Downloads:

2,044,555

Downloads of v 12.12.1.1:

42,947

Last Update:

24 Sep 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Apple Inc.

Tags:

itunes admin freeware cross-platform

iTunes

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12.12.1.1 | Updated: 24 Sep 2021

Downloads:

2,044,555

Downloads of v 12.12.1.1:

42,947

Software Author(s):

  • Apple Inc.

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
iTunes 12.12.1.1

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This Package Contains an Exempted Check

Not All Tests Have Passed


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Exemption:

Requires Windows 10

Details

Scan Testing Exemption for this package version only:

File too large to be scanned

Details

To install iTunes, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade iTunes, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall iTunes, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade itunes -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade itunes -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure itunes installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: itunes
    state: present
    version: 12.12.1.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'itunes' do
  action    :install
  version  '12.12.1.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: itunes,
    Version: 12.12.1.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller itunes
{
   Name     = 'itunes'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '12.12.1.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'itunes':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '12.12.1.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install itunes version="12.12.1.1" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package is exempt from moderation. While it is likely safe for you, there is more risk involved.
Description

iTunes is the best way to organize and enjoy the music, movies, and TV shows you already have and shop for the ones you want to get. It's home to Apple Music, which gives you unlimited access to millions of songs, curated playlists,1 and Beats 1 radio, hosted by Zane Lowe and a team of acclaimed DJs. Enjoy all the entertainment iTunes has to offer on your Mac and PC.

Notes

This package installs iTunes, the required Apple Application Support component, Apple Mobile Device Support and Bonjour, but not the Apple Software Update component. The latter is intrusive and thus probably undesirable for many user because it recommends unnecessary additional software from Apple.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$version = '12.12.1.1'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'iTunes'
  fileType       = 'msi'
  url            = 'https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/itunes12/002-06910-20210923-55AE9DCC-1CC3-11EC-916B-326B1236DAE3/iTunesSetup.exe'
  url64bit       = 'https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/itunes12/002-06911-20210923-55ADFFE8-1CC3-11EC-8F53-336B1236DAE3/iTunes64Setup.exe'
  softwareName   = 'iTunes'
  checksum       = '30BD56C7B1467EBFEB7EF01458F5D14F83E9B0C1CB84B73A10EB4B98413E55A1'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksum64     = '3eade4a71cf3678f413b9a4ff29853580ee9b97b121f7410ed136cbdfd56effc'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  silentArgs     = "/qn /norestart"
  validExitCodes = @(0, 2010, 1641)
  unzipLocation  = Get-PackageCacheLocation
}

$app = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageArgs.softwareName | Select-Object -first 1

if ($app -and ([version]$app.DisplayVersion -ge [version]$version) -and ($env:ChocolateyForce -ne $true)) {
  Write-Host "iTunes $version or higher is already installed."
  Write-Host "No need to download and install again"
  return;
}

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

$msiFileList = (Get-ChildItem -Path $packageArgs.unzipLocation -Filter '*.msi' | Where-Object {
  $_.Name -notmatch 'AppleSoftwareUpdate*.msi'
})

foreach ($msiFile in $msiFileList) {
  $packageArgs.packageName = $msiFile.Name
  $packageArgs.file = $msiFile.FullName
  Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
}

Remove-Item $packageArgs.unzipLocation -Recurse -Force -ea 0

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
iTunes 12.12.0.6 8679 Tuesday, September 21, 2021 Approved
iTunes 12.11.4.15 54619 Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Approved
iTunes 12.11.3.17 81036 Friday, April 23, 2021 Approved
iTunes 12.11.0.26 212201 Wednesday, November 18, 2020 Approved
iTunes 12.10.10.2 32627 Thursday, October 22, 2020 Approved
iTunes 12.10.9.3 35412 Thursday, September 17, 2020 Approved
iTunes 12.10.8.5 45650 Friday, July 31, 2020 Approved
iTunes 12.10.7.3 53213 Friday, May 22, 2020 Approved
iTunes 12.10.6.2 28409 Friday, April 17, 2020 Approved
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