General Information

I’m ready to submit a new book. How do I start?

First, make sure you’ve set up contact, tax, and banking information in Agreements, Tax, and Banking. Next, download the latest version of iTunes Producer. After you sign in to iTunes Producer, you will see the Template Chooser window. From this window, click the Choose button to create a new book package. Add the book metadata, pricing, and book file, and click Submit to send your book for review.

What are the system requirements for iTunes Producer?

iTunes Producer requires:

  • Mac with OS X 10.10 or later
  • At least 20 GB of available hard disk space
  • A broadband Internet connection with an upload speed of 1 Mbps or faster

What does the error to sign in with an app-specific password in iTunes Producer mean?

App-specific passwords are required if your Apple ID is protected with two-step verification or two-factor authentication. If you have two-step verification enabled, you may see these two notifications:

Please sign in with an app-specific password. You can create one at

  • Your Apple ID is enabled for two-step verification, and you'll need to generate an app-specific password at After you set that password, you'll have to use it whenever you sign in to iTunes Producer.

Sign in with the app-specific password you generated. If you forgot the app-specific password or need to create a new one, go to

  • Your Apple ID is enabled for two-step verification and you've already generated an app-specific password for iTunes Producer. Use that password to sign in to iTunes Producer. If you forgot the password, generate a new app-specific password at