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How can I reinstall the itunes icon on my desktop? I updated itunes and the only place that I see itunes are in the control panel on the add and delete programs. There are three users on computer and the icon is only on one.

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Explore your pc, goto program files / find the Itunes folder / find the itunes .exe file / right click on it and send to - desktop

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It seems that while installation you selected the option "only for the current user" instead of all users. now you have two options the first one is easy log-in through the user which has itunes on the desktop copy the shortcut and browse to c: documents and settings ,users browse the other users folder open desktop and paste the shortcut in that folder. If this works its easy for you or else you will have to uninstall the app and re-install it while keeping in mind selecting for all users during installation.

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When i download itunes on my vista home premium acers aspire laptop, all my desktop icons convert into itunes icons and only run itunes. HELP!


go to the control panel select default programs. select itunes on the left and choose defaults for this program. let it load the list and then untick the boxes

Dec 02, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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Need help with downloading i tunes on ipod--says I already have old apple program and I can't delete it


Hello,

Go to Control Panel > Add/Remove programs, select iTunes and click on uninstall. If this does not work go to My Computer > C:(assuming iTunes is installed on this drive) > Program Files > (Folder where iTunes is installed). There you should have an 'uninstall' icon. Double click on it.

Note that you must have Administratot rights to (un)install programs.

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Itunes cannot open . error code is -50. even after reinstalling everything new.


Do you have Norton Security? It could be blocking it.
Uninstall Norton and try AVG antivirus. Norton is a horrible program, I've had bad experiences.
Or disable any antivirus or firewall you have and try running iTunes.
Or try this.
1. Go to Control Panel --> Add or Remove Programs --> iTunes --> Remove
...uninstall the program completely and restart your computer
2. Go to Control Panel --> Add or Remove Programs --> QuickTime --> Remove
...uninstall the program completely and restart your computer
3. Go to My Computer --> Local Disc --> Program Files. Once in Program Files you will see the iTunes and QuickTime folder and you will want to delete the iTunes folder and the QuickTime folder. Right click on the iTunes folder and select delete and confirm the deletion. Do the same for QuickTime.
4. Restart your computer
5. Disable all features of any anti-virus program such as Norton or McAfee
6. Open Internet Explorer or which ever internet program you use and go to http://www.apple.com/itunes/download/ and download the iTunes+QuickTime program. *Do not do any modifications in the download of the program.* Just download the program by doing the usual "Next" clicking.
7. Once iTunes is finished downloading, double click on the Shortcut Icon on the desktop. iTunes should open with a large square box and you have to click "Agree."
Should be good to go.

Mar 17, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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My itunes just stopped working one day and now i can not reinstall it on my computer


Learn how to completely uninstall iTunes, QuickTime, and other essential software components from your Windows XP PC.
How ToFor Windows Vista or Windows 7, see this article.
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In some rare instances, it may be necessary to remove all traces of iTunes, QuickTime, and related software components from your computer before reinstalling iTunes.
Use the Control Panel to uninstall iTunes and related software components in the following order:
  1. iTunes
  2. QuickTime
  3. Apple Software Update
  4. Apple Mobile Device Support
  5. Bonjour
  6. Apple Application Support (iTunes 9 or later)
Important: You may see various alert messages if you uninstall these applications in a different order or only uninstall certain components.
For detailed steps on removing and reinstalling iTunes and related components on Windows XP, refer to the following steps:
Removing iTunes Note: iTunes Store purchases or songs imported from CDs are saved in your My Music folder by default and are not deleted by removing iTunes.
  1. Quit iTunes.
  2. From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.
  3. In Control Panel, open Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Select iTunes from the list of currently installed programs, then click Remove.
  5. When asked if you would like to remove iTunes, select Yes.
  6. After the uninstallation is complete, do not restart your computer if you are prompted to.
  7. If other program entries were listed for iTunes in Add or Remove Programs, remove those as well.
  8. In Add or Remove Programs, remove any iPod Updater applications that are listed in the same fashion as iTunes was removed.
Removing QuickTime
  1. Quit QuickTime Player.
  2. From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.
  3. In Control Panel, open Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Select QuickTime from the list of currently installed programs, then click Uninstall.
  5. When asked if you would like to remove QuickTime, click Yes.
  6. After the uninstallation is complete, do not restart your computer if you are prompted to.
  7. If other program entries were listed for QuickTime in Add or Remove Programs, remove those as well.
Removing Apple Software Update
  1. Quit Apple Software Update.
  2. From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.
  3. In Control Panel, open Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Select Apple Software Update from the list of currently installed programs, then click Uninstall.
  5. When asked if you would like to remove Apple Software Update, click Yes.
  6. After the uninstallation is complete, do not restart your computer if you are prompted to.
  7. If other program entries were listed for Apple Software Update in Add or Remove Programs, remove those as well.
Removing Apple Mobile Device Support
  1. From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.
  2. In Control Panel, open Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select Apple Mobile Device Support from the list of currently installed programs, then click Uninstall.
  4. When asked if you would like to remove Apple Mobile Device Support, click Yes.
  5. After the uninstallation is complete, do not restart your computer if you are prompted to.
Notes: Do not manually delete the Mobile Device Support folder located at C:Program FilesCommon FilesApple. Use Add or Remove Programs as described in the steps above.
Removing Bonjour
  1. From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.
  2. In Control Panel click "Add or Remove Programs."
  3. Select Bonjour from the list of currently installed programs then click Uninstall.
  4. When asked if you would like to remove Bonjour click Yes.
  5. After the uninstallation is complete do not restart your computer if you are prompted to.
Removing Apple Application Support (iTunes 9 or later)
  1. From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.
  2. In Control Panel, open Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select Apple Application Support from the list of currently installed programs, then click Uninstall.
  4. When asked if you would like to remove Apple Application Support, click Yes.
  5. After the uninstallation is complete, do not restart your computer if you are prompted to.
Verify iTunes and related components are completely uninstalled
  1. Restart your computer.
  2. After the computer restarts, open Local Disk (C:) located in Computer or whichever hard disk your programs are installed on.
  3. Open the Program Files folder.
  4. Right-click the iTunes folder, choose Delete, and choose Yes when asked to confirm the deletion. Note: This folder may have already been deleted if iTunes was successfully removed.
  5. Right-click the iPod folder, choose Delete, and choose Yes when asked to confirm the deletion. Click Continue if Windows needs confirmation or permission to continue.
  6. Right-click the QuickTime folder (if it exists), choose Delete, and choose Yes when asked to confirm the deletion. Click Continue if Windows needs confirmation or permission to continue.
  7. Right-click the Bonjour folder (if it exists), choose Delete, and choose Yes when asked to confirm the deletion. Click Continue if Windows needs confirmation or permission to continue.
  8. Open the Common Files folder.
  9. Right-click the Apple folder (if it exists), choose Delete, and choose Yes when asked to confirm the deletion. Click Continue if Windows needs confirmation or permission to continue.
  10. Open Local Disk (C:) located in Computer or whichever hard disk your operating system is installed on.
  11. Open the Windows folder.
  12. Open the System32 folder.
  13. Right-click the QuickTime file (if it exists), choose Delete, and choose Yes when asked to confirm the deletion. Click Continue if Windows needs confirmation or permission to continue.
  14. Right-click the QuickTimeVR file (if it exists), choose Delete, and choose Yes when asked to confirm the deletion. Click Continue if Windows needs confirmation or permission to continue.
  15. Right-click the Recycle Bin and choose Empty Recycle Bin
Reinstalling iTunes and related components After verifying that iTunes is completely uninstalled, you should download and install the latest version of iTunes.
Additional Information iPodService.exe Alert Follow these steps if the message, "Cannot delete iPodService.exe: It is being used by another person or program" appears when you try to delete the iPod folder.
  1. Make sure that iTunes and the iPod Updater utility are not open.
  2. Press and hold Control-Alt-Delete. Select Start Task Manager.
  3. Click the Processes tab.
  4. Locate "iPodService.exe" in the list.
  5. Click "iPodService.exe" and choose End Process.
  6. Quit the Task Manager.

