Q: "I'm trying to transfer songs from iPad to new computer. I tried to sync it many times, but no use. All I learnt is you can copy music from computer to iPad, not vice versa, is that right? What's more, I also need to backup my iPad music and video files back to new computer."
iTunes should get your songs off iPad on computer automatically when you sync. In iTunes preferences you nominate the folder where you want your songs synced. But if you also want to sync your iPad songs and videos to new computer, iTunes seems to be inconducive. To make things worse, iTunes will erase your iPad music files that your iTunes library don't have.
So, if you want to make your iPad backup easier or you are an inexperienced Apple users, we recommend you to use a third-party software. iPad to PC Transfer is a good choice.
Guide: How to Transfer iPad Songs to New Computer?
Step 1: Connect iPad to new computer
Make sure that you have installed and launched iTunes. After your iPad connected to computer, Launch the program you will see the following UI. Normally, the program will search the device automatically, It will automatically search your iPad infomation.
Step 2: Select songs to transfer
There are many playlist on your iPad. You can transfer any music you like to new computer. You can click one of the music playlist and the select the songs you want to export.
Step 3: Transfer songs from iPad to new computer
Click Export button then choose "Export to Disk Only" as the following form. The software will soon begin to transfer iPad songs to new computer.
Tips: When the software is started, it will modify the automatic synchronization of music/video to manual synchronization between iPad and iTunes.
Now you have got how to transfer songs from iPad to new computer. Hurry up try it by yourself.