Music on External HD Doesn't show in iTunes window

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by mashinhead, Oct 14, 2006.

  1. mashinhead macrumors 68020

    Oct 7, 2003
    all my music is on an external. itunes points to it in preferences, Nothing shows up in the window, I'm beyond pissed, been working on this all day, i reinstalled everything for . WTF do i do
  2. mad jew Moderator emeritus

    mad jew

    Apr 3, 2004
    Adelaide, Australia
    Can you access the drive through Finder at the moment (is it mounted in other words)? If you hold OPTION whilst opening iTunes it should give you the option to select a library. Try re-selecting your library on the external drive. :)
  3. dextertangocci macrumors 68000

    Apr 2, 2006
    I had the same problem as you.

    In iTunes 7, just hold down the option key while clicking on the iTunes icon, and it will let you choose your library:) ;)
  4. iEric macrumors 6502a

    Jun 26, 2003
    What if the above method does not work? :(

    Although, the music shows in Recently Added, but not under the Library > Music.

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