Old 8th August 2008, 11:49   #1
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winamp stops working

hi all

i need help with this my problem are as follows when i insert a disc (CD) and attemp to rip it winamp trys to access Gracenote CDDB, when this happens it gracenote CDDB runs through all the actions and then right at the end when it trys to update winamp crashes


what can i do

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Old 19th August 2008, 01:41   #2
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what winamp version are you running

and operating system
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Old 19th August 2008, 12:06   #3
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hi brody456

im using winamp 5.5 and OS is the wonderfull vista its not just doing the crashing bit now but when listening back to the music the tracks freez for 2sec and then kick back in this is a major problem for me as it happens every 10sec or so any ideas please


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Old 19th August 2008, 20:45   #4
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ok all you have to do is right click winamp.exe properties then select compatibility the run as xp sp2
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Old 19th August 2008, 20:46   #5
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it also works for programs that have compatibility issue other than winamp its because vista it a beta verson of xp
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Old 19th August 2008, 23:19   #6
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hi bordy456

i've already done that it was one of the frist things i did i also tryed it without it on and its the same, the only thing that I have added to it was a lame.dll but cant see that being the problem but hay famious last words, any more ideas

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Old 19th August 2008, 23:52   #7
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Update Winamp to ver. 5.541. There have been a number of different Vista compatibility and elevation (write/access) fixes since 5.5.

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