Transferring music from your iPhone to computer is as easy as ABC. The difficulty arises when you have to do this without iTunes. Many users face tough time connecting their iPhones to iTunes. This is when they can rely on some third-party software pieces to transfer music from iPhone/iPad to computer.
AnyTrans and IOTransfer are two popular software devices you can use to send your music from iOS device to computer.
Syncing your iPhone data is not enough, you actually need to transfer some to your computer. Free software devices may not allow you to transfer your music.
How to Transfer Music from iPhone to Mac or Windows PC without iTunes
If you’re going the no-iTunes way, these are the best options to choose from. And these are the only options too.
Use AnyTrans Software to Transfer Music from iPhone to Computer
AnyTrans is popular software that helps you transfer music from your iOS device to Mac or Windows PC. The best thing about this software is it automatically converts videos to iOS supported formats like WMV, AVI, MKV.
You can use this software as a better alternative to iTunes as it is more convenient and worth giving a try. Follow the steps to transfer your music from computer to iPhone or iPad.
AnyTrans works on Mac and Windows computers. First, download the software on your respective computer and then go ahead.
Once the software is downloaded, launch it on your Mac or Windows PC.
Step #1. Connect your iPhone to your computer via lightning cable. After a couple of seconds, your device will appear in AnyTrans software.
Step #2. Now click on the Device Manager.
Step #4. Click on the first square, which houses iTunes and other audio content apps. Apple Music will show up first; click on the Music app.
Step #5. You can view all the songs you have stored in Apple Music; select songs you want to move to Mac or Windows PC and then click on Send to PC icon from the upper right corner of the AnyTrans software.
The music transfer process will begin.
When the process is finished, the software will give you two options: View Transferred Files and Transfer More Files.
AnyTrans free music transfer software has its limitations; to send more songs to your PC, you need to go for the premium package of this software.
IOTransfer is exclusively for Windows users; you cannot use this software on your Mac computers. IOTransfer ensures smooth-sailing media management, and it is also an effective cleaning tool for your iOS devices.
That’s all music lovers!
Before you choose any software, care should be taken that you download a free version first, and use it for a couple of weeks; and then you can subscribe to the paid services of software.
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