Not only a media player, iTunes manages apps and data syncing to iPod and iOS devices.

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how can i change the apple id on App Store?

i already use my macbook since 2009. One time one of my friend use my macbook to check his apple id. since then, i can't change the apple id to download OS X yosemite. But on iTunes and all other ...
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Applescript: Help to extract PDF “Author” metadata and set it in iTunes Author field

Using other applescript as template, I've been trying to modify this particular one to do the following task: Extract "Author" tag from a PDF file and write it automatically in the iTunes12 "Author" ...
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Viewing the Apple ID in iTunes' app list?

I'm using Windows 7 and I'd like to be able to group my apps by Apple ID, but there is no option from the list view: If I browse to the directory using Windows Explorer I also cannot see the Apple ...
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iPod Nano 2nd Generation won't show up in iTunes 12

My iPod Nano 2nd generation won't show up in iTunes 12 on my Macbook Pro no matter what! Here's what I've tried so far: I plug it in with the USB cord and it displays the charging symbol, so I know ...
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iTunes 12 fails to sync on my iPhone 6 (iOS 8.2) and also other apps

In order to fix this bug I've been trying everything I could find on the internet. Basically whenever I try to sync music or videos from iTunes to my iPhone (they have both the latest version) and ...
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Why does iTunes think that it is quitting “unexpectedly” every time I quit?

My iTunes (v.12.1, on OS X Yosemite 10.10.2) opens and functions just fine. But every time I quit the program, about ten seconds after quitting a dialog pops up informing me that "iTunes quit ...
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Only music bought in iTunes gets synced on iPod touch

Only the songs I've purchased through iTunes are showing up on my iPod, but all of the songs show up on iTunes on the computer. If I go to On my device and then Music, it shows me all of my music ...
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How can I prevent iTunes from auto starting when I plug in an iOS device?

i know we already have topics about it, but i did not found my solution. So i don't want to start iTunes, when i plug in iDevices. We have like 300 iPads, and i am using the configurator. iTunes ...
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Sync only favorite songs from iTunes to iPhone

I want to synch my iTunes library favorites only to my iPhone 5s. That's about 550 songs. The complete library is too large to synch to my iPhone so I only want to synch favorites. How do I do this?
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Why are some of my songs on iTunes greyed out?

I added a new song to my iTunes library and it's greyed out on iTunes and won't transfer to my phone. It was first saying it wouldn't transfer due to storage. I deleted a lot of storage so I now have ...
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How do I get iTunes to play all music from a specific year?

How do I select and then play all songs from release year? e.g. Play all music from 1969. Even better, play all rock genre music from 1969.
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Quick Look audio distorted

When I play a song in Quick Look it sounds oversaturated and distorted. If I open it, it sounds great. What can be happening? I noticed it with Mp3 at 320 kbps. With WAV and AAC it does not happens. ...
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iTunes 12 Turn off Repeat Song and Repeat Playlist Separately

The last answer in this thread makes iTunes 12 shortcuts for shuffle (on and off), but I was wondering if it were possible to make shortcuts for turning on the repeat playlist, song, and turning off ...
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How to upload videos to iPhone and iPad using any Mac or Macbook that I have?

It seems that nowadays, the only time I hook up my iPad or iPhone to a computer is when I need to upload some videos to the Video app on iPad/iPhone so that I can view them offline. I started ...
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How long does it generally take Apple to propagate subject category changes in my submitted eBooks

I have several books on sale in the ibooks store. A couple of weeks ago I did a minor change to the subject category of all my books. About a week after that I started to notice a drop on sales. I am ...
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iPod Touch only transferring purchased music

I'm having a problem with my new iPod Touch gen 5. Only purchased music is transferring to the iPod. It's also not transferring my playlists. All the music still plays in iTunes on my computer. There ...
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Apple Account Country Change

I really need to change my apple account country. I would like to see a TV show but I can only find it in the US store, and because I am in the Emirati store, it won't show up in that store. I do not ...
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Is it possible to make iTunes write rating on the file itself?

I'm on Yosemite (10.10.2) and using iTunes (12.1.0.50). I read that iTunes saves the rating of the songs on its own database, not the audio files tags themselves. Is there a way to make iTunes to ...
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Mac Pro won't start from DVD, crashes while trying

I have a Mac Pro 10.6.8 which will not start. I wanted to re-install my Mac Pro (Intel dual core 2.66) which is currently running Mac OS X 10.6.8. I inserted the retail Mac OS X 10.6 install ...
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I updated my phone using my husbands itunes acct. and now i've lost all of my contacts and pics and his are on my phone

I updated my phone using my husbands itunes acct. and now lost all of my pics and contacts and his are now on my phone. How can I get them back. Doesn't look like I had mine backed up. Please ...
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Shuffle by album disk in iTunes

How I shuffle by disk in iTunes? Would I mean is if an album has 5 disks, I like each disk to treated as a separate album only for shuffling purposes. I think setting the sort album to disk ...
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My iPod is stuck at the update screen and I can't even do a hard reset

I just tried to update my iPod Touch (generation 5, 32GB, only about a year old) to iOS 8.2 through iTunes on my computer, instead of over WiFi like I usually do. Everything was going fine. It ...
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Apple TV 2 Stuttering while playing movies

Recently my Apple TV 2 have started stuttering but it seems like it only happens while playing 1080p movies. There are no problems when playing 720p tv episodes. The stuttering doesn't appear right ...
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Is Volume in Get Info -> File honored by iTunes?

iTunes offers Sound Check for volume normalization. The results for the Sound Check analysis are displayed in the File tab of the Get Info dialog under Volume (not Volume Adjustment, that's ...
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Imported CD into iTunes not showing up on match devices

I have imported a CD into my iTunes library on my iMac. The import worked fine and all songs and art show up in the iTunes library on my iMac. However, on my iPhone 5s and iPad 4 using music match, ...
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Have iTunes on Mac show the iPad with wi-fi

Usually, when I launch iTunes on my Mac and I have my iPad on nearby, iTunes shows the iPad at the top right. Then I can do a backup of my iPad in wi-fi. Sometimes, randomly, iTunes fails to show ...
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How can I transfer music from my old itunes account into my new one?

