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Missing iTunes.msi

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bangell Calculating status...
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iTunes.msi missing - How do I reinstall it?

Windows 7
  • brandonjones1980 Level 1 Level 1 (30 points)
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    Jun 12, 2012 7:46 AM (in response to bangell)

    I would try downloading Itunes again, and running the setup.  If it offers to do a repair, choose that option.  If it does not offer it, just continue with the install.

  • b noir Level 9 Level 9 (71,990 points)
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    Jun 12, 2012 3:53 PM (in response to bangell)

    Download the Windows Installer CleanUp utility from the following page (use one of the links under the "DOWNLOAD LOCATIONS" /___sbsstatic___/migration-images/186/18629129-1.gifthingy on the Major Geeks page):

     

    http://majorgeeks.com/download.php?det=4459

     

    To install the utility, doubleclick the msicuu2.exe file you downloaded.

     

    Now run the utility ("Start > All Programs > Windows Install Clean Up"). In the list of programs that appears in CleanUp, select any iTunes entries and click "Remove", as per the following screenshot:

     

    Cleanup removing itunes.png

     

    Quit out of CleanUp, restart the PC and try another iTunes install. Does it go through properly this time?

  • LAL55 Calculating status...
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    Jun 9, 2013 6:31 PM (in response to bangell)

    I had the same problem.  Don[t bother with the 'Windows Installer Clean-Up' because Microsoft has discontinued it.  Instead use 'Fix-it' for the problem.  It cleared up the problem and even uninstalled iTunes for me.  Go here to use this utility: http://support.microsoft.com/mats/Program_Install_and_Uninstall - hope it works for you!

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