc to get better video and audio quality for watching iTunes movies on Plex Media Server. 

Step 4. Hit the "Convert" button to start recording iTunes movies. After it finishes, click the "Open" icon to locate the recorded iTunes movie, and you are ready to transfer and stream these MP4 videos to Plex Media Server, it's very easy. 

Pavtube ChewTune is developed as the top DRM Removal tool and Recorder to help users legally strip off DRM protection from iTunes M4V movies, Amazon Instant Videos and Digital Copy so that you are able to watch almost all DRM movies on multiple smartphones and tablets anywhere you like. Have a try! 
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How to play iTunes movies on Surface 2? Can I istall iTunes on Surface 2? Here you will find an easy way to sync and play iTunes M4V movies on Surface 2 tablet. 

Did you get a Microsoft Surface 2 as your Thanksgiving gift? Microsoft Surface 2 is one of the most popular Windows tablets which help you surf online checking mails and browsing websites, read book play games and also watch movies and HD videos. It makes your spare time interesting. Now if you have some movies in your iTunes library and now you want to transfer them to Surface 2 for playback, then you are right here! 

 

You may find most iTunes videos can be easily imported to Surface 2 but cannot play. What's the matter? Is there anything wrong with your videos? Well, that's because your iTunes movies are purchased from iTunes store and are copyright-protected by Apple's DRM mechanism which prevents from your playing the media on non-Apple products. To play iTunes DRM-protected movies and TV shows on Surface 2, you need to take DRM off iTunes movies and TV shows first. 

Here, iTunes movie DRM decoder entitled ChewTune is such a tool to help you out while you are having a headache not being able to play iTunes m4v movies on Surface 2. This application features DRM Removal and Media File Conversion. With it, you can easily convert the DRM protected iTunes video and audio files to the plain, Surface 2 playable file formats such as mp4 format. 

Firs Instructions: 

Here are few tips before starting the iTunes m4v movies to Surface 2 Conversion: 

1. Make sure that your computer is authorized for source videos, that is to say you can play the source iTunes M4V movies in iTunes. 

2. Allow the audio driver installed during the Pavtube ChewTune installation. 

 

3. Close iTunes before running the Pavtube DRM Removal Converter when converting iTunes M4V movies. 

4. It would take as long as the source movie length for the whole DRM video to Surface 2 conversion process since Pavtube ChewTune records source DRM videos in 1:1 video and audio quality. 

The Steps (based on Windows Screenshots): 

Step 1: Add iTunes M4V movies to the software. After installing, Launch ChewTune and import your iTunes files (including the copy-protected music, movies, TV shows) to the program. Batch conversion is supported so that you can add multiple files to convert at a time. 

 

Step 2: Select output format. Click "Format" bar and move mouse to "Windows" column, you can easily find the profile of "Microsoft Surface Windows RT H.264 Video (*.mp4)". The output videos could also fit on Surface 2 tablet perfectly. If you like, you can click "Settings" to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. 

 

Step 3: Start the conversion. After above steps, just hit the "Convert" icon to start converting iTunes M4V videos to MP4 videos for Surface 2. Once the process completes, just copy and transfer the DRM-free MP4 videos to your Surface 2 and enjoy the m4v movies with ease. 

Check out 'The Ways Transferring Files to Your Surface' if you have no idea about Surface 2 file transfer. 

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