A QuickLook plugin for Mac OS X that provides a thumbnail and Quicklook of a video directly in the Finder.
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README.md

QuicklookVideo

This is a QuickLook plugin for Mac OS X that provides a thumbnail and Quicklook of a video directly in the Finder.

QuicklookVideo finder icons

QuicklookVideo QL preview

Prerequisites

1. Homebrew

If you don't have homebrew already installed:

ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.github.com/Homebrew/homebrew/go/install)"

brew update

2. ffmpegthumbnailer

Then you need ffmpegthumbnailer.

brew install ffmpegthumbnailer

Installation

1. Precompiled release

Finally you can download the plugin here.

Unzip it, and place it in /Library/QuickLook or ~/Library/QuickLook.

You will need to restart the QuickLook daemon by running these commands in the terminal :

qlmanage -r

qlmanage -r cache

Building

1. Xcode-tools

Open Terminal.app and type :

xcode-select --install

2. Xcode

Open the QuicklookVideo.xcodeproj file and build it ;).

License

QuicklookVideo is released under the MIT license, see LICENSE.md.

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