Problem with codec!!

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  1. cnotethegr8 macrumors newbie

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    i just bought a macbook pro. i have a lot of clips in .mov format that are 1080i60. any ways every time i try to watch/convert them i can hear the .mov but can never see the image. can someone please tell me what i need to fix this! its driving me crazy. and my friend just bought a refurbished macbook and the clips work on his...
     
  2. UltraNEO* macrumors 601

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    Perian

    google it:p
     
  3. iLog.Genius macrumors 601

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    Perian is your best friend. It will play almost anything and everything you throw at it. :D
     
  4. cnotethegr8 thread starter macrumors newbie

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  5. UltraNEO* macrumors 601

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    Yep!! Provided it's one of those:


    Alternatively there's always VLC for Mac or Flip4Mac if you need to playback WMV.
     
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  7. cnotethegr8 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    ya i noticed that, it must be a little slow. took me about a min. but than it'll start but with a white page, and all there is, is sound.
     
  8. UltraNEO* macrumors 601

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    Works for me...

    [​IMG]
    Though that's VLC.
     
  9. cnotethegr8 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    thank god for vlc. i always used it on my pc but forgot to use it on my mac. well it dose work. but its annoying that it dosnt work with anything else.. i guess this will do for now, ill probably just bring it into a mac store.

    thanks a lot!
     
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    It does work for QT if you have Final Cut Pro installed. :p
     

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