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How to Automatically Download Songs from Apple Music Library

By Tony Moton

December 14, 2018

Apple Music give us an access to stream 50 million songs with various genres such as Classic, Jazz/Blue, Rock and Roll, R&B, etc. and there is no doubt that Apple Music is more and more popular. As of May 2018, Apple Music has around 50 million paying subscribers. But some of these subscribers complain that it's not very convenient to download songs from Apple Music for offline listening as they need to manually add the music to Apple Music Library before downloading them to PC. But actually, Apple Music lets you automatically download songs from Apple Music Library to your devices. Keep reading to find out more.


Part 1. Automatically Download Apple Music Songs on Device

By following the below steps, songs added to your Apple Music Library will be automatically downloaded on your device.

Step 1: Click on "Settings" on your device.

Step 2: Scroll down to find "Music" option and click on it to go to Music settings.

Step 3: Switch the Automatic Downloads button to "ON". After that, Apple Music will be automatically downloaded to your device once the music has been added to your Apple Music Library.

Note: If you want to remove a downloaded song, then you use 3D touch or long-press the track and select "Remove" and "Delete from Library".

Automatically Download Apple Music Songs

Part 2. Keep Apple Music Songs Downloaded after Canceling Subscription

Except that, there are some important information about Apple Music that you should know. That is you can play the songs you downloaded from Apple Music offline but that doesn't mean the songs can be available for playback after you cancel your subscription. Then how to keep Apple Music songs permanently even after canceling Apple Music subscription? Today, let me show you the best solution, which is to remove DRM and rip the songs to MP3. That means you need a professional DRM removal tool and Apple Music ripper, TuneFab Apple Music Converter is such an all-in-one tool.

TuneFab Apple Music Converter is a reliable and efficient Apple Music DRM removal tool and audiobook converter. It enables you to convert Apple Music to multiple formats such as MP3, AC3, M4R, M4A and more at 16X fast conversion with original quality preserved so that you can convert Apple Music to MP3 Player or other modern devices. Therefore, before ripping Apple Music, you need to download and install it on your computer.

Step 1. Register the Software

It's an optional step, but if you want to save the complete converted file, then don't skip this step because the free trial version only allows you to save the first three minutes of each song. To register, you need to enter the registration code you received and click "Unlock" button on the pop-up window. After that, you can get started on converting Apple Music for keeping them permanently.

Register the Software

Step 2. Select Apple Music Tracks

On the left side, find the relevant playlists category and then click on it. After that, you can scroll down the song list on the song section to find the song that you want to convert and then select it by ticking the box. Or you can search the song by entering the song name on the search bar.

Select Apple Music Tracks

Step 3. Adjust the Output Parameters

You can find "Output Settings" and "Metadata" sections under the song section. To adjust the output parameters, just select the "Output Settings" section. As you can see, you are allowed to change the output format, output folder, codec, bit rate, sample rate, etc. However, once you select the output format, the other profile settings will be adjusted automatically in accordance with the chosen output format.

Besides, you can change the conversion speed. Just click on "Options" to open the "Preferences" window, then move the button to change the conversion speed as you like.

Adjust the Output Parameters

Step 4. Convert Apple Music to MP3

At last, you can click on "Convert" button on the menu bar to start the conversion. To check the conversion progress, you can see the progress bar on the pop-up window. When the conversion is completed, then you can find the converted songs on the output file.

Convert Apple Music to MP3

Part 3. How to Stop Apple Music Auto Downloading Music

Though Apple Music can automatically download the songs by following a few steps as mentioned above, sometimes, you may want to stop Apple Music auto downloading music as your device constantly runs out of room. Well, in order to stop that, you are supposed to go to "Settings" > "Music" and then move the button of "Automatic Downloads" of "OFF" position.

Just a few steps, you can automatically download songs from Apple Music Library or stop Apple Music auto downloading music. But for those who want to keep the tracks downloaded from Apple Music, you had better remove DRM and rip the tracks to MP3 by TuneFab Apple Music Converter.

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