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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
425 views

Using Calibre to insert metadata for iTunes PDF books

I'm looking for a quick way to add/edit metadata for PDF books. I'm hoping that there's already a program out there (I really don't want to write it myself) to search and insert metadata into PDF ...
1
vote
1answer
116 views

How can I prevent dead podcast links on our server being crawled by iTunes

Our work server was previously used to host a popular podcast link. The podcast is removed from iTunes but users are still trying to access the podcast link on our server. The user-agent strings in ...
3
votes
2answers
10k views

Song greyed out in iTunes, not visible on iPhone

I deleted all songs from my iPhone, but iTunes claims I have two copies of the same song on the phone. They show up greyed out with a sync icon next to them. Syncing has no effect, and they can't be ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

iTunes keeps creating wakeuptoken.info file. How to stop that?

Lately for some reason iTunes 11 started creating wakeuptoken.info file on my D:\ It never did that before and if I delete that file iTunes seems to work fine. What is that file for? Why is it ...
0
votes
1answer
844 views

iTunes - how to create really RANDOM playlist?

How can I create a smart playlist which would contain REALLY RANDOM songs? Is there any hint how to do it? I've tried to set up in the "Match the following rule" chars like *, / or ., but it never ...
1
vote
1answer
110 views

Why does iTunes use 100% cpu when syncing photos?

Is it resizing them or something? It's using ~98% of my CPU while I'm syncing some pictures to an iPad.
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Change image for artist in iTunes

In iTunes 11, when you view your library as "Artist List", is it possible to change the image displayed for each artist? I'm guessing that artists can upload their own image to the iTunes store but ...
2
votes
0answers
109 views

Converting my iTunes library to romaji

I have just added to my iTunes library a bunch of new Japanese songs. When I say a bunch, I mean it. A lot of them. And their titles are mostly in their original Japanese form, which is in kanji, ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

iTunes Smart Playlist combining 2 genres

Let say for example that I want an iTunes playlist that includes All Hip-Hop and Rap songs. I create a smart play list with: Genre > contains > Hip-Hop Genre > contains > Rap But ...
2
votes
0answers
182 views

How do I share a single iTunes library amongst multiple Window 8 accounts on the same PC?

I have a new Windows 8 computer with two user accounts configured. How do I share a single iTunes library amongst multiple Window 8 accounts on the same PC?
0
votes
0answers
62 views

iTunes - Can't de-authorize all computers

I had iTunes on my laptop, I authorized it through iTunes, now that laptop broke, got the laptop fixed, authorized iTunes again and 3X. I'd already used the option to "De-authorize All Computers" and ...
2
votes
1answer
313 views

Are iBooks ePub files encrypted?

I tried to open an iBooks ePub file with Adobe Digital Editions... and it came as like 100 blank pages. Is this a sign that it is encrypted, and if so, how do I decrypt it to plain text?
1
vote
0answers
121 views

iTunes: use same folder by Mac and Windows

I have Windows 8 installed on my MacBook Pro with Boot Camp, and I have read/write access to my HFS+ partition through Paragon's HFS+ for Windows 10. My question is, can I install iTunes on Windows ...
0
votes
3answers
404 views

Data CD for audiobooks?

I'm trying to burn my .mb4-audiobook files to a CD. I was impressed by the compression-rate (10 hours of audiobook within 150MB?!). The problem now is, that I cannot burn it as an audio CD as these ...
1
vote
2answers
5k views

How to sort audiobook on iTunes?

I have a question that might seem dumb, but I didn't find anything on Google. How can I do to sort my audiobook tracks on iTunes? I have books with 4 or 5 CDs and I'd like them to appear as one. I ...
1
vote
0answers
8 views

Can I share music from ipad to itunes on my mac or pc [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I configure Home Sharing in iTunes 9? I have alot of music on my iPad and none on my PC at work with iTunes....is it possible to setup home sharing so my iTunes ...
1
vote
2answers
358 views

Having trouble streaming music over my WLAN through iTunes and Apple TV

My wife recently purchased me Apple TV for Xmas and I am trying to set it up so it can access my music over a wireless network and I am experiencing network latency issues when trying to stream music ...
1
vote
1answer
174 views

Burning a CD with “start track at 0:05” parameter applied in iTunes

I am about to burn a CD for a friend with iTunes (Windows). I have some of the songs in the playlist starting a few seconds into the track to eliminate unwanted elements such as talking. Will the CD ...
0
votes
1answer
92 views

iTunes on dashboard

I am somewhat a newbie in OS X, and I just discovered the dashboard and amount of widgets I can download to it. And my tow questions are: Is there a "iTunes widget" that plays music and controls it ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Removing artist name from under song name in iTunes album view?

I have a ton of music in my iTunes (Windows). When I go into Album View (or any view that has songs isolated by Album), in some random albums the song artist/composer is listed under the song. 99% of ...
1
vote
1answer
241 views

Update podcast feed on existing pre-downloaded MP3s

When I used to have a poor internet connection, I found it easier to download the .NET Rocks! podcasts from the archive on their site as MP3s, and add them to iTunes (the iTunes podcast automatic ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

can t install iTunes - privileges for system services

While I was trying to install iTunes, and more specifically Apple mobile device support, it says: "Verify that you have sufficient privileges to install system services" Can you help me? I got ...
0
votes
1answer
797 views

How to resolve iTunes crashing with m4v file and QuickTime?

Every time I open an m4v file, iTunes crashes. This is the error it shows: Firma con problemas: Nombre del evento de problema: APPCRASH Nombre de la aplicación: iTunes.exe Versión de la ...
0
votes
1answer
492 views

Transfer photos from iPhone 5 to Mac OS X 10.7

I am trying to transfer a few pics from my Macbook to my iPhone. I read your previous answer. Due to my tech lack of know-how, I am unable to even get started. I can not find any photo tab in iTunes. ...
1
vote
1answer
90 views

How to make Microsoft IntelliType work with iTunes 11? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Music Nav Doesn’t Work After Installing IntelliType After upgrading to iTunes 11 the previous/next and play/pause keys stopped working with IntelliType 8.2. Keyboard is ...
0
votes
2answers
92 views

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 | ...
4
votes
1answer
418 views

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.
1
vote
1answer
104 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
205 views

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?
2
votes
2answers
33 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
181 views

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 ...
8
votes
4answers
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
150 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
91 views

“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 ...
1
vote
1answer
799 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

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 ...
4
votes
3answers
259 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
170 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
504 views

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.
1
vote
1answer
457 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
5k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
198 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
186 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
173 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
433 views

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 ...
4
votes
2answers
4k views

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?
0
votes
2answers
94 views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
452 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
98 views

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 ...