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

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Manually Draining iPhone Battery When iPhone is in Restore Mode

I have an old iPhone 5 that is unable to be restored. I am still trying to restore the iPhone with iTunes 12.3.1 on a MacBook Pro 15" w/ Retina running OS X El Capitan. Things I tried to resolve this ...
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iTunes 12.3 doesn't recognize iPad 1 with iOS 5

I've upgraded my MacBook to El Capitan and my iTunes 12.3 doesn't recognize my iPad 1 with iOS 5 nor my iPhone 4s with iOS 9.1 any more. I thought it was because my iPad 1 is too old and can't ...
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Iphone 6, 9.1 iOS, Sync problem

Just upgraded to an iPhone 6 from the 4s, as soon as I plugged it into my computer to re-sync all of my music it gave me an update to 9.1. After the update I began to sync my music only to have maybe ...
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How to find a missing track in iTunes? [duplicate]

Missing as in, if I do find it and try to do something with it, iTunes will say "The file is not there; want to look for it?" I suspect there are two of them, because every time I sync iPad, I get ...
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What does 'sync' exactly mean when using iTunes?

I have been confused about using "sync" in iTunes. Let us say I have A laptop, and An iphone. When I connect the iPhone with the laptop, iTunes pops up inviting me to sync By "sync", does it ...
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Exclude Music from Matching by Apple Music or iTunes Match

The matching algorithm Apple uses is very aggressive and will many times mismatch music from my library no matter how well tagged it is. This is a nuisance for many and the information on how to ...
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Want to change Game Category with new Update

We already published a 3D Infinite runner game on App Store. When we published the game we chose ACTION and ARCADE category but Apple automatically add out game in to Kids Section as well as 5 & ...
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Managing iTunes Music with Multiple Devices

I recently started creating a new iTunes library of music that I am meticulously organizing with playlists, tags, and ratings. I'd like to share it on my girlfriend's phone but I want to ensure ...
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Constant lag issue when streaming music from iTunes to Apple TV, not the other way around

My network is setup as follows: Cisco DPC3825 Modem / router; wireless is disabled. DNS servers set to Google, then Shaw as a backup. Apple Airport Extreme (in bridge mode) connected via ethernet to ...
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Different Podcasts on two iPhones

I have two different iPhones, both using the same iTunes account. I want one iPhone to have a set of podcasts I'll use at the gym and the other to have a set of podcasts I'll use for commuting. How ...
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How to disable Apple Radio in iTunes and iOS?

Update: iTunes/Apple Radio is now a paid service only — making it's removal from clogging up our screens more relevant. On an iPhone, it's possible to disable Apple Music from cluttering your ...
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How to restore default iTunes media organization?

I have iTunes running on my El Capitan Mac Mini. I have the iTunes Media folder linked to a NAS using NFS. This has worked for me quite well in the past. However after upgrading the storage on my Mac ...
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iTunes shortcut to delete files from disk

I remember iTunes has a shortcut "Cmd + Opt + delete" to delele files from disk, it works in any playlist in iTunes. But now it's no longer available. Thank you for your help.
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Album covers getting mixed up on phone from iTunes

I had this problem earlier but then knew how to fix it, it was when I sent songs to my iphone the cover art got messed up with art from songs I already have on my phone. I fixed this by uploading the ...
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How to remove the “E” label from songs in iTunes? [duplicate]

I have numerous "E" on songs on my iPhone and MacBook and they are attached to songs that are from musicals and not explicit at all. Can you please tell me how I can fix this and remove these?
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New podcast stations created in iTunes disappear next time I launch the application

I've got four Stations in my iTunes podcasts tab. They work just fine. When I try to create a fifth or sixth station, those work fine too -- but the next time I start iTunes, they have disappeared. ...
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Cannot connect to App Store via iPhone - Wrong Password although password is right

So I have this weird problem. I can connect to the App Store via iTunes on my Macbook. However, if I try to connect via the iPhone appstore using the same email and password I get: "Verification ...
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iTunes does not sync photos to the iPad

I have the most recent versions of iOS and iTunes. I have many thousands of photos. I attempt a sync by selecting my Pictures sub Folder to sync from. There is a lot of activity but after several ...
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why isn't iPad showing music from iCloud?

I have my iPad plugged into the Macbook Air. Under iTunes settings on my Macbook, I have checked Sync with this iPad over WiFi. On the iPad, I have the iCloud Music Library option on. I do not have ...
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Smart playlist consisting only of tracks that are sync'ed to a device

I currently have my iTunes set up so that certain Artists and Genres automatically sync to my iPad, and other Artists and Genres automatically sync to my iPod Touch. That's already done. Now I'd ...
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iTunes: “Your account was changed while you were editing your account information.”

I logged into the iTunes store via Settings on a new iPhone 5s, and it automatically went to the "confirm your payment information" page. I confirmed my method of payment (none), and it came back ...
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Music shuffle with latest update is based on recent listening

I saw this post on why iTunes Shuffle All isn't random: Why isn't iTunes shuffle random? but that doesn't explain what I've been noticing since updating to iOS9 on my iPhone 6. If I select a ...
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Sync a macbook's iTunes library from an offline library stored on a disk

I know that it's possible to store one's music library on an external disk attached to an Airport Extreme or an AirPort Time Capsule: Option + iTunes, "Choose Library...". One can also store a ...
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Play all songs of an artist using iTunes Apple Music?

