Chapter 8. Using Your Notebook with an iPod or MP3 Player

You’re sitting in a coffeehouse, sipping a cappuccino. Or maybe you’re lounging in your hotel room. Or suffering through a cross-country plane trip. You have your notebook open, doing a little work. And you’d give anything to have some music to listen to.

What you might not know is that your notebook PC is also a neat little music player. You can store music files on your notebook’s hard drive and listen to that music over your notebook’s speakers—or, even better, a set of quality earbuds or headphones.

And that’s not all you can do. You can also use your notebook to store all your music files and then transfer your tunes to an iPod or similar MP3 player. Your notebook serves as your ...

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