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I Just Got an iTunes Gift Card ... Now What?

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One of the most popular iPod related gifts, whether for birthdays, holidays, or any other occasion, is the iTunes Gift Card. If you’ve never used the iTunes Store or an iTunes Gift Card before, though, you may not be sure how to proceed. This collection of articles will get you up and running with your gift and shopping at the iTunes Store successfully.

1. The Basics

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With that gift card burning a hole in your pocket, no doubt you want to get started buying stuff. Before you do that, though, make sure you've got the basics covered.

2. Buying Content

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Part of what makes the iTunes Store so useful - and fun - is the huge amount of content in it. From 12 million-plus songs, thousands of movies and ebooks, and 250,000-plus apps, the selection is virtually endless.

3. Syncing Content

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Once you've bought content, get it onto your iPod, iPhone, or iPad and start enjoying it!

 

 

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