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

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Merging iTunes files from folders on different drives into one folder

Earlier today I changed the location of the iTunes media folder from the C to the J drive and consolidated the files. Apparently consolidation leaves duplicates in the original file. I searched my ...
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How to tell iTunes to ignore my phone?

As I told in another question I now have 2 MacPros, One Snow Leo/iTunes 11.4 and Yosemite / iTunes 12.3. As told in the other question, this was in response to my iPhone6 purchase. It won't talk to ...
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Omitting photos when backing up an iphone to a macbook with itunes

I have a 64GB iPhone 6 and a MacBook Air with a 256GB disk, about 20GB of which is empty. There are about 24GB of photos and videos on the iPhone, all of which have been imported into the Photos app ...
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Transferring apps to new iPhone?

I just got an iPhone 6, upgrading from the 5. My main computer is a Mac Pro Running Snow Leo, and iTunes 11.4. I backed up the iPhone 5 and when I went to sync to the 6, I got a warning that it wants ...
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TV show filename format for automatic handling by iTunes

Is there a format of filenames for TV show mp4 files, such as 'S#E# - EpisodeTitle.mp4' that iTunes detects and automatically update the metadata and sort the files accordingly in my library? I hate ...
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Accessing/Viewing iTunes File Sharing Folders Locally on iPhone without Computer

I use a music application called Vox on my iPhone. Usually, when I want to transfer my iTunes music to it, I go on my computer, plug in my phone, open iFunBox, and put the music in its iTunes File ...
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iTunes “Authorization required”

My iTunes account is loaded from CDs (back in the old days) and has very few downloads from the app store. However, when I plug in an iPhone, it asks for authorization to transfer the music onto the ...
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How do I prevent iTunes TOS prompt?

iTunes has been popping up several times per day asking me to accept or decline their TOS. I have declined for the past 5-ish years (2.5 years on this laptop in particular) because it is not a piece ...
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Suddenly all my apple music songs are gone

I open my Music App from iPhone and suddenly I don't see any songs. Neither I see any storage size for songs that used be around 2.5 GB. I restarted my phone with no luck. I have not sync my phone ...
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Why are some tracks in my iTunes grayed out?

Note: There seems to have been quite a few threads on grayed out tracks on iTunes but none of them seem to be relevant with my question/issue. Context: I have just subscribed to Apple Music about 2 ...
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How to move books from iBooks on my iPhone with iTunes on Mac?

The first thing I bought was an iPhone. I have a lot of books there in iBooks. Now I would like to sync this library across my other devices: Mac and iPad. I know that the base for devices is Macbook ...
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Export single SMS from iPhone and import on another iPhone

Is there a possibility to sync the messages between two iPhones? Currently, I'm switching from one phone to another, but one device has got a new SMS. How can I export the single SMS and import it on ...
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Unable to use itunes file sharing?

I am running iTunes 12.1.2 under Windows XP on virtualbox on host Ubuntu 15.10, and my iPad 3 is on ios 9.2. I have a really weird issue. iTunes detects my device fine but when I go to apps and ...
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iPad 2 asks to connect to iTunes while iTunes asks for passcode on iPad

SCENARIO: I have an old iPad 2 (I think) model A1396 from a relative reclaiming an iTunes update. iPad screen is telling device is deactivated and should be connected to iTunes. WHAT I'VE TRIED ...
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How to avoid iTunes asking for iCloud account?

iTunes always asks me to log into my iCloud account. I do not want to use iCloud. This message to log in drives me crazy, it pops up every five minutes. How can I stop/avoid this, while still using ...
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Move album from iTunes on PC to Macbook wirelessly

I have just used iTunes to import a CD on my desktop Windows 7 PC. I'd actually like the CD on my Macbook Pro's (El Capitan) iTunes library; I've been using iTunes' Music Sharing to access it in the ...
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Can't rip CD into my Son's iPod because of Apple Music

I'm a simple man. I want to take the CD my son got in kindergarten. Rip it into mp3/aac using my iTunes 11.3 El Capitan based Mac. Plug in my Son's 5th gen iOS 9,2 based iPod Touch. Put the ripped ...
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Stream matched/uploaded music when local files are not available

I use iTunes a lot on the go but I have my music at home on an external harddisk. Every time I try to play a song in iTunes I receive a message that the original song cannot be found. The laptop I use ...
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Apple Music play count not syncing between iPhone and iTunes

I'm running Apple Music on my mac and iPhone. I have an album in My Music, so the plays should be syncing, but the play count is not being effected by music played on my phone. Is there any trip to ...
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Will my backup from previous iTunes v12 be available when I installed iTunes v13 on same laptop?

I have a back up of my iphone 5s on itunes 12.1.2 After buying a new iPhone 6s, I opened immediately my iTunes 12.1.2 and a pop up window said that I have to download the latest iTunes before it can ...
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Where are iOS updates in El Capitan located on Mac

Someone posted this question before giving the following location as the directory ~/Library/iTunes/iPhone Software Updates I am downloading the latest version right now and it is NOT in this ...
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How can I move or replicate my Apple Music iTunes Cloud Library to Spotify?

I have been using Apple Music from day 1, but I'm disappointed and want to move back to Spotify. Is there any way at all to easily replicate or move my entire library from Apple Music to Spotify? ...
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How do I install an old app on a new phone?

I recently purchased an iPhone 6, and I used to use an iPhone 4. I have several apps on my old phone that I'd like to bring onto my new phone. I've backed up these apps into my iTunes, and I'd like ...
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Photos library not showing in iTunes

I can't see any longer any Photos library inside iTunes->Phone->photos. Nor my full photos collection neither any newly created test library can be chosen in the option "Copy photos from" I don't ...
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Changing security questions

i have 15$ in my iTunes account and whenever I try to buy something, it says I have to answer security questions, but I do not remember any of them. So when I try to reset my security questions, it ...
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How to back up iPhone / iPad without PC or iCloud?

