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

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Can't install games from iTunes to iPhone 6

I'm trying to get this game Asphalt8 on my iPhone 6 via iTunes. I have got api file from my file and able to see it in iTunes, but once I select install it just appears on my iTunes' right side screen ...
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“not authorized” on this computer when syncing iphone to mac even though authorization already performed

Even though this computer is already authorized for iTunes: Following the directions on the warning message as seen in the screenshot: I did authenticate this computer Store | Authorize this ...
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How to remotely change iCloud settings on iPhone 5?

I would like to restore factory settings on my iPhone 5. When I try to do this via iTunes, the computer tells me that I have to change the iCloud settings on my phone: deactivate "Find my iPhone". ...
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Protected Audio File - Removing DRM on old iTunes Purchases to play Music on non-Apple Devices

I would like to learn how to remove the Digital Rights Management copy protection off of iTunes purchases I made prior to 2009 so that I can make use of my entire music library on my Android ...
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Music App: order by album release date in iOS 9?

When I tap in the artist in the Music app, I see the list of their albums. Is there a way to make this list sorted by year (release date)? I'm on iOS 9
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Upgrade 2011, 64 GB, iPad 2 (GSM model) running 5.1.1 to iOS 6 or 7 only - not jailbroken [duplicate]

I know this is similar to another question, but I think it's a different situation. I hope it's okay to start a new thread. I want to upgrade, but to nothing higher than iOS 6 or 7. The performance ...
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How can I stop iTunes from asking me to sign in to iCloud Music Library?

I don't understand. iTunes keeps sending me this message: even though in System Preferences I am not signed in to iCloud music: (There is, in fact, no option for iCloud Music to be found in ...
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iTunes is not showing device backups - can't restore backup

In iTunes (12.3 on Windows), clicking Edit > Preferences... > Device tab shows an empty list of backups even though there should be a bunch of them. I needed to get my phone replaced, so I backed ...
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What iTunes menu bar?

When I open iTunes I don't see anything that says "file" so I can't select "transfer" in order to transfer files from my devices (iPhone or iPad) to my iTunes library, which should be done before I ...
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4th generation iPod nano music database not entirely in playlists

I have a 4th generation iPod Nano (16 GB). I have much music on my iPod, but I am not sure if I have all music also added to at least one playlist (I only/mostly use playlists to play music on my iPod)...
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How do I rename an Apple Music station

When I create a new radio station in Apple Music by selecting an existing song and then choosing "Create Station" from the right-click menu, it creates the station and gives it the name of the song I ...
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Itunes 12.3.2.35 on MacBookPro OS 10.11.2 Playlist Order non-alphabetic

after updating iTunes to 12.3 something strange happened: - When adding a new title or folder to my playlists it is added in the playlist view at the left as last item !!! - When adding a title to the ...
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How do I transfer iTunes on a PC to my new iPhone 6?

When I connect my iPhone 6 to my PC in order to transfer my music, I am told that the I need the newest edition of iTunes. When I try to download the newest edition of iTunes, I am told that the ...
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How does itunes determine the genre?

How does itunes determine the genre of a song as and when I add a song to the playlist? Is it through the metadata available in the song's file or does it use frequency analysis like shazam ? Thanks ...
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iTunes Restore Restored Backup of Second Phone

I have a new iPhone 6 and when I plugged it in to iTunes for the first time I got this error message. iTunes cannot read the contents of the iPod. Go to the Summary tab in iPod preferences and click ...
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iTunes doesn't open, no error messages or anything, not even when executed through terminal

I just updated to iTunes 12, and I when I open it, nothing happens. The icon on the Dock doesn't even bounce. When I start it in the Terminal, nothing happens either, no messages. When I open it with ...
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Finally delete or “unpurchase” Items in iTunes

With family sharing I wonder, if there is a way to finally delete an app or book, purchased via iTunes. It would not be fun to have other see one or another book or app I have tried out a few years ...
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Transferring songs from CD to iPhone

