How to Transfer Music from iPad to Mac
"I have recently purchased a MacBook Pro and would like to copy the music library from my iPad onto the MacBook Pro. Can anyone advise me please on how to go about it, as I struggle? Many thanks."
It's pleasant to switch to a new Mac computer. However, because of this, you might lose all your music if you can't backup songs to your new Mac. Luckily, if you’ve had these songs on your iPad, with the Wondershare TunesGo (Mac), now you can transfer music from iPad to Mac computer for backup. Read on to learn how to transfer music from iPad to Mac.
Step 1. Install the iPad music to Mac transfer software
Get the installation package of Wondershare TunesGo (Mac). And install and launch this software on your Mac computer. It's fully compatible with Mac OS X 10.7, 10.8, 10.6 and 10.9 (Mavericks). If you have a Window based PC, try Wondershare TunesGo (Windows) to transfer music from iPad to PC.
Step 2. Connect the iPad with Mac computer
Connect the iPad with Mac computer by using a USB cable. This software will automatically recognize your iPad and display its information in the starting window. All iPad models are supported, including iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, iPad 2, etc. running on iOS 5/iOS 6/iOS 7.
Step 3. Copy music from iPad to Mac
At the bottom of the starting window, you can see "Export Music to Mac". Click it. And then a prompt will pop up, telling you how many songs are on your iPad. Click Export to find a destination to save exported songs. Then click "Select" to transfer music from iPad to Mac computer. That’s it!
The above mentioned is the quickest way to transfer music from your iPad to your Mac computer. If you only want to export some selected songs to Mac from iPad, you should do it in the Music window. On the left column, click Music. Then in the new window, you can see all audio files are in different types: Music, Podcast, iTunes U, Audiobooks, and Voice Memos on the right side of the window. Click the type. Then on the left panel, check the songs in the selected type. Click “Export to Mac”. Find a place and copy music from iPad to Mac.
In just a second, you'll find that all songs you want to transfer from iPad to your Mac computer are there where you wish them to be. It's simple and easy to achieve your goal, isn't it? To be honest, Wondershare TunesGo (Mac) is not every you need for iOS devices, but it’s the best iTunes companion. It makes up where iTunes fall shorts – transferring music from iOS device to Mac computer.
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