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

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Super simple accessibility app for iPad/iPod Touch

My mother is now visually impaired and I've got an old iPad which I want to turn into a "audiobook station" for her. However, with the vision problems, operating the Music App turns out to be ...
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Disable iTunes 11 arrows

Is there any way to remove these arrows from the songs list? I know they only appear on hover but are still annoying. I always hit them accidentaly when trying to play a song.
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iPod 2G not allowing sync of supported video

I have some videos that I would like to copy onto an old iPod Touch 2Gen for my daughter, so that she doesn't have to see the horror of YouTube. The specs for the device (as taken from here) show ...
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How to delete computer iTunes limit [duplicate]

I know there is a limitation to have Apple ID only to a max of 5 computers. I have sold off my old laptop after formatting it. Now I want to decouple this laptop from my apple account so that I don't ...
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Same Apple ID but want different apps

I have an iPhone, iPad and iPad mini - all using one single Apple ID and is synced with one iTunes account in my laptop. When I sync my devices all the apps and files go to individual devices. But if ...
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iPhone 3gs 'Bricked'

I have an iPhone 3gs that my friend pulled the cable out of it during a restore. It is now "Bricked",as it will not restore. I have tried restoring it myself, but now I keep getting error 37. My ...
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Do I need to upgrade to get iTunes 10, or can OS X 10.4.11 run it?

So, I have an old iBook G4 running OS X 10.4.11 (It was a gift for Christmas.) and when I went to download some of my iTunes purchases to my computer, I got this (Basically, it didn't say "What's New ...
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How do I download Remote.app on an iOS 6 only device?

When I try to download Remote.app or Find my friends on a device that is stuck on iOS 6 I am presented with this alert? This application requires iOS 7.0 or later. You must update to iOS 7.0 ...
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Where are my iPod videos after I sync to iTunes?

I did sync my iPod with iTunes, but I can't see where are my videos on iTunes (videos I recorded using the iPod). Any hint?
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Imported tv show metadata is inaccurate, in iTunes

I encoded and imported a tv show myself, to iTunes. I selected all of the episodes, and gave them all a generic date of "2013". It worked, except for two episodes, 4 and 5. Instead, these episodes ...
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Restoring from icloud vs itunes to new phone, data missing

I have an iphone 4S and am moving to 5S. Normally backup to icloud automatically. I have done full backups on Itunes 11.1.3 on Mac 10.6.8. Neither is a complete backup. E.g. Itunes essentially refers ...
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How to transfer iTunes library between user accounts on Windows?

I have Windows 7 and the latest iTunes. My original user account, where my library is, seems to have contracted a virus so it's sky-rocketing my internet usage. I created a new user account, but I ...
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iTunes KERNELBASE.dll crash - Windows 7 Home Premium

Since I have updated iTunes (11.1.3.8) on my home PC running Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 it constantly crashes after about using it for only a couple of minutes. When I check the Application log on ...
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How do I get iTunes to see my iPhone 4S on Windows 8.1?

When I connect my iPhone 4S to my Windows 8.1 laptop, iTunes doesn't see the phone. I can browse the DCIM folder via Windows Explorer, but iTunes doesn't see the device. Which is particularly ...
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How do I stop the sync attempts for an app?

Whenever I sync my iPhone with iTunes, the phone tells me: iTunes Sync 1 item could not be synced. See iTunes for more information. And iTunes tells me: The app "The Elements" was not ...
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Can't install or buy apps from App Store on iPad mini iOS 7

I’m trying to buy apps or music from App Store and iTunes but isn't working. Every time I try I get the "Purchase Could Not Be Completed" message (see screenshot below). How can I fix this?
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Playlist Folder unable to transfer music to my iphone

I'm having hard time figuring out and i gone through lots of youtube videos and finally i decided to post my issue: I'm using 11.1.3.8 IPhone 5S I connect my IPhone and go to the Music tab and I ...
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Shared Music and Photos

We are just transitioning to Mac computers having used PCs for many years. (We both use iPhones & share an iPad.) Our new hardware setup is 27" iMac (1TB HDD) for wife's home office, 15" retina ...
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Options for iTunes replacement

Ever since iTunes 11, the Apple UX team has destroyed iTunes usability. Presently is is extremely hard to find audio files in large libraries. Previously you could search the entire library and ...
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update ipad2 3G jailbreaked to ios 7 and it got stuck on error 14

I tried to update my ipad 2 3G jailbreaked to ios 7 and it got stuck on error 14 and it has been in "recovery mode" itunes screen ever since. I have put the ipad on DFU mode 100x then try to restore ...
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Checkered pattern on itunes?

my friend and I who live in different states wanted to watch a movie. We both rented out a movie on iTunes together. We used Skype to screen share, but on my friend's end she sees a checkered pattern. ...
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Find & Recover correct iTunes ratings etc. & Library from Time Machine

I have at least 13 backups of my entire 7000 song iTunes library on an external drive using Time Machine. Unfortunately, a Sr. Rep. at iTunes support was misinformed and had me delete a folder that I ...
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How do I sync podcasts added in the iPhone's Podcasts app to iTunes on OS X?

I added some podcasts from the iTunes store to the iPhone Podcasts app version 1.2.3 on iOS 6.1.3. My iTunes 11.0.5 sync settings for this phone's podcasts is sync podcasts, and automatically include ...
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Can't download free apps

When I try to download a free app it keeps sending me to the settings info about my card number. Then it says that there was a billing problem with a previous purchase. And to update my payment ...
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Syncing someone else's iphone to my itunes

Can I sync someone else's iphone to my iTunes and put my songs on their phone without losing their imformation such as contacts
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No songs on itunes when ipod is disconnected

I didn't have such problem with the previous version of itunes, however after upgrading it to version 11, I can't get to access my songs after unplugging my iPod. In the past though I'd still manage ...
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Can I download 3rd party songs on the iPad and add them to iTunes Match?

