The Ipod preferences in itunes seems to cover this proceedure. -- Jim Dynes <jdynes at gmail.com> Albuquerque, New Mexico On Sep 6, 2005, at 4:00 PM, Scott wrote: >> Hey all, >> My library far outstrips my mini-iPod's capacity, so I have to >> manually add music to the Pod. My question is, how do I select, >> say, the last half of my library to load onto the iPod without >> having to individually click several hundred tunes? I know about >> "select all", but how can I "select 1/4 or 1/3" of my library to >> manually load into the Pod? >> >> > > Hi Scott, > Others have mentioned setting up a smart playlist. If you want to > do this without a smart playlist, and select part of a long list of > items, you can do so with a couple of clicks. > > Find the first desired item in the list. Click on it. > Find the last item desired. Hold down the shift key and click on > it. You'll now have selected all items from the first one you > selected through the second. > If you wish to fine tune your selection, you can hold down the > command key and click on an item. If the item is part of the > selection, it will remove it. If it not selected, command-click > will select it. > > This works in most applications, not just iTunes.