What is iTunesHelper.exe?

iTunesHelper.exe is part of iTunes and developed by Apple Inc. according to the iTunesHelper.exe version information.

iTunesHelper.exe's description is "iTunesHelper"

iTunesHelper.exe is digitally signed by Apple Inc..

iTunesHelper.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files\iTunes\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about iTunesHelper.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on iTunesHelper.exe:

Product nameiTunes
Company nameApple Inc.
File descriptioniTunesHelper
Internal nameiTunesHelper
Original filenameiTunesHelper.exe
Legal copyright© 2000-2019 Apple Inc. All rights reserved.
Product version12.10.3.1
File version12.10.3.1

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameiTunes
Company nameApple Inc.
File descriptioniTunesHelper
Internal nameiTunesHelper
Original filenameiTunesHelper.exe
Legal copyright© 2000-2019 Apple Inc. All rights r..
Product version12.10.3.1
File version12.10.3.1

Digital signatures [?]

iTunesHelper.exe has a valid digital signature.

Signer nameApple Inc.
Certificate issuer nameSymantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
Certificate serial number31b1b08c8899ca883ce1b0f17d56403b

VirusTotal report

None of the 71 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the iTunesHelper.exe file.

None of the 71 anti-virus programs detected the iTunesHelper.exe file.

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Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to ituneshelper.exe:

ituneshelper.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

ituneshelper.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

iTunesHelper has stopped working.

End Program - ituneshelper.exe. This program is not responding.

ituneshelper.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

ituneshelper.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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