Software update: AIMP 3.51 build 1288

An update for version 3.50 of media player AIMP has been released. This free Russian-made lightweight media player has support for the most popular music formats. The appearance is somewhat like Winamp and can be adjusted by means of skins. AIMP has an 18-channel equalizer on board and supports plugins. Furthermore, the program can rip CDs, convert music files and edit tags.

In version 3.50, performance has been improved, among other things. The control panel has also been changed, which also means that version 2.x configuration files are no longer supported. Furthermore, the options for customizing the program’s appearance have changed. A separate skin editor can here are being found. In version 3.51, the following changes have also been made:


  • Sound Engine: TAK decoder has been updated
  • Sound Engine: Cache system has been improved – CPU usage has been reduced
  • Playlists: auto name algorithm has been improved
  • Tag Editor: The progress of current operation is now displaying on the taskbar button
  • Skin Engine: The sizes of windows now automatically adjusted after screen resolution changing


  • Common – The Ctrl + Page Up / Ctrl + Page Down hot keys does not work in secondary windows if its have been used as local hot keys in the player.
  • Common – Bugs in some localizations
  • Common – Format line parser does not process “,” set of symbols correctly
  • Sound Engine – Tracks with long names cannot be played in some cases
  • Sound Engine – No an ability to pause file playback, if it located on remote server
  • Sound Engine – Program crashes during radio capture process, if playable track has incorrect symbols in one of its tag fields
  • File Save Dialogue – No overwrite confirmation in some cases
  • Browse Folder Dialogue – The Ctrl + Up / Ctrl + Down hot keys does not work
  • Playlists – Deletion of the collapsed group expand group which placed below
  • Playlists – Playlists Manager deletes playlists pass the recycle bin
  • Playlists – the “Save playlist ‘Default'” option is ignores when closing playlist tab
  • Skin Engine – An ability to resize window is blocked after change skin to another without maximization support if window is maximized
  • Skin Engine – Converter ignores special settings for All-In-One skins
  • Pandemic AIO Skin – No ability to drag player window by its caption
  • Audio Converter – Bugs with parameters selection in the “WMA Encoder Settings” dialogue
  • Audio Converter – Bugs with parameters selection in the “OGG Vorbis Encoder Settings” dialogue
  • Tag Editor – Incorrect files order in the “Analysis Result” dialogue
  • Tag Editor – The M4A tag missing in the tags list for group removing / applying tag fields values
  • Tag Editor does not recognize files which located in the Windows Libraries
  • Audio Library does not take initial rating of file into account when adding file to database
  • Audio Library displays wrong data in the report
  • Small bugs and defects

Version number 3.51 build 1288
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 8
Website AIMP
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License type Freeware