Â To search the iTunes Music Store, type the name of an album, song, artist, or composer in the search field.
Â To search only artist or composer names, or album or song titles, choose an item from the search field pop-up menu.
Â To search for a combination of items, choose Power Search from the search field pop-up menu.
Â To return to the main page of the iTunes Music Store, click the Home button at the top-left side of the store.
To buy a song, album, or audiobook: 1 Click Music Store in the Source list, and then find the song or album you want to buy.
You can double-click a song to listen to a portion of it and make sure it’s the song you want. (If your network connection is slower than 128 kbps, choose iTunes > Preferences, and in the Store pane, select the “Load complete preview before playing” checkbox.)
2 Click Buy Song or Buy Album.
The song is downloaded to your computer and charged to the credit card listed on your Apple or AOL account.
To download or subscribe to a podcast: m Click the Podcasts link on the left side of the main page in the iTunes Music Store, and then browse for the podcast you want to download.
Â To download a single podcast episode, click the Get Episode button next to the episode.
Â To subscribe to a podcast, click the Subscribe button next to the podcast graphic. iTunes downloads the most recent episode. As new episodes become available, they are automatically downloaded to iTunes (when you are connected to the Internet).
To see your podcasts, click Podcasts in the iTunes Source list. Podcast episodes don’t appear in the iTunes library unless you drag them there.
Adding Songs Already on Your Computer to the iTunes Library If you have songs on your computer encoded in file formats that iTunes supports, you can easily import the songs into iTunes.
To add songs on your computer to the iTunes library: m Drag the folder or disk containing the audio files to Library in the Source list (or choose File > Add to Library and select the folder or disk). If iTunes supports the song file format, the songs are automatically added to the iTunes library.
You can also drag individual song files to iTunes.