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

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How to find duplicate folder names and resolve naming conflicts in OS X?

I have my music collect on my NAS and would like to copy it to my laptop. When I try to copy the music folder and paste it to a new location on my laptop I get messages that OS X can't paste the ...
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How can I make my Apple TV 4th generation show up as a device in iTunes on my Mac?

I've an Apple TV 4th generation. My iPad's and iPod show up in iTunes on my Mac. The Apple TV won't. How can I make the Apple TV show up in iTunes on my Mac? That way it's easier to push apps and ...
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iOS Developer Account With VISA Debit Card

Can anyone confirm whether Apple accepts VISA debit card to buy iOS Developer account that costs $99. I can use the same card to purchase apps from the App Store but is this card can also be used to ...
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View individual artists in compilation albums?

I can't seem to set up my music collection so that when opening a compilation album on my iPad it shows a list of songs on the compilation album along with the artist of each song. In iTunes on my ...
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Looking for software to manage iOS apps on PC with details from App Store and delete option in the same view

Is there such a program that can scan my local iOS apps library on Windows and show me not just the metadata from .ipa file, but App Store data (rating, reviews, screenshots, description, etc) too? I ...
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iPhone 6 & iOS 9 - ad hoc app will not install

I'm having problems installing our developed app (distributed via ad-hoc) to iOS9. The ipa installs and works fine on iPhone 4 and on iPad 2 (iOS 9.1) but nothing seems to work for iPhone 6 with iOS ...
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How can I post a photo to instagram that was on my computer and not taken from my iPhone?

I want to use a photo from my computer and put it on my instagram account. The problem is that when I go to choose the picture, its not shown in the list of images in the /DCIM/100APPLE folder. I ...
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How can I run iTunes without installing Bonjour in Windows 7?

I just checked my Windows error logs and Bonjour has caused a ton of errors. After reading about Bonjour and not needing the networking services it provides, I deleted it. Now when I open iTunes, an ...
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How can I Change Letter Cases in iTunes?

I have some iTunes music files that are all capitalized letters and others that are normal small case letters. Instead of me going through and renaming each capitalized music file’s data is there a ...
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How can I recover music bought with 1st Apple ID & keep current ID for family? [duplicate]

Several years ago, I purchased a LOT of music over 1K songs) with a different Apple ID. In order to keep tabs on my grandsons purchases, I created a different ID for my family. Unfortunately, Idk ...
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Is there a software to reset/flash your iphone to factory without itunes?

i have two "broken" iphones. One of them, is a 3gs. I've changed is battery yesterday and it was ok for 30 min/1hour and then it just started rebooting. I searched online and i saw it was a common ...
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iTunes Match Alternative … or some way of implementing this

We’ve been using iTunes Match pretty much since the beginning, but recently my wife has turned it off and refused to re-subscribe. I’m fast getting to the same place. It just seems so unstable, ...
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How can we unlock an iPhone backup file if we don't know the password?

I've got a rather peculiar problem. My wife's iPhone got stolen and we bought a new one from the insurance money. When trying to restore the backup file to her new phone, iTunes asks for the password: ...
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No menu items in Itunes's Account menu work. Can't sign into account

I've recently migrated to a new mac, and since then I have not been able to sign into my account on iTunes. No items on the Account menu do anything when clicked. It also shows authorise this computer,...
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I forgot my Encrypt Local Backup password. How can I start over?

In iTunes (Windows 7) Encrypt local backup is checked, and I can't remember the password. I don't need to restore my iPad; I just want to be able to back it up. If I attempt to uncheck this, iTunes ...
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Delete book from iBooks Mac when I delete it from iOS

I sync "All books" from my iOS device (an iPod Touch) and my Mac, in iBooks. When I delete a book in iOS, it is NOT deleted on my Mac. Instead, in iTunes, the setting changes from sync "All books" to ...
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I was physically robbed and now can't manage my Apple ID… how can I extract my purchases?

TL;DR Since it seems obvious that at present Apple can do nothing to help me: I need some way of getting as much of my content (music/apps/contacts/etc) out of this account... what can I do? All of ...
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Deleting iTunes App Store purchases from my account

So... Over the period of 2 years owning my beloved iPhone 3GS, I have found many useful apps that I use very frequently. However, in the process of finding these apps, I have also downloaded much, ...
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Rate a track directly from Apple Music - stars / hearts vs My Music and syncing

I just bought my first Mac, started Apple Music subscription and moved my music library (1500 liked tracks) from spotify. I'm trying to make some sense of rating system iTunes/Apple Music has and I ...
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iPad - Incorrect Photo Sync [duplicate]

I have an iPad running iOS 9.3.2. I use my iPad primarily as a photo storage and viewing platform for meetings with clients. I've devised a way to arrange my photos for each client and stage of each ...
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iTunes Match Songs Don't Appear on iPhone

My iPhone 5S says it has synced with iTunes Match but some music is missing from the iPhone. I have Show All Music turned on. Is there some way to debug what is happening?
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Why can't I install an app (says “could not be found”)?

I just got an iPhone SE. I did a backup from my 4, then told iTunes to restore the new phone from the backup. It said there were a bunch of apps it couldn't install because they cannot be found. As ...
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How can I get an iPhone to play songs in order

I'm trying to listen to an album on my iPhone. The play plays the songs randomly. I would like to hear the album in sequence. I also have playlists that I'd like to listen to in sequence. When I ...
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iPad - Incomplete Photo Sync

I have an iPad 2 running iOS 9.3.2. and I have a problem syncing all the photos I've selected to be synced. The last time I uploaded photos from iTunes to the iPad, the photos tab of iTunes showed ...
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iPhone plays/pauses/skips songs and activates siri only when connected to earphones

I have had my iphone 5s (still have version 7.1.1) for three years now and never have encountered such a problem until recently. When I plug my earphones, it works well depending on whether i want ...
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iTunes is changing the number/order of tracks in an album when it loads into my iPod. I want the tracks to stay in order

iTunes changes the number (and therefore) the order of tracks in an album when make a new playlist. Therefore, I cannot listen to an album in the correct order. I want the tracks to stay in order when ...
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How to stop iTunes to auto download “Available apps” on start?

