Music from iPad to iPhone

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  1. Maggiep67, Jan 19, 2016
    Last edited: Jan 19, 2016

    Maggiep67 macrumors regular

    Maggiep67

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    #1
    Good morning!!

    Need some assistance. I accidentally erased all the music off my iPhone last night!! I hadn't backed it up in a while (I know!! It won't happen again...). Somehow I lost all the music from iTunes as well, meaning when I plug my phone into iTunes I can't see any of the music or their playlists.

    However, I can see all the music is on my iPad when I connect that to iTunes. Is there a way to get the songs and their playlists from my iPad to my iPhone?

    Thanks!!


    iPhone 6 Plus, iOS 9.2
     
  2. macfacts macrumors 68020

    macfacts

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    #2
    All your songs are on the ipad in a hidden folder. Go to that folder and do a search for all music files (acc,mp3,etc) and copy them all to a new folder on your desktop. Then re add them to your itunes/iphone. Your playlists and ratings will be lost. If you want to keep them, it will probably need more work to recover those.
     
  3. ielessar macrumors regular

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    Use some computer program like Diskaid, Funbox, or whatever. Some of them allow you to copy music from the device to your computer. Then just add them to your iPhone.
     

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