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 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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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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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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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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Purchased Songs Downloads on my iphone iTunes, but not on Windows Computer iTunes Library. How do I fix this?

Everytime I try to download any music, it says "Temporary Problem, Unknown Error Occurred (-45054)-. How do I fix this? I uninstalled my current iTunes system and re-installed the updated version from ...
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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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only small part of existing iTunes library availabe for iPod sync

Only a very small part of my existing iTunes library is available for iPod sync. Normally I would have been able to see my about 100 albums available for upload to iPod classic. Now there are only ...
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Play Buttons Not Show on Some Albums in Album View

The "play" arrow dosen't appear on some album artwork in album view. Double clicking on artwork will play first song only - then stop. Most recent additions to library have the arrow when hover over ...
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iPod classic 1st gen - Transfer music to new computer

I used to use an old desktop to load music into my iPod. I no longer have access to it, but I now have iTunes on my laptop. How do I prevent all the music already on iPod from from being deleted when ...
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How do I sort songs in iTunes?

So I have searched and found some suggestions on this but nothing works. EDIT: I tagged as iPod Classic because that is what is plugged into my Windows PC as I'm trying to sort this songs are in a ...
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Bulk editing work/movement on Windows

I am trying to bulk edit a bunch of iTunes metadata based on the work and movement on Windows. Back when I had a Mac, this was possible with AppleScript; however, I don't think the JavaScript API has ...
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Just noticed tons of my songs are missing from my iTunes Library … what gives?

I have hundreds of CDs burned to my iTunes Library, and lots of individual songs I bought from the iTunes Store over the years. All legal. I have all of my music on my iPhone and that's where I ...
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Searching for “all” “rented for 0.99” on iTunes Store API?

So, I've been trying to figure out how to replicate 99rental.com behaviour (it fishes the "0.99$ rental of the week" for the U.S. iTunes Store) for the Finnish iTunes Store. So far I've gotten up to ...
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iPhone syncing to wrong device name in iTunes

I have an iPhone SE with iOS12, that was migrated from 5s a year ago, but in iTunes it shows its as iPhone 4s and iOS 8.3 and syncs to this. No other device is listed although it is in the Manage ...
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How do I stop my iPhone from autoplaying iTunes music on my car’s Bluetooth receiver?

I have an iPhone 7 Plus running iOS 12.0 My vehicle has an aftermarket car audio head unit with Bluetooth connectivity. Whenever I enter my car and start the ignition, my phone will start playing ...
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Broken link to iTunes keeps opening tabs on Firefox

What is wrong with this link? It keeps opening tabs as fast as it can. Warning, if you click on it do not blame me: itmss://itunes.apple.com/us/app/video-compressor-just-set/id825584875?mt=8&ign-...
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How can I force iTunes to sync downloaded podcast file to iOS

So, I'm doing some tinkering with editing podcasts before syncing to my phone. iTunes downloads the podcasts, then I grab them from finder and make edits to the audio. Afterwards, I can preview the ...
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How can I download iTunes 12.6.4.3?

I am trying to find and install iTunes version 12.6.4.3. However, it only seems like you can get version 12.6.4 from Apple's website. Where can I download iTunes 12.6.4.3? This Chinese website seems ...
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Getting music file from IOS without computer

My laptop is dead, thanks to an unplanned swim. I have a song that that I transferred from the laptop to the iPad with iTunes. I no longer have the vinyl LP that I ripped it from and can not obtain ...
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Pushing music from iphone to ITunes

I spilled water on My macbook-pro 2015 Retina and it is out of order. It was my daily machine and I used it to synch my iphone. I have an old MacPro. I was wondering is there anyway I can push data ...
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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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Files “can not be copied to the iPad because they can not be played on the iPad”

I have added some PDFs on iTunes: When I tried to drag the files into the Stephen's iPad on the left nav the following message appears: I have tried the other PDFs and all result in the same error. ...
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iTunes movies inside virtual machine

I am running macOS High Sierra inside VMware (Professional Version 10.1.2) on top of High Sierra. Inside the virtual machine I am using a different apple id (I am not sure this is relevant here). ...
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Why Itunes keeps stubbornly grey my songs out, while they are still available on apple music?

I can imagine a few reasons why some songs become greyed out and not available for listen/donwload: for instance song removed by owner from apple music, or it was probably rearranged to another album. ...
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iTunes library (.itl file) gone empty with media intact

I have 150 GB of diligently organized music in my iTunes library which is stored on an external hard drive, and which I have migrated across various computers that I've owned in the last 7 years ...
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Photo albums not showing up on iPhone (syncing with Mac)

After syncing photo albums from a Mac to iPhone (11.3) latest added albums don't show up in the album list on the phone anymore. I use the syncing function in iTunes (12.7.4) with "selected albums" ...
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Connected other iPhone to MB to backup…could my old photos have transferred to the phone?

