Suppose you have a huge library to store MP3 files and many other formats, or you want to listen to music on Apple Music or podcasts through iTunes right on your Windows operating system. In that case, you need to download and install iTunes for your computer or laptop.
What is iTunes?
iTunes was released in 2003. Apple iTunes is the best way for us to sync data between Apple machines and our Windows computers. On Windows 10, you can download the latest version of iTunes through the Microsoft Store. On Windows 7, 8.1, we will download it directly on Apple’s homepage.
Configuration required to use iTunes
- Computer: Using Intel or AMD processor (minimum 1GHz) that supports SSE2
- RAM: 512 MB or more.
- Operating System: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 (32 and 64-bit)
- Size: 400 MB.
How to download and install iTunes for Windows 10
How to download iTunes on Windows 10 PC is quite easy, you can follow the steps below to do it:
Step 1: Go to the home page of iTunes. Depending on your computer’s operating system, iTunes will automatically suggest the appropriate download method.
Step 2: Under “iTunes for Windows“, click the button Get it from Microsoft then you will be redirected to the Microsoft page.
Step 3: Click the Free download button, then select Open Microsoft Store (Open Microsoft Store) when a pop-up window appears.
Step 4: In the Microsoft Store, click the Install or Get button, then click the Sign in button to log in to your Microsoft account and start the download (if you don’t have a Microsoft account, click the No button, thanks).
Tip: You can directly open the Microsoft Store right on the Start Menu, then type iTunes in the search box in the right corner of the Microsoft Store and then download it as usual.
Step 5: After downloading iTunes, click the Launch button to open it.
Step 6: On the iTunes Software License Agreement window, click Agree.
Step 7: On the Welcome screen, click Agree if you agree to share the Library’s content with Apple or click No Thanks to decline.
Step 8: Click Sign in to the iTunes Store, then enter the account and password of the AppleID account. If you do not have an Apple ID account, click the Create new Apple ID button to register an account to use iTunes right on Windows 10 operating system.
Step 9: Connect iPhone, iPad, iPod with iTunes and start using.
How to download and install iTunes on Windows 8/7
On Windows 8.1 or Windows 7, you can download it right from Apple’s homepage.
Step 1: Go to the Apple iTunes download page, then scroll down and search for the version of iTunes that matches your operating system and click the Download button at that version.
Step 2: Select the download location, then find and open the iTunes installer.
Step 3: Then click the Install button to proceed with the installation. After the installation is complete, click Finish.
Note: You may be asked to restart your computer after the installation is complete.
Step 4: Once the iTunes software is open, follow its instructions to start using iTunes. If you have an iTunes account, click Create new Apple ID to log in to the account.
How to copy and transfer music from Windows 10 to iTunes
Step 1: Open iTunes from the Start Menu, taskbar or desktop.
Step 2: Click File => Add Folder to Library.
Step 3: Search and select the folder containing the music on Windows you want to add to iTunes. Click the Select Folder button.
You can do it repeatedly until all the songs on your computer have been transferred to iTunes.
Just now is a short article that introduces how to download and install iTunes for Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 computers. Hope this article will be useful to you if you have any questions related to it. , please leave a message in the comments section below.