Quicktime controller does not work

Scott Rossi scott at tactilemedia.com
Thu Feb 3 23:07:48 EST 2005

Recently, Sivakatirswami wrote:

> I have a stack that uses a quicktime player to run .mp3 audio files
> using quicktime. I  have set the player to always buffer, visible, and
> show controller. But the controller bar does not work.. you cannot grab
> the thumb (smallround ball on the slider bar of the controller) and
> move back and forth in the talk...
> I grabbed all that player objects, put it in a new stack with only a
> button to "start player "theTape"  to eliminate any of my scripts
> interference... still the controller doesn't let you move it back and
> forth.
> What's strange is.. I've been using this stack in various forms, from
> when it first was created in Supercard, nearly 10 years ago, ported to
> metacard then to Revolution and, I remember in earlier versions of
> Revolution, the player control *did* work...

You could try setting the alwaysBuffer to false.  This is the property that
usually affects playback performance anyway.


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, Development & Design
E: scott at tactilemedia.com
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