Place the player in the toolbar area

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frogsag
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Place the player in the toolbar area

Post by frogsag » Tue Aug 21, 2007 9:00 am

I've just started using MM and find it a great improvement over iTunes. However, i don't feel i need the Player and Now Playing windows open. So is there any way for the player controls (Play/Pause, Previous Track, Next Track, Time and Song Name) to be placed in the toolbar area, as in iTunes?

I can't find it in the toolbar options, but when I went to Tools>Options>Player and chose the Winamp player, the thing that I was looking for appeared in the toolbar! But it didn't work, and I don't want to open Winamp everytime I'm going to play a song. Can anybody help me?

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Post by Music_Cat » Sun Jan 06, 2008 9:09 am

MM3 has a mini player - menu top right next to minimize button.

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Post by TwiztidSinz » Sun Jan 06, 2008 11:20 am

Tools -> Options -> General -> Minimization Settings -> Minimize to MicroPlayer

So that whenever you minimize MM3, it will jump down to the MicroPlayer.
Additionally, just below the Minimization setting is a checkbox for 'Close to tray', if you check that in addition to 'Minimize to MicroPlayer' then whenever you close MM3 it will also go to the MicroPlayer.
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Post by CoachUK » Sun Jan 06, 2008 1:03 pm

Just to chip in......
You may need to right click on the Windows Toolbar and then select 'Toolbars' from the pop-up menu, then make sure you tick the 'MediaMonkey Player' option so that it will be allowed by Windows to be displayed in the toolbar.
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