Importing iTunes to new MBP

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by P.Roy, Feb 12, 2008.

  1. P.Roy macrumors newbie

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    Hey guys, what's the easiest/best way to import music from my old computer(pc) to my new MBP? thx in advance. also any link would be greatly appreciated!!

    Roy
     
  2. Mac_Max macrumors 6502

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    Copy the files over the network. Enable file sharing by going through the network wizard (in the Network Places or Network connections folder) and setting your workgroup (I recommend WORKGROUP, the Mac OS default workgroup) and clicking the option for file and printer sharing. Right click on the My Music folder and click the sharing option and enable file sharing for that folder. The PC's music will then be accessible on the Mac. Drag it into your iTunes folder into the main Library window in iTunes from the Mac.

    You can export your library file by using the option under the file menu on the PC and import it on the Mac in order to recover your playlists.
     
  3. P.Roy thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Ok, thx for your help. i dont think i set up my network connections yet so i'll try to figure that one out. i know that i set up my wireless network and it should be something similar right??

    Roy
     
  4. Theatrics macrumors member

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    Watch this video on moving stuff to a new mac, it explains how to move your music into iTunes.
     
  5. P.Roy thread starter macrumors newbie

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    hey, thanks for tha link. followed the link step by step, piece of cake.. i luv my mbp. glad i switch from pc!!!:D

    roy
     

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