You use iTunes to store your strain library, though your iOS device has singular space and can’t residence all your tunes. But we can entrance your whole iTunes library from your iPhone or iPad with assistance from a music streaming app.
I use MusicStreamer, that lets we bond to a PC or network expostulate on that your iTunes library is stored and tide your strain to your mobile device. You can crop your whole library and name a manuscript or strain we wish to hear. MusicStreamer also acts as a full strain actor for your tunes. Let’s see how a app can put we in hold with your iTunes library.
First, download and implement MusicStreamer from a App Store. It costs $3.99, though it’s value a price. After we launch MusicStreamer a initial time, a app asks to indicate your Wi-Fi network. Hit a “Tap to Scan” button.
If your iTunes library is stored on a computer, make certain that mechanism is incited on and connected to a internet. If your library is stored on a network drive, make certain a expostulate is adult and available. The app should find any network PCs or network drives. Tap on a PC or expostulate that contains your iTunes library.
Enter a username and cue for a PC or network drive. Tap Next.
The app should automatically find your iTunes library. If not, daub on a couple to “Go adult a folder” and navigate to a scold folder. Then daub Done.
MusicStreamer will indicate all a folders and subfolders for your strain and other audio. Tap OK.
You can lane a swell of a indicate by examination a refurbish numbers in a upper-right corner. The app tells we that it’s uploaded X series of marks of X.
When a indicate is done, a swell shows a sum series of albums and marks that were scanned. You now have finish entrance to your iTunes library from a app. If your library is stored on a computer, you’ll need to make certain that mechanism is powered adult and online anytime we wish to entrance iTunes from your mobile device. A network expostulate should always be adult and available.
To play an manuscript or strain from MusicStreamer, simply corkscrew down a list of albums until we see that one we wish to hear. By default, a list is sorted by album, though we can daub on a “Artist” symbol to arrange it by artist. You can also filter a list by drumming on a “Filter” couple and selecting a specific genre to see usually albums in that genre.
Tap on a manuscript we wish to hear and a strain we wish to play, or daub on a “Queue” symbol to play a whole album. Now only listen and suffer as your iPhone or iPad serenades you. From a controls in a upper-left corner, we can postponement a music, skip to a subsequent track, or skip to a prior track. You can also emanate a playlist to store your favorite tunes.
But wait, there’s more. MusicStreamer offers a accumulation of options. Click on a symbol that looks like a strain note. A menu pops adult with options to trifle your music, mislay marks from a queue, save a marks to a new playlist, download a marks to play them offline, and trade a marks to a Mac or PC around a iOS pity feature.
Now, daub on a symbol with a 3 horizonal lines. From a pop-up menu, we can supplement to a queue, play a marks in a queue, download a stream lane for offline playback, rescan your library, pulp or mislay manuscript art, and more.
Finally, daub on a Gear idol during a upper-right of a screen. From this pop-up menu, we can perspective a source for your iTunes library, rescan your library, go offline, mislay offline copies, and more.
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