Music Talk Discuss music in all its forms: CD, MP3, DVD-A, SACD and of course live

iTunes Question

Old 04-29-07, 06:22 PM
  #1  
DVD Talk Hero
Thread Starter
 
JasonF's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Washington, DC
Posts: 39,533
iTunes Question

Can anyone help me with the following:

My C: Drive is getting pretty full, so I decide to move my 30 GB of music from there to my F: Drive. I copy the folder with all my music over and go into the iTunes options and tell it the new path (Edit-->Preferences-->Advanced). Now iTunes can't find any of my music. If I manually go in and tell it where to find the particular file, it recognizes it -- but that's not something I relish doing with 5,000 songs.

Can anyone tell me what I'm doing wrong?
JasonF is offline  
Old 04-29-07, 07:24 PM
  #2  
JIF
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: TORONTO
Posts: 388
If you move the entire folder to the new drive, you've changed the path, hence iTunes will not be able to find it. You might have to re-add your folders to iTunes from the new drive. I don't know of a quicker method.
JIF is offline  
Old 04-29-07, 07:57 PM
  #3  
Mod Emeritus
 
benedict's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 1999
Location: Outside of the U.S.A.
Posts: 10,674
http://forum.dvdtalk.com/showpost.php?p=5537277&postcount=19

This is more to do with software than music or artistes and so belongs in Tech Talk.

Maybe you can append your question to kvrdave's thread. Or one of the many itunes/ipod advice threads there. Thanks.
benedict is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.