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Questions tagged [apple-music]

Apple Music is a music streaming service by Apple Inc.

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Apple Music Smart Playlist not syncing correctly with iPhone

I've just created a very simple Smart Playlist that selects all my "Loved" songs. That's it, not referencing other playlists, not referencing any song outside my library, no nested rules. Just "Love ...
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Can I listen music from USB-C port by using USB-C/Jack adapter trough MacBook Pro?

As mentioned in heading, can I listen to music through my headphones by using USB-C with jack adapter on Macbook PRO?? https://www.amazon.com/Headphone-CONMDEX-Converter-Compatible-Essential/dp/...
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Siri does not recognize Apple Music on macOS

When instructing Siri to play something on macOS that is not in my music library, it says, for instance, "You don't have anything by [artist] in your music". I can see that it suggests other sources, ...
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Cancel Apple Music subscription > Subscribe in future > Playlists lost or not? [duplicate]

If you cancel your Apple Music subscription and subscribe again in the future (say months or a year later), do the playlists you had created and other account data(?) "reappear"? Or when you cancel ...
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Using two Apple IDs on one Mac

I have a personal Apple ID which I use for iTunes and iCloud on my MacBook Air and iPhone. Now I have a MacBook Pro which uses different iCloud account. I want to know if I can use my earlier Apple ...
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iPhone Music Non-Streaming

I currently have to use my iPod to listen to music in the car for free. I wondered if iPhone works like an offline iPod? Is there a way use home sharing and play musuic without streaming it (data use)...
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How to add multiple songs in Apple music to a playlist?

I'm using Itunes 12.8.0.150 on macOS Sierra. When I browse certain album on Apple music I want to add multiple songs of that album to my playlist. I tried pressing Shift or CMD to select multiple ...
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Would it be possible for an extension to detect an Apple Music file being loaded into Traktor and purchase it?

The DRM on Apple Music files doesn't allow them to be opened by programs such as Traktor and Mixed In Key. However, the same tracks are still for sale in the iTunes Store. I'd like to collect tracks ...
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Using tracks from Apple Music in iMovie project

I have used downloaded Apple Music as background music in projects created in iMovie? Will I lose that if I cancel Apple Music subscription? It seems like I would keep that as it is exported as ...
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Apple music, subscription switch

I'm on the individual Subscription for Apple music right now, and I tried switching from individual to Student ( I do have a student ID and I am eligible). But whenever i do, It tells me that my ...
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Why don’t my playlists transfer over iCloud?

I use Apple Music and I have an iPhone on which I’ve made several iTunes playlists. I recently got a MacBook Pro and attempted to transfer the playlists from my iPhone to my MacBook Pro by connecting ...
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Right side of Earpod dead but the buttons are functioning. How to troubleshoot?

Okay,the jack is plugged in properly. The problem is, while the audio is coming from the left Earbud, the right Earbud is dead. However, in Apple earpods, the controller (volume and on-off button) is ...
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How can I play songs across Apple Music playlists?

I work while playing Apple Music in iTunes (12.8.0.150) on my Mac (macOS 10.13.6). I would like to add all the songs in various playlists to a single playlist so I can shuffle across them. These are ...
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iPhone SE says “connect to wi-fi or cellular to play music” when I AM connected to cellular

I can't figure this one out, and I don't often listen to music while out & about so I only just noticed it recently. iPhone SE, iOS 11.3. I have both Apple Music and iCloud Music Library ...
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Does iPod Touch cache streamed Apple Music?

I listened to (streamed) music from Apple Music on an iPod Touch. I have not selected music to automatically download. Days later, when listening to a playlist while offline, one of the tracks I ...
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Add currently playing song to Apple Music using AppleScript Editor

I am trying to make an AppleScript that automatically adds the current track that I am listening to on Apple Music to my library. What I have done so far is set the option "Add songs to Library when ...
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How can I recover a song that I accidentally deleted from my iPhone's music library?

Does anyone know how I can download the 1st song again? I checked iTunes (incl. my Purchased list and the Not on this iPhone tab, but it isn't listed anywhere.
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Is there a way to create a smart playlist for songs not in library?

I have multiple Apple Music playlists in my library. I essentially want to combine them by using a Smart Playlist in iTunes (Windows 7 PC). I have unchecked "Add songs to Library when adding to ...
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Is it possible to *partially* claim an iTunes gift card?

When I claim an iTunes gift card I am given the option to use it toward an Apple Music subscription. For example, I can use a $150 gift card to get a year of Apple Music for $99 and have $51 left over ...
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iTunes wants me to turn off Genius — but how? [duplicate]

iTunes has decided it doesn't like my library tonight and is refusing to update my Apple Music account with my local files on my iMac so they're available to all my Apple devices. It gives me the ...
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Apple remote app and apple music to stream over wifi??? Help

I'd like to use the apple remote app to control apple music on the fly... Some have mentioned airplay, and I'm not sure if that will work? Currently, I have speakers outside that are connected to my ...
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Free trial subscription on Apple Music, still billed for purchases

I have 3 month free trial subscription of Apple Music and every time I buy a song I am been billed and my money is being deducted from my bank account at any purchase. I want to know the reason for ...
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Adding curated playlists to own library

If I add an Apple Music curated and regular updated playlist like Today at Apple, Pure Ambient or the personal New Music Mix playlist to my library, does this play list get updated in my library?
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Apple Music doesn't display song's lyrics from MP3 ID3 tag

How can I display lyrics on Apple Music? Here's my steps: I edit MP3 tags through kid3 app. I add lyrics to my MP3 file into the Tag 2 ID3v2.3.0 with encoding ISO-8859-1 (I've also tried UTF-8 and ...
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How to search through Apple Music Radio Stations?

