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How To Convert AAC Files To MP3

Watch more Digital Music & Music Downloads videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn how to convert AAC files to MP3 with this tutorial. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Open iTunes Open iTunes, click on iTunes on the top, horizontal menu bar, and then select Preferences. Step 2: Select import options Select Import Settings from the General Preferences screen. Tip Different versions of iTunes may have slightly different options, so look for Import if Import Settings is not visible. Step 3: Set to MP3 Choose Import Using and change from AAC Encoder to MP3 Encoder using the pull-down menu. Select OK, and again click on OK when you're returned to the General Preferences screen. Step 4: Select songs to convert Select one or more songs to convert by highlighting them. Some songs purchased from iTunes, such as copy-protected songs, cannot be converted to MP3. Step 5: Select advanced option Click on Advanced from the top menu. Then choose Create MP3 version. It will create a duplicate MP3 file of the AAC file, leaving you with both files saved on your computer. Did You Know? In January 2009, major music labels, along with independent labels, began offering their DRM-free downloads, so the files could be played on a variety of music players.
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