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so itunes don't ask for confirmation before we buying paid apps now?

12-27-2010, 05:50 AM
Joined: Jun 2010
Posts: 814
so itunes don't ask for confirmation before we buying paid apps now?

is it only me or everyone got the same problem?
few days ago before 24th i bought few games and they all ask me am i sure to buy this app.
but this morning i bought another game again and after i click the buy button it just started download immediately. i am sure i didn't touched any settings between these few days.

if this is the new policy than i think lots of buyers will accidentally bought something they are not intended to buy.

e.g. when some apps changes their prices, itunes will shown as free but when u click the buy button it will ask you are u sure to buy it so obviously it is not free yet at that moment. kind of dangerous huh?
12-27-2010, 05:53 AM
Joined: Oct 2010
Location: Belfast N Ireland
Posts: 2,193
I hope not did you buy anything else before hand though because that makes the pass last for 15 minutes.

I don't mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel, but I am, so that's how it comes out

12-27-2010, 08:44 AM
Joined: Nov 2009
Location: Germany
Posts: 6,491
Yep, this - or you might have disabled it accidentally.
Check your "my store" settings.

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12-27-2010, 09:08 AM
Joined: Dec 2010
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i remember you could set this feature
12-27-2010, 09:23 AM
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Netherlands
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Previously you were only able to review purchased apps but I discovered (a week ago or so) that I could give reviews for all apps. They've somehow changed stuff and because of it I made a lot of unintended purchases.

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12-27-2010, 10:14 AM
I noticed this too. I even reset all my settings before a purchase and bam no confirmation. Still there for music though. I hope it is a glitch because I liked the security of the confirmation.
12-27-2010, 10:31 AM
Joined: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,609
On my iPad this always been like that but there's preference? Well then it was relatively well hidden among other option because on my computer with itunes I had no problem to force ask confirmation.

iPad System panel, Store section, zero options and it's not new. Mmm is this hidden in restriction section?
12-27-2010, 12:21 PM
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,479
I noticed this too, and I don't like it at all.
Must be a change in the app store itself, because I sure didn't change any settings on it.
12-27-2010, 12:25 PM
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: Coolidge, AZ
Posts: 5,934
I still get asked. *shrugs*

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12-27-2010, 12:31 PM
I still get asked on the device, just not the computer - I just reset the warning dialogue again but won't be able to test that until there is something I want to purchase. Just weird one day it was here all fine, the next gone.