I have several podcasts downloaded in my iTunes library and would like to transfer them to my iPhone. Is this possible? I connected my iPhone with iTunes, and selected "Sync Podcasts". However, nothing happened. I still can’t find Podcasts synced to my iPhone. No error message and warning!
Generally speaking, do as what the user above did, you can transfer Podcasts from iTunes to iPhone. However, it’s not always the case. At apple.com, you can also get the info that some video Podcasts can be played well in iTunes, but can’t be transferred to iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch for playback because of format incompatibility issue. In this case, to ensure you’ll transfer Podcasts from iTunes to iPhone successfully, you should try Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Windows) or Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Mac). Both of them let you get video and audio Podcasts from iTunes to iPhone easily without format issue bothers!
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Download the right version and install it on your computer. In the following, we’ll focus on how to transfer video and audio Podcasts from iTunes to iPhone on Windows PC with Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Windows). For Mac users, please try the Mac version. This software is easy to use. The moment you launch it, you’ll know how to use it.
Step 1. Connect iPhone with PC via a USB cable
Connect your iPhone with your Windows PC via the iPhone USB cable. Launch Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Windows) and it will recognize your iPhone. And then you can see that in Wondershare TunesGo Retro primary window, your iPhone info is displayed. Wondershare TunesGo Retro fully supports every iPhone which is carrying iOS 5, iOS 6, iOS 7, iOS 8 and iOS 9.
Step 2. Transfer Podcasts from iTunes to iPhone
In the primary window, click Media on the left side. From the new dialogue window, you can see "Podcasts" on the top. Click "Podcasts" to see all video and audio Podcasts on your iPhone. See "Add" on the top of the window? Click it and select "Add File" in the drop-down list.
In the new pop-up, click "Music" in the left > double-click "iTunes" in the right> double-click "iTunes Media"> double-click "Podcasts" > select wanted video or audio Podcasts and click "Open". And then you can see that Podcasts from iTunes are transferred to your iPhone. If these Podcasts you’re transferring are not iPhone compatible ones, a prompt will appear, asking you to convert them. Just click Convert to convert Podcasts to iPhone fully supported formats for transferring.
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