PC to iPod Transfer: Transfer Music from PC to iPod (iOS 9 Supported)

By Andre Cooper on October 5, 2015 17:15:00 PM.

"I have ipod touch and i want to transfer songs from pc to ipod but i dont know how should I go. please help me out."

Many people have bought one or even two iPod. If you’re using iPod Touch 5 for music entertainment on-the-go, then you should probably think of how to transfer music from computer to iPod.

When it comes to how to transfer music from computer to iPod, for most of us, it is not a tough problem troubling us, because we know we can easily make it with iTunes. The real problem troubling us is that during syncing with iTunes, we will lose the existing media files on our iPod like music, ringtones, and playlist, etc.

Erasing the previous songs on iDevice was the biggest complaint about iTunes before iTunes 12, but it has been changed with the release of iTunes 12. The new iTunes is fitted with a new feature named "Add To" (iTunes 12.2.2 has renamed it as "Edit Playlist"), which allows you to add media files like music, ringtones, Podcasts, movies, from computer or iTunes library to iDevice without erasing existing items on iDevice. Absolutely, this is limited to that your iTunes library have all the songs on your iDevice, or they still will be erased because of Apple's copyright protection.

Sync iPod music with iTunes

Basically, there are 2 simple ways to transfer music from computer to iPod.

How to Transfer Music from Computer to iPod

Are you looking for an alternative to iTunes for copying all kinds of files from PC to your iPod touch, iPod classic, iPod shuffle, iPod nano? If you want another way to copy music, videos, photos, audiobook, podcast and more from computer to your iPod without iTunes, this PC to iPod Transfer Tool is an awesome option. It is packed full of features designed to make managing your iPod touch, iPod classic, iPod shuffle iPod nano as simple as possible.

Download and have a try the professional Computer to iPod Music Transfer Software. It supports the latest iOS 9 (also compatible with older iOS versions) and iTunes 12.

Step 1Run PC to iPod Transfer and connect iPod to PC

Click Download below to download PC to iPod Transfer Tool and install it on your computer. Run it and connect your iPod with your computer via your iPhone USB cable. In a second, you can see that your iPod appear in the main window of PC to iPod Music Transfer.

Connect PC to iPod Music Transfer

Step 2Import music from PC to iPod

To import music, videos, TV shows, music videos, Podcasts, iTunes U, and Audiobooks, click Media in the sidebar. And then in the Music window, click the triangle below Add to select Add File or Add Folder.

If you're planing to pick somg music from your collection to your iPhone, select Add File. When all your wanted songs are in a folder, click Add Folder. Next, click Open to transfer songs to your iPhone. The progress will last a few seconds.

Transfer Music from PC to iPod

You can create playlists and add music and video,etc. to your iDevices. Click Playlist to create a new playlist, then click the Add button to import music from your PC to iPod.

Copy Playlist from PC to iPod

Add Music from Computer to iPod via iTunes

Learn how to manually add specific music onto your iPod from PC. By default, iTunes manages the content of your iTunes library (including your music, TV shows, movies, and more) manually, which gives you control over the content you want to take with you on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. This is useful if your iTunes library contains more items than can fit on your device.

Please Note: When you have iCloud Music Library turned on, you can't manually manage music. You can still manage videos using the steps below. How to manually add items from comptuer to iPod?

Step 1Connect your device to your computer.

Launch iTunes and connect connect your iPod to PC via a USB cable(s).

Step 2Choose the content that you want to add to your device from your iTunes library.

Connect iPod to Computer to Transfer Music from PC to iPod

Drag the content to your iPhone, iPad, or iPod. A panel should appear. Locate your device.

Import Music from iTunes Library on PC to iPod

If you're using an iPod, you can only add music or video from a single iTunes Library.

If you can't manually add or remove content from iTunes on PC to your iPod.
Check to make sure that the "Manually manage music and videos" option is turned on:

Step 1Connect your device to your computer.

Open iTunes. Connect your device to your computer. Locate and click on your device.

Locate your iPhone to make PC to iPod Music Transfer

Step 2In the left sidebar, click Summary.

Click Summary and scroll down to the Options section. Click the box next to "Manually manage music and videos."

Manually manage music and videos to transfer music from pc to iPod

Step 3Click Apply.

You might see a message that your device is synced with another library. This means that you've used a different computer to sync your device in the past, and iTunes can't sync without first erasing and replacing all iTunes content on your device.

More information about the iTunes Alternative -- PC to iPod Music Transfer:

Easily Transfer Anything on iPhone, iPod or iPad to iTunes & PC
1. Transfer songs, videos, playlists, iTunes U, Podcasts to & from Your PC/iTunes.
2. Copy photos & albums to/from Your PC & iDevice.
3. Manage iPhone contacts: Import, export, remove duplicates & sync with Outlook.
4. Load your iDevice with music and video incompatible with iTunes.
5. 100% compatible with iPhone 6S/Plus, 6/Plus, iPhone 5s/5, 4S, iPod touch 5, iPod nano, iPod classic, iPod shuffle, iPad mini, The New iPad, & more!

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