Converting AAC audio files, the default format of ITunes to the MP3 format allows you to play music in other applications. Some songs purchased from ITunes such as a copied protected song cannot be converted to MP3. This is an article on how to convert AAC audio files to MP3’s. The use in MP3 of a lousy compression algorithm is designed to greatly reduce the amount of data required to represent the audio recording and still sound like a faithful reproduction of the original uncompressed audio for most listeners. An MP3 file can also be constructed at higher or lower bit rates, with higher or lower resulting quality.
Open ITunes, click on ITunes on the upper left corner and then select preferences.
Select import settings from the general preferences screen.
Choose import using and change from AAC imputer to MP3 imputer. Select OK and then again when you return to the general preferences screen.
Select one or more songs to convert by highlighting them.
Click on advance on the top menu. Then select create mp3 version it will create a duplicate mp3 file of the AAC file, leaving you with both files saved on your computer. Hope this was a helpful article on how to convert AAC audio files to MP3’s.