A conventional video converter can perform tasks like video conversion, cropping, resizing, trimming, etc. But when it comes to a movie or a TV Show purchased and downloaded from iTunes, you can’t play it on other handheld devices.iTunes adds DRM protection to purchased videos and movies, TV Shows to disable playing on other devices.

It is worth mentioning here that such issues can be quite frustrating for people who might have multiple handheld devices and unable to play purchased videos, especially from iTunes. But one particular kind of application that we were yet to come across was a video converter along with DRM protection remover until we came across Adoreshare M4V Converter Genius.

What is Adoreshare M4V Converter Genius?

M4V Converter Genius is a popular video conversion and DRM remover program from Adoreshare. The program is specially built to directly access your purchases from iTunes store. Using this program, you can play iTunes purchases on any device.

How does it work?

Downloading the program is fairly quick and hassle free. Go to the official website download and install the program on your machine. Over on Windows, you’ll find support for XP, Vista, 7, 8 and even in Windows 8.1.

To start with, open the program and click on the “Add” tab placed on the tp of the user interface. From there, choose the file from which you want to remove the DRM. You’ll be able to see all movies and TV shows and even Genius Playlist data from your iTunes Library automatically. If your collection is too large to find a particular video, you can use the search box. Or you can drag and drop the files directly from iTunes.

After selecting the file now, it is the time to choose the output format. Here the program excels in providing an easy way to select the desired format. Under the convert scroller, you’ll find Recent, Devices, Video, Webshare, HD and 3D and Audio formats list. Clicking on each category show the list of subcategory options. For example, when you click on Web Share, it shows the list of Web-optimized formats like F4V, Facebook, FLV, SWF, Vimeo, and YouTube.

The program is optimized to convert videos easily to popular devices including iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Samsung, Nokia, HTC, BlackBerry, Motorola, MP3 Players, MP4 Players.
If you want to strip music from downloaded videos, you can extract audio files from videos and output them to various audio formats like MP3, M4A, AAC, AC3, M4R, etc.

By default, all converted videos are saved in a folder named “Adoreshare” in the Documents folder. If you want the custom location of your choice by clicking the browse button. The program also supports merge function, which converts multiple videos simultaneously.

After customizing all the settings click on the “Convert” tab at the right side bottom of the program. Depending on the number of files and size the program takes some time to convert and removes DRM. After converting, prompt “converting finished” appears on the screen.


Overall, Adoreshare M4V Converter Genius is an excellent application that makes video conversion and DRM removing process a breeze for both novices and advanced users. The program is available in both free and premium versions and works on Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. Both 32-bit and 64-bit OS editions are supported.