AIMP2 - better alternative for WinAmp

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Post by Dreamer »

AIMP 2.50 has been released!

+ Switched on BASS v2.4
+ New module for plug-ins management
+ New capabilities for Addon-plugin
+ Add custom frames to options
+ Capability to work with "save / load" functions for playlists
+ Improvements for working with playlists
+ New HotKey Manager
+ Capability for all functions to set both global and local keys
+ New DSP-engine
+ Added logarithmic volume control
+ Added filter for normalization of sound
+ Added filter for reverse audio channels (for stereo only)
+ Added filter for voice removal
+ Added filter for passes silence when song playing
+ Added Stereo Enhancer filter (for stereo only)
+ Interaction with Winamp DSP / Input improved
+ SkinsEngine updated
+ The capability to create clones of buttons / flags / scrollbars
+ Added capability to centre alignment for objects
+ Added capability to set alignment in the Labels
+ Code optimization
+ The scheme of user's preferences storing is improved
+ Single-user mode: "AIMP2 \ Data \ Profile \"
+ Multiplayer mode: "Application Data \ AIMP \"

Audio Library
+ Engine switshed to SQLite3
+ Quick search for items in the groups-tree
+ Capability to change the order of table columns
+ Files add to the library by simply drag-n-drop
+ A new menu for database service
+ An interface of library updated
+ Quick navigation panel
+ FLAC / APE / AAC / MPC support
+ Expanded integration with player
+ The integration of the Player to the Library window
+ Rating displaying in the playlist
+ Control panel for playback
+ Relative paths saving for files from removable media

+ Capability to Autosave playlist at the address where it opened (kept in profile folder previously)
+ Capability to use conditional operator in a string templates
+ Capability to add folders series to playlist by Open dialog
+ Capability to cut the file from one playlist to another (when moving with Alt button down)
+ Code optimization
+ Support of m3u8 playlists
+ When you add folder to an empty playlist it name became as the name of a folder
+ Bookmarks scrolling by mouse wheel in playlist
+ Load / save playlist's operations accelerated
+ Auto-sorting playlists in the window "Playlist Customization"

+ Capability to set a conversion table for non-Unicode strings
+ Added CD-Text support
+ Added LastFM plugin for work with LastFM service
+ Further development of the "copy to folder" function - list of "recent folders" added
+ Right-click on a traveling line to open the Quick Tag Editor
+ Stop button flashing when you set "stop after current track" option
+ Support of MMS protocol
+ Options for MIDI / MOD files playback
+ Display the real names of tracks instead of "next / previous file" on navigation buttons
+ Playback status displaying in the tip of tray icon
+ Quick Tag Editor updated
+ Capability to edit path of the file
+ Copy data to clipboard button
+ Copy file to clipboard button
+ Autofill tags based on name / path of file
+ New design
+ Bookmarks Manager updated
+ Settings for display mode
+ Advanced search
+ Capability to search for a job Playlist File
+ Playlist Manager calls from Advanced search window
+ Displaying the file number in the playlist
+ CUE-Sheets module redesigned (track switching from the context menu of the current playback position)
+ Options window ergonomic increased
+ Transparency settings are improved for main windows
+ Playlist saving on player close

Audio Converter
+ Converter's engine redesigned
+ Swithed to command-line encoders
+ Interface changed
+ Added encoders FLAC, AAC, MPC / MP +

Advanced Tag Editor
+ Capability to set cover for several files
+ Capability to tags removing from multiple files
+ Added Autofill tags function based on name / path of file
+ Genres sorted alphabetically
+ Code optimization
+ Red highlighting with the group rename files, which could not be renamed
+ Interface changed
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Post by Dreamer »

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Post by Dreamer »

AIMP 2.50 Build 312 has been released.

