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Some help with ITunes please

I only get offered music and films from ITunes in German. I tried to change my country or region to UK which I cannot because my billing address is in CH. Can anyone (probably most of you) that are more savvy on this help me ? Thanks
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Old 19.09.2011, 08:59
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http://www.google.ch/search?sourceid...+account+to+uk
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Old 19.09.2011, 09:06
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Re: Some help with ITunes please

Thanks. I went through those but they are all about changing accounts and not changing the language of the account. I want to keep my swiss billing address but i dont want films and song offers in german
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Old 19.09.2011, 09:12
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Thanks. I went through those but they are all about changing accounts and not changing the language of the account. I want to keep my swiss billing address but i dont want films and song offers in german
I don't know about the songs, I have a german account, but the music section isn't in German, although sometimes I've had trouble if a particular record hasn't been released to the european market.

However, I heard that it's not currently possible to get undubbed films, there was another thread about it. They're too expensive anyway.
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not possible. Sorry.
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Old 19.09.2011, 09:21
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Re: Some help with ITunes please

'git , I think the deal is if you are searching for titles you will find english but if go to the itunes home page.. yep it defaults to German

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Re: Some help with ITunes please

I'd suggest buying US based iTunes vouchers on eBay, they normally sell for around 10% higher than face value, but when you use those codes you can access the US domestic iTunes store which not only gives you English language stuff, but also a bunch of movies, sports and TV programs that aren't licensed outside of the States.
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Old 19.09.2011, 09:28
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Re: Some help with ITunes please

Another problem I am having is that I don`t recognize any of the music artists, I never heard of them before, What can i do about that?
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Another problem I am having is that I don`t recognize any of the music artists, I never heard of them before, What can i do about that?
halt the ageing process?

Honestly, dump the Swiss store and move abroad. Prices are often better (certainly for video content) and choice is wider.

Or seek alternate sources for your material
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Another problem I am having is that I don`t recognize any of the music artists, I never heard of them before, What can i do about that?
nothing except perhaps...
step one...
repeat after me...
"dang kids these days, they call THAT music, why when I was a kid..".and begin mumbliing.

step two....
come up the hill and I'll loan you some of my Stones CD's ( n.b. for the youngers here. that would be Rolling Stones. )
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I only get offered music and films from ITunes in German. I tried to change my country or region to UK which I cannot because my billing address is in CH. Can anyone (probably most of you) that are more savvy on this help me ? Thanks
If your location is Geneva, you should at least be able to get iTunes in French (I have a Suisse Romande address associated with my account and everything is in French by default). Not sure if this is any better.

Otherwise, when searching the iTunes store by album title or composer it shouldn't really matter what language your interface is in.
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Re: Some help with ITunes please

Dump itunes, probably the best advice you can be given.
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cool. i know all the words
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cool. i know all the words
mrs. G saw him on some TV show a couple of years ago and audibly gasped..
"oh my, I used to love him"

sad really.
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Old 19.09.2011, 09:58
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mrs. G saw him on some TV show a couple of years ago and audibly gasped..
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sad really.
Eastenders ...........
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Eastenders ...........
I'm ashamed to say that yes, we did watch that for awhile but no, I don't think while he was on it....
musta been some TOTP reunion or some such
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totally off topic.. but I was just reading in Wiki that David Essex come from a family of travelers... I wonder if he'll be showing up the Dale Farm this morning to lend a hand.
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I only get offered music and films from ITunes in German. I tried to change my country or region to UK which I cannot because my billing address is in CH. Can anyone (probably most of you) that are more savvy on this help me ? Thanks

If you registered in Itunes with a Swiss adress and credit card then you will be sent to the Swiss iTunes store. If you register with a UK address/credit card / email address , you will be sent to the UK itunes store. Each store uses the countries officical languages.


It's annoying, and I have to have two email addresses which are linked to a UK and a Swiss address.
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If you registered in Itunes with a Swiss adress and credit card then you will be sent to the Swiss iTunes store. If you register with a UK address/credit card / email address , you will be sent to the UK itunes store. Each store uses the countries officical languages.


It's annoying, and I have to have two email addresses which are linked to a UK and a Swiss address.
mmm...

I've just checked my stuff:
Swiss Amex
Swiss Address
Recepits on my email -> English.

i can't check my itunes in the office, but here must be a way around it.
(i bought my MAC in CH, and that is when I registered to ITunes)
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