How to Access iPhone Music Files from PC?

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Tracy King Updated on Jun 11, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

As far as we know that Apple has made a great job of protecting iPhone, iPad or iPod users' privacy. And iPhone users cannot easily access their music files or other data on PC, which indeed has brought some inconveniences to some extent. So if you are trying to find an effective way to access iPhone music files, photos and even other files from PC, you are at the right place.

Here in the next two parts, you'll find two reliable free methods to directly access iPhone music files from PC:

Part 1. Access iPhone music files from PC with iTunes

If you don't want to download or install any software or tools, iTunes is an ideal tool that can help. 

Step 1. Update iTunes on your computer to the latest version;

Step 2. Connect iPhone to computer and run iTunes, select to trust this PC if the system asks;

Step 3. Click on your iPhone device on iTunes' left pane;

Access iPhone music files from PC with iTunes.

Step 4. Select content like Music, Movies, Photos etc what you need to access or sync with your iPhone;
If you want to backup or download iPhone music files to PC, click Sync to start syncing and backing up iPhone music files to iTunes;

Access iPhone music files from PC and sync to PC.

After this, you can then check and find iPhone music files backed up in the iTunes folder and enjoy amazing music on your PC by then. 

Part 2. Access iPhone music files from PC without using iTunes

The other way that you can try is to access iPhone music files from PC without using iTunes. How? Professional iPhone data transfer software- EaseUS MobiMover can easily help you access iPhone music files from PC within 3 steps.

You can download and install this tool on your computer for free and apply it to access your iPhone music now:

Although you don't need to use iTunes during the transfer process, it's necessary for you to install iTunes on your computer to help MobiMover identify your iOS device and access its data, which is the first step to make data transfer possible.
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Step 1: Connect the iPhone to your PC running Windows 7 or later. Tap Trust This Computer on your iPhone screen if you are asked. Open EaseUS MobiMover Free and choose the iDevice to PC on the main screen to transfer iPhone music to the PC with one-click away.

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Step 2: On the data loading screen, keep Music selected and uncheck others.

If you want to sync all music from your iPhone to PC, you are recommended to use the time-saving 1-Click Transfer feature shown here. If you're going to transfer songs from iPhone to PC selectively, you should use the custom transfer feature by clicking your device name in the main interface and choose Audio > Music.

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Step 3: Then, go to the upper-right corner and click the Folder icon to set the destination for the exported music. You can save the files at any place on your PC.

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Step 4: Now, click the Transfer button to transfer iPhone music to the PC at a fast speed. Please don't disconnect the iPhone while transferring. When the process finishes, click View to check the files.

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In addition to copying music from iPhone to PC, you can also put music to iPhone from computer or sync music from one iPhone to another with the help of EaseUS MobiMover Free.