Seagate Central - How to Configure to Use with iTunes

Seagate Central - How to Configure to Use with iTunes

Provides instructions for configuring the Seagate Central to allow iTunes to play content stored on it.

Please follow this procedure to configure the Seagate Central as an iTunes server:

  1. Launch the Seagate Central Admin page by opening the Seagate Central's Public folder and clicking on the "Manage the Seagate Central" link.  Log into the Seagate Central.

  2. Select the Services tab.

  3. Highlight iTunes and confirm that the Enable checkbox is checked.

  1. Open iTunes.

  1. Open the Preferences options in iTunes (under the Edit menu option in Windows).

  2. Select the General tab.

  3. Ensure the Shared Libraries option is checked.

  1. From the menu sidebar in iTunes, look under Shared for the Seagate Central. It will be labeled Seagate-XXXXXX, or, if you changed the host name, the name you selected.

  2. Once your Seagate Central is selected, your data will populate onscreen and you will be able to play your files from the device in iTunes.



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