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Download of the Day: Foobar2000

Most limitless audio player out there
By: Steve Dougherty | Software News | Posted: Feb 27, 2009 4:21 am

Our Download of the Day today is Foobar2000


foobar2000 is an advanced freeware audio player for the Windows platform. Some of the basic features include full unicode support, ReplayGain support and native support for several popular audio formats.


Main features:


- Supported audio formats: MP3, MP4, AAC, CD Audio, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC, WavPack, WAV, AIFF, Musepack, Speex, AU, SND... and more with additional components.
- Gapless playback.
- Full unicode support.
- Easily customizable user interface layout.
- Advanced tagging capabilities.
- Support for ripping Audio CDs as well as transcoding all supported audio formats using the Converter component.
- Full ReplayGain support.
- Customizable keyboard shortcuts.
- Open component architecture allowing third-party developers to extend functionality of the player.


Download of the Day: Foobar2000

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The latest version includes the following changes:


Changes in Version


- New Installer Options
- Media Library behavior changes
- Limited compatibility with outdated components on Windows Vista
- Cuesheets in added folders ignored by default
- Built-in Matroska support


Full release notes found here.



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