How to Transfer Music from iPhone to iTunes

By Emily Watson, Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014

Generally speaking, we will use iTunes to transfer music from iPhone to iTunes library. However, recently some users have found that they can't launch iTunes because when they start the application, they receive a message: The file "iTunes Library.itl" cannot be read. Somewhat you fix this problem, but why not choose an easier way to transfer music from iPhone to iTunes?

Here we've got a fix that might help you – FonePaw iOS Transfer, which is a great iPhone manager that enables you to transfer music from iPhone to computer or transfer playlists from iPhone to iTunes library. Now free download it and follow me to begin transferring music from iPhone 6s/6/5s to iTunes.

Download the trial version first below:

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Step 1. Connect iPhone to Computer

To start with, install and launch this software on your computer. Then connect your iPhone to computer. You'll get this interface as below.

Connect the iPhone Device to PC

Step 2. Choose and Transfer Music from iPhone to iTunes

Select "Media"  at the left side and then click "Music". When all your iPhone music appear, you can choose those songs you need and click "Export to" > "Export to iTunes Library". With iOS Transfer, you can transfer all music or just move some music from your iPhone to iTunes library.

Transfer iPhone Music to iTunes

Step 3: Check Transferred Songs in iTunes Library

After selecting, the program will start to transfer music to iTunes. The progress bar in the pop-up dialog will show the percentage of the transfer process. When the transfer is finished, you can click "Open Folder" to check the songs in iTunes library.

Exporting iPhone Music to iTunes Library

Note: If you have moved the iTunes library from the default C drive to other hard drive, you can't directly sync your music to iTunes, yet you are able to transfer the music from iPhone to computer first, then drag and drop those exported music iTunes.

With easy steps, you can copy music from iPhone to iTunes without limitations by FonePaw iOS Transfer. Besides music, you can transfer playlists from iPhone to iTunes. If you need to transfer photos, videos, books, contacts, SMS between iPhone/iPod/iPad and computer, please keep searching this website to find satisfactory answers. If you think these are helpful to you, you can leave your comments below or share this website to your friends to support us.

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