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Flip4Mac Player
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Flip4Mac Player

Version 3.3.8.1

Multi-format video player with advanced options.

3.0
Based on 143 user ratesRead reviews & comments
$9.99
One-Time Purchase

Flip4Mac Player overview

Note: Flip4Mac Player is not being sold anymore and is listed only for people who had purchased it in the past.

Flip4Mac Player is a multi-format video player from leading video software developer Telestream. With Flip4Mac Windows Media Components for QuickTime, you can play Windows Media files (.wma and .wmv) directly in QuickTime Player and view Windows Media content on the Internet using a web browser. With advanced features, you can import Windows Media files for editing and create Windows Media files for distribution.

There are four versions of the Flip4Mac Player:
  • Flip4Mac Player: Basic media player with standard Flip4Mac feature set.
  • Flip4Mac Player Pro: All Player features, along with the ability to import WMV and WMA files for conversion to QuickTime and QuickTime compatible formats.
  • Flip4Mac Studio: All Player Pro features, along with the ability to export WMV using preset or custom encoding profiles (SD, 1-pass encoding) up to 768x576.
  • Flip4Mac Studio HD: All Studio features, along with the ability to export WMV using HD, 2-pass VBR encoding with pro audio up to 1920x1080.

What’s new in version 3.3.8.1

Updated on Nov 12 2020

  • Release notes were unavailable when this listing was updated.

Information

License

Shareware

Size

38.2 MB

Downloads

2143617

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.7.0 or later
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jfbloom22
jfbloom22
Nov 12 2020
3.3.8.1
1.0
Nov 12 2020
1.0
Version: 3.3.8.1
Nov 2020, I can not activate it anymore.
GymW
GymW
Oct 17 2016
3.3.8.1
5.0
Oct 17 2016
5.0
Version: 3.3.8.1
I discarded this product when they started charging for it. I have not had any issues since then. Either I have other apps/tools that take the place of it or it simply is not necessary. A do have installed most of the tools listed in "Similar Software", which are free. Base on this experience I personally have no need to ever install this product in the forseeable future.
trickyboy
trickyboy
Oct 12 2015
3.3.7.2
0.5
Oct 12 2015
0.5
Version: 3.3.7.2
It's not free. And on comments they say it's still free, so yes u can download and install, but when u want to play a video, it asks you to download something ... which you have to pay ! :-[
Mrtomato
Mrtomato
Jul 5 2015
3.3.6.2
0.0
Jul 5 2015
0.0
Version: 3.3.6.2
I just wonder when this might be updated for...er... Lion. It now looks like and plays like a fossil from Snow Leopard. VLC is faster than this.
NeedUnsubscribePage
NeedUnsubscribePage
Jul 5 2015
3.3.6.2
0.5
Jul 5 2015
0.5
Version: 3.3.6.2
$5.95? What The F...!
Chaloots
Chaloots
Jun 6 2015
3.3.5.6
0.0
Jun 6 2015
0.0
Version: 3.3.5.6
Running Mavericks on a 64-bit Macbook Pro. Decided to open the app in order to update it. According to the app (version 3.3.4.4), I have the latest version. What gives, developer?
asterl408
asterl408
May 12 2015
3.3.4.4
0.5
May 12 2015
0.5
Version: 3.3.4.4
Falsely advertises that the "PRO" version can convert HD footage to WMV. To get that you have to spend AN additional £70 (Roughly 100 USD) DO NOT BUY. THEY WILL JUST NICKEL AND DIME YOU FOR FEATURES
Apveenstra
Apveenstra
Mar 13 2015
3.3.4.4
0.5
Mar 13 2015
0.5
Version: 3.3.4.4
Worthless p.o.s.! I finally decided to buy this to be able to play .wmv files, but on more than half of the files it throws an error message "The application attempted to use an unsupported feature". When I googled this message it turned out that the Mac version of their player does not support DRM (the windows version does support this). They don't tell you that on their website, but rather take your money and then let you find out for your self.
alanB8048
alanB8048
Mar 6 2015
3.3.3.1
0.5
Mar 6 2015
0.5
Version: 3.3.3.1
Useless now
Penguirl
Penguirl
Feb 23 2015
3.3.3.1
0.0
Feb 23 2015
0.0
Version: 3.3.3.1
Wasn't Flip4Mac originally a QuickTime plugin? I can’t see any point in a paid stand-alone player when MPlayerX and VLC are free and work very, very well…
allowmetopost
allowmetopost
Jan 15 2015
3.3.3.1
0.0
Jan 15 2015
0.0
Version: 3.3.3.1
This is still around? Why does anyone need this software? It's been irrelevant and not needed for years. Now charging?
bint
bint
Jan 3 2015
3.3.2.18
1.0
Jan 3 2015
1.0
Version: 3.3.2.18
Hello. I am not very tech savvy, and when my Macbook 10.6.8 told me I needed to update my Flip4Mac to a newer version so I could watch a wmv file that I downloaded, I upgraded to this player. But still it tells me that "The movie is not in a format that QuickTime Player understands." I changed the file to make sure it opens in Flip4Mac and still it does not open. Am I doing something wrong here? If anyone could offer me help or advice I would appreciate it. Do I need to buy the Pro version to run this file on such an old (but updated to Snow Leopard) system?
bint
bint
Jan 3 2015
3.3.2.18
1.0
Jan 3 2015
1.0
Version: 3.3.2.18
Hello. I am not very tech savvy, and when my Macbook 10.6.8 told me I needed to update my Flip4Mac to a newer version so I could watch a wmv file that I downloaded, I upgraded to this player. But still it tells me that "The movie is not in a format that QuickTime Player understands." I changed the file to make sure it opens in Flip4Mac and still it does not open. Am I doing something wrong here? If anyone could offer me help or advice I would appreciate it. Do I need to buy the Pro version to run this file on such an old (but updated to Snow Leopard) system?
Gary30
Gary30
Jan 3 2015
3.3.2.18
0.0
Jan 3 2015
0.0
Version: 3.3.2.18
To my knowledge version 3.3.1.3 is the last free version of the plug-in and preference pane. That is the version I am running successfully on Yosemite. I suspect that version 3.2.1 would also work and you still see it available download here and there (probably risky by now). I don't fault Telestream for trying to make a buck from an app they purchased fair and square and which they still develop to some extent even if it is silly: 10.6.8 support added in 12/2014? Really?

