Possible to load iPod through home sharing?

Discussion in 'Mac mini' started by Bozley0621, Sep 22, 2010.

  1. Bozley0621 macrumors 6502

    Mar 25, 2009
    I'm thinking of getting a mac mini and moving my iTunes library to it and accessing the media via home sharing on my laptop. Is it possible to have my iPod/iPhone plugged into the laptop and sync it with the Mac Mini via home sharing?
  2. JAT macrumors 603

    Dec 31, 2001
    Mpls, MN
    No, don't think so. Just put a dock/cord near the Mini instead of attaching to the laptop whenever you need to sync.

    Now, if you want to play music (you said accessing and syncing, 2 different things), home sharing allows you to do that on the laptop, from the Mini's iTunes database. I do that right now with 2 laptops and an Airport. Or, Airplay allows it to play on the latest iPod/Phones, I believe.

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