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

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Why can't I use my iTunes balance?

Recently my mom bought me a 15.00 iTunes gift card. When I redeemed it my account said it had a balance of $15.00. But whenever I try to purchase anything from the iTunes Store or App Store it asks me ...
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Apple Music – how to add all albums/songs of an artist to my library

I want to know if there's a way in Apple Music to add albums/songs of an artist to my library. I realize that I have to add album by album and I'm looking for a better way to do it. Any suggestions?
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iTunes won't stop downloading two BBC podcasts

Recently iTunes started downloading dozens of old BBC podcasts (In Our Time and Thinking Allowed). I delete them, they come back. Since it only does this for BBC podcasts I was wondering if BBC is ...
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Archive of iOS app store and Google Play listings?

I am trying to find screenshots of old iOS app store and Google Play app listings, to show the history of how an app visually developed. I have access to the publisher accounts but there doesn't seem ...
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iOS Music - How to show both Artists and Compilations on the same view?

I thought that there's something wrong will all my compilations I upload to my phone. On iTunes those albums are correctly listed as compilations and artist is called "Various Artists" but I was ...
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How to add all *.m4v files from certain folder to playlist in iTunes with automator/applescript?

There is a folder on Mac. There are a lot of files in it, but i want to make an automator/applescript script, which will watch this folder and if it will see any new *.m4v file in it, it will add it ...
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Playlist folders showing up as smart playlists on my iphone 5

After syncing my iPhone, when I go into music and look at Playlists, it shows the Playlist Folders as Smart Playlists, not as folders. On the computer, it looks like this: [Folder] Keepers [...
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Can I safely delete the iTunes “Import” folder?

I had a problem that I was able to solve by unchecking "Share iTunes Library XML with other applications", but ever since, I have a folder in ~/Music/iTunes/iTunes\ Music/ called "Import" with a bunch ...
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iOS Alarm app Labels stored in iTunes Backup?

I can't seem to find any iTunes Backup extraction utility that claims to be able to extract data from the pre-installed iTunes Alarm app (specifically the labels that are in each "alarm"), so cannot ...
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iTunes Problems

We recently purchased a new computer and had everything from the old one transferred to the new one. Now, it appears that every time we attempt to play our library from iTunes, we are asked to ...
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Cannot airstream itunes videos from iphone 4s to apple tv anymore

I used to be able to play itunes videos from my iphone onto my apple tv. Now I can fully set up airplay (even mirror, if I want), I can play youtube and netflix content, and even itunes music videos, ...
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com.apple.MediaLibraryService error in Console.app – how can I reset or edit its plist?

Does anybody know how I can reset com.apple.MediaLibraryService? I don't have any CPU or battery drain issues with it, but I can't synchronize photos to my iPhone anymore. As soon as I start iTunes (...
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Delete files left over from iTunes “Keep Files”

Sometimes when I delete files from my iTunes library I select Keep File instead of Move to Trash. How can I delete these orphaned files?
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iTunes/Apple Music on Mac - can't sign in

I am suddenly unable to use Apple Music (or the iTunes store for that matter). Yesterday I just opened iTunes and every single song in my Apple Music was greyed out. I couldn't play any of them. So I ...
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iTunes makes a loud noise at the beginning of mp3's and then goes silent

These are all songs that used to play on other computers (using older versions) in the past. The problem happens for every single song.
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How to add music from iTunes to my iPhone after enabling iCloud Music Library?

When I enabled iCloud Music Library on my iPhone, I had the option of merging it with my existing music. I did that, and my phone has both music from my iTunes library and music from Apple Music on it....
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I Pod classic tells me it is empty, can I sync with music retrieved from Ipod disc in Finder safely?

All of the content of my Ipod classic opens in Finder. I Tunes is asking if I would like to sync my apparently empty I pod with this content, will it wipe the disc clean if I choose this option and ...
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iPod Classic not syncing my music on iPod properly

Initially , I had all of my music on my iPod. My iPod suddenly froze, and I restarted the iPod by pushing the center and menu button simultaneously. Then the standard Apple logo screen came up for a ...
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Apple Store Optimization (ASO), efficient keywords

My question is about Apple Store Optimization (ASO) and how it uses keywords that the developer provided in iTunes Connect at time of app. submission. Specifically if I have a puzzle game that is ...
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iTunes 12.3.3 smart playlists order not consistent

I have several Smart playlists that rarely show the true playlist order. example: in one smart playlists's settings I select "select by "most recently played"" In the view part of the playlist i ...
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Confguring primary vs secondary icloud accounts for admin + standard user

I've set up my admin account on my Macbook Air. I configured iCloud on this account. I'd like to do admin things with this account. UID 501 I've also migrated a backup to become a second account, ...
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Itunes Wi-Fi Sync on iPhone showing wrong Computer Name

Iphone 6 Plus : with OS 9.3.1 My Computer used to sync to a Windows 10 computer and then recently i switched to OS X On my OS X i am able to launch > iTunes > and i am able to sync Issue on ...
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How do I mass-edit the titles of songs in my iTunes library?

I just went through my CD backlog and imported a ton of music to iTunes. However, many of the tracks have the format of "Composer - Piece - Movement" as their title. For albums that contain just a ...
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Songs added from Apple Music are disappeared in iTunes after Sign Out -> Sign In

Yesterday I did Sign Out from iTunes on my MacBook Pro (El Capitan 10.11.4), and after a few minutes I Signed In again with the same user. As a result - all my songs added from Apple Music are gone. ...
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My Apple Music “heart” ratings are disappearing by itself

I'm listening to some tracks that are not on my original iTunes library, but on Apple Music. I am "heart"ing some tracks. When I come back a few days later, all my heart ratings are gone and I can't ...
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How to back up 2 Apple ID's on 1 iphone to itunes?

