Category: audio converter

Yes, you can Stream Apple Music to Amazon Echo

Apple has its online music streaming service – Apple Music, and Amazon has its own online music streaming service – Amazon Music unlimited. Generally speaking, if you have most Apple products, you will choose Apple Music, or else you will choose other corresponding music streaming service.

You may encounter with the situation that: you have purchased an Amazon Echo, but you are an Apple Music subscriber, how to stream Apple on Amazon Echo easily?

Stream Apple Music to Amazon Echo

 

Generally speaking, if users want to use Alexa voice control to control Amazon Echo to play Apple Music, this is impossible and unrealizable, you know that Apple Music is not the built-in App of Amazon Echo. If you want to play Apple Music on Amazon Echo with your iPhone or other device which supports Apple Music App, just follow the Method 1. Or else, if you want to upload Apple Music to Amazon so as to use lexa voice control to play the music files, follow the Method 2.

Method 1: Stream Apple Music on Amazon Echo via Bluetooth

Yes, this method is very simple, what you need is just one setting steps. However this needs your devices which supports Apple Music playing working as well.

In the next example, we take iPhone setting as an example.

Click Settings icon > tap on Bluetooth. Then you will see Amazon Echo device after searching and just pair it with iPhone.

Open Bluetooth on iPhone

Method 2: Upload your downloaded Apple Music to Amazon so as to play them directly

Apple Music supports streaming music like Amazon Music Unlimited, which are DRM protected. That is to say, you can’t freely transfer them to other audio players even you have “downloaded” for playing offline

Similarly, you can’t upload these downloaded Apple Music songs to Amazon as well. If you can remove the annoying DRM, and then you can upload them to Amazon without limitation any longer.

Macsome iTunes Converter is the tool which you are looking for. It supports an ideal solution for converting protected iTunes Audio files, including downloaded Apple Music files, and purchased music and Audiobooks from Audible.com and so on.

First of all, free download the Apple Music files you want.

Open your iTunes, and find your whole Apple Music category. And then select the Apple Music files, click “…” to add them to “Playlist”. After this, you can choose the Playlist and click the cloud icon to download it to play offline.

Second, free download the latest version of Macsome Apple Music Converter, install and run it.

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Third, when you click “+” button, all the music files including the downloaded Apple Music files will be listed, now select them and click “OK”, and all the music files has been added. Batch conversion is also supported.

Add downloaded Apple Music songs

Forth, after you add these music files, now you can click the setting icon to set the output format and output folder. Here are MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV for kinds of users.

Preferences output Settings

Fifth, you can click “CONVERT” button and start conversion.

Converting Apple Music songs to MP3

Upload the Converted Apple Music Songs to Amazon

After the conversion, you can upload the converted Apple Music songs to My Music on Amazon from your computer. And then you can control the music playing via your Alexa device.

Amazon.inc supports free users up to 250 songs storage to My Music.

Now Run Amazon Music app on your PC or Mac and log in your ID, then drag and drop files from your computer into the Upload selection in the right sidebar under Actions.

Upload Apple Music to Amazon music

And then Select My Music > Songs > choose Offline filter in the right navigation sidebar and click the upload icon to choose the converted Apple Music files or folder to upload. And now you can start uploading.

Upload music to Amazon

After the above steps, you can use Alexa to play these songs on your Amazon Echo and so on.

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The Quick Guide to Play apple music in the Car

Sometimes the auto playing makes users troublesome, for example “I have an iPhone and everytime after the tour finishes playing a part of the tour audio, it starting playing the first song in my iTunes Music! This is super annoying how to I get it to stop!”.

This looks considerate. If you don’t like auto playing, this is confused. In the following we will show you a method to play Apple Music songs via USB drive. And there is no need to worry the Auto playing any more.

Macsome iTunes Converter is an all-in-one tool to convert downloaded Apple Music files, and purchased Audiobooks and remove DRM from these protected Audio files with fast conversion speed and excellent output quality. After the conversion, users can play these unprotected Audio files on most audio player like Sony PSP, Sony Walkman, iRiver, Sony PS4, Kindle Fire HD, Android phones and so on.

Remove DRM from Apple Music and transfer to USB drive for Car Playing

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

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Step 1, After you download the program, 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. And in the same way, you can set the output path and conversion speed (here we choose 10X) before the conversion as your need.

Set 10X conversion speed

Step 4, click the Convert button to start converting.

