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Windows 7: Winamp

14 Jan 2009   #1
unisol

 
Winamp

Hey there, I wonder what the media player wars will be like in 2009. Winamp is hitting back hard and WMP 12 is here. And iTunes is huge with digital music sales and all these cool features in the interface or system. Winamp skin creation is good for classic skins. I wish there was some program with a wizard process where you could just use a picture as the background skin and use your media player as you like. I think Zune can do it but a lot of people have been putting down the Zune software and hardware player. iTunes is good but it lacks that custom touch. If anyone knows how to create a skin in in winamp modern or WMP12 or even in RealPlayer. I look forward to Winamp 6 because I know Winamp has been one of the top media players for a very long while. By the way, if anyone knows where I can go to get a setup of WMP12 without copying dll files and all that hassle, let me know where I can go to get a real official setup file, whether it is zipped or unzipped and set it up more easily.


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15 Jan 2009   #2
hethoofd

Windows 7 Build 7100 32-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit
 
 

Many people find Songbird to be promising. I don't like it myself, but you could check it out of course
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15 Jan 2009   #3
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hethoofd View Post
Many people find Songbird to be promising. I don't like it myself, but you could check it out of course
I think it's OK I tried it for a while and it's nice to hear what the rest of the World is listening to.
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10 Apr 2014   #4
WDXAS

win7 64 HP
 
 

Comin to late about problem with winamp, had probs with start up after setup on win 7 64bit HP and nothing really helped except for uninstalling winamp plugin detector... in case somebody wonders...
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10 Apr 2014   #5
jimbo45

W7 X-64 W8.1 X-64 Opensuse 13.1 W2003 Server
 
 

Hi there
Still using it - even on W8.1 x-64 - works fine -- I like the feature of playing via FOLDERS - I hate anything to do with playlists !!!.

I even have it on my Samsung S4 Phone.

If you google around a bit you can still find copies -- if you aren't ripping tracks from CD's ("Wot's a CD " !!!!) then the original FREE version is fine -- you only need "Pro" for ripping CD's at maximum speed.

Otherwise there's a load of other players out there.

Cheers
jimbo
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