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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Nov 28, 2008
    2.16 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo / Version 10.6.2
    Which plug in do i need??
    When i try to open a video on a website it says:

    Safari can’t find the Internet plug-in.

    This page has content of MIME type “application/x-mplayer2”, but you don’t have a plug-in for this MIME type. This page may have the plug-in for you to download and install:

    Which plug-in do i download??

    THanks a bunch!

  2. #2

    bobtomay's Avatar
    Member Since
    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '11 1.8 i7 4GB 10.10; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.10; 5s & 5c
    Make sure you have Flip4Mac and Perian installed.

    You might need Silverlight for Netflix movies.

    After those, I'd be pretty leary of any thing else for watching web content.
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

  3. #3

    hughvane's Avatar
    Member Since
    May 18, 2008
    Banks Peninsula, New Zealand
    MacMini 2.4, 8 Gb, OS 10.10 and 10.6; MacBook 2.4, 4 Gb, OS 10.6.8
    Do you have Flip4Mac? Windows Media® Components for QuickTime. The plug-in you refer to is for Windows. F4M handles a lot of Windows media.

    As a workaround, you may need to use a different browser, eg. FireFox. Reports suggest that it deals with streaming media better than Safari.

    Check this out too: X mplayer 2 free download (Mac)

  4. #4

    Member Since
    Nov 28, 2008
    2.16 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo / Version 10.6.2
    It looks like it was Perian that i needed, works now!

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