Most of this ebook discusses sharing any type of files using file-sharing services. However, no ebook about sharing files on a Mac would be complete without explaining how to share iPhoto and iTunes libraries.
The first step in making iTunes share music is to decide whether to use the built-in iTunes sharing feature or to use file sharing. Here’s what you need to know about each:
iTunes has a built-in feature to share music which is easy to set up (see Use iTunes Built-in Sharing), but limited in a number of ways:
Music is available only when iTunes is running on the machine that is sharing the music. If you turn that machine off, it crashes, or ...