Hi Martin, Don't know exactly why you are using QuickTime if it is just to play music. Use FB's SOUND Statements/FNs and you side-step the whole controller issue. Otherwise??? Joe Wilkins Martin Fitzgibbons wrote: > I am using the quicktime example that came with FB as an include file to > a project which is working fine except that the controller come up every > time I play a song. > > How do I get it to play without any trace of the controller appearing?