QuickTime and beyond
QuickTime is a powerful, reliable, and flexible foundation for the most cutting-edge multimedia experiences. But that’s just the beginning. With QuickTime 7 Pro, third-party plug-ins, and QuickTime streaming solutions, you can take your digital media even further.
QuickTime 7 Pro. The multimedia master.
QuickTime 7 Pro can convert your media to different formats, so you can watch a movie or video on your iPhone, iPod, and Apple TV. You can also use QuickTime 7 Pro to record video and share everything you make with friends and family.*
Convert your media.
Want to watch your home movies in the living room or on the go? QuickTime 7 Pro converts your files to a format optimized for iPhone, iPod, Apple TV, or a variety of other devices.
Record and edit your work.
With QuickTime 7 Pro, you can record audio and video directly from your built-in iSight camera, FireWire camcorder, or microphone.* You can even trim what you’ve recorded to the ideal length.
* Sharing and video recording are only available on Mac OS X.
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About QuickTime 7 Pro registration keys (codes)
Find answers to commonly-asked questions about QuickTime 7 Pro registration keys (codes).
What is a QuickTime 7 Pro registration key (code) and how do I purchase one?
A QuickTime 7 Pro registration key (code) can be used to unlock editing, converting, and exporting features in QuickTime 7. It is a series of numbers and letters that appear in an email sent to you after purchasing a key from the Apple Online Store.
Note: QuickTime 7 Pro registration keys are only for use with QuickTime 7. They are not for use with QuickTime X, which is included with Mac OS X v10.6 and later. More information about QuickTime X can be found later in this article.
The terms “registration key” or “registration code” are used interchangeably and refer to the same item.
How do I enter a QuickTime Pro registration key?
If you work with older media types or have workflows that are not supported by QuickTime X, you can install the QuickTime Player 7 application and use your QuickTime 7 Pro registration key (serial number or “pro key”) with it.
To install QuickTime Player 7 on Mac OS X v10.6 and later, see Installing QuickTime Player 7.
To enter your QuickTime 7 Pro registration key into the QuickTime Player 7 application
- In Finder choose Go > Utilities.
- Double-click “QuickTime Player 7” to open it.
- In QuickTime Player 7 choose QuickTime Player 7 > Registration.
- Type your name and QuickTime 7 Pro registration key into the fields exactly as they appear in the email sent to you by the Apple Online Store. Registration keys consist of five groups of four characters separated by dashes. Use zeros (0), and not uppercase Os. Once you have entered all of the information, press the Tab key. The QuickTime logo will change to the QuickTime Pro logo, denoting that registration is complete.
Entering Your QuickTime Pro registration key in Microsoft Windows
Note: You only need to enter your QuickTime Pro registration key once.
What is QuickTime X, and will my QuickTime 7 Pro key work with it?
QuickTime X comes with Mac OS X v10.6 Snow Leopard and later. It includes a redesigned QuickTime Player application that delivers many of the features of QuickTime 7 Pro. For example, you can make audio and video recordings, trim clips, and convert media to H.264 for your iPhone, iPad, iPod, and Apple TV. QuickTime X does not use registration keys to enable additional functionality.
If you work with older media types or have workflows that are not supported by QuickTime X, you can install the QuickTime Player 7 application and use your QuickTime 7 Pro registration with it.
For more information about installing QuickTime Player 7 or entering your QuickTime 7 Pro registration key (code) in Mac OS X v10.6 and later, see Installing QuickTime Player 7.
Will a QuickTime Pro registration key for Windows work on a Mac, or vice-versa?
QuickTime Pro keys are platform-specific. Macintosh keys work on all supported Mac operating systems; Windows keys will work on all supported Windows operating systems.
I’ve lost my QuickTime Pro registration key(s). What should I do?
Learn how to retrieve purchased registration keys.
Will a QuickTime 6 Pro key work with QuickTime 7?
Because QuickTime 7 includes royalty-bearing technologies, a QuickTime Pro key specific to QuickTime 7 is required to unlock Pro functionality. You can visit the Apple Online Store to purchase a QuickTime Pro key for QuickTime 7.