More Movie Difficulties

Chipp Walters chipp at
Mon Jul 8 17:28:01 EDT 2002


I could be wrong, but my understanding is that RR uses QT to play .avi
movies. In otherwords, without QuickTime, avi movies cannot be played. I
don't think RR or MC supports playback except through QT.


PS you can alway include a QT installer on your CD-ROM.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: use-revolution-admin at
> [mailto:use-revolution-admin at]On Behalf Of Mike Brown
> Sent: Monday, July 08, 2002 6:01 AM
> To: use-revolution at
> Subject: More Movie Difficulties
> Hello,
> I am still having problems displaying avi movies in Rev on Windows (98,
> 2000, ME) systems on a consistent basis.  My avi movies will play on a PC
> through the Windows Media Player, but once imported into Rev, will not
> display with the "play movie" command.  I can not locate any detailed
> information on movie playback in the Rev documentation.  What is
> the proper
> format and codec for displaying video on the Windows OS?  Where is
> documentation on this located?  ... please, No QuickTime (Not widely
> supported on Windows).
> Thanks,
> Mike
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