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

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iTunes purchases not syncing from iPhone to iMac

I bought an album on iPhone which then synced seamlessly with iPad & macbook, but will not sync to iMac. i have allowed for automatic downloads & tried to transfer purchases - nothing happens. ...
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Deleting transferred purchases from iTunes cache

I'm using a long-lived installation of MacOS X alongside with an iPhone and iPad. Because of backups of both devices and the purchased applications, I'm losing a considerable space (~14GB) in my ...
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Can't sync contact & calendar to iOS 4.1 device since Mavericks update

I just installed Mavericks. I have an old iPhone 3GS and it is running iOS 4.1. Since updating to Mavericks, iTunes syncs everything but Address Book and Calendar, however under OS X 10.8 everything ...
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How do I make iTunes 'forget' a device in Mavericks?

Before Mavericks it seems it was easy to make iTunes forget a device as per this question: Can you make iTunes forget a device? However according to this Apple support article Sync Services doesn't ...
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iOS 7 Syncing Headaches (iTunes 11)

NEW NOTE: None of my fixes have seemed to work in real world, day-to-day use. So I now just check of “Manually manage music & videos.” Apple really need to fix this. NOTE: The description in ...
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How to brake from request to connect to iTunes while upgrading iOS and brake upgrading?

My iPhone 4s was working but not recognized by any computer and can not be connected to iTunes. It is after restoring my IMEI in some lub. I have started to upgrade it and it asks to connect it to ...
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Payment Method Problem

I've spent money on my iTunes so I don't want to create a new id but I think I have to. All I'm trying to do is remove my gift card that was mistaken for a credit card from my payment method but there ...
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Restore ebooks (PDF) from iTunes backup?

Upon opening iBooks.app on my clean Mavericks install, I noticed that all my ebooks from other sources than the iBooks Store were missing. Of course, they're not saved in iCloud. So I wanted to ...
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Itunes File Conversion

So I bought bourne legacy a while ago, and now I am trying to put it on my 4th gen iPod. When I do so, it says that it doesn't work. However when I try to convert the file through iTunes, it has all ...
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Can't remove excess photos on my iPod Touch

I upgraded to the latest version of iPhoto released yesterday, and then I synced with my iPod. iTunes send a second copy of every photo to my iPod, so instead of 10 GB, my photos now take up 20 GB on ...
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Podcasts deleted from iPhone 4 through iTunes never get deleted

I hook my iPhone 4 up to my MacBook and delete all the podcasts I've listened to. I get the confirmation box, "Are you sure you want to delete this from your iPhone?" and hit yes. Everything is ...
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Does play count data update on iTunes music is played on the iPhone?

If I listened to a song on my iPhone does it update the value on my macbook's iTunes ? And vice versa ?
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Deleted iTunes app on iPhone with no backup

When I was loading the new iOS 7 to my iPhone, it glitched during the process. I had tapped the screen several times and I sat and watched it catch up, shake, confirm and deleted my iTunes app. I ...
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App Store won't update iTunes; inconsistent with iWork

I have updated my (Late 2009) Mac Mini to Mavericks. "About This Mac" shows "OS X 10.9 (13A603). However, I have not been able to update iTunes to version 11.1.2. The App Store shows that the update ...
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Set default permissions to potential new files in shared folder

I am using my iTunes library for multiple users. It is located in the public folder called "Shared". Of course I want to have the ability to add files from every account to my iTunes library. But ...
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How to delete an app from device using iTunes?

How do you delete (not just hide) an app? The Facebook app is corrupted and is causing my phone to crash and restart. (4 times just yesterday!) I really don't want to have to restore my entire phone, ...
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iTunes doesn't start

When I try to open my iTunes on Windows 7 it opens in the Podcasts section and asks for a Userid/Pass for trancemix.org. This was a free Podcast I subscribed to last time I used iTunes. When I cancel ...
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How to import folder to iTunes as playlist

Previously I was able to create a playlist in iTunes on Windows by dragging a folder to it.Did Apple remove this feature from iTunes? In which version?Is there a workaround, or must I drag each mp3 ...
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Make iTunes Read-only

I have a huge iTunes collection and have been researching this for a while but cannot seem to find an answer. Basically I would like to leave my iTunes collection open so that people can select ...
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iPhone backup data overwritten by mistake

I was updating my iPhone to iOS 7 and in the process I took a backup of my phone. After installing iOS 7 on my iPhone, I connected it to iTunes and instead of pressing Restore from backup, I pressed ...
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Move Photos from iPhone to iPad

I have to help someone do this, so I do not have the devices in front of me to play around with. There are three devices involved: Macbook (don't know what model) iPhone (don't know what model) ...
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Can't download apps from App Store (Can't connect to iTunes)

I cannot download any apps from the App Store (free apps) any more. The massage I receive is "Cannot connect to the iTunes Store." It seems that after I connect to iTunes with my laptop, it all ...
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Recovering podcast files after upgrading to iTunes 11.1

After upgrading to iTunes 11.1 the majority of my music and video library has disappeared. This affects files that I have saved as podcasts. There seems to be a known issue and I have found a solution ...
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import movies already on computer into iTunes

I have a bunch of movies/TV programmes on my computer that I want to transfer to an iPad. As far as I know, the only way to do this is to first add them to iTunes (on a computer), then synch iTunes ...
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iTunes won't play from Apple TV

I've had Apple TV for just over a week and up until today, everything has been fine. My problem is that when I try and watch previously bought films/tv shows, they won't play. It just goes back to the ...
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Brand-new iPhone 4S won't charge or Sync with iTunes, but is recognized by it

