Playing back remote mp3 files

Jesse Sng jsng at
Fri Sep 24 04:00:59 EDT 2004

>Recently, Jesse Sng wrote:
>>  I'm trying to build a standalone browser that will allow the user to
>>  select from a list of mp3 files and then either stream or download
>>  them to his hard drive for local playback.
>>  What I'm trying to figure out now is what do I have to do to get the
>>  QT player to reference a file that's located on a web server? Which
>>  property do I set to specify that?
>The fileName property.  This can be set to a file path or a URL.

Thanks to all who replied to my question. I did eventually find that 
you could use a URL in the filename property. I had to do a little 
digging and eventually discovered that I could try that.


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