QuickTime is a media framework developed by Apple. It is mostly known for its QuickTime Player, which is available for Mac OS X and Windows platforms.

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Create a watermark in a separate track with FFmpeg

I have a PNG (alpha) file and a video file. I want to create a video in which the first track is the image and the second track is the video (PNG over video). The problem is that the PNG doesn't ...
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How does firefox chose which plugin to use?

I have written a plugin which allows the user to view multi-page TIFF images within firefox. The problem is that Quicktime also thinks it can view TIFF images. How does Firefox chose which one gets ...
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How to detect the real download link for a embedded quicktime video? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Youtube and Google video downloaders ? How to save QuickTime movie trailer files? ...
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Recovered video files won't play

I have an SD card with pictures and video which malfunctioned. I was able to recover the files with Photorec. The pictures are OK, but wen I try to open the vide files (*.mov extension) in get the ...
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How to programmatically flip a QuickTime movie metadata attribute from one kind to another

I have about 1,700 QuickTime movie files (some have .mov extension, most do not; it's not important, all are seen by the system as "QuickTime movie" and that's what they are) in an organized folder ...
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QuickTime Player: “cannot open http://… because it is not a valid URL.” due to pipe character

A URL for a video stream from some news website I'm trying to load contains pipe characters (|). Although this media URL loads fine inside the flash video player of the website, as well as in VLC, ...
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Is it true that QuickTime on Windows cannot Trim, but QuickTime on OS X can?

In QuickTime on OS X, I can see a Trim function on the menu bar: Edit -> Trim This can let a user select the begin and end of the video and "Save As" a new one, but on Windows I don't find ...
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Quicktime won't install on Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

I am trying to install quicktime (actually just need iTunes..but then iTunes needs qt), but it fails. There seems to be a problem with the folder C:\Program Files(x86)\QuickTime\ - Quick Time wants to ...
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Applescript save command for QuickTime Player

I've installed the Perian addon for Quicktime so it can open .flv files, and then I can save them as .m4v or .mov. I'm trying to make an Applescript to convert from .flv to .m4v automatically by ...
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Cut/Copy/Paste in Quicktime X

In Quicktime 7 it was super easy to make a selection with in/out points and cut/copy/paste that video. How do you achieve that functionality in Quicktime X? I see Trim mode - that's only a small ...
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How to use custom soundfonts in Snow Leopard?

In previous OSX versions I could put custom SF2 soundfonts into ~/Library/Audio/Sounds/Banks and then select which soundbank to use in Quicktime. After upgrading to Snow Leopard I noticed that ...
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Snow Leopard: Turn off embedded QuickTime auto play

Since upgrading to Snow Leopard, any QuickTime movies embedded in a web page auto play after a short amount of time. I recall that there used to be a QuickTime plugin setting to turn this off, however ...
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.MOV file has audio synchronization errors in any editor but plays fine in VLC

I have a .mov file with H.264 1080p video and raw 16-bit PCM audio that I need to edit (remove a portion of). The original file plays fine in Gnome's movie player and VLC but as soon as I open the ...
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NVCPL.DLL in RunDLL can't be initiated on startup

I got a new computer and installed Windows 8. But everytime I start up I get this message: (Couldn't post the images because of my low reputation. But here is what they said) Was in Swedish, ...
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How can I combine two audio tracks within the same .mov file?

I used Skype and Ecamm Call Recorder to record a podcast. Based on my last experience where I had a problem with echoing from my computer speakers into the mic, I decided to use headphones and a USB ...
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No video shown in MOV files when played in VLC on Linux

Files with the .MOV extension are great with their tiny size! I'm trying to play these files on Linux using VLC, as it's a great cross-platform application, but the problem is that NO video is shown ...
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QuickTime plugin not available for Firefox 9 on OS X?

I'm trying to watch an embedded video in QuickTime format, but there is no QuickTime plugin in Firefox 9.01 on Mac OS X Lion v10.7.2. It says: Additional plugins are required to display all media ...
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VLC jumpy when playing MP4 with SRT file

I am a bit of a technophobe and haven't had a mac for long so please bear with me... I have an MP4 file and an SRT file (Subtitles) that I want to play together using VLC. They are saved in the same ...
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How to get QuickTime Player 7 to save its export settings?

I'm trying to get QuickTime Player 7 on Mac OS X 10.6.4 to save its export settings so I can batch convert some MKV movies to M4V (MPEG-4). I've already exported a movie using the settings I want. ...
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quicktime recording: only a region? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to crop Screen Recordings under Snow Leopard? The newest QT has a feature to record or capture the current screen. My iMac 27 is too big if I want to record the ...
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QuickTime not looping wav file correctly

I am trying to play a wav file on a loop in QuickTime 7.6.4 on Windows. The wav file plays correctly the first time through but plays only a snippet of the file on subsequent loops. The sound is ...
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How can I use Quicktime to record my screen with sound?

I know how to do a screen capture with audio. I already installed Soundflower. I select the output to Soundflower, and I set the setting on my Quicktime. My question is...how can I also listen to ...
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.mov files recovered with TestDisk won't play properly

I accidentally deleted some .MOV files from a FAT32 formatted SD card. Using Testdisk I was able to recover all the files, however, they don't play properly. They'll play for the correct length of ...
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Metadata editor for quicktime (.mov) files

My photo camera records video as .mov files. They have some metadata (in the XMP format?), which I can read using exiftool. For example, to get only the metadata related to dates/times I can do: $ ...
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Trimming videos - quicktime vs. mplayer/ffmpeg stack

I have several mp4 video files (H.264, AAC) from which I want to trim a few seconds at the beginning and the end. I used Quicktime Player 7 and MPEG Streamclip for this. The generated files are a bit ...
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How to make a MediaMonkey decode .MOV files?

