Free Way to Back Up Music on iPhone to Computer

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Katrin Updated on Jun 27, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

As you know, you can import your music from computer to your iPhone with iTunes. With Apple Music service, you can download or purchase music you like on your iPhone directly. So, you need not import music from computer anymore. After you get music from Apple Music, these music files will store in your iPhone. If you want to back up your music on iPhone to computer, you cannot do this with iTunes. Sometimes, it's a good way to back up your music from iPhone to your computer to avoid download them again. What can you do in such case? You can use iTunes or a third-party software such as EaseUS MobiMover Free to backup music on iPhone to computer.

Backup music on iPhone to computer with an iPhone data transfer software - EaseUS MobiMover Free

EaseUS MobiMover is a professional and free iPhone data transfer to help you transfer all your iPhone data, like music, notes, photos/videos, contacts or voicemails from iOS devices to computer with ease. In this case, you can use it to back up music on iPhone to computer by transferring music from iPhone to computer. With MobiMover, you can:

Transfer files between two iOS devices: You can choose to sync all content or copy a specific category from one iOS device to another.

Copy data between an iOS device and computer: No matter you want to put music to iPhone or save iPhone text messages to computer, you can get it done using MobiMover.

Manage iDevice content: By deleting/editing the existing files on your iPhone or adding new items to your device, you can easily manage your iDevice content from computer.

Download videos from websites: With the video download feature, you can download videos from Vimeo, YouTube, Instagram, Dailymotion, and other popular video sites.

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Simply follow these steps:

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to the computer with a USB cable. Tap Trust This Computer on your iPhone screen if you are required. Run EaseUS MobiMover Free for PC and choose the iDevice to PC on the main screen to back up all the iPhone music to the computer with one click.  

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Step 2: MobiMover provides two options to back up iPhone music. One is the 1-Click Transfer feature as shown here, which enables you can back up your iPhone music together with other file types all at once. The other is the custom transfer mode that allows you to make a backup of some songs from your iPhone by clicking the iPhone device on the main screen > choose Audio > Music.

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Step 3: Then, go to the top-right corner to click the Folder icon, and customize the storage path for the exported songs.

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Step 4: Now, click the Transfer button to back up iPhone music to the computer at a fast speed. If you are a Mac user, you need to install and use the EaseUS MobiMover Free Mac version. And the operating steps are the same as those above.  

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Back up purchased music on iPhone to computer with iTunes

You can use iTunes to transfer your purchased music on iPhone to a computer. Simply follow the steps below:

  • Open iTunes. Find the iTunes icon on your desktop and double-click it to open the application.
  • Navigate to the "Store" menu. In this menu, select "Authorize this computer".
  • Enter your Apple ID and password. In the dialog box, click the "Authorize" button to complete the authorization.
  • Plug your iPhone into your computer using a USB cable.
  • Transfer your purchases. If you receive a warning message asking whether you want to "Delete and Synchronize" or "Transfer Purchases", click "Transfer Purchases" to transfer the music on your iPhone to your computer.