Light Alloy 4.7.4
Light Alloy - is a compact multimedia player. It supports all popular multimedia formats. It is very easy in use but at the same time has lots of configuration settings. Player is optimized for quick launch and minimum load of the system resources.
So you can see graphically how much is played and how much is still to play
Allows you to remotely control Light Alloy, for example if you are laying on the sofa
Just like on YouTube you can navigate with a preview window while searching on the timeline
Allows you to watch tv over the internet and online videos like youtube/vimeo
Contains an expandable list of online radio stations which you can play and record, and a list to store your favorites
In case of multiple audio/subtitles streams you can easily switch from stream
Contains Dutch, German, Russian, Japanese, Chinese, and others
You don't have to install a codec pack anymore: you can use the player immediately after installation
Blu-Ray & DVD
You also can watch Blu-Ray and DVD with Light Alloy
- Supports built-in video/audio codecs (but still can be configured to use system codecs)
- Full support for DVD and MKV/OGM/MP4 features.
- Support for WinLIRC to control the player remotely.
- Configurable playback speed from 0.1x slow to 32x fast, frame by frame playback, adjustable rewind.
- Volume control, play time and timeline display on the control panel.
- Additional audio features: sound amplification, normalization, shift
- Supports playlists with the possibility of placing labels/bookmarks in the playlist or on timeline
- Drag-n-drop support; saving playing position on player close (to resume later).
- Richly reconfigurable mouse keys and keyboard, functional pop-up menu.
- Video settings saving per file (brightness, contrast, saturation, sound volume level, the currently loaded subtitle, the currently selected audio track) that are reapplied next time the file is opened.
- Ability to specify a folder to save screenshots, for creating thumbnails and full-size screenshots from the movie.
- New skin: Narrow (author - Gilorn).
- CUE chapters now supported in some additional player functions (navigation menu, next/prev chapter, timeline popup menu).
- Playlist->Jump to file: support for unicode.
- Preferences->Interface: Show cover option.
- Preferences->Sound: ability to open WASAPI Audio Renderer preferences.
- Skin system: ability to set border size.
- Updates in help files.
- Some player modules were optimized.
- Playlist: fixed issue #120.
- Playlist: fixed CUE dublicates.
- Skin system: fixed player crash when you set very tiny border size.
- Fixed serious issue which produced player crash when you try to open Preferences->Events or Preferences->Video (related to bugs in Intel HD drivers)
- Fixed issue when seek to last pos was not working.
- Fixed issue with loading playlists with UTF-8 without BOM.
- Fixed issue with "repeat folder" function.
- Fixed issue with global keys.
- ...and some other small fixes and changes.
- Added support for TAK playback.
- UDP Reader was completelly rewritten. Also it support now HTTP-protocol and proxy.
- DTSAC3: added partial support for .dtshd
- AVI: enhancements in AVC1/H.264 support.
- Updated list of VP5 supported videocards for 4K video.
- MPEG: optimized usage cases like IPTV or without video stream (radio, for example).
- MPEG: optimized Blu-ray opening.
- MPEG: enhanced and optimized search for AAC/AAC LATM/MPEG Audio streams.
- MPEG Audio: do not search for mpegaudio header deeper than 5 Mb.
- OGG: seek mechanism was fully rewritten, now files should seek a much faster, especially with Theora-video.
- Enhancements in APE tags parsing.
- Updated system components (mediainfo module, codecs, ...)
- Video Decoder: fixed crash with MPEG-2 Software decoding.
- MPEG: fixed buffer overflow issue.
- MPEG: fixed issues with seamless Blu-Ray playback.
- MPEG: fixed high CPU load with some Blu-rays.
- RealMedia: fixed buffer overflow issue.
- Subtitles: fixed .sup files parser.
- Subtitles: charset setting was not working.
- Subtitles: fixed crash on animation.
- ...and some other minor fixes.
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