As we all know, One of the failings of iTunes is the inability to transfer playlist from iPod to PC. You even can't find any of your iPod files on PC at all. Apple did so by design to keep iTunes customers from copying their contents and protect their copyright.
That is understandable. Actually, we need a third-party transfer software for help. Due to high speed and powerful function, here recommend you the Cucusoft iPod to PC Transfer after testing dozens of similar transfers.
Note: For your budget, we highly recommend you to choose iStonsoft iPod to computer app, to transfer iPod to computer with free.
The full version of iPad/iPhone/iPod to pc transfer can:
Recover, backup, restore iPod files
Transfer files between iPods, iPads and iPhones
Transfer iPod songs, videos, photo, podcast playlis from your iPod (any model) back to your pc/itunes.
Guide: How to transfer playlist from iPod to PC?
Step 1: Connect iPod to PC and Launch iPod to PC transfer. Then the program will search the device automatically. If the device is enabled, the files (songs/movies/photos) will be shown in the list.
Step 2: Select playlist to transfer from ipod to PC, then Click the Export button.
Step 3: After you clicking the Export button, the following window will pop up, you can choose transferring to computer or iTunes directly. You can set the output folder at Advanced->Options before transferring...
Step 4: When the transferring finished, the following window will pop up. It shows that how many files have been done. You can click the OK button to view the playlist transfered from ipod to pc.
Ok, you have transferred playlist from iPod to PC, just enjoy it.
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