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74 views

How do I make my iTunes library read-only?

I have a huge iTunes collection and have been researching this for a while but cannot seem to find an answer. Basically I would like to leave my iTunes collection open so that people can select their ...
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1answer
379 views

How do I delete songs not in playlists in iTunes?

I have lots of music in iTunes, but there's tons of crap I never listen to just taking up space. Is there a way I can easily delete all songs not in a playlist? All the music I have put into ...
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3answers
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Compress MP3 downloaded from the web?

I recently downloaded a bunch of raw audio streams from the web as MP3s and I realize now that they're huge! 60 MB a song… I would like to compress these, but the other question similar to mine links ...
2
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1answer
172 views

How to share a music folder between OSX and Windows?

It's a question for OSX & Windows 7 users who jump between one system to another. I'm on Windows now, and I've got this music folder in my main hard drive. I'm planning to buy a Mackbook Pro soon ...
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5answers
554 views

How to share and play music in my office

I would like to use my old MacBook (hooked to a stereo equipment) as a media server to allow everybody in my office to play or upload music, in a Jukebox style. The best case would be a web interface ...
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3answers
3k views

Ultimate low-footprint music player for Mac OSX?

My Mac at work has 2GB of RAM total, and I'm constantly using enough middleweight programs simultaneously that I wind up in Rainbow Circle Hell. I've been using Songbird, but it frequently runs into ...
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2answers
27k views

Using iTunes to access all your music on a NAS but keeping the library.xml local… Is it possible/how? (Mac OSX))

I've pushed across my whole music collection to my Buffalo Linkstation NAS recently. This is the entire iTunes folder including artwork, music, library.xml, the whole kaboodle... (I have iTunes in ...
2
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1answer
352 views

Lightweight iTunes Home Sharing client

I have both a MacBook Air & an iMac on the same network. I'm using my iMac as the host with my iTunes library on it & it's being shared with Home Sharing. I'm wondering if there are any ...
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2answers
749 views

Is there software that lets you stream music from your computer to an iPhone over the web? [closed]

I'm looking for software that does the following: Runs some sort of server on the notebook that I point at where I keep my music files. Comes with an app or Web UI that lets me browse and play those ...
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3answers
997 views

Learn playing guitar right from the mac?

I am eager to learn playing guitar by the help of my MBP. Is there a software around helping you to play mp3 files of your choice? P.S: I know nothing about guitars and bought one out of sudden ...
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1answer
188 views

How to make a music video slideshow in OSX

I want to make a video that consists of a picture slideshow and background music which I will upload to youtube. Does OSX come with any apps to do this?
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2answers
877 views

What's the best way I can import/display lyrics for iTunes on a mac?

I'm currently using iClip Lyrics, but apparently it's being discontinued. It can't import lyrics from certain lyrics sites (such as wikia) because they've used some javascript/iframe mix to make ...
2
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4answers
10k views

Music remixing with a Mac?

I have few songs which I want to create mixes from, maybe adding some additional beats, etc. Does anyone know how I can do this with a Mac (OSX)? Surely this sort of arts-related activity is well ...
2
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1answer
2k views

How can I use the Band Pass Filter in GarageBand?

What I want to do: I have a music WAV file and want to put a Band Pass Filter over it, to filter out anoying high frequencies. I was reading on the net that there is a "AuBandPass" plugin in Mac OS ...
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2answers
446 views

Mac CD rippers and Metadata

I want to rip some of the old CDs into MP3. I know thats easy. But, how can I also save myself from tedious step of adding the artist names and song name into teh ripper. Itunes only shows data ...
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2answers
792 views

iTunes 9 on Mac skips during play

Since I've upgraded to iTunes 9 certain songs play ok but other songs skip during play. I tried downgrading to iTunes 8 but to no avail. I've tried other music players and some have the same problem ...
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3answers
636 views

Lean Winamp-y player for OSX

One of my big gripes about iTunes is that it is slow and eats memory. I really like the old Winamp model of lean, mean, speed machine. Is there such a program for Macs? (I only want an mp3 player ...
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6answers
4k views

Making my computer an iPhone music dock?

Are there any application which lets me play the music in my iPhone through the USB cable? It will be very convenient if I can just dock the phone (while the music is playing), and the music will ...
2
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7answers
1k views

Control iTunes from Spotlight (or similar)

Is there some sort add on or program that lets me easily change (and choose) songs using keyboard shortcuts (or perhaps Spotlight)? The ideal program would add iTunes indexing to Spotlight and allow ...
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3answers
4k views

How can I get AB repeat functionality on iTunes/Mac OS X?

I'm wondering if there's an A-B repeat feature on iTunes, a quick google found nothing, but I was hoping there was a plugin or maybe a separate app that provided this. For me it's useful for ...
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5answers
14k views

Why does some of the songs in my iTunes library stop prematurely and go to the next song?

For the couple of weeks a whole bunch of the songs from my iTunes library stop early and skip to the next song (just as if it was at the end of the song). Although the point where it skips varies for ...
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7answers
124 views

Recording Interfaces for OS X that are supported/work well?

For os x, I would like to know what other audio production/music recording interface type products people have found to work well with os x? I do not want to know about stuff that only works. I want ...