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Does Home Sharing require Internet access for movies?

Experience already tells me the answer is 'yes', but I'm curious if anyone has a reference. Recently, my cable internet went out. I think: no problem, I've got all kinds of purchased movies and TV ...
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iTunes NOT Using Gift Cards on File

I have as my iTunes balance around $52. When my son, using the Family Share program, requests to purchase a song and I approve, it is bypassing the Gift Card balance and charging my credit card. Any ...
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What does an “All” nested group do in a “Match All” Smart Playlist?

When creating a Smart Playlist, what does placing a "All of the following are true" nested group when the playlist is set to "Match all of the following rules"? I've tried reading through it ...
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Adjust volume for all songs of an iTunes playlist

Is there a possibility to (automatically ?) adjust the volume of all songs of a play list? If possible I don't want to change the sound file itself. Ideally this would be somehow stored per play ...
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How to restore a playlist (not the music) in iTunes?

How to restore a playlist (not the music) in iTunes? Background: I recently had to restore OS 10.8.5 and incredibly, the hard drive containing TimeMachine info crashed half way into the restoration ...
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Prevent iTunes from opening when connecting bluetooth speaker

I did read iTunes keeps starting automatically but since I don't have the console output mentioned in this thread I don't know how to pin down the problem. So iTunes keeps opening when connecting my ...
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Can't burn newly created playlist to CD with iTunes 12.1

I just want to burn some music for my Mom to a CD-R. I've done this multiple times. If I check MP3 CD box, I receive message stating all music is not MP3, and it won't allow. If I check other option, ...
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How to use iTunes Match with two user accounts on the same computer?

Me and my partner have a Mac Pro in our house, each with our own user account. We both use iTunes, have iPhones, our own Apple IDs, and each have a subscription to iTunes Match. However, for some ...
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How to restore or rebuy deleted iTunes audiobook purchase?

I lost my copy of a downloaded audio book from iTunes. I also accidentally deleted my computer copy. I am willing to rebuy the audiobook but iTunes will not let me rebuy the audiobook. It just tells ...
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Duplicated Songs on my iPhone 5C

I recently had my phone iPhone 5C replaced (SIM Card Problems). As soon as I got this new one, I went home and synced it. All of my songs were duplicated, and I had no idea what had happened to it. I ...
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Is the best seller list of podcasts sensitive to the user's history or user's region on the iTunes app?

I've been listening to some podcasts on the iTunes app, and each time I finish any of them, the list of best sellers is rearranged to show the last I was listening to first the list, and all the ...
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How to change Artist profile image?

Is there anyway to force/change/reset the profile image that shows up for an Artist in iTunes?
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Can I receive money as a gift on iTunes from a different country?

Someone in US is sending 25 dollars as a gift to me in Ireland, how would I know when I recieve it? And can it be done in the first place?
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Recover photos from the iTunes backup of a dead iPhone

My wife's iPhone 4 just died: it won't turn on and doesn't charge. It's basically a brick right now. She needs to recover the photos on it. Is there any way to recover this from the iTunes backup ...
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Play folder or file in iTunes without adding it into library

Is there a way to play a file or folder in iTunes without adding it into iTunes library? I have quite large collection of music that i want to listen to but not necessarily keep. So i want to be able ...
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Macbook Pro - iTunes

I listen to the radio on iTunes but lately it seems to jump to the next station on it's own, if I click back onto the original station then it plays again for a few minutes and jumps again, if I leave ...
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Itunes won't play movies in quicktime (windows, current itunes version)

I try to play a file in Itunes but it gives me an error message saying that it requires quicktime which is not supported by this version of itunes. so...what is the fix here?
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Different iCloud and iTunes accounts on one device

I recently got divorced. My ex-husband has changed the Apple ID password for his account and won't share it with me. All three of my boys are on his account. I can no longer see them on Find My ...
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Perform restore without update?

I want to restore my iPad to factory settings. Its an iPad 2,1 running iOS 8.1: However, when I connect to iTunes and click Restore iPad..., I get the message: I'm not interested in 8.1.3, which ...
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How to copy pdf files to be view with iBooks on iPad using iTunes

So I found this location on my Mac: ~/Library/Containers/com.apple.BKAgentService/Data/Documents/iBooks/Books I then copy pdf files to that location. In iTunes, from the left column under Settings ...
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Can not add purchased music to itunes

I recently updated to 10.10.2 and can not longer play all my purchased music. I went to my account to purchased music and clicked download all but when I went back to my library it still asked me to ...
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Is there any way to re-enable the “old style” iTunes metadata editing window in version 12.1.0.50?

Short Question: Versions of iTunes 12 previously allowed users to use the “old style” iTunes metadata editing window layout when clicking alt/option and selecting “Get Info…”. That has seemingly ...
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Start new iTunes account but copy over music from old iTunes account?

I created my iTunes many years ago. I was too young to keep up with my security information so I gave the information to my mother so she could keep it safe. Sadly my mother did not keep track of ...
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How to fix an iPhone stuck on “Connect to iTunes” screen after iOS8 update? [duplicate]

My iPhone 5S is stuck on the "Connect to iTunes" screen after trying to install the iOS 8 update. I can't connect to iTunes because I have a Google Chromebook. I don't know what to do. I'm dyslexic ...
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Transferring M4V/MP4 files into iTunes

I'm moving my iTunes library to another computer that already had iTunes on it (both are Windows-based). On the original computer, video files loaded and played fine (I sync to an Apple TV). I tried ...
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Why is only some songs syncing to iphone when plugged in?

