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Iphone 7 plus, IOS 12.3.1

Songs marked explicit won't play on my iphone. Was working well last week then suddenly stopped. I press the song and it looks as if it's playing but it is silent. Move to the next song and plays well....
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Can anyone suggest a good alternative to Cs Music Player?

When iOS 10 was released, I quickly realized that I didn't like that Apple removed the ability to clear the "Up Next" playlist in the native Music app. I also wasn't a fan of its new appearance. At ...
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iOS 12 “Welcome to Apple Music” keeps coming [duplicate]

I just want to listen to my own music on iPhone. I just want to open Music where it was the last time. I don't want to join "Apple music". Not now. Not ever. I don't want to say "Not now" each time ...
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iPhone iOS 12.2: music star ratings aren’t saved

I’ve had this problem for a while, possibly since the start of iOS 12. I have Show Star Ratings switches on and can access the star rating for songs in the Music app. I select Rate Song... from the ...
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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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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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Bluetooth volume resets to a lower level whenever the iOS Music app advances to the next track

While listening to the system Music app on iOS 12.1, I can use the volume buttons on my Bluetooth headphones (BeatsX) to raise or lower the music volume. However, when the app advances to the next ...
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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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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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Repeated verification code popup when I use the app “Music” with WiFi on

I have an iPhone 6 with iOS 10.3.3 and I am experiencing a strange situation. Whenever I listen to my own music, through the Music app, and the WiFi is on, I have a verification code popup from a ...
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What is the difference between add to library and add to playlist?

On my iPod Touch I can add an album to my library or to my playlist. What is the difference? The iPod also asked if tracks I add to a playlist should be added to my library. What does this mean?
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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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Duplicate 'Unknown Album' listings for the same artist in Music app

I am trying to group all songs with no album title (i.e. the 'Album' field for the songs' metadata is empty) for the same artist into one "Unknown Album" Each song with no album title should be ...
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Pausing background music in IOS

What can make the IOS Music app pause when the pause icon is not visible? I was using an iPad app that has no sound and the song I was playing stopped. No fingers (nor anything else) was near any of ...
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iOS' Music app - “Object not available” “This item can't be played”?

After a reset and restore suggested by Apple's support for a completely different problem with my iPhone half of my music library become unplayable with the tracks appearing in gray and tapping them ...
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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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If I delete a voice memo from the Music app, will it also be deleted from the Voice Memo app?

I want to remove the voice memos from my Music so it doesn't come up when playing songs, but I want to keep the voice memos. To clarify, I did not purposely move my voice memos to the Music app. ...
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How to play music on iPhone via Apple Watch on watchOS 4?

In watchOS 3 the 'Now Playing' complication played music on your phone when you pressed play, unless you changed audio source to the watch. In watchOS 4 this defaults to the watch, and so far as I ...
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Why does music keep getting erased from my iPhone?

I keep all of my music stored offline on my iPhone 6s (iOS 10.3.3). iCloud is entirely turned off. My iPhone's drive is also nowhere close to being full. I just recently bought an album, and I'm ...
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Can I play my music on the iOS Music app with a sleep timer?

Maybe I’m going crazy, but I'm sure that I could listen to music on my old iPhone 4 and set the Music app to play to a sleep timer. So, if I wanted, I could play music for 30 minutes when I went to ...
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Prevent websites from taking over audio on iPhone?

An increasing number of websites like CNN.com take over the audio of my iPhone's Safari app with advertisements and pause the Music app. How can I prevent this. I only need the audio on Safari when ...
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Explicit content music not appearing on my iPhone

I have added to my iPhone a new album which includes explicit music. When I check on iTunes I can see the music is on my iPhone, but when I search for these songs on my iPhone I can't find them. ...
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How to get songs to play consecutively

I am in a playlist and if I tap the shuffle then the music changes but that song then repeats. I can't get the menu described in previous answers How can I get an iPhone to play songs in order What ...
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How to stop websites taking control of iPhone audio?

How do I stop websites from taking control of audio and pausing Music app? E.g. When I am listening to Apple Music on my iPhone and go to advert heavy websites like perezhilton.com and breatheheavy....
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Music application missing from home screen on iOS

I have an iPhone 7. For some reason, the music application is missing from my home screen. I have tried resetting to home screen layout but the music app still doesn't show up. I can see my music when ...
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Siri: “Play all songs shuffled” in iOS 10

If I am currently playing a song (unshuffled) and use Siri to "Play all songs shuffled", Music continues playing the same song even though Siri is showing that "Shuffle" is considered on. Tapping Next ...
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Star ratings in iOS 10.2?

