[iTunes] Re: iTunes Folder

Kunga Kunga at FutureMedia.org
Wed Jul 30 15:38:04 PDT 2003

Have you reported these issues to the iTunes team? Menu 
->iTunes->Provide iTunes Feedback


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On Wednesday, July 30, 2003, at 09:30  AM, The G wrote:

>    Right, I know this. HOWEVER, I still have a few of issues with this.
>    With iTunes 4, when you change the folder preference, it rescans 
> the entire library before letting you use it again. That may not be a 
> problem if you only have 20 gigs and 3,000 songs, but I have over 110 
> gigs and 19,000 songs. Then it takes about 5-6 minutes to rescan. 
> Highly annoying.
>    And as you noted, when you change the folder, if you lose the 
> ability to be able to delete songs (in iTunes AND in the Finder) 
> easily. Again, for someone like me with a large library and changes 
> file around alot, HIGHLY annoying. Having to select "show song file" 
> and manually deleting each and every file is incredibly wasteful and 
> inefficient. And, again, annoying.  =;-)
>    I actually have two large iTunes libraries (a general 'Rock' 
> library and a 'Film Score/Soundtrack' library, both around 100 gigs in 
> size), and even just switching between them is exasperating (which I 
> have to, since iTunes has an absolute limit on the number of song 
> files it can recognize). I view the above issues easily fixable and 
> only a minor feature set to add.

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