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Last Update:

23 Jul 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Apple Inc.


itunes admin freeware cross-platform


This is not the latest version of iTunes available.

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Downloads of v


Software Author(s):

  • Apple Inc.

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

This is not the latest version of iTunes available.

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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:


Deployment Method:

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

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • 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 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. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade itunes -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" [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="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install itunes
    name: itunes
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'itunes' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  ''

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller itunes
    Name     = "itunes"
    Version  = ""
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'itunes':
  ensure   => '',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 23 Jul 2019.


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.


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.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$version = ''

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'iTunes'
  fileType       = 'msi'
  url            = ''
  url64bit       = ''
  softwareName   = 'iTunes'
  checksum       = '45D4C8C5ADC70A7F25DB4E548E5D1820884B24F241C0C3DE47FBDAD599CEDDB6'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksum64     = '7238cc7daf90a9afaf189888a04e2741484971486cc4c29b867c778f294211c3'
  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"

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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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
iTunes 111331 Wednesday, May 18, 2022 Approved
iTunes 71115 Wednesday, March 9, 2022 Approved
iTunes 110746 Friday, October 29, 2021 Approved
iTunes 44011 Friday, September 24, 2021 Exempted
iTunes 8702 Tuesday, September 21, 2021 Approved
iTunes 54665 Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Approved
iTunes 81101 Friday, April 23, 2021 Approved
iTunes 212286 Wednesday, November 18, 2020 Approved
iTunes 32957 Thursday, October 22, 2020 Approved
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