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error -8971 ???

error -8971 ???

error -8971 ???

(OP)
I am using Quicktime 7 Pro on a Mac and compressing a short test movie .avi file into a H.264 Mp4 video.  When I try to play this file on a pc with a current Quicktime player I get this error message :

Couldn't open file "movietest.MP4" because an unknown error occurred. The number of the error is :  -8971.

I have googled and googled but can't find an answer to what the error is.

Any help appreciated  and I am thanking you in advance.

Tom

RE: error -8971 ???

(OP)
Replying to my own post......The problem was fixed in my XP pc by re-installing the latest Quicktime. The first install attempt must have glitched.

Tom

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