2016/08/26

Too Many Duplicate Songs in iTunes, How to Delete

"Help! My iTunes library accumulates too many duplicate songs and I would like to remove them quickly. I spend too much time in deleting them. But there are still some I haven't done. I am too tired of removing them with my hands. I have spend a whole afternoon in it and now I hope there are some simple ways to remove them, instead of manual operation. If you have any suggestion, please share with me, thanks."

Apple iTunes is able to share large numbers of songs with all iOS device users. You can listen to music online or download them to your iPhone, iPad or iPod. You can even use it to manage other multimedia files in your iOS device. However, sometimes it is easy for you to download the same songs. In that case, you will need to remove them one by one. But to remove it one after one is too troublesome. At the same times, it will take too much time in that action. Therefore, you need to try out a practical way to solve that problem. In this article, we will talk about how to delete too many duplicate songs in iTunes.



Solution 1: Delete Duplicate Songs with Tenorshare Music Cleanup


As a matter of fact, to remove duplicate songs in iTunes, you can use Tenorshare Music Cleanup. It is a professional and powerful program to manage your iTunes library. Not only can it delete too many duplicate songs in iTunes or iCloud, it can also rename the albums information in iTunes and local music library within several minutes. By the way, it supports Windows and Mac platform.

Now let's see how to delete too many duplicate songs with this tool as below.
Step 1: Download and install this iTunes music cleanup to your computer. And then launch it and see the main interface.
Step 2: Then you can see 2 parts, one is "iTunes Music Clean", the other is "Local Music Clean". In your case, you need to choose the default "iTunes Music Cleanup".
Step 3: After that, you can click the "Start Scan" button to import your iTunes music library. And then the software will show you all the undefined songs and duplicate songs. You can even drag the files or folder to this application.
Step 4: Click the "Duplicate songs" in the left part and then click the "Clear All Duplicate" or "Clear Duplicate" button to delete duplicate songs with one click.


Solution 2: Remove Duplicate Songs with iTunes


You can also use iTunes to remove duplicate songs. First of all, you need to update your iTunes to the latest version. For Mac, the steps are File -> Library -> Show Duplicate items. And then choose the duplicates and remove them one by one. For Windows PC, you can't see the menu bar, so you need to turn it on.

 

Well, that's all about how to remove, delete, or clear too many duplicate songs in iTunes with the above two ways. If you get to know more helpful ideas, please take it easy to share with me.