How to Transfer Music from iPhone to Mac
"I've bought a new iMac and want to transfer my music from my iPhone to my iMac, because my iPhone memory is not enough to use. But I don't know how since iTunes blocks the synchronization from iPhone to Mac. "
You Can Transfer Music from iPhone to Mac in 3 Steps
What you will need:
Wondershare TunesGo (Mac)
The USB cable your iPhone comes with
- Transfer all songs from iphone to Mac freely;
- Copy songs from iPhone to iTunes Library on Mac in a single click;
- Transfer Phone purchased songs to Mac easily;
- Support iPhone 5c, 5s, 4s, 4, 3GS running in iOS 7, iOS 6, and iOS 5;
- Compatible with iMac, Macbook Pro, MacBook Air in OS X 10.9, 10.8, 10.7, or 10.6;
Step 1. Prevent Your iPhone Syncing Automatically (IMPORTANT)
First, before copy songs from iPhone to Mac, please check the option "Prevent iPods, iPhones, and iPads from syncing automatcially" in iTunes on your Mac. Launch your iTunes Library and click "iTunes" on the ribbon right beside the apple icon. Select "Preferences...", and then click "Devices". You'll see the option here. This is very important. If your iPhone sync with your iTunes automatically, data on your iPhone is very likely to be erased.
Step 2. Download Wondershare TunesGo
Click the Download button to download Wondershare TunesGo (Mac) and install it on your Mac. Launch it right away. And then use your iPhone USB cable to connect your iPhone with your Mac (iMac, MacBook Pro, or MacBook Air).Wondershare TunesGo (Mac) fully supports iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 4s, etc. running in the latest iOS 7, or former iOS 5 and iOS 6.
Step 3. Transfer Songs from iPhone to Mac
Click "Music" on the left column at the very top left. In the new window, you'll see how to transfer music from your iPhone to your Mac. Check these songs you want to transfer and click "Export". In the pop-up, choose a folder on your Mac to begin the iPhone music to Mac transffering process. It'll only takes you a few seconds to finish the process.