How to Share Songs in macOS Catalina

Everyone finds media sharing beneficial on their home network, and the best part is that the Apple devices make this a bit easier. Whenever you send any song or any other item, you shall be able to reach out to its iOS devices. For knowing about in a bit depth, go through this blog carefully.


Turn on media sharing for songs as well as video

For doing it in Mac operating system or else the newer one

  1. Firstly, go to System Preferences.
  2. Then, press on the ‘sharing’ option.
  3. After that, turn on Home Sharing as well as authorize that by the Apple ID and password.
  4. Next, mention that you need remote plays for updating the play count or not as well as about pictures reaching out to Apple TVs on the given network.
  5. Then, press on ‘Options.’
  6. After that, give a password so that you can have your library safe from unwanted people.

If you don’t be able to turn on Media Sharing

  1. Firstly, launch the song as well as TV applications.
  2. Next, go towards the upper side of the display.
  3. Then, press on Account.
  4. After that, press on Authorization.
  5. Next, tap on Deauthorize this computer.
  6. Then, press on the Account option.
  7. After that, tap on Authorization.
  8. Next, tap on Authorize This Computer.
  9. Lastly, do a try to share the media library of yours one more time.

Still running Mac operating system Mojave or older

  1. Firstly, open iTunes.
  2. Then, give some time to it for loading it.
  3. Next, on the upper side of the display, you need to press on iTunes.
  4. After that, tap on Preferences.
  5. Then, go to under the Sharing option.
  6. Next, turn on ‘Share my library on my local network.’ Mention that you wish to share all of the things or selectively.
  7. Next, set-up the password needs as well as the remote play counts or not.

Accessing shared media by the network

For accessing media of yours from the Mac device having Mac operating system Catalina or else the newer

  1. Firstly, launch the Song or TV applications.
  2. Then, press on Library.
  3. Next, tap on the pull-down arrow after the ‘Library’ situated at the side.
  4. After that, select the library from which you want to do streaming.
  5. Next, give some time for TV or else Song for updating the present things.
  6. Lastly, return to the library of yours. It can be done by pressing the pull-down arrow as well as choosing ‘My Library.’

For accessing media by the iPhone or else iPad

  1. Firstly, go to the Song or TV applications on the iPhone or iPad.
  2. Then, go to the Library option.
  3. After that, press on the ‘Home Sharing.’
  4. Next, press the library of yours.
  5. Lastly, give some time for the application to get connected.
  6. Lastly, play the media of yours.

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