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  1. #1

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    Jun 03, 2007
    MIME files pleeease help!
    basically i cannot access any of the videos on websites such as, or even ones from the bigbrother website, as this message comes up

    The page “Channel4 - Player” has content of MIME type “application/x-mplayer2”, but you don’t have a plug-in installed for this MIME type. A plug-in should be available on this page:

    is there anything i can do to fix this problem, i want to watch these shows online! any help will be appreciated thankyou!!

  2. #2

    snoslicer8's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 18, 2006
    Saint Louis, MO
    15" Unibody MBP 2.4 Ghz C2D, 2 GB RAM, 250 GB HDD, 320 GB Time Machine HDD, 1 TB Ext Media Drive
    Sounds like you need to install Flip4Mac, which is a Quicktime plugin that allows you to play WMV files...a lot of videos on the web are encoded in this format.
    MacBook Air Unibody Core i5 1.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, iPhone 4S 32 GB White

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    walmartconnect's Avatar
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    Oct 13, 2006
    Blacksburg, VA
    13'' Macbook w/ 2Ghz Core Duo, 2GB DDR2, 250GB HD, 10.5.4. iPod Touch.
    snowslicer is correct.

    Here is a list of what flip4mac supports as far as MIMEs are concerned.


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