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<solved...well sort of>30 minutes to install itunes?

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It's been 30 minutes since i tried to install itunes for the ipod i just purchased.
and it's still going...

what could be run or does this usually take this long?

Im running win 7 64 bit SP 1 and the intunes im installing is 64 bit as well.

Installation is on my sig rig..

Any helps?

P.S please dont flame me for buying an ipod..
Edited by tian105 - 5/27/11 at 10:39pm
post #2 of 14
You need more than 1 core i7, I'd say at least three if you wanna do it in a couple minutes...


EDIT: lol, joking aside, try redownloading the install or restarting your pc, thats taking much longer than it should, mine only took like 10 seconds....by the way nice build...;P
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ugh itunes, once youve updated your ipod i recommend using another program, and no tahts not normal an instal for me takes 15mins tops
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DANG IPOD USER. Just kidding, it usually take me about 20-30 minutes with the download/ install.
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I tried installing iTunes on my mom's new laptop, but it got stuck too. I think the installer for the latest 64 bit version is broken. Luckily I haven't been updating the iTunes on my sig rig.
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DANG IPOD USER. Just kidding, it usually take me about 20-30 minutes with the download/ install.
Yeah I used to use Windows Vista and it took me around that, I now use Ubuntu which has rhythm box
post #7 of 14
uh itunes never installs right on a pc, there are alternatives i use Mgtek Dopisp for sycning music it plugs in to WMP.
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Yeah but how are those programs for syncing contacts and apps and books, etc, etc? I've tried a million different media players, but in the end I always found myself going back to itunes for how simple it was to use.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MooCwzRck View Post
You need more than 1 core i7, I'd say at least three if you wanna do it in a couple minutes...


EDIT: lol, joking aside, try redownloading the install or restarting your pc, thats taking much longer than it should, mine only took like 10 seconds....by the way nice build...;P
Quote:
Originally Posted by MooCwzRck View Post
You need more than 1 core i7, I'd say at least three if you wanna do it in a couple minutes...


EDIT: lol, joking aside, try redownloading the install or restarting your pc, thats taking much longer than it should, mine only took like 10 seconds....by the way nice build...;P
ROFL you got me at first.. installation finished as we speak. it took 40 minutes.. which was 3x longer than my OS install lol. thinking if something was wrong with my HDD? hope not.,



+ rep for everyone tried to help
post #10 of 14
It usually takes 20 to 30 minutes for a download/update. Damn Apple
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