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Questions tagged [itunes]

iTunes is an application available for macOS and Windows. It is used to manage & play media and sync data to iOS devices.

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iPhone “disabled” when trying to enter recovery mode

I forgot my iPhone's lock code. I don't believe I have an iCloud/Find my iPhone configured on there. I never synced with iTunes. I'm fine with deleting all the content on the device. I tried ...
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iTunes won't play through Bluetooth when using Radio

So iTunes and my Bluetooth speaker works fine with songs in my library and songs on Apple Music, but if I go to the radio tab and play an Apple Music radio station, it switches to my Macbook's ...
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Use iTunes credit to purchase items

I have redeemed several hundred dollars of iTunes money to my Apple account. Is there any any app(s) in the store that allow you to pay for something (at a high price of course, due to Apple’s fees) ...
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iTunes stopped deleting movies and TV series

For as long as I can remember iTunes used to ask me, when deleting a TV series or movie, if I wanted to delete the file on the disk as well. Now, the question no longer pops up and the files are not ...
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How to stop iTunes from syncing voice memos from my iPhone?

iTunes 12.8.0, iPhone with iOS 12.1.2. Sync over wi-fi enabled to sync photos, everything else is manual. Every time iPhone syncs over wi-fi it imports voice memos in my iTunes library and I delete ...
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get contact off iphone 3/ios6 to iphone 5s.ios12

I have an old imac running 10.6.8 (sacred and never to be updated!) I have a 'new' imac running 10.12.6. I have my old iphone 3G running ios 6.0.1, with all my latest phone contacts on it. I have a ...
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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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iTunes Internet Radio on iOS

iTunes desktop app has a built-in Internet Radio where users have access to a vast collection of free, streaming Internet radio stations? Listen to Internet radio in iTunes on Mac Is there a ...
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Music disappeared after dropping free iTunes trial [closed]

Everything has disappeared off my computer and even talking with apple associates does not resolve the problem. I am attempting to retrieve all the CD's that were on my computer before I signed up for ...
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Transferring pictures off of an iPad, when they are stored in an album

I have an iPad Mini that contains several photo albums with unique pictures that I wish to preserve. These albums were created by syncing (using iTunes) from a computer that we've since recycled. (So ...
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a newer version of iphone software is available while I am already on 12.1.2

I have iPhone 8 Plus Around 12/15(approx) I took backup on my MacBook Pro iTunes 12.9.2.5 and then updated to 12.1.2 on phone itself by going to Settings > General > Software Update Today I ...
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Keyboard shor cut to skip back 5-10 seconds in iTunes TV show?

When I'm playing music I can hit Command + Option + Left Arrow (or Right Arrow) to skip backward (or forward) about 5 seconds. Now I'm watching a TV show for the purpose of learning a language and I ...
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How to buy a gift card from a German store for a Russian store?

Links from here redirect me to my iTunes where I can buy gift cards but there show a note "Redeemable in German store only". The same story if searching for the answer on apple.com/ru/... .
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Why can´t I transfer app scores from an iPod to an iPhone?

I have an iPod running on iOS 5 and and iPhone running on iOS10. I backed up my iPhone to my computer (Mac OS) using iTunes. I made sure that the apps were on the Mobile Applications folder. I then ...
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iPod Click Wheel (4G Classic) crashes in the manner of refusing to wake up and I can't seem to figure out why

I've had this iPod since 2009 and it's been running a 32GB CF card via adapter. For seven years I've had no problems with it until I wanted to rebuild my library from scratch. All the files I've had ...
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Play key opening iTunes even if Spotify is currently selected

I normally use spotify for music, but I go from time to time to iTunes to listen to some Podcasts. Sometimes I have both applications opened, and when I want to stop one, I select the application and ...
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Sync ripped Podcast files to iOS devices now iTunes won't do it

