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Can I remove all missing songs without having to do it one at a time?

When I have iTunes on shuffle, I invariably end up hitting a song iTunes can't find, and then I have to tell it to start shuffle over again (until I hit another song it can't find). Is there an easy ...
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Unable to see iCloud Music Library option in Music Settings

Both my husband and I have iPad Airs. Both of our iPads are currently on iOS 9.2.1 and it states the software is up to date. For some reason in my husband's Settings under Music it does not show ...
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Can't see 2 songs from the album

A new Album of my favorite band which I had pre-ordered months ago has just been released. When I go to the Itunes Store -> purchases -> music on my iOS device, I can see that album there, but what I ...
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What happened to the star ratings in the Music app in iOS 9.3?

So I just updated to iOS 9.3 and everything seems fine overall. But when I launch the Music app, I used to be able tap on the name of a track while it was playing to view/edit the star rating. But now ...
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Why does my iOS music app randomly alphabetize my Up Next list?

Every so often, I'm listening to music in the standard iOS Music app only to realize that my Up Next list, which I never control, has shuffled my entire library, listen songs alphabetically. I do not ...
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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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iCloud music library sync interrupted, now songs aren't downloading?

My iCloud music library sync on my iPhone (iOS 9.2.1) was interrupted due to Internet connection going down, and many of the songs aren't downloaded. Worse, all of my playlists are empty (auto-...
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Add music files from my computer to an iPhone

I need to put some music files on somebody's iPhone. How can I do that without erasing the content of his iPhone ?
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iTunes download all songs at once

I can't find any way to download all my purchased songs at once. I have a list of 100+ albums, so clicking on Downlod for each album is not viable. I was hoping to show Account -> Purchased -> Not ...
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Earphones problem/ sleep mode/ MacBook Air

I been trying to listen to the music in my MacBook Air early-2015 however when I close it the music stops. How can I fix this?
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Apple Music songs not showing up on iTunes Library

All music I've added to my Library from Apple Music is gone (The files I used to own before Apple Music still shows up). I went into the Music>iTunes>iTunes Media directory and the Apple Music folder ...
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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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suitable replacement for Tag&Rename on OSX?

I love the UI provide by Tag&Rename. It's very intuitive. Browsing my collectiong using a tree structure on the left and selecting a folder would automatically refresh the track listing. Right-...
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May I register with ©copyright my songs made mixed with just apple loops or must be copyleft, creative commons, royalty free, etc…?

I'm starting to use GarageBand for making music, and I have several songs of my own; but I find xtremly funny mixing loops, so, I have another ones that are only loops mixes. I know that they are ...
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Apple Music Artist Pictures

I recently got all the Pierce the Veil albums. All my artists have their own picture but these ones don't. I heard that if you change the name to how it is exactly then it will change, however when i ...
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How can I use Apple Music without my iCloud Library?

There's no "reset iCloud library" button on my account. I still want to put 2 albums, that are on my PC, on my phone (they aren't on Apple Music, I've already searched), but when I enable iCloud ...
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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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Remove single song from playlist without deleting from My Music

I'm trying to remove a song from my Purchased playlist that I added twice (because I am a banana), but as far as I can tell, my only option is to delete the file from my Music entirely. Surely there ...
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Why can't I add artwork to my music in iTunes?

I have a few songs that don't have artwork, and would like to manually add the cover art. I'm trying to use iTunes (Get Info > Artwork > Add Artwork). However, the 'Add Artwork' button is grayed out ...
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How can I find out the style or genre of a Genius playlist I have made?

So click on a track in iTunes, make a Genius playlist then determine what the genre of said playlist might be (also why is there no Genius tag?)
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Route the Audio Output to Input (not creating loop)

Can we have whatever music we are playing whether from spotify, logic, itunes, instead of coming out of the main output, be a part of what goes in to the input on e.g. logic or skype. This would ...
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Apple Music splash screen won't go away!

I can't get to my music on my iPad because whenever I launch the app I get a splash screen for Apple Music with no apparent buttons or links to get past it. Does anyone know how to get out of this? (...
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How to star-rate “Apple Music” files in iTunes on OS X

I like rating music as I'm listening to it so I can find my favorite stuff easily later. But I'm now an Apple Music subscriber and listening to a LOT of new music that the service has found for me. ...
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Playing Music while recording?

So I'm having the issue; How can I play music on iOS 7 while recording? I've seen this post but "JamCam" isn't something I'm interested in. Is there a Cydia tweak which allows this? I'm surprised I ...
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I have the music logo stuck when I click music,

I have turned it on and off, hit the music app and it's still frozen. What other options do I have to fix this issue?
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How to I re-download songs I've purchased but accidentally deleted?

