Recording Apple Music to MP3

How can an Apple Music user record music? You will learn it in this instruction.


Good to know: No copyright protection is circumvented

Music Streaming Services that can be recorded with Audials do not use any effective protection against recording and output unencrypted audio e.g. on the PC's sound card. Audials always only records such unencrypted audio data.
According to US Copyright Law “No action may be brought … alleging infringement of copyright based on … distribution … or based on the noncommercial use by a consumer of such a … digital audio recording device”.

Step 1: Install Apple iTunes on your PC

You can read here how you can install Apple iTunes. Log in to iTunes with your Apple ID.

Step 2: Start the Apple Music recorder "Audials Music"

Download for free the Windows software Audials Music and install it. A registration is not necessary. Start Audials Music and switch to “Music Streaming”. 

Step 3: Click the "Apple Music" tile in Audials Music and play back the songs in Apple Music


Now click on the tile with the titleApple Music in iTunes“ in the Apple Music recorder Audials Music.


Then go to the Apple Music streaming service and play back the songs you would like to capture. 


Step 4: Audials Music automatically saves the music

The Apple Music audio streaming is automatically recorded and the music saved as single MP3 files.

That´s it! Now you know how to record Apple Music (from iTunes). 


This streaming recorder has the advantage of preconfigured settings for recording and saving audio from the most popular streaming platforms. All other audio streams can be recorded with the program’s three different streaming methods. Using the pre-configured recording settings, you can record music from Apple Music in a very comfortable manner. "Pre-configured" means that you can choose the source directly by clicking on the respective tile in "Music Streaming" as shown in the picture. Record Apple Music to MP3 and enjoy your music!



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About Apple Music and Apple iTunes

Apple Music and Apple iTunes both are streaming services provided by Apple. Apple iTunes is for listening to music and podcasts and for watching movies and TV shows. It is available for Mac OS and for Windows. You can read the technical requirements here.

If you use iTunes, you have access to Apple Music. You can also use Apple Music on iOS and and Android devices. With Apple Music, you can listen to 50 million songs. Subscriptions for university students, individual persons and for families are possible.


Please note

Music, movies and videos from Apple Music™ (iTunes™) are copyrighted. Any redistribution of them without the consent of the copyright owners may be a violation of the law in most countries, including the USA. Audials AG is not affiliated with Apple Music™ (iTunes™), nor the company that owns the trademark rights to Apple Music™ (iTunes™). This page is provided for compatibility purposes only, and in no case should be considered an endorsement of Audials Software products by any associated 3rd party.


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