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

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An automated iTunes?

So I've wanted this for a really long time but I'm not 100% sure how to do it. I basically want to be able to have iTunes play a radio station when I come home. I was thinking of being able to have ...
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iTunes music available from iPad iTunes to iPhone iTunes?

I used iPad 2 a long time before getting iPhone 4S so all my music is on there. Now I cannot get the music from iPad to iPhone. How can I do it?
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iTunes 10.7: Does listening to songs change their mp3-files?

I use iTunes to listen to music and I use Wuala to backup my mp3-files. Before recent versions of iTunes, I never had any problem with that. But with more recent versions (I don't know when it ...
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What exactly is included when I backup my iPhone 4 using iTunes?

I have read this question Does an iTunes iOS device backup include everything on the device? but it doesn't seem to be explicit/succinct enough and I can't find a clear list of what exactly is and ...
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How do I delete items in my itunes download queue? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Delete a purchased file from ITunes Download Queue without downloading file I have some episodes of a TV program in itunes (on my ipad) that I didn't download for a long ...
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Album art not syncing to iPhone for playlists

A while ago I had a crash which wiped all the music synchronisation settings from my phone. Until that point I'd synced based on selecting albums and artists in iTunes when the phone was plugged in, ...
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Suddenly I'm requested to restore my iPhone to factory settings

I have an iPhone 4 loaded with unmodified iOS 6. I use it (for two years now) with a virtualbox running Windows XP with iTunes (10.7 currently). Everything works just peachy most of the time, and ...
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How can I turn off “iTunes incoming connection” warning?

I have enabled my firewall on Mac OS X Lion. And now every single time I open iTunes I get this warning:
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How to sort videos into folders?

How can I sort videos into folders/categories using iTunes ? I've tried adding info to the sorting field tab when I click on 'Get Info' after right clicking on the video itself. But the videos always ...
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iTunes is splitting one podcast into multiple podcasts. How do I fix it?

I did not have this problem, until today. A new episode of Cult of Mac came out (#39). It was put into a different podcast folder, even though the episodes before it, have the same metadata. I tried ...
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Set Spotify as the source for song titles instead of iTunes

A lot of applications say something to the effect of "get the current song title from iTunes for your status", so is there any way to have those pull from Spotify instead of iTunes? I'm willing to ...
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Can I get non-iBooks Store ePub files into my iCloud iBooks library?

I buy quite a few ePub e-books from sources other than the iBooks Store. I used to use iTunes to sync these to my iPad and iPhone. However, I’m trying to set up my iPad and iPhone to purely sync ...
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New Computer bought will information be deleted?

I bought a new computer recently and have not plugged my iphone into it yet. I had my phone synced with my old computer which crashed and cannot retrieve any information off of it including my music. ...
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How can I manage two different contact lists in iTunes?

I'm trying to work out how to best manage having two separate contacts lists, mine and my husbands, to back-up in iCloud and sync to our individual phones through iTunes? Could you assist with this? ...
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iTunes music syncing between 2 devices but separate Apple IDs

I have an iPhone 4S and my son has an IPod 4th generation. When I set up his iPod, I just synced it with my iTunes music that I selected from my library. However, now if he uses iMessage, it sends ...
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Why does iTunes repeatedly start playing

Whenever I plug my 13" MacBook Pro into my TV (via DVI) iTunes spontaneously starts playing. If I quit it, it reopens and starts playing again. I ended up having to rename iTunes.app to get it to ...
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My iphone is stuck on connect to itunes screen and nothing can get it off of it? [closed]

The screen just shows a usb with an arrow pointitng to itunes.
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How to update iPhone via iTunes without getting rid of apps that I purchased?

I want to update my iPhone on iTunes but it says that it will delete all of the apps and media on my iPhone that I purchased. I synced it but I don't know what to do next. It says it will only save ...
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iPhone playlist changes

I've deleted playlists in my iTunes, but I can't get rid of them on my iPhone. I've tried syncing it but this doesn't work. Nor does it re-sync them back to iTunes to try and delete again - they just ...
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iPhone/iTunes play count & location updating

Here's the scenario: My phone holds my music list, and is synchronized with my home computer My work computer also runs iTunes, and I plug my phone in there to play music by first having told it not ...
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iPhone 5 not appearing in iTunes

I have an older mac that has iTunes 9.2.1 and my new iPhone 5 does not appear in the device list. Are iPhone 5s compatible with iTunes 9.2.1? My Mac is on an older OS X which is not capable of ...
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How can I name a voice memo in iTunes

How can I add a name or title to the voice memos that sync from my iPhone to iTunes on my Mac? All I get in the playlist is the date and duration of the memo - right click, left click, nothing works.
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Can I see any information about which machines are authorized against my iTunes account?

When I just opened iTunes and authorized my Mac against it for purchases, it told me there were two machines authorized against my iTunes account (therefore, one other one). However, I can't think ...
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Download videos faster

This isn't exactly a MacOS question, rather it is related to iTunes. I am asking the question in this site, because I can't find any solution in the internet. I want to download the videos in this ...
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How do I get my music to appear in iTunes when I'm sharing the app with another user's account?

I share iTunes on my computer with my daughter in law, but when I go to plug my phone in to get my music, it tells me to connect to her account when I have my own account, I tried logging her out and ...
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Find iTunes songs with specific format (MPEG 1, Layer 2)

Recently I discovered that my iTunes Library contains songs with the MPEG-1, Layer 2 format. It's impossible to sync them to my iPod. So I want to convert them to AAC or MP3. But therefor I need a ...
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If I erase and sync my iTunes library on my iPhone will I also lose my pictures that are on iCloud?