A bit of an unusual question maybe. A friend needed to set up her new iPhone but doesn't have a computer and is restricted to mobile data at the moment. She wanted to back up her old iPhone to use on ...
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Adding an App to the List Sharable Files [iTunes]

I looked in Google for a long time for "Adding an app to the list of sharable file", but I didn´t find anything. When I open File Sharing in iTunes I can see the following apps: I wanna add the mail ...
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Why is iTunes “syncing Artwork” when no artwork has been added in weeks?

I have sync'd iTunes to iPad several times since the last time I added any artwork. But often, if I add a bunch of .mp3 without artwork and sync, iTunes says "Syncing artwork (step 6 of 6; waiting ...
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Add track to currently playing playlist in iTunes using AppleScript

Using AppleScript, I can add a track to a playlist by using a command something like this: duplicate myTrack to playlist "myPlaylist" which works fine. However, if the playlist is currently playing, ...
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How do I recover files that vanished because I marked them as “podcast”?

I'm using iTunes 12.6.1.25 on Windows 8.1, trying to write files to an iPhone 5c. I have a set of podcast files as .mp3s that I have attempted to add to the iPhone through iTunes. Once added to the ...
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How does iTunes know what albums to associate with each album artwork file?

I have recently been trying to systematically extract album artwork from my iTunes library, such that I can use them elsewhere. I understand that all the album artwork is stored in the Album ...
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No Users and Roles in iTune Connect

I have registered for Enterprise Apple Developer account and I am a Team Agent. I do not see Users and Roles in iTunes connect and https://developer.apple.com/account/ as well. Below are the screen ...
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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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Is it possible to install iTunes on Windows 7 without Service Pack 1? For iPad Pro 10.5" support

I'm considering buying iPad Pro 10.5" and meanwhile tried to download and install iTunes - main method of connecting it to the PC. My OS is Windows 7 pre-Service Pack 1. (I don't have MacOS) The ...
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How to change the Equaliser settings of each and every song in my iTunes library all at once?

I recently discovered that iTunes has support for Equaliser, but these option/setting is available if and only you click on the get album info button and set the Equaliser in the next window according ...
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Display family purchases in iTunes library

I just set up family sharing for purchases. Is there some way of showing the purchases in the iTunes library like the person own purchases appear so that they can be streamed?
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Nonexistent “accept” button in iTunes Terms & Conditions Page

I recently bought "The Bourne: Ultimate Collection" for Blu-ray and Digital HD and along with my purchase, I received a Digital HD slip that has movie codes for all the included movies in the ...
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Why are some apps not showing up in the list in iTunes?

I want to manage my iPhone apps via iTunes. There are a few things getting in my way: the main thing is that some apps don't show up in the list, as shown in the screenshot. There is an app named "...
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iTunes songs play fine on PC, but stop midway on iPhone

Certain songs will stop playing midway through. The counter keeps progressing as though the song is still playing, but no audio. The same song plays fine on iTunes on the PC. I wiped my iPhone (I ...
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iTunes is not syncing my phone

I cannot pull up the summary tab or view info on my phone via iTunes, and I also cannot sync my phone with my computer.
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Music app not showing albums/artists

I have been having an issue with the Music app since Apple debuted it. For some reason it "hides" some artists and albums from showing up in their respective tabs on that app. This includes the ...
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Iphone syncs with iTunes when 'looses' all the songs

As of today, when I connect iPhone to Mac to sync something weird happens. The phone seems to think it needs to copy all 10,000 tracks. It does so, takes 90 mins. Finishes with no error messages. And ...
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Some compilations appear in a different location

I'm an amateur DJ who uses iTunes as my playback software for live shows (because gapless playback is a must for some things) as well as for my own personal use. Primarily, I mix Monstercat music, ...
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iTunes shows that iPhone has photos, whereas 'Photos' app shows iPhone has no photos

iTunes shows that my iPhone holds 2,061 photos. However the 'Photos' app shows that my iPhone has no photos. Which is correct? Why the discrepancy? iMac: macOS Sierra, Version 10.12.4 iPhone: ...
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Digital rights problem

I have a movie I copied from my DVD into iTunes on my mac server. I can open TV app on my iPhone and it plays fine. When I try to play it on Apple TV using the Computers/server/Movies, it says there ...
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(Error 11 444) Weird problem with Apple Music downloads on multiple macbooks

Here's my problem which is driving me nuts: Me and my wife have an Apple Music family membership. Since some days, I cannot download Apple Music songs to my computer and/or add them to my library. It ...
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What can a router do to interfere with Apple Music?

I have two routers, both connected to the same internet connection: One that is shared with all my roommates and does not support 802.11ac, let's call it "slow". One that I own and manage (TP-Link ...
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Paired iPhone showing old playlists instead of iCloud playlists

I recently made the switch to Apple Music and have enabled the iCloud Music Library feature. The setup has been smooth and without issues, I now have all of the playlists on my Mac synced over iCloud ...