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How to backup Apple Music to PC


Backup Apple Music to PC

Apple Music With DRM

As one of the most popular streaming music service, Apple Music now has over 40 million subscribers. After you subscribe Apple Music, you can get unlimited access to millions of songs and your entire music library—totally ad-free.

Users select music to stream to their device on-demand, or they can listen to existing, curated playlists. The service also includes the Internet radio station Beats 1, that broadcasts live to over 100 countries 24 hours a day.

Apple Music lets users download music to listen to offline. If you want and you have enough spaces, you can download these Apple Music files as many as you like.

Please don't think that you have downloaded these music files, so you own these music files totally. When you want to move the iTunes media library, you find you can't. Or when you cancel Apple Music's subscription, you can't open the downloaded Apple Music songs as well.

Why? Apple Music has FairPlay DRM limitations. FairPlay is a digital rights management (DRM) technology introduced by Apple Inc., based on technology created by the company Veridisc. FairPlay is built into the QuickTime multimedia software and used by the iPhone, iPod, iPad, Apple TV, iTunes, and iTunes Store and the App Store.

The DRM limits users enjoying Apple Music files. With DRM limited, Apple Music songs can only be played on some devices, and you need to subscribe the streaming Music service with the same Apple ID, not to say that you want to copy to other devices for playing. And this is why you can't transfer Apple Music files directly and backup Apple Music to PC.

In the following, you can find the solution to backup your Apple Music files to PC Here you can ask Macsome Apple Music Converter for help. With it, which helps users to convert to unprotected MP3, WAV, FLAC, M4B, M4A with excellent output quality and fast conversion speed.

Quick Guide to remove DRM from Apple Music files to backup to PC

To decrypt DRM from Apple Music files, users need to free download Macsome iTunes Converter at first.

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Step 1, Double click to install the trial version of Apple Music Converter on your PC, and then run it.

User Interface

Step 2, click the Add button and select the audio files you want to convert from iTunes library.

Add Downloaded Apple Music

After you choose the music files you would like to convert, click "OK", and then all the audio tracks files you selected would be listed on the main window.

Step 3, Set the output format by clicking the Setting icon, here we choose MP3 format. After iTunes Converter V3.0.0, the default conversion speed is super fast. There is no need to set the conversion speed.

Set MP3 as the output format

Step 4, click the Convert button to start converting.

Convert M4P to MP3

After the conversion, you can check the history, and click "Find in the folder" to open it and find the converted music files. Now you have backup your Apple Music to your PC.

All the process is very simple, even you are a new user, you can easily use the program to convert your audio files quickly. Why not free download it and take a try.

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