I wonder if i can buy and download songs e.g. via Bandcamp in Safari, and then add them to my iTunes match right on my iPad? I know how to do that with iTunes on the Mac, but it would be neat to have ...
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What is the default folder structure for an iTunes library?

I have OS X 10.7.6 and I run iTunes 11.1.3. (8) I moved my iTunes library to a NAS and kept the indexing files on my Mac. The folders I find on the NAS looks as follows on the same level in my Music ...
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How to display the MiniPlayer in iTunes with AppleScript?

I use an Automator workflow to open iTunes at startup, etc. I'd like it to open the MiniPlayer window. I don't see a function to do that in Automator. How could I do this with an AppleScript script? ...
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Getting compilations to display properly in iTunes

I was wondering if I could have some help with getting compilation albums to display properly in iTunes. I'm aware that this is something a lot of people have asked about in the past, but I've read ...
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Saving an internet audio stream as a “bookmark” in iTunes Music Library: where'd that go?

In previous versions of iTunes, it was possible to create a "bookmark" for an internet radio station (i.e., an "internet audio stream") in the Music section of the Library -- you just opened the ...
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iTunes: sort order of a shared mediathek

If I access a shared mediathek, it is always sorted by interpret. To change this order, I can use ⌘+J. However, is there any way to set a different sort order as default?
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How do I copy mp3s and then edit the ID3 tags of the copies without altering the tags on the originals?

I made a playlist for my brother, using tracks (.mp3) that I have on my Macbook and usually listen to with iTunes. I want to put these tracks onto a USB stick to give to him. I don't have the USB ...
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iTunes Keyboard Shortcut for exiting search function

In iTunes on OS X, you can search for music in your library by using the CMD+F shortcut. However, as far as I can tell, there exists no shortcut for accessing those items once the search has ...
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Podcast ep on iphone 5s will not delete

I've moved to the UK and just got a new 5s phone and restored it from my old settings on my US iphone 5. One glitch I've noticed seems to be w/ iTunes music or podcasts showing up on the phone in ...
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I have a “Remove” button next to app icon on iTunes' app-page

In iTunes, on the app-page, I have somehow got a "Remove" button next to my app icons (left hand window). I can't get rid of the remove button and I'm afraid it deletes my apps permanently. How did ...
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iTunes sync with songs on a new disk drive

When I switched computers I moved my music to a data drive D but now itunes can't find most of the music. Any ideas how I get itunes to search all drives and re-add???
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What happens when I share an iTunes Radio station I've created?

I just shared one of my custom iTunes Radio stations to a friend via email. What happens when they access it in iTunes? Are they getting a read-only instance of my station, a read-write instance, or a ...
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Doubt with iTunes account with different countries

I already have an iTunes Indian account. Now from Account settings, I can change my country and select US. It will ask to license agreement and US address. After that I am signed into iTunes US store. ...
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How to get iTunes to stop trying to download purchases

I purchased a TV series season last year to watch on my Apple TV. My Macbook still tries to download all the episodes every time I launch iTunes. I read online that you can delete everything in the ...
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How to delete iTunes U content but keep the reference? [duplicate]

I want to delete the previously downloaded videos in iTunes U, but keep the references to the course/videos to download in the future? How can I do this in iTunes 11?
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Is Apple TV intelligent enough to stream directly from a NAS?

I'm considering purchasing an Apple TV. I understand that I need to include movies in iTunes in order to play them on the device. On my iMac, my movies are linked in iTunes over a shared drive to my ...
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iTunes Match can no longer download anything on iPhone

I am able to stream songs but cannot download and store them. This goes for any song in my library whether purchased, matched, or uploaded and whether Wi-Fi or LTE. This has become a large issue as ...
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Sync iTunes library across two machines

I would like to sync my music library across both my Macs. (one way sync from Machine A to Machine B) I currently already am able to sync across the music itself using rsync, however I would also like ...
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Get video from iPhone Videos app onto Mac/PC

So a friend of mine has a video in the "Videos" app under "Home Videos" that was created using iMovie on his Mac. His mac has since been wiped and he's lost the video. It is however still on his ...
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iPhone/iPad back up to different hard drive?

Is there a way to have iTunes store your iPhone/iPad/iPod back up to a different hard drive on a Mac?
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iTunes version in AppStore download of Mountain Lion

What version of iTunes comes with current AppStore download of Mountain Lion? 10.7? 11.0? UPDATE: As of today (6-Dec-2013), AppStore has 10.8.5 with iTunes 11.0.1. Was hoping to avoid a whole VM ...
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Why does iTunes only play one song?

So here's what my iTunes looks like right now: Nothing on this screen does what I'd expect, which may or may not be a problem with my expectations. Why does double clicking on a track play only ...
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Why does iTunes keep re-downloading my deleted podcast episodes?

I delete my podcast episodes from iTunes after I listen to them. Recently, I migrated from a Lion machine to a Mavericks machine (both iTunes 11), bringing my iTunes Library with me (but not my ...
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apps free but card is charged

i have saved one card details with my app id as it does not allow u to browse the itune store without that . Now i try downloaidng few free apps for ipad . After sometime i recivied notifcation from ...