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Frederick S.
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Experience:  Worked with Mac OS X for two years as a support technician.
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How do I recover my iTunes music library that was accidentally

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How do I recover my iTunes music library that was accidentally deleted
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Frederick S. replied 4 years ago.
Hi

Did you simply remove all tracks from your iTunes program?

Are you able to locate them on your computer?

FS
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
no, i am unable to locate them on my computer
Expert:  Frederick S. replied 4 years ago.
I see

So you erased them from both the iTunes library and your computer?

Please go to Start menu

Select My Computer

Double-click C Drive

Double click Documents and Settings

Double-click your username

Press [F3] or click the Search icon

Type

*.mp3

Then click Search (or press [ENTER])

Do you see any of your music files?

FS
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
no, but my iTunes are on a ipod nano, not a mp3 player I dont know if that makes a difference
Expert:  Frederick S. replied 4 years ago.
So all of your music if on an iPod? You can copy it all over to your computer.

To do so, please go to the following web site and click 'get sharepod':

http://www.getsharepod.com/

Click Download, connect your iPod, then download the ZIP file and open up Sharepod from within the ZIP folder...

You can then highlight the tracks you wish to copy to your computer. To copy them all, simply click once on any song then hold CTRL, then tap the A key while holding CTRL. That will select all song files. Then go to Copy to computer, then it will automatically know to put it in your Music folder, and divide it up accordingly.

Thank you.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
who is XXXXX XXXXX and why do i have jeffs ipod showing up on my computer? this is becoming very frusrating!
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Jeffs ipod is showing up on my zip file i still have not been able to recover my lost iTunes library
Expert:  Frederick S. replied 4 years ago.
I have no control over what the name of your iPod is. Simply copy your music off of whatever the device name is.
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

 

I have solved my situation by downloading senuti. Im surprised that you did not know of this option