iTunes manages apps and data syncing to iPod and iOS devices. libimobiledevice provides sync functionality for these devices in Ubuntu without relying on iTunes.

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How do I access my music and documents from Windows7 on Ubuntu?

How do I access my Windows7 music library on Ubuntu 11.10? I have just installed Ubuntu and I wish to copy my music library from iTunes to the banshee media player, I'll gladly give more details if ...
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How do I take my playlists from Banshee and put them on Itunes and my Ipod?

So I have a dualboot with Windows and keep all my music on a shared partition that neither OS's use. I want to know how I would import my Banshee onto Itunes. I also can't sink playlists with my Ipod ...
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Feed my AppleTv with media from my Ubuntu desktop PC

I'm about to buy an AppleTv and I'm wondering if it is possible to access the media that are hosted on my ubuntu PC. At home, I have: A Ubuntu PC with all my media on it A Windows Laptop (not ...
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iTunes doesn't run properly

After installing iTunes I noticed that the layout was not the proper one. How can I get iTunes working on Ubuntu?
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How can I play music from iTunes library stored on Mac/Windows?

I have a Windows 7 desktop machine and a Ubuntu machine too. I may also get a Mac one day. I have iTunes set up to sync my iPod Touch, iPod and the girlfriend's iPod, but I generally use Ubuntu (she ...
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Is there any way a can buy on iTunes Store?

There's an album that's only avaliable on iTunes Store and I really want it. Is there any way I can get it on Ubuntu 11.10?
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iTunes Alternatives for Ubuntu

I have started using Ubuntu very recently. I installed using Wubi. Can I get my Windows iTunes Music to go onto Ubuntu's iTunes alternative. Also, how will I sync my iPod with Ubuntu? Thanks!
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How to play music from iTunes library located in a Windows 7 partition?

I have 2 partitions, one for Windows 7 and the other for Ubuntu 11.04. All my music and the iTunes library is saved in the windows partition, but I'd like to be able to play these songs and use ...
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How can I convert an iTunes WAV music library to FLAC from the command line?

I have a large music library that is currently managed by iTunes in Windows. When I started out 5 or 6 years ago ripping my music to my PCs I had a fairly basic understanding of audio formats, and I ...
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Using iPod in Banshee alongside iTunes?

I'm running Ubuntu (11.04) and Banshee (up-to-date from the Banshee Team ppa), and I have a 1st gen iPod Touch (version 3.1.3 7E18). Up until now I've synced and managed the iPod using my MacBook ...
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How to convert a Mac UTF-8 .xml file into something that Banshee understands?

I've been trying to import my iTunes library to Banshee but Banshee will not find songs that contain latin accents. It imports most songs just fine except the ones that contains accents like é, è, ç, ...
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Why isn't iTunes working for me?

I know you are to install iTunes in WINE but when ever I open it an error message appears that says Apple Application Support was not found. Apple Application Support is required to run iTunes. ...
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Is there a way to stream audio/video to an Apple Airplay Device?

Is there a way to stream audio or video to an Apple Airplay device? I have an Aiprort Express that can play audio, but the same question applies to the Apple TV or any other Airplay device. It is ...
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How can I stream music from a Mac to Ubuntu?

I have a Mac with all of my music on it in Itunes. Itunes has a feature called "Home Sharing" which allows someone to stream the content from one computer to another. Is there a way to set this ...
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Access iTunes shares from Rhythmbox?

Its a bit of a tease that I can see iTunes shares on the local network in Rhythmbox, but I'm unable to access them. Is there anything I can do to enable access to function?
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How do I listen to song samples on the iTunes website?

How do I listen to song samples on the iTunes website in Ubuntu 10.04?
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Best alternative of Itunes for the use of iPods

I have a large music collection on an external drive, and until I installed ubuntu, my preferred music player was Itunes. I am currently using Rythymbox. Is there a program that is better for ...
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Run iTunes without virtualizing Windows?

I know I could use VirtualBox or VMWare, but does anyone know of a way to run iTunes without having to run Windows virtually on Ubuntu? Will iTunes run using Wine? Is there a better more native way ...
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Firmware update for iPod Touch (iPhone)?

I need to update firmware of my iPodTouch (iPhone) in Ubuntu and as I have jailbroken iPod Touch I need iTunes to install apps, but unfortunately haven't found any ways to do that in Ubuntu yet. I ...