Convert M4P to MP3

After the conversion, you get the unprotected MP3 music files from protected Apple Music files.

Connect your USB drive to your computer, and find the converted files and drag them to your USB drive.

After this, you have put all the music files on your USB drive, and then your can insert your USB drive to the car, and play them in car.

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How to convert AAX to M4A on Mac

Sometimes you need to convert your AAX files to M4A format, this blog article will tell you how to convert DRM AAX to M4A format and remove DRM from AAX with Macsome iTunes Converter on you Mac.

First of all, free download the latest version of iTunes Music Converter, and follow the instruction to install and launch it.

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Step 1. Click Add button to import the AAX files from iBook library of iTunes.

iTunes Audio Converter supports users not only converting Audiobooks to MP3 or M4A format, you can also use it to convert downloaded Apple Music files, purchased Music files and so on to MP3, AAC, FLAC and WAV format as you like.

Step 2. Click the setting icon to set the output format and output folder.

If you are converting the general music files, here are four output audio formats for users to choose. But now if you want to convert AAX files, there will no output formats options for you to choose, M4A is the default output format. We are try every best to make it support more audio formats in the future.

Convert AAX to M4A

Step 3. Click CONVERT button to start AAX to M4A conversion.

Converting AA to MP3

All the conversion will be finished quickly. And then users can play the MP3 Audiobook on any Audio Player as you like.

How to import local music to Spotify

Sometimes, Spotify won’t automatically search and sync locally stored music when you put these music songs spread across several folders or even external storage. You have to import them to Spotify manually.

You can follow the next guide to know how to load local music tracks to your Spotify by yourself/

Step 1. Add local music tracks to Spotify.

For Mac users click Menu – Preferences first. (For Windows users click Edit)

Open Spotify Preferences

Then scroll down to Local Files and select ADD A SOURCE.

Add a source

With the folder added, any non-DRM restricted music contained within will be immediately imported into the Spotify library. Then you will see the music added under the Local Files tab in the main menu tree.

Local files added

Step 2: Create a new playlist

Now create a new playlist to put it into by clicking the New Playlist button down in the bottom left-hand corner of the Windows desktop client.

Creat a new playlist

After this, jump back over to the Local Files tab, and add the song you want synced to the playlist.

Add songs to the playlist

Now you can freely enjoy your local music tracks on Spotify.

If you want to convert Spotify to MP3, or remove DRM from Spotify, please download Spotify Audio Converter Platinum for free:

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How to Transfer iTunes Playlists to Huawei Mate 10

Play iTunes Playlist on Huawei Mate 10

If you are a new Huawei Mate 10 user from Apple iPhone, and want to copy the music files or playlists from the primary iTunes library of iPhone to your new Android phone – Huawei Mate 10, you may download Apple Music for Android, but you can’t transfer all the large amount of files, even you have some rent movies, purchased Audiobook files and so on.

So if you want to know how to transfer the playlist to your new Huawei Mate 10 and avoid the above problems, just follow the next tips which will show you step-by-step guide.

Method 1: Find the iTunes Media Folder and then copy

You know that if you can find the iTunes Media Folder, you can find all the saved and downloaded music and video files.

First launch iTunes on computer and click Edit > Preferences > Advanced > select “Copy files to iTunes media folder when adding to library” selection to make iTunes music, playlists, and videos will be saved automatically to computer. And you can find the default iTunes media folder on PC according to operating systems: Windows 7/8/10: C:\Users\username\My Music\iTunes\

Second, connect Huawei Mate 10 to PC via a USB cable and open the iTunes Media Folder to choose the iTunes playlist you want to transfer to your phone and then copy them to your new Huawei Mate 10.

Play iTunes Playlist on Huawei Mate 10

After the transferring, you may find that you can’t copy all the files to Huawei Mate 10. Some DRM protected M4P files and downloaded Apple Music files, you can find them in the folder, however you can’t transfer them or you can’t open them on your Mate 10? Why?

These files are with DRM protected, you can play them normally unless you can remove DRM fron the protected Audio files, and then copy and transfer them to your Huawei Mate 10.

Don’t worry, continue reading below. In the following method, we will show you how to remove DRM from protected iTunes M4P and Apple Music songs with the help of Macsome iTunes Converter.

