iTunes is a media library management and playback application developed and maintained by Apple for OS X and Windows. It is also used to synchronise Apple media devices and manage their contents.

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Music Nav Doesn't Work After Installing IntelliType

I have started using a Microsoft Sidewinder X4 Keyboard. It came with the Microsoft IntelliType Pro software. Since I have installed the software I am not able to change my music via the play | ...
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Subscribing to a podcast in iTunes 11 from the URL

In previous versions of iTunes, you could go to Advanced » Subscribe to Podcast and then enter the URL. I used this all the time. In iTunes 11 I can't find anything comparable.
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iTunes 11 search library on description no longer works

I upgraded to iTunes 11 and the search functionality appears to have changed. I can't search by the Description of a track, which was useful when searching through a library of TV shows that we have ...
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Mac Pro Keyboard itunes Play/Pause

I have now got a Mac Pro keyboard and it does not have the iTunes play/pause images on them, so obviously, it does not work. Any suggestions to map the F8 key to control iTunes?
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Connecting an iPod being used as a Drive to a computer without iTunes

I have enabled disk mode on my iPod Classic which allows me to put normal files on it through windows Explorer. I need to be able to transfer some files onto a computer at school which may or may not ...
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Split long music file with help of playlist file

Is there a program that can split an mp3 (and/or other music file types) into single songs, using an itunes playlist file (and/or other music playlist files) to determine beginning and ending of a ...
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Shuffle selection / “Play Next” list?

Now that iTunes 11 is out I decided to try it out. I love 90% of it, but there's one feature I can't seem to figure out that's really a pain. I love the new "Next Up" feature, and how I can add a ...
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iTunes redirecting music location to 'localhost'

I store my music (thousands of tracks) on an external hard drive, and every so often iTunes adds /localhost/ to the file extension, so it cannot find the original file. I know I can delete the music ...
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iTunes Update 11.0 will not install on my Macbook

I try to update my iTunes to version 11 but every time I open iTunes after the restart it shows me an error message that states, "An Unknown Error Occurred (-42408)". The same thing happens when I ...
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“Keep iTune music files organized” no longer works?

I remember iTunes used to have the option to "keep music files organized" (i know it still does in its advanced Properties). When I used to edit music's artist, genre or album information. The mp3 ...
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iTunes keeps pausing during video playback

I like to work and watch movies in iTunes at the same time. Recently, however, iTunes has just started to pause randomly during playback. It is not a freezing issue - it is like somebody hit the pause ...
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Getting iTunes to play third party AAC files

I have a library filled with some old MP3 files and I'm in the process of changing them all to AAC for the better sound quality. Obviously I can't just create AAC versions of the files I already have ...
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Why do I need to backup iTunes?

I got a message in iTunes saying: "Thank you for purchasing from the iTunes Store. Protect your purchases by backing them up" erm. Isn't that what my Apple id is for? I thought the whole ...
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How can I sync photo folders in my laptop with my 4s iphone?

I have about 50 folders on my laptop with various pictures in them e.g. 2006 Germany World Cup. Upto the 4S I was able to manually copy the folders back and forth using Windows explorer, but this ...
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How to find the applications downloaded from the iTunes store

I downloaded an application from the iTunes store.But in my launchpad there isn't this application, I would know where to find it.
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iTunes popup on song change

All of a sudden my iMac has started showing a popup notification in the middle of the screen every time a song changes. I'm not sure what's changed. But I don't want them. I checked iTunes's ...
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Can I deauthorize some but not all computers for iTunes?

I'm trying to burn a CD in iTunes on a new computer, but can't because the computer isn't authorized yet. When I try to authorize it (Store -> Authorize This Computer...), a window pops up ...
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M4P to MP3 converter

Does anybody have experience converting M4P protected audio files (itunes protected files) to MP3 without ripping to a bunch of cds? If so, which program did you use? Ive tried one called tune clone ...
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One PC, 4 iOS Devices, 4 iCloud Accounts?

I have one PC running iTunes, my iPhone, and one iPod for each of three kids. Ideally I would like the iPhone to use my iCloud account and each iPod to use an iCloud account specific to each kid. ...
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Media keys won't work with iTunes after spotify starts automatically

I have Spotify set to start with Windows, but not iTunes. Right now I would like to use the media keys with iTunes. I closed Spotify and restarted iTunes, but the keys still don't do anything. Apart ...
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Windows Media Center playing iTunes Video

I have a video which I've bought from iTunes (stored locally), I've added it to the Media Centre library (in Windows 8 Professional) and it can't play it. The warning says: Windows media center ...
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Is iTunes compatible with Windows 8?

I frequently transfer music to my Apple iPod. Is there any compatible version of iTunes player for Windows 8? Will it launch from the Desktop or as a Windows App on the Start Screen?
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Green button no longer maximizes iTunes window

The typical green "maximize" button in iTunes doesn't function as expected. Instead of maximizing the window it toggles the mini-player function. I am looking for a way to return the original function ...
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How do I make an iTunes smart playlist by track rating, not album rating?

I have a smart playlist in iTunes which is all the tracks I've rated 5 stars. I recently rated an album 5 stars, now it shows up in the playlist. Apparently unrated tracks inherit the album's ...
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Updating iPhone 4, from iOS 4 to iOS 6

I am having a bit of a painful situation here.. I offered to update a iphone for a friend. We just had reinstalled his computer, so we had no prior backups in iTunes. However, when the update process ...
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Why does iTunes make my DVD drive spin?

