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I have music on my windows media player that are wma files how do i get them to convert to mp3

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You need to get software that changes music formats.

u can get Imtoo music converter, its the best yet there are many others

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How to connect mp3 201 to windows computer?


Hi vjedmonds...
You will connect your MP3 player to the computer using the data cord supplied with the MP3 player.
If you want to download music to your MP3 player follow the instructions below..
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1...You must download and install Windows Media Player 11 on your computer.
NOTE...Some older MP3 players will not work with Windows Media Player 11 or Windows 7 with Windows Media Player 11.
If this happens to you, then you will have to uninstall Windows Media Player 11 and install Windows Media Player 10.
2...After you have downloaded and installed Media Player on your computer.
3...Open Media Player on your computer.
4...Install all your music into Media Player that you want to install on your MP3 player.
5...Plug in your MP3 player to the computer using your Data/Sync cord, be sure that Windows Media Player is on.
6...Media player should recognize the MP3 player and sync with it.
7...After it is sync'ed with the computer,you can add the music you have installed into Windows Media Player to your MP3 Player.
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How to transfer windows media player muisc to iTunes


You may have some music on Windows Media Player, and you want to add them into iTunes library for your new iPod or iPhone. Or you may want to move your iTunes bought music to Windows Media Player for portable devices such as Zen, Zune, Phone, Sansa, Archos, MP3/MP4 Player, etc. It’s easy to do that. And this guide will show the steps to do the job.

Part1. Transfer Windows Media Player music to iTunes

Step1. Open iTunes and select the File -- Add Folder to Library menu.

Step2. Browse to your Windows Media Player music folder. iTunes will ask you where your songs are located, which by default will be in your My Music folder on Windows XP, or in your Music folder on Vista.

Step3. Convert Windows Media Player songs to AAC format (.m4a). If you have files in WMA format, you will be prompted to convert those WMA files to AAC. This is a necessary step if you want those tracks available to play on your iPod or iPhone. If you have a large music library in WMA format, converting WMA to AAC may take a long time. Plan to do this at a time when you can leave your computer on and walk away to do something else for awhile. You can also import your WMA files as MP3 instead, which also allows them to work with your iPod, but makes them more portable if you buy something else in the future.

iTunes doesn't modify your original music files from Windows Media Player. It leaves those songs in their original location and makes copies in your iTunes music folder.


Part2. Transfer iTunes music to Windows Media Player

Because iTunes music has DRM protection, you can't easily import the music into Windows Media Player by drag and drop. There are two ways to transfer protected music from iTunes to Windows Media Player.

Method1. You can use iTunes to burn the music to a blank CD at first, then use Windows Media Player to rip the music CD, the DRM protection will be remove during the ripping process, then you can rip the CD into WMP library. This way is good for tranferring a few music. For large mount of music, it would take a really long time to transfer music.

Method2. If you don't have blank CD disk or you have many iTunes music need to transferred to windows media player. You can use DRM Media Converter. It can legally convert the protected iTunes music to non-protected MP3 music, then you can easily drag and drop the MP3 music into Windows Media Player.

Step1. Download and install the DRM Media Converter , the file size is about 7 MB. I have scaned it with Norton Virus protector and AVG spayware protector, it's safe without any warning.

Step2. Run the DRM Media Converter, Click Add to import iTunes music, which by default will be in My Music\iTunes\iTunes Music .Or you can run iTunes, click Edit -- Advanced Tab, there you will see where your iTunes media folder location.

Step3. Set the output audio format as "MP3 - MPEG Layer-3 Audio (*.mp3)"

Step4. Click Start to run the conversion, it will take a little bit time to finish the job, then click Browse to located your converted mp3 files, drag them into Windows Media Player, done.

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CD's play in Media Player but not Home/Car CD player ?


If you are using windows Media Player to burn the cd you have to burn to an audio cd. You can only burn to mp3 cd if your car or home system canread them. Wma audio cannot normally be read by car or home audio. The file format is called WAV

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I have a movie that is a PDS file and I have tried to open in Real Player and Windows Media Player and can't get it to open. What should I open it in?


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The pdf files can only be opened with the adobe reader 8 or 9.

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How to Remove DRM from iTunes M4P M4A AAC Music files


M4P M4A AAC are DRM license Protected music files downloaded or bought from iTunes music store, (DRM - Digital Rights Management is a term used to describe procedures which are taken to prevent unauthorized use of the media in question). And if you have music with DRM purchased from the iTunes store, you will not be able to play them on any other media player, other than Apple's players. Because Apple's DRM copyright protection, doesn't give you the rights to do so. This turns out really bad if you want to buy a new mp3 player which is not manufactured by Apple.

In this way we will describe an easy and fast way about how to remove DRM from iTunes music M4P M4A AAC files to play M4P M4A AAC music files on portable devices like Zune, PSP, Creative Zen, Sony Walkman, Cell Phone, Blackberry, HTC, etc without DRM protection.

Here we need a specific DRM Removal Software. I introduce you Wondershare Media Converter which will help you remove DRM from iTunes M4P M4A AAC music files easily.

Then, there are a few steps for you to follow now.

