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Hi there.

I am currently experiencing a few issues trying to get Foobar2000 to work with my rainmeter setup. I am using this item; -

http://danieliop.deviantart.com/art/Illustro-Foobar-for-Rainmeter-198832218

I have installed it and have it on my desktop, however, I just can't get it to monitor Foobar and display information. I have tried editing the file to see if there were any incorrect paths but I can't see anything that is wrong.

Here's a screenshot of the code; -

ojm5qt.jpg

Anyone got any idea why this one may not be working and suggestions on how to get it running?

Cheers
Crooksy.
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Not at my computer to check the skin but maybe you can make sure the path to foobar is correct? Sometimes %ProgramFiles% doesn't always lead to the right spot. Just a start for now. I'll check once I'm on the computer again.

EDIT: Just checking, do you have foo_winamp_spam.dll installed? It says it needs this file in order for it to work. It is linked in the DA page.
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Originally Posted by DragonLotus View Post

Not at my computer to check the skin but maybe you can make sure the path to foobar is correct? Sometimes %ProgramFiles% doesn't always lead to the right spot. Just a start for now. I'll check once I'm on the computer again.

EDIT: Just checking, do you have foo_winamp_spam.dll installed? It says it needs this file in order for it to work. It is linked in the DA page.

Which part actually leads to foobar because I can only see the 'Next' 'Previous' and 'Play/Pause' buttons or is this the only bit that does need a path?

I have installed the .dll and double checked it's in preferences>components etc.
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So the path that says Prev, PlayPause, and Next, those lead to the foobar application. I just installed foobar, the skin, and the plugin and when first loaded, the buttons didn't work. I just changed the path of each one to "C:\Program Files (x86)\foobar2000\foobar2000.exe" /______" and it worked. Try removing %ProgramFiles% and replacing it with the direct path to the application. Good luck!
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