Updating itunes library missing songs
There are 3 tabs on the window that comes up, select the Open Files and Ports tab 6. Goto the location of the 'culprit' file and delete it. Users that store their i Tunes Libraries on an external drive may try the process described by ASD user "ATay71".Scroll down to the bottom and look for the last file it opened - this is the culprit 7. First, disconnect your external drive from your Mac.Meanwhile, when you try to connect and sync an Apple device to a new library, i Tunes will erase all the content and replace it with the new items from the new library.
But if you didn't, it will be difficult for you to restore your media files.Apple said my music was never deleted and that it was in the cloud the entire time.Before Apple Music, i Tunes Match would show me all of my songs—matched, uploaded, and purchased.The good news is they aren’t actually missing, i Tunes just isn’t finding them.There is no bad news, because you can recover the playlists rather easily, here’s how: The reason we are ensuring these files are on the desktop is to have a backup in the odd case that the rebuild doesn’t work.