External drive with itunes and atv

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by aaronthomas, May 31, 2008.

  1. aaronthomas
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    So im saving my music and movie rips directly on to a 1tb western digital drive.... im running out of space... does anybody know if the can be piggybacked.... meaning will one drive overflow into another? Thanks
     
  2. hotzenplotz
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    As long as you "reference" your media content you should be fine.
     
  3. aaronthomas
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    Thanks for your reply.... whats reference?
     
  4. hotzenplotz
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    Means that the content (video, songs, etc.) is not copied into the iTunes folder, but rather remains on the external drive you have it on.
     

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