"Add to Library" doesn't work properly

Discussion in 'iPod' started by ascender, Aug 15, 2006.

  1. ascender macrumors 68020

    Dec 8, 2005
    Has anyone seen this before....

    I've got my iTunes folder on an external HDD. Today my PC went belly up so I'm now using my iBook as my main machine. I've gone in to iTunes, selected the folder location on the external HDD as my music location. I've then added the folder to the library to make sure it re-scans it, but only a small percentage of my music is now showing up in iTunes.

    Any ideas?
  2. rockthecasbah macrumors 68020


    Apr 12, 2005
    Moorestown, NJ
    I don't know about the whole external thing, but is it possible that you have tunes on a different part of your HD that aren't in that folder that you don't realize? If you tried adding the whole folder, maybe try going by artist; iTunes may be getting overloaded by adding a ton of songs at once? I don't know it's at least worth a try.

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