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Ubiquitous Player v2014.10.2 Updated

Checker on 13 Oct 2014

Ubiquitous Player includes a wide variety of programs in a single window. Includes a music player, web browser, image viewer, text editor, file manager, games, calculator, and many more.

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Wine
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
Path portability: Requires manual entry of relative path (eg. ..\..\personal\work.doc)
License: Free for non-commercial use
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch UbiquitousPlayer.exe.
What's new?
  • Some changes to music player.
  • Bug fixes.
  • Themes now have font name property.
Latest comments
rodger123 on 2012-09-18 23:00

Guys I will say OK!Now I understand(but I dont)
No more beer.

MIKLO on 2013-05-24 22:17

Checker maybe you could suggest they put in an app that can decipher relevant comments :) even if someone has imbibed their favorite adult beverage,just a thought.
MIKLO

Fixitman on 2014-02-20 03:50

Milko! Milko! Oh sorry. Hey, Isn't this pretty much the same idea as the Google OS, only running on Windows (which has all those items already?)
Not saying anything about the looks or function of it, whatever floats your boat.

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OooPlayer v1.7.0 Updated

ozok on 11 Oct 2014
  • 16MB (uncompressed)
  • Suggested by billon

OooPlayer is a lightweight, minimalistic music and radio player trading a basic feature set for low resource usage and fast startup. Supports mp3, aac, ogg, opus, flac, alac, ape, mpc, tta, wv, wma, ac3 audio formats as well as m3u and m3u8 playlists.

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes. If 'check for updates' is disabled.
Unicode support: Yes
License: GPL
How to extract:
  1. Download the self-extracting "portable" EXE and extract to a folder of your choice
  2. Within this folder, create an empty text file
  3. Open the text file and paste the following content:
    [settings]
    update=0
  4. Rename the text file to settings.ini
  5. Launch OooPlayer.exe
What's new? Added:
  • A new interface layout moving lyric out of tabs
  • An option close search window when a result is selected to play (thx to Midas)
  • Options to search songs in YouTube and Google
  • Default lyric source is now batlyrics.net
  • Icons to playback controls
  • An animation to show that player is connecting to a radio
Fixed:
  • Memory leaks
  • Button to open radio recordings folder didn't function
Updated:
  • BassEnc to 2.4.12
  • Ogg and WMA tag libs
Latest comments
Checker on 2014-08-10 13:55

@ spicydog: Yes ... and changed ;)

smaragdus on 2014-08-25 13:19

OooPlayer version 1.2 released.

Checker on 2014-08-25 15:33

@ smaragdus: Thanks ... and updated ;)

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foobar2000 v1.3.4 Updated

Checker on 9 Oct 2014

Foobar2000 is an audio player with low memory footprint and native support for most popular audio formats. It includes CD ripping, format conversion, replay gain, audio normalization, equalization, and more. Playlist display and keyboard shortcuts are both very customizable. Additional functionality available via a wide variety of plugins.

The program can edit song tags (album and song name, number, year, etc.) based on the FreeDB Internet database and even rename the original songs based on these tags. A file format conversion tool is available, but must be enabled with external downloads. Can even fix some MP3s with corrupted file headers.

Windows 2000 is no longer supported but users can download the last compatible version: 0.9.4.

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
Path portability: Requires manual entry of relative path (eg. ..\..\personal\work.doc)
License: Freeware (donate)
How to extract:
  1. Download the installer and launch
  2. Select "Portable installation" and choose the destination folder
  3. Launch foobar2000.exe
Similar/alternative apps: 1by1, Boom, Winyl
What's new?
  • Fixed problems with accessing very long file names on network shares.
  • Fixed incorrect display of converter tag transfer option state in the converter setup dialog.
  • Improved compatibility with malformed ID3v2 tags.
  • Added option to prevent hard disk sleep while playing [Advanced Preferences].
  • Fixed performance issues with Matroska file reading (1.3 regression).
  • Fixed Converter problems with ripping CD to single file with chapters (1.3 regression).
  • Added an option to suppress startup dialog about bad last shutdown.
  • RAR unpacker updates:
    - Disregard that, unrar.dll is unusable due to bugs and limitations. Now using RAR source directly with own patches, just like previous foobar2000 versions did [beta 4].
    - Added support for RAR5 format.
  • Updated FFmpeg to 2.4.1 [beta 4].
  • Updated FLAC code to the latest git (as of 2014-10-07), with bug fixes and speedups [beta 5].
  • Fixed a very old and very bad Matroska tag writing bug [1.3.4 final].
Latest comments
thegodofdeath on 2013-09-20 10:53

