As iTunes is designed to transfer music to the iPod. It’s difficult to transfer music from iPod to your computer. However, you may be eager to copy songs and playlists back to iTunes in the event that you lost files on your computer, computer crashes, or purchased a new computer.
You can use iTunes to copy songs and playlists to your computer, see Apple’s official tutorial here
You may found using iTunes to copy songs is very inconvenient.Here we will show you a easy way to transfer music from iPod to the computer using a must-have iPod Transfer.
Transfer music from iPod to computer
Step 1: Connect your iPod with PC
After installed the program install and run it. Then connect your iPod to the computer. Wait for a while until the program detect the device.
Note: Since the Wondershare MobileGo for iOS should call part of iTunes function modules, you need to install the latest iTunes on your computer.
Step 2: Transfer music from iPod to computer
Select your device in the left directory tree, and click “Media” button, then click the “Music” button on the top line. Select the songs you want to copy from iPod, click “Exprot to” on the top, a drop-down list will shou up, choose “Export to My Computer”. Then select a path to save the songs.
Note: MobileGo for iOS (Windows) is fully compatible with iPod touch 1-5 generation, also iPod shuffle, iPod nano and iPod classic.
If you want to copy the playlists from you iPod to the computer. Click “Playlist” and choose your wanted playlists and click “Export to”.
Note: The Mac version doesn’t let you export playlists to Mac.