Fix QuickTime crash on launch in Mac OSX

Process:         QuickTime Player [16463]

Path:            /Applications/QuickTime Player.app/Contents/MacOS/QuickTime Player

Identifier:      com.apple.QuickTimePlayerX

Version:         10.2 (603.12)

Build Info:      QuickTimePlayerX-603012000000000~1

Code Type:       X86-64 (Native)Parent Process:  launchd [137]

User ID:         501



Date/Time:       2013-06-02 14:28:05.861 +0400

OS Version:      Mac OS X 10.8.3 (12D78)

Report Version:  10


Interval Since Last Report:          13526 sec

Crashes Since Last Report:           4

Per-App Interval Since Last Report:  43 sec

Per-App Crashes Since Last Report:   4

Anonymous UUID:                      F04F6ADA-5B29-6015-7594-EAAF73E4879A



Crashed Thread:  7  Dispatch queue: com.apple.quicktimeplayerx.recents-queue



Exception Type:  EXC_CRASH (SIGABRT)

Exception Codes: 0x0000000000000000, 0x0000000000000000



Application Specific Information:

[16463] stack overflow


1. Go to the Finder’s Go menu and hold the Option key to reveal the Library. In here, locate and remove the folder called “com.apple.QuickTimePlayerX” from the Containers folder. 

2. Go to the Preferences folder in the library and remove the following two files:





3. Last, go to the Saved Applicaition State folder in the library and remove the folder called “com.apple.QuickTimePlayerX.savedState.”


Try these sequentially and launch QuickTime Player after each to see if there is a difference in behavior.

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