How do I enable Apple Connect on my iPhone 6? When I try to download songs from a CD or iTunes, I get the error message that my "Apple ID is not enabled for Apple Connect (2002)"
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Stuck on Connect to iTunes boot logo and can't connect to iTunes

My phone was/is jailbroken, and now I tried to update it from 8.4 to 9.0.2 to try and remove the jailbreak without restoring my phone. Then iTunes said there was an error. It did not say any code. Now ...
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Need to backup, but can't press 'Trust Computer' button because of cracked screen

I recently bought an iPhone 6s and wanted to bring my data from my old iPhone 4 to it but I have the following problem. My iPhone 4 has a cracked screen and the sensor is a little messed up. If I try ...
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Export ALL properties of iTunes media

I have imported music into iTunes and edited numerous properties such as "Episode ID". I want to export the media along with these edited properties into iTunes on a different computer. When I drag a ...
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iTunes library incomplete on iPhone/ipad

I have about 16,000 songs in my iTunes library, but what shows on my iPhones and iPads in "My Music" is much less; not even all of my artists appear in the Library/My Music window. I have the very ...
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Can I see how many times I reinstalled an app, after I delete it?

After I deleted an application from my iPhone, is there a way to find how many times that application was deleted and reinstalled on my account?
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Can't see “My Music” albums on iPad after resubscribing to Apple Music

I haven't been subscribed to Apple Music for one month. Today I have subscribed back. I used iTunes on Mac to do that. Immediately all my "Apple Music" albums on a Mac returned. They also showed on ...
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iTunes Error Message 54

I ran into an iTunes error message 54 when I was attempting to backup my phone. I have an iPhone 4 ios 4.2.1 that I'm trying to update to ios 7.1.2. I am currently on Windows 10 operating system with ...
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How do I copy my Mac library / iTunes / iPhoto to my Transcend Jet Drive

I just got myself the Transcend Jet Drive to upgrade my MBP 13" retina with another 128 GB. Read a lot of reviews on that, still can't seem to understand how it actually works. I am not a tech geek ...
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Apple music playlist sync between the devices questions

I am being frustrated by Apple Music, especially with playlists. I just can't figure out how this works. I have iCloud music turned on and I have created some playlists on my iPhone and some on my ...
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Disable iTunes using a Script?

There's a much despised bug in OS X wherein iTunes unexpectedly opens and in some cases, starts playing music, a podcast, or whatever the user was listening to last. The bug can be triggered in a ...
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iTunes 12.2 keeps duplicating playlists

Greetings Mac Friends, Assume a playlist named X exist in iTunes. Assume I manually sync playlist X to my iPhone. Then, I frequently observe iTunes now has playlist X and playlist X 1 and ...
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Remove all downloads from iTunes? (But keep them in iCloud)

I have a nasty mixture of local music that I added myself to iTunes along with Apple Music added albums. Fortunately, iTunes looks like it can recognize this and allow me to "remove download" for the ...
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Why has iTunes not found/downloaded all of my purchased songs?

I have just purchased a new Macbook pro and I began to set up iTunes and download my 1000+ songs that I have purchased on iTunes. Upon going through the 'purchased' button on the iTunes store, only ...
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Is it legal to watch iTunes movie on Non-Apple devices with DRM Free?

I like to watch a lot of movies on a lot of different devices. Some of those devices are made by Apple, like my iPad and Apple TV, while some are made by TiVo, Roku, Panasonic, Sony and others. I need ...
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Family members getting new phone - want to transfer apps, music, etc to a different Apple ID

I don't really use Apple stuff so I'm a little clueless. My cousin and my uncle currently use the same apple ID. This is problematic because their contacts are synced up, which they don't want. The ...
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Merging iTunes files from folders on different drives into one folder

Earlier today I changed the location of the iTunes media folder from the C to the J drive and consolidated the files. Apparently consolidation leaves duplicates in the original file. I searched my ...
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How to tell iTunes to ignore my phone?

