How to Transfer Music from iPhone to Mac?
Q: Hello, I have an iPhone 4S carrying many valuable files, photos, videos, music. For fear that I lost them someday for some reason, I want to back up or transfer music, photos, videos from my iPhone 4S to Mac. I have tried many methods to reach the goal but they did not work at all. And iTunes seems also cannot backup them on Mac. Is there an effective way to copy my music from iPhone to Mac computer? Please help!
iPhone is one of the most popular mobile phone today, but it also a perfect music player for almost all iPhone users. With it, people can get their favorite music from the online store easily and enjoy them anytime and anywhere. However, with the increasing number of songs on your iPhone, the storage place is becoming more and more smaller. So, many iPhone users may have ever been confused by the same things about how to copy music from iPhone to Mac for releasing more free space on your device. Then what will you do here?
Unlike Android system, iOS is a closed system due to security problems proposed by Apples, which are an one-way tool which blocks music and video transferring from iPhone to Mac. So iPhone users cannot be directly backup music from iPhone to Mac. In this case, you would better rely on a software named MobiKin iPhone to Mac Transfer, which can solve your problem effectively. It is a professional tool that designed to transfer all contents on your iPhone 5/4S/4 to Mac with one simple click. And it is totally compatible with all new iOS devices and most major media file types. What's more, in order to provide users with the best using experience, this tool allows users to find their target file by typing the related tags like file name, title, etc. in the quick search bar.
Tips: If you're a Windows user, you can click here to get more info about the Windows version - MobiKin iPhone to Computer Transfer.
Steps on Transferring Music/Songs from iPhone to Mac/PC
Step 1: Download and install the software on the Mac.
Connect your iPhone to the Mac. Then, download, install and run the program on the Mac computer. Please wait a few seconds of device detection, an interface will be shown. For Windows user, you can follow the same steps on your Windows computer by yourself. (Steps to transfer music from iPhone to computer.)
Let's have a brief look of the start window of iPhone to Mac Transfer:
Step 2. Find Your Target File
Here, you can find your target music files through two different ways:
- Way 1: Click on the "Music" option from the iPhone Library, then you will see all your stored songs in the right panel. Just go ahead to check the small box before the music files you want to transfer.
- Way 2: Directly go to the File drop-down menu to select "Export All Music".
Step 3. Export and Save Selected Music on Your Mac
If you have selected some specific music to transfer as you want, then you can be in the "Export" button to make a copy of your specially selected songs on the computer.
Tips: By default, the software will export and save your selected songs to the default folder as it was installed. To find the music you've copied, you can click "File -> Open Export Folder". Of course, if you wish to transfer music to a specified file folder on your Mac, then you can click "Advanced -> Options" to change the export folder before you start copying music.
After reading this article, you can enjoy your favorite songs both on your iPhone and Mac without any limitations. Now, don’t be hesitated to download it.