Itunes and external hard drive?!

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by iflyfaster, Jul 30, 2008.

  1. iflyfaster macrumors newbie

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    #1
    Hello all,

    Well it happened. I ran out of room on my MacBook....I have an external HD and want to transfer my Movies from Itunes onto it. Is there a way that I can do this and still use Itunes to access them?
     
  2. Darth.Titan macrumors 68030

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    #2
    Sure. There is a setting in Preferences to set where your iTunes Library is located.
     
  3. baummer macrumors 6502a

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    Yes, pretty easily:

    1. Change your iTunes library location in the Preferences of iTunes to the external HD

    2. Copy over your existing music located in your ~/Music/iTunes/ folder where ~ is your shortname to the external HD
     

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