This article was written by Jack Lloyd. He has over two years of experience writing and editing technology-related articles. He is technology enthusiast and an English teacher. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and verified that they work. This article has been viewed , times. This wikiHow teaches you how to transfer music that you purchased from your iPhone onto your computer using iTunes, as well as how to re-download onto your computer your previously purchased music. To transfer your music from your iPhone to a computer, first attach your iPhone to the computer using a USB cable.
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Part 1: Transfer music from iPhone to computer using iTunes
This tutorial is designed to show you how to copy music from your iPhone, iPad or iPod to a directory on your computer or to an external storage device. Whether you're looking to make copies of your music for cloud storage or simply backup all the files in a particular directory, iExplorer has you covered! You can either use our convenient drag-and-drop interface or export songs with the touch of a button. If you don't already have iExplorer installed download it by clicking the button below. For more detailed installation instructions, click here. Requires macOS Then, go ahead and connect your device with its USB cable to your computer. Once the device is connected, iTunes may prompt you to sync your device - click "No" or "Cancel. After your device is connected, iExplorer will display its Device Overview screen. You can return to this home screen at any time by clicking on your device's name in the navigation panel on the left.
Method 1. How to Transfer Music from iPhone to Computer All at Once
Sophie Luo. It is said that this approach is designed to discourage casual piracy, but it seems that it also discourages users from easily copying legally acquired content from their device to their own computer. To transfer music from iPhone to your computer or vice versa , here are some suggestions that we offer. You can select a third-party tool to transfer music from your iPhone to your computer. But keep in mind that select a green and reputable one.
If you subscribe to Apple Music, you can turn on Sync Library to access your music library and music that you've downloaded from Apple Music on all of your devices. If you turned off Sync Library, you can turn it back on. Just follow the steps below for your device. If Sync Library is updating or turned off, you'll see a message at the top of the Library tab in the Apple Music app. If you have a large music library, it might take some time to upload and sync your music library across all of your devices. To turn on iCloud Music Library:.