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moved iTunes folder to external hard drive, now what?

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Oct 27, 2013 2:37 PM

I spent a long time to download my CDs into my laptop's hardrive for use in iTunes.


Ran into trouble on laptop - To improve my old laptop's ability to function, I moved the entire iTunes folder to an external hardrive.  I've changed the iTunes pathway to the new hardrive location, but  iTunes is not reading the library.


What can I try?


I have checked blogs and haven't found a solution. Some recommend launching iTunes while holding down an Option key for the dialog box. I can't figure how to do that - maybe that's available key on an Apple laptop, but not on this ancient PC.



Any suggestions would be very helpful.




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