Old 22nd January 2012, 00:01   #1
Markazz831
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 1
Bluetooth headset controls

I've been searching all around for an mp3 player via PC that accommodated for the bluetooth headphone controls such as fast forward and rewind, and discovered that Winamp is the only player with a plugin called "repeater" that allows for control of the time in seconds one can rewind or fast forward with the preset buttons found on the bluetooth headphone.

I've been using the the controls without a hitch to do some audio/textbook transcribing but discovered that in order for the fast forward and rewind to work, winamp has to be selected and cannot be in the background while I'm typing on Microsoft Word. Its almost like hitting control alt delete to switch back to winamp in order fast forward or rewind.

Does anyone know of a plugin where I can fully focus on my Word Doc and using the bluetooth controls on my headset to rewind without have to switch back and forth between Doc and winamp? Hopefully this makes sense.
Markazz831 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23rd January 2012, 14:10   #2
DrO
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Posts: 27,873
you could create global hotkeys (via the 'Playback: Forward' and 'Playback: Rewind' options) which allows you to use Winamp's features without having to have Winamp as the active program.

-daz
DrO is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Go Back   Winamp & Shoutcast Forums > Winamp > Winamp Technical Support

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
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
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump