How to Make a Playlist on iPad

I can't create playlist with my new iPad, I don't have the button New. How I can create playlist with new iPad?

Playlists on iPad let you manage songs well. You can classify songs with different tunes into different playlists. It's an easy thing to create a playlist on iPad, when you have this tool – Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Windows). For Mac users, you can try Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Mac). This tool empowers you to make and edit playlist on iPad with ease.

Download the program to create playlists on iPad.

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Note: Both Wondershare TunesGo Retro and Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Mac) are available for you. Choose the one that suits you. In this article, we'll try Wondershare TunesGo Retro. For Mac users, you can take the similar steps.

Easy steps to make a playlist on iPad

Step 1. Use a USB cable to connect your iPad to the computer

After downloading this tool, you should install and run it on your computer. Use iPad USB cable to connect your iPad to the computer. Your iPad will immediately detected. After that, you'll get the primary window like the screenshot shows below.

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Note: iPads that are supported by Wondershare TunesGo Retro are iPad Retina display, iPad mini, The New iPad, iPad 2 and iPad 1.

Step 2. Make playlist on iPad

Here, click "Playlist" in the left-hand column. All playlists are shown on the right. To make a new playlist, you can click "Add". Give it a name. Open it.

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If you'd like to add songs from the computer to the new playlist, you need to click "Add". Choose the songs that you decide to add. Click "Open". These songs will be added to the new playlist.

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What if you want to add songs that on your iPad to the new playlist? In the left-hand column, click "Media". Click "Music" to bring up the music window. Select the music files. Right click these songs. In the pull-down menu, choose "Add to playlist" and then add to the new playlist.

Besides creating playlists on iPad and adding songs to them, you can do more things to manage the playlist well.

  • View the info about song in the new playlist. Choose the song that you want to know its info. Make a right click. Choose "Properties" You can view album, artist, size and more info. By clicking "Copy to clipboard", you can  save the song's info.
  • Export playlists to iTunes and computer. Both common playlists and smart playlists can be exported to iTunes library and to your computer. Especially, the songs' info, like play accounts, skips and rating, also be exported.
  • Delete common playlists on your iPad. If you have many common playlists that you don't decide to keep any more, you can delete them at once.

Try TunesGo Retro to make playlists on iPad!

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May 06,2014 19:03 pm / Posted by Thomas Jones to iPad

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