help i deleted my music!!

Discussion in 'macOS' started by gearhead911, Sep 2, 2007.

  1. gearhead911 macrumors newbie

    Sep 2, 2007
    hey i reinstalled mac os x on my powerbook g4, and i needed to back up my music. so i use apple backup and backed up the entire itunes library onto my 160gb external harddrive. the backup came to 25 gigs, and it all seemed to work fine. then i reinstalled and now i cant figure out how to restore with the backup file on my harddrive!! please help i need to figure this out, its a lot of years of music, pleasse help, thanks.
  2. mad jew Moderator emeritus

    mad jew

    Apr 3, 2004
    Adelaide, Australia
    Open Backup and choose Restore From Backup in the Plan menu. :)
  3. ghking macrumors regular


    Jul 21, 2007
    just drag the whole backup folder into the itunes window.

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