My Apple iTunes playlists were a rickety mess. I had links to songs that didn’t exist on my hard drive anymore, duplicates and a bunch of playlists that I didn’t need anymore. I wanted to start over. I could delete all of this data by individually selecting each item and deleting them, but that’s a […]
After upgrading Apple iTunes and restarting my computer, I received a strange error message when starting the application: The file “iTunes Library.itl” cannot be read because it was created by a newer version of iTunes. I have had problems with the iTunes Library.itl file in the past. This one is strange because I was fully […]
If you’re a user of Apple iTunes who experiences a problem where you cannot rename anything about your music including “Song Name”, “Artist”, or “Album”, you may have a problem where your music files are set to “Read Only”. You will need to make them writable with these steps.
If you want iTunes for Microsoft Windows or MaOS to open every time you select a music file such as an MP3, WAV or MP4, you can set it as the default music player using these steps.
Users of Apple iTunes for Windows may experience a problem where the Home Sharing feature doesn’t work. When you attempt to connect to the music library of another computer, it never appears in the left pane. Here are some things you can try to fix this problem.
Follow one of these two options to remove duplicate songs from your Apple iTunes library.
To get a music CD transferred over to your Apple iPod, iPhone, or iPad you’ll have to import it into iTunes first. Here’s how to transfer specific songs or all songs from a CD.
Apple iTunes has been redesigned, and figuring out the new interface can be a bit daunting. Copying playlists to an iPhone, iPad, or iPod is a bit different depending on the version you are using. Here’s how it’s done.
Easily copy the music from your Apple iTunes music library between computers by enabling the Home Sharing feature using this tutorial.
The iTunes backup process while syncing takes a large chunk of time when syncing with an Apple device. If you don’t give a hoot about backing up your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch data, you can permanently disable the backup process in iTunes using these steps.
You may want to reset the Plays counter column on a music file that keeps track of how many times you play a file in Apple iTunes. Here’s how.
If you are trying to use a device like an Android phone with your iTunes music, there exists a challenge with compatibility. Some of the songs may be protected with DRM and cannot be played on any device other than an iOS device unless you remove the DRM out of the file. For those of […]
Control whether or not Apple iTunes shows or hides music that is not downloaded and only available via iCloud by enabling or disabling this setting.
So, you can’t buy music on your Apple iPhone or iPad because the iTunes Store icon is missing? Here are some things you can check to see what happened to it.
I enjoy using half-stars to ratings in iTunes because the 5 star rating system alone is a little limited. I had tons of music rated 4 stars that really didn’t deserve that rating, but were too good for a 3 star rating. Luckily I found a command that allows this feature to be enabled. I’ve tested […]
Learn how to delete your iPod or iPhone backup from your computer. Doing so might save you a bit of hard drive space. It’s also good to keep things clean if you no longer sync the device with your computer any longer.
When trying to get ringtones for your Apple iPhone, you have a few different options. You could purchase ringtones from within iTunes, or you can create ringtones from your existing music library using these steps.
If you go to take a photo using the Camera app on your Apple iPhone or iPad and find an error message that says “Cannot Take Photo – There is not enough available storage to take a photo. You can manage your storage in Settings.“, you might be confused about what to do. We can help […]
When I viewed an app that was in the U.K. version of the Apple iTunes App Store, I had trouble switching back to the U.S. App Store. Whenever you switch, you get a message that says “Item Not Available. The item you’ve requested is not currently available in the U.S. Store, but it is available […]
Do you need to copy your favorite music from a CD to your Android device so you can listen to it on the go? Use these steps to transfer songs from any CD to an Android smartphone or tablet.