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How to Transfer/Copy Files from iPad to PC

When you want to backup iPad files to PC, iTunes is always the first choice for most of iPad users. However, iTunes will backup all your iPad contents and settings. You can’t select files on iPad. You can’t view the backup file after backing up your iPad to computer. In this article, I will introduce you a handy program which can transfer or copy files from iPad to PC easily. You can view the files you transfer from iPad to computer easily. You can also select files to transfer.

We will use iOS Transfer software to transfer files from iPad to PC in this article. It allows you to select any file on your iPad and transfer files from iPad to computer easily. You can transfer music, photos, videos, movies, TV shows, Podcasts, ringtones, voice memos, playlists, contacts, messages, books and other files from iPad to PC easily.

Step 1. Connect to iPad to Computer

After installing this iPad File Transfer software on your computer, run it and connect your iPad to computer via USB cable. The software will detect your iPad and load your iPad to its interface. You can see the basic information of your iPad on the interface easily.

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Step 2. Transfer Files from iPad to PC

This software can transfer all files from iPad to PC with 1 click. Also you can select files from iPad and transfer them to your computer.

Transfer All Files from iPad to PC

At the bottom of the interface, you will find “To Folder” button easily. Click it and you need to select a location on your computer to save all the files on your iPad. After that, the software will transfer all the files from iPad to computer as soon as possible. When it finishes the transferring process, you can easily find your iPad files on computer and view them easily.

To Folder

If you just want to transfer certain files from iPad to PC, please read the following parts and learn that easily.

Transfer Contacts from iPad to PC

On the left side of the interface, you can find “Contacts” section easily on the data list. Click and enter it, you will see all your contacts on iPad. Select the contacts you want to transfer to computer and click “Export to” button and choose “Export to PC”. The software will transfer contacts from iPad to PC for you as soon as possible.

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Transfer Music/Videos from iPad to PC

If you would like to transfer music and videos from iPad to computer, follow this part. Go to the “Media” section from data list. You will see all the media files, such as music, movies, videos, voice memos, etc on your iPad. Through the top bar, you can filter the media files easily. Select “Music” or “Videos” and other data type, the software will list the data you want. Take Music for example. Click “Music” on the top bar and you will see all the songs on your iPad. Select all the music you want to transfer to computer from iPad. Click “Export to” button and select “Export to PC” on the drop-down list. The software will transfer all the selected music from iPad to computer for you. You can transfer videos and other media files from iPad to PC using the same way.

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Transfer Photos from iPad to Computer

Click “Photos” on the data list on the left side of the interface; you will see all the albums on your iPad. Find all the photos you want to transfer from iPad to computer and click “Export to” button and select “Export to PC”. The software will transfer photos from iPad to PC for your as soon as possible.

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You can easily transfer other files from iPad to PC with this transfer software. This iOS Transfer software will help you to transfer photos, videos, contacts, messages, ringtones, TV shows and other data from iPad to computer and from computer to iPad easily.