As everyone knows, M4V is a multimedia DRM-protected video format specifically designed for Apple products such as the iPhone, iTunes store, and iPod. Since Apple device have a great market share, M4V files with DRM protection is deeply associated with Apple device, the video purchased or rent from iTunes are usually restricted by DRM protection. Generally, users can transfer the video to any device freely without DRM protection. While videos purchased or rented from iTunes are usually in M4V format protected by DRM, these video could only be played on authorized device like iPhone, iPad apple TV, etc., users are not allowed to copy and convert any iTunes movies to other brand of products, even after they purchase it.

Video with DRM restriction will give user unfriendly experience even though Apple devices are recognized as user-friendly and intuitive interface. Many users have to use Apple products and some users will be bothered with this. As a result, quite a number of people prefer to convert DRM M4V to FLV for enjoying them freely. Users always give priority to FLV video when enjoy video in YouTube. But how to upload iTunes DRM M4V video to YouTube? Follow these steps to complete uploading iTunes DRM M4V video to YouTube. Firstly, remove DRM from iTunes M4V video and save as MP4 video with Leawo TunesCopy, and then convert MP4 format to FLV video with Leawo Video Converter step by step.

Part 1: Remove DRM from iTunes M4V video and save as MP4 video with Leawo TunesCopy.

Leawo TunesCopy is designed to solve this problem help you get rid of DRM restrictions from iTunes videos. It functioned as iTunes DRM removal program and a DRM media converter, which help users remove DRM files purchased or rent from iTunes and convert encrypted M4V video files to common MP4 video format for playing on other device freely. For anyone who dealing with the hurdles of copy protection measures, Leawo TunesCopy is currently the best choice to remove the DRM protection from M4V video, easy-to-control and simple layout, which is available for users used in Windows operating systems. The first part to upload iTunes DRM M4V video to YouTube is removing DRM from iTunes M4V video protection with Leawo TunesCopy.

Step 1: Clicking the button below to download Leawo TunesCopy firstly. Or you can download it from the official site.

Step 2: After launching Leawo TunesCopy and entering homepage of Tunescopy, click “Add Files” button in the middle of program interface to select the m4v files purchased or rent from iTunes library, or adding the iTunes m4v files by dragging and dropping them into the program. Please note that add at least one files to the program, add all files at one time is feasible to operate.

Step 3:After importing the m4v files, and then you can choose an imported movies, click the “Edit” button to choose audio tracks and subtitles.

Step 4: Set Output Profile. Before starting converting, choose output formats as the location of converted files. Click “….” at the bottom of navigation bar to set output location. Remember the location of output files, you’d better get a fixed fold to place converted files.

Step 5: Start transferring iTunes M4V to MP4, click “Convert” button to remove DRM and transfer iTunes M4V video to MP4 format.

Step 6: Finish converting m4v to MP4. After several minutes, the program will finish the conversion and you can get the non-protected MP4 videos with original quality kept. Go to “Converted” to get the converted files.

Part 2 Convert MP4 to FLV with Leawo Video Converter.

The second part for uploading iTunes DRM M4V video to YouTube is convert MP4 to FLV with Leawo Video Converter. Leawo Video Converter is the tool that enables users to convert large number of video and audio formats effectively, make these files compatible with all devices with faster speed and high quality. Leawo TunesCopy is designed for removing DRM restriction from iTunes m4v files, after transferring iTunes M4V to MP4 format, Leawo Video Converter play a part in converting MP4 to FLV. FLV is the best choice for users to enjoy in YouTube, so transferring FLV format can offer great visual effect in YouTube.

Step 1: Download Leawo Video Converter from official website, and install it in your computer. Or directly download and install the program by clicking the download buttons listed below.


Step 2: Launch video converter firstly. Tap on “Convert” button in homepage or select “Video Converter” in the bottom right pane to starting conversion.

Step 3:Import MP4 format video to the program, drag the MP4 video without DRM protection directly or tap on “Add Video” icon on the top of navigation bar.

Step 4: Select the video format. Enter “FLV video”, and then click “Change” to enter “Profile” panel, select the profile according to the output format you want. Using the search bar to find any desired profile is highly recommended that make users can find the format they want at faster speed. Or tap on “Convert” button directly to change.

Step 5: Select the output format location in your computer and then click the button “Convert” to start converting. After several minutes, MP4 video will be converted to FLV video. You can enjoy it freely or play it on any device.

In conclusion, remove DRM from iTunes M4V video and save as MP4 video with Leawo TunesCopy firstly, then convert your MP4 video to FLV with Leawo video converter. Now, you can enjoy the video purchased from iTunes freely with the combination of Leawo TunesCopy and Leawo video converter.