Why did QuickTime 4 simply disappear from my computer?greenspun.com : LUSENET : Mac Games : One Thread
Yesterday when I turned on my computer I found that my desktop picture had disappeared. I tried to put it on again using the appearance control panel but received a message that desktop pictures depended on QuickTime 3 and I didn't have it. I knew that I have had QuickTime 4 since it came out and went to Sherlock to find it. Sherlock could not find it. It had disappeared. Fortunately, I keep a folder of installers for all downloaded programs and reinstalled it successfully. I then ran both TechTool Pro 2.5.1 and Norton Utililities 5.0 (in both cases using the disk as the start-up). Neither utility found anything wrong with my computer. What could have happened?
I use a beige G3 266 mhz with 96 megabytes of ram.
I will appreciate any help anyone can offer.
-- Marjorie Fenner (firstname.lastname@example.org), September 25, 1999