How to Play DVDs in QuickTime

QuickTime media player is a free Apple software program that allows users to play media from a variety of sources. QuickTime turns your computer into a DVD player for watching movies without a television. Compatible with both Mac and Windows computers, QuickTime poses few barriers for those who want to use the DVD player feature.

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Play DVD movies on your computer with Apple's QuickTime program.

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Insert a DVD movie into your DVD drive.

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Open the Finder or Windows Explorer and locate the icon for the DVD movie under the drive letter of the DVD reader.

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Click and hold the icon for the DVD movie and drag it across the scree to the QuickTime player icon.

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Release the mouse button when the DVD movie file icon is over the QuickTime player icon. QuickTime will open and begin to play the movie automatically.