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If you would like to transfer your tracks to your external hard drive and do not have enough disk space on your internal drives please follow these easy instructions:

Note: Do not plug in your iPod when CopyTrans is not running

I want iTunes to see my music on the external hard drive

First, follow these Apple instructions on how to Move your iTunes Media folder

Follow this guide to import your backup into iTunes.

Your songs will be added to your iTunes library without being physically copied to your C: drive.

I don’t want iTunes to see my music on the external hard drive

Please read the following FAQ article which explains how to create a simple backup to an external hard drive: How do I copy my iPod contents to a PC folder or an external hard drive (Backup to folder)?

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