Installing QuickTime

Before you download and install this software, locate your course from the Course Login page to confirm that your course requires this software.


Do you already have QuickTime installed on your machine? There is a small QuickTime movie embedded on this page, immediately below this paragraph. If you can see this movie, you already have QuickTime installed.

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If you were not able to view the movie, you need to install QuickTime:

  • 1. Go to the Apple QuickTime site.

  • 2. Before clicking the Free Download Now button, deselect the options to subscribe to Apple newsletters. Enter your preferred e-mail address in the textbox provided.

  • 3. After clicking the Download button, opt to SAVE/download the file to your computer.

  • 4. Once the download is complete, close your browser and find the downloaded file on your computer. Double-clicking on the file will launch the installation process.

  • 5. Once you have completed the download and installation, return to this page to test whether or not you can now see the sample movie.



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