1. To convert M4P file(s) to MP3 you need to download Protected Music Converter. Then run downloaded installation file and follow the instructions.
  2. For proper conversion of protected M4P file it should be playable in iTunes on your computer. To ensure start iTunes, locate your M4P file and press the "Play" button.

    In some cases iTunes may ask you to authorize your computer. Please, do it with your account information.
  3. Now you are ready to convert M4P to MP3. Start Protected Music Converter.
  4. You need to add M4P file to the program. You may do it in several ways:
    • Press the "Add file" button on the toolbar. Locate M4P file in appeared window, select one file or more, press the "Open" button.
    • Also you may add the whole folder with M4P files and subfolders. To do it press the "Add folder" button and select desired folder.
    • Another way is to add files directly from Windows Explorer. To do it browse for your M4P music in Windows Explorer, drag them and drop in the main window of Protected Music Converter. By default, all music in iTunes library is located at "My Music\iTunes\iTunes Music".
    • If you have some problems with location of your M4P music on your computer you may add them directly from iTunes. Click here to learn more about it
    To add more files for conversion repeat this step.
  5. When all files for conversion are added to the batch list you need to select the output audio format and its settings. You may do it for every file in the batch individually, for a group of them or for the whole batch list. To do it select desired file(s) in the list and specify the output format and its settings. As we are converting to MP3 select it at the "Format" drop-down box. Now you need to choose the format settings. You may select from pre-defined profiles or specify your own. Remember, higher bitrate means higher quality and higher output size of the file.
  6. The last step of preparation for conversion of your M4P to MP3 is to specify the output folder. To do it press the "..." button and select folder where converted MP3 file(s) will be placed.
  7. Now everything is ready for conversion. To start it press the "Start" button on toolbar.
  8. Wait while conversion is in progress. That's it. You M4P file(s) has been converted to MP3. You may locate converted MP3 file on your computer directly from the program. To do it select file in the batch list and right click on it. In appeared context menu select the "Find converted file" menu item and program will open it in Windows Explorer.
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