How to Remove DRM from M4P Files

If you have songs purchased from iTunes Store before 2009 or songs downloaded from Apple Music , you will find them in M4P format . These m4p songs are protected by Digital Rights Management (DRM). You can only play them with iTunes and Apple Music app on authorized devices.

For example, you can probably only play your songs on Mac, PC, iPhone, iPad with the iTunes account. What if you want to transfer it to your MP3 player or smartphones without iTunes? You have no choice but remove DRM from these m4p songs .

It's super easy to remove m4p drm after you find the right tool. Ondesoft iTunes Converter is such a tool that allows you to remove DRM from iTunes/Apple Music M4P songs and convert the M4P songs to the much more widely-supported formats including MP3, AAC, AC3, AIFF, AU, FLAC, M4A, M4R and MKA.

Follow below steps and learn how to remove DRM from M4P files with Ondesoft iTunes Converter.

Step 1: Launch iTunes converter
Download and install Ondesoft iTunes Converter on your Mac/Windows.

Launch iTunes Converter and iTunes will be launched automatically. iTunes Converter will automatically load your iTunes Library. The interface is shown as below:

Convert iTunes M4P to MP3

Step 2: select MP3 music you want to convert to M4R
Click the checkbox before the songs you want to convert. You can also search songs by name, artist, album,etc.

Convert iTunes M4P to MP3

Step 3: Ouput settings
Choose M4R as ouput format. Choose M4R song quality from the pre-designed settings or customize bitrate, samplerate as you like.

Convert iTunes M4P to MP3

Click icon at the top of main interface (or click Ondesoft iTunes Converter - preferences) and a Preferences window will pop up for you to make the settings. You can set the converting speed (up to 16X), output file name format, etc. Also you can choose to save ID tags and metadata information to the output MP3 and M4A files or keep Chapter information in the converted M4A audiobooks.

Convert iTunes M4P to MP3

Step 4: click Convert to start converting
After all is done, click Convert button to start converting MP3 to M4R at up to 16X speed. After conversion, Click Explore Output File to quickly open output folder and locate the DRM-free MP3 song.

Convert iTunes M4P to MP3

Provide better user experience
Batch conversion allows you to convert as many files as you want at a time.
Automatically import all the music and videos it finds from your iTunes, no need to add those you want to convert again.

Customize profile settings
Ondesoft iTunes Converter allows you to customize Codec, Bitrate, Sample rate and Channels of the output file. Also you may save them as custom profile for future use.

Fast Conversion Speed
The conversion speed can be as fast as 16X and you are free to set it as you desired.

Search Function
The powerful search function enables you to quickly get certain audio books according to name, artist and album.

Customize file name format
The file name format is a predetermined combination of title, artist and album of each audio book, which show you detailed information.

Save ID tags and Chapter

Choose to save ID tags and metadata information to the output MP3 and M4A files or keep Chapter information in the converted M4A audiobooks.

Apple Music Converter
Besides converting iTunes M4P songs and Audiobooks to MP3, you can also use Ondesoft iTunes converter as Apple Music Converter to remove Apple Music songs DRM and convert Apple Music M4P songs to MP3 on your Mac or Windows. Learn more about Apple Music Converter for Mac and Apple Music Converter for Windows .