Problems With Latest QT 7.1.3 and MC/Rev - Read Up!

Trevor DeVore lists at
Mon Sep 18 12:06:34 EDT 2006

On Sep 17, 2006, at 10:20 PM, Dar Scott wrote:

> This checking the checkbox can be done in the standalone app: one  
> can change the preference with an external or AppleScript or maybe  
> by changing the preference file itself maybe, but the application  
> would still have to restart, disrupting the user experience.  Since  
> the procedure has to disrupt things, a notification dialog can be  
> shown.  That is not so bad if that happens usually at most the  
> first time.  This could also be done in an installer, where  
> notification is given.
> I made an external to make some system preferences changes long  
> ago, so I feel confident that that can be done.  I had to deal with  
> authentication back then, so this shouldn't be as hard.

Someone posted code to the QuickTime-API list that demonstrated how  
to turn off the preference.  Search the archives for "QT 7.1.3 Flash  
enable fix".

Trevor DeVore
Blue Mango Learning Systems -
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