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How to transfer music files from computer to iPhone?

Transferring music from computer to iPhone seems stressful legit sometimes, it is a little bit tedious process of following certain steps. Hope this article would help the way you can connect with your computer and iPhone, and enjoy your favorite music’s. These can be achieved by using with and without iTunes. Let us discuss the things in detail in the following article.

With iTunes

The very first step is to launch iTunes and install it into your laptop or pc. Open the application, and then connect your iPhone using the dock connector. Once your iPhone is connected, you will see a phone icon on the top. Tap the phone icon. There two types as already said

  • Transfer music from computer to iPhone manually.

  • Transfer music from computer to iPhone automatically.

Manual transfer set up method:

For this manually setting up transfer mode, left window panel of the iTunes screen click the summary button, provides a set of the checkbox, there we have to choose “Manually manage music and video” then click apply to save the particular mode. Then go to the library, before adding the music to iPhone, you have to add the music to the iTunes library.  This is common for both the methods of transferring manually and automatically.

  • In the menu bar select File menu, choose Add file to library, it opens the file, and then selects the song you want to move to the iTunes library.

  • To transfer the song from the iTunes library to iPhone, just drag the selected song to device’s music folder.

  • Once moved, open the music folder, you will find the new song recently added. By this method, you can add several kinds of music to your iPhone and enjoy listening to the music

The advantage of this method is, you don’t lose the old songs from your iPhone, even though the song is not in your iTunes library. If you are transferring music via iPhone, you can add music and video from the single iTunes library. But in the case if iPod or iPad you can add music from several iTunes library but videos from single iTunes library.

Automatically add music to iPhone

This method is very simple you need not select and drag the song manually; instead, you just need to add the songs to the iTunes library. Once added you can easily sync the iPhone with the iTunes library instantly and all the songs in the library. Let’s briefly discuss how it works.

  • Tap the iPhone icon.

  • In the music section, we are having sync music. If we check the sync music, an alert pop up message with a message that the device removes the music, videos, and other things will be removed in order to sync with the iTunes library.

  • If we select the button Remove and sync, it replaces the iPhone device songs and music with the iTunes library that is device music will be removed.

  • It means you will be lost the old songs which are in your device but not in the iTunes library.

  • Select apply to proceed the automatic transfer of the songs.

Hope the above two methods using iTunes to transfer the music from computer to iPhone are useful.

Without iTunes

Let us check out for transferring music to the computer from iPhone without iTunes. This may include other music app and desktop and iPhone support applications to transfer the music files without using iTunes. Here we are ought to discuss the top 4 techniques for transferring.

About RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

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