I need a program to get my music off my iPhone for free

unitas

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period. I don't want to pay for any software. I need to take my music, contacts, pictures, movies etc... from my iPhone to my PC and back again after a restore. Repond with FREE Full version programs only.
 

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period. I don't want to pay for any software. I need to take my music, contacts, pictures, movies etc... from my iPhone to my PC and back again after a restore. Repond with FREE Full version programs only.
iTunes?!? or ummm iTunes?
 

meiphones_brill

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I'd recommend iTunes too - it's almost as if it was made for the job.
 

unitas

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iTunes only allows you to ad music that you bought from the iTunes store. It doesn't allow you to take mp3s that you ripped from cds that you own.

Remember that I had to reinstall windows and lost all my music. The only music I have now is from my iPhone and I would like to put it back on my PC.
 

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iTunes only allows you to ad music that you bought from the iTunes store. It doesn't allow you to take mp3s that you ripped from cds that you own.

Remember that I had to reinstall windows and lost all my music. The only music I have now is from my iPhone and I would like to put it back on my PC.
I always thought the iPod (iPhone) back-up facility of iTunes kept both purchased and 'other' music.

In that case just take it directly off the phone with Fugu or WinSCP

I think it's in /private/var/root/Media
 

unitas

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WinSCP does not see the iPhone on the pc. Dang this sucks, I would hate to lose my music, pics, etc...
 

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WinSCP does not see the iPhone on the pc. Dang this sucks, I would hate to lose my music, pics, etc...
Is the phone jailbroken with ssh installed? , if it's not that'd be the answer, apart from the fact that that'd wipe all the music and there wouldn't be anything to fetch.
 

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iTunes takes all the music from my phone, so i don't know if yours isn't working or what.
 

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period. I don't want to pay for any software. I need to take my music, contacts, pictures, movies etc... from my iPhone to my PC and back again after a restore. Repond with FREE Full version programs only.
Check your PM, I sent a link that may help. Good luck.
 
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Remember that I had to reinstall windows and lost all my music.
well yeah you'd lose all your music because. you didn't back up your music.
thats what happens when you reinstall windows.
 

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iTunes only allows you to ad music that you bought from the iTunes store. It doesn't allow you to take mp3s that you ripped from cds that you own.

Remember that I had to reinstall windows and lost all my music. The only music I have now is from my iPhone and I would like to put it back on my PC.
Uhmmm that's 100% wrong. I have over 25 gigs of ripped music in mp3 format. iTunes recognizes them, and they are on my phone... In fact, if you insert a CD, iTunes will ask if you want to rip it...

Did I not get something in your post?
 

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i don't know if iDump will work with the iPhone but i use it for my ipod to transfer my music to my workstation at work. it's a free program
 

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iTunes only allows you to ad music that you bought from the iTunes store. It doesn't allow you to take mp3s that you ripped from cds that you own.

Remember that I had to reinstall windows and lost all my music. The only music I have now is from my iPhone and I would like to put it back on my PC.
I have hundreds of songs--none purchased---that iTunes handles. Where do you get your info?
 

Hondamaker

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Tansee iPhone transfer will take songs from your iPhone and place them on your hard drive. I had to use it when my windows crashed and I had to do a recovery.
 

unitas

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blackcat you are the man. That saved my life and I had no way to get the songs from my iPhone to my pc.

To the others, if you don't have any music stored on your PC, iTunes has no music to handle. I lost all my files due to a hard drive crash and the only music I had was on my iPhone.

Thank god blackcat knew what I was talking about and I was able to pull the music from my iPhone back to the PC. I'm happy as hel! now and the world is a safer place.
 

jselig

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Can you send me the same link

Check your PM, I sent a link that may help. Good luck.
Can you please send me the same link? My hard drive crashed and all my music is on my iPhone!