Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video General preferences, part of Up and Running with iTunes 12.
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- In this movie I'd like to walk you through…some of the general preferences that for the most part…control what you see in the main iTunes window.…I'm gonna go to iTunes, Preferences here on my Mac.…If you're on Windows you'll go to Edit Preferences.…And here I'll make sure I'm in the General category.…And what we find here are the preferences…for how certain items are displayed in the iTunes window.…The first item is your library name.…This is what shows up if you share your library…on your network with other iTunes users.…So if you have more than one computer…running iTunes on your network,…you'll probably wanna make sure…that each one has a unique library name,…like, "Office," or "Family Room,"…or just something to identify…which computers library this is.…
If you're only running on iTunes on one computer,…the name doesn't really matter that much.…Now below that we have two Views checkboxes.…We have Use custom colors for open albums, movies, etc.…And that's the option that lets iTunes…select the primary colors from an album covers…
- Differences between the Mac and Windows versions of iTunes
- Using the playback controls
- Importing music and videos
- Consolidating your library
- Finding duplicate songs
- Playing music, playlists, and radio
- Sharing and streaming content
- Purchasing content from the iTunes Store
Skill Level Beginner
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1. iTunes Interface
2. Importing Media
3. Managing Your Library
4. Playing Your Content
5. Sharing and Streaming Content
6. iTunes Store
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