Had one of those head screws the last few days with this one.
As soon as i run iTunes on my customers laptop with 4 GB ram and a dual core processor the system slows almost to a halt. I’ve looked at everything. I’ve uninstalled iTunes and re-installed it three or four times, tried updating the system with Sony updates and windows updates and all the other things that i could think of. Nope still hogs the processor. I tried a 32 bit version on a 64 bit machine, nope. No malware or viruses on the system. Nothing i did worked until i found this page…….
Where some users suggested that there is a winsock error.
Simply follow the following instructions.
Click All Programs
Right click on Command Prompt
(choose Run as Administrator) type in ‘Netsh winsock reset’ without the ‘
Restart your computer
Try the store again.
You should also notice that the processor has settled down and you can use the computer normally Happy days and three days of searching for the answer. Hope it helps someone….