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[Solved] How can I know If WinAmp is currently Playing or Stopped?

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How would I do it?

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There are many usefull scripts.

I did.. and found a cool automation library that can do it, and more.

But I am curious if it's possible to do it without Send Message..

that's why I ask :]

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But I am curious if it's possible to do it without Send Message..

I don't think so.. and what wrong with sending message? :D

 

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#5 ·  Posted (edited)

I don't think so.. and what wrong with sending message? :D

=]

Actually nothing's wrong with sending a message,

The reason I wanted to find more ways to do it, is because this problem recurs in many applications that don't use controls and use some graphics rendering instead.

Several Examples:

1) in JetAudio, when playing a video, I wanted to know the Time Passed and Time Left for the movie.

And couldn't find how to do it.

2) in "MagicTune", an application for changing Samsung screens Settings, the window is again a window with no controls,

that uses some graphics rendering for its GUI.

There too I cannot know the status of several things.

I can control it(using MouseClicks in constant locations), but I cannot get any feedback from it.. :/

In this particular winamp example, I will probably do it via the automation library with the SendMessage(thanks alot for writing it!),

But generally, I hope the recurring problem I describe, will not be left unsolved.

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=]

Actually nothing's wrong with sending a message,

The reason I wanted to find more ways to do it, is because this problem recurs in many applications that don't use controls and use some graphics rendering instead.

Several Examples:

1) in JetAudio, when playing a video, I wanted to know the Time Passed and Time Left for the movie.

And couldn't find how to do it.

2) in "MagicTune", an application for changing Samsung screens Settings, the window is again a window with no controls,

that uses some graphics rendering for its GUI.

There too I cannot know the status of several things.

I can control it(using MouseClicks in constant locations), but I cannot get any feedback from it.. :/

In this particular winamp example, I will probably do it via the automation library with the SendMessage(thanks alot for writing it!),

But generally, I hope the recurring problem I describe, will not left unsolved.

Actualy i don't see the problem, for winamp it's this library, for other players.. welll, probably could be done other library. There is no one method to check what you need for all possible players out there, they uses other methods to play files, each player having they own method.

P.S

Btw, you can manage Aimp Player with the library from winamp, and it's only because Aimp supports the same remote controller as Winamp do.


 

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really?

mmm definately a smart move from AIMP.

what video player do you use?

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#8 ·  Posted (edited)

really?

mmm definately a smart move from AIMP.

what video player do you use?

AIMP oh you mean video... then Kmplayer :o (sorry for the very late edit :D ) Edited by MrCreatoR

 

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#9 ·  Posted (edited)

mmm ok I'll check it then

thanks (:

omg, its page is in russian. I donno russian..

it's not meant for the general crowd?

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mmm ok I'll check it then

thanks (:

omg, its page is in russian. I donno russian..

it's not meant for the general crowd?

There is button for english page: En :D

 

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oh right

10x..

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