iTUNES help please

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Calogero, Mar 19, 2011.

  1. Calogero macrumors newbie

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    #1
    hi all,

    How can I organize iTUNES better?

    Instead of listing all the songs, can I have it sorted by folder, so that when I click the folder, then the songs are listed?

    I don't like how i open iTUNES and all the songs are just listed there.

    I want it, like how I used to have it Windows Media - sorted by folders on the left - be artist, album or playlist.

    Is this possible?

    Thanks
     
  2. satcomer macrumors 603

    satcomer

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    #2
    It's really easy in iTunes. My iTunes has playlist folder i made call "Albums" When I rip a CD I create a new playlist in the Name of Artist followed by the Album name. I then drag the songs in the Album songs onto that playlist. Then when I click on the Albums folder arrow and then on the Album playlist I can sort the songs in that playlist by click on the box about the counting numbers to sort them by CD order, easily.
     
  3. mogallin, Mar 21, 2011
    Last edited: Mar 21, 2011

    mogallin macrumors member

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    Check out number 2 on this list and see if that is what you are looking for. It lets you browse your library as you would on an ipod, by artist, album, etc...

    EDIT: Never mind the previous part of this post. Apparently the menu brought up when using the arrow was the column browser, also available from the view menu. I feel kind of dumb about not having know about this feature before...
     
  4. Synthion macrumors regular

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