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Old 16th January 2004, 16:37   #3
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FAQ: Troubleshooters - Common Issues

Note: Many of these issues relate to older versions of Winamp

No sound, skippy/choppy/crackly playback, high VM usage, etc.
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....26#post1212926
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=166479

Multi-speaker output / surround sound support
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=66049

Gapless Playback
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=158316

Built-in crossfader issues
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....46#post1212346

Short tracks (less than 1 second long) don't play
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=270663

Winamp keeps turning my volume up/down:
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=154677
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=32675
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=73354

Volume in Winamp is quieter than other programs
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=331437
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=344129

Static/whitenoise when pausing & unpausing with Soundmax onboard sound chip
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....72#post2167072

Sound changes from multi-speaker to stereo on seek or pause/resume with Audigy 2 ZS
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=280863

Winamp keeps making itself the default player
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=331084

Invalid Registration Key when trying to register Winamp Pro
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....did=294846#pro
http://blog.winamp.com/2009/07/21/winamp-answers-3/

I need to contact Winamp Pro Support!
http://help.winamp.com/customer/port...stomer-support
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....did=294846#pro

Winamp Installer: There was a problem installing components. CD Ripping/Burning may not function properly.. '-1'
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=324557
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....61#post2609061
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....13#post2614213 (continued)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=315516

System freeze on Win7 with "Send To" menu when using virtual CD drives (UltraISO/Virtual Clonedrive/Alcohol/Daemon Tools)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=306205
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=315764
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....85#post2618385

"DirectX files missing" error message during setup
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=320790

Problems with Milkdrop 2.23? (v2.2 still available)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=156839#known

Winamp -> Prefs -> File Types not working under Windows Vista
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=283028

Can't associate m3u and/or pls with Winamp 5.5x under Windows Vista
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....45#post2421545
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=302637

UAC prompt at every Winamp startup
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=324750

3rd-party gen_lyrics.dll plugin not compatible with Winamp 5.6x
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....31#post2725731

Chipamp, gen_mp3cue and other old 3rd-party plugins cause DEP or no-load issues with Winamp 5.6+
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=324811
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=324769

Active playlist (winamp.m3u8) wiped after restarting Winamp 5.57x (MP3 Bundle installer bug)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=316491

Downloaded Skins not saving/opening with Winamp 5.53 under Windows Vista sp1
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....d=289111#skins

Grey/blank Local Media views in Media Library
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=304613
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=306117

Can't click on Audio view or songs in Local Media views (scaling issue with high DPI settings)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=321591

Drag+drop from Explorer to Winamp not working
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=324907

Open Files dialog appears when double-clicking in playlist (Babylon 8 related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=306871

Windows (main, ml, pl, etc) disappearing off screen:
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=164598

Winamp won't recognize my iPod Nano 5/6g, Touch or iPhone model
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=323738

Entry Point Not Found: The procedure entry point IsThreadDesktopComposited could not be located in user32.dll
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....88#post2490188

WinXP: The procedure entry point _except_handler4_common could not be located in the dynamic link library msvcrt.dll
http://www.fixya.com/support/t233882...re_entry_point (Solution #3)

Procedure entry point ?ndestring_release@@YAXPA_W@Z could not be located in nde.dll (5.57-specific)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=315429

Procedure entry point SHOpenFolderAndSelectItems could not be located in the dynamic link library SHELL32.dll
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=315495

Application failed to start because nscrt.dll was not found
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....26#post2609626

Application failed to start because msvcr90.dll was not found (caused by presence of old winamp.exe.manifest file)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....25#post2628325

Error: Instruction referenced memory.... The memory could not be read
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=280308

Playlist Generator failed to initialize
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=289673

I didn't uncheck Winamp Toolbar & Search in the Installer Options -> Get the Most out of Winamp. How to get rid of them?
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....60#post2554360

How to make Winamp store config in installation dir? (not in %appdata% or registry)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=357461

Poor quality WMV playback in 5.571 (related to old drivers for old onboard video chips)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=315588

SHOUTcast TV streams or videos play upside-down
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=320499
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=315525

All desktop/startmenu/etc icons are blank/transparent after installing 5.5
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=279704

How to setup an Album Art view in the Media Library
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....72#post2286572

