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Take A Quick Tip: How to Rent Movie on iTunes

By Zoe Clarke

November 14, 2017

iTunes is an useful application software and media store developed by Apple Inc., from which users can purchase numerous music, movies, audiobooks and TV shows. In fact, buying or renting movies from iTunes is becoming more optional for people. But if you are just a beginner and don't know how to rent movies from iTunes, don't worry. In this guide, I will talk about how to rent iTunes movies with step-by-step instruction. Roll down to see more!


Part 1. Preparation of Renting iTunes Movies

iTunes movies can be purchased or rented easily from iTunes Store. Users with an Apple ID can get access to iTunes Store. That means you need to create an Apple ID so that you can rent movies that you want to watch.

After creating an Apple ID successfully, you can go to iTunes Store to find your favorite movies and rent them as you like. Some users may discover that they can't get access to iTunes Store. This is because iTunes Store isn't opened to all countries and regions. You can check whether your country is allowed to access to the Store or not by clicking here.

Now make sure that you have an Apple ID and are available to iTunes Store. In the following part I'll tell you how to rent the latest movies on iTunes.

Part 2. How to Rent A Movie on iTunes

Step 1. Launch Your iTunes

Launch iTunes on your computer. Choose "Movie" section. When you go to the Store, all latest and popular movies are shown on the main interface, which enables you to find the latest movies without any effort.

Note: Make sure that your iTunes has been updated to the latest version or you may miss wonderful movies.

New and Hot Movies on iTunes Store

Step 2. Choose Desirable Movie and Rent It

Select the movie that you want to watch and simply click it. No matter you choose HD or SD, it costs you the same account, so I would like to suggest you choose the HD for better watching experience.

Rent Movies from iTunes

Step 3. Pay for the Rental

When you tap the button to rent, you are asked to sign in. Just input your Apple ID and password, then click "Rent" and follow the instruction to complete your rental, if you are failure to finish, just supply payment information.

Required on iTunes

After you finish renting movies from iTunes, you can choose to stream or download it. Note that Apple gives you 30 days to start watching a movie after you rent it. Once you start watching it, you need ot finish it up in 24 or 48 hours. When the rental period expires, all rented iTunes movies will disappear from your iTunes library.

It is no doubt that it charges you a lot to purchase or rent movies on iTunes, but you can't even watch the movies on any device you like. Why? Because those movies are in protected M4V format which is only supported by Apple-authoried devies like iPhone, iPad or Mac. You may feel unreasonable about such limitation and you are really eager to keep those rented movies forever. But how should you do? You can find out the answer below. Keep reading.

Part 3. How to Unlock Time Limit on iTunes Movie Rental

TuneFab M4V Converter is an all-powerful tool for helping you break such boring limitation by removing off DRM. It is easy-to-use to convert M4V to MP4, which is supported by almost all video players. The highlight features of TuneFab M4V Converter are listed as follow:

Note:;TuneFab M4V Converter (Windows) is not able to convert iTunes rental videos/movies currently, so Windows user is out of luck for the moment. For Mac users, however, you can still use TuneFab M4V Converer(Mac) to convert iTunes rental videos/movies.

● Convert Any iTunes M4V to MP4;

● Various Devices for Playback;

● Keep All Multi-Language Subtitles & Audio Tracks;

● 30X Faster Speed & High Output Quality.

Step 1. Install And Launch the Converter

Download the software and follow the instruction to install it on your computer, and then launch the converter. Attention that your iTunes will pop up automatically when the converter is launched.

Install TuneFab Apple Music Converter

Step 2. Add Your Rented Movie

Please download the rented movie to your iTunes library beforehand. After that, click "Add Files" and the downloaded movie will appear on the main inteface of the program, just select the movie and click "Add".

Add iTunes Rented Videos

Step 3. Set Output Folder

Click "Options" to change output folder. Or you can skip this step and let the converted file saved in default output folder.

Change Output Folder

Step 4. Choose Audio & Subtitle

Usually, the converter saves all audios and subtitles. But you can select the specific audio track or subtitble according to your need.

Choose Audio Tracks and Subtitles

Step 5. Remove DRM and Convert M4V to MP4

Finally click "Convert" and the it will convert the selected videos rapidly. The conversion will be done within minutes.

Convert iTunes M4V to MP4

As you can see, renting movie on iTunes and converting iTunes M4V video to MP4 is easy to operate. Now, go enjoy your iTunes rental movies on any device you like! Have fun!

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