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220 Views 4 Replies Latest reply: Dec 9, 2005 7:45 AM by macmenno
Currently Being ModeratedDec 9, 2005 7:31 AM (in response to Eric Petermann)There are lots of threads about doing this in this forum. Here's one from yesterday where I gave the detailed instructions:
Unfortunately, Apple has not released its own instructions on how to do this (the only instructions they have are about mvoing the music files, bu they don't include how to move the library file, which is vital if you want to keep your playlists, ratings, playcounts, etc.)
Hope that helps,
Sara.iMac Flat-Panel G4 800MHz SuperDrive 768MB Ram, Mac OS X (10.3.9), iPod shuffle 1GB
Currently Being ModeratedDec 9, 2005 7:45 AM (in response to Eric Petermann)If your 'old' Powerbook has a firewire connection you can put it in 'target mode'. Then your Pb will be seen as an external disk by your new Pb.
Here's an article how to do that:
After that, copy the entire iTunes folder from your old home directory (in ~/Users/YourUsername/Music) to the exact same location on your new Pb.
Then start iTunes and it all should be there.
A general article about copying music between authorized computers can be found here:
If you have an iPod, you can use it also to transfer the music:
Edit: Saw your post is already answered. Strike mine.
17' iMac fp 800 MHz 768 MB RAM Mac OS X (10.3.9) Several ext. HD (backup and data)
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