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Windows 7: Alternative to Quicktime?

13 Jan 2009   #1
front243

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Alternative to Quicktime?

Are there any alternative downloads to Apples Quicktime that will play .MOV files? I prefer just a codec that will play the movies inside WMP if possible.

I found "Quicktime Alternative" via google but it does not seem to work in Win 7 x64.


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13 Jan 2009   #2
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Try Quicktime Alternative 2.7.0, I have it installed on x64.
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13 Jan 2009   #3
AUX

XP, Ubuntu and Windows 7
 
 

VLC!
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13 Jan 2009   #4
momalle1

Windows 7, Windows Vista Ultimate, Ubuntu 9.04
 
 

GOMPlayer
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05 Mar 2009   #5
netomx

Windows 7 Professional x86
 
 

K-lite codec packs?
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03 Aug 2009   #6
nomadgamer13

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

either of the above mentioned can do the job... just choose 1... :)
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03 Aug 2009   #7
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Nomad

Again these guys posted in Jan, and march. check the dates if you are unsure

Ken
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23 Aug 2009   #8
Verminaard

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 MSDN Retail (Genuine-Activated)
 
 

Sorry to bump an old thread but I am having a similar problem with QT Alternative and didn't want to create a separate topic. I use QT alternative to DL the HD trailers content from Apple's site (Apple - Movie Trailers), before 7, it was downloading the trailers without any problems. But now when I try to download, it only downloads 23.8K and of course it does not play anything. I have tried 2.7, 2.8 and 2.9 all resulting the same. I am not sure whether it's Apple changed something on their site or it's happening because of QT Alt & Win 7 incompatibility?

Thanks in advance to all who responds
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24 Aug 2009   #9
Corpsecrank

Win7 64bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Verminaard View Post
Sorry to bump an old thread but I am having a similar problem with QT Alternative and didn't want to create a separate topic. I use QT alternative to DL the HD trailers content from Apple's site (Apple - Movie Trailers), before 7, it was downloading the trailers without any problems. But now when I try to download, it only downloads 23.8K and of course it does not play anything. I have tried 2.7, 2.8 and 2.9 all resulting the same. I am not sure whether it's Apple changed something on their site or it's happening because of QT Alt & Win 7 incompatibility?

Thanks in advance to all who responds
The QT Alt is compatible but there are so many reasons it may not be working that it's anyone's guess really.

My suggestion would be to find a different program for the job and see if it works. If it does not then maybe it is the site.
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25 Aug 2009   #10
sirdan

Win Xp/7
 
 

What browser are u using? QTA 2.9.2 and FF3 trailers play. In IE i can only download by movdownload tool.
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