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I am misinig a file to acsess my itunes after charging a bad ipod


Are you missing the icon for itunes ?

Did you try Start > all programs > itunes ?

If the application is missing from both location

Check : Start > control panel > add remove programs - For the itunes program in the list ( programs & features for vista/ 7)

- if it is located here I would remove and reinstall from the apple website

** Note you will not lose any content by uninstalling & reinstalling itunes *

Jun 02, 2010 | Apple iTunes

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The registry settings used by I tunes drivers for importing and burning cd?s and dvd?s are missing. This can happen as a result of installing other cd burning software. Please reinstall itunes. Any new...


Hi there,
Just reinstall Itunes again, you do it in this way :
Go to "Start" and then "control Panel" and then "Add and remove programs". Here you find the icon were it is writed ITunes, highlight it and choose to uninstall it.
Uninstall Itunes, reboot the computer, install itunes, thats it :O)

Have a nice day
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Oct 11, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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No sound except from warning sounds.


go to control panel again and click the "device manager" and seek for sound, video and game controler (speaker icon) -->click "+" whill show u is the hardware work properly or not, if not work properly will signity with "?" --> right click and click update driver
(if u have cd sound card driver do it while cd software inserted)

or reinstalling your sound card device software

open control panel-->double click add new hardware icon and follow instruction if ask are conected with the hardware click yes then next.. that way wil show u waht sound card type of yours -->
note : the "?" icon is the hardware need to a driver and not yet be installed..

i hope this will solve ur problem


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IPOD VIDEO 30GB WITH ERROR MESSAGE


I found this on the ipod forum on Apples website. See their site for any further assistance.

Sometimes you can resolve it by doing the following:
- Download the .exe file from Apple.com/iTunes
- Go to Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs
- iTunes > Remove
- Open C:\Program Files (default location)
- Find "iTunes" (default folder name)
- Shift + Delete > OK
- Run a registry cleaner, such as PC Tools Desktop Maestro, to remove all old shortcuts and registry keys no longer valid on your computer.
- Start > Shut Down > Restart your computer
- Run the iTunes install program

This should fix the problem, however may require also to update your Windows software (update.Microsoft.com) and download the latest Visual Basic Runtime executable. One time during my clean reinstall the iTunes software mentioned an error with a vb run executable and couldn't continue the install until I found it online.

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Sound problem


If you're talking about Windows XP, the volume control is available from the Control Panel under Sounds and Audio Devices; place a check-mark by the Place Volume in Task bar.

If you don't have Win XP, you can try to reinstall your sound icon by going to Control Panel -> Add / Remove Programs, Windows Setup tab and then double click the Multimedia icon and place a checkmark on Volume Control. If it's already there, take the checkmark off, then click OK. Then go back in again and place the check mark on.
This will hopefully reset it.

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Iphone


Reinstall iTunes - quickest way to fix this problem. If this does not work, uninstall iTunes and Quicktime. Reboot. Reinstall iTunes.

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