iTunes 9 was announced on 10 September 2009 at this year's annual music event from Apple. Comparing with iTunes 8, iTunes 9 received a number of cool new feature enhancements to make navigation and syncing to your devices easier. Besides the improvement of interface and usability, iTunes offers a new feature – home sharing - let you share purchased songs across a home network.
[Update 09/02/2010] iTunes 10 was released bringing us many surprises, such as new SNS Ping, new Rent HD TV, Compatible with new iPod Touch, iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle and Apple TV, also you can play music and video wirelessly with AirPlay, etc.
But there is still a limitation which you shall make sure all the computers on the network are on the same iTunes account that you may drag to copy songs among them. So if I want to share the music or movie bought from iTunes with friend from a distance or play songs on iTunes with non-iPod MP3 Players like PSP, Zune, Creative Zen, and Blackberry, what shall I do? A pity that the media content downloaded from iTunes 9 and iTunes 10 has Apple DRM (Digital Rights Management) License protection that don't give you rights to do so, you shall firstly remove DRM protection from iTunes 9 or iTunes 10 to free your music and video, afterwards, you can use the iTunes files at will.
In this article, I will show you how to remove DRM protection from iTunes 9 as well as how to remove DRM from iTunes 10.
What we need is DRM Media Converter, it has just upgraded. It is the first DRM removal software that perfectly supports iTunes 9 and perfectly compatible with the latest iTunes 10. It is a good choice for you to remove DRM protection from iTunes media files.
How it works?
Firstly download Aimfersoft DRM Media Converter and install it ready for removing DRM protection. Actually it is easy to download and install, and the whole conversion just includes 3 simple steps.
Run DRM Converter, you will see a users-orientated interface will added files area, preview area and editing area. Import you files by clicking 'add' button, usually you can find your iTunes 9 files from *:\My Documents\My music\iTunes. You can add single file or batch files at the same time.
Then you can preview selected file on preview area just click play button. With powerful function of DRM Converter, you may have a lot of choices for your output file. I suggest you select MP3 for music and songs, MP4 for video and TV shows. Then choose output directory that is easy to remember then you can import to iTunes more easily.
Finally, after all the above steps are finished, just hit 'Start' button. DRM Converter will remove DRM protection from iTunes 9 & 10 perfectly.
Another tips for you, DRM Converter is also a powerful Video Converter, if you got any video music files that is not compatible with iTunes 9, iPod, iPhone, you also can use it to convert video to any formats you want.