This guide is about turning on iCloud music library. We will discuss method for Mac, iPhone and iPad.

If you have subscribed to apple music then all of your music will be saved in your personal library. Now, if you have enabled iCloud music library, then all of the music in your library will be synced by iCloud library and can accessed anywhere from it.

Following steps shows how to turn on iCloud music library on your apple device.

Make sure that you are signed in your iCloud account, because it synced only when you are signed in.

How to turn on iCloud music library on iPhone and iPad

  • Open settings app on your iPhone or iPad. It is usually a gear icon on your home screen.
  • In the settings section, tap on Music.
  • In the music section, you will se many features. Find iCloud Music Library. Tap the switch button to on (turn green when enabled).
  • Done. You have successfully enabled iCloud music library on your device.

Note: Now, if any music is already there in your personal music library of device, iCloud music library will ask you, if you want to keep the music. If you choose to keep the music, it will be added to the iCloud music library. If you choose delete and replace, all the music contents of your personal library will be deleted and replaced by the music of iCloud music library. If you choose Merge, then if there is music in your device that matches with the iCloud music library, then it will be available to all the devices using this iCloud account.

How to turn on iCloud music library on Mac or PC

  • Make sure that you have downloaded and installed iTunes in your pc. Because it is needed in the next steps.
  • Open iTunes on your Mac or pc.
  • On mac select iTunes>preferences from the menu bar. And on PC select edit>preferences from the iTunes menu bar.
  • In the general tab, check the box saying that, enable iCloud Music Library.
  • Click Ok.

iCloud Family sharing

To turn on iCloud family sharing on your iPhone or iPad, follow the steps below.

  • Open Settings.
  • Tap on iCloud.
  • Turn on the switch saying Family sharing.

iCloud allows you to share the iCloud storage, purchase, location and much more with your family.

You can add family members in your iCloud account. You can also put restrictions to the family members on iCloud.

Share Location on iCloud

This is one of the best features of iCloud that gives the feel of real family on iCloud. You can share your location on the go with your family member on iCloud. To do this, follow the steps below.

  • Open settings.
  • Tap iCloud.
  • In the advanced section, tap on Share my Location.

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How do I enable iCloud music library?

Go to the menu (on the top of the screen) and choose “iTunes”. Then, go to “Preferences”. In the “General Preferences” tab, make sure you put a tick next to “iCloud Music Library” and click “Ok”.

Why is my iCloud music library not available?

Make sure that your devices have the latest version of iOS, iPadOS, macOS, or iTunes for Windows. Make sure that Sync Library is turned on for all of your devices. Connect all of your devices to the Internet. Visit the Apple System Status page to see if there are interruptions in service in your country or region.

Can’t find iCloud music library settings?

Apple Music library missing? Check your iCloud Music settings
  1. Open Settings.
  2. Swipe down to Music.
  3. Tap the toggle next to iCloud Music Libary to recover your Apple Music Library.
  4. It make take some time for your library to repopulate in the Music app.

How do I restore iCloud music library?

Step #1: Open Settings and swipe down to Music. You’ll see a toggle that looks like a switch next to iCloud Music Library. Step #2: Tap the toggle to make it green. Step #3: Wait a few moments to give your device time to retrieve the Apple Music library in the Music app.

Why can’t I see my music library on my iPhone?

Open iTunes. From the menu bar at the top of your screen, choose Edit > Preferences. Go to the General tab and select iCloud Music Library to turn it on. If you don’t subscribe to Apple Music or iTunes Match, you won’t see an option to turn on iCloud Music Library.

Where did my music go on my iPhone?

Where is your Music on iPhone. All your music will be stored in the Music app on your iPhone, including the ones you added or downloaded from Apple Music, you synced with iTunes, and you purchased from iTunes Store. You can view Playlists, Albums, and all Songs: Open Music and all songs are stored in this music library

How do I get my music back on my iPhone?

On an iPhone, tap More > Purchase > Music, while an iPad allows you to just tap Purchased and shows the categories for music, movies, and TV shows automatically. You should be able to find your missing music from here. Tap the Download icon next to an album or song to restore it to your device.

How do I get my music icon back on my iPhone?

Instructions to get back your missing app:
  1. On your iPhone, open the App Store.
  2. Tap the Search button at the bottom of the screen.
  3. In the search bar, type in and search for Apple Music.
  4. You should see the app in the list. Tap the cloud download button.
  5. The app will download almost instantly.

How do I restore my music to my new iPhone?

Redownload music
  1. Open the iTunes Store app. On your iPhone or iPod touch: At the bottom of your screen, tap More.
  2. Tap Music. If you use Family Sharing, tap a family member’s name to see music that they purchased.
  3. Find the music that you want to redownload, then tap it.
  4. Tap the download button. next to a song or album.

How do I get my music back on my phone?

1 – Restore Music From Google Play Music App On Phone

Step 1: On your phone, open Google Play Music app. Step 2: Then tap on “Menu” button then go to “Trash”. Step 3: After that tap on “More” option and then tap “Undelete” button. After that, your deleted music or songs will be back to your Android phone.

How do I get Apple music back on my home screen?

How to Get Your Music App Back If It’s Disappeared
  1. Open the App Store and tap the Search tab at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Search for Music. Find the Music app by Apple and tap the download button that looks like a cloud with a downward arrow.
  3. It will download in an instant since it was never truly deleted.

How do I get my old Apple music playlist back?

Go to settings on your iPhone. Go down to “Music” and press it. Under the “Library” heading turn on “iCloud Music Library” Now go back to the Music app and it should be there (assuming you have your phone backed up on iCloud)

Why did my playlist disappeared from Apple music?

One of the common reasons why your playlists got disappeared is there might be something wrong with this feature. In such situations, all you can do is to re-enable your iCloud Music Library. In a while, you can now view and listen to your downloaded Apple Music playlists and songs again.

How do I download all my music from iCloud at once?

How do I get my music from iCloud to my iPhone?

Go to the iTunes Store page, on the right side of your iTunes screen, go to Purchases. Click “Not in My Library” to view your purchased content. Click the cloud icon to download music from iCloud to iPhone. After re-download songs from iCloud, you can sync them to your iPhone with iTunes.

How do I download my music library to my iPhone?

Always download music: Go to Settings > Music, then turn on Automatic Downloads. Songs you add are automatically downloaded to iPhone. See download progress: On the Library screen, tap Downloaded Music, then tap Downloading.

How do I get ringtones from iCloud drive to my iPhone?

Step 1: Tap the iTunes Store app. Step 2: Select “More”, then “Purchased” and finally tap “Tones”. Step 3: Choose the ringtones you wish to download and tap “Download” to save icon.