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How to Convert YouTube Videos to M4V and Upload M4V to YouTube Easily

by Christine Smith • 2022-09-16 18:29:23 • Proven solutions

Want to upload your favorite M4V videos on YouTube? With DRM-encryption, uploading M4V to YouTube and other sites is not possible. If you want to share these videos with others, converting them to a YouTube compatible format is required. A good conversion program can not only help you convert and upload iTunes M4V to YouTube but also download YouTube videos in M4V format for playing on Apple and other M4V compatible devices. In this article, you can learn the best and free online methods to convert YouTube to M4V and also convert M4V to YouTube without any trouble.

Part 1. How to Download YouTube Videos to M4V

Wondershare UniConverter (originally Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate) is a complete video toolbox that supports an array of functions like video conversion, download, recording, compression, editing, and others. So if you want to download your YouTube videos in M4V format on your Windows or Mac, the software is apt to use. In addition to YouTube, video download from more than 10,000 sites in-high quality is supported. If required, the built-in editor can be used to crop, cut, rotate, and perform other editing functions. An entire YouTube playlist can also be downloaded at a single click using the software.

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Steps to Download and Convert YouTube to M4V on Windows/Mac

Step 1 Copy the YouTube URL.

On your Mac browser open the YouTube video that you want to convert and copy its URL.

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Step 2 Run YouTube M4V Converter and Choose the Target Format.

Launch Wondershare UniConverter after download and installation, select the Downloader tab. On the top-right corner of the interface, enable the option for Download then Convert Mode and a pop-up window will open. Select the M4V as the desired format from the Video list.

choose M4V for YouTube video output format

Step 3 Paste URL and Download YouTube to M4V.

Next, click on the add files icon in Wondershare UniConverter button that will automatically paste the copied YouTube link to the interface. The software will analyze the software and will start downloading the video in the selected M4V format. The downloaded video can be checked from the Finished tab.

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Now, you can transfer your downloaded YouTube videos in M4V formats to iTunes or other devices you want for easy playback.

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Part 2. Convert YouTube to M4V Online

There are tools to convert YouTube to M4V online available that need no software installation, have a simple interface and free to use. One such decent program is Online Video Converter that works straight from your system browser. Video from YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, Instagram, and other popular sites can be downloaded in M4V, MP4, MOV, and an array of other video and audio formats. There is an option to download the entire video or a part of it by specifying the start and the end time. Video quality to be downloaded can also be selected as needed.

How to Convert YouTube to M4V Online Free?

Step 1: On your PC, open the YouTube video and copy its URL.

Step 2: On a new browser window launch YouTube to M4V converter. Paste the copied YouTube link to the program interface.

Step 3: At the Format section, choose M4V from the video supported list. Under the More Settings section, you can choose the file quality and also the video part to be downloaded.

Step 4: Click on the START button to proceed with the video download process.

Once the download is complete, you can save the processed video to your PC or Dropbox account. The interface also has a QR code that can be scanned to download the processed file directly to your tablet or the smartphone.

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Part 3. 2 Methods to Upload M4V to YouTube

To upload M4V videos on YouTube, conversion to YouTube compatible format is required. To facilitate M4V YouTube upload, desktop and online tools are available. Choose from the below-mentioned programs as needed.

1. Wondershare UniConverter - Convert iTunes M4V to YouTube on Windows/Mac

As discussed above, Wondershare UniConverter is an all-in-one video toolbox that also supports video conversion to an array of files, device-specific, and site-specific formats. Single or multiple videos in M4V and other formats can be converted to YouTube dedicated format in high quality. The process is simple and quick with just a few steps. Wondershare UniConverter supports converting DRM protected files as well.

Guide to Convert M4V to YouTube Using Wondershare UniConverter

Step 1 Add iTunes M4V Videos to Convert to YouTube

Run the software and add the M4V videos to be converted by clicking on the add files icon in Wondershare UniConverter button on the Video Converter section. Alternatively, you can also drag and drop the videos.

add iTunes M4V files for YouTube conversion

Step 2 Choose YouTube as the target format

Open the list of supported output formats by expanding the options at the Output Format: option at the top-right corner. From the Video list, select YouTube as the target format. Also, choose the file quality as needed.

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To crop, trim, cut, add watermark, or perform other editing functions, click on one of the editing icons present under the added file thumbnail image. From the pop-up window, make the needed changes and confirm. This is an optional step and can be skipped if video editing is not required.

Step 3 Convert M4V to YouTube

Choose the Mac location to save the converted files at the Output tab. Click on the Start All button to start converting iTunes M4V videos to YouTube on Windows/Mac. And you can find the converted files from the Finished tab and then upload them to YouTube without any trouble.

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