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Storing and playing music

Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by bullseyebob, Dec 26, 2010.

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  1. bullseyebob

    bullseyebob Thread Starter

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    Hi. I have just got a new laptop and although it has a lot of space on it I have a lot of music. I have an external hard drive, can I store my music on there and get windows media player and itunes to still be able to play it? Also for future downloads can I get them to be stored there? If so, how? Thanks
     
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    Yes, just point itunes music library to the external drive under edit - preferences -
    NOTE that some external harddrives can get very hot if left on for a while and eventually fail quite quickly
     
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