I'd like to play all the songs of an artist using iTunes and the Apple Music subscription... On some artists I see some top tabs, more precisely: "All / Music" and pressing on Music I get the list of ...
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Transferring apps from device to itunes

Reading conflicting information on this one. iOS 9.1, iTunes 12.3.1. When I sync, any apps I have purchased recently do not show up in iTunes. Some things I've read say it's a bug, some say it's by ...
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Cannot recover previously bought app

I've bought in 2010 the app "GoodReader" for iPhone and I would like to restore it to my iPad. However I cannot see it in my list of purchased apps in iTunes (although many others do show up). Any ...
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Itunes run whenever the windows start, how to block no run?

After install itunes, it starts whenever the window start, How can I block? I tried , msconfig -> start program -> disable itunes help Installed ccleaner disable apple on startup disable some apple ...
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How to copy/sync music downloaded from Apple Music on iTunes to iPhone?

I have Apple Music subscription. When I make songs available offline(on iPhone 5s) I can listen to them on the device that I downloaded the songs without internet and not offline on iTunes on my ...
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Updating iPhone apps via iTunes on Windows

i got a problem with my iPhone's Wi-Fi. It don't want to connect to the wifi, and it took so long to connect to the wifi, but when it connected, it disconnect. and i have an apps to be update. So, i ...
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Is there a way to make a playlist of songs that are not found in iTunes

It used to be that if you made a playlist and dragged all your music into it, the songs that were not found were not included in the target playlist, so you could find all lost sings easily. Apple ...
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Reduce window width iTunes

I would like to reduce the width of the iTunes window, but it won't go any smaller past a certain preset width. The same restriction doesn't seem to apply to the height of the window, so surely there ...
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Adding “Explicit” Label to Songs

When transferring a song from a CD to my iTunes library (or downloading an .mp3), I've noticed that Explicit and Clean labels are not present (as seen below). I've already added all the information ...
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Restore my iphone 5s

I got a new iphone and had it all set up, then i decided to sync it to my computer so I plugged it in. It asked me if I wanted to set it up like a new phone or as my old iphone. I chose the old iphone ...
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iTunes artwork not shown in retina

I've got this pet peeve where it really annoys me when something isn't consistent, and this particular issue has been there for quite a while. When I'm in iTunes using album view mode and I open an ...
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Windows sees iPhone but iTunes does not

I'm running Windows 7 in VirtualBox with Linux as a host. I'd like to sync my iPhone with iTunes installed in the VM. I've set up USB filters in VirtualBox, and Windows sees my iPhone upon ...
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High CPU usage when Your iCloud session has expired

I have had this problem here: El Capitan: Your iCloud session has expired In addition to this I noticed that iTunes is using nearly 100% of the CPU and the fans go crazy. After logging and fixing ...
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iTunes' music sharing disconnects when Macbook sleeps

My Macbook Pro, OSX El Capitan 10.11.1, disconnects from my Windows PC's shared iTunes library whenever it (my Macbook) sleeps. To reconnect it I have to restart music sharing from the Windows ...
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Why my iPhone 6s restore application and its user data by Internet even when I backup them by iTune?

I got my iPhone 6s and transfered content from my old iPhone 5 by following Apple Support HT201269, and backup my iPhone 5 with iTunes. After I restored the backup to my iPhone 6s, it's seemed that 6s ...
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iphone icon won't show up in itunes

I upgraded iTunes and now my iPhone won't show up in it. I have uninstalled iTunes, reinstored it and still nothing. I go to file, click on devices and sync etc is not highlighted. Can anyone help me? ...
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What happens during an iPhone restore

I'm looking at the apticket system and capturing TSS data. I want to know all the steps in restoring and verifying the IPSW, and exactly what data is sent to the signing server. From what I ...
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iTunes media keys not working in Mac OS X El Capitan

My media keys had stopped working in iTunes on my Macbook Pro. They were working fine in VLC. I tried checking for the usual suspects: iTunes preferences Google Chrome Play music extension Neither ...
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the credit you entered is invalid while changing app store country

I have 3 credit cards, AMEX VISA and Master, all of them are assuringly valid in Japan, but when I tried to switch country back to Japan, it always said "the card you entered is invalid." whichever I ...
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Execute arbitrary script when iTunes plays new song?

I want to execute a script when iTunes plays a new song. I have looked at Automator as well as the iTunes Library in Script Editor, but don't see anything that will allow me to do this. Any ideas?
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Recover deleted voice memos

I accidentally deleted some of my voice memos on iTunes and they were automatically gone forever on my iPhone. I've never backed up my iPhone. Is there a way to restore the lost voice memos?
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iTunes / Apple Music Duplicate / Music not in my Library that should be

I just got a brand new iMac. I have most my home directory folders (Documents, Downloads, Music, Movies, Pictures) in Dropbox and use symlinks to access them so if I ever need to reinstall or anything ...
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How would I add a .ipa file from my computer to my iPhone?

How would I add a .ipa file from my computer to my iPhone 5 running iOS 9.1 through iTunes or any other service that does not require a jailbreak? I have Windows 10 x64. I have heard that you have to ...
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Trying to restore phone from backup, but can't update iTunes to latest version

I'm trying to update iTunes to the latest version in order to restore my newly repaired iPhone from backup. When connecting my phone to iTunes, a message box appears saying I have to update iTunes to ...
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Song lyrics from iTunes on Mac won't show up on Android phone

In iTunes, I download many songs and often change the lyrics in the songs on the "Get Info" tab into translated lyrics. It maintains the translated lyrics perfectly fine on my mac book, but when I try ...
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Add Lyrics to iTunes with a program [duplicate]

I've been looking for a program ,or a widget, that could search for lyrics, download them and add them to iTunes (or display the lyrics while I'm playing a song). All those I could find were outdated ...
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Wiping An Apple Mac For Re-Selling

I don't use my Mac so im going to sell it. I want to give the customer a clean mac so I have completely wiped the HD and reinstalled Mac OS X. Ive been reading about people getting locked out of their ...