I purchased an album on iTunes back in 2013. When Apple Music came out, I added the deluxe version of the album on my phone to have the extra songs, but then some songs were duplicated and would play ...
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iTunes cannot identify iPod (Nano 5) after installing Windows 10

iTunes cannot identify iPod (Nano 5) after installing Windows 10 I tried to reinstall iTunes but it still fails. The Computer can find the iPod and download data from it. I'm using the most ...
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Note icon produces nice picture, but no music access. Have to go through iTunes to play songs

When I press the note icon on the bottom of my iphone 5S, I get a nice picture of a girl leaning against a wall. I can't make this go away. Sometimes I see a flicker of the usual GUI but it goes ...
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I can't get my DJ Software program to load properly

I'm using a software called rekordbox v4.0.5 for my iMac, 2.7 Core i5. The program's start up screen pops up and then never displays anything after that. Is there anyway for my to track the ...
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iTunes tracks are not playing or downloading from Purchased

After purchasing a new iMac computer, I naturally opened up iTunes and began to download my purchased music onto the machine. The process went smoothly enough, but I noticed that a few songs from an ...
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When setting the MacBook Pro into Hibernate it keeps connecting to my Bluetooth audio adapter

How can I avoid this behaviour? What is going on here? It keeps connecting to my device (http://www.amazon.de/dp/B004ZH0RSY) and makes sounds on my HiFi. I am talking about the connected-beep.
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Sync and Erase?

I have many songs on my iPhone that were purchased on this same device. I would like to sync music from my computer onto my iPhone and I would like to know if this action could delete the purchased ...
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Old Apple ID's don't work

I have 3 old Apple ID's that I used to purchase music. After upgrading to a new phone there are many songs I can't play because they are from the old ID's. Apple doesn't recognize them any more. How ...
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Where are iTunes music files located, if they are not in Music/iTunes/iTunes Media?

I recently rented a MacBook Pro because I needed to take mine in for a hardware recall. Before giving mine up, I transferred the folder ~/Music/iTunes and the file ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple....
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Music on my iPhone 5s is gone!

Went to play tunes while working out the other day. I tapped on the Music app to open my playlists and all that appears is an image of a girl with headphones on. No playlists...no songs...no way to ...
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I can't access my music.

I used to be able to play my music by tapping the music app. Now when I tap it all I see is some woman listening on headphones and apple icon. This is not as good as listening to the music I've ...
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Using my Dads music on my iPhone?

When my Dad died last year we put his iphone away in a drawer for safe keeping, because his music was very important to him and obviously we didn't want to lose it. The phone is getting hard to hold ...
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iPhone 5S music gone

Went to play music today and all I get on my music app is a photo of a gal with headphones. Where did all my playlists disappear to? Thanks in advance for any help.
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Is it possible to add music to your Music Library on the iPhone?

Possible use cases. Someone emails you a music demo. You find a song you want to download online. You want to download an MP3 from Soundcloud. It is easy to add songs to iTunes and sync it over with ...
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Apple Music 12.3.2 on Mac “For You” rarely updates

On my iPhone, the For You playlist update often and if I pull down I can get a fresh set of playlists. Meanwhile on my mac the For You playlists update maybe once every other day. I do the majority of ...
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Can't Remove Downloaded Music From Ipod Touch

Ever since the apple music update I've been unable to add or remove music from my ipod touch 5 via itunes on my computer. Everywhere I've looked says you go to the ipod icon, go into summary and click ...
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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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Audio player most similar possible to Audacious

Short: I'm looking for an audio player the most similar possible to Audacious or the old Winamp. I'm looking for an audio player the most simple possible, not based in libraries like iTunes. The ...
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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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Sharing my ripped music uploaded to the cloud with iPhone or iPad

I understand that using the cloud on Apple, you can share purchased music across multiple Apple IDs by using one common main Apple ID for iTunes login. You would use your Apple ID for iMessage and ...
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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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Songs in playlist - Apple Music

I have an apple music subscription and then decided to make some cool playlists. But now, my library is FULL of albums that I never play outside of my playlists, an ugly ugly nightmare. I guess my ...
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browsing music in cover art in vlc

Is it possible to activate a cover art view for the music library in vlc? I mean something like you can see in iTunes. I am running vlc under osX and I can't find the appropriate preference.
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Sorting Music by Artist

I haven't found this question elsewhere. Background: I have an iPhone 5 with the most up-to-date software on it at the time of this posting (iOS 9.2). In the Music app, under My Music, I want to ...