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Opens the movie with the given URL.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
QTMovie 4.0 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No


This function was removed for MBS FileMaker Plugin 9.0. Please move to newer functions or keep using older plugins.

MBS( "QTMovie.OpenURL"; URL )   More


Parameter Description Example value
URL The URL of the movie to open. "http://example.test/mysound.mp3"


Returns Movie Reference or error.


Opens the movie with the given URL.
Returns the movie reference which must be released with QTMovie.Release function.
See also QTMovie.OpenFile or QTMovie.OpenContainer.


Open Movie

$Movie = MBS( "QTMovie.OpenURL"; "http://example.test/mysound.mp3" )

Close it later

MBS( "QTMovie.Release"; $Movie )

See also

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th August 2014

QTMovie.OpenFile   -   QTMovie.ParseTime

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