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Mar 31, 2010, 09:08 AM
I've done a search and found either old or incorrect info on this.
Basically, I want to use an external USB drive for my media storage for the standard AppleTV apps and syncing via iTunes.
My unit is running 3.0.2 and I've followed http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=876654 - so I can see the USB drive via NitoTV, so, that bit is all working.

I am assuming that to get the media bit moved that you need to redirect the media partition to a partition on the USB drive via a script and that's the bit that I'm missing.

Any help would be very much appreciated, as I can't find the relevant info on what I need to do anywhere on the internet - or I'm searching for the wrong thing...

Mar 31, 2010, 09:19 AM
Here you go


Mar 31, 2010, 09:21 AM
Thanks, will try that this evening and report back.

Mar 31, 2010, 03:18 PM
Worked perfectly, many thanks again.
Can now sync my whole iTunes library. :D