I have downloaded few apps on my iDevice and stopped the download realizing that was not the intended app.Whenever I start my iTunes, it tries to download them. How can I stop the apps from getting ...
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iTunes 11: Default Podcast settings

I would like to change the default settings for all podcasts. I know you can edit each one of them individually, but I would like to change the default for all to "Download All" and keep "All ...
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iTunes and XCode not recognising devices after disconnected, until restart

I have a problem which requires I regularly restart my iMac, up to several times a day, to get devices recognized. When I re-connect a device, iPhone, iPad or iPod, I regularly get the message: ...
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Can't burn newly created playlist to CD with iTunes 12.1

I just want to burn some music for my Mom to a CD-R. I've done this multiple times. If I check MP3 CD box, I receive message stating all music is not MP3, and it won't allow. If I check other option, ...
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Odd album rating behavior when resetting star rating of individual songs in iTUnes

I have had multiple issues with the auto-generated "album rating" in iTunes, but AFAIK this is a new one. I have been vexed with the "album rating" being inherited by individual songs on an album, ...
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Trying to update Apps but Podcast won't update

Updating apps via iTunes 12.4.1. The Podcast app won't update and keeps sending out this message: "Podcast is only available on iOS. To get Podcasts, search for it in the App Store"... I have to ...
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How to i get off my apple logo screen on my iPhone 6 without restoring and losing my photos?

My iPhone 6 recently ran out of storage and my photos have disappeared,now it won't turn on and gets stuck on the apple logo screen, i have not backed it up and really don't want to lose any of my ...
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Songs purchased on iPhone won't sync back to the iPhone from iTunes

I've run into this problem a couple of times: I purchase a song on the iPhone via the iTunes Store app. I re-download the song on iTunes on my Mac. I add the song to an existing playlist in iTunes. ...
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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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Broken iPhone 6 can't connect to iTunes

My iPhone broke the other day and the screen is broken so bad it doesn't work anymore. It has typed its own passcode on the lock screen so many times it has disabled the phone so now I can't do ...
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Create globally available volume control for iTunes

I'd like to change the volume on iTunes from the keyboard at anytime, regardless what app is currently being used. I understand there are the keys at the top dedicated for system volume (this won't ...
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Can I undelete a matched track from iTunes Match?

I accidentally deleted one of my matched tracks from iTunes when I really just wanted to remove the downloaded copy. Is there a way to resurrect it? The downloaded copy was sitting in my trash, so I ...
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iPod Classic 160GB deletes all files and isn't recognized on PC

I purchased a 160 GB iPod Classic last year. Regularly throughout the year I found that the iPod would often freeze and need to be reset every time it was plugged into my computer. Formerly an Asus ...
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iPhone 6 restored from encrypted iPhone 5S backup doesn't retain passwords

I have a new iPhone 6. It is replacing an iPhone 5S. I plug this into my iMac every day via an original Apple Lightning cable, and iTunes automatically creates encrypted backups. I have successfully ...
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iPhone 4s won't turn on, won't update, won't restore, stuck on recovery mode!

I was recently told to update a iPhone-4s from abroad (UK to Nepal). While downloading from OTA I noticed there was ios 8 already downloaded. However it didn't let me update it showing unknown error ...
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Can't copy media to iPad through iTunes File Sharing because not enough free space is available

I'm getting the following error when trying to copy a MKV file to VLC on iPad using the iTunes File Sharing on Windows: "Movie.mkv" could not be copied because not enough free space is available. ...
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Can't download itunes album purchased on a different computer to Iphone

I purchased an album this morning on my laptop at home. I got on the bus and realized that all of the songs hadn't downloaded. I logged onto itunes at work and the album shows up under purchased ...
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Does my phone store the data of an app after restore even if it's no longer available in the store?

I restored my phone, but unfortunately an app (Stash/St@sh) is no longer available in the store. Unfortunately I have important data in that app. After I restored the phone and it could not download ...
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iTunes starts randomly opening every time iPhone is connected — settings contradict

I've seen a few OLD articles on how to prevent iTunes from opening up every time you plug in your iPhone to your mac; however, none of those solutions seem to work or either they do not exist anymore. ...
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Restoring iPhone backup from iTunes taking too long

I got a new iPhone today to replace my broken one and I am trying to restore the backup from iTunes. I had around 50Gb of content in my old phone. The remaining time to finish the backup started in ...
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How can I trigger the download of an iTunes iCloud song with a COM script on Windows?

iTunes 12.4 for OS X/macOS allows downloading of iCloud content via the AppleScript command download. The iTunes COM SDK for Windows does not seem to offer anything comparable. The next best thing ...
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How can I download ipa file from ipad on El Capitan?

Unfortunately Stash got removed from the iOS App Store, but I need to transfer it from my iPad onto my new iPhone. How can I do that? If I'm right first I need to download it and install it with ...
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What happened to my imported music?

I have no idea what I'm doing wrong ... or what iTunes is doing wrong ... but when I go into my Library, the only music that shows up is the stuff I actually purchased from iTunes. Over the years my ...
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Music files don't copy from iTunes to iPhone, appear grey with a dotted circle

When I drag music files from iTunes (desktop) onto a connected iPhone, many times the files just don't copy to the iPhone - the tracks appear in the list on iPhone, albeit grey and the most-left ...