The strange thing is, for the past week or two it has been happening solely on my iPad mini. What might be special here is, that i have a old apple id ending on me. I have several devices with apps on them that need to be periodically updated. Well, if you always prefer an easy method to manage your iTunes library data, then is here for help. Apple has assumed everyone has hi-speed internet. May the rest of your day be better.
Apple, figure it out, get it fixed and please see that over a thousand people are seeing this. I've also got an Airport Extreme but I'm not sure if that was a contributing cause. I have an iPad Pro, an iPad Mini 4 and an iPhone. The first time I had to log out of everything on my phone, which disconnects your Apple Pay and a lot of your connected services. The iTunes Store Is Unable to Process Purchases At This Time Error In addition, many users have been experiencing this problem since yesterday and report this error on Twitter.
What is the problem with iTunes store server? Tip: To , return to the iCloud page, within the Settings app and scroll all the way down until you see the Sign Out option. I am not making a purchase I am trying to downlown an app in which you can make purchases. Today the error returned and i had it on both devices. Wait for Apple to fix the issue. Easily Sync Songs from iTunes to iPhone The Bottom Line Hope this guide can help you fix the iTunes Store is unable to process purchases at this time issue. I've been having this exact same problem for the past two weeks.
I took the iPhone of a family member and tried to perform the same purchase. I sympathize with my fellow App browsers, App purchasers and in App purchasers. I have not experienced this problem until recently and now it seems to be quite pervasive. Apps and ringtones are also supported, it can help you find the apps and ringtones you get before. This problem does not seem to effect new purchases, but I get the message when I try to re download old purchases, or when I try to update queued updates in the app store.
Some users fixed the issue by this method. It may also happen when you are not trying to purchase anything but open an app on device, however, the message just keeps popping up. Try this method if the message says that Credit card processing is temporarily unavailable. Tap it, confirm and your logged out. AnyTrans ®, PhoneRescue ®, PhoneClean ® are trademarks of iMobie Inc.
Even more annoying is that my mothers iPad works like a charm even though it's linked to the same Family Account. I'm happy to provide some help for this issue. However this evening, the same error message popped up on my iPhone as well. I recommend going through the troubleshooting provided for this sort of issue in the following article: Thanks for using the Apple Support Communities. How long did it take for Apple to fix their server issue so that you could resume downloading apps either new ones or updates to existing ones? You have to readd your cards and everything. See, now that would be good customer service. It's somehow related to the billing portion of iTunes which will prevent you from making any purchases including in App purchases or just buying an App.
I've also noticed that there is a large amount of lag associated with browsing the store and searching for Apps. I got a message saying my restore failed and I'll have to do it from a computer if I have a hard backup. Please try to make the purchase later. One user mentioned that he was able to sign back in at around 6 Eastern Time. I opened Settings, scrolled for iCloud and tapped on Storage to adjust my plan.
Here's a free credit from Apple for 1 free App of any value from the iTunes Store for your trouble. I am now having this issue while trying to restore my new phone from backup. I wonder for how long?! In total, our household has 3 iPads, 2 iPhones, an iPod, an Apple Watch and an iMac, and until today the only device affected has been the mini. I believe that will be solved soon This is the second time I have gotten this also. I've tried logging into an out of both my App Store account and my iCloud account, and power cycling the phone, to no avail. Hi blondeandpink93, I understand that you get a message that the iTunes Store is unable to process your purchase every time you try to open an app. You may continue to browse the store.