My hard drive failed on my computer and I can’t retrieve the original iTunes library. I lost all my music and photos that were saved on the computer as well. I still have 190 photos on my camera roll ...
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iTunes isn't installed on both user accounts on PC

How do I change where iTunes is installed to on Windows? For example, on my PC, iTunes shows up on my husband's user name but not mine.
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Downloading preorders from iTunes in iOS6

I preordered some music last night via iTunes on my computer at home. I have an iPad at work that is bound to the same iTunes account. I go to the "Purchased" section in iTunes on the iPad and my ...
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Can't sync iphone with Mac after restoring from TimeMachine

I recently reinstalled my MacBook from a time machine backup (because I installed an SSD) [*]. Now syncing my iPhone via iTunes doesn't seem to work anymore: At first, it displayed "over capacity" by ...
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How to check which files are not in iTunes library, but are in iTunes folder?

This is a question from Wil Wheaton's google+, but I would like to get an answer too, stackexchange style. Suppose you have all your music in a folder called /iTunes/Music. When you add files to ...
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Can iBooks be synced from an iPad to a new computer to save my documents?

I formated my Mac after a few years of work and forgot to do books backup because iPad was lightly used. As a result all my books stuck on the iPad and if I want to add some new from a computer it ...
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Install iOS 5.1.1 on iPod touch 4th gen not jailbroken with current iOS 4.1

I have an iPod 4th generation which is never jailbroken with iOS 4.1 and want to update it to 5.1.1. I downloaded the .ipsw file. On clicking ⌥ alt/option + Restore in iTunes (10.7) and selecting the ...
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iTunes Books lists

I have little space on the iPad and I need to do the following: On work days: sync a books collection that relates to work On off-word days: sync a books collection that is "just for me" Short of ...
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iPhone Birthdays vs OSX birthdays

My OSX calendar app is configured to show all the birthdays of my contacts (they are displayed as this special calendar with the parcel icon in OSX). It seems that iOS (6, on iPhone 5) does that too ...
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How do I know my last Recently Watched Movies in iTunes?

In windows I go to file, and then recent files and it'll show my most recently seen movies or document. How do I do so in iTunes? I got these many movies. One of them told me how to convert to ...
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How do I copy the location of a track to the “Comments” section in iTunes?

I dont understand why this is not working. If anybody knows how to resolve this issue: tell application "iTunes" copy location of track 1 of playlist "Test" to Comments end tell Applescript ...
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iTunes will not shuffle a playlist

iTunes will not shuffle a playlist at all. I have tried deleting it and making a new playlist and it still will not shuffle. Yet, if I make a completely different playlist with different artists that ...
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To sync Iphone apps with iTunes or not?

As most people I'm sure, I'm using the more or less default setup with my iPhone 4S and iTunes (on a Mac). I'm thinking of disabling the option to sync apps with iTunes. I realize this will wipe ...
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What is the meaning of the check box and circle in this iTune U

If it means watched, then I saw the check box is over there even though I selected unwatched column. Does it mean downloaded? There is no tool tips and it's kind of silly to have 2 columns ...
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How to remove the automatic ratings from songs in iTunes?

I want to remove the automatic ratings from my songs: However, they don't disappear after right-click->Rating->None
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How to get subtitles on AppleTV via AirPlay from iTunes on a Mac?

I'm pretty sure this used to work... I can play a movie in iTunes on my Mac. When played on "My computer" I get the little speech bubble icon and can choose to have subtitles or not. But when I choose ...
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My iphone 3gs won't connect to iTunes

I've tried everything. reinstalling iTunes restarting Apple Mobile Device bought a different cable restarting my laptop restarting the iphone checked for iTunes Helper Services uninstalled and ...
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Why is iTunes unable to recognize the content on my iPhone during sync?

When iTunes mounts my iPhone (this has also happened with my iPad), it's unable to recognize any of the content on the phone, so any changes to what it should sync are added on top of everything that ...
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How to back up iPhoto and iTunes using Dropbox

Could someone explain in simple terms exactly how to back up iPhoto and iTunes (and if possible keep it synced) using Dropbox, please? I have purchased some additional space with Dropbox to do this, ...
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Upgrade iPad 2 from 4.3.5 to 5.1.1

I want to install iOS 5.1.1 on my iPad 2. Currently it's running on 4.3.5. iTunes just shows me a popup with the option to install iOS 6.0. How can I install 5.1.1?
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Importing songs from folder, ignoring existing ones

I recently rebuilt my iTunes library by creating a new one, and simply dragging & dropping my "Music" folder (with about 1,000 MP3s etc.) into it. The folder that contains the music files is ...
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How can I get iTunes to use a library on an external HD?

I've configured iTunes to use a library on an external drive by going to Preferences > Advanced and setting the "iTunes media folder location". It was working fine for months. Then last night I ...
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iTunes 10.7.0.21 (and earlier) on Windows 7 64bit crashes when converting to AAC

[Also posted in the Apple Support Communities, where it has not received any responses so far.] iTunes crashes very consistently whenever I try to convert songs to AAC format. Sometimes I can get ...
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Is it legal to install a personal copy of Final Cut Pro X on my work computer?

I work at a private school, but also do freelance video work on the side. I own a copy of Final Cut Pro X through the App Store, and was curious if it were legitimate for me to install this on the ...