This article introduces the basic knowledge of StreamToMe APP. It also guides us how to
crack iTunes DRM and play iTunes movies to StreamToMe for playing on iPhone 6, iPad Air 2.
With all the talk about iTunes' "exciting announcement" and the possibilities of a cloud-based iTunes streaming and storage solution, I decided to take a step back to cover one of my favorite apps for iPhone and iPad, an app that allows you to stream audio and video from any computer to any iOS device - it’s called StreamToMe. In this article, you can learn how to stream iTunes Movies to StreamToMe for playing on iPhone 6, iPad Air 2.
StreamToMe is a popular air-video app to remotely play your video, music and photo on iPad/iPhone from Mac. For those of us who own a constrained 16GB iPad/iPhone, StreamToMe is an ideal iOS-native app that can watch videos from networked Mac real time without transcoding over WiFi or 3G/4G Cellular, just tap the file and it plays. This $3 app comes with well compatibility with MP4, AVI, MOV, FLV, MPG, MKV, MP3, AAC, WMA and WMV, StreamToMe can beam them all from your Mac to the iPad without much difficultly at all.
How to Stream iTunes Movies to StreamToMe for playing on iPhone 6, iPad Air 2
Spent a whole day on streaming iTunes movies via StreamToMe on iPhone 6, iPad Air 2, but in vain? You need to know that StreamToMe is unable to play iTunes movie because of the DRM protection. Before streaming your iTunes movies from computer to iPhone 6, iPad Air 2 at home, you will need to remove DRM from the movies with a powerful DRM remover like with Pavtube ChewTune. (Read Top 10 Best DRM Removal Review).
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Tips and preparations:
1. Make sure that your computer is authorized by source iTunes videos, that is to say you can play the source iTunes movies in iTunes without trouble.
2.Allow the audio driver installed during the Pavtube ChewTune installation.
3.Close iTunes before running the Pavtube DRM Removal Converter when converting iTunes M4V movies.
How to Convert iTunes movies to StreamToMe
Step 1: Download a trial version of Pavtube DRM Removal Tool, and install it.
Step 2: Start the iTunes to Plex Converter, hit the "Add video" or "Add from folder" button and browser the source iTunes videos location for loading.
Step 3. From the "Format" drop-down list, choose suitable profile for StreamToMe. Here I suggest you choose "Common Video > H.264 Video(*.mp4)" as output format for iPhone 6, iPad Air 2.
See iPad Air 2 video format | iPhone 6 video format
Optional – If you like, you could adjust profile settings including video codec, bitrate, frame rate, etc to get better video and audio quality for watching iTunes movies on StreamToMe.
Step 4. Hit the "Convert" button to start recording iTunes movies. After it finishes, click the "Open" icon to locate the recorded iTunes movie, and you are ready to transfer and stream these MP4 videos to StreamToMe, it's very easy.
How to Stream converted files to StreamToMe for playback on iPhone 6, iPad Air 2
1. Setup ServeToMe server
If you haven't installed and set up ServeToMe, then visit the ServeToMe Getting Started guide first to do that before you start with StreamToMe. The guide will take you through the download and setup steps for the ServeToMe server.
2. Run StreamToMe client
3. Connect to your server from StreamToMe
When you launch the StreamToMe app on your iPhone 6, iPad Air 2 , the StreamToMe "Servers" screen will appear. Assuming you've followed all the steps so far, your computer's name will automatically appear in StreamToMe under the "Local servers" section.
4. Browsing folders and libraries in StreamToMe
The first screen you see on your server is the "Shared Folders" screen. The list of folders from your "Shared Folders" list in ServeToMe on your computer will appear here. Simply tap any folder to browse the contents. Tap on any subfolders to browse their contents.
5. Playing media in StreamToMe
Scroll below your "Shared Folders" at the top level to see "iTunes Playlists". At the top of the "iTunes Playlists" section is "Browse Music" and "Browse Videos". These sections will let you search your entire iTunes collection by metadata (artist, title, show, episode, etc) and will let you find files that do not appear in any of your actual playlists. Alternately you can select any of your playlist to browse and play their contents directly.
When you tap any file in StreamToMe, it will show a brief loading message and then play. By default, the fullscreen player will appear. You can use the controls to seek within
Now you see it's very easy to transfer and stream these iTunes videos to StreamToMe for playback on iPhone 6, iPad Air 2.
Pavtube ChewTune is developed as the top DRM Removal tool and Recorder to help users legally strip off DRM protection from iTunes M4V movies, Amazon Instant Videos and Digital Copy so that you are able to watch almost all DRM movies on multiple smartphones and tablets or Apple devices anywhere you like. Have a try!