iTunes is a media player with the help of which one can manage the playing queue of music, films. It was developed by Apple and is shared on macOS and Windows OS for free. iTunes gives access to iTunes Store and allows to buy music, films and applications for iOS and books, as well as to transfer the data from the computer to the device and vice versa and locate the device. Transferring the files directly from the computer is not possible, therefore iTunes – is a necessity for Apple users. It can be downloaded from the official site of the company.
However, this tool can be used not only to organize the audio and video content. iTunes functionality can be also useful for testing as well as for preparation for it. It can help:
- to view the device information;
- to update iPhone/iPad/iPod software;
- to synchronize the device with a PC and obtain the crash log files of the application;
- to install the application using the .ipa files.