How to Manually Add Music from iTunes to iPhone in Simple Steps

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Daisy Updated on Jun 21, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

It is a happy thing to enjoy music on iPhone. Especially with the new released iPhone X, you can listen to your favorite music at any time and anywhere. Therefore, do you know how to add music to your iPhone right now? Here in this article, we'll introduce you two easy ways to transfer music to your iOS device. The one adds music from iTunes to iPhone; the other is add music from your computer directly to your iPhone.

How to add music from iTunes to iPhone

With iTunes, you can manually add specific music files from your iTunes library to the iOS devices like iPhone and iPad.

1. Connect your iPhone to your computer.

2. Launch iTunes and make sure that you have the latest version of your computer.

3. Choose the music file that you want to add to your iPhone from the iTunes library.

4. Find your device in the left column and then drag the music file to your iPhone.

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The free alternative to iTunes to add music from computer to iPhone

If you are a new iPhone user and not familiar with iTunes or you want to transfer music from your computer to iPhone without iTunes, then we highly recommended you a free alternative to iTunes - EaseUS MobiMover Free. This software is the world's first free iPhone data transfer software that allows you to transfer music files in mp3, mp4, m4b, m4p, m4r, rm, WMA or acc from your computer to iPhone without any limits.

Download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer by clicking the download button below. And then, start to use transfer music to your iPhone without iTunes with MobiMover. 

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer and tap Trust This Computer on the iPhone screen to continue. Start EaseUS MobiMover Free and select PC to iDevice to transfer music from computer to iPhone in 1-click.

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Step 2: Click the more button/three dots and go to your computer to find the music folders or files. The supported audio formats are MP4, MOV, M4V, WMV, RM, MKV, AVI, and FLV.

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Step 3: After you have located the files, click Select Folder or Open to move on. If the folder you’ve chosen contains other compatible data types, MobiMover will check them all. You can transfer them together with music or optionally put music alone.

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Step 4: Now, click Transfer to import music from computer to iPhone at a fast speed. Please don't disconnect the USB connection while transferring. When the process accomplishes, go to open the Music app on your iPhone to check the downloaded songs.

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Now you have learned how to add music from iTunes to iPhone and transfer music from the computer directly to iPhone with EaseUS MobiMover, and you may probably want to know how to transfer music from iPad to iPhone 8 without iTunes. Don't worry, just download MobiMover and you'll find more useful features.