From i Tunes 10.5 onwards Apple no longer bundles Quicktime as part of the i Tunes installer (see for details).
As of V1.013 the Copytrans Drivers Installer product does not warn you if it cannot find/install Quicktime from the i Tunes installer set being used.
Take the time to enable it though, you’ll be happy you did.
This is often a more reliable way to get an i OS update immediately, sometimes i Tunes will time out during the download when an i OS update has just been released, this is probably due to server overload.
Putting music on your i Pod using Windows normally require having to use i Tunes, which can be a real pain in the but if you hate using extra software for something that should be as easy and dragging and dropping.
But using a cool trick, you can add music to your i Pod in the easiest way possible without being bogged down with i Tunes.
Apple i Tunes has been redesigned, and figuring out the new interface can be a bit daunting.
Copying playlists to an i Phone, i Pad, or i Pod is a bit different depending on the version you are using.