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--×Use XBOX 360 and compatible controllers as remote control with custom, user-assigned functionality.
--×Early and frequent access to pre-release builds.
--×Blu-Ray Decrypted Main-Movie Playback (with subtitles).
--×Thumbnail preview when hovering with the mouse cursor over the timeline.
--×Customizable Mouse Gestures.
--×Display chapters/bookmarks position directly on the timeline.
--×Media Scheduler with remote TCP/IP network based programming support.
--×Automatically restore the previously active subtitle track on replay.
--×Automatically restore the previously active audio track on replay.
--×Use DirectShow filters directly from DLLs (without registering with OS).
--×Remotely create and manage playlists without affecting current playback.
--×Create Mobile-Phone RingTones from playing media.
--×GuardDog (Auto-Restart if the player locks up).
--×Scene-Cut Interface (Dynamic, Virtual Audio/Video editing).
--×Video Wall (Span Videos across multiple monitors using the EVR Renderer).
--×Non-Linear 16:9/4:3 video scaling using EVR (Enhanced Video Renderer).
--×Support for Local Configuration file (easily run different configurations/instances on the same PC).
--×Video Orbiting (Prevents screen-burns).
--×Auto-Execute external programs Running/Closing the player.
--×Extended Command Lines "/x", "/y", "/w", "/h", "/nCols", "/nRows", "/Col", "/Row".
--×Extended Command Lines "/browse", "/func", "/exfunc", "/config", "/multinst", "/seek".
--×Extended Command Lines "/datapath", "/winname", "/connecttcp", "/sharepath".
--×HTML Interactivity.
--×Flash Interactivity.
--×QuickTime Interactivity.
--×Copy current play position to the clipboard.
-××Fullscreen media center navigation interface with easy to use controls for both Home Theater PCs (HTPC) and Tablets (or other touch devices).
-××Advanced Smart Play controls (Create your own Smart Play profiles, select & configure custom decoders for each media format).
-××Fullscreen media center navigation Safe Mode (hide dangerous functions from inexperienced users).
-××Fullscreen media center navigation custom background image.
-××Real-Time manual audio re-synchronization with optional initial synchronization value.
-××Communication & Control API (TCP/IP, WinAPI's SendMessage or COM), supported by many 3rd party applications.
-××Windows Media (WMV/WMA) DRM Support.
-××Playlist Power Manager (enhanced search/playlist manipulation).
-××Control Zoom Player through a Web Interface (web remote).
-××Audio Visualizations (Sonique, Windows Media Player plugin support).
-××Mouse Wheel Tilt (left/right) support with selectable functions (Windows VISTA or newer).
-××Custom mouse click & scroll functions.
-××Password protected options dialog, preventing other people using the computer from modifying your configuration.
-××Blank Secondary Monitors (when switching to fullscreen or by calling a function).
-××Automatic Audio and Subtitle media file stream selection.
-××Play History (Remember Date, Audio/Subtitle Track, Restore previous playback position and more).
-××Automatically restore volume level on replay with video files.
-××Automatically restore volume level on replay with audio files.
-××Share play history on a network path to resume playback from different machines.
-××Lock the On Screen Display to a region of the screen.
-××Auto-Execute external programs when a PAL/NTSC DVD disc is detected (prior to playing) and when the DVD playback is stopped.
-××Map network paths into the File Browsing Media Center navigation interface.
-××DVD Password Protected Parental Control.
-××DVD Trailers interface allowing you to play trailers prior to starting the movie.
-××Automatic Aspect Ratio, Video Size and Blanking depending on the DVD type (Fullscreen, Letterbox or Anamorphic).
-××Reload & Replay media files as they are being saved.
-××Closed Captions Support in Media Files.
-××Use any DirectShow filter as a custom Video Renderer.
-××Customize the functions assigned to keyboard navigation (up/down/left/right/enter & space keys).
-××Override the playlist editor's font with custom fonts.