When we plug the Iphone 5 in it only syncs some songs that were ripped from cds. Like 2 or 3 from the album. We have already made sure the albums and artists are checked under manage songs option, but ...
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How do I find out what apps are in iTunes and not on my iPhone, and vice versa?

I want to find out: What apps are in my iTunes Library that are not on my iPhone. What apps are on my iPhone that are not in my iTunes Library. Is there any way (either in Windows or using ...
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iSpazz 64-bit problem?

So there is this iTunes Plugin I wanna install called iSpazz that makes your keyboard backlight flash to the music from iTunes I dragged the file that I downloaded into the iTunes plugin folder and ...
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How to download previously purchased iTunes songs

How do I download purchased songs to my PC? I am missing songs from several albums. I cannot get the album or individual songs to download.
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Can't force quit frozen iTunes in OS X Yosemite

I have OS X Yosemite. Was adding a podcast to an older nano, and iTunes crashed. It's still running, but when I try it won't force quit. I tried to restart or shut down, but the system wants me to ...
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Clear Safari history & iTunes login

I have installed Yosemite OS on my Mac and I encounter the following problem. Whenever I clear Safari history, then I always have to login to iTunes if I want to use the online services (e.g. internet ...
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Is iTunes able to play H.265?

I can't find out any info about if iTunes is able to play H.265/High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) format. Do you know if this is posible? Yosemite 10.10, iTunes version 12.1.
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Can I Remove Devices From The “Add To Playlist” Context Menu In iTunes 12?

I have a lot of playlists in iTunes, and in the past, instead of scrolling up and down through them all in the sidebar, I'd right-click on a song that I wanted to add to a playlist, mouse over "Add To ...
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Can't download itunes album purchased on a different computer to Iphone

I purchased an album this morning on my laptop at home. I got on the bus and realized that all of the songs hadn't downloaded. I logged onto itunes at work and the album shows up under purchased ...
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Lost all my playlists with newest Version of iTunes 12.1.0.71

I have just down loaded the newest version of iTunes (12.1.0.71)on my Laptop and lost all my playlists and CD's I burned....all that is left is the music I have purchased on iTunes over the past 8 ...
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iTunes error: Could not allocate a resource

I'm getting the error "Could not allocate a resource" in iTunes whenever I connect a device. I've seen this as a possible fix: sudo rm -rf /var/db/lockdown/ I've tried that and restarted my machine ...
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iPhone 4S, Forever recover mode?

I have an iPhone 4S, and it is in recovery Mode, and when I want to restore it, error (1) pop-up. like in photos below I did search on Internet, people say it's an electronic part issue, is it true? ...
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iTunes 12.1 - Stuttering when playing music

I've just upgraded to the latest version of iTunes (12.1) for Windows -- the first proper 64-bit edition of the software for Windows -- and now all my music has stutters, pops and clicks when playing ...
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iPhone 4S wth update 8.1.3

I updated my iPhone with the iOS update 8.1.3, and now I am unable to activate my phone because it shows a connect to iTunes screen with no other option. Finally, when I connect to iTunes, it gives ...
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When does it help to restore an iDevice using iTunes, as opposed to “erase all content and settings”?

There are two ways to factory reset an iDevice: On the iDevice, open Settings > General > Reset > Erase all content and settings. (Reference) Plug in the device to a computer, open iTunes, and click ...
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Create a new iOS backup without deleting the previous one

When I go into iTunes and do a manual back up now it deletes the previous backup (as seen in Preferences > Devices > Backups. Is there a way to create a new backup without deleting/over-writing ...
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How to get music from USB to iTunes on Macbook Air

I saw a similar question to this that was answered clearly, though mine is a bit different. So I put my USB in, have iTunes open and I went up to file and did add new playlist and chose the file from ...
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Are links in Podcasts show notes supposed to be “live”?

Most podcasts have show notes that describe the individual episode. In iTunes, you can see these show notes by clicking on the episode, then clicking on the "i" at the right of the episode ...
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If I'm storing music and movies in iTunes, does it free up space on my Mac?

My Macbook has 250 GB hard drive but I'm at 220 GB of movies and music. If I transfer those files from my Mac to iTunes will if free up space on my Mac?
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Macbook Air mid 2013 on Yosemite hangs

I have come across this problem several times now before I finally decide I should try and be doing something about it. Basically this seems to be happening when I am multitasking with iTunes playing ...
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Music app that integrates well with Synology NAS

I'm looking for music software that will work well integrating with a large (~1TB) music collection on a Synology device. Requirements: Fast searching Fast connection adapts happily to NAS being ...
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Family sharing, some clarifications needed

Recently we've set up family sharing. Now my SO has done an in-app purchase. So far no issue. But when I told her she was a little upset that there was no way to make the payment herself. Because ...
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Cannot see the individual tracks of an audiobook

Environment: iTunes 12 / Windows 7 I'm importing the CDs for an audiobook. So far I've imported two of thirty-three. Before going further, I want to see the list of tracks for each imported CD. But ...
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Error correction disabled. Will iTunes report errors it encounters?

Environment: Windows 7 and iTunes 12 Situation: I want to import a 33-disc audiobook. In Import Settings, there is a checkbox for correcting errors (such as due to dust and scratches). I know that ...
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iTunes disable command by trackpad

Since a few months, iTunes is listening to the track-pad fingers command previous and next (3 fingers swipe) even if it's not the active application (ie: has focus). This is extremely annoying when ...