XBMC is an open source player developed by XBMC Foundation. It's becoming more and more popular because of the use of the third party add-on support. It support most common video and audio formats and can play media files like Audio, Video, images and radio from internet, weather report radio and other resources. With XBMC Player, you can play media from CD/DVD, internet etc and stream the media over ReplayTV DVRs/PVRs, UPnP (Universal Plug and Play) shares, or stream iTunes-shares.
To better play iTunes DRM M4V via XBMC, we have to know what's the video format the XBMC supports at first.
XBMC as a common used Add-on tool for many online streaming websites like PrimeWire, IceFilms and Project Free TV etc., it can support most common video formats including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, H.263, MPEG-4 SP and ASP, MPEG-4 AVC (H.264), HuffYUV, Indeo, MJPEG, RealVideo, RMVB, Sorenson, WMV, Cinepak.
Step 1. Download iTunes DRM Media Converter for Mac
This iTunes DRM Media Converter for Mac is only compatible with Mac OS 10.8, 10.9. You can download the trial version by clicking download button. To run it correctly, we recommend you to install the newest iTunes.
Step 2. Add M4V movies to the Mac M4V to XBMC Converter
Click "Add" button, then you can add iTunes m4v movies or TV shows from iTunes movie library.
Step 3. Click "Start Convert" button to start convert M4V to MP4 for XBMC
Click the "Start Convert" button, then you can get a converted MP4 video which is compatible with XBMC player. Click "Output" dropdown list and click "Open Directory" option to go the target folder.
Step 1. Download iTunes DRM M4V to XBMC for Windows
Step 2. Import M4V files to Aimersoft DRM M4V to XBMC Converter
Click "Add - Add Files" button, then you can choose M4V files from your local computer. This DRM Converter supports convert in batch, so you can select multiple files to add at one time.
Step 3. Choose Output format for XBMC Player
Click "Video Files to:" dropdown list, then you can choose MP4, WMV, RMVB or MPEG format as output. Aimersoft DRM Media Converter support tons of audio and video formats over 200 as output.
Step 4. Click "Start" button to start converting M4V to XBMC video format.