How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

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These are instructions on how to install and use iPhone Remote to control your iTunes Library.

To follow these instructions you must have iPhone 2.0 firmware installed.

Step One
Connect your iPhone to your computer and launch iTunes from the dock.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Two
Click to select iTunes Store from the menu at the left
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Three
Select App Store from the iTunes Store menu on the left
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Four
Currently Remote is displayed in the New Section of the AppStore. Click to select it. In the future you may have to browse to find the Remote application.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Five
Click the Get App button in the application's description window.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Six
A popup window will appear asking you to log into your iTunes account. Enter your Apple ID and password and click the Get button.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Seven
Once the application has installed click to select your iPhone from the list of devices on the left. Then click the Applications tab.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Eight
Notice that Remote appears in the list of installed applications. Make sure Sync Applications is checked and select All applications or you can select Selected applications and choose Remote from the list.

Press the Sync button at the bottom right to make sure the application is synced to your iPhone.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Nine
Notice the new Remote icon on your iPhone. Press to launch the application.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Ten
You may be asked to select your wireless network. Make sure you select the same network that your iTunes application uses.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Eleven
Press the Add Library... button.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Twelve
Remote will then provide you with a password you need to enter into iTunes.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Thirteen
Select your iPhone from the list of devices on the left. Notice its icon has changed to a Remote icon.

A dialog will appear asking you to enter the passcode. Enter the code shown on your iPhone.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Fourteen
You will be notified that your Remote is now able to control iTunes.
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

Step Sixteen
You iPhone will now display your iTunes Library. You can select a playlist and navigate through your media. Select a song and you can control its playback on your computer's iTunes application!
How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

How to Install and Use iPhone Remote

How to Install and Use iPhone Remote
arif - June 7, 2013 at 9:46am
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slashhh - July 6, 2010 at 12:23am
I can\'t see the dialog on iTunes that askfor the passcode :( does the Remote app only works for iPhone or also for iTouch? help please :(
See-ming Lee 李思明 SML - November 17, 2009 at 2:26pm
Thank you so much for this post!!! I downloaded the Remote app on my iPod Touch and tried to follow the instruction and can\'t figure out wtf it was saying. Clearly I had to do it via iTunes. Still this screen by screen setup is helpful. Cheers, SML
marshall_vlad - February 19, 2009 at 9:30am
I have seen it\'s possible to trick your iphone into thinking it\'s on wi-fi. Now i\'d like to use the remote app for itunes that only works on wi fi via internet. does anyone know if it\'s possible?
Jussi Jokinen - February 18, 2009 at 11:32am
Has anybody had problems when entering the passcode in Win XP SP3? Uninstalled firewall etc. iPhone ver 2.2.1, iTunes 8.0. iTunes Keeps telling me \"passcode incorrect\". Went ok on another Vista PC. Drives me nutz...
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