Convert iTunes music to Android Devices

Edited by Ephraim, Charmed, Eng, Lhynne27

This Article will explain how you can convert your music from your iTunes library to your Android phone.

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    First you will need to open your iTunes library
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    Click on the Menu located at the top of the iTunes window pane. After you have opened the menu, click on preferences. Under the tab "General", click on
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    From here you can choose either to use AAC Encoder or MP3 Encoder
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    For your Android based OS it will be a better choice to choose the MP3 Encoder for it will give your converted music better quality on your Android device
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    Now you can go into your iTunes library
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    And you may choose all the music you wish to convert (using the control key while clicking will help you select more than one item at a time)
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    When you have chosen all of the songs that you wish to convert
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    You will need to right click one of your highlighted picked files and a new menu will appear and while in this menu click on "create MP3 or AAC" depending on what you choice in the preferences menu
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    After you have chosen to convert the files you will need to wait for the files to be converted
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    You can watch the progress at the top of the screen and when it is done
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    Connect your Android device to your computer and choose the option on your phone to "turn on USB storage"
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    when the computer registers your phone choose the file explorer option to open the folders of your phone on your computer and find your music folder and open it
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    From here you may go back to your iTunes menu and drag all of your highlighted and converted music to your phone folder
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    That will be open and the music files will copy to your music folder on your device and be playable through your Music player
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