Move Logic Pro X content to external drive, Doing it this way does not break content downloads

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 5:12 AM

Works for Logic Pro X and GarageBand

Doing it his way does not break on content downloads

For GarageBand just replace Logic with Garage\ Band

Create Library folder in external drive

mkdir /Volumes/{External Drive's Name}/Library

Copy Logic folder to external drive's Library folder

cp -r /Library/Application\ Support/Logic /Volumes/{External Drive's Name}/Library/Logic

Remove Logic Fodler from /Library (back up the Logic folder to be safe)

sudo rm -rf /Library/Application\ Support/Logic

Create simbolic link to folder in external drive

sudo ln -s /Volumes/{External Drive's Name}/Library/Logic /Library/Application\ Support/Logic