“Can’t view iTunes TV series & movies on your HDTV via WD TV Live Plus HD?” “Find that iTunes M4V videos are not supported by WD TV Live?” Looking for ways to fix this issue? Just keep on reading to find the iTunes movie to WD TV Live supported video formats solution.
Question 1: Watching iTunes movies on Smart TV via WD TV Live Plus HD
“I want to watch movies from my iTunes on my smart TV via the WD TV Live Plus HD. How do I do this? I know I probably can’t watch DRM movies, but I have non-drm movies in my Library. I must be missing a step somewhere because I can’t get this to work. What exactly do I have to do on my computer, and what exactly do I do on the WD TV to be able to view my iTunes movies on my Sony smart TV? Windows 8. iTunes 11.4”
Question 2: Can I play iTunes on Samsung TV?
“Hi – I am trying to access my iTunes songs and movies from my new Samsung HD/3D tv VIA WD TV Live. It connects to the internet via my wifi and so it should be feasible. Has anyone succeded in doing this? I am running Windows 7. Thanks.
After getting a brand new Samsung TV, Sony TV, LG TV, Vizio TV, Panasonic TV or Philip TV, etc., only to find that your songs, playlists, purchased movies, etc. are stuck in iTunes Library? What a pity! As far as I know, the TV episodes, movies, and music videos purchased from iTunes store may be protected by using Apple’s FairPlay DRM copyright protection. Unfortunately the WD TV Live have not get a license to play DRM contents, Apple doesn’t provide any solution to transfer TV series & movies from iTunes to WD TV Live for playing on HDTV.
So to play iTunes movies with WD TV Live, you have to strip DRM from iTunes files first. If you really want to watch movies from iTunes on HD TV via the WD TV Live Plus HD, the DRM removal software entitled Aimersoft DRM Media Converter (Review) will make free iTunes movies out of DRM-protected contents. It’s an intuitive DRM remover and DRM video converter which is well compatible with Windows (Windows 8) to help you legally remove DRM protection from iTunes protected music and videos and convert iTunes to WD TV Live compatible format if the formats are not supported by WD TV Live.
Besides iTunes, it can also remove DRM from Windows Media Center, Zune Marketplace, BBC iplayer WMV, Amazon Install Video on Demand, Blockbuster for playing and sharing on various kid Tablets, Android tablets, Windows tablets, Smartphones, HD Media Players, Youtube, Facebook, etc. Furthermore, you can use it to convert between all popular video and audio formats, such as AVI, WMV, MKV, MP4, MOV, WMA, MP3, etc.
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Here is an easy and safe solution to remove and convert iTunes M4V videos to TV friendly formats. Refer to a detailed guide below:
Free download and buy iTunes to WD TV converter:
How to legally remove DRM protection from iTunes movies for watching on HD TV via WD TV Live Plus HD?
Step 1: Import iTunes files
After you download and install Aimersoft DRM Media Converter, open it. As you can see, you can add files by clicking the “Add…” button and browse files from your computer. (You can also choose “Find DRM” to automatically load all the DRM-protected files on your hard drive.) Batch conversion is supported to save time, so you can add multiple files at once.
Tips: To ensure the success of the conversion, it’s highly recommended that you run iTunes and choose “Play Video in a separate Window”.
Step 2: Choose the output video format as MP4
WD TV Live supports a large number of video formats, including AVI, VOB, MKV, MP4, MOV, WMV, FLV, etc. Simply click “Video files to” and select a video format from the list as the export file format. MP4 is the most universal video format for any device.
If necessary, you can also click “Settings” to adjust output video parameters like size, quality, etc. You can set the video size to 1920*1080 to keep the full HD definition of the movie, and you can also set the bitrate from 2000k to 4000k to get a high video quality.
Step 3. Start convert DRM-ed iTunes M4V movies to WD TV Live.
At last, click “Start” to let the program begin converting iTunes protected M4V videos to WD TV Live supported video formats. The conversion process will take some time. Just wait with a little patience and click “Find Target” to find the converted video clips quickly and watch them on your HDTV via WD TV Live.
What’s next? Freely play the converted iTunes videos on HDTV.
One choice: You can copy the MP4 videos on your removable hard disk and then transfer them to WD TV for playing.
Another choice: Build a situation of DLNA, and then directly stream and play the converted videos restored on your PC hard drive with WD TV.
Just enjoy the iTunes movies on your HDTV via WD TV Live (Plus, Hub)! That’s all!