windows media player plug in for Chimera or Safari

Discussion in 'Mac Help/Tips' started by iT4c0, Jan 8, 2003.

  1. iT4c0 macrumors newbie

    Jan 8, 2003
    Is there a way to install the media player plug in on the brower? I have all the players installed but they are not plug-in for browers. It is pain in the butt when it comes to watching news or any other video that requres the plz?
  2. sparkleytone macrumors 68020


    Oct 28, 2001
    Greensboro, NC
    i have yet to see anything that works. your best bet is to download MPlayerOSX at and save the file to play with it. if it doesnt play in that player, its not gonna play.
  3. FattyMembrane macrumors 6502a


    Apr 14, 2002
    bat country
    i really hope that one day soon mplayer gains the capability to play windows media streams, it really is a great application (i just wish that we had all of the extra features and skins that linux users have). if i knew how to program, i'd do something similar to the ffmpeg.component ( based on the wmv code from mplayer and make a windows media component for quicktime, that would really piss off ms.
  4. rainman::|:| macrumors 603


    Feb 2, 2002
    I was amazed that an MPG i tried to view yesterday downloaded rather than viewing... even netscape did that, and QT is apple's own technology...


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