I have many files ripped from CDs or on MP3s that I used to sync effortlessly from iTunes to iPhone and iPods that I still use. Apple seems to have destroyed that workflow, so what do I do now? I ...
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iPhone7 (ios 11.1.2) failed to connect to Macbook pro (10.13.6) with error msg “Installation Failed”

iPhone7 (ios 11.1.2) failed to connect to Macbook pro (MacOS 10.13.6) with error msg "Installation Failed" Basically, I am having the error which is the same as https://discussions.apple.com/thread/...
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deleted select photos previously synced to my phone but not the whole folder

How can I delete select photos from my iphone 8 that were previously synced from my computer but I can't find the folder on my computer, a microsoft tech guy helped me get photos from the Microsoft ...
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How can I verify the backup password for an iOS device?

In iTunes, my iPad shows itself as backing up to "This Computer", and the "Encrypt Local Backup" button is checked. I believe I know the password, but I would like to be sure. How can I verify that ...
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ITunes 12.8.1.2 does not recognize devices nor see backups

Running Yosemite 10.10.5 on MacBook Air (early 2014), with Safari v. 10.1.2, iTunes 12.8.1.2, iTunes updated dec 14 2018. Devices (iPhone, iPad) do not register in iTunes. Are seen in USB device tree ...
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I think I deleted an important Mac file because it prevented me from playing fortnite. HELP [closed]

I have a MacBook Pro, (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015). I don't have much storage in this laptop but it was enough to fit Fortnite in it. I play it often and overtime the game was easier to play ...
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Install old app version on iPad 1st generation iOS 5.1.1 (Windows 10, year 2018 question)

I've just got first gen. iPad with iOS 5.1.1 and reset it to it's factory settings. Then I installed iTunes version 12.4.3.1 on my Windows 10 PC. Both iTunes and iPad are connected to same account and ...
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How to solve blank Safari Window / Safari crash (10.1.2)?

Running Yosemite 10.10.5 on MacBook Air (early 2014), with Safari v. 10.1.2. New Safari windows come up blank. Typing a URL into them doesn't load the pages. Quitting Safari and relaunching causes ...
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When does iCloud suggest a file can be stored cloud-only? Can I force iCloud to not keep the downloaded copy of a file?

My intention is to store movies. First I tried adding them to iTunes but if I'm not mistaken, those movies will never be cloud-only unless they were bought through iTunes itself. My next approach is ...
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How to remove boring message from itunes

I try to remove from itunes this boring message window that appears periodically : I have never had this message before and I don't know how to desactive it. I have unchecked the following options ...
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How can I use anytrans to import multiple audiobooks into iphone

I use Anytrans to import music (because I don't want to have to keep the track in my hard drive) I tried to add two audio books using Anytrans (this is a tutorial) but both individual books (audio ...
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Change media kind of multiple items not working

I'm following the guideline in https://www.lifewire.com/create-an-audiobook-from-mp3s-in-itunes-2438719 and have a problem with step Use iTunes to Convert MP3s to an Audiobook Join multiple ...
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iTunes: display chapter list in MiniPlayer

The newer Music player in iOS shows chapters, but I can't find a display of the chapters in a podcast... (you can use the Chapters menu to view and pick, but I am looking for a display option).
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“iPhone cannot be activated”

I was searching through the Lost And Found in my local school and found an unclaimed iPhone. I tried to turn it on but i got this message saying that it cannot be activated when I tried to connect to ...
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Stop iTunes from attempting to update carrier settings every time I connect my iPhone

I'm irritated by the iTunes prompt to check for update to the carrier settings every time I connect the iPhone (or when the lightning cable moves, which happens a lot of times). Even after allowing ...
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iTunes volume control on Mac everywhere

Tell me how you can control the playback volume of iTunes without opening its window from any other application. Using hotkeys, etc., preferably without additional applications. Mac os 10.14.
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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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I can't put a star rating on a song in iTunes

I noticed that I have a song on iTunes that I cannot give a star rating to. The stars are grayed out. So I went to my iPad & iPhone to see if I could rate it there. The music apps didn't have ...
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Something is creating folders in the Music directory

I am on Mac OS 10.14.1 on a Macbook Air. For the last several months, I am finding two-letter folder in the Music directory and subfolder that I have my music in, which is under an iTunes folder. ...
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Cannot restore iTunes backup - not enough space!