Method 2: Remove DRM from iTunes M4P and transfer to Huawei Mate 10

To deal with the problem well, you need to free download Macsome iTunes Converter at first. With the iTunes Audio Converter, just “Add – Set – Convert” three steps, you can complete the DRM removing and M4P to MP3 conversion with fast conversion speed and excellent output quality.

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Step 2. Follow the instruction to install and run it, and click “+” button, and choose the music files you want to convert, and then click “OK”. Not you have added the downloaded Apple Music files to the program.

Please make sure that you have downloaded the Apple Music files you want to convert and they can work normally on your iTunes.

Add downloaded Apple Music songs

Step 3. Click the setting icon to choose the output format or output folder.

Here are four choices including MP3, AAC, FLAC and WAV for you to choose. Here we choose MP3 as the output format

Preferences output Settings

Step 4. Click the “CONVERT” button to start your iTunes music converting.

Converting M4P to MP3

After the conversion, you can go to the output folder to find the converted music files and then transfer them to your Huawei Mate 10 as you like.

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Super fast speed to convert AA to MP3 format on Mac

Sometimes you may need to get MP3 format from AA files, how to do?

Audio Converter makes this easy and simple. Here we talk about using Macsome iTunes Music Converter to fast convert DRM AA to MP3 format.

The latest version of iTunes Audio Converter now supports Audiobook fast conversion, if you have a 25h Audiobook file, you only need 30s to finish the Audiobook to MP3 conversion, including converting AA to MP3 with super fast speed.

How to convert AA to MP3 with super fast speed.

First of all, free download the latest version of iTunes Music Converter, and follow the instruction to install and launch it.

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Step 1. Click Add button to add the AA files from iBook library of iTunes.

iTunes Audio Converter supports users not only converting Audiobooks to MP3 or M4A format, you can also use it to convert downloaded Apple Music files, purchased Music files and so on to MP3, AAC, FLAC and WAV format as you like.

Step 2. Click the setting icon to set the output format and output folder.

There are four output audio formats for users to choose, but now if you want to convert AA files, you can only choose MP3 format at the moment. More audio formats will be supported in the future.

Convert AA to MP3

Step 3. Click CONVERT button to start conversion.

Converting AA to MP3

All the conversion will be finished quickly. And then users can play the MP3 Audiobook on any Audio Player as you like.

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How to transfer Apple music files from iCloud to Google Drive

When iTunes users can upload their purchased Music files to iCloud, and then play these DRM-free music files on other player devices. To the DRM Music files of Apple Music & iTunes Match, it won’t work any more when users stop paying for the services. And you can’t transfer them to Google Drive.

And then how to remove DRM from the protected music of iCloud and then transfer the unprotected files to your Google Drive and other audio player as you like.

To remove the DRM from protected music of iCloud, we need a helper – Macsome iTunes Converter, take Mac version for example (Windows version is also supported.).

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Step 1, Go to download the latest version of iTunes Music Converter, follow the instruction to install and then run it.

Please make sure that if you want to convert the DRM protected music files of iCloud, you need to download them to your iTunes from iCloud at first.

Interface of iTunes Music Converter

Step 2, Click “+” to import the music files you want to convert.

And you will find all the music files are in the Music library including Apple Music files and iTunes Match music files.

Add downloaded Apple Music songs

Step 3, Set the output format and output folder by clicking the set icon. If necessary, you can also reset the related audio parameters.

Now the output formats have MP3 and AAC two choices, you can just to choose a suitable one and set the other parameters according to your need.

Preferences output Settings

Moreover, you can reset the conversion speed, the default one is 20X. If you want to get a high audio quality, you can choose a low conversion speed.

Step 4, Now click the “CONVERT” button to start your iTunes music converting.

Converting Apple Music songs to MP3

After the conversion, all the DRM protected music files are now DRM-free, and go to find the converted files to transfer them to your Google Drive to enjoy them.

About iCloud and Google Drive

iCloud is a cloud storage and cloud computing service from Apple Inc. launched on October 12, 2011. As of July 2013, the service had 320 million users. The service provides its users with means to store data such as documents, photos, and music on remote servers for download to iOS, Macintosh or Windows devices, to share and send data to other users, and to manage their Apple devices if lost or stolen.

Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service created by Google. It allows users to store files in the cloud, share files, and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations with collaborators. Google Drive encompasses Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides, an office suite that permits collaborative editing of documents, spreadsheets, presentations, drawings, forms, and more.

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