Instead of using Cover Flow, use the standard browser view which is a very quick way to find the collections of certain artists you’re looking for.
Get Rid of Duplicate Files If you have a huge music collection, chances are there are duplicates of the same song.
You can still create your own playlists and it doesn’t slow down performance as much as the Smart Playlists.
When deleting a playlist, you’ll get a message asking if you’re sure. Disable Genius If you haven’t turned Genius on, then don’t. While it’s enabled you’ll notice that it’s doing a lot of things in the background, taking up resources.
But we can make some adjustments to the settings in i Tunes to help speed it up.
Install i Tunes Faster You can actually make your installation of i Tunes go more quickly by disabling a few things while going through the Setup Assistant.
Learn more Keep your growing library organized and accessible.
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Disable Unused Services Apple assumes you own an i Pod, Apple TV, i Phone, and other Apple products.
So there are services that are enabled by default to find them. If you don’t have an Apple TV or don’t want it to check for it during startup uncheck Look for Apple TVs.
Another thing you can do to help improve performance and have more accurate data is to not let i Tunes keep your media folder organized.
This also gives you more control over your music collection, which will be appealing to the serious music enthusiast.
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