The Easiest Way to Sync iPhone to iTunes
"I’m using my sister’s old computer right now. She had created an iTunes Library to sync her iPhone. I don’t want any of her music and movies and just want to have my own library. Now I’m not sure how to sync my iPhone to this iTunes, keeping all my music and information and erasing hers. Please help! Thanks!" - Sophie
If you like Sophie who wants to sync her iPhone to iTunes, making the iTunes full of her iPhone music and info, first you need to delete unwanted data in iTunes Library. And second, you should find a professional iPhone tool to sync iPhone to iTunes since iTunes never syncs iPhone data to iTunes for you. If you’re not sure which tool to use, you should try the Wondershare TunesGo. It is designed for iPhone users to sync iPhone to iTunes. It’s simple, user-friendly, and most of all, very helpful in syncing iPhone to iTunes. Below are simple steps to use TunesGo to sync iPhone to iTunes.
Step 1. Install TunesGo
Download TunesGo installation package. And then install it on your computer. Here trial version for TunesGo (Windows) and TunesGo (Mac) are provided to download. Choose the right version for your computer. In this article, we focus on how to sync iPhone to iTunes with TunesGo (Windows). For Mac users, please read its guide.
Step 2. Connect iPhone with computer
Use the USB cable that iPhone comes with to connect iPhone with computer and run TunesGo after installing it. TunesGo will recognize your iPhone and show it in its primary window with iPhone basic information. Now TunesGo is fully compatible with iPhone 5, iPhone 4, iPhoen 4S, and iPhone 3GS running in iOS 5 or iOS 6.
Step 3. Sync iPhone to iTunes
- Sync iPhone music to iTunes. From the main window, you can click "Copy iDevice to iTunes" to sync iPhone music to iTunes in a single click. Or you can click Media > Music, select wanted music and choose "Export to iTunes Library" from the "Export" drop-down list.
- Transfer iPhone video to iTunes. Click Media > Movies (or TV Shows) > click triangle under "Export" > Choose "Export to iTunes Library".
- Transfer iPhone playlist to iTunes. TunesGo (Windows) supports syncing iPhone playlists to iTunes as well. Click Playlist, select playlists and click the triangle under Export . In the Export to list, select Export to iTunes Library.
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Note: Now Wondershare TunesGo (Mac) only lets you sync iPhone music directly to iTunes Library. But you can export videos to computer and later add them to iTunes Library. TunesGo(Windows) now supports syncing music, videos and playlist directly from iPhone to iTunes.