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I tried exFAT too but unfortunately my music still has the 2 second lag per file when playing them in iTunes. So Apple is basically forcing me to use HFS+ Journaled in order to get full speeds in iTunes, yet I can't browse HFS+ Journaled from my PC. Rather annoying cause I have tried NTFS, FAT32 and now exFAT - oh well, at least I know for sure that my music needs to be HFS+ Journaled when it comes to iTunes in Lion. Perhaps I will just use a smaller drive for my music needs and the 1TB drive converted to exFAT for all other media storage.
Hope this information helps for anyone else looking to do the same!

There is one other option:

http://code.google.com/p/macfuse/

Hi, sorry for the late reply.

Revisiting this thread after some time. How does MacFuse work exactly? Do I need to install it on my Mac and PC and will I need to re-format my exFAT drive in order to make it run at full speeds on both operating systems?

The 1TB drive is used strictly for iTunes and I want to be able to play from and add music to the drive from both machines.
exFAT does indeed work but I am finding it to be extremely slow in OSX Lion. Perhaps MacFuse can fix this speed related issue?

Thanks,
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