Player is a Gracenote enabled freeware CD player for Windows

Features include:

• support for multiple CD-ROM drives •
• system tray support •
• timer playback/screen saver feature •
• maintains a playback history for each disc •
• support for cover artwork •
• cdplayer.ini import & export functions •
Gracenote support for disc information retrieval/submission •
• optional background control of main playback functions •
• digital audio extraction •
• encoding to Ogg Vorbis, FLAC & Windows Media Audio 9 formats •
• CD-Text support •



version 2.4 (1.2Mb)
(for Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP)

System Requirements:

Any PC running Microsoft Windows 95,98,ME,NT,2000 or XP
At least one CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM drive
An internet capable PC for Gracenote CDDB functionality
Volume control functionality requires the presence of a sound card
Digital audio extraction and encoding requires windows NT,2000 or XP
Windows Media Audio encoding requires Windows Media Player 9 or later
CD-Text support requires Windows XP


main program is copyright © 1999-2005 James Chapman

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Gracenote CDDB client software copyright © 1999-2005 Gracenote
All Rights Reserved

this program makes use of the Intel® JPEG Library
copyright © 2000 Intel Corporation

Ogg Vorbis is copyright © 1994-2005 the Xiphophorus Company

FLAC is copyright © 2000-2005 Josh Coalson

portions utilize Microsoft Windows Media Technologies
copyright © 1999-2005 Microsoft Corporation
All Rights Reserved

recent updates

version 2.4 (11 March 2005)
updated the Gracenote control to version
added CD-Text support for Windows XP systems
updated the encoders and added FLAC encoding
replaced the keyboard hook with configurable hotkeys
shifted configuration settings to the registry
started using NSIS for the installer

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