Recommended Web Browser Plug-ins & Media Players
The RealAudio and RealVideo players enable you to play audio and video across the Internet. A University Licensed 'Enterprise Edition' (Windows only) is available to UH staff and students. This is a cut-down player only version and can be downloaded from StudyNet. The full free version and versions for other operating systems can be downloaded from:
Note: This is a silent installer intended for corporate networks. It will install without displaying a message. Real will be installed in your start menu under 'Real'
Microsoft Media player
Plays several different types of media. A player is available for Windows..
Playing Windows Media Files on the Mac
See our help page on 'Playing Windows Media Video files on a Macs'
Quicktime is a media player by Apple. It is very popular on the web and is generally used to deliver quality video. The player for PC's and Mac's are available from Apple.