Wonder about the ways to add files to iTunes without copying? Cannot add songs or your personal videos to iTunes 11? Well cheer up then, because here you can gain the simple and quick methods to add files to iTunes (including iTunes 11.3, 11.2, 11.1).
iTunes library is an index from which you can add all music, videos and other contents to iTunes. More importantly, you can either add files from your computer directly to your iTunes library, or add music or videos to iTunes from external hard drive or CDs.
If you want to add files from computer to iTunes, say photos, contacts, the video files or digital audio (including songs or voice memos), or other data, you can add all of them to iTunes by following the steps below:
For Windows: choose Add File to Library or Add Folder to Library.
For Mac: choose Add to Library
You can add music on your computer to iTunes that are in AAC, MP3, WAV, AIFF, Apple Lossless, or Audible.com (.aa) format. If you add unprotected WMA files to iTunes library on Windows OS, iTunes can convert these files to one of these formats.
Important Info: You can also add videos to iTunes from external hard drive referring to the above steps. Just insert the external hard drive which contains your data to your computer and start from step 1.
Just like the steps above on how to add files from PC to iTunes, adding music to iTunes library from CDs or DVDs is quite simple too.
Follow the steps introduced in each part and you would be never confused by such questions like "how to add files from PC to iTunes". To be added, if you have encrypted your iTunes backup file but forgot the password, you can try iPhone Backup Unlocker to unlock the password and get access to your iTunes backup files. If you have any problem, let us know by leaving it in your comment.