Archived - QuickTime Pro for Windows: How to Enter the Registration Key
This article explains how to enter the QuickTime Pro for Windows registration key.
The QuickTime Pro key unlocks the professional features of the current version of the free QuickTime Player. To obtain the latest version of QuickTime for Windows or to purchase a QuickTime Pro for Windows key, see the QuickTime website (http://www.apple.com/quicktime).
Note: See technical document 31335 "QuickTime: Not All Keys Enable Pro Features" for information on if your key will work with the current version of QuickTime.
Follow these steps to enter your QuickTime Pro for Windows registration key:
- 1. Click the Start menu, then choose Control Panel (see Figure 1).
Figure 1 Opening the Control Panel window
2. Click Other Control Panel Options (See Figure 2).
Figure 2 Opening the Other Control Panel Options window
3. Open the control panel named QuickTime (see Figure 3).
Figure 3 QuickTime control panel
4. Click Enter Registration; a dialog box appears (see Figure 4).
Figure 4 Registration dialog box
5. Enter the name and registration number exactly as they appear on your Confirmation of QuickTime Pro Upgrade message.
When entering the name, do not enter a nickname, abbreviated name, or anything other than the name as it appears on your Confirmation of QuickTime Pro Upgrade message.
The QuickTime Pro registration number consists of five sets of characters, each separated by a hyphen (see Figure 3). You must include the hyphens when entering the QuickTime Pro registration number. If the name or registration number are not entered exactly, an alert box appears (see Figure 5).
Figure 5 Alert box
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