WinAMP Full 5.9 Obtain | TechSpot


Winamp is a quick, versatile, high-fidelity music participant for Home windows. Winamp helps playback of many audio (MP3, OGG, AAC, WAV, MOD, XM, S3M, IT, MIDI, and many others) and video sorts (AVI, ASF, MPEG, NSV), customized appearances referred to as skins (supporting each traditional Winamp 1.x/2.x skins and Winamp 3 freeform skins), audio visualization and audio impact plug-ins (together with two {industry} dominating visualization plug-ins), a sophisticated media library, Web radio and TV help, CD ripping, and CD burning.

This Full model performs MP3s, AAC, WMA, and extra; Suitable with Winamp 2 Plug-ins; Full Help for traditional and fashionable skins; Performs Movies; has a Highly effective Media Library; Browse Web Radio & TV Stations; Built-in Web Music Movies & Songs; Bundled Visualizations; and Burn & Rip CDs.

Winamp options: a playlist editor and a 10-band graphic equalizer with user-definable presets that may routinely load particular recordsdata. It additionally consists of Home windows Media Know-how 4.0 enter/output help and the industry-standard Fraunhofer MP3 decoder.


  • Wi-fi desktop sync with Winamp for Android
  • iTunes Library Import
  • Main podcast overhaul together with new listing powered by Mediafly
  • New Home windows 7 help together with taskbar participant controls
  • Obtainable in 16 languages together with Turkish, Romanian & Brazilian Portuguese
  • Improved playlist generator
  • Add the Winamp Toolbar and management playback out of your browser (optionally available)

What’s New

That is the end result of 4 years’ work because the 5.8 launch. Two dev groups, and a pandemic-induced hiatus interval in-between. To the end-user, it won’t look like there’s a complete heap of modifications, however the largest and hardest half was really migrating the whole venture from VS2008 to VS2019 and getting all of it to construct efficiently.

The groundwork has now been laid, and now we are able to focus extra on options. Whether or not fixing/changing previous ones or including new. The construct # will keep as 9999 for this launch, e.g. if/when there’s an rc2 or remaining launch (builds will be recognized by filename + timestamp). We’ll reset it for five.9.1.

Though in depth inner testing has already been carried out, that is nonetheless marked as a Launch Candidate construct. All options want testing. If potential, please take a look at installations on Home windows 7 – 8.1. There’s already been some studies of DLLs not loading 🙁

  • Improved: Home windows 11 compatibility
  • Improved: Playback of https:// streams
  • Improved: Up to date and tidier generate html playlist code
  • Improved: [in_mkv] vp8 help
  • Improved: [in_mod] Playback of .itz, .mdz, .s3z & .xmz compressed modules
  • Improved: [ml_wire] New working Podcast Listing
  • Improved: [out_ds] Show gadget data accurately in Unicode format
  • Mounted: [in_midi/in_mkv/nu/pfc] reminiscence leaks
  • Mounted: [in_mp3] id3 empty style displayed as Blues or Psychobilly
  • Mounted: [jnetlib/ml_online/ml_wire] JSAPI2 JavaScript API
  • Misc: lame_enc & libsndfile now static hyperlinks as an alternative of dynamic dll
  • Misc: libmpg123, libflac & zlib now static hyperlinks as an alternative of dynamic dll
  • Misc: libalac.dll added to Shared folder as a part of alac replace
  • Misc: Main compiler refactoring work
  • Misc: Many extra basic tweaks, enhancements, fixes and optimizations
  • Misc: Minimal required OS is now Home windows 7 SP1
  • Misc: New on-line Assist part and articles
  • Misc: SDK now appropriate with VS2017 and newer
  • Misc: Versioning syntax modified to v5.x.x
  • Misc: WinampMicrosoft.VC142.CRT runtimes now put in on Win7/8
  • Eliminated: Bento Browser tab – So lengthy, and thanks for all of the fish!
  • Up to date: [alac/in_mp4] ALAC 2017-11-03-c38887c5
  • Up to date: [enc_lame] LAME 3.100.1
  • Up to date: [freetype.wac] freetype 2.12.1
  • Up to date: [gif] giflib 5.1.4
  • Up to date: [in_cdda] libdiscid 0.6.2
  • Up to date: [in_flac/enc_flac] libFLAC 1.3.4
  • Up to date: [in_mod] libopenmpt 0.7.0 & Portaudio 19.7.0
  • Up to date: [in_mp3] libmpg123 1.29.3
  • Up to date: [in_vorbis] libogg 1.3.5 & libvorbis 1.3.7
  • Up to date: [in_wave] libsndfile 1.1.0
  • Up to date: [OpenSSL] OpenSSL 3.0.3
  • Up to date: [png] libpng 1.6.37
  • Up to date: [vp8] WebM libvpx 1.11.0
  • Up to date: [zlib] zlib 1.2.12

Recognized Points

  • Earmarked for fixing in 5.9.1
  • About dialog => Credit
  • Not helps unicode chars
  • Unicode help in Plush was damaged in the course of the migration to VS2019

AVS Editor

  • Principal menu not localized
  • Will hopefully be mounted for five.9.1


  • Some presets produce errors (error in per-frame code, and many others.)
  • One other ill-effect of the migration course of.
  • For now, we have force-enabled the “suppress all warnings” setting,
  • eliminated the worst affected presets from the package deal,
  • and (on upgrades) we have renamed the 11 worst affected presets with the .off extension.
  • We hope to repair it absolutely for five.9.1
  • ReplayGain calculation damaged for vorbis recordsdata (.ogg)
  • That is additionally a difficulty in 5.8
  • Found too late, will hopefully be mounted for five.9.1

NSV VP3 decoder = damaged/lacking

ml_wire Podcasts

  • omBrowser makes use of IE(10) engine, which some podcast websites not help.
  • We mounted https subscriptions generally,
  • but when guide https subscriptions do not work, strive http as an alternative.
  • For five.9.1 and past, we are able to take a look at changing the interior browser engine with e.g. Mozilla or Chromium.

Bento pores and skin

  • “Choices => Look => Present Artist Data Buttons”
  • remains to be within the menu, despite the fact that we have eliminated them.
  • Word, we have additionally disabled hyperlinks in MCV (Artist, Album, and many others. not clickable)



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