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Posted 27 August 2007 - 02:12 PM
Posted 28 August 2007 - 06:23 AM
Migration Assistant (Mac only)
On a Mac, the easiest way to transfer your iTunes library to a new machine is to use the Migration Assistant tool. This can be used while youâ€™re setting up the new computer, or after itâ€™s already done. The Migration Assistant tool is used to move data, settings, and other files from your old computer to your new one. Though it isnâ€™t 100% perfect, it moves most files very well and will save you a lot of time.
The Mac OS Setup Assistant will offer you this option as you set up your new computer. If you donâ€™t choose it, you can find the Migration Assistant in your Applications folder, inside the Utilities folder.
To do this, youâ€™ll need a FireWire cable to connect the two computers. Once youâ€™ve done that, restart the old computer and hold down the â€śTâ€ť button. Youâ€™ll see it restart and display an orange FireWire icon on the screen. Once you see this, run the Migration Assistant tool, and follow the onscreen instructions.
Edited by Sp0nge, 28 August 2007 - 06:24 AM.
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