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

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why does my Apple TV (1st gen) not show up in iTunes

I cannot connect my ATV to iTunes (10.7.(21)). No ATV is shown in the device list, nor is there an Apple tab in the iTunes preferences. ATV gives me a 5-digit number to enter in iTunes - but where??? ...
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Restore failed iphone 5 from iPhone 3G

I've just got iphone 5 and I wanted to restore it with my iPhone 3G information (mainly SMS). I try to restore it with iTunes by clicking the backup I had from my iPhone 3G but it says gives me an ...
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Purchased an entire season of a show, but newest episodes are requesting payment of $2.99

We purchased 'How I met your mother, Season 8' through iTunes. and this worked well for Episodes 1-14, however episodes 15 and 16 are not viewable, and are requesting to be purchased for $2.99/ea. ...
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iTunes keeps losing iPhone wireless sync

I'm running iTunes 11 on my Mac with an old iPod touch (iOS 5) serving as a jukebox and an iPhone 4 (iOS 6.1) as my main device. Both are set up for wireless synching. When I start iTunes, it ...
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Music synced with iTunes has a very low volume on iPhone?

I noticed that recently when I sync my music from iTunes to the iPhone, the volume of the music is very very slow. For example, I can barely hear it while biking on the street, or if I'm in noisy ...
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Small Circle Beside Check Box When Syncing Music To IPod 5th Gen

I have tried to sync about 15 songs to my iPod since I updated my iTunes and every song has just shown up on my iPod's music list on the computer slightly greyed, and a small circle symbol appeared to ...
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How do I ensure smooth video and music playback without breaks?

I'm using a MacBook Pro from 2011 with 4 GB RAM and I'm experiencing problems with music playback in iTunes (music stops and starts periodically) and video playback does the same. I've read many ...
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Rebuilding Itunes Music library

I've just reinstalled my Win 7 but had some issues when I tried to re-install Itunes the first time (folder permission ones I couldn't easily overcome initially), so decided to uninstall it and ...
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How can I change the metadata of my songs all at once?

I have a bunch of songs for which I'd like to change the metadata (really just want to change capitalization for all of them). I'm not changing a field in all songs to one value, so selecting them all ...
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Added music not showing neither in the library, nor in the recently added

I've got a 1040 MP3s to add to iTunes (not bought before). I dragged them to the iTunes window, it processed/copied something (only 953, huh, why?), they even appeared in the iTunes Media/Music ...
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Apple TV Home Videos

I'm considering importing my home videos into my iTunes library so I can easily access them over any device in the house. The one problem I'm seeing is when I add home movies, and I have them labeled ...
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How to backup iPhone without first deleting all data?

So I bought a new iPhone 5 64GB and I enabled iCloud backup. For a while now it has not been able to backup my iPhone, since the 5GB of iCloud storage quickly ran out. I didn't feel like upgrading my ...
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Tracks listed under “Manually Added Songs” continue to re-appear

When syncing music to an iPhone, iTunes give you the option to drag individual tracks to a section labeled "Manually Added Songs" to add them to the device (as opposed to adding all tracks of an ...
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How can I use iCloud with 2 different apple ID's?

My problem is that my dad has an iPad and I have an iPhone. He uses a different apple id for his own iPad and I use my own for my own iPhone. I do have home sharing and have them linked to the same ...
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Cleaned hard drive, reinstalled OSX- now all my iTunes purchased music is gone

When I try to download already purchased songs I get this message: Will I be charged once more if I click "Buy"? Ps. When I click "Check for available downloads" I just get the message Psps. It ...
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Can an iPhone backup folder be retrieved after deletion on Windows?

I accidentally deleted my iPhone backup file from the backup folder. Where are other places a backup could be stored for someone using Windows and iTunes?
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Where is my download from iTunes?

I purchased 'Chris Hardwick Mandroid' SD Movie on iTunes. I see it in Finder, and I see it in my Recently Added playlist... but I don't see it in my list of Movies or TV Shows on iTunes. First ...
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How created watched folder with Automator to auto import new files into itunes?

I was wondering if someone could help me with this. This what I'd like to do: File is downloaded into Folder A, it is automatically imported into itunes and then moved to folder B. This happens ...
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How can I change calendar/contacts sync setting for iPhone?

I recently upgraded to iTunes 11.0.1.12. When I plug my iPhone 4 (iOS 5.1.1) into the computer, I noticed that under the "Info" tab, "Sync Contacts" and "Sync Calendars" don't have any options ...
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How to convert my music to ringtones for the Iphone 5 [duplicate]

I am trying to convert some of my favourite music files to ringtones on my iPhone 5. It has been pretty confusing maneuvering iTunes to do so, so I'm looking for a much easier way to do so. I connect ...
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Can't restore my Notes

I've updated my iPhone 4 to iOS 6.1 today. I made a clean restore in order for it to be as fast and clean as possible, without any junk leftovers. The problem is that while I was able to restore all ...
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How to sort albums in years and artists

I am a iTunes novice :( I have various songs and albums on my itunes and would like to get into some kind of order. My question is: Can I sort out all the albums from one artist into ascending years ...
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Error 2009 when restoring iPhone

I have a jailbreaked iPhone 4 and I updated from version 5 to v6 in wifi. The screen shows only the recovery mode, but when I connect it to iTunes, it detects the iPhone but needs to update it. When ...
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Memory used on Ipod Classic that will not delete

I have an Ipod Classic 160G that I just bought. I uploaded my itunes library to it but for whatever reason it did not work. I then restored it to factory to delete these songs and retried. The new ...
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iTunes Home Sharing from an Ethernet-connected PC to a MacBook over WiFi

I have an AirPort Extreme that manages my wireless network at home. My MacBook connects to this wireless network. I’m thinking of getting a PC and connecting it to the AirPort Extreme using an ...
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How to easily delete duplicates from iTunes

Over the years I've accumulated a fairly large iTunes library, with a number of duplicates (for instance, I have compilation CDs which have some songs I already had from the original CD, etc.). Is ...
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Can iOS apps be distributed in a closed app store without requiring a jailbreak on each device?

