M4A to AIFF Converter for Mac and Windows

Convert M4A to AIFF,Convert AIFF to M4A,Convert Video to AIFF

M4A is one of the audio formats used in iTunes and iPods, but sometimes we need to convert the M4A to AIFF for importing into FCP or other AIFF supported programs. Now in this article, you will learn two methods to convert M4A to AIFF or convert AIFF to M4A.

Method 1: Use Avdshare Audio Converter to convert M4A to AIFF

Avdshare Audio Converter is developed as a professional M4A to AIFF converter which can convert all M4A files to AIFF and convert AIFF to M4A at fastest conversion speed.

Besides, this M4A to AIFF converter also features converting M4A to MP3, WAV, WMA, FLAC, OGG, MP2, etc.

Better still this M4A to AIFF converter can also work as any audio converter to convert MP3, WAV, etc to M4A or convert any audio format to another one.

In addition this M4A to AIFF converter also supports to directly play and edit M4A, AIFF and any other audio format.

Guide on Converting M4A to AIFF

The guide below can help you to convert M4A to AIFF, MP3, etc or convert MP3, AAC, AIFF to M4A or convert between any two audio formats, or convert video to audio format.


Make Preparation: Free download M4A to AIFF Converter

Free download the professional M4A to AIFF Converter - Avdshare Audio Converter (for Windows, for Mac), install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.



Step 1 Import M4A files

Add the M4A file to Avdshare Audio Converter either by clicking "Add file" button or by drag and drop function. Batch converting M4A files is also available.


Step 2 Targeted output format setting

Click "Profile" button to choose AIFF from the "General Audio" as the output format.


Step 3 Convert M4A to AIFF

Click "Convert" button to complete converting M4A to AIFF.

Method 2: Use iTunes to convert M4A to AIFF

iTunes can work well to convert between compressed and uncompressed audio formats as well as directly play the audio file. The steps are as follows and the steps take example by converting M4A stored in a folder or on a disk. You can also convert M4A already in your iTunes library to AIFF.

  1. Launch iTunes.
  2. Choose iTunes > Preferences or Edit > Preferences from the menu bar on Mac or on Windows.
  3. Go to General tab> click Import Settings.
  4. Click the menu next to Import Using and choose AIFF as the encoding format.
  5. Click OK button.
  6. Hold down the Option key or Shift key on Mac or Windows and then choose File > Convert > Convert to [import preference].
  7. Choose the M4A file that you want to convert to AIFF.



There may be some other methods that you can use to convert M4A to AIFF, but for now these above two methods are the most popular ones.  So for your own computer security choose one from the above recommended methods.