I'd like to not have to plop all my MP3 music files into iTunes as iTunes is already a mess. Is there a way to stream my normal music folder full of MP3's to my iPad then?
Stream music to iPad from PC only to find that the old songs on your iPad are gone? If you're reluctant to meet this situation, you can turn to an iPad music transfer tool for help. Here is a good one, named Wondershare TunesGo. Both Windows and Mac versions of this program can help users to stream music from PC to iPad with simple clicks. This powerful iPad music transfer tool empowers you to transfer selected music files or playlists on your PC to the iPad quickly. If the music files are incompatible with iPad, this tool will convert and then transfer the music files to iPad-compatible MP3 files.
Choose the right version of Wondershare TunesGo (Windows or Mac) and free download it to have a try.
The following guide will set Windows version of Wondershare TunesGo as an example, and show you how to stream music from PC to iPad. Mac users only need to duplicate the process on the Mac version. Now let's take a look at the detailed guide.
Step 1 Download and Start The Program
Download and intall Wondershare TunesGo on your computer, and then start it. The program will ask you to connect iOS device to get started.
Step 2 Connect iPad to PC
Connect iPad to computer with the USB cable, and the software will automatically detect it. Then you'll see the file categories at the top of the software window.
Step 3 Stream Music to iPad
Choose Music category in the software window, and the program will show you different sections of audio files, along with the contents in the right part. Click the Add button in the software window, and select Add File or Add Folder to add music from your computer.
That's the full guide about how to stream music from PC to iPad with Wondershare TunesGo. When you check your iPad, you'll see both of the new songs and the old ones are there. It's amazing, isn't it? Wopndershare TunesGo also helps with other data transfers for iPhone, iPad and iPod, and you can select the corresponding file category in the left sidebar to transfer these files.
Still, there are millions of iPad users sync music with iTunes. Though they can handle iTunes well, they may get music erased on their iPad due to a sync with iTunes. So this part is going to introduce how to use iTunes to stream music from PC to iPad. Check it out.
Step 1 Connect iPad to Computer
Connect iPad to computer with the USB cable, and iTunes will automatically start. If not, you can manually start iTunes on your computer. Then iTunes will automatically recognize your iPad.
Step 2 Stream Music to iPad
Click the iPad icon at the upper left corner, and choose Music in the left sidebar. Check Sync Music and choose Entire Music Library or Selected playlists, artists, albums and genres. After selecting songs to sync, click the Apply button at the right bottom to start syncing music to iPad with iTunes.
Conclusion: When you make a comparison between Wondershare TunesGo and iTunes, you can easily find out that Wondershare TunesGo provides a more convenient and direct way to transfer media files. If you are interested in this program, just free download it and have a try.