Download it now if you decide to fix iTunes album artwork not showing issue by rebuilding iTunes music library. It is cool to build a music library on iTunes. Whenever you go to iTunes, all music are just there, waiting to be enjoyed.
However, would it be a killjoy if the iTunes album artwork not showing? Here in this post, we will show you some tricks to fix the issue of iTunes album artwork not showing on both iPhone and computer. Rebuild iTunes Music Library Though it is always good to own the latest version of iTunes, however, sometimes updated iTunes may corrupt iTunes music library.
Under this circumstance, rebuilding iTunes music library helps. Below are detailed steps. Back up your iTunes Media folder, even though restoring iTunes music library doesn't affect your media files, it is still best to backup the iTunes Media files first then quit iTunes.
Navigate to your iTunes folder, For Mac users, iTunes folder can be found in Music on your home folder. For Windows users, the location could vary from each other, just search Music on whole computer, you can find the Music folder. Make a copy of the two files: Delete the iTunes Library or iTunes Library. Navigate to the iTunes Library. If you find this method to rebuild iTunes music library is too complicated, you can refer to Bonus Tip part to get one easier way to rebuild iTunes music library.
Clean Cache Folder When viewing files in iTunes, iTunes would check if there is album artwork embedded in the files or download separately. If so, it creates a cache file of the artwork. That is to say if we clean the cache folder with artwork, iTunes would generate the cache again, then iTunes artwork album not showing issue would be fixed. Following are detailed steps to clean cache folder of iTunes artwork album.
Please find Music folder in iTunes folder, delete it by moving it to the Trash Bin. Empty the trash bin, quit iTunes and relaunch it. Please mind that don't clean other folders for they may contain other useful items. Manually Add Album Artwork If neither methods above work for you, have a try to manually add album artwork. Get the detailed information on the track, search it on Google, download the album artwork to your computer. Choose the album artwork you just download, now you have added album artwork.
If iTunes album artwork is showing on computer, then after syncing process, the iTunes album artwork would be shown on iPhone. To sync iPhone with iTunes, all you need to do is connecting iPhone to computer then launching iTunes.
After sync process, please check if iTunes album artwork not showing on iPhone issue is fixed. An Easier Way to Rebuild iTunes Music Library iTunes is a good tool for backing up, purchasing music, movies and playing music, but, as many people complains, Apple just makes everything on iTunes far more complicated than it is supposed to be, including rebuilding iTunes library.
Luckily, there is one tool - AnyTrans capable of simplifying the rebuilding process. Below are the detailed steps of how to rebuild iTunes music library with AnyTrans.
Free download AnyTrans and launch it on your computer, connect your iOS device to computer. Delete every song from iTunes music library. Click the device tab on the main page of AnyTrans, scroll down or click the tab to your left, then tap Content To iTunes, select Music folder. All your songs will be transferred to iTunes soon. Click here to know more.
AnyTrans could also help you transfer music from iPhone to iPhone, transfer music from iPhone to computer and vice versa. For detailed steps, please refer to: