QuickTime giving me trouble.

By i_am_a_newbie ยท 5 replies
Jan 18, 2007
  1. I can't install the newest version of quicktime because there's apparently an older one(non-functioning) that refuses to be removed.

    Is there some sort of program that will completely eradicate this program from my computer? Or is there some way I can get my browser(FireFox) to use an alternate program rather than QuickTime?
  2. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,443   +38

    What do u use Quicktime for? I hate it. I prefer using the K-Lite Mega Codec Pack instead, with its built-in Media Player Classic.
  3. Jesse_hz

    Jesse_hz TS Maniac Posts: 545

  4. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    If you have iTunes on your PC, that includes a crappy implementation of Quicktime.
    Uninstall iTunes and QT first, then install Apples full QT or the above Alternative, then re-install iTunes (without QT if it lets you).
  5. i_am_a_newbie

    i_am_a_newbie TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 170

    I try not to, but a lot of websites use QuickTime to play their embedded media.

    I'll look into it, will it replace QuickTime as the default embedded player?
  6. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    try using CCleaner to see if there's any rouge registry entries relating to your old quicktime..
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