More info about Album Art (criteria / naming / downloading / etc)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....d=278538#notes
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....51#post2251651
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....19#post2257419

Setting album art for compilations so it all shows as one album
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=278788
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=278772

How to enable large Album Art view under the Playlist in the Bento skin
http://forums.winamp.com/attachment.php?postid=2272166

Winamp shows wrong Album Art (due to WMP11 saving hidden/system folder.jpg files)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=281591

Squares instead of stars for Ratings in v5.58
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=320552

Winamp crashes when connecting a MTP/P4S portable device if WMP11 is installed
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=290330
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/win...ionofthePlayer

How to stop Winamp from managing external usb hard drives
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=268729
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=266823

Installing Winamp 5.5+ to a usb stick/pen/flash drive
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=279827

Help with Advanced Title Formatting (ATF)
http://www.winamp.com/support/help/50/atf/atf.htm

More info about Replay Gain
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....76#post2292976

More info about creating 5.5x Language Packs
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=278039
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....id=278039#xlat
http://lists.winamp.com/mailman/listinfo/translations
http://xlat.meggamusic.co.uk/

MP3's play at double speed, distorted, or no longer play at all (malware related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=292924
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=293622

Plays mp3's for a few seconds, then stops (mp3university.com spyware related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=180475

WinXP sp2 / IE6 sp2 download issues:Audioscrobbler (standalone) plugin crashes Winamp under WinXP SP2 (user32.dll):
Search | Get fixed v1.18 here

Flash banner or popup ads in Media Library (Dashboard, Now Playing, Online Services)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=280976
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=260083

Script/Runtime Errors with Online Services / SC Wire
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....79#post2130179
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=239551
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=239264
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=241716
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....75#post1958175
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308260/en-us/

Script/Runtime Errors in Now Playing, Show Info, Dashboard
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=258575
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=258559

Shoutcast Internet TV/Radio or Winamp Music etc views not visible in 5.2x-5.3x?
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=240314

Online Services could not load. Please post an angry message on the forums
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=244611

Problems with In2TV streams (5.22 Online Services)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=247059

How to disable the shoutcast/xm radio browser popups in 5.1
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=227913
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=227335
(5.11x and later = Prefs > Station Info: Uncheck "show info on station tune-in")

404 Error under Vista when trying to subscribe to Podcast RSS feeds
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=279512

Shoutcast streams cutting out after using a TCP Optimizer
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....61#post1595061

Crash when switching Shoutcast Stations (Station Info / Ad Muncher related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=241633

Adding extra channels to Online Services (eg. Live365)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=260971

How do I delete the url history in Bento browser?
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=279539

How do I change the font for songticker, info pane, and tabs in the Bento skin?
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=278789

How to change the 5.2+ classic playlist windowshade text back to how it was in 5.13
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=238969

How do I change the icons for a smart view in 5.2x media library?
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=241106

Winamp Filetype icon is always blank (default Windows icon)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....86#post1956786

My Media Library tree or top Album/Artist panes disappeared. How do I get them back?
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=279542

msvcp71.dll not found (5.34 build 1273 specific error)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=270073

Crash in db.w5s when loading CDs / reading CDDB (5.3-5.34 specific)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=257361

Tracklength not showing in playlist for some mp3's in 5.3-5.34
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=270181

Blank space on right-side of media library (5.2-5.21-specific)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=240719

BSoD / Reboot with new Enhanced VIA IDE Accelerator Driver
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=207303
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=201287
http://forums.viaarena.com/messagevi...threadid=64033
http://forums.viaarena.com/messagevi...threadid=64050

Issues with re-tagging .m4a files encoded by iTunes (pre 5.094 bug)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=198887

WMA related issues (mainly v5.0 to 5.02)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....88#post1232888
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....did=155680#WMA
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=163425
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....85#post1314285 (5.03 tracklength bug) | (fix)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=174300 (5.03 wmvcore crash) | (fix)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=190505 ("[opening]" issue)

B4S, ASX, WAX, WPL, mms:// Streams & Real Player RA/RM/SMIL Support
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=208476
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=213514

How to make Winamp 5.2x the default mms:// protocol handler
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=246848

Settings not being saved on Winamp close/restart
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....windows+washer
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=161571
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=163185

Always On Top is not Always On Top?
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=213509

Videos display incorrectly after updating Nvidia drivers
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=222052
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=184503
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=220786

