2 Free and Fast Ways to Transfer Music from Computer to iPad

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Myra Updated on Jun 26, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

When you get a new iPad, you may need to enrich your Music App on your device by importing songs from computer to it. Or you get some wonderful songs on your computer and want to sync them to your iPad to enjoy them whenever you want. If you are in the similar situation in which transferring music from computer to iPad is what you need, reading this article that covers two ways to make it is what you will find helpful. One is iTunes, which you are quite familiar with, the other is MobiMover, which is probably new to you but quite useful. Read on to get the details.

Method 1: How to transfer music from computer to iPad for free with MobiMover

As long as you are using a Windows PC running Windows 10/8.1/8/7, you can easily and quickly transfer music from your computer to your iPad with MobiMover Free. As a free iOS data transfer tool, you can export files from computer to iPhone/iPad, transfer data from one iPhone/iPad to another and back up your iPhone/iPad content to computer with MobiMover for totally FREE. What's more, the files supported are not limited to audios like music, ringtones, and playlists. Other files like photos, videos, contacts, notes, calendars and more can also be transferred. Follow the steps below to learn how to transfer music from laptop to iPhone with MobiMover.

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Step 1: Connect your iPad to your PC with a USB cable. Please tap Trust on your device when a pop-up appears and asks you to trust this computer.

Open EaseUS MobiMover and click "PC to iDevice" on the main interface.

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Step 2: Click "Add File" or "Add Folder" to select the files or folder that you want to transfer from USB to your iPad. 

Or you can directly use the "Drag & Drop" feature to drag files or folder from your PC and transfer to iPad.

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Step 3: You can also click "Edit" by moving your mouse to check or uncheck the files that you want or don't want to transfer.

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Click "OK" to confirm and click "Transfer" to start transferring the selected files, folders from your USB to iPad.

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Step 4: Don't disconnect your iPad while transferring. MobiMover enables you to move lots of data at a time without any quantity and size limitation.

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If you have tried the tip above and have installed MobiMover on your laptop, you can try other things like transferring photos from iPhone to iPhone, backing up text messages on iPhone to computer and importing videos from iPhone to computer with MobiMover to manage your iPhone/iPad content.

Method 2: How to transfer music from computer to iPad with iTunes

To avoid problems like iTunes won't sync to iPhone when you use iTunes to transfer data between your computer and your iOS device, you'd better make sure that you have the latest version of iTunes installed on your computer. Go to Help > Check for Updates on PC to upgrade your iTunes while going to iTunes > Check for Updates on Mac.

Tip 1: How to sync import music from computer to iPad automatically

Before you sync music from computer to your iPad, you have to know that the existing music, movies, TV shows, books and tones on your iPad will be replaced by the newly synced music. If that's what you have expected, follow the steps below.

Step 1: Connect your iPad to your computer and make sure iTunes is running. (iPad isn't showing up in iTunes? Learn the fixes first.)

Step 2: Click the Device tab and choose "Music" under "Settings" section.

Step 3: Click the checkbox next to "Sync Music".

Step 4: You can choose to copy the "Entire music library" or "Selected playlists, artists, albums, and genres" from your computer to your iPad as you like.

Step 5: After the selection, click "Sync" to begin to transfer music from computer to iPad.

How to transfer music from computer to iPad - Tip 1

Tip 2: How to import music from computer to iPad manually

Step 1: Connect your iPad to your computer and tap on the Device tab.

Step 2: Click "Summary" in the sidebar, scroll down to choose "Manually manage music and videos" in the panel and then click "Apply" to save your setting.

Step 3: Then you can select the songs the music library and drag them to your iPad's icon to transfer music from computer to your iPad.

How to copy music from computer to iPad - Tip 2