Software update: foobar2000 1.5.1 beta 1

Version 1.5.1 of foobar2000 is under development and the first beta release has been released. This popular, lightweight music player can handle mp3, aac, ogg vorbis, flac, wav and wma, among others, and has support for Replay Gain. Furthermore, the player can convert different formats, the program has extensive possibilities to adjust the tags and the interface can be completely customized. In addition, it is possible to change the functionality using plugins expand. The changelog for version 1.5.1 currently looks like this:

Changes in version 1.5.1:

  • Reworked integration with Windows 10 Universal Volume Control. Enabled by default once again.
  • Fixed a bug in upmix DSPs causing incorrect behavior when working with a mono source.
  • Improved reading of certain malformed ID3 tags written by other software.
  • Generic progress dialog now shows yellow pause status when paused.
  • Generic progress dialog no longer remembers its last position.
  • File Operations: improved removal of empty folders; should no longer leave empty folders behind when canceled in mid-operation.
  • Installed component DLLs should now retain original file modification time, rather than time at which they were installed.

Version number 1.5.1 beta 1
Release status Beta
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website foobar2000
License type GPL