Software update: foobar2000 1.3.8 beta 1

A new beta version of foobar2000 has been released. This popular, lightweight music player supports MP3, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, Flac, WAV and WMA, among others, and has support for Replay Gain† Furthermore, the player can convert different formats and the program has extensive options to adjust the tags. In addition, it is possible to use the functionality using plugins expand. The changelog for version 1.3.8 looks like this:

Changes in version 1.3.8

  • Made playback over HTTP automatically retry dropped connections.
  • New ReplayGain playback mode picking album/track gain depending on current playback order.
  • Improved handling of malformed AIFF files.
  • Now compiled with Microsoft Visual Studio 2013.
  • Prevented “Open” etc dialog lockup when last used folder is on a nonworking net share referenced by raw IP.

Version number 1.3.8 beta 1
Release status beta
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website foobar2000
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License type Freeware