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How to Sync iPad to New Computer

I have sold old computer and bought new. I want to sync iPad 2 with iTunes on the new computer. How can I accomplish this?

Intend to sync your iPad with iTunes on a new computer? You may get a note, telling you will lose data on your iPad. What if you want to sync iPad to a new computer with no lose? Be calm. Here is a good solution. Wondershare TunesGo Retro (for Windows users) gives you the power to sync music, movies, playlists, iTunes U, podcasts, audiobooks, TV shows to new iTunes with nothing lost, and more data, like photos, contacts and SMS to the new computer.

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Note: The Mac version – Wondershare TunesGo Retro (Mac) lets you sync music and playlists to new iTunes and backup music, photos, movies, podcasts, iTunes U, music videos, audiobook, voice meno and TV shows to the new computer.

How to sync iPad to new computer

Both versions work in a similar way. Just download and install the right version of this program. Here, lets' get started with the windows version.

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

Run Wondershare TunesGo Retro on the new computer. Connect your iPad with the new computer by using a USB cable that comes with your iPad. Then, the primary window pops up like the screenshot shows below.

sync ipad to new computer

Note: Both versions are compatible with iPad Retina display, iPad mini, iPad 2, iPad Air, The New iPad and iPad 1 when they're running iOS 5, iOS 6, iOS 7, iOS 8 and iOS 9.

Step 2. Sync iPad to new computer

Here, I'd like to show you the ways to sync iPad files to iTunes on the new computer, and to backup iPad files on the new computer.

To sync iPad data to new iTunes easily, you can click "Copy iDevice to iTunes", the icon at the bottom line of the primary window. Then, click "Start">"Copy to iTunes".

Or, you can click "Media" and "Playlists" in the left column respectively to sync data to iTunes. Media includes music, movies, music videos, iTunes U, podcasts, audiobooks and TV shows.

how to sync ipad to new computer

If you want to backup iPad data to the computer, click every tab in the left column. Select corresponding files and then click "Export to". In the file browser window, choose a location to save the iPad files.

Note: In the priamry window, click "Export Music to Folder" to sync iPad music to the new computer.

sync ipad to a new computer

With TunesGo Retro, it's no more a problem to sync iPad with new PC. Download this program to have a try right now!

During the transferring, you should make sure your iPod is connected all the time.

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