-××Pattern Calibration System with White Wash Anti Burn-in mode.
-××Enhanced Screen Saver controls (Computer generated backgrounds, image slideshows and power saving modes).
-××Integrated eMule/uTorrent/qBittorrent file tracker (track download progress within the fullscreen navigation interfaces).
-××Customize the background image visible when nothing is playing.
-××Customize the background image used when playing audio when no folder image exists.
-××Add custom functions to the Task-Bar right-click menu (Windows 7 or better).
-××Extended Command Lines "/lockfs", "/tcp".
-××Create Contact Sheet (Thumbnail index).
-××Multiple Customizable Context Menus with extensive support for both DVD and Media modes.
×××No bloat, intuitive interface with a user-friendly design.
×××Install Center application, capable of detecting and securely installing up-to-date decoders, missing system components and language packs to improve stability and versatility.
×××Support for legacy and cutting-edge Video Rendering technologies (Overlay, VMR7, VMR9, EVR, Haali, MadVR).
×××Windows 7 (or better) Task-Bar position coloring.
×××Windows 7 (or better) controls on the preview thumbnail (Mute, Play/Pause, Next/Previous Track).
×××10-Band Equalizer with Digital PreAmp and Presets.
×××DVD Playback from Disc, Hard Drive or network connection.
×××Quickly jump between multiple saved positions using media Chapters (or DVD Bookmarks).
×××Go-To Interface to quickly and accurately seek into any position within a media file.
×××Automatically Extract & Play Archived (zip/rar/7z/etc) content.
×××Video Post-Processing (DeInterlacing, Sharpening, etc).
×××Play incomplete AVI files.
×××Play files locked by third party programs.
×××Powerful, category based Media Library interface.
×××Automatically play multi-part media files.
×××AB-Repeat (Repeat a section of the playing media in a loop).
×××Choose from Multiple DVD Audio & Video decoders for improved compatibility and reliability.
×××Smart DVD Bookmarking tool, including auto-loading bookmarks.
×××Auto-Remember DVD position per-disc (each DVD's position saved separately).
×××Multiple DVD play speeds with adjustable speed values.
×××Preferred DVD language selection (Audio, Video, Subtitle and DVD Menus).
×××Auto-Save definition file per-disc (remember Aspect Ratio Video Position, Color Values, etc).
×××External DVD Subtitle Support (Use subtitles from an external file).
×××Temporarily disable Auto-Play to prevent other programs from popping up when a DVD disc is inserted.
×××DVD, Media, Audio and Media Center navigation skins.
×××Advanced media format support (multiple language tracks, subtitles and chaptering in AVI, OGM, MKV and more).
×××High resolution subtitle rendering on low resolution video using xySubFilter and MadVR.
×××Integration with Windows VISTA's Media Library folders (auto-mapped to Zoom Player's media library).
×××Start player window locked to Fullscreen mode (Hide the fact that your computer is your media center back-end).
×××DXVA (hardware assisted) decoding with H.264 and VC1 video formats.
×××Integrated image viewer (JPG/PNG/BMP) with Zoom, Panning and image-rotation functionality.
×××High Quality Icon library containing extension-specific system icons (used when the Player is associated with a file format).
×××Mouse Gestures.
×××Automatically load and display embedded/external background images when playing audio files (APE/FLAC/ID3/etc).
×××Fullscreen Virtual Keyboard (used for renaming files from the fullscreen interfaces and elsewhere where appropriate).
×××Extensive Playlist support ZPL/B4S/M3U/WPL (including native Unicode and UTF8 file names).
×××Smart Play support (Faster loading files, no decoder conflicts and smoother playback on less powerful computers).
×××Microsoft 'MMS' Audio/Video Streaming.
×××Multi-Format video streaming of media files or live streams over HTTP.
×××SHOUTcast Radio streaming
×××Definition system which saves and restores information on the playing media (Aspect Ratio/Color Values/etc).
