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QuickTime with 98SE

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I'm re-doing my computer from scratch and am wondering what is the best version of QuickTime to install with Win98SE.

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You can use QuickTime Alternative.

It is QuickTime codec pack without player and work great on Win98SE.

Download QTA for W98SE HERE :lol:

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Developer page for QTM Alternative:

http://home.hccnet.nl/h.edskes/finalbuilds.htm#quicktimealt

All QTM versions [official + Alternative]:

http://www.mdgx.com/toy.htm#MED

* Apple QuickTime (QTM) Standard 16-bit + 32-bit Movie/Video/Audio Codecs,

Player, PIC Viewer + Plug-ins for Windows 3.1x/9x/NT4/2000/ME/XP/2003 (nag

freeware):

http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/standalone.html

- QTM v7.1 32-bit for Windows 2000/XP/2003 [21 MB]:

http://qtinstall.info.apple.com/lupin/us/w...meInstaller.exe

Adds H.264 High Definition (HD-DVD, HD-TV) movie/video + surround sound

Dolby Digital (DD, AC3) 5.1 playback.

- QTM v6.5.2 32-bit for Windows 98/2000/ME/XP/2003 [12.2 MB]:

http://qtinstall.info.apple.com/pthalo/us/...llInstaller.exe

- QTM v5.0.5 32-bit for Windows 95/NT4 [9.5 MB]:

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=120133

- QTM v2.1.2 32-bit for Windows/WfWG 3.1x [2.5 MB]:

ftp://ftp.aol.com/addons/apple/qteasy32.exe

Requires Microsoft Win32s 32-bit Extensions Add-on v1.30c [2.41 MB, free]:

http://downloads.pcworld.com/pub/new/busin...ment/pw1118.exe

- QTM v2.1.2 16-bit for Windows/WfWG 3.1x [2.32 MB]:

ftp://ftp.aol.com/addons/apple/qteasy16.exe

Plays QuickTime Movie (MOV), Video (AAC, AVI, MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4, 3GPP),

Audio (WAV), QuickTime/Cubic VR (QTV) etc.

WARNING: MS IE 5.5 SP2, 6.0 + 6.0 SP1 REMOVE Netscape-style plugins support:

http://support.microsoft.com/?id=303401

Internet based Apple QuickTime Movies can be viewed with these browsers ONLY

AFTER installing QTM 6/7:

http://www.mdgx.com/toy.htm#QTM

See "MS IE 5.5 SP2 + 6.0 FIX" in MYTIPS95.TXT (included) for more details:

http://www.mdgx.com/newtip21.htm#MI5S6F

QTM Movies Download Guide:

http://home.sol.se/michael/qtguide/

Unofficial QuickTime Alternative (no nag freeware):

http://home.hccnet.nl/h.edskes/finalbuilds.htm#quicktimealt

HTH

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I sort of found a solution for Quicktime on 98. I am sure that most of you know that the latest version of QT will not install on Win98/ME.

Check this out

https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/446/

and VLC(www.videolan.org), I imagine Mplayer for windows could also work.

Thank goodness for these projects.

I am curious if other know of media players that could work for quickime?

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QuickTime 6.5.2 shows everything it always did. I install QuickTime 2.1.2.59, reboot, then install QuickTime 6.5.2 and uncheck the tray icon, check to use defaults on Mime and File Types, and check to use General Midi on the music tab (so it'll use my Soundfonts instead of the Quicktime Synth).

So far no alternative's will play the newer format for video that QuickTime 7 and above have. But I've noticed recently that sites will now play at least the audio portions instead of simply refusing to play like they used to. Files using the older video format play normally.

I only install the older 2.1.2.59 because I have games that need that to be installed. I do the same thing on XP, but install the latest QuickTime instead of 6.5.2 of course.

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