Whenever you connect your iPhone/iPad with your Mac or Windows PC with the help of lightning cable, iTunes in the computer immediately pops up. This sometime irritates users as not all users want to transfer data or sync their iPhones or other devices with iTunes.

There are many users who just want to charge their iOS devices and therefore, they connect their devices with Mac or Windows PC in the absence of any other power source.

How to Ignore iTunes While Charging iPhone or iPad

So how will you get iTunes to ignore iPhone while charging the device? There are three methods to stop iPhone from appearing in iTunes.

How to Ignore iTunes While iPhone Is Charging

Step #1. Connect your iPhone with Mac or Windows PC.

Step #2. Click on iPhone icon in iTunes.

Below this iPhone icon, you can see the device name; next to the name, you can find a small eject icon.

Step #3. Click on that eject icon.

Eject iPhone from iTunes

By this action, your iPhone will stay only in charging mode and will not sync with iTunes on your Mac or Windows PC.

There is another way you can eject your iPhone from iTunes.

Follow the first step as mentioned above.

Step #2. Click and Hold on iPhone icon seen below the main menu in iTunes.

You can now see a list of connected devices, and next to the device, also find an eject icon.

Step #3. Click on this eject icon.

Click on Eject Button in iTunes

This will give you same result as you saw in the first method.

Finally, there is this third method for which, you must have Mac.

Step #1. Connect your iPhone with Mac.

Step #2. From the Dock, right click on iTunes icon.

Step #3. From the menu, click on Eject “iPhone”.

Eject iPhone from iTunes using Dock on Mac

If you have synced more than one iPhone, select whichever device you want to eject. Have you tried any of above methods? Faced any problem? Share your feedback with us in comment, on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.