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Whats the best program to watch movies? And that can play all the latest codecs and formats? I used to use media player 9 with CCCP codec pack, but not sure about mac. Thanks.
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I use VLC for just about everything.

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I'll second VLC. Also, Quicktime with the Perian codec package is pretty decent too.

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VLC all the way
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Both are great. There is also a Windows Media Player for Mac available for free from Microsoft. Divix, Xvid, RealPlayer... all are available for Mac via free download. Have fun!

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I am going with VLC also its simple and it plays everything
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Both are great. There is also a Windows Media Player for Mac available for free from Microsoft.
They decided to let Flip4Mac be the replacement. Also note that MS DRM content is a no go.

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