I am trying to restore an iTunes backup of my daughter's iPhone SE that was made via iTunes on a Mac. The Mac runs macOS 10.14.1 and iPhone is running iOS 12.1 When I click "Restore Backup" it ...
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Can my iPad and iPhone share iTunes, but have different game centers? Trying to merge

I have an iPad tied to my work email for everything. I have an iPhone tied to my personal email. My work email is about to go away, but I'm keeping the iPad. I have a number of games in use on the ...
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Disabling / Uninstalling iTunes on macOS Mojave

I'm using MacOS 10.14 Mojave on a MacBook Pro. I'm trying to disable iTunes, mostly because it annoys me several times a day when I use my keyboard play/pause media button. I have Spotify up and ...
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Smart playlist (iTunes) doesn't completely sync to iPhone

I recently noticed that somehow, a smart playlist of mine which contains 700+ titles doesn't show all of them on my iPhone 7. I tried to delete it on both my mac and my iPhone, but it doesn't seem to ...
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iPhone shows up in Image Capture, but not in iTunes

I'm trying to backup my iPhone 6s running iOS 12.1, using iTunes on a 13" 2012 MBP running OSX 10.12. I recently updated the iPhone from either iOS 10 or 11 (I can't recall which version,) to backup ...
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Can't transfer PDFs & eBooks from iMac to iPad 3 on iOS 6

I see there are loads of questions on this general theme, but I couldn't find one that was precisely . my situation. If I just missed it, someone please point me to it. I have an iMac running Sierra ...
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How to quickly stitch a ton of albums back together into compilations?

I trusted Google Music Manager to download my music collection onto a new computer, importing the lot into iTunes. Only after I wiped my old computer did I realize that my music was now screwed up: ...
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How can I get CarPlay to work with my 50 000 songs iCloud library

I just bought Sony XAV-AX200 to use with my iPhone 7 plus in a 2007 Volkswagen Golf (Rabbit). Now it seams that CarPlay can’t deal with my 50 000 song iCloud music library. It takes 5 minutes to ...
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cannot enter icloud keychain password to show backup password

I backed up my iPhone and forgot the password for the back up I opened keychain in my mac and found the back up but when I click show password or copy password to clipboard it prompts me to enter the ...
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Delete song from iTunes with partial name from clipboard

I'm trying to delete a track from a playlist in iTunes using only a partial name from the clipboard. It keeps giving me an error saying it can't find the track. I'm fairly new to AppleScript so I ...
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In iTunes, how do I create an autolist which only includes one song per band?

I'm pretty adept at combining iTunes smartlists to create diverse playlists based on various criteria. One thing I have not been able is to create a playlist where if I'm playing music from one band ...
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How to extract photos from iPhone backup files

I used iTunes to back up an iPhone. Now I want to get all the photos that were on the phone when it was backed up. Is there a way to do this without restoring the backup to a phone?
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Command-click to tick/untick all in iTunes sync lists broken in Mojave.

I prefer to sync nearly all music, excluding just a few playlists. It used to be I could command-click in the Sync Music / Playlists (and Artists, etc) lists to tick/untick (check/uncheck) all. ...
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Direct download link for iTunes for Microsoft Windows (not from Microsoft Store)

I wish to download iTunes for Windows 10. I am looking for a direct download link on Apple’s website rather than downloading it from Microsoft Store. When I visit Apple Support - Downloads page, and ...
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Can't change or add album artwork in iTunes 12.9

on files that have existing artwork which is wrong on files with no artwork The files are NOT .wav files but any edits to either the individual files or to the entire album are saved but not ...