If I have 2 Apple ID's on one iphone, how am I able to do a back-up of my iphone on iTunes (backing up apps from both ID's)?
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iTunes doesn't upgrade my iOS from beta to release, says I already have the latest version

I am part of the beta program with my iPhone 4S (MF265FD/A) using version 9.3 beta 7 (13E5233a), and I'm trying to update it to the release version, but iTunes informs me that "This version of the ...
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iTunes error 8268

I keep getting this error. "There was a problem with -filename-. An unknown error occurred (8268)" The problem is that I cannot locate any of those filenames in the iTunes folder, the iTunes ...
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iPod Gen2 generates Windows Code 21

My old iPod upgraded with 8GB CF flash memory worked just fine until one day when I plugged it in, the Windows Autoplay menu appeared (as usual) but as soon as I started iTunes and the iPod was ...
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iTunes cuts connections to network drives when synchronizing iphone 4 in windows 10

I have just upgraded my windows from windows 7 to windows 10, and suddenly i cannot get my iphone 4 synchronized properly. The problem is this: In my iTunes library I have a lot of songs mostly my ...
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Apple Music Remix Replacements

That Apple music replaces many remixes with their originals (as their comparison algorithm probably ignores any brackets) is a known issue, but is there a way to easily fix this? Until now I always ...
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Viewing all albums sorted by year in Apple Music

Is there a way to see an artist's albums by year in Apple Music? I've searched around and I can't even see a page where all an artist's albums are listed, let alone a chronological listing. For ...
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Adding a book to my ibooks without erase videos in my iphone

I would like to add a book to ibooks app of my iphone. I connect my iphone to pc and try to add that with itunes. After adding book to itunes library, now when i want to sync books , it gives a ...
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Archive Upload Failed due to error -22421

I was going to upload an app to iTunes Store, everything was going perfect, app validation test is also successfully completed, but when I tried to submit my app it gives an error. Here a screenshot ...
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importing audiobooks into itunes 12 from cd

I own a lot of audiobooks on cd. I only listen to them on an iPod so when I buy a new one I load it into my iTunes library. I merge the tracks for each disc, import into music, rename the discs as ...
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iTunes Producer refuses to recognize Apple ID/password

I am helping a friend upload her books to iTunes with iTunes producer on my Mac Mini. I have done this several times in the past. Since upgrading to El Capitan, iTunes producer refuses to recognize ...
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iTunes only showing some music on iPhone

iTunes only shows about 10% of the songs on my iPhone. This seems to happen erratically (that is, not all the time). And they are a mixture of tunes purchased from iTunes, and tunes I've added myself ...
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Upgraded iPhone 4 to iOS 7 and restored from iTunes, but still being asked to restore or set up new

Using iTunes on OS X, I have first backed up my IPhone 4, and then have selected Update. When everything was complete, the phone restarted, then once I had entered my language and region, it gave me ...
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How can I get station and track to appear on the iTunes widget in the Today panel when listening to internet radio?

I'd like to be able to expose the "Today" panel, to see what the artist and title of the song currently is when listening to internet radio in iTunes. However, it's blank. You can see something where ...
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Export iTunes playlists with folder structure intact

I want to export my iTunes library to an external hard disc such that it RETAINS structure of all artist folders, album folders and music files within. I would also like to separately export ...
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How to add photo to artist profile on Apple TV/ iTunes

I'm working for a film director, and he would like his headshot to appear when you click his name on Apple TV. Like this image of Scorcese on iTunes. Anyone know how to submit a photo/ hook this up?
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iTunes playing album tracks in wrong order

When playing a specific album, iTunes plays the third track ninth. When checking 'Get info' the track is clearly designated as track 3 of 10. Nothing I do moves it to the correct position in the album ...
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How do I transfer apps, media, from one iTunes account to another?

This may well be a recurring question to some of you, and I apologize in advance for the repetition and hope you can excuse me, but i've really got nowhere else to ask. Here's my situation; I have ...
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Use iTunes to restore

My sons iPod. As soon as you turn it on it goes to the home screen and then freezes on a screen saying "use iTunes to restore " how can I get it to work right again without losing all his downloaded ...
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Ipod Nano and Windows 10

I have an IPod Nano and am using Itunes 12.3.2 and Windows 10. I never had a problem with Ipods and Vista but after installing Windows 10 the touch screen stopped working. I had a long session ...
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How do I group separate albums into a single collection on iTunes?

This is probably a silly question as there is probably not an actual answer to this or I have a misconception of how this works, but is there a way to group albums into one collection in iTunes? My ...
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Increase max volume of iTunes when Sound Check is enabled

If Sound Check is disabled, the volumes of some mp3 files are too high, and some too low. If I enable Sound Check, volumes seem to be normalised. But the problem is that the maximum volume is not loud ...
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How to purchase non-DRM versions of Apple Music-based playlist

For an event, I have created a playlist of music based mostly on Apple Music tracks (and some that I had purchased pre-Apple Music). I need to deliver non-DRM versions of all these tracks to a DJ for ...
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Decode the iTunes video metadata

How to extract the metadata added by iTunes to a video? From what I heard iTunes has this feature to add/decode metadata to/from the video files. Is it possible to extract the metadata added by ...
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iTunes sync “beep” loop iPhone and mac

About half the time i plug in my iPhone 6 to my MBP2015 15" to sync and they get stuck in a loop: the phone will beep to indicate the start of a sync, and the screen flashes, then 1 second later it ...