There is no doubt about the fact that iTunes is a wonderful software. The software can be used for syncing the iPhone, iPad, and iPod. In addition to this, you can also connect your Apple Watch using the software. It is possible to backup and restores the device, update the device and buy music from Apple Store using iTunes. One of the shortcomings of the software is that it occupies a lot of space on the system and hence there are some people who do not prefer installing the complete suite of iTunes.
Do you know that there is a way to install the Driver for the iPad, iPod, and iPhone without having to install the iTunes? Well, there is certainly a way and here is how you can do it.
Steps to Install iPhone, iPad, iPod Driver without iTunes
- The first step is to download the executable file from iTunes from the Apple’s website. Ensure that you download the correct version of the software.
- Once the software is downloaded, you would have to extract the various files inside the package. This can be done using Winzip or WinRAR. So to extract the files, simply right click on the iTunes package and click on extract button.
- Now open the folder where you extracted all the files. Find a .msi file by the name of Apple Mobile Device Support. Double click on this file and go through the installation procedure. This will install the drivers for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod on your system.
- Now, if you connect your iPhone or any other Apple device on the PC then your PC will be able to recognize the device easily.
This is how you can install the iPhone, iPad and iPod driver on PC without having to install the complete iTunes.