Why does iTunes keep crashing in OS X Mavericks?

Episode 1069 (1:12:06)

Chris from Miami, FL

Chris upgraded to OS X Mavericks, and iTunes is now crashing a lot. Leo says that Mavericks is hit and miss. Leo recommends uninstalling and reinstalling iTunes and Quicktime. This will often solve it. If not, then Leo recommends backing up his data, then wiping the hard drive and reinstalling the OS.