How to Use Apple Music on Windows 10

Listen to Apple Music online or in iTunes on Windows

What to Know

  • Visit the Apple Music Player website and sign in with the Apple ID and password for your Apple Music subscription.
  • Open iTunes, select Music in the drop-down box, and click Browse to sign in with your Apple ID and password for Apple Music.

This article walks you through two ways to listen to Apple Music on your Windows 10 computer and already assumes you already have a subscription to the service. So, put your Apple Music subscription to good use by listening with the Apple Music Player online or iTunes.

Listen to Apple Music Online

You can listen to your favorite songs with the Apple Music Player in any browser, not just on iPhone and iPad.

  1. Open your browser and visit the Apple Music Player website. On the top right of the window, click Sign In.

    Apple Music Player website and with Sign In button highlighted.
  2. Enter the Apple ID and password for your Apple Music subscription. Hit Enter or the arrow to the right of your password.

    Sign in with your Apple ID and password
  3. For two-factor authentication, have your Apple device handy. Enter the code you receive on that device and into the prompt in your browser.

    Enter the verification code you receive on your Apple device
  4. If you are asked to trust your browser, click Trust. If you change your mind, you can click Not Now or Don’t Trust.

    Click Trust for your browser
  5. Once you’re logged in, you’ll see the navigation on the left. So you can jump to your Library or a Playlist. You can also check out Listen Now, Browse, and Radio.

    Apple Music online

When you finish with the Apple Music Player, you can sign out by clicking your profile photo or initials on the top right and selecting Sign Out.

Listen to Apple Music in iTunes

With iTunes on Windows, you can listen to your favorite Apple Music songs, browse for something new, or pop on a cool radio station

  1. Open iTunes and sign in if necessary. You can do this by clicking Account > Sign In from the menu bar. Enter your Apple ID and password and click Sign In.

    Sign into iTunes if necessary
  2. On the top left, choose Music in the pull-down box. Then, click Browse at the top center.

    Music item highlighted in the pull-down menu along with the Browse tab highlighted in Apple Music.
  3. The first time you sign into Apple Music in iTunes, you may receive a pop-up message advertising Apple Music. Click Already a subscriber.

    The Already a Subscriber button highlighted on the Apple Music ad.
  4. Enter the Apple ID and password for your Apple Music subscription and click Sign In.

    Enter the Apple ID and password for your Apple Music subscription
  5. You’ll then be asked if you’d like to merge your library with the iCloud Music Library. Click Merge Library or Not Now per your preference.

    Choose to Merge Library or pick Not Now
  6. You will then see the Welcome to Apple Music screen with a summary of what you can do with your subscription. Click Continue.

    The Continue button highlighted on the Welcome to Apple Music intro screen.

After you sign into your Apple Music subscription in iTunes the first time, you won’t have to go through these steps each time. You can simply log in with your Apple ID and password if you happen to log out when you close the application each time.

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