I did search the MediaMonkey forum and didn't get any answer. I installed MediaMonkey and QuickTime. Everything works except .mov files. I installed K Lite 32-bit and 64-bit, but that did not not ...
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what is missing in this ffmpeg statement to create a working video conversion

I want to convert videos to a format that my camera reads with ffmpeg. I have some sample videos from the camera and analyzed them with mplayer -frames 0 -identify DSCN0001.mov and with ffprobe ...
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.MOV video compressed with PNG has no alpha channel

I have a QuickTime file .mov with alpha channel compressed with PNG codec. What I need is to create smaller version of this file using ffmpeg. Everything works except new mov has no alpha (Adobe After ...
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Video taken on iPhone showing up as black when opened in Quicktime, but fine when opened in VLC?

I took a video on my iPhone 4S upside down. I searched around the Internet and found a post stating that Apple's QuickTime Pro can losslessly rotate/flip videos. First of all, is this definitely the ...
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Where does a Quick-Time powered application store changes to the user interface?

I have downloaded an application written with the Quick Time library (for Windows 7). The application does not need an installation: just unzip it in a directory and run the program. It works, but I ...
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How can I get my Logitech HD Pro Webcam C910 to record video with audio in 1080P or 720P on my Macintosh?

So I need to know how to get this camera to give me all the resolutions it has on my OSX machine. I am running Lion 10.7.3 right now, I have audio hardware that is preventing me from upgrading to ...
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Reindexing Quicktime file … how?

I have a video file (.mov > QuickTime) which was recorded with an HD camera. One of the problems with this camera is that when the battery dies, it doesn't finalize the video file correctly... which ...
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how to choose an audio track when playing a movie with quicktime?

I have a file with multiple audio tracks (translated + original). with VLC I can simply press 'L' to switch between them. can't find anything when using quicktime.
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Quicktime Plugin 7.6.6 shows up in my firefox, but not for other users

If I log in with my admin account and open firefox > plugins, I see the Quicktime extension installed. But I do not see this extension installed if I log in with a non-admin account on the same ...
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How to get QuickTime player to open a non-standard video stream?

On some sites there are video streams, such as this one, that I can open and view well using VLC, but on QuickTime player it doesn't load at all. How can I view it on QuickTime Player? (particularly ...
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Aside from uninstalling, is there any way to make Apple's browser plugins not choke my PC?

Apple's browser plugins have, for a long time now, been equatable with terrible browser performance. I'd rather not simply uninstall them though because sometimes (although rarely) I will come across ...
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QuickTimeInstaller causing me buckets of issues

Today I saw this message: After it installed and I rebooted, I was getting the Blue Screen of Death every few clicks. So...to resolve, I restored to a Restore Point when all was working, 2 days ...
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gray screen with Itune bought movies

I have been watching movies on Itune for a while now, so this is a new problem. This gray screen has appeared in the last two movies I rented. It doesn't appear when I rent TV shows. I contacted apple ...
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URIs for QuickTime X

Apple lets you Stream video over HTTP with their new tech, but is there a URI scheme to open the .m3u8 files from a browser in Quicktime X? (ie. Open as a URL, rather than downloading and attempting ...
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ffmpeg - creating DNxHD MFX files with alphas

I'm struggling with something in FFMpeg at the moment... I'm trying to make DNxHD 1080p/24, 36Mb/s MXF files from a sequence of PNG files. My current command-line is: ffmpeg -y -f image2 -i ...
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Batch-convert iphone MOV videos to a Windows-friendly format? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Batch convert videos from MPG to AVI My iPhone records videos in Apple's MOV format. I do all my media management on a PC where MOV is cumbersome. I would like to ...
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How do you start QuickTime on the Mac?

I don't see QuickTime in my Applications folder but I thought it's installed on every Mac (I have a new Macbook Pro). How do I start it?
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Change filetype association on OS X?

Quicktime X does not want to play certain MPG files. How do I change the default to be VLC?
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Change bitrate of MP4 file

I have to change the bitrate of MP4 files on Mac OS X. What's the best tool to do this conversion? Am I able to do it with QuickTime?
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SFTP upload breaks file

I run into a strange problem when uploading a .mov video file to a remote sftp location: The problem is that although the local video1.mov is playable, the remote one throws a -2048 error while ...
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Is there a way to hide my finder desktop while making a screen recording in MacOS X Snow Leopard

My desktop has lots of icons, but it's a distraction when I make a screen recording. I use the built-in screen record feature in Quicktime X. Aside from moving them all to a folder, how can I easily ...
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FFmpeg can't convert MOV to FLV

When i try to convert a .mov file to .flv i get this type of output. I get error Invalid sample format '(null)' Error opening filters!. When I convert .avi or .mp4 I get no errors. I'm on ...
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Does QuickTime on Windows support HTTP Streaming?

Does QuickTime 7.6.9 (latest available on Windows) support HTTP Streaming? I'm looking to add HTTP Streaming support for our IIS hosted application but looking at the examples from Microsoft's ...
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Why is the “Time” for a track listed as “Not available” in iTunes?

I ripped a number of CDs into iTunes. I noticed that several of the tracks do not play, and they list "Not available" in the Time column of the track list. The file exists on disk, but it will not ...
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no sound playing quicktime on windows 7

I just bought and downloaded a bunch of video tutorials in quicktime (.mov), but to my distress they play without sound. Other videos on my computer play sound, even quicktime files I made myself got ...