Streaming music on iPod is really a very good way to stream music because of sound quality of iPods. Want to stream music to iPod from PC without losing your previous old music files? If you stream music to iPod from PC using iTunes then it’s really bad for you. iTunes will replace all old songs with new one and you will lose all old music files from iPod. We are providing best 5 ways for you to stream music to iPod from PC without losing old songs.
To stream music to iPod from your PC, this software with name Wondershare TunesGo is the best available solution for you in the market. TunesGo is the only one way to stream music on iPod without losing old music files in a very easy way. TunesGo enables you to add tons of new songs to iPod and you will not lose a single kb of file from your old music. Not only iPod, but also it enables you add or delete music from all iOS devices including iPhone and iPad and Android devices as well.
Step 1 To start streaming music on iPod, download TunesGo and install it on computer. Now you can connect iOS devices or Android devices with it.
Step 2 Now connect iPod via a cable with your computer after launching TunesGo. TunesGo will display your iPod now after detect it on primary window of TunesGo.
Note: you can connect iPod iOS 1.0 or later and other iOS devices iOS 5 or later and Android device android version 2.2 or later.
Step 3 On the top tab of TunesGo click “Music” to open music window of iPod and then Click on Add button. Select Add File or Add Folder here.
Step 4 Now you will see a browsing window. Browse your computer from here to find out the songs and select them. Once you found and selected songs click on Open button. TunesGo will add music to stream on iPod from PC now.
Note: When you click on open then if music files are not in the supported format of iPod TunesGo will ask you to convert before adding. click on Yes button to convert them.
Home sharing is a good facility for iPod users to stream music to iPod from PC. Home sharing enables you to stream music from computer using your Apple ID and password in iTunes. To stream music using home sharing you must have an Apple ID and password. Now follow below steps to stream music using home sharing.
Step 1 Go to apple official site and download the latest version of iTunes. Once installed, you need to login to your apple account if you have not signed in and authorize computer.
Step 2 Now in the iTunes click on File Move cursor on Home Sharing option and click on turn on Home Sharing.
Step 3 Connect your computer and iPod touch with Wi-Fi. You must connect both devices with the same Wi-Fi network, then you can stream music to iPod from PC.
Step 4 Once you are connected to same internet, go to your iPod go to Setting > Music, scroll down and find out home sharing and turn it on. You need to sign here with the same apple id password on iPod.
Step 5 Once you followed and turned on home sharing now you can easily play music of PC from your iPod.
Air playit enables you to connect you iPod, iPad, android or iPhone to your home computer and listen to music from your computer. It doesn’t matter where you are,and you can easily access your home computer form anywhere using Air Playit. You can easily play music from your home computer anywhere on your iOS and android devices in just one tap. It supports mostly all mobile devices and you can easily play high definition audio files using air playit. You can use cache music option which enables you to save music so you don’t need to download music again.
Step 1 Download air playit server on your computer or mac device and install it. While installing it on windows, sometimes you will get firewall message asking to access. Click on allow access to configure it.
Step 2 Now server will start and you need to configure it. On the first screen registration form you can ignore it by clicking on “Don’t show again”.
Step 3 Now you need to add source folder where your files are available. Browse and locate the music files now.
Step 4 Now on the permission tab, it will grant you permission to access music files.
Step 5 Now server on computer is installed perfectly. Take iPod touch in your hand now and install Air Playit on your iPod from the app store. If you want to play music locally, tap on local current network then tap on Local Server. It will ask you for pin now ,enter the pin and stream music on iPod using air playit.
Airfoil also enables users to play any music file remotely from computer to android devices or iOS devices easily. Airfoil is able to play music from all types of network including Bluetooth and Wi-Fi as well without using any wire. You can hear your paid music services like Pandora or spotify from your home using airfoil.
We all know about iTunes already. This is officially available from apple to manage music and videos or other files on iOS devices. This is available for free on Apple official website. Users can add or delete music or videos to their iOS devices using iTunes easily. iTunes enables users to add music and videos only by "Sync" way. There are some limitations while using iTunes to manage iOS devices. Users need to do a lot of efforts while using iTunes to manage media files.