Both WMP and iTunes have a LIBRARY that is kind of a table of contents that points to the mp3 or wav-files you ripped from your CD's. They don't store the music themselves.
So what you want (use WMP to listen to the music on your PC) and iTunes to synchronize with your mobile devices can be done without storing the music files twice. I
Is it possible to share music file management between itunes and windows medai player?
I have over 1000cd's and to have to copies takes a huge amount of storage.
I want to store music in one place and have itunes and windows media player use the same file. i would prefer to use wmp over itunes but cant get my iphone4 (not4s) to sync and musicmonkey and other programs dont allow the lates phones and softwear updates to link.
Im on windows 7 64bit
current file system is:
All in file://\\GOFLEX_HOME\GoFlex Home Backup\Gregory_Backup\2011-09-20_18-06-22\Memeo\2011-09-20_18-06-22\F_\Office Computer Backup\B My Music
and then many sub folders