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Old Jul 15, 2013, 02:05 AM   #1
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important question

i've an old macbook something like 5 years already
& soon i'm gonna buy a new macbook pro

now after i back up all in hard disc with time machine
there's any file that save all the playlist & the count of how much i was played this song & listening to him on itunes? that if i'm gonna transfer all to another & new macbook pro all the plays are still as they're now & not starting from zero

thanks
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Old Jul 15, 2013, 04:07 AM   #2
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If you use the Migration Assistant (which you will be prompted to do when you first launch your new Mac), you can transfer all data, apps and settings from your old Mac.
This includes iTunes playlists, etc.
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Old Jul 15, 2013, 04:47 AM   #3
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If you use the Migration Assistant (which you will be prompted to do when you first launch your new Mac), you can transfer all data, apps and settings from your old Mac.
This includes iTunes playlists, etc.
ok thanks
& this transfer take the file of the plays songs on itunes too?..
for exemple i transfer the song : Radiohead - karma police - plays: 66
after the transfer it's still be like before or i just lunch the itunes on the new mac & the plays of all the songs on itunes are gone?
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Old Jul 15, 2013, 06:23 AM   #4
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Yes, the number of plays is preserved.
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