Tutorial to Transfer iTunes Playlists to New Computer
"I am getting a new computer. I know that I can re-download songs I've purchased via iTunes Store to the newly iTunes. But how can I transfer iTunes playlists to the new computer? I used to have a painful experience of recreating playlist. I don’t want to do it again. Is there an easy way to transfer iTunes playlists to new computer? Please help?"
It feels good to use a new computer. However, you’ll lose all iTunes playlists like the above user mentioned. And if you try to rebuild these playlists manually, it will take you hours or days to finish. Fortunately, there are still workarounds. In this article, we’ll introduce you an easy way to transfer iTunes playlists to a new computer.
- Please make sure all old iTunes playlists are now in your Apple device, iPhone, iPod, or iPad. If not, please sync your iTunes playlists to your Apple device with iTunes. In Music window, you can choose sync entire music library or selected playlists, artists, albums, and genres. If you don't like to use iTunes, you can also import iTunes playlist to iPhone, iPod, and iPad with TunesGo below
- Download and install Wondershare TunesGo. Wondershare TunesGo is the tool that helps you transfer iTunes playlists to new computer. Download and install it on your Windows PC. It works well with almost any Windows PC.
Step 1. Launch TunesGo
Click the quick start icon on the desktop to launch Wondershare TunesGo. Connect your Apple device, iPhone, iPad or iPod with your new computer via a USB cable. If connected successfully, TunesGo will detect the device and display it in the primary window with its basic information.
Step 2. Transfer iTunes playlist to new computer
In the primary window, there is an item "Playlist". Click it, you’ll see that all the old iTunes playlists you’ve synced to this Apple device. Select wanted playlists and click "Export to" > "Export to iTunes Library". In a second, these iTunes playlists are copied to new computer.
See how easy it is to copy iTunes playlists to new computer? With Wondershare TunesGo, you can easily transfer old iTunes playlists to new computer freely. The only thing you should ensure is that you’ve synced these iTunes playlist to your iPhone/iPad/iPod. Have more fun playing your music.
Try Wondershare TunesGo to transfer iTunes playlists to new computer.