Monthly Archives: April 2016

Windows Operating System and Apple Quicktime

Per Department of Homeland Security, Apple and Windows, if you have  Quicktime installed on your Windows laptop, tablet, or desktop.  Please uninstall Quicktime.

Quicktime developed by Apple and is used on Windows PC’s and Mac’s. Apple has not released a new version of Quicktime on the Windows side for over 10 years. They have been providing security updates.

Apple has announced that they will no longer provided Quicktime Security updates on the Windows side but will continue supporting Quicktime on the Mac side.

The Department of Homeland Security to issue an alert that Windows users should uninstall QuickTime immediately.

Newer version of Windows Media Player will play .mov files.

How to uninstall Quicktime in Windows 10:  Go to Start (Flag icon usually on the lower left side), click on Settings, click on Apps & Features, Scroll to Quicktime and click on it.  Choose uninstall..

Window 8.1: Right click on the 4 flags (Flags icon usually on the lower left side), click on Control Panel, click on Programs, click   Programs and Features, click on Quicktime and  then click uninstall.

Window Vista and 7: Click on Start, click on Control Panel, click on Programs, click   Programs and Features, click on Quicktime and  then click uninstall.

 

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