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Trouble report 50

QuickTime VR Manager failed to create panorama

Versions affected



The Panorama Factory displays this message when you use the Save QTVR panorama command (File menu) if you do not have all the necessary QuickTime components installed.

To use the Save QTVR panorama command you must install these QuickTime components:

  • QuickTime Essentials
  • QuickTime Internet Extras
  • QuickTime Still Image
  • QuickTime Authoring


If you have not already installed QuickTime, get it from

If you get this message after installing QuickTime, use the QuickTime Updater to install the missing components.


V2.1 displays a more specific message identifying the missing component.

Revised: April 28, 2004

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