Licensing and Trademarks


QuickTime is a multi-platform, industry-standard, multimedia software architecture. It is used by software developers, hardware manufacturers, and content creators to author and deliver sound, video, and Streaming Media.

QuickTime Logo

Licensing the QuickTime File Format

Developers interested in using the QuickTime File Format (.MOV) in their products should apply for a QuickTime File Format License. To apply, please contact the Apple Software Licensing Team.

Using the QuickTime Logo

To use the QuickTime logo, please review and send a signed QuickTime Logo Trademark License Agreement to Apple. By downloading QuickTime logo artwork, you agree that you will use this trademark only in conjunction and compliance with the agreement and guidelines listed below.


If you have questions about using the QuickTime format or QuickTime logo, contact the Software Licensing Team.