iTunes Match and Apple Music Breaks Play Count Edit

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In 2010 I wrote a script for Windows’ iTunes users called Adjust Play Count. I though some people may be interested in it. It is the most popular post on my blog and it’s had more than 400 comments (although I’ve lost a lot of them in server moves). There’s a bug on Apple’s side… Continue reading iTunes Match and Apple Music Breaks Play Count Edit

Encrypt iPhone backup

I’ve updated my Apple iPhone to a 6S and adjusted the custom iPhone backup location on my external HDD. This time I’ve enabled the Encrypt iPhone backup feature in iTunes. Apple does not backup important data to transfer to a new phone if you don’t encrypt your backups. Things like: Account passwords WiFi passwords Health app data HomeKit data iCloud backs… Continue reading Encrypt iPhone backup

Update Play Count in iTunes for Windows

ITunes 12.2 Apple Music logo

Last updated on June 10th, 2019 at 01:22 pm Update 10 Jun 2019: The new Apple Music.app for MacOS is scriptable, but I’ll need to update the script if Apple decides to drop iTunes for Windows in favour of a Music for Windows app. In the meantime the script still works. I lost the playcount… Continue reading Update Play Count in iTunes for Windows