Backup Music From iPhone: Quick And Easy Methods

Backup Music From iPhone: Quick And Easy Methods – The average iPhone user have tons of files on his/her device. These may include apps, photos and music among others. It is always a good idea to backup the data on your iPhone. This way, you will avoid losing them in case something happens to your gadget.

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See also: How To Backup Jailbroken iPhone

For this tutorial, I will show you 3 easy ways to backup music from iPhone. These methods can also be used to backup pictures and other files from your device. This tutorial will also work for other Apple devices like the iPod  Touch and the iPad.

I will be using the following apps to do the backup:

  1. Anytrans
  2. iExplorer
  3. iTunes

Backup Music From iPhone: Using Anytrans

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Anytrans Welcome Screen

Anytrans from iMobie is an iTunes alternative to manage everything on your iDevice. The app allows you to transfer all your music from your iPhone to your PC or Mac (even non-purchased ones). To backup music from iPhone using Anytrans, just follow the procedure below.

Step 1. Download Anytrans from this link and install it in your computer.

Step 2. After installation, open the program.

Step 3. Connect your iPhone to your computer using the cable provided.

Step 4. Anytrans will detect your iPhone and you will be presented with the screen below.

Backup music from iphone

Step 5. Choose “Audio“, then “Music” to go to the “Manage Music” Screen.

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Step 6. Choose all the Music files you want to backup and then select “To Computer” button.

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You have just transferred your music files to your computer using Anytrans!

Watch the video below to see Anytrans in action.

Backup Music From iPhone: Using iExplorer

Next, we will use another app to backup music from iPhone to your computer. This time we will use iExplorer.

iExplorer is another iDevice manager that allows you to transfer files from from Apple gadget to your computer. To use iExplorer to backup music from iPhone, follow the steps below.

Step 1. Download iExplorer from this link and install it on your computer.

Step 2. Open the program after installation.

Step 3. Connect your iPhone to your computer using the cable provided.

Step 4. Your device will be detected and you will see the screen below.

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Step 5. Select the “Music” button from the Menu.

Step 6. All your media files will load and you can choose your “Music” files you want to backup.

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Step 7.  After selecting the files you want, click “Transfer From” to start backing up your music files to your computer.

Really easy, right? You can watch the video below to see how iExplorer works.

The final method I will show you will use iTunes to backup music from iPhone to your computer.

Backup Music From iPhone: Using iTunes

Of course this tutorial won’t be complete without iTunes! Apple’s propriety app is limited in function when it comes to backing up your files to your computer. iTunes is free – an advantage over the two other programs used in this tutorial. Although limited, iTunes does a good job of backing up your files to your computer.

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To backup music from iPhone to your computer via iTunes, just follow the procedure below.

Step 1. Download iTunes from this link and install it on your computer.

Step 2. After installation, connect your iPhone to your computer using the right cable.

Step 3. Your iPhone will be detected and you must “authorize” the computer to work with your iPhone.

Step 4. You can now backup your entire iPhone to either your computer or iCloud.

Step 5. You can also sync your music files from your iPhone to iTunes but only those officially bought from the iTunes store.

The video below shows the procedure done using iTunes.

Backing up your music files is easy if you follow this tutorial. Please share this with your friends and leave a comment below to let us know what you think.

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