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How to Fix Can't Transfer Music to iPhone

“I am trying to transfer music to my iPhone using iTunes but whenever I connect my iPhone to computer using cable and adding songs to my iPhone then sync. The process is completing successfully but songs are still not there my iPhone. I can’t transfer music to iPhone and please help me to fix can’t transfer music to iPhone.”

If you are trying to transfer songs from computer to iTunes there are so many problems to transfer music to iPhone. If you are looking for a solution to fix this problem, you can go through this guide. We will share some tips about how to fix can’t transfer music to iPhone and an alternative way to transfer music to iPhone when iTunes unable to help you.

Part 1. Tips about how to fix "Can't transfer music to iPhone"

Tip #1. Check the Available Space

This is a very common thing sometimes you transfer songs using iTunes but they won’t be transferred. Maybe your iPhone doesn’t have much space to store the files which you are transferring to your iPhone. Usually HD video files need large space to store on mobile in that condition it is better to check space on your iPhone before transferring them. You can check storage by going in Setting > General > Usage > Storage. You can see about the available space on your iPhone. This thing can fix “Can’t Transfer music to iPhone”.

How to fix can't transfer music to iPhone-Check the Available Space

Tip #2. Make Sure “Music is checked” in iTunes

While transferring music from computer to iPhone using iTunes if you face cannot transfer music from iTunes to iPhone, the possible reason can be that when you sync music there may be you have not checked “Music” option there. So go in the iTunes music tab and check whether “Enter Music Library” option. If it is not checked you can’t transfer music to iPhone.

How to fix can't transfer music to iPhone-Music is checked

Tip #3. Check for iTunes updates

Apple regularly update iTunes software with new features. In that condition if your iTunes version is very old, there are chances that you can’t transfer music to iPhone. To fix can’t transfer music to iPhone just click on Help > Check for Updates in the iTunes interface.

How to fix can't transfer music to iPhone-upgrade iTunes

Tip #4. Check whether songs are there iTunes library or not

iTunes sync music from iTunes library. So before syncing you iPhone with iTunes, you must add songs in the iTunes library. If songs are not there in the iTunes library, you can’t sync iPhone with iTunes and songs will not be transferred. Click on the “Songs” tab under Library in the left side. Here check songs are available or not. If songs are not there, please add some songs to add music to iPhone.

Recommended reading: Apple Music Library Not Syncing? Try These Fixes!

Part 2. How to Transfer Music to iPhone without iTunes

MobileTrans - Phone Transfer is a phone transfer tool for you and helps you when you can’t transfer music to iPhone using iTunes. If you have tried all tips above and still not able to fix can’t transfer music to iPhone using iTunes, you can use this software to sync music to iPhone. This iTunes alternative software can easily transfer music between two mobile devices directly or backup to computer or restore music from computer to iPhone as well. So you can easily get music on your iPhone using this iTunes alternative software MobileTrans.

Step 1. To transfer music between devices or backup music to computer using iTunes alternative, please download and install it on your computer first. After installing launch and click on “Phone Transfer” solution in the home window.

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Step 2. Connect Android and iPhone devices with computer. Wait until they are not detected in the interface. After detecting devices take care that Android is at left and iPhone is at the right side or you can use “Flip” button to change devices' position. Check “Music” from the list of available data and then click on “Start Transfer” button in the interface.

How to fix can't transfer music to iPhone-start transfer

Note: It supports all mobile devices like windows phone, android mobiles, iOS devices.

Step 3. Music transfer from Android to iPhone will be started and you can easily access all music files on the iPhone once this process is finished.

How to fix can't transfer music to iPhone-transferring

Note: keep connected both devices with computer until the transfer progress is running. Once it is finished then you can disconnect iPhone and Android mobile from computer.

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