MC Media Player

MC Media Player FAQ

General Questions

Who makes this player?
Dave Owen from

Something doesn't work. How do I fix it?
First, see the troubleshooting page. If that doesn't help, post a message in the support forum.

What file formats are supported?
MC Altair supports Flash FLV and H.264 (H.264 files must be in an Mpeg4 container).
MC 720x360 supports FLV, H.264, MP3, SWF, JPG, GIF and PNG.

What is the current version?
MC Classic is v1.104. MC Altair is v0.8. For updates see the Development Blog

When will new versions be released?
As time permits. MC Altair should see steady progress throughout 2008. MC Classic is due for a minor update late in 2008.

Where can I download the files?
From the download page.

How do I contact you?
If it's a question about the media player please use our forum. Otherwise use this contact form.

Can you customize the player for me?
Sorry, not at the moment—I just don't have the time. However it's possible that a paid customization service will become available within the next 12 months.

Can I contribute code, skins or customizations?
At this stage not, but definitely in the future.