.M4P File Extension

There is only one file type that uses the .M4P extension:

iTunes Music Store Audio File

iTunes Music Store Audio File
  • Developer Apple
  • Popularity
    3.8 (10 votes)
  • Category Audio Files
  • Format N/A

Protected .AAC audio file downloaded from the iTunes Music Store; incorporates Apple Computer's "Fairplay" DRM copy protection, which limits the number of computers the file can be played on.

In order to play a protected M4P file, you must authorize your computer using Apple iTunes. This is done by entering a username and password for the account that downloaded the file. Up to five computers can be authorized with the same account.

Software's name License Platforms
Apple iTunes Apple iTunes Freeware MacWindows
Apple QuickTime Player Apple QuickTime Player Freeware LinuxMacWindows

Updated: July 20, 2015

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