I have an application available to all comers on the App Store and I would like to restrict access to the application. The app is free and because of this, some people download it then find they can't ...
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Upgraded iTunes doesn't recognize iPod

I just updated my iTunes to 11.0.7 and plugged in my iPod touch. I clicked the iPod in iTunes and it said "eject" I pressed it then the iPod disappeared I plugged my iPod touch again but the iPod ...
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Is it possible to reduce memory usage by iTunes 11 on Mac?

I have iTunes 11.0.1 running on Mac OS 10.8.2 with quite a large music library, some podcasts and my iPhone connected. According to Activity Monitor, the iTunes process is taking 1.6 GB real memory, ...
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How to transfer music from one iTunes Library to another on the same computer?

I have a ton of music in my iTunes that is also on my iPhone. I want to take my kids' music off my iPhone and put it on another device (a nano) that my kids will use. My kids are young, so they ...
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Extract iTunes Config from iPod

I recently had a hard drive failure on my laptop and I am in the middle of re-installing everything. I have hit a snag that I am at a loss how to fix. Basically, I have been backing up my music to a ...
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iTunes: show ALL artists

The artist list displays all artists that appear on at least one non-compilation album. Is there a preference somewhere to change that to display all artists, i.e. including those that only appear on ...
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Itunes “genres”

I manually changed the genres on some of my songs in my Itunes library to minimize the number of genres. I have found that after I add songs to my library and then sync them to my ipod, Itunes will ...
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AppleTV is not accessing the iTunes Store after updating software to version 5.2

Last night just as we were about to watch an already-rented movie, our AppleTV showed a notification that a software update was available, which my wife selected. After the update was completed, it ...
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How to put songs to my iphone from itunes without deleting songs in my iphone

I have a problem. My friend placed music in my iphone using his laptop recently. Unfortunately i want to put more song in my iphone using my computer. However, I cant sync my iphone to my comuputer ...
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How can I transfer iJoomer app to XCode iPhone simulator?

I downloaded iJoomer in iTunes, and I would like to transfer it into XCode's iPhone Simulator so I can run the app there. Is it possible to transfer an app from iTunes to the iPhone simulator? If ...
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How can I transfer songs etc to iPod without access to iTunes account?

My stepdaughter has brought her iPod home with her. We would like to transfer some photos and songs from our computer onto her iPod, but her mother has it connected to her own iTunes account. Since ...
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Getting iTune to add remote items to library

I keep my music on a local Ubuntu server. Is there any way I can get iTunes to recognize the networked directory as part of its library?
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Deauthorizing a working computer: does the iTunes library need to be present?

I am shortly going to be reformatting a Windows computer that my wife uses for iTunes. She keeps her library and her library files on an external drive. This is her active library -- that is, it is ...
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Problem with downloading HD movies to Mac when syncing with iPad 3

I bought several HD movies using iPad3, however when I try to sync my iPad with MacBook Air (i7, 13", Mid2012) they are downloaded with much lower resolution to my Mac. I don't know also I this is ...
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Restoring past purchases from different country

I recently moved countries, and have purchases associated on my iTunes account. Once I moved countries, I changed the country on my Apple ID to my new country. However, after using a store card on ...
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Stop my Mac from downloading Apple TV content

I have an Apple TV where I subscribe to Seasons for various shows and watch them on my TV. The problem is that my Mac is also downloading the same, storing it on the hard drive. These are very ...
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Stream iTunes music to many PCs and/or Macs at the same time

Let me explain what I am trying to achieve. Everyone in the office listens to different music in his/her own iTunes with their own headphones so they do not bother anyone. The thing is, I want to ...
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iTunes 11 Mini Player disappeared off screen

I accidentally dragged the iTunes 11 Mini Player off screen (near the OS X menu bar) and it disappeared. Showing all windows on the screen didn't help, the player window is nowhere to be seen. ...
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How do I copy music to my iPhone using iTunes 11?

I've always managed my iPhone/iPad/iPod Manually, I recently updated to iTunes 11 and now I can see no way to get my music onto my device. I used to be able to just drag songs from my library to my ...
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iTunes one account with multiple users

I am a mum with 2 children. I have had an iTunes account for myself and have now attached my kids new iPods to that account as they are too young to have their own accounts/ids. My question is; Is ...
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iTunes 11 doesn't include words between parentheses for search

Today I found out that when searching in iTunes, it doesn't include words in songtitles that are between parentheses. I have lots of remixed songs and they always mention the artist between ...
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How do I play selected albums in iTunes 11

This was absurdly easy in iTunes 10. I select a Playlist (generally a smart one) I command click albums. I want to play those albums. Further I may want to be able to play songs within those ...
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How to authorize a new computer to Play but not to Purchase in iTunes

My need is to authorize one more computer in my family to play my content bought on iTunes. I understood this is possible up to 5 computers. The way to do this seems to be to authorize the computer by ...
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Where are the commercials coming from in itunes and how to remove them?

I updated iTunes to v.11.0.1, and now when I play my music from my hard drive, randomly in between songs, there are commercials from 1.FM. This is very annoying! How can I get rid of this?