|Nov 28, 2012, 09:53 AM||#1|
iTunes: Selling Computer Q: moving iTune Match and iPad backup settings to new comp.
wasn't sure where to put this.
quick background setup: I have an iMac (had for 1.5 yrs) and a MBP (w/time machine effectively 2 yrs)-- and since the MBP is more powerful than the iMac I've come to the realization it's a bit redundant and inefficient-- files I have on one computer I don't have on another, etc. so I decided to sell the iMac and grab a thunderbolt display instead.
ISSUE: iTunes Match is set up for the iMac and so is the iPad/iPhone.
I'm trying to transfer all of those settings without:
1. losing songs on itunes match (it's an external HD so that shouldn't be too hard).
2. the one I'm most concerned with: applying the MBP as my itunes of record for the iPad/iPhone without having to re-set up both of those and losing my backups. I mostly back up to the cloud but i realize hitting one bad prompt button could be super annoying so I'm trying to get a better understanding of the relationship there.
sorry if this Q is super pedestrian but quick google seach on Q2 hasn't yielded too many easily identifiable answers.
'13 Mac Pro; '13 11"MBA; iPhone 6; iPad Mini
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Moving my iTunes library with iTunes Match||Primejimbo||iCloud and Apple Services||3||Mar 10, 2014 08:49 PM|
|iPad: Moving iMac Backup to a new computer||VideoBeagle||iPad||2||Sep 12, 2013 03:56 PM|
|Moving to Android, trouble getting DRM free songs on iTunes (using iTunes match)||miamialley||Alternatives to iOS and iOS Devices||2||Apr 28, 2013 12:17 PM|
|Moving iTunes music to NAS with match||sfxguy||Mac Basics and Help||0||Jun 26, 2012 03:50 AM|
|itunes Match settings disappeared on my ios 6 ipad 2!||shankar2||iOS 6||1||Jun 13, 2012 05:28 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:17 AM.