Thread: Media Player for Intel IMac
04-17-2006, 12:11 PM #1moefergGuestMedia Player for Intel IMac
Any suggestions for a multi-purpose media player for the Intel Imac???
04-17-2006, 12:37 PM #2
itunes... quicktimeMac Pro (Early 2009) 8 Core 2.26 GHz, 6 GB Ram, 640 GB Drive. Dell 2408WFP.
04-17-2006, 06:42 PM #3It's all good.
04-17-2006, 08:22 PM #4
I'm looking forward to a public real release of the intel builds of VLC. The nightly builds work fine however.
04-18-2006, 10:22 AM #5moefergGuest
04-19-2006, 12:46 PM #6mbp23456Guest
two ways to make this work
and btw.. on a MBP runing XP.. works great (at work have to use XP apps)
WMVs will run in safari if you run safari through rosetta only (in preferences in safari)
MS will not be releasing a new player in universal i heard
they will eventually release the patch to play then in quicktime for intel
but as of today.. the only way to do it is to switch safari to run throuh rosetta... try it... for me it was only slightly noticably slower
04-19-2006, 05:20 PM #7moefergGuestOriginally Posted by mbp23456
04-20-2006, 08:27 AM #8mbp23456GuestOriginally Posted by moeferg
this is from the aple site... this is generic for any app and seems plenty clear to me... however... if you want more specific instructions you'l find them here:
04-20-2006, 03:05 PM #9moefergGuest
I got it...Thanks!
04-21-2006, 01:54 PM #10moefergGuest
OK, I checked the Rosetta box and I don't think it's working yet. I tried to view a video from CNN and it said I didn'th ave the right meida player plug-in. I tried to download it and after it started I got an error that said the Flip4mac Intel version wasn't available yet. Any further suggestions.
04-21-2006, 02:52 PM #11
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Same with me.
04-24-2006, 10:13 AM #12moefergGuest
Any other suggestions?
05-09-2006, 03:34 AM #13
05-09-2006, 09:05 AM #14
05-12-2006, 01:36 PM #15pthurstoGuestMore help?Originally Posted by mbp23456
Can you be really specific on how to switch safari to run through rosetta. i went to preferences in safari and can't find anywhere to make such a switch. I admit, i'm pretty inarticulate with this stuff ... but I'd sure appreciate some help. I want to listen to Stephanie Miller online and can't find a way to do it on this amazingly awesome computer. Thanks.
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