Are there ways besides iCloud or using a computer with iTunes to back up data on your iPhone or iPad? One way seems to be a USB flash drive with a lightning connector... But is that just for photos ...
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How to use Applescript to find duplicate files and .mp3 files in my iTunes “Music” folder and subfolders?

I recently moved my iTunes music library onto a new computer set-up by copying the "iTunes Media" folder onto an external HD and then onto my local disk. When I opened iTunes for the first time, it ...
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switching Netflix to Apple TV/iCloud payment

I have a lot of money on my iTunes account and am using it to pay for Hulu and HBO currently, but I want to switch my Netflix account to it as well. The only thing I don't know is how do I login to ...
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iTunes music not playing in Gopro studio

I have compiled a video in the Gopro studio and have tried to add some music from iTunes, 3 tracks which I have in my personal library. One of the tracks plays fine without issue, however the other ...
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Why does iPhone Music app show me “Apple Music” logo instead of my iTunes songs?

I synced all of the music in my iTunes Library to my iPhone (like it was an iPod). I've been listening to the music in my Jeep for weeks by plugging into the USB port and choosing songs and playlists ...
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iPhone 6 & iOS 9 - ad hoc app will not install

I'm having problems installing our developed app (distributed via ad-hoc) to iOS9. The ipa installs and works fine on iPhone 4 and on iPad 2 (iOS 9.1) but nothing seems to work for iPhone 6 with iOS ...
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New iPhone 6s lost the new photos after synching to iTunes (restore old back up of iPhone 5s)

I have new iPhone 6s with lots of holiday photos. After synching to itunes, with only intention to sync the contacts, iTunes prompt me 2 question: Set as new iphone and recover old back up. I chose ...
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Apple Music filling iPhone with everything

Just turned on Apple Music on my Mac (not that Apple has relaxed the 25,000 song limit). After doing so I notice my iPhone getting hot and where I once had ~60 GB of free space, now I'm getting ...
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Can't restore iPad 2 with new iTunes… error 9

Ok so I updated my iTunes on my (Mac Book Pro) and tried to install the new iOS on my iPad... got error 9. (((Switched cables, tried the other usb connecter... same error.))) Searched the net... ...
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I lost my ripped cds from my Itunes library when I downloaded the latest version.

I lost my ripped ads when I downloaded the latest version of iTunes. They are still on my phone. Can they be transferred back?
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Apple Music vs. iTunes Match

I am a prolific Garageband user, therefore I have lots of my own songs in my iTunes collection, which obviously will not be available via Apple's music library... I am currently paying for iTunes ...
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iPhone music deleted and can't sync music from iTunes

I was listening to music in my car one day when all of a sudden the music stopped playing and all the music on my iPhone 6s Plus was gone. I have now plugged my phone into the computer to put the ...
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Question about iPod/iTunes

My husband has a older iPod nano. He has music on it that he put in himself from cd's which were misplaced in a move. He also has music from iTunes. In addition, since I have an android phone, I ...
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How do I share all my itunes music with a friend?

I would like to share my whole iTunes library with a friend. He also has an ipod so I take it he also has iTunes on his pc ( with his own apple account and Id ). My library is just under 7 gig and I ...
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iTunes (version 12.3.1.23) doesn't play my TV Shows/Movies!

iTunes doesn't play my tv shows or movies anymore. The timeline moves forward but the screen remains black and there is no audio! I already tried to deauthorise and reauthorise my macbook but nothing ...
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iPhone 5 upgrading after syncing with iTunes

I synced with iPhone and was asked whether I wanted to upgrade my iPhone 5. After that I could not open my phone. When pressing the started button I get a picture of what looks like a charger with ...
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What's the the download size of Restore and Update for iPad via iTunes?

If you plugin you iPad to your PC and choose to reset it, and iTunes wants to Update and Restore your iPad, how much data will it download?
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Two itunes accounts on one laptop

My wife and I have two separate iTunes accounts and two separate laptops. Now that we are married, when it came to the time we both needed to replace our own laptops we decided just to buy one. I ...
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Copy Apps from iPad to PC iOS 9 [duplicate]

I have lots of apps on my iPad and I want to copy them to my PC, usually I'd just click transfer purchased in iTunes but now it's not working. I want to backup and restore my iPad because I've been ...
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Remove music from my iPhone

My daughter's music appears in my iTunes on my Iphone only...not any other devices. If I remove these from my phone will she still be able to access the music on her device?
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“iTunes will erase and restore your iPad to iOS 8.4.1 and will verify the restore with Apple.”

What doest verify the restore with Apple mean for me? What will be the effect when I perform such update? What I am going to do? Downgrade iPad to iOS 8.4.1. So far I downloaded .ipsw file, and then ...
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Implementing virtual currency is against latest apple guidelines?

Iam thinking about implementing virtual currency for my book reader app . But before implementing the virtual currency i did a few r&d and still am not clear about the apple guidelines for virtual ...
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Disfunctioning songs on Apple music

Some songs in apple music can't be played. It is very weird cause in the start I could listen to these songs, and then suddenly they became unable to play. They just turned grey and it isn't possible ...
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Putting imported tacks into an album

I just imported music from some CD's I had, and iTunes put each track into a single album. How do I put all the tracks into 1 album?
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How do I enable the purchase/preview/downloading of explicit content?

I have content in the iTunes store that is marked as explicit, however, for some odd reason, despite having the lack of parental restrictions, I cannot access (purchase or preview) explicit content. ...