What do you do when Family Sharing is not working?
Common Fixes for the Apple Music Family Sharing Not Working Issue
- Verify Apple ID on an iOS device.
- Verify Apple ID on a Mac.
- Ensure Apple Music sharing is turned on.
- Log out of your account on an iOS device.
- Log out of your account in iTunes on Mac.
- Remove your family members from your account.
How do I connect iTunes to Family Sharing?
Use Family Sharing to share iTunes Store purchases on PC
- In the iTunes app on your PC, choose Account > Family Purchases.
- Click a name near the top-left corner (next to Purchased), then choose a family member to view their purchases.
- To download an item, click its iCloud Download button .
How do I get Family Sharing to work?
You can set up a Family Library by opening the Google Play Store app and by tapping on menu followed by Account > Family > Sign Up for Family Library. Everyone in your family group must be at least 13 years old and must live together in the same country as you.
Why can I not join Family Sharing?
If you can’t accept the invitation, see if someone else joined a family with your Apple ID or is sharing purchased content from your Apple ID. Remember, you can only join one family at a time, and you can only switch to a different family group once per year. Thanks for being a part of Apple Support Communities.
How do I access my Apple Music family?
Invite people to join your family
- Go to Settings.
- Tap your name, then tap Family Sharing.
- Tap Add Member.
- If your child doesn’t have an Apple ID, tap Create an Account for a Child. But if your child already has an Apple ID, tap Invite People.
- Follow the onscreen instructions.
Will I lose my music if I join Family Sharing?
It is why you are able to share your playlist with others. If you join a family group it provides a way to share purchased content. If you join a family group with a family membership, they can cancel the individual membership and not lose access to Apple Music. Thank you for using Apple Support Communities.
How does Apple Music Family Sharing work?
Each member of an Apple Music family subscription can stream millions of songs from the Apple Music catalog. And each family member gets their own personal music library, and music recommendations based on what they love to listen to.
How does Family Sharing Apple work?
When you set up purchase sharing, everyone in the family gets access to the apps, music, movies, TV shows, and books that family members buy. The content automatically appears on the Purchased page in the App Store, iTunes Store, Apple Books, or Apple TV app. Some items can’t be shared. Turn on purchase sharing.
How do I approve a Family Sharing request?
If you’re a parent in a family group, you can approve or deny requests for content from Google Play….Approve or deny requests
- When a family member makes a purchase, they’ll see a screen that asks for your password.
- Review the request.
- To approve it, enter your Google Account password on their device.
- Tap Approve.
Can’t accept Apple Music family invite?
If you can’t accept the invitation, see if someone else joined a family with your Apple ID or is sharing purchased content from your Apple ID. Remember, you can only join one family at a time, and you can only switch to a different family group once per year.”
Why is my Apple Music not working?
If Apple Music stops working, try all the easy things first. This includes restarting the Music app, restarting your computer, and checking to see if Apple Music is down for everyone. If these fail, check to make sure you have the latest updates and more.
Can I leave Family Sharing and come back?
All replies. ON the apple information page it says that once you leave a family group, you cannot switch, create or join different family within one year. After you leave a family, you can join or set up a new one. However you can only switch to a different family group once a year.
Will I lose my playlists if I join Apple Music family plan?
Answer: A: Answer: A: If you just switch from your Apple ID account to family and do not join an other family you will not lose any of your music or playlists. This will only happen if you are to join a family, then you will need to start all over again with music.
Will I lose my Apple Music if I join Family Sharing?
If you join a family group with a family membership, they can cancel the individual membership and not lose access to Apple Music.
Can my family see my music on Apple Music family plan?
Can 2 users share iTunes library?
Up to five of your devices can tap into your iTunes library either directly on a network drive, through a special app, or via a feature called Home Sharing. Through Home Sharing, you can share your iTunes music library from one machine and make it accessible to other devices as long as they’re all on the same network.
Can 2 different Apple ID use the same iTunes?
You may configure your devices separately in terms of what you sync from the iTunes Library, but you are not separate otherwise. Only one Apple ID can be associated with an iTunes Library. Everything you’ve downloaded will show up for everyone else using the same iTunes Library and signing in with the same Apple ID.
Why am I not getting my child’s App requests Apple?
On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch Go to Settings. Tap your name, then tap Family Sharing. If you’re the family organizer, make sure that Purchase Sharing is turned on. Then you can tap a family member’s name to see if Ask to Buy is turned on for their account.
Where do I find requests from Family Sharing?
Family Link app
- On your device, open the Family Link app .
- In the top left, tap Menu. Approval requests.