I have a weird issue with my new laptop (Asus N76VM). Every time I open iTunes it makes my DVD drive make a spin up noise for a second and then stops. It seems like it checks if there's a CD present ...
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Connect iPad to itunes running under Hyper-V under Windows 8

Under Windows 7 I ran iTunes in XP Mode which was great. I plugged in my iPad (1st generation) and Windows XP picked it up and synced with iTunes. Now I have upgraded to Windows 8, and I knew that ...
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iPhone with Exchange Email [closed]

Quick question really - how can I sync my iPhone with my Exchange account - syncing calenders, contacts and emails, while also keeping all the existing contacts on my iPhone? The reason I ask is ...
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Is iTunes touching my library files automatically and/or in the background?

I am currently using a service called Cubby (it is like Dropbox) to sync my iTunes library between several computers. I would expect then that syncing only occurs when I add to or delete from the ...
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Why is iTunes using so much data?

I've been told by my ISP I'm using too much bandwidth so after using Activity Monitor to see that I'm using ~2GB a day I've used the nettop command line utility to work out where. Turns out it's ...
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iTunes Match songs grayed out

For no reason, my iTunes Match songs stored in the cloud are grayed out and I'm not able to play them. What may be causing this problem? This is happening on a MacBook Air running OS X 1.8.2 and ...
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iTunes music on NAS, library file local - always losing the music folder in preferences

I have a Buffalo Linkstation which I point to in my iTunes preferences as my library. Problem is, if my computer sleeps for a while, it loses the connection with the NAS and I have to reset the iTunes ...
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Check if a VISA card is valid for online purchase [closed]

How can check if a VISA card is valid for online purchase and can be used? Is there a website where I can do a test purchase that will be paid back to me, after it has been received to check if the ...
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How to resume download of ipad firmware update [closed]

I have an iPad 2, and I would like to update to iOS 6. But every time I pause the download in iTunes, the download gets reset to zero kB. I don't have a stable internet connection, so it's impossible ...
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Can't install iTunes because Windows Installer Service could not be accessed

I am having a problem installing iTunes on my Windows 7 laptop. When I tried to run the application i got this message The Windows Installer Service could not be accessed. This can occur if you ...
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Can't get iTunes to see new folder

I moved my entire 60 GB of iTunes folders and subdirectories to a new drive. How do I get the file pointers to work from iTunes? Preferences/Advanced Change accepts my new location, then does ...
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Tuneup Media plugin for iTunes?

Do anyone have any experience with Tuneup Media plugin for iTunes? I have thousands of MP3 files and it is really messy all over place. Some in drive E and F. There are a lot of duplicates files in ...
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iPod Touch 2g not recognised by iTunes (more information inside)

My iPod Touch isn't being recognised by iTunes. Details: iPod Touch: 2nd generation / Laptop: Windows Vista / iTunes: latest version I have tried: using different cables; restarted my laptop and ...
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Sharing iTunes library on a NAS with Windows and OS X machine

I have a NAS system that I use to store music that is commonly accessed by a number of domestic PCs. We have also just bought a Mac using OS X Lion. On the PCs I have mapped a drive letter to the ...
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Is there a Slim iTunes 10 standalone installer?

I'm looking around for a standalone installer for iTunes 10 (whatever the latest version is). I basically JUST want to install iTunes purely for the iTunes Store support so I can buy some music from ...
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iTunes not installing: Partially downloaded

I can't update iTunes and I'm stuck now. When I run software update, it says that there's an update about iTunes: 10.6.3 (176.9MB) And it says "iTunes: Partially downloaded (0%)" at the bottom of the ...
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iTunes - One track in several albums

I'm using Windows 7 to do this. I have quite an extensive library of music and now I have quite a lot of duplicate tracks but in different albums. Obviously I don't really want duplicate files but I'd ...
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Duplicate iTunes podcast folder – which one is correct?

Recently a extra podcast "tab" (for lack of a better word) appeared in iTunes after I subscribed to a couple of podcasts via RSS. Only the new podcasts show in that new tab (I'll call it Tab 2). All ...
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firefly freenas 8.2 with iTunes

I'm trying to get Firefly Version svn-1696 to work on Freenas 8.2 with iTunes (latest)... I've installed everything correctly and it seems to work. I have a working mount point so that the jailed ...
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How do I mass relocate the iTunes library?

I have all the files in my iTunes library sitting on a NAS. It is accessed via a Windows share. I've changed my NAS last week and the new one exposes the data via a differently named share. For ...
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Watching iTunes on KUbuntu 11.10

I would like to watch Fareed Zakaria's show Global Public Square through iTunes. Is that possible with Linux ( Kunbutun 11.10 )
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add music to my iPhone with out losing the existing once

prove me if I am wrong, I am fan of apple products, but the iTune application which is supposedly the heart of many of the transactions looks so messy for me specially with music. I have more than 5 ...
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Why does iTunes sometimes loose everything in the library when upgrading?

All of my kids have experienced problems at one time or another, when upgrading iTunes on their laptops. The version number doesn't matter, as this has happened for the last couple of years, so the ...
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Deleted a bunch of fonts, iTunes interface is broken

I use GIMP for graphic design and I've downloaded a lot of my own fonts. GIMP shows every single version of every font on Windows, including foreign ones, so I went into my registry and deleted all ...
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One persistent library between iTunes (Win) and Ubuntu where playcounts in Ubuntu update in iTunes?

One machine, dual booted with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04, sharing a storage disk where the music is located. All my playlists are based off date added and play count Is it possible to have plays in ...