Secrets of How to Use iTunes Course For Windows – Video Lessons in Plain English

12 quick & easy video lessons

2 hours

Easy step-by-step lessons on how to use iTunes to easily manage your music, movies and more

How to Use iTunes Module 1

Title

Length

Description

Downloading iTunes

 

7:06

Shows you how to go online and download iTunes for Windows

Installing iTunes

 

7:41

This lesson shows you how to install iTunes once you have downloaded it from Apple

Running iTunes for the first time

 

8:12

I show you what will happen the first time you run iTunes

Overview of iTunes & Switching To Easier View

 

8:13

This video gives a quick intro to the newer of iTunes, looking at the biggest (and potentially most confusing) change between them and earlier ones

Also, a simple fix for this change by using a suggested setting which actually makes it much easier to organize and enjoy your music and more in iTunes

General overview of iTunes music library

 

12:54

In this lesson I give you a general overview of the iTunes music library, showing you some of the basics like playing songs, arranging them and finding them once you’ve added a lot of music

How to Import a Music CD With iTunes

 

12:03

This lesson explains how to import a CD (i.e. how to copy the music from an audio CD to your computer) using iTunes

I also explain the meaning of the main settings for the import process, and give you some suggestions on which setting you might want to choose.

If you still have your music on CDs, I strongly recommend importing them as soon as possible to protect your music — CDs do not last forever, and most new computers don’t come with CD/DVD drives included these days.

How to Set iTunes to Use Larger Fonts for Easier Reading

 

1:25

In this lesson, I show you a quick tip on how to increase the size of the fonts in the program to make the text larger and easier to read

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How to Use iTunes Module 2

Title

Length

Description

How to make a playlist

 

7:04

See how to make a “playlist” or a custom list of songs (any songs you have in iTunes, in any order) with iTunes.

Making a playlist is needed if you want to burn a music CD, and is helpful when listening to music on an iPod or iPhone

How to burn music CDs

 

7:57

This lesson shows you how to “burn” a music CD with iTunes, creating either a copy of one of your CDs, or making a custom mix CD with the songs you want in the order you want

Most people do not burn music CDs for the car, etc. anymore, but some people still do and it can still be useful to know

How to subscribe to free Podcasts

 

18:10

“Podcasts” are audio (or even video) programs you can download for free through iTunes.Many radio shows are available ranging from NPR, to Fox News, to BBC Radio and a lot more. And unlike the regular radio, you can listen to the latest episodes whenever is convenient, instead of being forced to listen on someone else’s schedule.

Beyond that, there is a vast selection of content from individuals who get together and talk about their favorite hobbies, teach you new things, and more.

If there’s a subject you’re interested in, there’s probably a podcast you can listen to about it. They make a great source of entertainment and a great source of education. This lesson shows you how to get them through iTunes.

Listening to Internet radio stations through iTunes

 

8:11

How to use the Radio feature of iTunes to listen to any of dozens of Internet radio stations, choosing from over two dozen categories or genres

Signing up for an iTunes Store account

 

7:27

This lesson shows you how to sign up for a free iTunes store account that is needed to purchase music or videos from the iTunes Store, and is also needed to be able to download album cover art

Using the iTunes Store

 

11:39

Gives an overview of how to find and buy what you’re looking for in the store, with examples of two ways to find music, movies, TV shows, etc. — browsing and searching

12 quick & easy video lessons

2 hours

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