+ Player: Ability to save playlist with ansi-encoding
- Fixed: Bug with renaming files by template with illegal characters
- Fixed: Could not added to the playlist files with *.fla extention
- Fixed: Incorrect work of "Randomize files at playlist" function
- Fixed: Incorrect encoding of russian text which loaded from CDDB
- Fixed: There were no statistics for files with duration less than 15 seconds in Audio library
- Fixed: Wrong updating file information when CUE-Sheets playing
- Fixed: Sometimes changes did't saved in Audio library
- Fixed: Some small bugs
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Re: AIMP2 - better alternative for WinAmp

Post by TheMaCabre »

The Best about AIMP2 is putting it in the Start Up menu , so when you log in your account the music starts automatically from the point which you were stopped in .
But my favorite is Jet Audio ..
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Re: AIMP2 - better alternative for WinAmp

Post by Dreamer »

AIMP v2.60 Build 520 has been released!
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Re: AIMP2 - better alternative for WinAmp

Post by JohnFredC »

I finally tried AIMP2... wow. Very nice.
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Re: AIMP2 - better alternative for WinAmp

Post by Dreamer »

AIMP v2.60 Build 525 (07.12.2009)
* Localizations were updated
- Fixed: Critical bug in "Update checker"
- Fixed: Critical bug with writing tags in some OGG-files
- Small other bugs were fixed
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Re: AIMP2 - better alternative for WinAmp

Post by Dreamer »

"In anticipation of the New Year holidays, we would like to announce you about release version of AIMP3.

Since the advent of the first public test version of the program took more than year - during which time much has been improved, many bug fixes, and some units had been completely rewritten from scratch.

Some of the major features in AIMP3 (compared with AIMP2):

New style of both the program and the project in whole
New version of skin-engine - focus to modern versions Windows
Own sound engine - output using ASIO / WASAPI / DirectSound methods
Playlists - Added "Single playlist mode"
Playlists - Added ability to lock playlist from changes
Playlists - Added ability to set individual appearance settings for every playlist
Playlists - Extended functionality for working with groups
Support of surround sound 5.1 / 7.1
Completely redesigned the Audio Library
Full support of the ReplayGain
Plugins API has been redesigned
Usability has been improved

Full list of changes you can find here.

Happy New Year!"
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Re: AIMP2 - better alternative for WinAmp

Post by Aokromes »

AIMP v3.20 Build 1125 Beta 1 (02.09.2012)

+ Common: Added an ability to view embedded Cover Art in original resolution
+ Common: Equalizer presets are now stored to the separate file on disk
+ Common: Hint for the "Part repeat A-B" button now contains information about bounds of repeating part
+ Sound Engine: Added WASAPI Exclusive supports
+ Sound Engine: The algorithm of input file caching has been improved - now engine access to the disk less frequently
+ Sound Engine: The maximal size of cache for input file has been increased to 250 MB
+ Radio Capture: The module uses the engine of Audio Converter now
+ Audio Converter: The "Encode All To One File" mode has been added (with / without CUE logging)
+ Audio Converter: Added an ability to shut down the computer after conversion operation
+ Audio Converter: Added an ability to change format of input audio stream
+ Audio Converter: Added an ability to use console encoders
+ Audio Converter: Added an ability to encode files to MusePack format
+ Audio Converter: Tags in the ID3v1 now are saved to the file when encoding to MP3 format
+ Scheduler: Added an ability to switch the computer to sleep mode
+ Scheduler: Added an ability to wake up the computer
+ Scheduler: Added an ability to suspend playback and / or close the player before computer shutdown
+ Scheduler: The Alert will be shown now before computer shutdown
+ Audio Library: Incremental search has been added to the dropdown list of the filter of table column
+ Audio Library: Added an ability to flush search query easier
+ Advanced Tag Editor: Added an ability to choose tag format for which the changes will be saved
+ Advanced Tag Editor: Added an ability to edit tags in M4A format
+ Plugins: Ogg Vorbis Encoder has been updated to v1.3.3
+ Plugins: Decoder for OPUS format has been added