.m2v files

Discussion in 'Mac Help/Tips' started by Styles, Jul 29, 2002.

  1. Styles macrumors newbie

    May 5, 2002
    San Diego, CA.
    Can anyone tell me why I can't open a .m2v file in quicktime? I ripped a DVD using OSEx, but alas, I cannot open the .m2v file for the life of me. I have done everything that I read in this article, up to the part that says "open .m2v file in quicktime". Someone out there HAS to know. Right? Heres that article:

  2. Beej macrumors 68020


    Jan 6, 2002
    Buffy's bedroom
    You have to have the QT6 component "QuickTimeMPEG2.component". You can get it from the Apple Store. I think it's $29.

    Alternatively, you can d/l vlc from www.videolan.org.

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