How to Install iTunes on a Flash Drive

By Catherine Hewson

Although flash drives are generally used to access files from any computer, they can also be used to keep a portable program on hand to be used with multiple computers. If you are looking to have a portable copy of iTunes, you'll find that installing iTunes on a flash drive is the best way of doing this. Installing iTunes on a flash drive merely requires selecting the correct destination directory during the installation process.

Step 1

Download iTunes by visiting Apple.com/itunes.

Step 2

Connect your flash drive to the computer's USB port.

Step 3

Double-click the iTunes installation file to launch the iTunes installation wizard. Click "Next."

Step 4

Click the button next to "I accept the terms in the license agreement." Click "Next."

Step 5

Click the "Change..." button next to "Destination Folder."

Step 6

Click the drop-down menu under "Look In:" and select your flash drive as the destination for your iTunes installation. Click "OK."

Step 7

Click "Install" to begin installing iTunes on your flash drive. Click "Yes" when asked if you want to allow iTunes to make changes to the computer.

Step 8

Click "Finish" to complete the process of installing iTunes on your flash drive.