BPM not analyzing/DRM protected files

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haven.hartley98

01 Oct, 2019 07:41 PM

When I try to analyze the BPM of a song 90% of the time it isn't working. It says the file is DRM protected and therefore some analysis may not work. Is there a fix for this?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by hendrik on 01 Oct, 2019 07:49 PM

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    Hey,

    if "use online resources" was not on, you could try again with that option on—perhaps the value can be looked up.

    But if not, there is little you can do. DRM basically means that whoever sold you that file didn't want tools like beaTunes to be able to analyze it. It is basically crippled.

    -hendrik

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