To get your downloaded Amazon WMV videos freely playback on Surface 2, the best way is to remove DRM and record them before transferring. Here is an easy guide to help you.
"I recently downloaded some wmv format videos from Amazon and they work well on their Amazon Unbox they supplied me, but I’d like to transfer wmv video to a Surface 2 tablet so I can watch them on the big screen. I’ve tried many different programs but nothing seems to work. Any help would be appreciated”.
As videos, TV shows, movies, etc. purchased or download from Amazon Instant Video are protected by DRM and not supported by non-specified players, and Surface 2 is one of them. That is to say, to play Amazon video on Surface 2, you’ll need to both remove DRM protection from Amazon videos and at the same time convert WMV to Surface 2 compatible MP4.
No worries, it couldn't be simpler only if you find this professional and top DRM removal program: Pavtube ChewTune - a Amazon WMV to Surface recorder! Actually, it is nearly able to unlock all the DRM videos as long as your video is authorized and it's able to playback on this computer.
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* Support batch conversion and auto-shutdown computer after conversion
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How to transfer Amazon DRM video to Surface 2
Step 1. Download Pavtube ChewTune as the Best DRM removal software.
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There would be a command window pop up during the installation to install specific soundcard drive for DRM Removal, pls do not shut down it and let it running until the installation completed.
Step 2. Add video and choose target format.
Drag and drop your videos to it directly, or you can click icon to import them as below.
Let's click the drop-down-list besides "Format" and choose "Windows -> Microsoft Surface Windows RT/Pro H.264 Video(*.mp4)".
Step 3. Customize target video specs. (Optional)
Click "Settings" to enter Profile Settings window, you can find settings for video size, codec, bitrate and frame rate. Change them according to your own needs.
Step 4. Start conversion.
Now click the big red icon to start converting DRM protected Amazon WMV videos to Surface 2 in batch; this converter will activate your media player automatically and start to play this video (let's keep it running). The player windows cannot be removed or closed.
In the meanwhile, it will start to record this video in MP4 real-time. The conversion time is equal to the video length itself; you can do other tasks during the converting the process.
Note: the system volume could be turn off temporally during this period; but no worries and do not touch it to get perfect DRM removed video.
After the conversion, click "Open output folder" to quick locate the converted video.
1. The DRM removing process may mislead your anti-virus software to falsely report virus/worm. Please ignore the report to keep on ripping.
2. This product cannot convert unplayable video (damaged, unauthorized, etc).
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