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

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Daisy Updated on Sep 27, 2019 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

It is a happy thing to enjoy music on iPhone. Especially with the new released iPhone 11, 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 run EaseUS MobiMover.

Allow this program to access your iPhone, click "Allow" on the program and tap "Trust" on your device to confirm.

On the PC to Phone section, click "Select Files" and move to the next step.

how to transfer music from computer to iPhone - step 1

Step 2. Browse the storage location on your computer to select saved Music files, and click "Open" to continue.

how to transfer music from computer to iPhone - step 2

Step 3. Selected music files will be classified in Audios, check the box and click "Transfer" to start the transferring process.

If you want to add more files, drag and drop new items at this window, and click "Transfer" to confirm.

When the process finishes, you can open the Music app on your iPhone to check these transferred files. 

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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.