Perhaps I'm misunderstanding what Apple Music actually is. I can't seem to find a way to search through ALL radio stations. Is this a thing?
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Why do I need iCloud Music if I sync to Touch

I have a large music library in iTunes on PC, which contains music I have purchased from Apple and music I added to my library from physical CDs. I have an iPod Touch and access to Apple Music. When ...
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Apple Music doesn't let me play my song? (Music app problem!)

There is a certain song that I sync to my iPhone 6s from iTunes (newest version) that can't be played directly. Everytime I choose it, it show this: (In summary it recommend me to join Apple Music. (...
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Apple Music checked as disabled and grayed out in iTunes

In iTunes' preferences pane for Restrictions, Apple Music is grayed out and checked as disabled. Any idea how to enable this? The lock is not engaged at the bottom.
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How can I burn an Apple Music playlist onto a CD?

Looking to burn a CD and use songs from Apple Music. Can I do this with only iTunes? Do I need 3rd party software?
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What happens to my music if I unsubscribe from Apple Music? [duplicate]

What happens to all the music I have accumulated during the time I have been using Apple Music if I choose to unsubscribe? As I have been paying for those songs, do they remain available for listening ...
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Can music be played simultaneously on Homepod and another device using the same account?

When signed in with an Apple Music account on Homepod and another device, can I play music on both devices simultaneously? I believe it's not possible for e.g. iTunes and an iPhone; is Homepod an ...
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Sorting music in iOS by album only

When you try to sort by album on iOS, the player sorts by album and then it also sorts by artist. How can you get it to sort by album only? Edit: I should clarify that I’m using an iphone 4 with the ...
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Does Apple Music keep my data if I cancel for a while? [duplicate]

Spotify arrived in my country, and I want to give it a try to compare it with my current Apple Music subscription. I can't find a "freeze" option for Apple Music. If I cancel the subscription, and ...
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How can I create a smart playlist in iTunes that updates weekly?

I have about 1100 songs in my library from CDs in itunes which are matched in Apple music/iCloud music library. Some of them are loved in terms of Apple Music and others not. Here comes the challenge:...
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How to identify Apple Music tracks?

My playlist won't sync to my iPod because there's Apple Music mixed in the playlist. I didn't think I had any Apple Music in my library. How can I tell which song is Apple Music and which song I own?
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Switch between “In Library” and “All Apple Music” in iTunes Search

Is there a keyboard shortcut or hotkey to switch between the "In Library" tab and "All Apple Music" tab when searching in iTunes? From my research, the only way I see the ability to switch between ...
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Removing duplicate songs in an Apple Music playlist

Is there any way to remove duplicate songs from an Apple Music playlist that I have? I imported two similar playlists from other users into a single playlist on my account. I did some searching, but ...
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Re-upload song to iCloud Music Library

There's a few songs that I've added to iCloud Music Library using iTunes on my PC but it seems that some of them didn't upload correctly because (1) they never play past a certain point on my iPhone ...
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How do I quit Apple Music?

So recently I started listening to Apple Music, but I didn’t realise that I had to pay 10 dollars every month. Now I want to quit it. Anyways, I tried going to my account, but there wasn’t a button ...
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How to accept Apple Music Family invite without iOS/macOS?

A couple of days ago I upgraded my Apple Music subscription to family mainly so my sisters could access music from their iPhones. Since my dad is avid music listener I decided to set up Apple Music ...
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Enable Apple Music on iTunes

I'm unable to activate Apple Music on iTunes 12.7 When I go to Preferences -> General There is no Show Apple Music option. Apple music works fine on my iPhone. How do I enable Apple Music on iTunes?
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Apple Music “Content not authorized” error

Yesterday I started my free trial of Apple Music and downloaded about 200 songs on my iPhone through Wi-Fi and it worked fine (with Wi-Fi turned on). Today I went for a walk and I could not play the ...
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How to get Apple Music on iPod Touch 1G?

I own an iPod Touch 1G and I'd like to listen to my downloaded Apple Music tracks on it. However, I can't do that since "Apple Music songs cannot be copied onto an iPod" (That's the message it shows ...
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Missing Lyrics option in Music app in iOS 11.1

I recently upgraded to iOS 11.1 and none of my songs are giving me the options to play lyrics. Has this feature been removed or the option to display them been changed?
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Separate User accounts, separate iCloud Music Library

I have iMac with 2 user accounts. I want to have separate iCloud music Library for this two accounts. Since I have two accounts I have two Apple Music memberships. And when I’m trying to turn it on ...
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AppleScript: How to add currently-playing Apple Music song to a playlist?

I've got a little AppleScript in Alfred that marks the currently-playing song as "Loved", it looks like this: tell application "iTunes" set loved of current track to true end tell This script ...
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How do you know when Apple Music playlists update?

Is there a way to know when Apple Music dynamic playlists update? For instance, every Saturday, every day, every month, and so on? If so, where do I find the day of last update?
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Apple Music: “Uploaded” vs. “matched” songs on iCloud Music Library

I just subscribed to Apple Music and I decided to upload all the songs I had in my Mac's iTunes library to the iCloud Music Library. Some songs have been labeled as uploaded, meaning that Apple has ...
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iPhone Music app: music with an iCloud status of Uploaded can't be played?

I have a PC (running Windows) with a collection of MP3 files I ripped from CD. I installed iTunes (12.7.0.166) and setup iCloud Music Library, and it went through the uploading/matching process on my ...
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How to use movement for classical music with Apple Music?

Apple Music groups tracks in classical music albums by work and movement, which is great. Here's an example: When I add albums to my library, however, the grouping is lost. Here is how that same ...