As I told in another question I now have 2 MacPros, One Snow Leo/iTunes 11.4 and Yosemite / iTunes 12.3. As told in the other question, this was in response to my iPhone6 purchase. It won't talk to ...
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Omitting photos when backing up an iphone to a macbook with itunes

I have a 64GB iPhone 6 and a MacBook Air with a 256GB disk, about 20GB of which is empty. There are about 24GB of photos and videos on the iPhone, all of which have been imported into the Photos app ...
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Transferring apps to new iPhone?

I just got an iPhone 6, upgrading from the 5. My main computer is a Mac Pro Running Snow Leo, and iTunes 11.4. I backed up the iPhone 5 and when I went to sync to the 6, I got a warning that it wants ...
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TV show filename format for automatic handling by iTunes

Is there a format of filenames for TV show mp4 files, such as 'S#E# - EpisodeTitle.mp4' that iTunes detects and automatically update the metadata and sort the files accordingly in my library? I hate ...
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Accessing/Viewing iTunes File Sharing Folders Locally on iPhone without Computer

I use a music application called Vox on my iPhone. Usually, when I want to transfer my iTunes music to it, I go on my computer, plug in my phone, open iFunBox, and put the music in its iTunes File ...
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iTunes “Authorization required”

My iTunes account is loaded from CDs (back in the old days) and has very few downloads from the app store. However, when I plug in an iPhone, it asks for authorization to transfer the music onto the ...
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How do I prevent iTunes TOS prompt?

iTunes has been popping up several times per day asking me to accept or decline their TOS. I have declined for the past 5-ish years (2.5 years on this laptop in particular) because it is not a piece ...
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Suddenly all my apple music songs are gone

I open my Music App from iPhone and suddenly I don't see any songs. Neither I see any storage size for songs that used be around 2.5 GB. I restarted my phone with no luck. I have not sync my phone ...
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Why are some tracks in my iTunes grayed out?

Note: There seems to have been quite a few threads on grayed out tracks on iTunes but none of them seem to be relevant with my question/issue. Context: I have just subscribed to Apple Music about 2 ...
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How to move books from iBooks on my iPhone with iTunes on Mac?

The first thing I bought was an iPhone. I have a lot of books there in iBooks. Now I would like to sync this library across my other devices: Mac and iPad. I know that the base for devices is Macbook ...
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Export single SMS from iPhone and import on another iPhone

Is there a possibility to sync the messages between two iPhones? Currently, I'm switching from one phone to another, but one device has got a new SMS. How can I export the single SMS and import it on ...
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Unable to use itunes file sharing?

I am running iTunes 12.1.2 under Windows XP on virtualbox on host Ubuntu 15.10, and my iPad 3 is on ios 9.2. I have a really weird issue. iTunes detects my device fine but when I go to apps and ...
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iPad 2 asks to connect to iTunes while iTunes asks for passcode on iPad

SCENARIO: I have an old iPad 2 (I think) model A1396 from a relative reclaiming an iTunes update. iPad screen is telling device is deactivated and should be connected to iTunes. WHAT I'VE TRIED ...
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How to avoid iTunes asking for iCloud account?

iTunes always asks me to log into my iCloud account. I do not want to use iCloud. This message to log in drives me crazy, it pops up every five minutes. How can I stop/avoid this, while still using ...
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Move album from iTunes on PC to Macbook wirelessly

I have just used iTunes to import a CD on my desktop Windows 7 PC. I'd actually like the CD on my Macbook Pro's (El Capitan) iTunes library; I've been using iTunes' Music Sharing to access it in the ...
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Can't rip CD into my Son's iPod because of Apple Music

I'm a simple man. I want to take the CD my son got in kindergarten. Rip it into mp3/aac using my iTunes 11.3 El Capitan based Mac. Plug in my Son's 5th gen iOS 9,2 based iPod Touch. Put the ripped ...