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itunes icon has disappeared, and I have no access to my itunes

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itunes icon has disappeared, and I have no access to my itunes acct.



what do you mean by the icon dissapeared?


did you check your control panel, programs?


Can you find it there?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
instead of the itunes icon on my desktop, there is a plain white folder. I did check the programs.... there is the word "itunes" but nothing comes up when I click on it

You said you tried to uninstall it and re-installing it again, what errors did you encounter when re-installing the itunes application?


Customer: replied 7 years ago.
it started the install, but when it was just about finished, an error box came up and said that I have insufficient privelages to support the download
what is the operating system you are using?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
vista home premium
which version of itunes are you trying to install
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I believe it is 8

Do you have any problem downloading the itunes from the apple website?

Did you try registering again with another email?


Can you confirm that you are logged in as administrator in windows?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Yes, I am logged in as the user... same as the administrator?

ok i need you first to check that itunes in uninstalled completly


Go to Start > Control Panel

In Control Panel, click Uninstall a program.

Select iTunes from the list of currently installed programs; click Remove or Uninstall.

Then restart your computer


when you go back again go to programfiles right click on the itunes folder and delete.

Restart your computer


Install the version from

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Can i just make sure of something, Do you have an antivirus installed?