Free to recover iTunes playlist for iPhone, iPad, and iPod
With iTunes library, you can create music playlists to organize your favorite songs according to different genres, so it’s convenient to sync the music to your iPhone, iPad or iPod and enjoy on the go. However, if you have updated iTunes or moeved your iTunes music library you may find that your music playlists seem to have disappeared. Don’t worry, you can still recover them if you haven’t added any new content to your iTunes library, just follow below steps.
Recover missing iTunes playlists for Mac OS X and Windows
2.Open the iTunes music folder, on a Mac this is by default in ~/Music/ and in Windows it’s in \My Documents\My Music\iTunes\ or \Username\My Music\
3.Drag the file labeled “iTunes Music Library.xml” to your desktop
4.Darg the “iTunes Library” file to the desktop as well (make sure this is no longer in your iTunes folder at all)
5.Now relaunch iTunes
6.Before doing anything else, go to File -> Library -> Import Playlist
7.Now navigate to your desktop to the “iTunes Music Library.xml” file that ou placed there earlier and select it.
8.iTunes will recreate your playlists, and any iOS devices you have synced with iTunes will resync their playlists as well
Mac Data Recovery Software
Another way to recover deleted iTunes music playlist for Mac, download Data Recovery for Mac, which offers free trial. The Mac Data Recovery software helps you out in recovering lost or deleted music files from your iTunes as well as movies. All lost Mac data files can be restored due to accidental deletion, corruption, formatting, virus attack.
The great Data Recovery for Mac provides 5 powerful recovery options to help you thoroughly search, locate and restore files.
Lost File Recovery – Restore files deleted by Command + Delete or emptied from Trash, and lost files from formatted or corrupted partitions with original file name and structure tree.
Raw Recovery – Recover your files with a deeper scan.
Partition Recovery – Recover lost partition and data due to partition loss, partition deleting, and partition error.
iPhone Recovery from iTunes – Recover lost files of iPhone 5, iPad, iPad mini, iPod Touch, such as photos, videos, SMS, contacts, note, calendar and call history, from iTunes backup file, if they have been synced with iTunes.
Resume Recovery – Save your scanning result, and import to recover data later without a second scan.