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Old 21st December 2000, 05:00   #2
DJ Egg
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Here's a few more potentially very helpful links:

Winamp 2x related:
ZDNet Digital Audio Supercenter | ZDNet's Winamp Guide | ZDNet Help
WebAttack's Free Audio & MP3 Tools Download Guide
CNET's Winamp2 Walkthrough / Manual
CNET's "Install & Configure Winamp 2" Help
CNet's MP3 Troubleshooting Tips & Tools
The Winamp 2 FAQ
Winamp 2 On-Line Help
Winamp 2 Overview
Winamp 2 Walkthrough
Winamp e-mail feedback form
TSGH -> The FAQ List

Winamp3 recommended reading material:
Official Online Documentation:
FAQ | Overview | Walkthrough
Forum Documentation:
Winamp3 FAQ #2
Introduction To Winamp3
Winamp3 Tutorials:
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=112680
wa3help.chm (currently being written, keep checking for updates)
http://209.66.18.178/wa3help.chm
Development News/Updates:
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread....7254#internals
http://www.winamp.com/nsdn/winamp3x/news/betanews.jhtml
http://www.winamp.com/nsdn/winamp3x/...betanews.jhtml

Windows Error Messages / Support Sites:
PC911
MS Support Knowledge Base
Windows 98/ME Error Message Resource Center
Windows Annoyances
Free PC Tech
PCForrest
winguides.com
User-Friendly Windows Help/Services | Downloads
Browser Support (IE)
IE Info Site
Tech Support Guy Forums
Suggest A Fix Forums
Windrivers Forums

Missing Files/Drivers (vb5/6; dll's; device drivers; etc):
http://www.webattack.com/help/missingfiles.html
http://www.soundcard-drivers.com/
http://www.driverzone.com/
http://download.cnet.com/downloads/0...0001.dir.10010
http://www.driversguide.com/ | driverguide.com
http://www.drdriver.com/
http://www.dll-files.com/dllindex/index.shtml
http://www.helpy.com.ar/cen-dll/a.htm
http://freepctech.com/pc/002/files011.shtml
http://www.drivershq.com

Windows Codecs:
http://codeczone.virtualave.net/fixes.htm | http://www.moviecodec.com
http://www.doom9.org
http://www.divx.com
http://admin.dbpoweramp.com/codec-central.htm
http://www.divx-digest.com/software/
http://support.microsoft.com/default...;EN-US;q141801
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/win...ad/default.asp
http://www.411forsex.com/help/codecs...ls/codecs.html
http://www.inf.ufpr.br/~rja00/programs.html

DirectX Upgrades:
DX Media 6 & Patch (WinNT) | DX v7.0a (Win9x)
DXv8.0a (Win9x/2k/ME) | DXv8.1b (Win98/ME/2k) DX 9 (Win98/2k/ME/XP)

Check "start -> run -> dxdiag" for version details first.

Misc:
VxD fix for Win9x/ME (prevents BSoD's)
CNet's Computer Internals Guide
CNet's Glossary of Computer Terminology
Windows Media Player 6.4
PowerArchiver 2001 v6.11 (best freeware zip utility ever!)
Old versions of software (Winamp, Real, QT, WMP, GetRight, ZoneAlarm, AIM, ICQ, PowerArchiver, etc)
The MeggaMusicWeb Top Essential Links page
English Dictionary

Free Virus Protection Software: http://www.webattack.com/Freeware/se.../fwvirus.shtml
http://www.freewarefiles.com/results...bcategoryid=90
http://www.grisoft.com (AVG 6.0)
http://www.avast.com/i_idt_153.html (avast! 4 free)
http://www.free*********
http://www.vcatch.com

Free online virus scan:
http://housecall.trendmicro.com/
http://www.pandasoftware.com/activescan/com/
http://www.scan.ro/
http://housecall.antivirus.com/
http://www.commandondemand.com/
http://www.ravantivirus.com/scan/
http://www.freedom.net/onlineviruscheck/

Spyware/Adware removers:
SpyBot Search & Destroy:
http://www.safer-networking.org/
http://tomcoyote.org/SPYBOT/
Hijack This:
http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/hijacked/
Spyware Blaster: (prevents known spyware from being installed)
http://www.wilderssecurity.com/spywareblaster.html
Ad-Aware 6.0:
http://www.lavasoft.de | http://www.lavasoftusa.com
http://www.majorgeeks.com/article.php?sid=506&cat=31

Diagnostics Tools:
StartUpList (generates a list of all startup programs & running processes)
http://www.spywareinfo.com/downloads.php#startup
http://www.lurkhere.com/~nicefiles/index.html
AIDA32 (system information, diagnostics and benchmarking)
http://www.aida32.hu/aida32.php
MP3Utility (test mp3's for errors/corruption)
http://www.geocities.com/mp3utility/
Encspot (determine encoder & quality of mp3's)
http://www.mpex.net/en/software/details/encspot.html
GSpot (determine codecs required for playback of AVI files)
http://www.divx-digest.com/software/gspot.html
vbrfix (fixes missing vbr headers etc in corrupt mp3's)
http://www.willwap.co.uk/Programs/vbrfix.html

Over 100 auto registry fixes and tweaks for WinXP:
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

more to follow . . .

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