Problems with consolidating itunes library
Apple has posted a series of steps to take to correct that problem on its support site.The company also offers tips for organizing and consolidating your i Tunes music and media files in one place to make moving your library easier.If you click "Add" button, this i Tunes cleaner program would ask you to select a music folder for cleanup.After scanning, all duplicate songs would be displayed. Choose the ones you don’t want to keep and then click the "Remove" button to remove duplicate songs after you consolidate i Tunes files. In fact, Leawo Tunes Cleaner could not only remove duplicate songs, but also automatically download and add music tags to music files in i Tunes music library, and allow you to manually edit music tags.Also, when you add an item already on your computer to your i Tunes library, i Tunes places a copy of the file in your i Tunes folder. If you want to add files to i Tunes library without adding them to i Tunes folder, you could click "Edit Advanced" option and then deselect the checkbox next to "Copy files to i Tunes Media folder when adding to library." Consolidating i Tunes libraries actually means you put multiple libraries or files in different folders into one.This offen results in one problem: many files would get duplicates, especially music files.
After setting scan mode, click the "Scan i Tunes" button, then this i Tunes duplicate removal would start to scan your i Tunes music library for duplicate songs.
When files get moved from their original locations outside i Tunes, the program does not know how to find them again and issues an alert when you try to play the relocated track.