Method 1. iPod Copy Software
Copying iTunes library to a new computer using iPod and iPod copy software is the simplest method of all, and it doesn’t involve much risk of data loss either. If your iTunes library isn’t larger than the memory size of your iPod, you can use this method, otherwise use method 2, described below.
Assuming your iTunes library can fit in your iPod’s memory use any of the following software:
- iPod Rip
- Bigasoft iPod transfer
- Pod to Mac
Pod to Mac is very easy to use. Here are the steps you will need to use Pod to Mac to copy iTunes library to a new computer:
Step 1: Download Pod to Mac from here.
Step 2: Install it. The software is quite easy to install. Double-click the installation file and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the Pod to Mac installation on your new computer.
Step 3: Connect your iPod with your new computer, using USB cord. It comes with the iPod. If you haven't got one, you can easily find it at your local computer or electronics store.
Step 4: Launch Pod to Mac.
Step 5: Browse through individual playlists or library, and select the media you want to import to the iTunes program on your new computer, and click "transfer".
The iTunes library or individual playlists you selected will be transferred to iTunes on your new computer, and you will then be able to play them as normal.