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iTunes Fix: iTunes Has Stopped Working Error

November 01, 2016 12:30 pm / Posted by Jenefey Aaron to iTunes Tips
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"Update iTunes to 12.6 this morning and iTunes ran for a few seconds and then crashed, giving the message "iTunes has stopped working" with a button to close the program. Does anyone know how to fix iTunes has stopped working?"
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When iTunes has stopped working error message appears, you can't access your favorite multimedia content or enjoy your favorite tracks and videos. The reasons for this error can be missing files on iTunes library or incompatible iTunes system. Here we've rounded up the possible solutions to help users fix iTunes has stopped working after install or update effectively.

Method 1: Resolve iTunes’ Conflict with the QuickTime App

iTunes and QuickTime both are media players and sometimes they have conflict issues that prevent the iTunes app from launching on the computer. Here’s how to resolve that issue:

Method 2: Resolve the Incompatible Language’s Problem

Sometimes the issue is caused when iTunes uses a language that is not fully compatible with the operating system of your computer. In such case, you can do the following to fix the issue.

Method 3: QTMovieWin.dll Missing Error with iTunes

If the QTMovieWin.dll is missing on your computer, then the iTunes app can throw the stopped working error. You can resolve the issue by downloading the file and placing it in the appropriate folder on your computer. Here’s how to do exactly that:

Method 4: Fix iTunes Stopped Working With Free Tenorshare TunesCare

Whenever iTunes stopped working when syncing or restoring iPhone, you can always try Free Tenorshare TunesCare, the professional iTunes fixing software to solve all iTunes syncing problems by repairing corrupted iTunes library. Free download and fix your iTunes within simple clicks.

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By now, you must have fixed iTunes not working error successfully. If you still have any further questions, leave us a message below.

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