Tech Note 297 Detail

QuickTime is "missing a component ".

Affected Products:

SE-7473 Videopoint 2.5 - Teacher's Kit

Problem/Symptom:
"QuickTime missing component and not available at QuickTime site."

PASCO Solution:

QuickTime will only decode AVI files of the CinePak type. Please check that you have CinePak compression turned on. Here are the instructions for the MGI VideoWave software:


  1. Capture the video.
  2. Drag to the film strip at the top of the software.
  3. Click the icon of a film reel.
  4. Select "Video in a Window" as the compression format.
  5. Click "Produce".

Creation Date: 11/1/2001
Last Modified: 10/2/2003
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