I tried from the US store, on iTunes 11, but on No use camera button. Why would this be a coded in iTunes 11 but not enabled unless you are running mountain lion.
Redeem App Store & iTunes Gift Cards Using a Computer Camera
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Enter your email address below: Posted by: December 10, at 5: Connor Odell says: December 10, at 6: Yanni says: Nik says: If necessary, enter your Apple ID and password. After you redeem the gift card, the amount is applied to your Apple account automatically.
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How to Redeem iTunes Gift Card on Windows or Mac with iTunes 12
Using a Computer 1. Using an iOS Device 1. Warning Information in this article applies to iTunes There's nothing more frustrating than typing in those long iTunes gift card codes, especially when you make a mistake and have to start all over again. Thankfully Apple has decided to make the process easier by adding the ability to redeem a gift card by using your device's camera. Twitter user Beau Giles discovered the new feature and tweeted the screenshot below.
To use the new iOS 7 camera gift card feature, go to the App Store app, and tap the Redeem button at the bottom of the Featured page. You can then choose to enter the code the old way, or use your iPhone's rear iSight camera to snap a picture. App Store users now have a convenient way to gift apps to friends and family. Apple has restored this function to iOS 6 by including the option on the sharing screen directly in the App Store.