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HT4527 how do i move a music library from my ipad to itunes?

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How do I move a music library from the iPad to itunes.  my computer guy deleted my itues library from my computer - am trying to put it back from my iPad.

iPad 2, iOS 4.3.3
  • King_Penguin Level 10 Level 10 (92,450 points)

    You should be able to copy iTunes purchases over via File > Transfer Purchases (File > Devices > Transfer Purchases if you have iTunes 11) - if you still have the 'pointers' to the tracks in your computer's iTunes library then you will need to delete them first, otherwise iTunes will see them, assume that you still have the tracks somewhere, and not copy them back.

     

    For music from other sources (e.g. copied from CDs) you will need a third-party program on your computer to copy them back - there are some listed half-way down this page : https://discussions.apple.com/docs/DOC-3991

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