So I bought a brand-new iPhone 4S three days ago and it all worked fine. I loaded my iCloud backup from my old 3GS and tried to sync so I get all my music back on my phone. I didn't have much time, ...
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“Cannot connect to iTunes” when updating ios

I have an iPhone 3G and my ios is 4.2.1, when downloading an app it allows me to download the ios 4.3, when i go to click upgrade it says it cannot connect to the iTunes store, when I have connected ...
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Filtering ratings for wi-fi calling apps in the iTunes store

When I search for wi-fi calling apps, the best that the iTunes store can filter down to by category is "Social Networking". This means I have to search through many other things. If I just type in the ...
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Find My iPad setting prevents restore

I'm trying to restore my iPad because the screen passcode was changed and cannot be remembered correctly. When attempting to restore from an iTunes backup, an error message says to first turn off Find ...
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How can I delete photos imported to an iPhone from a PC?

How do I delete photo albums that I accidentally imported to my iPhone 4S from my PC? There is no delete available for either album or individual pictures.
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Is selective upload to iCloud possible (i.e. apps only, no camera content)?

My daughter has about 20 gig of movies and photos from her iPad which I backup to an external drive via Windows. I don't want all this content uploading to iCloud and syncing to my other devices, but ...
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iTunes refuses to authorise with my UK iTunes account now that I'm in Ireland

While I was in the UK on holiday I purchased a TV show from the iTunes UK site and got this on my iPod. It plays fine on the iPod. I would like to play these on my computer now I am back home in ...
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Line breaks often missing from lyrics on iPod

I like an orderly and well-documented music library, and one of the first things I do when I get new songs is to find the lyrics and put them on iTunes for my personal use. However, for several songs, ...
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iTunes Match priority between computers and cloud

I've been cleaning up my iTunes song collection, and recently edited all songs that had 'various' in the field for Artist. Two days later, they're back. Is there a sequence to use to make sure an ...
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Podcasts keep disappearing

After updating to iTunes 11.1.1, my podcasts keep disappearing. I've downloaded all the episodes numerous times and each time I close out iTunes, they disappear. I'm only able to retain the most 5-7 ...
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iOS7 Using own tags for the purchased music

I decided to post because I have a problem. Unfortunately iOS7 handles the tags of purchased music differently than iOS6 did. My problem is, that I often don't like the original tags from the iTunes ...
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Transferring all music from iPhone to iPhone

I recently got a new iPhone and the music I downloaded on iTunes on my old iPhone downloaded on to my new iPhone perfectly fine. But the music I downloaded not on my iPhone doesn't download onto my ...
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Update to Apple TV 6.0 has stopped certain movies from being shown from my itunes

After updating to the latest Apple TV software 6.0 certain seemingly random movies are now no longer available. These are all movies from my iTunes library that I ripped myself. I can't see why its ...
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Why does iTunes put songs onto my iPod I never asked for?

Yeah, this is weird. I bought an iPod Nano and checked to see there was no music on it. I went to my computer's media storage for music that I put there myself and used iTunes to copy it to my iPod. ...
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How to get back all the photos in the camera roll?

I connected my brother's iPhone4 to iTunes to sync movies in my library. Since, his phone has never done any backup and first time connect to iTunes, I'd mistakenly press on something writes ...
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iTunes sync issue: Apple iPhone 3G/iPod

I recently did an iTunes update and then wanted to add songs from my music to iPhone/iPod. The iTunes library was empty and when I added folder to library and tried to put it on iPhone/iPod, it said ...
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iTunes & iOS7 Inconsistent on WRT music numbers

I didn't have this problem before updating to iOS7 on my iPhone, but not sure if that's what caused it. My phone shows that I only have 3 songs, 26MB of music on it & 42GB free space (when there ...
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Read epub book purchased from iTunes on Windows

I have purchased a book through iTunes, it is formatted as an epub. Is there anyway I can read it in a Windows PC?
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From where to download xcode 5?

I am using xcode 4.6.3. and now i want to download xcode 5. But i dont want to download it from itunes / mac store or apple developer site. So what are the other sources to download the xcode 5 ? ...
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Stopping iTunes Downloads on iOS 7

So, I was downloading some music when my iPod comlpetely froze. I had to reset it. This happened twice. When I came back from the second reset, the songs that had been downloading DURING the reset ...
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Locked out of iPhone5 due to “Activation Required” bug [duplicate]

Yesterday, all of a sudden I started getting "Activation required" on my iPhone5 due to which I just can not login even when I enter my Apple credentials. Exactly this problem - ...
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iOS 7 Activation Error (legal)

I was on the iOS 7 beta in it's entirety and updated to the public version via my phone. Last night I got an activation error which is incorrect as I work for a company that builds apps and we even ...
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iPhone to iTunes

I bought some songs from my iPhone and not from iTunes. I tried to sync my phone with my iTunes on my computer, but it won't copy the songs I bought from my phone. I tried searching for the songs on ...
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iTunes crashes every time I open it

Every time I try to open iTunes on OS X (10.7.5) it opens and after few seconds crashes. I installed the latest version 11.1.1 and still the same. Here is the crash report. This happens over and over ...
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Can I have an iTunes library on a hard drive connected only to my wi-fi router?

I have both Windows and Mac laptop computers with hard drives that are too small to fit my music collection or backup iPhones. I would like to purchase a hard drive that I can connect to my wi-fi ...