1. Look a the interface, click 'add' button, or double click within the 'Getting Started' area, explore the directory where your M4P, M4A, AAC music files are stored. Usually these files downloaded from iTunes are stored in *.\My Documents\My music\iTunes\iTunes Music\Downloads. If you want to add files in a batch, you can click the triangle besides the 'add' button.
2. Wondershare Media Converter contains multiple functions for customizing your output files. So the second step is to select your output formats. Just click 'Setting' button, audio for audio settings. If you want to edit them in Windows Movie Maker, I recommend you to select MP3 or WAV.
3. Well, you have almost done! The final step is to choose output directory. Please select a path which is easy to remember so you can find it. Then, just click 'Start' button. Enjoy it!

on Jan 26, 2010 | PC Desktops

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How to convert drm wmv files to ipod/iTunes


This is a full guide about how to convert DRM WMV files to ipod. Hope it can give you some help when you come across similar problems.

Part 1: What is protected WMV, WMA file?

WMV stands for "Windows Media Video", which is developed by Microsoft. WMV files are usually ASF files with a WMV extension. It can store video content in a compressed format. The WMA format, short for "Windows Media Audio", was also developed by Microsoft. It is a good format that offers the same quality as MP3 at half the bit rate using an audio data compression technology.

Though originally used for windows operating system, the WMV and WMA format have become very common in music download services. However, in this area, they always include DRM protection, that prevents illegally duplication. Unfortunately, Songs bought from different companies will have different DRM protection that can restrict you from playing songs on incompatible players. Also, DRM restrict the usage of computers, so you just can't share you DRM-laden music with your friends. There comes the headache!

Part 2: How to remove DRM from WMV, WMA?

So, you could try some methods or programs that remove DRM from WMV or WMA files. This article presents you a easy way: using WMV DRM removal software, such as Wondershare Media Converter to convert your protected WMV files to DRM-free ones. This software is especially useful for alleviating compatibility issues.

1.Download Wondershare Media Converter, install and run it. Then, add DRM WMV or WMA files to it. You can either click 'ADD' button to insert the files you want to convert,or easily drag & drop the files into 'Getting started' table. This software supports batch conversion, so you can add several files at a time.

2.Choose the format you'd like to get. Click the setting button, There are a list of output formats ready for your choose. And if you don't know the formats, there is also guide info to show you the match hardware with the formats. now we wants to put the wmv files onto ipod.we could choose output format as MPEG4(MP4)

You also can change the output file location, or the output files will be located as default.

3.Last thing, click the start button, and the converting process is beginning. After converting, the files are DRM-ripped. You can view your converted files by press the "Find Target" button, or you can choose to turn off computer after conversion.


Part 3: How to Play the converted video to iPod

1.Now that all the files in your coputer are DRM-ripped and with MPEG4 format. iTunes is more than happy to admit them into it’s library. Importing videos can be done by selecting “File>Import…”, or by simply dragging the files from a Finder window into an iTunes playlist once all your videos have been imported,.

2 and then you can connect your iPod to computer via USB cable, iTunes will detect your iPod. After that, click iTunes "File -> Sync iPod", and the files will be transferred to your ipod from iTunes library. When updating completed, you will find the videos on you iPod. Now, we can enjoy our clean music on iPod.

on Jan 26, 2010 | PC Desktops

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I Have bearshare. And The Music I Downloaded On It Is Unsupported And I Cant Put It On My Ipod. So How Can i Support Them ???


Bearshare will nto work directly with iPods.

What you need to do is burn your music to a cd, then import that cd into iTunes.

-- or --

Convert the wma files to mp3 format:
Here is a free program for that.
http://www.wma-mp3.org/

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Music cannot transfer into ipod music has been copied from cd to computer on media player can't seem to transfer songs onto my apple ipod.


If you're using media player to RIP your cd-audio then it's most likely that your music format will be wma.

Try to convert the cd again by turning off "wma protection" or better to transfer it to mp3 format then re-transfer it to your ipod.

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How to remove DRM protection from Napster


Napster music contains DRM protection, which always in a DRM protected WMA format. I
f you want to put it into iPod, Zune, or other MP3 player, you have to remove DRM protection from Napster music first. Here is a detailed guide to show you how to remove Napster DRM.

You may need specific Napster DRM Removal Software to strip this DRM copy protection from these Napster WMA tracks. This article presents you a easy way: using software, such as Wondershare Music Converter to remove Napster protection to non-drm ones . This software is especially useful for alleviating compatibility issues.
Here is the step by step tutorial for the program:

1. Download Wondershare Music Converter, install and run it. Then, add DRM WMA music onto it. You can either click 'ADD' button to insert the music you want to convert, or easily drag & drop the files into 'Getting started' table. This software supports batch conversion, so you can add several files at a time.

2 Choose MP3 or WMA as your output audio format. Click the setting button, you can set the parameter with pleasure. You also can change the output file location, or the output files will be located as default.


3.Last thing, click the start button, and the converting process is beginning. After converting, the audio are DRM-ripped. Just finish the process of removing DRM from Napster WMA in several minutes.

Please click here to read more about this artcle
If you would like to see the demo about the details guide ,please

kindly check here :http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdxSWfjWe90


on Dec 30, 2009 | PC Desktops

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