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You bought a new PC and wish to add songs to iTunes from your iPod or iPhone? Follow this quick tutorial to learn how to transfer music from iPod to iTunes, including:

  • artist and album name,
  • artwork,
  • playlists,
  • play count and ratings.

The method below works if you want to transfer music from iPod to iTunes as well as iPad and iPhone. The solution works perfectly for transferring iPod music to Windows 10.

How to transfer music from iPod to iTunes – YouTube tutorial

How to transfer iPod music and playlists to iTunes: Simple mode

New computer, empty iTunes library and music on your iPod? It’s a perfect case to backup music from iPod to iTunes! Here’s how to do it:

  1. Download CopyTrans from the following page:
    Download CopyTrans

  2. Install the program. If you need help installing CopyTrans, please refer to this article.

  3. Make sure iTunes is not running, then start CopyTrans.

  4. Connect your device to the computer.

  5. Click ‘iTunes’. Transfer music to iTunes with CopyTrans

  6. That’s it 🙂 CopyTrans will now start copying your iPod or iPhone music to iTunes.

How to transfer iPod music and playlists to iTunes: Classic mode

  1. Follow steps 1-3 from the Simple mode paragraph.

  2. Click Classic mode button: Classic mode button CopyTrans

  3. Your iPod songs and playlists will appear on the interface. transfer music from ipod or iphone to itunes via copytrans

  4. To transfer songs from iPod to iTunes, click on the “Smart backup” button: use copytrans to automatically transfer iphone songs to itunes

  5. CopyTrans will start copying your iPod music to iTunes. It automatically compares the contents of your device with the iTunes library to avoid duplicates. In addition, all track-related data such as ratings, playcount, date added will also be automatically transferred and updated. window showing transfer ipod music in progress

  6. TIP: You can transfer up to 200 songs from iPod to iTunes for free.

  7. That’s it! You now have your complete iTunes library that is an exact copy of your iPod. You can now sync music from iTunes to iPod without hesitation. open-itunes

BONUS: If you wish to transfer music from iPod to computer without iTunes, try Manual Backup option and copy iPod music to any folder on your computer.
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