iTunes Match - Turning on/off

Discussion in 'Apple Music, Apple Pay, iCloud, Apple Services' started by ophidean, May 7, 2012.

  1. ophidean macrumors member

    Jun 26, 2007
    Philadelphia, PA
    So far I have enjoyed using iTunes match. I have noticed that when I turn it off or on, it takes several minutes to sync up? Is this normal? When I am at work I generally turn it off and just listen to what I have on my phone. When I want to grab an album, I turn it on and download. The lag from searching through music is annoying.
  2. blevins321 macrumors 68030

    Dec 24, 2010
    Winnipeg, MB
    Yeah that's normal - it's downloading the library file again with the song list. It won't use much data once the initial load is complete, though, so it wouldn't be too terrible to just leave it on all the time. That way you always have the most recent library due to automatic updates.

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