This list collects 5 free Mac iPod File Transfers to help you copy music, songs, video, rating, pictures, playlist, etc files from iPod back to Mac and iTunes, They are totally free without any limitation. I have scanned them with McAfee, they are all safe without any virus and spyware.
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YamiPod is a freeware application to efficiently manage your iPod under Mac OS X, Windows and Linux. It can be run directly from your iPod and needs no installation. Take a look at the feature list to find out what it can do and feel free to suggest anything that might be missing. Here's a brief description of the features in YamiPod:
stand alone program, no installation required
iPod is automatically recognized
mp3 and AAC files can be copied to/from iPod
read/write access to mp3 id3 and AAC infos
playlist support (On-The-Go included)
playlists import (PLS,M3U)
playlists export (PLS,M3U)
full unicode support
auto-download new versions
advanced song import/export settings
2 restore features
built in music player
2 search features
remove duplicated tracks
find lost music files
easy ratings edit
PC to iPod synchronization
automatically update song playcounts
News RSS and podcasts to iPod upload
export song lists to HTML or plain text files
multiple iPods support
iPod to Mac Transfer is perfect and powerful Mac iPod transfer software which makes it much easier to manage your iPod freely. It offers the function of iPod to Mac transfer of music, photo, video, movie, podcast and TV program. Besides file transfer from iPod to Mac, iPod to iTunes and Mac to iPod transfer are also available.
Backup music and videos from iPod/iPhone to Mac
Support All Series of iPod including iPod Touch, iPod Nano, iPod Classic, iPod Shuffle, Video iPod, iPod Mini, iPod Photo, even iPhone.
Copy files from Mac to iPod/iPhone, Transfer music, movie and photo from local folder on Mac to iPod, and copy music, movie to iPhone.
Manage multiple iPods with one computer at the same time. Support managing 26 iPods and one iPhone at the same time. You can directly exchange files among them to share music and movie by drag-and-drop.
Copy music from other computer to your iPod without erasing your iPod files
One iPod can sync with only one iTunes, but this iPod Transfer can transfer music from other computer to your iPod without deleting the song and video on your ipod.
Best iTunes Alternative for Mac
You can use it to put music and video to iPod on Mac, no need iTunes anymore.
Easy to use
With its intuitive and easy interface, you can copy and backup iPod files easily.
Download Free Mac iPod File Transfer - iMacsoft
Floola is a freeware application to efficiently manage your iPod (any model supporting iTunes except iPhone and iPod touch). It's a standalone application that can be run directly from your iPod and needs no installation under Mac OS X (10.3.9 or newer!). Manage Music, Videos, Podcast and Photos all in one simple app, anywhere on any computer. Here are the features of Floola:
Cross plattform: Works on any Windows (98 and above), any Mac and any linux distribution with GTK installed.
Copy, add and extract songs to and from iPod.
Playlists, Easily manage, import and export (m3u, pls) playlists.
Web videos, add files to iPod just copying the page url
Lyric support even on older iPods (3G and above).
Easily find duplicated songs on iPod.
Easily find songs lost in your iPod.
Add artwork to your songs easily.
Convert audio and video incompatible formats
Did a software mess up your iPod? Fix it!
Play iPod's music.
Download Free Mac iPod File Transfer - Floola
Mac iTunes Alternative is a smart Mac iPod transfer software, transfer iPod music and videos from iPod to Mac and iPod to iTunes easily and smoothly. Meanwhile, it's also a Mac to iPod transfer tool which can transfer iPod music and video files from your Mac to iPod. Here are the key features:
iPod to Mac and iPhone to Mac
The Mac iPod transfer software makes it possible to transfer files from iPod to Mac and iPhone to Mac in a few seconds for backup.
Mac to iPod and Mac to iPhone
Easier than iTunes to transfer music, videos and photos from Mac to iPod and Mac to iPhone with the Mac to iPod transfer software.
iPod to iTunes and iPhone to iTunes
Easily transfer all music and videos from iPod to iTunes, iPhone to iTunes on Mac to enrich your iTunes library.
Transfer among several iPods
Simultaneously manage up to 26 iPods simply by drag-and-drop to share your files with folks and friends.
Copy between iPod and iPhone
Transferring music, videos and photos between iPod and iPhone can be done with the Mac iPod/iPhone transfer.
The iPod transfer for Mac allows you to create a new playlist to add music, videos and photos for quick access.
Download Free Mac iTunes Alternative - TunesGo
Songbird is an open-source customizable music player that's under active development. Here are the key features:
Media Importing, Add media to Songbird by importing from your file system or iTunes.
Media Playback, Songbird supports MP3, FLAC, and Vorbis on all platforms; WMA and WMA DRM on Windows; and AAC and Fairplay on Windows and Mac.
Display the currently playing track's album art and write new artwork back to the file. Automatically fetch missing album art from the web.
Create dynamic playlists that automatically update based on criteria you set.
Songbird runs on Windows, Linux and Mac.
Over 25 completed, community-contributed localizations and growing!
Quickly setup Songbird for the first time.
Make Songbird your own by choosing from dozens of different skins feathers.
Browse, organize, sort and search your media.
Songbird is getting better everyday thanks to its open platform and growing developer community.
Download Free Mac iPod File Transfer - Songbird