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To HATE iTunes?

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Snatchoo Wed 18-Sep-13 22:58:12

- Takes forever to load
- has to be reopened every time the computer has hibernated otherwise doesn't find my iPhone
- NEVER syncs properly - I've just spent about half an hour trying (again) to remove some music, ticked the boxes, clicked sync change made angry

Just a small rant. I'm downloading the new update now, hopefully that will fix it hmm

Lasvegas Thu 19-Sep-13 13:34:34

misnevermind thanks for the reccomendation another I hate itunes here. I cannot get my music off ailing lap top onto a new lap top. Without taking a degree in software!

It never ceases to amaze me how a company which can produce such modern innovative and beautiful pieces of hardware can continue to use a piece of software which is just so rubbish. It just looks awful. Don't even get me started on how it works (or not).

It took me 3.5 hours last night to get iOS7 onto the iphone... I should have waited, bet it would have been a doddle doing it tonight. The servers can't cope with the world doing everything at the same time. It was worth the wait though, I'm loving the new features. Particularly pleased to see videos hived out of the camera roll into a separate folder (simple things...)

missnevermind Thu 19-Sep-13 17:41:57

We are running 2 iPhones 3 I touch's and 2 nanos from the CopyTrans.
No overlapping no having to share and it's all quite quick and painless

Snatchoo Thu 19-Sep-13 20:23:16

Am downloading right now.

Snatchoo Thu 19-Sep-13 21:31:13


How do you transfer the songs and stuff from iTunes to CopyTrans? It's only downloading the stuff from my phone, I can't figure out how to do it!

cerealqueen Thu 19-Sep-13 21:49:06

I hate hate ITunes too and I don't really like my mac either it doesn't seem to do anything with any logic or ease......

It is so badly designed, by somebody with no intuition, like Amstrad or something equally shite.

Snatchoo Thu 19-Sep-13 21:59:09

cerealqueen - I went to university at McGill in Montreal for a bit. I loved it, but the 24 hour computer room only uses Macs. I just couldn't use them, so difficult!

Selks Thu 19-Sep-13 22:11:45

I hate iTunes too. It's impossible to use without something not being visible, not working, or ending up being a HUGE hassle.

NuggetofPurestGreen Thu 19-Sep-13 22:36:12

I like it! Have never had any trouble with it. And I find MacBooks ten times more intuitive and user friendly than pcs.

I swear I don't work for Apple grin

PigStack Thu 19-Sep-13 22:38:28

Hate it too. DD got a voucher from Santa and we can't use it because it keeps asking for extra security details that are IMO unreasonable. I have been using my account for years but all of a sudden it gets narky. angry

Snatchoo Thu 19-Sep-13 22:55:19

PigStack I set up iTunes when I bought my husband an iPod for Xmas a few years ago. When I got an iPhone, I tried setting myself up as a person and it just wouldn't do it!

Card number - not accepted
Tried a credit card - not accepted
Tried a different credit card - not accepted
Set up Click and Buy account - not accepted

Infuriating! angry

Saffyz Thu 19-Sep-13 23:15:09

I love iTunes! Don't have any problems using it.

Snatchoo Fri 20-Sep-13 12:24:30


You lie.


Badvoc Fri 20-Sep-13 12:26:23

I am so glad others have issues with iTunes...I thought I was the only one!
Have had no end of trouble trying to download music onto the kids iPod shuffles...

Saffyz Fri 20-Sep-13 12:56:03


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