Minimized movies don't play in the Dock anymore

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Nick G, Oct 28, 2009.

  1. Nick G macrumors member

    Oct 15, 2009
    I've noticed that in Snow Leopard when you minimize, for example a Quick Time movie to the Dock, the movie doesn't carry on playing like it used to. Instead it shows a freeze-frame of the last part of the movie before it was minimized.

    It's not an important feature but I was wondering about the reason for this change.
  2. ziggyonice macrumors 68020


    Mar 12, 2006
    Rural America
    This hasn’t worked for a long time, since 10.5.0, I believe.
  3. DPB17 macrumors 6502

    Jul 29, 2008
    Ireland, unfortunately.
    Same here.
  4. Nick G thread starter macrumors member

    Oct 15, 2009
    Thanks for the replies. My old Mac has Panther on it so I missed the changes in Tiger & Leopard. It was a nice touch to see a minimized icon still playing a movie in the Dock.

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