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dr.fone - Transfer (iOS): How To?

Video Guide: How to Transfer Files Between iOS Devices and Computer?

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Launch dr.fone and connect your iOS device to PC. Then choose the "Transfer" funtion from the main window, once it's connected, dr.fone - Transfer (iOS) will instantly detect your iPhone, and a new windows will pop up. Now that you can start the transfering process.

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1. How to Transfer Media Files Between iTunes and iOS Devices?

1. Transfer iOS Devices media files to iTunes

Step 1. Once your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch is connected, click Transfer Device Media to iTunes on the main interface.

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This function will auto-detects the differences between files on your device and iTunes, and only copies what's missing, including music, video, Podcast, audiobooks, playlists, artworks, etc. Then click Start to scan the different media files.

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Step 2. Transfer iPhone media files to iTunes.

Choose the file types you would like to transfer to iTunes library, then click Transfer to start the process.

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Just wait for a few minutes, the media files on iPhone will be copied to iTunes library successfully.

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2. Transfer iTunes media files to iOS device

Step 1. On the main window, Simply click "Transfer iTunes Media to Device".

Step 2. It will open up a window which you can check the entire library, or only select the files as you like. Then click "Transfer" button. All the selected files will be transferred to your iOS device immediately. During the transfer, make sure that you keep your iPhone connected with PC.

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3. How to Import/Export Photos/video/music from Computer to iOS?

1. Import media files from computer to iOS device

Step 1. Connect your iOS device to computer.

Connect the iOS device to computer using a lightening cable. If you see a Trust This Computer alert on your device, tap Trust.

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Step 2. Import music/video/photos from computer to iOS

Once your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch is connected, Click Music/ Video/ Photos tab at the top of dr.fone. No matter you transfer music, video or photos, the steps are similar. Here we will take music files as an example.

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Step 3: Import music file/folder to iOS

Put the cursor on the Add button and you will see two options: Add File or Add Folder. If you only want to select some music, then click Add File. You can creat new playlists and add music in it. Simply click the Add icon next to the PLAYLISTS on the left panel to edit.

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If you want to tranfer all the music in one folder, then click Add Folder.

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Select the music file(s) and tap on OK. All selected music files will be added to your iOS device in a few minutes.

2. Export media files from iOS device to computer

Step 1. In the music management window, choose your desired music files and click Export > Export to PC. It supports to export music files to iTunes library as well.

Note: iTunes U/ Podcasts/ Ringtone/ Audiobooks is also available to select here.

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Then browse and select the save path for the exported music files, and click on OK. All the selected files will be saved to the destination folder shortly.

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