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How to fix "secure link to itunes store failed"

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How to fix "secure link to itunes store failed"

I am Vinod. I will try my best to help you resolve this issue.

When do you get that message - while accessing the store or when you went for the network diagnostic test?

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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
If I try to log into iTunes store nothing happens. I got the message when I went for the diagnostics. Thanks, Rob
Hello Rob,

did you mean when you click on the itunes store, you are getting a blank white screen?

Also, how long have you been facing this issue?

Thank you
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Not a blank screen, iTunes just doesn't open.

Let's try a complete uninstall and reinstall of itunes.

Go to the control panel and uninstall itunes, quicktime, apple software update, apple mobile device support, apple application support and bonjour. Then restart the computer and install itunes from

If that does not work,

In windows vista, click on your start menu, go to accessories, right click on the command prompt icon and choose "run as administrator". Once it opens, type in the following command...

netsh winsock reset

Now try to open itunes.

let me know whether this helps

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