Good information 007,
This should help a lot of users on board.
This guide will help users using itunes 7 to backup their music with ratings, playlists, etc...
- From the File menu, choose Back Up to Disc.
- Select the option you want from the resulting dialog and click Back Up.
Restoring from a backup disc
1. Open iTunes.
2. Insert your backup disc.
3. iTunes will ask whether you want to restore from this disc. Click Restore.
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