> > Most of the cast members are linked to the movie, then loaded into the
> > movie after the first frame. The QT Music Movie I created to use the
> > Musical Instruments is NOT linked, but a permanent part of the Director
> > Movie.
> That's not possible. Any QuickTime media can only be linked, even if you
> don't explicitly say so. John's explanation is the most plausible cause
> for your troubles.
> Charles Wiltgen "Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and
> (INTP) At night, the ice weasels come." - Nietzsche (Groening)
> The QuickTime FAQ The Apocalypso! <http://www.mcs.net/~cwiltgen>
Thank you. You are absolutely right about the linking. I have since
learned more about Director and now know what the problem is. I was
playing the music in a looping frame that included a long transition. I
feel kind of stupid about it now, but there is no longer any problem with
using QT MI with the movie. Just as long as I loop on a frame with no
Thanx to everyone that helped.
BTW, the potential for this in EASILY adding extensive soundtrack to a
movie is enormous. I now include a soundtrack with over ten minutes of
non-repetitive music in my project.
Merci, tout le monde.