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I have $10.00 next to my name in the iTunes screeen.

I click to buy "Surfin Safari" (by the Beach Boys) for $0.99.

I am then asked for the security code on my Credit Card.


Why can't it just take it from the iTunes gift card I put in?

GRRRRRrrrrrr.... Frustration!

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Just click 'None' for the credit card type.

Not totally intuitive, but I should have figure this out without a question...

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