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

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When I purchase TV shows on my iPad 2, why are they automatically downloading on my Mac?

I would prefer not to download these shows to my MacBook Air as it doesn't have enough free disk space and it leads to sync issues when I plug in my iPad. They don't seem to recognize the shows ...
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iPod Nano keeps going/staying in recovery mode

Configuration: Windows XP Pro + SP3 iPod Nano 1st generation, firmware version 1.3.1 iTunes 10.4.1.10 When I connect the iPod to the PC iTunes says iTunes has detected an iPod in recovery ...
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iTunes store / Books / Column browser

If I go to the Books section of the iTunes store, I see the Column browser: If i try to go back to the standard view (my Command+B or using the menu "View" -> "Column Browser" -> "Hide Column ...
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My iPod has fallen out with iTunes. What's the safest way to get them back on speaking terms?

My girlfriend moved her iTunes library into Dropbox and now her iPod Touch doesn't recognise it. I moved it back to where it had been before, but this wasn't enough to get it to sync without ...
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Is there a way to make the iTunes Store faster in Windows?

I realize that iTunes is a little slow on windows in general. But dealing with my stuff locally is workable. But whenever I use iTunes to go the iTunes Store, that tab takes a long time to do ...
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What happens with existing apps on device when synching with new computer?

I am synching my iPad with multiple computers. I now want to switch my "main" computer (as in the computer I really do the syncing with). Now the problem is that when I uncheck "Sync Apps" on the ...
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Why doesn't Automator service appear in iTunes?

I'm trying to write an Automator service for iTunes so that I can immediately open a file from iTunes in VLC, so I don't have to do (show in finder, launch with other application, vlc). I go to ...
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Deleted apps on my iPhone stays in iTunes

When I delete an app inside iTunes from the iTunes Library, it will also get deleted from my iPhone, the next time I sync. The same with if I download a new app, it will be transfered to the iPhone. ...
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Invert selection in iTunes?

I converted many media files in iTunes to be suited to iPod. Now I have all the selected files along with the converted files (unselected). I now want to invert selection so I can easily delete all ...
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iTunes 10 file directory organization in Windows

I'm pretty new to iTunes. I have a video series that I want it to be imported to iTunes and be organized in this hierarchy: Artist->DVD No. and Title->Lesson No. and Title The files are now ...
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If radio streaming's connection is bad, What have to do next? [closed]

I made Radio Streaming Iphone App. And submit to itunes app stroe. But they rejected my app. This is the reason. 2.2: Apps that exhibit bugs will be rejected When the user taps on a radio, an alert ...
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On iPad, how to organize Shows in a native Video player app

On a computer, in iTunes I add a number of video files that I group by marking them as TV Shows. The shows, in turn, have files grouped into seasons. When I transfer files to an iPad, I only see the ...
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How to copy iTunes Library from one user profile to another?

On my Windows Vista, I use iTunes to synchronize songs, apps, movies and books (items) with my iPod Touch. The iTunes media folder location is C:\Users\thomas\Music\iTunes\iTunes Media which does not ...
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How Do You Change The Default Genre Artwork in iTunes?

If you look at the album art for "Alternative Rock" and "Electronica," iTunes automatically puts up default album artwork and for specific cases, like "Acoustic Rock," it uses the album art of the ...
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Can i download soundfiles directly into itunes on my iPad/iphone

I was wondering if it is possible to download content like an mp3 or movieclip from the internet and directly having it added to the itunes library. So you wont have to connect to the computer to have ...
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How do I tell iTunes not to back up apps?

I found that the apps I have stored in iTunes take up more than 10GB of space on my computer. Since I have a 128GB SSD I'd like to tell iTunes not to backup apps. I can download them again for free, ...
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AirPlay enabled speaker disappears from iTunes

I have the AirPlay enabled B&W Zeppelin Air all set up correctly on my local WiFi. However, quite often when waking my iMac from sleep it will have disappeared from the list of AirPlay devices in ...
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iTunes can't download song purchased from old computer, on to new computer

I bought and downloaded a song in iTunes on a PC of mine. I never synced it to my iPhone. Well, I got a new computer, and no long have the old one. I think there might be a problem now. Here is what ...
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How do I keep the iTunes Video Window from resizing

When watching videos or podcasts in a separate window in iTunes (10.4.1) OS X Snow Leopard, my preference is to place them at the bottom right of the screen. This is so I can keep browsing and working ...
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iPhone Backups on Network drive

By moving my iTunes Library to a network drive, will iPhone/iPad backups also be stored on that network drive? (If not, is there a way to set this up?)
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Stop iTunes from creating a local library on start up

I'd like to store my iTunes Music Library on a USB drive connected to my time capsule to use it with my Macbook Air. The problem is, when the network drive with the library is not mounted or ...
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Why is the coreaudiod daemon using 5% or more CPU?

Every time I listen to music on iTunes or VLC, I notice that the process coreaudiod causes an unusually high CPU usage (5% or more). Are you having the same issue? What's the reason for such a high ...
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My Mac mini's iTunes library does not appear in Home Sharing on my Macbook Air

I don't know why. My entire iTunes Library is on my Mac mini I've entered the same Apple ID in iTunes' Home Sharing on both computers My iPhone and iPad can use Home Sharing from my Mac mini's ...
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Create audiobook from mp3 files?

How do I transfer a folder containing mp3 files to my iPod/iTunes to be recognized as an audiobook?
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Manage a multilingual iTunes library?

