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How to Play Apple Music with Windows Media Player

Windows Media Player (abbreviated WMP), maybe the primary media player you know when using Windows based computer, is widely used for playing audio, video and viewing images as a component of Microsoft Windows operating system. Windows Media Player supports many popular audio and video formats, such as MP3, WMV, MOV, MPEG, WAV, ASF, MIDI, and AIFF. There are a large amount of free plugins available that extend the capabilities of Windows Media Player, as well.

However, although Windows Media Player supports several of audio formats, it still fails to play some “tough” but frequently used media files, such as the songs from iTunes store or Apple Music. Many people have met the compatibility issue of iTunes or Apple Music songs on Windows Media Player. Is there any way to play Apple Music files on Windows Media Player?

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NoteBurner Apple Music Converter - Record and Convert Apple Music

It is well-known that Apple Music songs are packaged in protected M4P or M4A format. So to play songs from Apple Music on Windows Media Player, we need record them and convert to WMP supported audio file format. Fortunately, with the help of NoteBurner Apple Music Converter, the whole things become a piece of cake.

NoteBurner Apple Music Converter is the most powerful Apple Music converter to record and convert Apple Music tracks, iTunes M4P music and audiobooks to other formats, such as MP3, FLAC, AAC, AIFF, or WAV. When it comes to audio converter, speed is the most important factor, and NoteBurner iTunes Audio Converter does not disappoint in those areas. The app is capable of converting any Apple Music file at 10X faster speeds than its competitors. In this case, you can easily play them on Windows Media Player.

Features of iTunes Audio Converter:
  • Record iTunes music, podcasts, audiobooks, Apple Music;
  • Convert Apple Music files to MP3/AAC/FLAC/WAV/AIFF;
  • Convert iTunes audio at 10X faster speed with lossless quality;
  • Keep ID3 Tags information after conversion;
  • Easy-to-use with an intuitive and streamlined user interface;
  • Enjoy free update & technical support.
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Tutorial: How to Play Apple Music Songs with Windows Media Player

The following is the detailed tutorial to guide you to convert Apple Music to MP3 format. Please download NoteBurner Apple Music Converter first before getting started.

1 Download and Launch NoteBurner Apple Music Converter

Download and install NoteBurner Apple Music Converter. After it, please launch the software.

main interface

2 Add Apple Music Songs

Click the button "+" to add music, it will pop up a window, which will show you all of the songs you have downloaded from iTunes. You can choose any song you want to convert.

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3 Choose Output Format

After the successful adding, please click the button "Setting" to choose the output format as you need, in the pop-up window, you can set output path, output quality, and output format including WAV, AAC, MP3, AIFF, and FLAC.


4 Start Converting Apple Music

After completing the above steps, the final one is clicking the button "Convert". Just a few second, it will succeed. After converting, the output folder will be open automatically. Or you can click the History button on the top-right interface to find the converted music. The converted Apple Music is converted, you can import them to Windows Media Player to enjoy.


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