Music Media Player Software Relocated Media Folder and Files
Want to relocate and organize your iTunes media files? No worries Mac Users, follow easy steps provided for you down below. Reference Apple Support site.
About your iTunes Media Folder
By default, your iTunes Media folder is in your iTunes folder, and it contains all of your media files, including:
Songs that you imported from CDs.
Items you purchased from the iTunes Store, such as songs, music videos, or movies.
Any other items you added to iTunes, if you turned on "Copy files to iTunes Media folder when adding to library" in iTunes Preferences.
In iTunes 9 and later, content is stored in the iTunes Media folder.
Find and organize your media files: On the Advanced tab of iTunes Preferences, you can choose where you store and how you organize your iTunes media files. To open the Advanced tab, follow these steps:
From the menu bar at the top of your computer screen, choose iTunes > Preferences.
Click the Advanced tab.
From the Advanced tab, you can
Find and change the iTunes Media folder location.
Keep your media folder organized, and make sure that media you add to iTunes is copied to the folder.
Find and change the iTunes Media folder location
On the Advanced tab:
Look in the box under "iTunes Media folder location" for the location of your iTunes Media folder.
To change the location, click the Change button and enter a new location.
After you change the location of the folder, existing files won't be moved unless you consolidate your files.
To consolidate your files:
From the menu bar at the top of your computer screen, choose File > Library > Organize Library and select "Consolidate files." Then click OK.
Mac User can also:
Reset your media folder to the default location (the iTunes folder). To reset the folder's location, click Reset to the right of the location box.
Keep your media folder organized and copy files to your folder
On the Advanced tab:
Select "Keep iTunes Media folder organized" to put your files into folders based on artist and album, and to name your files based on the disc number, track number, and song title.
Select "Copy files to iTunes Media folder when adding to library" to store all of your media files in the iTunes Media folder. With all of your files in one folder, you can easily transfer or back up your media. If you import media into iTunes from a CD, it's automatically added to your iTunes Media folder. If you add media to iTunes another way, such as choosing "Add to library" from the File menu or by dragging an MP3 file into iTunes, it might not be added to your iTunes Media folder.
Locate the file for an item you see in iTunesIf you're not sure where iTunes stores your content, open the Get Info window:
Select a file in iTunes.
From the menu bar at the top of your computer screen, choose File > Get Info.
Click the File tab.
At the bottom of the tab, look to the right of "location" for the address or path where your file is located.
Some of your files might be stored in iCloud. For these files, Get Info shows iCloud instead of a path to a location on your computer.