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Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder

What is Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder?  (from Apple)

The Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder software allows both Mac and Windows users to play Apple ProRes files through QuickTime. Apple ProRes is a visually lossless format that provides uncompressed HD quality at SD data rates. It is an excellent choice for mastering and can easily be transcoded to distribution formats like...  Read more


Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder is a program developed by Apple. The software installer includes 10 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 50% of users of Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.apple.com/downloads/Apple_ProRes_QuickTime_Decoder_1_0_for_Windows
Help link: www.apple.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\QuickTime\QTSystem\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{B0870386-2559-4762-A46D-020E60FB9BA9}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder

  • ExportController.exe - QuickTime (Export Controller)
  • ExportControllerPS.dll - Export Controller PS
  • QTCF.dll - QuickTime CoreFoundation
  • QTJavaNative.dll - QTJavaNative
  • QTMLClient.dll - QuickTime Client DLL
  • QuickTimeCheck.ocx - QuickTimeCheck Scriptable Object
  • QuickTimeUpdateHelper.exe - QuickTime Update Helper
  • QTJNative.dll - QuickTime for Java

How do I remove Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder?

You can uninstall Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 10 20%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 10 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 10 Pro 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate N 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  United Kingdom 25.00%
  Japan 12.50%
  Norway 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Dell 25.00%
American Megatrends 25.00%
Common models
MSI MS-7176 20.00%
HP Z600 Workstation 20.00%
Gigabyte GA-880GM-USB3 20.00%
Dell Inspiron N5010 20.00%
CLEVO P150HMx 20.00%

About Apple

Apple designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer programs, and personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.apple.com


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