FOOBAR2000:The Damn Small Audio Player

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http://techie-blogger.com – The name foobar is derived from a common metasyntactic variable name used in computer programming.Foobar2000 is an advanced freeware audio player for windows, it has highly modular design and extensive SDK which allows third-party developers to customize even change the interface. The core structure is closed source but the SDK is under BSD license .Even though its in the beta stages Foobar2000 is daily updated. Foobar2000 is very small in size and includes many tools like tagging and audio conversion and all this and more at merely a size of 3MB.Many other audio players more than double the size wont offer such features.Foobar2000 increases audio fidelity using noise shaping and dithering. Ask anyone if they have opened a 7z file with an audio player,well Foobar2000 does that with no problems, all you need is an addon . The Main Feature of Foobar are: Audio formats supported natively: MP1, MP2, MP3, MPC, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC / Ogg FLAC, WavPack, WAV, AIFF, AU, SND, CDDA, WMA, and more. Full Unicode support. Customizable user interface . Advanced tagging capabilities. Support for ripping Audio CDs as well as transcoding all supported audio formats with command line support. ReplayGain support – both playback and calculation. Gapless playback support. Customizable keyboard shortcuts. Media Library with automated folder watching . Open component architecture allowing third-party developers to extend functionality of the player. Embedded support for album list, album art, spectrum visualization. Metadata support and file organization. Moreover Additional components can be added providing more support APE, ALAC support. Playback statistics. Kernel streaming support. ASIO support. WASAPI output support. CD burning support. Ability to open archives (7z, RAR, ZIP ). Foobar2000 is a must for all music fans out there. So Check it out. Download Plus there are additional components here. Or If you are interested in developing additional tools download the SDK here. So Have fun with Foobar2000. (General)