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THANK YOU! Note that > the > dedicated keyboard control on the top still isn't as convenient as the > spacebar would be ... It simply amazes me the level of stupidity that went into redesigning and taking away this simple and popular functionality. Disclaimer: The above is solely my own interpretation in my own words. http://themenage.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-doesn-t-open-media-files-on-double-click.html

Under plugins tab select 'Background' category. 'WMP Hotkeys' should be listed in background plugin list. My issue is that I am unable to edit anything that was recovered from my old laptop in... So if playlist contains more than one file then use SHIFT + →/←, instead of CTRL. Looking for more plugins for Windows Media Player?

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This is because windows media player associate the same key combination for next/previous action. See if this tut helps. I can't speak to others, but I give my best. > ;-) Sorry, I was bit hard on you guys. Page Info Change History (all pages) All Project Updates Discussions Issue Tracker Downloads Reviews Source Code Wiki & Documentation Subscribe Project Description WMP Hotkeys is a windows media player plugin that

In Star Trek why is warp speed the ultimate litmus test on "galactic acceptance" of a civilisation? See - the code this guy offered did indeed pause WMP. What is the word meaning people who sell something in forceful way on the street or places? Wmp Keys If not, is there a plug-in that allows for it?

This is because windows associate button press action with space key press. Windows Media Player Plus Plugin WMP is pausing just like the good old days.Problem solved, right? I'm sure it's frustrating for everyone, and I'm sorry I was not respectful in my previous response. Microsoft is the 800 lb gorilla here...

It comes across as an excuse. Windows Media Player Keyboard Shortcuts When Minimized I can't speak to others, but I give my best. ;-) -Zach -- Windows Media Development Team (speaking for myself only) See http://zachd.com/pss/pss.html for some helpful WMP info. Fix the problem already!!! Is there a key combination that can be used to start/stop the video when the Windows Media Player window has focus?

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because they would love to sell you an enhanced keyboard with dedicated controls for WMP (such as the Wireless Desktop Elite I'm using now)... At time of this thread, and long before, they were lookingmore to tablet technology, and tablets dont really have space barstnjman Saturday, October 12, 2013 2:44 AM 0 Sign in to Windows Media Player Pause Hotkey Mat Brady, Feb 24, 2006 #1 Advertisements JDMaddison Guest > Does Mplayer10 allow for keyboard shortcuts at all? Wmp Hotkeys You being unaware of other people's needs doesn't change their needs. =]Heck, you already trying to use the spacebar instead of the mouse already shows you trying to use a small

e.g. check over here Again, just use the instructions on this guy's site here, but add the code here below instead.GroupAdd,mplayer,Windows Media PlayerGroupAdd,mplayer,WMPTransitionGroupAdd, wmp, Windows Media PlayerGroupAdd, wmp, ahk_class WMP Skin HostGroupAdd, wmp, ahk_class WMPTransitionGroupAdd, or because WMP is free and they don't want to put much effort into it any more. I have some systems with media keys, but have to reach to the top to use them, whereas spacebar, which is at the bottom, is much more convenient. Windows Media Player Global Hotkeys

So then I added this code to the code from the aforementioned blog.I don't know why it works, or what all the code means - but it works. So - essentially I added the code I found with the code I already knew would pause WMP. He's never far from a WiFi connection or a great cup of coffee. his comment is here Sunday, June 05, 2011 5:19 PM 0 Sign in to vote Yes, many people know what I'm talking about as regards the spacebar.

Sorry: if there are further betas of WMP/WMP-including-productsin the future, it would be good to mention in beta feedback your support for this at that time... Vlc If it is completely impossible to do this simple task, then please > answer me this question- why is it that *ALL* other players have spacebar to > play/pause yet Mplayer10 But not when you brought it to full screen. (Like most people would want to do when watching a video or movie).

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I was weary of this at first - I didn't want to damage my computer by trying to change it. It works when media player is active (it pauses it), but the "else"-part doesnt work. You fixed my WMP life man #15 - Posted 24 February 2011 - 04:07 AM Back to top Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Back to Ask for Help Reply Live Mail keyboard shortcutsWhen completing forms etc on web pages I sometimes wish to enlarge words and also sometimes underline certain words by using the keyboard.

Note that the dedicated keyboard control on the top still isn't as convenient as the spacebar would be ... This will cause both windows media player as well as this plugin to play/pause the media at the same time, so there will be a race condition and final action might Vista General Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit your posts BB code is On weblink It's nearly depressing to see Windows 7 has become more mouse-centric than XP was ...

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... tnjman Edited by TNJMAN Saturday, October 12, 2013 3:46 AM spelling Saturday, October 12, 2013 3:16 AM 0 Sign in to vote I might have to try this AutoHotkeytnjman Saturday, October I am so happy with WMC once again! You suggestions/critique are more than welcome.

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Music, Pictures & Video Open Windows Media Player Inside Windows Media PlayerHi, I wanted to ask if it is possible to set Windows media player to open as the default player AutoHotKeys. Below is a list of keyboard shortcuts you can use for a variety of activities in Windows Media Player ranging from switching to Player Mode to turning on or off shuffle Checking on the menu, the Play menu lists Play / Pause as Ctrl-P, so yes, it does.

Saturday, August 13, 2011 5:12 PM 2 Sign in to vote I installed AutoHotKey and added this script in the AutoHotKey.ahk file GroupAdd,mplayer,Windows Media Center #IfWinActive,ahk_group mplayer Space::Send,{Media_Play_Pause} #IfWinActive For Read about the shutdown plan, including archive and migration information, on Brian Harry's blog. With all the new stuff packed into Windows Media Player, I thought it might be a good idea to highlight some tips for using Windows Media Player. Looks like they DID compromise and allow spacebar to be pause-play as long as focus is on a media clip (movie, song, etc.)tnjman Sunday, October 13, 2013 1:56 AM 0 Sign

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