Toby DiPasquale on 29 Dec 2008 15:38:25 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] Re-encode iTunes Files

On Mon, Dec 29, 2008 at 6:36 PM, Casey Bralla <> wrote:
> My son got a new camera for Christmas that also plays MP3 files.  He wants to
> play songs from his iPod on his phone, but most iTunes songs are protected
> m4a files.
> Does anybody know of a good way to decode/re-encode iTunes files into a
> non-protected format?  (I'm not too worried about losing sound fidelity, so a
> brute force decode & recode would work.)

There used to be software to sanguinely remove the DRM, but its fallen
out of utility. The best way to do it now is the whole burn/rip cycle.

Toby DiPasquale
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