Most of the articles I'm reading about the latest 10.2 update for iOS claim there is an option in Settings->Music to "Turn on star ratings", but I am not seeing this after updating. Is this something ...
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Enable VoiceOver ine only one app?

My kid likes to listen to music on her iPad, but she can't read yet (she's working on it) so she has to play each song for a few seconds to find the song to which she wants to listen. Is there a way ...
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Play all songs by the same artist on iOS

How can one play all the songs from a particular artist or group sequentially from different albums? Currently I have to open up the next album of the same artist or even the same album if songs from ...
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Why does my iPhone select a random song when I connect my headphones?

Like many other people, I listen to music on my iPhone (6S, iOS 10.0.2) on my way to work. Since the update to iOS 10, I have noticed the following annoying behavior: When I plug my headphones into ...
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iOS 10 Music App: “Add to up Next”?

The iOS 10 Music app is revised and I had to get used to the new layout, thus investing some time in finding things. However, I am pretty clueless on where to find the Add to Up Next feature. There ...
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How to adjust individual sound level of Music app vs other apps on the iPhone?

If I use my headphone (EarPods), and have just normal music volume, and use some app such as Pokémon Go and have the sound effect on, then the sound effect will blow my ear drum off. (say, when the ...
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How to play all songs except classical and movie soundtrack music using the Music app on an iPhone?

I have bought a lot of pop music and classical music on the iTunes store. Some classical music album is like $9.99 for 100 songs, and I think I have about 500 of them in total. When driving a car, I ...
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How do I get the Apple Music app to just play one song at a time, and not automatically go to the next song?

How do I get the Apple Music app to just play one song and stop, without automatically going to the next song?
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Music app suddenly switches to speakers

With the new iPhone 7 and iOS 10, I came across a problem that I ran into very rarely with the iPhone 5s/6s. Recently, I was sitting in the bus, when suddenly the Music app switched from headphones ...
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Music ratings on iOS 10

I used to be able to change the rating of a music track on my phone, and they would get downloaded to iTunes when I synched my phone to my MacBook. They seemed to have changed this in the new iOS, ...
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iPhone in iPod Mode in Car Switches to Different audio App Intermittently

After plugging the phone into the car, and playing a podcast or music from an app, a few minutes later, the music stops playing. Sometimes it just stops playing. Other times, it switches to a song in ...
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What does “Share Song” in Apple Music?

I clicked Share Song, but didn't receive any feedback (what Apple Music did). Is there some kind of social network? Do I have a profile? Who sees the shared songs?
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What does a star next to a song in the Music app in iOS indicate?

What does the star next to track #2 and #3 indicate in this screenshot?
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How do I remove the recently added section in Music?

I recently updated my old iPhone 5 to iOS 9. One of the things I don't like about the new music player is that when I start it up after I turned on my iPhone, half the screen is taken up by useless ...
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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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Is there a iOS player app that display composer id3 info and play Apple Music songs?

The current (iOS 9.2.1) Music iOS app doesn't seem to show the current played song's composer name. I need an app that show that information, and which work playing Apple music songs. Is there any?
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Problem starting Music app on iPhone

When I turn on my music app, a picture of a girl wearing a headphone is showing and I cannot go to my music library. How can I resolve it?
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Music App: order by album release date in iOS 9?

When I tap in the artist in the Music app, I see the list of their albums. Is there a way to make this list sorted by year (release date)? I'm on iOS 9
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How to disable Apple Radio in iTunes and iOS?

Update: iTunes/Apple Radio is now a paid service only — making it's removal from clogging up our screens more relevant. On an iPhone, it's possible to disable Apple Music from cluttering your Music....
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iOS 8.1.2, how to make Music app stop using Bluetooth?

I have an iPad Mini Retina running iOS 8.1.2. I also have a MagicBox II bluetooth speaker. I want to use the speaker via bluetooth with my phone, but I also sometimes use it via its AUX jack with a ...
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Jogger mode on iOS 9.0.2 - Disable track shuffling when shaking the iPhone

There must be somewhere a "Jogger mode" option. When enabling the "Jogger mode", shaking the iPhone won't result in shuffling the playlist. (It is pretty practical during jogging, since you won't keep ...
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Is there a way that I can set the iOS music app to save my progress during playback?

I've noticed since updating to iOS 9 that if I pause music playback in the middle of a song, then return to the music app after a period of time, the song begins playing again from the beginning. Not ...
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Playlist of favorites songs

Is it possible to create a playlist on a iPhone with iOS 9 of all the favorite songs (by marking favorite with the heart icon)