Save a song file in logic expres 2 upload to my new mac usin logic studio?

how do i save a song file in logic express to put into my new mac tower running logic studio ??

Save as project and select the option to copy audio files; that will create a folder containing all.
Now move the folder on your mac tower and open the project.
cheers
rob

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