Play count not updating itunes match

I happen to have an i Phone and an i Pod Touch sync’d to my i Tunes back in the US, but now I’m in Iraq and don’t have access to my computer with the i Tunes library on it.

I do have the music, but I don’t want to sync my i Pod to my i Tunes because all the play counts and ratings will be gone.

There are lots of problems with how it works (the philosophy behind it, not the way it works). A song / track with a cloud icon next to it is a track that’s streaming from i Tunes Match / i Cloud.

So, even though this is an age-old topic, here’s some basic info on setting up i Tunes Match on your i Phone/i Pad. These are songs you purchased from i Tunes, downloaded from somewhere (let’s be honest), or ripped from CDs etc. You can choose to stream it (just play it) or you can download it by clicking on the cloud icon.

Updates all the music and movies in the "Music" and * "Movies" playlists on your device.

If you need to update more folders you can modify the code.

Extract the files somewhere, plug in your i Pod/i Phone, then open i Tunes and click on your device, then check “Manually manage music and movies” and restart i Tunes, then double click on Update Play to update your library.

You can see that progress is being made in i Tunes by clicking on your Library’s Music folder then sorting the music by Play Count or Rating. Download Update Play (2KB) /** * Update Play * * Description * --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * This script will update your i Tunes library with the play counts and ratings from any i Pod or i Phone.

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The zip file contains two files: Update Play and Update Play

One advantage of this is that you will get a high-quality, DRM-free version of the song you have in your library. Click Turn on i Tunes Match (If you are only now setting it up, you will have to go through the sign up for i Tunes Match. Where a song’s match is found, you will see a cloud icon next to it.

Basically, it’s quality and accessibility (you can access this song from any of your connected devices now through i Tunes Match.)Step #3. Note that this is a paid service that will cost about per year). Now, once i Tunes Match is turned on, click on Store → Update i Tunes Match. Where a song is not matched, it will be uploaded to the cloud.

* It uses the i Tunes COM Interface to communicate with your device.

In order to determine which tracks * match, the script will search through the i Tunes Library looking for a matching Artist, Album and Title; * as a result, this process can take a long time.

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