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ITunes Mac :: Apple TV Music Sync Option Missing?


I have been having some iTunes issues and therefore did a rebuild. I have reconnected the Apple TV and can not sync any content other than pictures to the Apple TV. The only options given me in the Apple TV tab in iTunes are Summary and Photos.

Information:
iMac 20 inch
Mac OS X (10.6.4)


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