How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone

Summary

How to transfer songs from computer to iPhone? Read on this guide to know two methods to transfer music from computer to iPhone X/8/7/6s/6 with iTunes and an iTunes alternative.

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Dec.18, 2017

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AnyTrans® for iOS – Add Music from Computer to iPhone without iTunes

AnyTrans® for iOS – Transfer Music from PC to iPhone

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For music lovers, you probably will take the songs you love with yourselves, and listen to them anytime anywhere you want. But for the music items on computer, it is kind of impractical. At this time you need transfer your songs on computer to iPhone iPad iPod touch to make it. But how? In this tutorial, we will share two ways to help you learn about how to transfer music from computer to iPhone, with iTunes, and an iTunes alternative. Check them now.

Method 1. How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone with iTunes

Using iTunes to move songs from your PC/Mac to iPhone is pretty simple. There are just four steps.
Step 1. Connect your device to your computer.
Step 2. Open iTunes. Make sure that your iPhone is recognized.
Step 3. Choose the content that you want to add to your device from your iTunes library.

How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone with iTunes - Step 3

How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone with iTunes – Step 3

Step 4. Look in the left sidebar for your device, then drag the content to your iPhone, and you just made it.

How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone with iTunes - Step 4

How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone with iTunes – Step 4

With this iTunes way, you need to know these things firstly:
1.If you’re using an iPhone, you can add music or videos only from a single iTunes Library, If you’re using an iPad or iPod, you can add music from multiple iTunes Libraries, but videos from only one iTunes Library.
2.iTunes only enables you to transfer purchased songs at iTunes store, while items downloaded from other resources, or copied from CDs. are not in the list, because they will not be recognized by iTunes library at all.
3.If you sync a couple of songs or the whole iTunes library to iPhone, you will lose the existing media files on your iPhone like music, ringtones, and playlist, etc. Because iTunes syncing will erase data.

iTunes Sync Erases Existing Songs

iTunes Sync Erases Existing Songs

Therefore, is there any way to transfer songs from computer to iPhone without erasing previous songs even if some songs you keep on iDevice that are not listed on iTunes? Absolutely YES. Next, we will introduce you the tool we will use and offer you a step-by-step guide about how to transfer music from computer to iPhone with 100% Safe & Security. Let’s get it started!

Method 2. How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone without iTunes

To transfer songs from PC/Mac to iPhone without any data loss to iPhone without any data loss, all you need is an iPhone data transfer tool like iMobie AnyTrans for iOS, which allows you to manage your iOS contents on PC or Mac computer with ease. And it also fitted with some highlight features, like:

  1. AnyTrans for iOS supports all music files on your computer transferring to iPhone, not just the purchased ones, but also those from other sources.
  2. There will no any data loss and erasing during the whole process of adding music from computer to iPhone X/8/7/6s/6.
  3. AnyTrans for iOS is an all-way transfer. You are able to not just put music on iPhone from computer, but also get music from iPhone to computer, copy music from iPhone to iPhone, and more.
  4. Fast transferring speed guaranteed. Hundreds of songs finish in a few minutes, and it will automatically convert the incompatible formats.
  5. Besides music, also supports managing, backing up, and transferring up to 20 + other types of iOS contents, like, contacts, videos, playlist, photos, Audiobooks, Podcasts, messages, notes, etc.

How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone without iTunes

Step 1: Download AnyTrans for iOS, install and run it on your computer, and then connect your iPhone to your computer. After loading iPhone data, click .

How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone – Step 1

How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone – Step 1

Step 2: Click Audio > Select Music.

How to Add Music to iPhone from Computer

How to Add Music to iPhone from Computer

Step 3: Click Plus button to put music on iPhone from computer > Select the music you want to transfer on your computer > Click Open to transfer music from computer to iPhone.

How to Put Music to iPhone from Computer

How to Put Music to iPhone from Computer

The Bottom Line

That’s all for how to put music on iPhone from computer with/without iTunes. If you have any feedback on this tutorial, please feel free to comment. If you have any further questions about this how to transfer music from computer to iPhone tutorial, please don’t hesitate to check other related guides or draw a line to us.

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