Eventually, something will break and I might shell out for the update if I still find that I need to play wma and wmv files. I actually tried to buy the Pro version some time ago to convert some MOV files that contained WMV content but there was something my system did not like and could not get it working.
JelleT86
JelleT86
Dec 28 2014
3.3.2.18
0.5
Dec 28 2014
0.5
Version: 3.3.2.18
Application is great, but $ 6 is just to much...
Aargl
Aargl
Dec 24 2014
3.3.2.18
0.0
Dec 24 2014
0.0
Version: 3.3.2.18
"Changes: Added support for OS X 10.6.8." :-D Thanks for the good laugh! ;-)
Macs007
Macs007
Dec 24 2014
3.3.2.18
2.0
Dec 24 2014
2.0
Version: 3.3.2.18
It is hard to recommend an app that does do anything more compared to VLC or other free alternatives.
Younkint
Younkint
Dec 24 2014
3.3.2.18
0.0
Dec 24 2014
0.0
Version: 3.3.2.18
Merry Christmas to you too, Ebenezer Scrooge ...er, I mean Telestream.
alanB8048
alanB8048
Nov 19 2014
3.3.1.3
0.5
Nov 19 2014
0.5
Version: 3.3.1.3
unistalled
Chocky
Chocky
Oct 25 2014
3.3.1.3
0.0
Oct 25 2014
0.0
Version: 3.3.1.3
Fortunately the previous version has an "Uninstaller" located at /Applications/Flip4Mac/Flip4Mac\ Uninstaller.pkg Phew.
$9.99
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