How To Use Home Sharing On iPhone 5

How To Use Home Sharing On iPhone 5
How To Use Home Sharing On iPhone 5

Home Sharing lets you play music, movies, and TV shows from the iTunes library on your Mac or PC. iPhone and your computer must be on the same Wi-Fi network.

Note: Home Sharing requires iTunes 10.2 or later, available at Bonus content, such as digital booklets and iTunes Extras, cant be shared.

Play music from your iTunes library on iPhone 5:

  • In iTunes on your computer, choose Advanced > Turn On Home Sharing. Log in, and then click Create Home Share.
  • On iPhone, go to Settings > Music, then log in to Home Sharing using the same Apple ID and password.
  • In Music, tap More, then tap Shared and choose your computers library.
  • Return to content on iPhone: Tap Shared and choose My iPhone.


This article will work on all iPhones using iOS 6; including iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, and iPhone 5.

Haridas Gowra

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