How To Transfer Music From iPhone 4S To iPhone 6 Plus?

By | February 27, 2015


“I have a iPhone 4s with about 900 songs on it and I just bought an iPhone 6 Plus. I want to transfer those music from the old iPhone 4S to the new iPhone 6 Plus, can I do this? Can someone help to tell me how to  transfer my music from my iPhone 4S to my iPhone 6 Plus? Thank you very much.”

Obviously, this iPhone user wants to transfer music from his old iPhone 4S to the new iPhone 6 Plus but he did not find a better way. Have you encountered with the same situation? As photos and videos, when we got a new iPhone, we will always want to transfer the music to the new iPhone. Luckily, I have found a quick method to help this user to transfer iPhone 4S music to iPhone 6 Plus. Keep reading and learn more in case you need it one day.

How to tranfer music from iPhone 4S to iPhone 6 Plus?

Generally speaking, when it refers to such transferring problem, most people will think of iTunes. Yes, iTunes is absolutely helpful when it comes to such problems and it is costless. In order to transfer music from iPhone 4S to iPhone 6 Plus, the first thing you need to do is to have a backup to your iPhone 4S with iTunes.

Before continuing, you will want to make sure that you don’t have iTunes Match, enabled in Settings > Music. If you do, keep in mind that it will always override whatever you have hard synced from iTunes. Actually, iTunes won’t even let you attempt to sync music if iTunes Match is turned on. If that’s the case, simply disable iTunes Match and try syncing again with iTunes like normal. Then go on and follow the next steps.

  1. Plug in your iPhone or iPad running iOS 8 or higher and launch iTunes.
  2. Select your iPhone from the dropdown menu.
  3. Select Music in the side navigation panel.
  4. Uncheck the box for Sync Music and then click Apply or Sync.
  5. Once the sync is complete, recheck the box for Sync Music and hit Apply orSync again.
  6. Unplug your iPhone or iPad and see if your music is back.

Try this way to transfer music from your iPhone 4S to the new iPhone 6 Plus and let me know whether you have succeeded in this method.

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