How to transfer music and playlist from iPod to iTunes

“How to transfer iPod playlist to iTunes? I made a playlist on my iPod Touch and I want to have it on my iTunes as well. I there any way I can do this?”        —— Answers Yahoo

For most iPod fans, it is great to enjoy music on iPod by syncing music and playlist from iTunes library to their iPod. However, it is sometimes necessary to backup your music and playlist to your iTunes in case of device crash, broken, resetting or some other accidents happens to your iPod.

We all know that it is extremely easy to sync your iTunes to your iPod, but it is the same case when you need to transfer your iPod playlist to your iTunes. To do it, you may need to get a third-party iPod to iTunes Transfer.

Don’t worry, you can always turn to Wondershare TunesGo which can fast and best transfer music and playlist from iPod (support all iPod models iPod Touch/Nano/Shuffle/Classic) and iPhone, iPad to iTunes including ratings, play counts, skips and more.

Besides transferring music and playlist from iOS device to iTunes,  TunesGo can also transfer videos, iTunes U, Podcasts and more from iPod/iPhone/iPad to iTunes/PC as well.

Tips: If you need to transfer music and playlist from iDevice to Mac, you can turn to TunesGo for Mac.

Step by step to transfer music and playlist from iPod to iTunes

Step 1: Connect your iPod to the computer

Download, install and run TunesGo for Windows. And then, connect your iPod to the computer with a USB cable. Once your iPod is detected by the program.TunesGo will automatically display all the information of your iPod on the left.

Tips: You need to install iTunes on your computer before you transfer iPod music and playlist to iTunes.

Step 2: Transfer music and playlist from iPod to iTunes

1) Copy music from iPod to iTunes

On the main interface, click “Copy iDevices to iTunes” to pop up a window. Click “Start”. As all media files are checked, you need to uncheck the other media files when you only want to copy music.Then, click “Copy to iTunes” to begin iPod music to iTunes transfer.

To export iPod music to iTunes library, you need click “Media” on the left to pop up the media window on the right side. Click “Music” and then choose the songs you want to transfer to iTunes library.

Then, click the little inverted triangle under “Export to”, and click “Export to iTunes Library”. Or just click “Smart Export to iTunes”. If you have moved some songs back to iTunes library before, it will free you from transferring the same songs repeatedly.

2) Import playlist from iPod to iTunes

Besides transfer music from iPod to iTunes, you can also transfer playlist from iPod to iTunes, just click “Playlist” on the left interface to reveal all playlists on iPod. Select the Playlists you want to transfer and click “Export to” > “Export to iTunes Library”.

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