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itunes ON
game music OFF
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Foobar, Winamp, Windows Media Player, Itunes, Zune Player...use any of those and the media keys on your keyboard when you are in-game. If you have no media keys, program some of your functions keys to be play/pause, volume up and down, track foward and track backward.

I use Zune software and the media keys on my KB when in-game. I rarely game without listening to music at the same time.
    
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I also said it's unintuitive. I tried to give it a shot to see what all the hub-bub was about. It's too archaic for my tastes. Not a fan of the windowed EQ either.

Just my opinion.
And I said it works fine if you spend 30 seconds trying to figure it out. The only thing that's really different is you can't double click on a song to play it, you have to middle click to add to playlist and then start the playlist. Think of it like tabbed browsing; weird at first and then it grows on you till you can't do it any other way.

What do you mean by windowed EQ? You can put literally anything either in a frame on the main screen or in its own window; it's insanely customizable. Mine looks like this:



(Totally ripped off Goaky's color scheme btw... Call me unoriginal lol)
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You can put literally anything either in a frame on the main screen or in its own window; it's insanely customizable.
Meh, I didn't find it nearly as customizable as Winamp in the 15 minutes I was messing around with it.

To each their own I suppose.
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Meh, I didn't find it nearly as customizable as Winamp in the 15 minutes I was messing around with it.

To each their own I suppose.
Fair nuff. Can't say I've ever spent more than 15 minutes messing with winamp, so I can't argue against it with any degree of intellectual honesty...
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Meh, I didn't find it nearly as customizable as Winamp in the 15 minutes I was messing around with it.

To each their own I suppose.
lolwut

foobar is pretty much the most customizable player available























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I never listen to music while playing "dialog-heavy" games where I actually care about the plot , its so annoying to pause when someone talks then unpause it , to pause it again 3 mintues later ...

On the other hand , I have a playlist called " Oldies & Sinatra " for Fallout 3 when i feel like exploring , doing some side-quests ...

There is something about listening to songs like Dum Dum or Stupid Cupid and blowing **** up in FO3 .
Edited by Perrin - 5/19/11 at 7:24am
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lolwut

foobar is pretty much the most customizable player available

Bro, we don't need a screenshot of every single dialog box there.

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On the other hand , I have a playlist called " Oldies & Sinatra " for Fallout 3 when i feel like exploring , doing some side-quests ...

There is something about listening to songs like Dum Dum or Stupid Cupid and blowing **** up in FO3 .
I found it way better to give Three Dog a playlist worth having on. Nothing quite beats Master of Puppets roaring out of one's PipBoy while they kick the door in and paste Vault 87's walls with it's inhabitants. Or maybe the Mission Impossible theme when you're tasked with sneaking into and obliterating an Enclave stronghold single-handedly.
Edited by TestECull - 5/19/11 at 9:32am
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Bro, we don't need a screenshot of every single dialog box there.
Just posting many examples of how foobar can be configured. Maybe I'll post some more
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And I said it works fine if you spend 30 seconds trying to figure it out. The only thing that's really different is you can't double click on a song to play it, you have to middle click to add to playlist and then start the playlist. Think of it like tabbed browsing; weird at first and then it grows on you till you can't do it any other way.

What do you mean by windowed EQ? You can put literally anything either in a frame on the main screen or in its own window; it's insanely customizable. Mine looks like this:



(Totally ripped off Goaky's color scheme btw... Call me unoriginal lol)
Glad you like it.
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