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  1. #1

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    Jul 24, 2009
    Macbook stolen-how to ad music to iPhone without erasing..?
    I know it's not strictly 'hardware' but there was nowhere else I could find to post...

    Basically, my Macbook Pro was stolen over Christmas so I'm temporarily using an '08 Macbook. I have some music on this laptop that I want to transfer to my iPhone but when I connect the phone and check 'manually manage songs and videos' it asks me if I want to erase the phone's data. Obviously, with no backup, I'm not too keen on doing this, how can I just add some music?
    Thanks a lot,

  2. #2

    Member Since
    Jan 17, 2011
    New York
    MacBook Pro
    drag the music to the iphone label

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Jul 24, 2009
    Yeah, when I do that it doesn't respond or highlight. I assumed that this was because it wasn't synced...

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    Apr 20, 2009
    Mac Pro 4.1 15" MBP. 13" MBP. 17" PB. Power Mac G5. Galaxy Note 4 160gb*
    Transfer iPod to computer Copy iPod to iTunes Backup iPod to PC
    That's a free program that sends iphone/ipod songs to your itunes, but since it's the free version, you are limited to the amount of songs transfer. There are also other programs that cost money and transfer an unlimited amount. I don't know of a good one for $$ because I don't think they are worth it.
    If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your own estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment. Marcus Aurelius

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    Jul 24, 2009
    Cheers, I'll look into it...

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