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How to transfer music and video from iPod to iTunes and Computer
Sometimes, you lost your iTunes library, or your computer crashed and you have to format your computer, but the songs and movies are still on your iPod, you may want to transfer them from iPod back to computer. Or you may get a new computer, you want to copy the music and video from iPod to the new computer iTunes library. And this step by step guide will help you do that. The tool you need is iPod to computer transfer. It also supports iPhone.
Here are some key features of iPod to Computer Transfer (Also named as TunesGo):
1. Transfer Music, Videos, Movies, TV Shows, Photos, Playlists, Podcast, Contacts from iPod back to Computer/iTunes or Computer to iPod
2. Fully supports all series of iPod including iPod touch, iPod Nano, iPod Classic, iPhone, iPod Video, iPad, iPad Mini, iPod shuffule, iPod Mini, etc.
For more info about iPod to Computer Transfer, you can refer to this reivew of iPod to computer transfer (TunesGo).
And here is the free download link, about 23 MB. (We have scaned it with AVG and Norton Virus Protecter, they are safe without any virus and spyware).
For more iPod Transfers alternatives, you can refer to this Side-by-Side iPod to iTunes Transfer Review.
Part1: How to transfer iPod Music and Videos to Computer iTunes on Windows
Step1. Download and install iPod to computer transfer, and then launch it. Connect your iPod to computer with USB cable. Normally, the transfer will recognize the iPod automatically. It will scan all the files on your iPod and return a file list including Media, Playlist, Photos, Contacts, SMS and ToolKit.
Step2. This guide is mainly about how to transfer iPod music to computer. So click 'Media'- 'Music', you will see all the songs on your iPod. Select the songs you want to transfer and click 'Export to'. The operation steps are the same to transfer iPod playlist, photos, videos and contacts.
Tips: You can directly click 'Smart Export to iTunes'. It will transfer these songs which are not in iTunes Library, preventing duplicating songs.
Done. If you are Mac user, you may try this Mac iPod to computer transfer, the operation steps are similar to the windows version, so I’m not repeating here.
Part2: How to transfer iPod songs and videos to Computer iTunes on mac
Step1. Download, install iPod to Mac Transfer, and then run the software. All information about your iPod, such as type, capacity, version, serial number, and format, etc. will be shown on the main interface.
Step2. Export checked files to local
Step3. Select a local folder to store your music on the left panel and click the "Save" button to export the files from your iPod to local folder. After the process finished, you can click OK to open the folders to located your copied songs.
Part3: How to transfer iPod Photos to Computer
Step 1: Download iPod Photos to computer transfer, and then install it. Skip this step if already done.
Step 2: Connect iPod to your computer.
Step 3: Launch iPod Photos to computer transfer and all the photos in your iPod will display automatically, screenshot as follows:
Step 4: Select the photos you want to transfer, the selected file will marked with red border. You can select photos by click on each one, or just drag a rectangle to select a bundle of photos. You can also select all photos by click right button of your mouse.
Step 5: Click "Copy" button to select output path and start to transfer photos to your computer: