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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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How can I determine how much storage is required for a specific podcast?

I want to download some podcasts for offline listening/viewing, how can I determine how much storage they will take on my device before downloading them?
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What's the difference between the 3 “Apple Keynotes” podcasts?

I want to download a keynote for offline viewing, but I'm not sure how to decide between the three different podcasts: Apple Keynotes Apple Keynotes (HD) Apple Keynotes (1080p) I'm assuming that HD ...
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Why are my iTunes factory equalizer presets all flat?

If I try to select any iTunes equalizer preset, they're all flat. This includes the factory ones. How do I get them back?
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log-sessions logs not deleting

I have a lot of a log-sessions logs and iTunes is unable to delete them during the sync, as long as Xcode can't (through device browse function). Is there any way to get rid of them?
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Frame by frame iTunes extras video

So I recently bought a movie on iTunes, and it would be really useful to be able to go frame by frame on the extras, does iTunes have this functionality?
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Change the info iTunes displays for a song

The majority of the songs I have are individually purchased or downloaded songs, not complete albums. In the categories "Recently Added" and "Downloaded" iTunes shows under the album artwork the name ...
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Command-line for iPhone Wifi Sync

I have a Mac mini which is on sleep but set to wake for network access. This works very nicely with something like Carbon Copy Cloner as the machine indeed wakes when I sync another machine to the ...
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None of the videos or photos on my iPhone show up in iTunes on my macbook?

It detects the iPhone when it's connected by USB cable, but when I open up the phone's videos/music/photos in iTunes, it's all empty. What could be the matter?
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Is it possible to lower bitrate of music downloaded from iCloud music library to iPhone?

I have a lot of music in my iCloud Music Library, most of it matched to 256 kb/s AAC files in iTunes Match. If I were to sync music to my phone by connecting it to iTunes on my desktop, I could choose ...
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Is it possible to manually add an app to the macOS Security & Privacy automation settings? [on hold]

To explain briefly, while keeping this question related to Ask Different, I am writing an app on XCode which allows me to run an apple script through Swift code, but I've ran into problems with its ...
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How to stop the Apple Music ads every time I launch the Music app?

Lately, the Music app on my iPhone XR has been showing the "Join Apple Music!" call-to-action interstitial screen pretty much every time I launch it. Usually this happens when I'm in a bad-network ...
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Always being ask to sign in iTunes Store [closed]

What should I do if I was frequently asked to login to the iTunes Store?
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iTunes automatically pauses when VLC plays a file

I noticed that if I have some background music on iTunes and I start playing a VLC video, iTunes automatically stops the music. Although this can be a very useful thing, I would prefer to have ...
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Use different Country/Region from Family in App Store

My family is from Brazil and I live in Romania. I use family sharing so I can use Apple Music from my family account without paying for an extra individual subscription. This is the main feature I am ...
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Will Time Machine backup an iTunes library that's stored on a network share?

I store my iTunes library on a Synology NAS and access it from an SMB share. The library is larger the SSD in my Macbook, so I cannot store it locally. Does Time Machine back a library that is on a ...
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I have never seen this “Sign in…” message before downloading

I Am wondering why I am getting the message [above] all of the sudden. As far as I know I am already signed in. Why is this message being displayed, rather than the one similar to the one in the 2nd ...
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iPhone XR keeps asking for my friends iTunes password

I recently bought an iPhone XR and I have been constantly asked for an iTunes password of a friends account I did not know that password or I do not know what is triggering the request for that ...
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iTunes thinks there is a podcast on my ipod when there isn't

Every day I listen to podcasts. When I'm done with them, I plug the iPod into the computer and uncheck the ones I no longer want, and then hit "sync" again. iTunes thinks that there is a podcast on my ...
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iOS 12.1.4 - Photos stuck on uploading after iTunes restore

I restored my iPhone XS using the iTunes Backup I had saved on my Mac. Everything went back in place and also the pictures showed as being all there but, at the bottom of the Photos Library there was ...
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What’s the point of iTunes backup restoring?

I have just substituted my iPhone XS due to a camera fault and restored it from iTunes backup. My phone is 256gb in storage and therefore I use to have all my Photos library (about 12.000 elements) ...
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Apple iTunes & Family sharing: hide names of other members?

In my iCloud Apple ID I have family sharing enabled. I use it to share access to iTunes music with other AppleID holders (friends and family -- Apple offers 5 accounts to share with). My problem is ...
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Can I be signed into iTunes with a different account than iCloud on same iPhone at same time?

Can my iTunes & App Store account be separate from my iCloud, Messages,and FaceTime accounts? Can I be signed into iTunes with separate account from iCloud, iMessage, etc, at the same time on ...
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iTunes connect: I can't add new bank account or changing existing?

Ok I recently closed my bank account and opened a new one that has the same routing number but different account number. Apple tried to make a payment to my account but it was declined because it's ...
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iTunes splitting albums containing songs from multiple different artists [duplicate]

As seen here, my iTunes is splitting my albums up. More specifically, albums that contain songs that have different artists names in the tags. Those "Avengers - Age of Ultron" albums are supposed to ...
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Does the biometry backup with iTunes?