My family all shares one itunes account, under my dad's name. My family all buy music from itunes but I have definitely accumulated the most, and have spent hundreds of dollars on music. I just got a ...
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Missing songs after 8.0 update and sync

I did the iOS update a few months back and noticed that the songs I had downloaded in May and June 2014 were missing. Since the computer I used that had iTunes was stolen in July 2014, I had no way to ...
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iTunes installer on Win7x64 ALWAYS requires Admin Mode & manual stop/uninstall of “iPod Service”

Ever since my first ever Apple product (an iPhone 3GS) I've encountered the fact that, in order to update iTunes on a Windows 7 x64 system, the following steps are required: The existing "iPod ...
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In-app purchases of an app downloaded from a different country

A few months ago, I purchased a number of applications from iTunes US using a US-based credit card even though I'm not from the USA; from the PH, actually. (I used AmEx Virtual Pay offered by my local ...
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Apps stuck in pending update status?

I used my MacBook Pro and iTunes to download updates for my mobile apps. I then sync'd and the apps were updated. I verified they were updated through the device's Settings app. However, when I visit ...
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Backup And Restore iPhone Text Messages

I have an iPhone that I need to wipe because I need to send it to Apple for the Lock Button Replacement Program. The only issue is I need to restore my iPhone and I don't want to lose my text ...
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Cannot delete songs from iPhone

On my iPhone I see a list of songs I cannot delete. Here's what I tried: Go to settings -> memory usage -> iTunes -> delete all music Disable iTunes Match Disable show all music Connect to iTunes on ...
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Why would I want to turn on iTunes Match on an iOS device?

I'm a bit confused about iTunes in the Cloud vs. iTunes Match. My understanding is that iTunes in the Cloud allows me to have my songs in the cloud. I can see all my songs by turning on "Show all ...
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When I'm about to use microphone in browser , anyway stop playing music in iTunes?

I'm using chrome browser and when I make a call from a website it uses microphone, is there any way I can do stop playback of iTunes automatically , whenever i use microphone?
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Why does iTunes send more data than it receives when downloading songs from iCloud?

Here are some screen caps from Activity Monitor and Little Snitch while downloading songs that I purchased on iTunes from the cloud. This one shows kernel task running at root priv that has sent ...
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How to download past purchases from old Apple ID without waiting 90 days to switch back to new Apple ID?

On my old laptop, I used a shared Apple ID to purchase music on iTunes. It was a little tedious because it was connected to my sister's bank account, so I had to send her money before each purchase I ...
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Mobilesync>Backup eating up Disk space

My PC is always recently showing low disk space despite me eliminating files. I ran Tree size and discovered large volume from iTunes sync backup. Before deleting in iTunes>preference, May I just ...
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Iphone 4s says i have no storage available

My 6gb iphone 4s says I have no storage left.When I only have 2 apps on this iphone. This iphone was found and it has been jailbroken and erase all content and settings does not work. I've tried it ...
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Music disappearing from my music library

I recently downloaded an album straight to my iPhone's music library. The album is synced to iCloud however it keeps removing itself from my music library and I have to 'show all music on' and ...
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First song to start playing in iTunes

Ever since I can remember A-ha's Take on Me has been the song in my library that plays when nothing else is 'next up'. I guess it just sorts alphabetically by artist name anyone know how to change ...
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Synced music not showing on iPod

I download some music on my iPod that I have on my computer. I created a playlist and download about 25 songs through iTunes and it took all of the music. Suddenly my iPod shows no list and no music. ...
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Renaming iTunes music physical folders

I'm trying to rename folders containing iTunes music files. How to safely update iTunes library to avoid missing tracks? The reason why I need to rename folders: The music files are on a USB drive, ...
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Syncing ipod to itunes

I have an iPod that has been in use for some time. I now want to sync it to iTunes on my macbook pro so I can copy some songs from the macbook to the iPod. when I connect the iPod to the macbook ...
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Does iTunes Mac version 12.1.0.50 know about iCloud Photos?

My iPad Mini reports in General | Usage that it is using 440 MB for photos and camera. iTunes Mac version 12.1.0.50 reports my iPad Mini is using 13.05 GB for photos, and that the device is Over ...
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How can I make iTunes start again after disabling it?

Since iTunes tries to steal my 'Play' button on my keyboard, I disabled it a few months ago. I now wish to buy a movie from the iTunes Store, which means I have to re-enable iTunes. Problem is: I ...
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iTunes Could not contact the iPad software update server because you are not connected to the internet

I did a full restore on my iPad the other day and right before the end with error 6 on iTunes saying it couldnt contact the update server (even though it did it the first 3 times fine) and now my iPad ...
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Is it possible to AirPlay music from a Mac to an iPhone?

I want to be able to play music to various 'real' AirPlay speakers, like my Apple TV and AirPort Express, but I'd also like to be able to put my headphones on to my iPhone when I need to go to a part ...
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iTunes says iPad has no music, despite music being on iPad?

Whenever I plug my iPad into iTunes (version 12.1) it says that there is no music on the device, despite having 2000+ songs on the device. This has become especially frustrating as iTunes has since ...
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iPad 3 stuck on the iTunes logo

My iPad 3 will not turn on. It started freezing up and would reboot and then it would have a black screen with white text. It's currently stuck on the iTunes logo. It will connect to iTunes but it ...