iTunes for Windows 10: Installation Guide
- 2019-01-27 16:45
It’s not a secret that bugs may occur when you switch between platforms from today software giants Apple and Microsoft. And although both platforms have great apps for organizing multimedia files, it’s advantageous when software developers make versions of our favourite apps compatible with other platforms. iTunes is probably the most convenient media store and organizer, and many Windows users don’t want to replace it with dubious soft from other producers. If you want to have your iTunes library and iTunes login on PC, follow our Download and Installation instructions.
iTunes Download and Installation
Open up the browser you use on your PC and navigate to official Apple page. You can either enter ‘iTunes download’ in your search tap or go to www.apple.com/itunes/download. Click the ‘Download Now’ button at the bottom of the page and let iTunes download to your PC.
When the installation file is downloaded, click ‘Run’ and then ‘Next’. Set all the installation options the way they suit you and click ‘Install’. Click ‘Finish’ when the installation is over.
Creating iTunes login on PC
If you already have iTunes on other devices, logging into its Windows version is easy. Just open ‘Account’ option in the iTunes menu bar in the top-left corner, click ‘Sign In’, and enter your Apple ID credentials into the empty fields.
If you don’t have an Apple ID yet, don’t panic. You don’t need an Apple device to create one. Click ‘Account’ button in the iTunes menu bar, then click ‘Sign In’ and ‘Create New Apple ID’. After that Apple lets you know all the terms and conditions of using iTunes, read them and click the checkbox next to them, then ‘Agree’. After that enter your email address and create a password. Make sure your password is of high security and enter it again to verify. To make your profile more secure choose the security question below and type an answer to it.
You must provide your birth date to have access to all types of iTunes content and attach your credit card to the account to be able to pay for movies and music and add them to your iTunes library. You can enter your birth data right after password verification. Choose the day, month and year of your birth in the dropdown fields. Then choose to edit your payment information. Type your card number, its expiration date, and its security code. You will also need to enter your billing address and your phone number when you’re finished with the card information.
After filling in all the required fields, click ‘Create Apple ID’ to get a verification email. Enter your electronic mail client and verify the email, then click ‘OK’ button.
Authorizing iTunes on your computer means getting access to the library it shares with other devices. You can have up to five different devices authorized for one iTunes account. To authorize your Windows PC launch iTunes and click ‘Account’ in the menu bar on the top-left of your screen. Choose ‘Authorizations’, then ‘Authorize This Computer’. Enter your Apple ID password and click ‘Authorize’.
To deauthorize your computer, repeat all the steps from authorization instruction but click ‘Deauthorize This Computer’ instead of authorizing it.
Don’t Miss iTunes Possibilities
iTunes is a great app for bringing your media files in order. It’s quick, polished and absolutely free. Even if you’re an ardent Microsoft user and don’t have any devices from Apple, it’s worth a try.