Front Display 0.9.0

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Released: Sep 10, 2009
Updated: Aug 20, 2010 by yurikolesnikov
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Release Notes

First public release of FrontDisplay.

There are 2 applications in this release:
  • FrontDisplay.exe - normal full-screen application.
  • FrontDisplay.windowed.exe - windowed application (for test only).

Hot-keys
There is no configuration for hot keys in this release.
  • Music control: Shift-Win-Z,X,C,V,B (prev, play, pause, stop, next).
  • Show misoc player: Shift-Win-N.
  • Show weather: Shift-Win-W.
  • Show clock: Shift-Win-I.
  • Change color theme: Shift-Win-K.

MediaPortal pligin
  • Pluging for MediaPortal localted in MediaPortal folder. There are two files in it.
  • To display information from MediaPortal you have to copy these files to Program Files\Team MediaPortal\MediaPortal\plugins\process folder.

Internal Music player plugin
  • Internal music player reads songs recursively from one directory (default C:\Music). This path may be changed in App.config.
  • It acts as MPD server and can be manipulated by any (theoretically) MPD client player. Was tested with latest version of Music Player Minion (Firefox plugin). Basic MPD functionality is supported.

Logging
  • Logging in this release is not configurable and set for Debug level. Logs stored in Current user Local Application Data folder \FrontDisplay\Logs.

Limitations
  • Graphical equalizer works only for internal MusicPlayer plugin (MPlayer.Core.dll).
  • MusicPlayer and MpdClient configuration can be edited in App.config file.
  • Winamp and iTunes plugins implement only basic functionality.

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