Apple removes built-in App Store section with the new iTunes update

Ken Copeland
September 14, 2017

If you don't have Kodi on your device, then the process is a little more hard than installing a regular app from the app store. The update also makes some interface changes and does away with saving backups of the apps installed on your devices.

In the update prompt, Apple mentions, "If you previously used iTunes to sync apps or ringtones on your iOS device, use the new App Store or Sounds Settings on iOS to redownload them without your Mac".

This new change effectively means that users can now download apps or ringtones only from their iOS devices. Apple's support page links to instructions on how to download each type of content that has been eliminated.

Here's how you can clean install iOS 11 GM on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch right now. That's it. Now you have the latest version of Apple's mobile OS and the all new features that come with it.

The new iTunes is available for download on the Mac App Store through the Software Update mechanism. And you won't need to swipe across to a second screen to access the music control centre.

James Franco's The Disaster Artist Is Amazingly Absurd - Watch The Trailer!
The Disaster Artist is about that ownership and how the path there came from the friendship between Wiseau and Sestero. The story chronicles the making of The Room , which has been dubbed "The Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made".

Tottenham boss Pochettino: Kane as good as Batistuta
Spurs kick off their group stage campaign on Wednesday night when they welcome Borussia Dortmund to Wembley. But 101-goal Kane believes getting out of the group would prove Spurs belong among Europe's elite.

How Miss Michigan 2017 did at the Miss America pageant
Climate change does exist; the matter is if the Paris climate Accord would address the underlying drivers and the financial cost. In the talent section she performed a jazz dance to "The Way You Make Me Feel" for the contest's talent portion.

Click on the Update button at the top of the app.

The new App Store for iOS 11 will have a new Today tab which will have original stories from Apple's editors from around the world talking about the newest and latests apps.

iOS 11 was first announced at this year's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) and has been in the hands of those on Apple's beta program for a number of months already - hence, there won't be any surprises. Learn how to redownload books on an iOS device.

For most people, though, it is the loss of the App Store which is the biggest surprise in iTunes 12.7.

Other reports by Guamnewswatch

Discuss This Article