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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How to use “Automatically Add to iTunes” for podcasts

I am trying to get old episodes of podcasts accessible through iTunes and on my iPod. However, when I add these episodes to the "Automatically Add to iTunes" folder, they get automatically added, but ...
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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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Lost iPhone contacts names, need to sync them to computer

When I synced on iTunes all my contacts were lost. Favorites became just numbers with no names. What happened? If any way to transfer and back up my iPhone contacts to a computer without iTunes?
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Disable iPhone Yahoo contacts sync

Every time I plug in my iPhone, iTunes pops up a dialog asking for sync with Yahoo contacts. after I cancel, it pops up again, for 4-5 more times. But the 'Sync Yahoo!Address Book contacts' option is ...
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Permissions in OS X for iTunes library with multiple users

I currently have a lot of music on an external drive and my iTunes set up from there. However, periodically, when the external drive isn't connected, iTunes will default back to the library location ...
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Mac OS X shutdown always fails after iTunes was started once

I have some mystery on my both MacBooks (Air & Pro): If I used iTunes at least one time during the uptime, the system never shuts down, it just hangs on a blue screen with the spinner rotating ...
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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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Syncing iTunes between Mac and Windows using DropBox?

How do I sync iTunes library files (xml, itl) and music files/folders between these two different operating systems with different folder structures? I currently keep both the library files and the ...
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How to get iTunes to recognize that certain ID3 tags have been removed from files?

I use MusicBrainz Picard to manage the ID3 tags on my MP3 collection and iTunes for playing them and managing my iPod. I have Picard set to remove the Composer tag from any files that don't also ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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Itunes library on multiple computers

We have our Itunes library stored on our Macbook. My son has an ipod classic that he has uploaded with a good amount of music from our library. He is going away to college and wants the ability to ...
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Apple Music skipping through songs

Few days ago I noticed iTunes skipping through songs. I didn't really understand what was happening so I started investigating: Different networks make no difference no problem with my router / ...
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Change country to Ukraine in Apple App Store

I cannot change the country to Ukraine in the app store, how can I do this? I have heard other people do this but for my client he is stuck with a USA country.
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Script to quit program prior to Robocopy

I'm setting up a backup script for a client that will be scheduled to run once a month to backup his 200GB iTunes directory to his NAS. It's compiled using some defined parameters and ROBOCOPY %...
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how can I download more than one podcast in iTunes but not all of them to my computer?

once the podcasts are on my computer, I can select to put only the ten most recent unlistened to synch to my iphone, but what if I want to only download the ten most recent, -- the question is, how do ...
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iTunes has expired, I can't install the latest version of iTunes because the expired one is 'newer'

Any ideas what I should do? It' sa bit weird that it won't let me run iTunes claiming it's expired and when I try to download a new version of it (10.4) the installer locks me saying iTunes is newer..
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itunes get latest versions of all podcasts

I'm running iTunes 10 on Windows7. How do I tell iTunes to download the latest episodes of the podcasts in my library and then transfer them to my iPhone.
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How to use iTunes to download songs and movie I purchased before?

I purchased songs and movies for my iPhone 3G, but after these 2 years, I am already using iPhone 4, and also changed to another computer. The new computer also has iTunes, and also signed up with my ...
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Changing ID3 tags of music in iTunes with read-only attributes

When I add an mp3 file with read-only attributes to iTunes, iTunes does not allow me to change the file's ID3 tags or delete the file later. Removing the read-only attributes after adding the file ...
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forcing itunes tags to the file itself

How do I make itunes save tagging information to the file itself? I tagged a file and then loaded it into a different itunes library on a different computer via a NFS share. The tagging info wasn't ...
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iTunes crashes with “Attempt to allocate 1073741824 bytes for NS/CFData failed” error

This is a pretty common occurrence. Every two days or so iTunes will crash on me with this error. FYI, 1073741824 is 2^30, which is gigabyte. The crash log is below if you're interested. Process: ...
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OSX 10.6 Sync with Google Contacts, Address Book or Itunes?

Should I use the sync functionality of Address Book or iTunes to sync Google Contacts? Pros and Cons?
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itunes not showing latest episodes in podcast

iTunes is stuck showing old episodes that are no longer in this feed (2010-12-16 to 2010-12-22). It does not show the latest episodes for me http://www.catholic.com/audio/podcast/podcaster.php The ...
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iTunes freezing when adding new media to library

I have a macbook that I use to sync with my iPad. I want to start to get some of my media (music and movies) onto it. These files are located on a network share that is available through Finder. ...
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iTunes failing to sync an iTunes U playlist to my iPhone

I am having problems syncing iTunes U content to playlists on my iPhone. I have a playlist with podcasts, audiobooks and iTunes U content and when I sync only the books and podcasts are in the ...
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Installed new iTunes, songs in “Music” aren't displaying

I've installed the new iTunes and I can't see my songs when I click on Music on the sidebar. I tried re-adding the folder to my library but it's still not there. But the weird thing is it appears on ...
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iPod Nano 5th gen Album Artwork

I am an album artwork fan. I just got all of these brand new alternate artwork covers for my albums and singles. Eventually, i got bored of them, and i wanted the original ones back. So i got on ...
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Songbird looping my library playlist

I'm using Songbird (on Windows) as my iTunes replacement. There's two things that annoy me about Songbird: 1) It has a web browser built in. I can ignore this as I don't use it. But, seriously, a web ...
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Ignore something from iTunes home sharing

Can I ignore something from home sharing? Mainly podcasts. I don't care about that stuff, so I want it to not even show up in the list.
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iTunes no longer prompting user to download pictures from iPhone

A friend has an iPhone running iOS 7, and iTunes on her Windows 8 computer. Since iPhone appears not to allow choosing a lower definition when taking pictures, her phone no longer had enough memory. ...