i use Musicbee , has got excellent tagging abilities, a great theater mode and is class to watch

hamasaki on 2014-08-06 09:57

For me this is the best music player. Has all the features I need, is fast, reliable and has plenty of customisable options. Excellent.

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Winyl v3.0.3 Updated

Checker on 19 Sep 2014

Winyl is a lightweight digital audio player and audio library application. With a skinnable interface, minimalist design and low resource usage -- it automatically organizes your files into categories based on the information contained in the audio tags, which makes your music easy to find and play. Winyl offers new ways to organize and enjoy all your music, listen to music and radio, rate your favorite tracks, create playlists, browse song lyrics, tag music, all from a very simple interface.

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8
Writes settings to: Application folder
Dependencies: GDIPLUS.DLL
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the 'Portable Version' ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch Winyl.exe.

Optional: Delete unnecessary language folders in 'Language'.
What's new?
  • Updated lyrics providers.
  • Updated radio stations.
  • Fixed bugs.
Latest comments
Midas on 2013-02-12 13:07

If it would include the stream buffering and recording functionalities that it still misses, Winyl would easily replace my current preferred webradio client -- which still is RadioSure (http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=1520)...

Midas on 2014-05-14 10:02

As advised in the changelog post, if you'd prefer a new skin with large font, check http://vinylsoft.com/forum/index.php?topic=8497.msg9399#msg9399 ...

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SMPlayer v14.9.0 Updated

Checker on 7 Sep 2014

SMPlayer is a feature-rich, skinnable player that views most media without any dependency on installed codecs, as well as streaming media, Youtube, and DVD video. Audio, video, and subtitle settings for individual files are all remembered between sessions so you can start again exactly where and how you left off. Supports subtitle downloading, audio and subtitles delay adjustment, video equalizer, playlist support, and much more.

Cross-platform with a client available for Linux. SMPlayer is an interface frontend for MPlayer and mplayer2. Alternatively, SMPlayer Portable is stealth and adjusts paths. X-SMPlayer is also available.

Languages: 30 including Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, Chinese, and Japanese

Category:
System Requirements: Win95 / Win98 / WinME / WinNT / Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7
Writes settings to: Application folder
Dependencies: None
Stealth: ? No
Unicode support: Yes. Under Options, Preferences, select Advanced, Advanced, and make sure Pass short filenames (8+3) to MPlayer is selected.
Path portability: Requires manual entry of relative path (eg. ..\..\personal\work.doc)
License: GPL
How to extract:
  1. Download the portable 7z package (32- or 64-bit)
  2. Extract using a 7-Zip-compatible program to a folder of your choice
  3. Launch smplayer.exe
Similar/alternative apps: VLC, PotPlayer
What's new?
  • Fix for Youtube.
  • New option to shut down the computer when playback has finished.
  • The themes and skin icons are loaded from resource files (*.rcc).
  • New fix for searching subtitles from opensubtitles.org that should return more results.
Latest comments
smaragdus on 2014-04-02 22:34

@JohnTHaller
I know, but such a versioning shows nothing about the history/maturity of the product. If it was 0.8.7 or 1.0.0 it would be OK for me.

Checker on 2014-09-07 03:03

There's a portable v14.9.0 (for 32-bit only) available.
Download: http://sourceforge.net/projects/smplayer/files/SMPlayer/14.9.0/smplayer-portable-14.9.0.7z/download

gbrao on 2014-09-08 08:04

^ thanks, the portable versions only leave some QT stuff (Qt Factory Cache 4.8) in the reg.

Made a PortableApps version (only) to remove the QT stuff. With both 32- & 64- versions of SMPlayer.

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