Help with itunes and quick time

IT wont let me open my itunes now i get a pop up saying that my quicktime is to old 7.1 or something which i thought was upto date and it says it requires 7.1-7.3 and to reinstall itunes. So i guess my question is, do i have to unistall my itunes ( will i loose all my songs) or is there an easier way.
THANKS

let's try swapping out your QuickTime instead.
head into your Add/Remove programs. uninstall QuickTime.
Next, we’ll manually remove any leftover program files and folders.
1. On the Start menu, click My Computer (or double-click My Computer on the Desktop).
2. In My Computer, open Local Disk.
3. Open Program Files.
4. Right-click on the QuickTime folder and click Delete from the shortcut menu.
5. Navigate to C:\Windows\system32\.
6. Remove the files QuickTime.qts and QuicktimeVR.qtx.
7. Restart your computer.
next, we'll get a fresh copy of QuickTime into your PC by doing a repair install of itunes.
switch off antivirus and antispyware applications prior to the repair install.
go into Add/Remove and select itunes. click "Change" and then click "Repair".
if the repair install goes through okay, restart the PC and try launching itunes again. does it launch properly now?

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