×××Easy access to popular filter interfaces such as XVID/H.264 dialogs, DirectVobSub language selection, etc.
×××Fast Play support for most media formats (as long as your CPU can handle the extra load).
×××Fast Forward and Rewind support with all media formats.
×××User-Specified accelerated list scrolling speed (for large playlists and other content).
×××Quick 'starting with' or 'containing' keyboard searches of large lists.
×××Enhanced 'On Playlist Complete' setting, allowing control over what actions are taken when playback ends.
×××Auto-Aspect ratio compensation for badly encoded 16:9 (widescreen) and 4:3 (fullscreen) content
×××Manual-Aspect ratio adjustment
×××ID3, APE, FLAC and WMA Tag information visualization.
×××Virtual meta-data editor for both Audio and Video media files.
×××4 Level Zoom-In Toggle (16.6%, 13.3%, 50%, 100%).
×××Windows Media Format 9 High Resolution Multi-Channel Audio Rendering.
×××Auto-Play Media CD/USB/External drives.
×××Bicubic, smooth scaled image slideshows.
×××Easily associate any file format, including an icon navigation interface that allows you to easily decide which icon is used.
×××Play random trailers before or after your Movies.
×××Multilingual (Translated into multiple languages) with Unicode 16bit Character support.
×××Basic and Advanced options dialog, making Zoom Player easy for new users while giving ultimate flexibility to power users.
×××Mute audio while seeking.
×××Automatic Skin-Mode Switching depending on type of content played (DVD/Media/Audio).
×××Dynamic skinning engine with full support for color-tinting.
×××Powerful Aspect Ratio controls, including support for non square pixels (Pixel Aspect Ratio), manual Fit-To-Specified-Area Aspect Ratio, Anamorphic Aspect Ratio and even a Custom user-specified ratio.
×××Easy control of Video Size and Positioning while in fullscreen, allowing you to position the video anywhere and at any size on screen.
×××Fully keyboard mapped features and dialogs, covering every function used by the player (useful with Remote Control, keyboard devices and HTPC systems).
×××Programmable keyboard editor, including support for chaining multiple functions to one key and Global Hot-Keys (keys that work even when the player is not focused).
×××Advanced mouse controls with customizable functions, including a wide array of mouse-wheel supported features (extremely useful with HTPC systems).
×××Custom Video Position, Aspect Ratios, Color Control and Image Blanking presets.
×××Dynamic Control Bar, providing easy navigation while in full screen mode, complete with user-selected on-bar functions.
×××Detachable Control Bar, allowing you to easily control player functionality from a secondary monitor.
×××4xSpeed seeking (short/medium/long/very long) with customizable speeds for quickly seeking forward/backward within the playing media.
×××Extensive command line support.
×××Override the system-default Audio Output device and assign output to any other audio device on the system.
×××User specified registry location, supporting multiple running copies of the player using different configuration profiles.
×××Web URL Navigation system, allowing you to associate DVD and Media files with a URL or local information file.
×××Fully Multi-Monitor compliant with powerful multi-monitor features.
×××Multiple Skin-Modes within a single skin (default/small/minmalistic/frame-only/etc).
×××Docking user interface elements to Window Borders and Advanced Magnetic Docking capabilities.
×××Translucent user interface (Requires Windows Vista or newer with the Aero interface enabled).
×××DVB Support using DCoder's DC-DVB filter, including tuning and time shifting.
×××Change screen resolution when going into fullscreen and restore when leaving fullscreen.
×××Screenshot support in JPG, PNG and BMP formats.
×××LIRC Remote Control support.
×××Shortcut File Parsing for easy redirection of DVD and Media content from a centralized location.
×××Blanking feature used to cover up non-black area of encoded Video (useful when playing widescreen DVDs or badly encoded media files).
×××Girder Command file export for maximum control through a remote device and System Automation.
×××Full support for GraphEdit ".GRF" files.
×××Backward (Windows 98) and Forward compatible with all versions of windows running on Intel processors.