Technical Tips
How To Install and Configure  iTunes on Ubuntu

Apple  has not released or provided Linux/Unix version for iTunes yet. But using emulation software like PlayOnLinux , we can install iTunes software on Ubuntu Linux.


PlayOnLinux is a graphical tool to run windows-based applications(specially games ) on linux platform. The system provides wrapper shell scripts with a .pol filename extension which specify the configuration of Wine needed in order to install and run a particular application. PlayonLinux is basically a graphical frontend for Wine.


To Install PlayonLinux on Ubuntu 12.04/Ubuntu 12.10 ClickHere..


In this tutorials we are assuming that PlayonLinux is already installed on your Ubuntu Machine. 


Configuration Steps of  iTunes


Step:1  Download the itunes software from  the URL


Step:2  Now Access PlayOnLinux (Applications ---> Games ---> PlayOnLinux)

Follow the Instructions like mentioned new virtual drive Name..



click on Install a  Non-Listed Program


Step:3 Browse the iTune Setup file , in my case I have used  64 bit iTunes



Click On Next , you will see the below screen.




Step:4  After clicking On Next , we will get the below screen



Click On Install


Step:5 Once we click on install , setup will copy all the necessary files , as  shown below


Step:6  Once the installation is completed successfully we will get the below screen , click on finish



Click on  Agree iTunes Software License.  A Short-cut will be created on your Desktop or you can access iTunes from PlayOnLinux.


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