Videos play upside-down
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=219978 (roxio decoder related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=220134

Short audio clips do not play
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=270663

Plug-in executed Illegal operation error with Milkdrop under Athlon 64 NX
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=200025

Classic playlist window is always maximized (pre 5.03 bug)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....42#post1225242
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=168367 (tempfix)

"Gracenote tools not installed" error when trying to use Autotag feature with Winamp Lite
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=305720

Problem switching off proxy for Gracenote CDDB/autotag feature
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=304405

"Play with Winamp" doesn't appear when inserting CDs in WinXP
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....47#post1668247

CDDB Tutorial
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....63#post1432363

CD Ripping Tutorial
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=256424

Error ripping track #1: Can't Open/Find Decoder. Aborting
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....65#post1223065
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=233947
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=233499

Error ripping track #1: Cannot Open Encoder. Aborting
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=288988
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=220056

Error ripping track #1: Can't open destination file
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=192159
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....09#post1265609

Crash (kernel32.dll) when playing Audio CDs under Win9x/ME
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=239560

Sonic Burning/Ripping Engine errors/problems
http://corel.force.com/roxio/article...n-and-Download
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=160147
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=160169
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=157326 (px.dll - ordinal errors)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....37#post1202637 (px.dll - ordinal errors)
http://www.somacon.com/p101.php (px.dll - ordinal 373 / 422 error)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=196936 (playback stops, timer 0:00)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=167981 (ripping: no mp3's created)

Slow ripping speeds with lame_enc.dll v3.96 on lower end systems.
Downgrade to lame_enc.dll v3.90.3 or upgrade (recommended) to 3.99 instead
(with winamp closed, unzip lame_enc.dll only to the Winamp\Plugins dir) | More info

Winamp Equalizer not Responding (Win98SE)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=165088
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=167928
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=181686

General settings plus Media Library database & playlists lost when upgrading to 5.2 and selecting the new multi-user option in the installer:
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=239449
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=239485

Limited Multi-User profile issues (pre v5.2 only)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....02#post1848502
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=188497 [new Multiuser plugin]
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=161845
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=162363
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=163094
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=180711
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=185365 (tutorial)

Multi-user admin profile issues (pre v5.2 only)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....02#post1848502
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=181756

Unicode characters not showing in Modern skin main window (5.25/5.3+)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=267691
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....98#post2041598
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....76#post2039576

Unicode characters not showing in Playlist window or Classic skin (5.25/5.3+)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=267691
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....d=256207#notes
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....98#post2041598

Help with displaying alternate fonts / international characters (5.24 and earlier)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=233659
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....59#post1812359
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....97#post1313997
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....14#post1434014
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=153885
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=231658

Displaying international characters / languages / unicode issues (all old):
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=195473
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=162381
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=153885
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=65914
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=73418

Other (hard/software) players don't show Winamp's ID3v2 tags properly
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=257111

Problems with German language pack under 5.11/5.12 +
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=234954

Error initializing database (gen_ml.dll / corrupt media library database)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=236977
http://forums.winamp.com/search.php

Entry point not found - DRMClien.dll
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=238728

Assertion Failed Error (pre 5.02 - arial.ttf)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=159882

Freeze-up / slow startup issues:
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=163105 (General issues)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=160920 (Sonic Engine related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=160147 (Sonic Engine related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=167928 (General/Sonic)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=169085 (General)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=219871 (Ca eTrust AV related)
http://www.suspectz.org/like_the_wind/

Winamp caused an error in module gen_ff.dll (Litestep related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=162870

Winamp.exe application failed to initialize properly
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....00#post1801800
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index...61&atid=471489

Winamp disappears from Explorer context menus after installing Power/Magic ISO
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=266117

Conflict with HP Credential Manager and Jump to File function:
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=247684
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=249867
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=250499

I keep getting a "Can't access registry information" error message (Enhancer plugin error)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=221072

Winamp always seeks the floppy A: drive on track change (Last.FM client related)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=269211
http://www.last.fm/forum/34905/_/172297

Slow response after closing Prefs dialog (AVG scanning winamp.ini)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=219972
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....68#post1836768

Media Library Playlists slow/sluggish behaviour (also caused by AVG)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=217159
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....68#post1836768

