How to transfer files from iPod to Mac

“How to transfer files from iPod to Mac? I have recently purchased a MacBook Pro and my old computer just crashed. Now I would like to transfer my music from my IPod to My Mac. I just dont know how. Can I get some help?”      —— Answers Yahoo

You can easily transfer photos and captured videos in your iPod Camera Roll to Mac. But you can’t transfer music and videos directly from iPod to Mac. What you need is a professional iPod to Mac Transfer.

Wondershare TunesGo for Mac is a powerful iPod to Mac Transfer that can fast and best transfer music, videos, photos, TV shows, music videos, Podcasts, iTunes U, audiobook and voicemail from iPod to Mac. It can also transfer music, videos and photos from iPhone/iPad to Mac.

Tips: If you need to transfer files from iPod to Windows, you can turn to TunesGo for Windows.

Step by step to transfer files from iPod to Mac

Step 1: Connect your iPod to the Mac

Download, install and run TunesGo for Mac, then connect your iPod to the Mac with a USB cable. TunesGo for Mac will automatically detect your iPod, and you will see the main interface as follows:

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Step 2: Transfer files from iPod to Mac

Yu can use TunesGo for Mac to transfer music, videos and photos from iPad to Mac. And below we will show you how to do it.

1) Transfer music from iPod to Mac

The quickest way to transfer all music fromo your iPod to Mac is to click “To Mac”. In the file browser window, browse your Mac to find a folder to save the exported music.

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Or, you can click “Music” on the left to show the music management window. Check the songs that you want to transfer from iPod to Mac. Then, click “Export”. Navigate to the folder where you decide to save the songs.

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2) Transfer videos from iPod to Mac

Go to Movies, Podcasts, iTunes U, TV Shows, and Music Videos etc in the left sidebar. In the corresponding window on the right, choose the videos and click “Export”. Browse your Mac to set a save path to store the export videos.

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3) Transfer photos from iPod to Mac

Click “Photos” in the sidebar. This brings up the photo management window on the right pane. In the right column, you’ll see Camera Roll. Photo Stream and Photo Library. Choose one folder or album under Photo Library. Then choose photos that you’d like to transfer to your Mac. Click “Export”. When the file browse window pops up, select a destination to save the exported photos.

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If you have captured some videos with your iPod, you can also export them to your Mac. In the Video under Camera Roll. Choose your wanted captured videos and click “Export”. Likewise, find a folder to store the captured videos.

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