iTunes

Prevent iTunes from Opening Automatically When Connecting iPhone

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Here’s a simple tip for the day: stop iTunes from opening up automatically whenever you connect your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch! It really annoys me because I don’t even really use iTunes anymore, so there is really no need for me to open it. If I need to perform a local backup of my […]

Hiding The “Explicit” Label In iTunes

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If you’re the only one who uses your Mac and listens to explicit music, you may find the “explicit” labels annoying within iTunes as these labels are meant for families who share Macs. If you would like to hide these labels from your iTunes library, you’re in luck. In this tutorial we will be showing […]

Online Radio in iTunes

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Internet radio is awesome. You can listen to music, talk shows and more free of charge. But in order to listen to internet radio, you need a good source of stations as well as a radio player. Luckily for us Mac users, it’s built into our Macs, all you have to do is find it. […]

Quick Review and Notes about Apple’s iTunes Match

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So iTunes Match seems to be one of those hate it or love it services offered by Apple. We’ve previously posted about the release of iTunes Match which describes the core features of the iTunes add-on. I recently purchased the Match service for my own iTunes library, which I am generally satisfied with. However, there […]

Fix “Accessing iTunes Store” Message Stuck Issue

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Recently, I ran across a really annoying problem with iTunes on my Windows 7 machine. I had installed the latest version of iTunes and suddenly when I opened the program, I started getting a pop-up saying “Accessing iTunes Store” which simply would not go away! Actually, iTunes basically froze and became completely useless as I […]

iTunes Not Syncing Entire Music Library?

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Ok, so here’s a really annoying problem to have: you have a ton of music and you try to sync your entire music library to your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad and instead of getting all the music synced, you only get half or a quarter of the total songs! And on top of that, […]

Backup iOS Device to iCloud and iTunes

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iCloud seems really cool to me, but I don’t think it is necessarily working that well just yet. I like the whole idea of being able to backup my entire iPad and iPhone to the cloud and then just restore it over WiFi if I ever needed to, but I frankly don’t trust it. Firstly, […]

Sign Out of iTunes Account on iPad

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The first thing you’ll have to do with your new iPad is sync it with iTunes on your Mac. Once you do, your iTunes account will automatically be associated with the iPad and all purchases made from the App Store, iBook Store or iTunes Store will be with this account. If the wrong iTunes account […]

Redeem iTunes Promo Code on iPad

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Whether its an iTunes Gift Card or a coupon code given by an app developer, there are many different types of Promo Codes. Some give you a specific dollar amount to spend in the iTunes store and others can be for a specific app. You can redeem these promo codes on your PC or Mac […]

Sync Windows Phone 7 with iTunes

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The newest mobile operating system just released this past fall is Windows Phone 7. While many may have a bad taste in their mouth from Windows Mobile 6.5 and earlier, this new smartphone operating system from Microsoft has been totally revamped and is much more user friendly. One of the main concerns for Mac users […]