I have an iPhone X with my FaceID registered. I back it up using iTunes. If I restore this backup to another iPhone with FaceID support, will my registered FaceID be restored? Or do I have to ...
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Unable to add artwork to .mp3 files in iTunes

iTunes is not allowing me to save artwork on .mp3 files. I have the option to add; however, after clicking OK, it's not saving the image.
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Videos from Camera show in Photos, not on connected device via iTunes

I just shot a separate video of two animals. The videos show up on the iPhone when I go to the Photos app. However after connecting the iPhone to a Windows PC, giving that computer permission on the ...
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Transfer music from iTunes to iPhone

I want to transfer a single song from my Mac to my iPhone. I usually did this just by dragging the file from Finder onto the iPhone symbol within iTunes, but since I buyed a new MacBook this does not ...
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Why won’t iCloud (or iTunes) synchronize books?

We have two iPads, recent models, with the latest IOS. Both have everything logged in to the same Apple ID. On a MacBook Pro (MBP) with the latest MacOS, iTunes and iBooks (and everything else) are ...
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Can I change the iTunes library name with AppleScript?

I manage my iTunes library on my iMac, but I got a headless Mac mini for streaming purposes to which I regularly synchronise the iTunes library via a shell script (run on the mini): osascript -e "...
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Can I add credit card of non-US bank to my US Apple ID account?

I've registered United States Apple ID. I want to sign up with Apple Music. It asks for my credit card. I'm providing Master Card issued by a Ukraine bank. My US Apple ID account doesn't accept it. ...
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macOS 10.6.5 upgrade assistance [duplicate]

I have a macOS 10.6.5 and am trying to upgrade it but don't know how to, what can I do?
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How to disable or uninstall iTunes under High Sierra without disabling SIP

This answer explains how to uninstall iTunes after disabling SIP. This appears to be a necessary step for uninstalling iTunes on versions of OSX starting with 10.13 High Sierra or earlier. I'd ...
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In iTunes 12 on macOS, how can I reset the skip count of a song?

Everything I can find on the internet seems to refer to a different version of macOS/iTunes than the ones I'm running. I want to reset the skip count of tracks without resetting their play counts, as ...
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“Too many files open” error when syncing an iPhone

For the last month or so, every time I try to sync my iPhone XR to iTunes (on a Mac) I get an error: This started happening when I tried turning on Wi-Fi sync between my phone and my Mac. I have ...
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Recovering data from an OLD ipod

I have recently dug up an old 2nd or 3rd generation iPod touch, from my childhood, which is running iOS 4. There are a few audio files on it I'd be interested in recovering, but cannot figure out how. ...
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Incorrectly labelled albums in Apple Music

I sometimes come across albums in Apple Music whose tracks are incorrectly labelled. For instance, the second track of this album is entirely incorrect. Similarly, the first three tracks of this album ...
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Unable to access phone after update to iOS 12.1.4

I recently updated my iPhone 5S to iOS 12.1.4 and I can't access it anymore. The phone says "Press Home to upgrade". My phone's home button is broken so I can't press the Home button. I have ...
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iTunes cannot locate missing files after I've moved them to a USB

I've been using iTunes on Mac for a while, but my startup disk recently got pretty close to being full so I figured I'd move all my music I had there from the iTunes Media folder to my USB drive. ...
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How to add album art to iTunes (Windows) from the MP3 files or folders directly

I know that iTunes can find album art and store it internally but does iTunes take any notice of thumbnails in the MP3 file itself (via ID3 tags) or of appropriately named image files in the same ...
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How does iTunes know where the iBooks are?

I wanted two user accounts and the admin account on the MacBook Pre (2012) to have the same iTunes library (not family sharing nor the older sharing option). Changed the path in iTunes preferences, ...
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Audiobook I bought from Audible does not appear in iTunes

Windows 7. The audiobook I bought does not appear in iTunes and neither in C:\Users\Public\Documents\Audible\Downloads (or any other place in my computer.) It did appear on my iPhone at the time of ...
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I forgot a password for iPhone 5C, error 4013 if try to restore

I was not using my iPhone 5C for a long time and forgot a password for it. How to use it now? I left it for some time without a power and the only thing it forgot was time, so now it writes that next ...
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Restore Backup can this still be done after choosing setup as new?

I want to Restore my iPad, I have already created a backup on my Windows 7 PC using iTunes. When I restore my Ipad, as far as I remember from some tutorials online, you will have to choose to restore ...
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How to transfer audio files directly from Android device to iPhone 5s

I have some audio recordings on an Android device that I wish to transfer to my iPhone 5s. I don't get a solution using iTunes. I have to say that there are a ton of files and i don't want to have ...
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I can't manage my iTunes subscriptions

When I try to upgrade or otherwise manage my iTunes subscriptions, I'm told I need to verify my payment information and am taken to my account screen, an when I then attempt to submit that screen (...
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How can I disable iTunes? [duplicate]

I never use iTunes. I don't want it on my machine. There doesn't seem to be a way to delete it. It starts up randomly for no apparent reason and forces me to cancel out multiple login dialogs that ...
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A software update is required to connect to iPad? [duplicate]

Everytime I connect iPhone and iPad too my Mac it says "A software update is required to connect to iPad?". Then nothing downloads.
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Can iTunes change metadata on the actual CD?

I used iTunes to rip a CD of a homemade audio recording of a friend. iTunes thought it recognized the CD but was way off (it guessed a lecture series about ancient history). However, when I looked at ...
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upgrade ios 9 to 10 february 2019 [duplicate]

I have a 6 plus. I have left ios 9.something there. If I want to update right now, as of right now the ios 12 is availble but i must install it from itunes. Can I downlaod 10.0 on itunes and ...