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Posted on 2011-02-14
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Hello Experts,

I never had this issue when installing iTunes

The installation hangs exactly here:
Status: Registering iTunes automation server

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By the way, are you installing on PC or a Mac?
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On a Desktop PC
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Try turning off your virus software and spyware protection and then installing.
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Ok, i donwloaded iTunes v 10.1.2 from the Mac website...
Now according with the site you suggested, i must install QuickTime separatelly,
if so, base on the version of the iTube ive donwloaded, then what version of the
QuickTime should i get and where can i get it? thanks.

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Or try downloading and installing the standalone version of QuickTime from http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/. Be sure you download the version that does not include iTunes. Then once you have done that, try installing iTunes.
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Quicktime 7.6.9
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Thanks strung :-)

Just like that other asker said it,
doing the seperate install of QuickTime and iTunes has worked fine,
i am now done with the installation of iTune.

Thank You strung :-)
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