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by eyellkillu / February 27, 2008 3:21 PM PST

can anyone help with this please
i have the powerbook g4 12" and i had panther (10.3.9) and had several movie (avi) files that wouldnt work. suddenly they worked and all was well.

i recently upgraded to leopard (10.5.2) and got all the updates that were necessary according to my system updater including quicktime.

the movies will not play anymore and i cant figure out why. they wont play in divx either.

PLEASE HELP
thanks

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Try VLC for mac
by grimgraphix / March 1, 2008 12:53 AM PST
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Other than VLC
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / March 1, 2008 4:28 AM PST
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Take a look at the DIVX site

I believe there are codecs for QT up there

That would be Divx.com

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thanks
by eyellkillu / March 1, 2008 4:57 AM PST
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i actually got it to work by running them through isquint so i dont really know what the deal was. but once they were converted to mp4 they were fine.

thanks for the help anyway
jon

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