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Consolidating your library

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To locate the i Tunes folder on Windows, go here: Should you elect to have your i Tunes Media folder organized, i Tunes will place song files into album and artist folders.

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This will turn all you files pink to prepare them for relocating. When the rescan ID3 tag process is complete, click on your new “mega drive”, grab the folder your music was copied into (mine is called Consolidated Music Library) and drop it onto the Relocate Lost Files button (make sure the Read i Tunes Library feature is off before relocating files). The Relocate Lost Files process can take awhile to complete and may appear to do nothing at times.Many i Tunes users start out with a basic i Tunes library and use the default settings to store all of their media content on their primary internal hard drive.However, as you add new content over time, particularly with the additional video content now supported by i Tunes, you may soon find that your library threatens to take over your computer.Apps and media you purchase, along with any files imported to i Tunes and all your interactions are kept in a special folder on your computer.To locate the i Tunes folder on your Mac, choose Go → Home → Music → i Tunes in the Finder menu.In general, a debt consolidation loan can be defined as a loan that combines multiple debt obligations into one single loan.

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Starting with your first drive, create a new folder and name it “Hide from SSL”. Locate your music files and folders and drop them all into the “Hide from SSL” folder 4.

In the example below, I copied all my music files and folders into a new folder called “Consolidated Music Library” 7.

Again, much like the subcrates folder, this folder shouldn’t exist in the new _Serato_ just yet so you’ll need to make sure you move the folder as well. XML files) for custom mappings of Serato DJ hardware & third party devices, if you’ve mapped these on another computer you will need to copy these across to maintain your mapping files.

In Final Cut Pro X, (version 10.1.2) you can now consolidate media to a folder that lives outside of the standard library package.

But with one-terabyte external hard drives retailing for less than $60 on Amazon, there are no excuses not to spring for external storage to move that humongous i Tunes library of yours on.