I just imported a huge music library to iTunes. This library contains plenty tracks that are already in my library, but the info is in a different language, my question is, is there a way to have the ...
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How to restore backed up contacts to my iPhone 4? [duplicate]

A couple of days ago all the contacts from my iPhone 4 disappeared. I am not sure how to restore them using iTunes. I am afraid that if I plug the iPhone to my computer it will sync the other way ...
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Is it possible to connect iTunes playlists to folders?

Is it possible to connect iTunes playlists to folders so that playlists update automatically when I add new song to a folder?
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share purchased movies with friends

Sometimes when I visit friends and don't have my Mac around I still would like to watch some of the movies I purchased on iTunes together with them. How do I do this? Can I share movies with others ...
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One iPhoto face is unavailable for syncing to my iPhone in iTunes

In iTunes, under "Photos", it's possible to check "Sync Photos from iPhoto" and then "Selected albums, Events, and Faces..." to sync only selected albums, events and faces. In the list of faces I can ...
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Legality of iTunes sharing

Are there any legal issues with iTunes sharing? I responded to this question on Super User, and if you look at the comments, the point was brought up that iTunes sharing may or may not be legal.
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Delete a purchased file from ITunes Download Queue without downloading file

This is related to an earlier question, but the advice there doesn't work for me. My disk space is full. Whenever I open iTunes, it tries to download some purchases that I don't want anymore (old Lost ...
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iTunes/Mp3-Player and actual multi-tagging of MP3s

I search for a software to allow multi-tagging. Meaning, i want to add more than one genre to a song/album to be able to easily access specific songs i.e. ("female singer, jazz" or "duet, jazz") which ...
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Playlist folder not showing songs from all child playlists

I have created a playlist folder which contains 2 regular playlists (i.e. not smart playlists). The hierarchy is like this: Occasions | +--- Party mix 1 | +--- Party mix 2 In iTunes, if I click on ...
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How do I prevent iTunes from syncing down Voice Memos from my iPhone?

I've got an iPhone 4 (running iOS 4.3.5) and iTunes (v10.4.1) on a Mac running OS X (10.6.8). When connected to iTunes, I've got the Music -> Sync Music -> Include voice memos option unchecked, but ...
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What do the new Terms and Conditions for the iTunes Store mean?

In the new Terms and Conditions for the iTunes store, it says that the following has changed: Notification of an additional type of previously purchased content that may be subsequently ...
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How to downgrade from iOS 4.3.5 to iOS 4.2.1?

Just got a defect report that application is crashing in iPhone3GS using iOS 4.2.1. No problems with iPhone3GS using iOS 4.3.5 or iPhone4 using iOS 4.1. Question: How can I downgrade some device to ...
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Why does it take so long to sync photos for my iPod touch in iTunes?

When I sync my iPod touch with iTunes, it stays on Syncing Photos to "My iPod touch" (Step 4 of 4) Importing Photos . . . . for about 10 minutes each time (even if I have synced it an hour ago ...
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Is it possible to sort iTunes U other than “Released Date”?

In iTunes > Library > iTunes U, the items are sorted by Released Date. How can I sort the items, say, by Name?
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Application to add lyrics to iTunes library [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Automatically download lyrics Is there an application that will go through your iTunes library and add the lyrics to the songs? If at all possible, it would be great if ...
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MP3 player not able to play music (and not showing up in Finder or iTunes)

I have a PoGo digital voice recorder. I'm trying to play the mp3s in iTunes. The device is not showing up in iTunes or in the Finder. Assuming that the cables are good, what else should I look for?
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Is there a way to automatically sync iTunes to my music folder (which is on a different hd)?

I'd like iTunes to automatically add any music that I add to my music folder to its library. I don't want to have my music on the same hard-drive as Itunes, though, so I can't just copy it into any of ...
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How Many Genius Mixes Are There in iTunes?

Every so often I'll add a couple hundred new songs to my iTunes and discover a new mix has been created. It makes me wonder then, exactly how many mixes are there, what genres are they, etc. Here's a ...
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How can I relocate an iTunes library from a Time Machine backup?

I have used Setup Assistant from my last Time Capsule backup on my old iMac to start my new iMac. The new iMac has a 256 GB SSD and a 2 TB HDD. The old iMac had a nearly full 1 TB HDD. This means ...
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importing pictures from iphone to PC

Does anyone know anyway to make the iTunes sync photos taken using camera on my phone into my PC? I've enabled the iTunes photo sync already but it isn't working. Right now I'm accessing the photos ...
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IPhone iPod app: how do you get out of the iTunes store?

A question about the built-in iPod app on iPhone. Once you get into the iTunes mode (e.g. after clicking "get more episodes" on a podcast view) it seems you are stuck forever wandering the endless ...
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Using the iTunes control keys for VLC

VLC responds to the itunes control keys (you know: back, forward, pause/play) on the keyboard. Yet when I use them, both iTunes AND VLC respond, which is quite stupid. For example: I want to pause a ...
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iPod touch sync problem - play counts

An example situation: Let's say I have a song on my iPod (in iTunes Devices > iPod > Music) and it shows a play count of, let's say 16. I disconnect my iPod, play the song, then connect it ...
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How do I get iTunes to play the albums of an artist chronologically?

I use iTunes all the time in the grid view, showing artists. If I click on one, all tracks of this artist are displayed, grouped by albums, sorted after the album name (alphabetically). Now I click ...
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Why isn't iTunes shuffle random?

This is a problem that has bugged me for the last 5 years, across multiple devices, operating systems and installs of iTunes and iPods. I have found that the iTunes shuffle feature does not randomly ...
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What are the domains of the iTunes & Software Update CDNs?

Background info: the various iTunes stores (and I think Software Update) use the a CDN to deliver all those jigabits of data. Google DNS can mess with the speed of these CDNs. I like using Google ...