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Windows 7: looking for player

27 Dec 2011   #1

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
looking for player

looking for alternative to wmp like changing the the background to maroon most players dont have this option is there any other media player that can perform this function

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30 Dec 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit

Try KMPlayer
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30 Dec 2011   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

try this

download link........................

possibly use a background like this,
from deviant art
purple sky by remainintheashes

looking for player-800x600.jpg

download link
remainsintheashes's deviantART gallery

actually im having a little trouble getting the backgound changer to use a custom image.
if you get it to work let me know what you did.

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31 Dec 2011   #4

windows 7 home premium 64 bitt

Hi exp000
what kind of files do you plan to play?

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31 Dec 2011   #5

windows 7 32 bit build 7600

There is another way to change the skin of WMP, i even do have Transparent try creating an account in it is cool site with a lot of customize theme. Speaking of WMP skin.. by changing the wmploc.dll of it. Try googling around and you'll find solutions using also Resource Hacker. Go to and search for "WMP skins" . Try also Zune Player : Zune Music + Video |
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31 Dec 2011   #6

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

thanks rigz, i too use mr grims themes and have my wmp skinned ,the issue for me with this one is the background blends from black to red, in the black area i cant see the titles for the albums unless i scroll it to the red
looking for player-2011-12-31_0940.png

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02 Jan 2012   #7

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

I like winapm. not sure if its layout is going to be what your after but it comes with a lot of pre-sets to chance the colour

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