According to Apple official web site, users can set up iTunes to sync iPhone or iPod touch with their computers. And the syncable contents are listed as below:
* Contacts—names, phone numbers, addresses, email addresses, and so on
* Calendars—appointments and events
* Web bookmarks
* Music and audiobooks
* Movies and TV shows
So if you are an iPhone or iPod Touch user, you may sync iPhone/iPod Touch very often to transfer movie, music and other files from iTunes library to device. However, not everyone is technical expert, for some who get syncing trouble in the middle, this page will be of help. Here are sync tutorials to walk you through the process with a most straightforward solution.
Also, after syncing iPhone/iPod Touch with iTunes, there will be various files in your iPhone/iPod. Some may be very important and you fear to lose, others may be out of date or no longer useful for you. In this case, you would need a handy iPhone transfer to backup iPhone/iPod Touch files to PC and manage device to keep files inside up-to-date. Then Syncios iPhone to PC transfer can meet all your needs.
Step 1: Connect your iPhone or iPod Touch with computer.
Step 2: Launch iTunes and your device will be recognized automatically. You can find it under DEVICES on the left panel of iTunes:
(Note: the device name "iPhone/iPod Touch" might be different from yours)
Step 3: Click on this device and on the main window of iTunes, there's a button under Summary tab. But remember, this will sync all your iTunes library to iPhone / iPod Touch. If you just want to import part of the library, just go to the corresponding tab, and change the sync options to Selected and check items going to be synced:
Like pictures above, left one shows you that only sync first two movies; right one shows only sync last two applications. And remember to click Apply button to active such sync actions.
After a while, the sync will be complete. Now, check your iPhone/iPod Touch, and you will find Sync operation is helpful and very easy.
Using iTunes to sync iPhone or iPod Touch sometimes may make you frustrated, because you need to face troubles like taking a long time to launch program, horrible CPU usage and even slowing down your PC. In terms of syncing, iTunes has its own limits -- It can't handle iPhone to PC transferring. Here we will show you an easier solution to sync iPhone/iPod with Syncios iPhone Transfer, to manage and transfer files between iPhone iPod and PC with Syncios iPhone Transfer.
Step 1 : Install and Launch Syncios iPhone Transfer.
Launch Syncios iPhone Transfer, you will get a simple interface of the program. No info will be shown untill a device is detected.
Step 2 : Connect your iPhone/iPod Touch via USB cable with PC.
After plugging your iPhone into PC, the program will detect your device then all info will be sorted in well manner. You will find Audio &Video Converter, ringtone maker from the Tools list. You can also get the list of Media, Photos, Ebook, Apps, File System and Information.You can check the device capacities and other information related to your device under "Welcome to Syncios" section.
Step 3 : Transfer and backup iPhone/iPod files to PC.
1. Click Media and you can see the directories: Music, Videos, Ringtones, Podcasts, TV Shows, Audiobooks, Music Videos, Voice Memos, iTunes U. Highlight Videos on the right panel.
2. Click on Export button, you can backup the video files to your PC.
3. Choose your desired location to backup the video files and then click OK.
Step 4 : Manage and transfer files from PC to iPhone/iPod.
1. Click Media and you can see the directories: Music, Videos, Ringtones, Podcasts, TV Shows, Audiobooks, Music Videos, Voice Memos, iTunes U on the right panel.
2. Click Import and you can add local video, music, etc. from your PC to the iOS device.
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If you find your desired movies could not be synced to iPhone / iPod Touch successfully, you should check if the source video is suitable for your device. Because on their official page, there are many parameters for their video format:
Video Format: MP4, MOV, M4V
Video Size: up to 640x480
Video Framerate: up to 30fps
Video Bitrate: up to 1.5Mbps for H.264, or 2.5Mbps for MPEG-4
Audio: AAC up to 160Kbps, 48kHz
In this case, you may need to convert the video or audio files to iPod/iPad/iPhone compatible formats (MP4, MOV, M4V, MP3, M4A, M4R, CAF). Syncios can also fix the problems. Syncios iPhone Transfer also features the functions as audio converter and video converter. It supports converting a vast range of audios/videos to iPad/Pod/iPhone compatible music/movies, including M2TS, MTS, AVI, MPEG, WMV, DAT, TS, MPV, NSV, MOV, QT, H261, H264, WMA, AAC, AIF, AIFF, AC3 and so on.
Note: If you are a Mac user, you can use Any Video Converter Ultimate for Mac to transfer audio/video/photo directly between Mac and your idevices such as iPod and iTunes. No need to synchronize your iPod/iPhone/iPad to iTunes anymore.