It took just several steps when you want to use your iPod with two or more iTunes libraries. This article detailed introduces the process of using iPod with multiple iTunes libraries, and it works whatever the iPod is iPod, iPod shuffle, iPod mini, iPod touch, iPod nano, or iPod classic. It includes two parts:
- Open iTunes.
- In the Store menu, select Authorize Computer. In the pop-up dialog, the Apple ID option has been selected by default. Suppose that you have got an AOL account, choose AOL. Input your Apple ID or AOL screen name and password, then click the Authorize button.
- Connect your iPod to the computer. Click the Transfer Purchases button, Or, you can right-click (Windows or Mac) or Control-click (Mac only) your iPod in the iTunes Source list, then choose Transfer Purchases from the shortcut menu that appears.
Note: If the iTunes Store purchases on your iPod were purchased with multiple accounts, you wi l need to authorize the computer for each one.
Well, you may be confused with those multiple steps and authorization things. To make the task simpler, you are highly recommended to the method 2 here, which is accomplished successfully and efficiently within two simple steps:
iTransfer is an user-friendly program that enables you to transfer your videos and songs to Mac without iTunes. You are able to copy movies and songs to Mac easily with only a few clicks, saving lots of trouble of changing the settings on your Mac.
Note: This smart application allows you to intelligently transfer your music from iPod touch to Mac without any duplicate contents. You can also easily transfer your videos, photos and other media files. It can perfectly support iOS 7 and the new OS X 10.9 Mavericks.
Step 1. Download and install iTransfer then connect your iPod touch to Mac. Launch the Mac app and the main interface would like the image below. You will see your device information shown in the main interface.
Step 2. this iTransfer enables you to transfer videos and songs from iPod touch to Mac freely by directly clicking the "Export Music to Mac". Alternatively, you can go to the "Music" menu and select the songs you want, and then click the "Export to Mac" button on top of the primary window. The files will be transferred to your Mac immediately.
iTransfer supports iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 4, iPhone OS 3.0, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 4G, iPad and more. And you can manage all your iPod touch and iPhone files conveniently.