Winamp closing when accessing modern skin menus (caused by Spyware Doctor)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=218335
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=217999

Modern skin Prefs & other dialogs not appearing when using Matrox PDesk
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....27#post1693927
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....06#post1865606

Modern Skin Color Theme pack crashes 5.02 (gen_ff.dll)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=168452
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....25#post1310225

Winamp 5.05 breaks Open Source Notifier cover art
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=191739

Instant crashes
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=163823
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=165732
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=160267

winamp.ini file for dummies (by jmatthews112)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=182606

winamp.ini, studio.xnf, gen_ml.ini, reg entries, backups etc
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=317153
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=158332
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=271526 (.bat file)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=209601

Backing-up Media Library database/ratings/playcounts:
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=317153
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=158332
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=182413
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=221054

Backing-up the Media Library local media database
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=263471
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....03#post2630503

iTunes database import/export plugin
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....=155680#itunes

iTunes SongList to M3U Playlist Converter
http://www.ericdaugherty.com/dev/itunesexport/
http://chimpen.com/itunes2m3u/convert.php
http://www.mecalabs.com/playlistgenerator

MP3 and other streams always open in QuickTime browser plugin
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=229287
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=230361
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=235714

Problems with 'All Supported Filetypes' in Open File Dialog
(eg. it either shows all/no extensions, or some supported types are missing)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=238906

Internet Explorer Script Error with Now Playing
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=167147

Can't connect to SC Radio (Too many listeners/requests. Try again tomorrow)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=144242
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=157983

Issues with Microsoft ISA Server/Firewall
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=167886

Streaming media issues with SpeedGuide.net TCP/IP Optimizer
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=206817

General Issues with Shoutcast Radio/TV streams
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=189725 (Internet Radio)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=165351 (McAfee Privacy Service)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....05#post1427405 (McAfee Privacy Service)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=131207 (No pics with Videos/TV)

Winamp Video disappeared in 'Media Library > Online Media' (v5.13 or earlier):
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=230731

Video window not auto-resizing
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=160495

MPEG-2 videos not playing under Win7 x64
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....20#post2885420

ML database not updating after using an external tagger
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....54#post1274554

Media Library delay issue in 5.02 and 5.03 (includes fix)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=168424

Notifications not fading in/out (5.02/5.03 bug)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....08#post1267808

Guide to "sidegrading" from Winamp3 to Winamp 5
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....64#post1504064

Concerned about upgrading from 2.x to 5.x?
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=207460

Winamp3-style enqueue/dequeue, multiple playlists, sidecar etc
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....77#post1178277
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=158335
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....79#post1216979

MM Kybd fixes/plugins (including RMX and Linas.info Hotkeys, for pre v5.03)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=175376 (v5.03)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=159379
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....55680#keyboard
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=173145
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=173130
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=210155
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=233667

Logitech iTouch keyboard issues/fixes
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....62#post1183662
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....16#post1196216
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....04#post1237404
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....37#post1474237 (%1 playlists)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=178288 (%1 playlists)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=179461 (%1 playlists)

Keyboard Shortcuts (z,x,c,v,b) not working with nView enabled
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=157236
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....12#post1189912
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=196434

How to disable the Notifier pop-up in Winamp Modern skin
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=210290

Tips and tweaks: fine tuning Winamp 5 (Like The Wind mirrors)
http://www.suspectz.org/like_the_wind/
http://nunzioweb.com/daz/like_the_wind/
http://sawgweb.com/like_the_wind/
http://www.k-jofol.co.uk/like_the_wind/

Most requested features/plugins etc
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=155680

Winamp API / Command Line Options
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=180297
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....61#post1440261

Running multiple instances of Winamp
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....87#post1951487

Official Wishlist
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=64975

Known Bugs
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=156839

Winamp 5.0x Component List (full list/details of Winamp installation options)
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....43#post1522843


Where can I find an older version of Winamp?
http://www.winampheaven.net/old.php
http://www.filehippo.com/download_winamp/
http://www.oldversion.com/program.php?n=winamp


Further info/tips
JonnyMac's "Newbie" Winamp Guide
Techspot Winamp Tweak Guide
WinampUnlimited Tweak Guide
EdgeOfEpsilon's FAQ
Kalphegor's Winamp 5 site
TSGH -> Useful Links


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