How can i play movies from apple tv from external HD.

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by jerseykid80, Apr 8, 2014.

  1. jerseykid80 macrumors newbie

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    Ok i have a 27 inch imac 3.4 with 3tb fusion drive and I only have about 14 gbs left i have to move the files to an external HD how can i play those movies from apple TV if I ever wanted too ?? Any help would be be great thanks.
     
  2. JPM macrumors member

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    AppleTV streams from your iTunes library. When you move your movies (and the rest of your iTunes library) to the external drive and iTunes is pointed to the external drive as the library location, the AppleTV will work just as it did before.
     
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