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I have many iTunes U videos that take a lot of space on my disk. I don't really need them on my disk but I would like to keep their reference in my iTunes U library so I can re-download them when needed.

How can I do that?

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I haven't checked this myself, but isn't there a "Downloads" or "Purchased" tab in iTunes U, that you can easily get previous downloads? That is possible with music, apps, etc. so I'm guessing it would work with iTunes U. – bassplayer7 Nov 22 '12 at 2:36
I want to have it in my list with the option "get" as I had it before downloading. – Ben-Uri Nov 22 '12 at 9:13
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Delete the videos. Then right-click on the course title and select Show all available items. This will restore the complete list of available episodes.

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You can also do this by option-clicking on the disclosure arrow of the course. The arrow needs to be closed before option-clicking in order for this to work.

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