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Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: FofR on 2006-08-05 20:13:16
http://www.google.com/talk/whatsnew_more.html (http://www.google.com/talk/whatsnew_more.html)
http://www.google.com/support/talk/bin/ans...py?answer=43426 (http://www.google.com/support/talk/bin/answer.py?answer=43426)
http://www.google.com/support/talk/bin/ans...py?answer=44269 (http://www.google.com/support/talk/bin/answer.py?answer=44269)

One of GTalk's latest features:
Music Status
Listening to music while on Google Talk? Now you can let your friends see what you're listening to by selecting "Show current music track" in your status menu. Your status message will change when your song does!"

How do I show my contacts what music I'm listening to?
If you'd like to show your contacts what music you're listening to at that very moment, select Show current music track from your status drop-down menu. Your status will automatically update each time your supported music player starts a new song, listing the track name and artist information. If you stop your music, your status will display as Available."

Which players are supported for music status?
We currently support the latest version of the following music players:

    * iTunes
    * Windows Media Player
    * Winamp
    * Yahoo Music Engine

Do you think it's possible to get a foobar plugin to make it compatible?

Download the new client: http://desktop.google.com/download/googlet...tup-testing.exe (http://desktop.google.com/download/googletalk/googletalk-setup-testing.exe)
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: CrazyCoder on 2006-08-05 20:47:37
AMIP can do almost the same with all Google Talk versions, the only difference is that the text is displayed as usual status message without the music icon (as a bonus you can customize the song display format).
Please read AMIP help (http://amip.tools-for.net/wiki/manual/configurator#google_talk) for details.

I guess Google Talk is searching for the player window and tries to get the title or uses other player specific API, foo_winamp_spam may make foobar pretend as Winamp and probably Google Talk will work with it, I didn't test it though.
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Yotsuya on 2006-08-05 21:25:17
Well I installed the foo_winamp_spam, I upgraded my google talk to the test version.. I restarted both programs and put the checkmark next to "Show current music track" ... it doesnt work. Google talk does not see the fake winamp window.

So unless there is something else about my setup to break things (can anyone else confirm if this does or does not work?) winamp spam is not a viable solution. Try AMIP or make a component.
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Egor on 2006-08-14 07:33:13
It is also possible to send a suggestion somewhere:
Got a feature suggestion for Talk? Talk to us. (https://services.google.com/inquiry/talk_suggest)
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: MEK on 2006-08-16 23:31:26
hi

new version is out
http://talk.google.com/ (http://talk.google.com/)

if you need "Shows what music playing" just need one file in any direct called "winamp.m3u"
but you need also add direct to this file in regedit

example

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Winamp]
@="E:\\Program Files\\Foobar2000"

when you add this direct in the regedit you need put winamp.m3u in E:\Program Files\Foobar2000

oh... you also need use Winamp API Emulator (foo_winamp_spam.dll)

if you see any troubles try use default string [%artist% - ]$if(%title%,%title%,%_filename%)


sorry for my English
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Andreasvb on 2006-08-17 00:30:08
The new version works without regedit change or the file in foobar dir

I have foo_winamp_spam.dll
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Pavel S on 2006-08-17 01:07:37
Hey guys..I downloaded the beta 3 foo winamp spam and that freezes my google talk.
Can anyone help..much appreciated!!
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: MEK on 2006-08-17 03:36:00
The new version works without regedit change or the file in foobar dir

I have foo_winamp_spam.dll

yes it always work if you have install WinAMP but try unintall WinAMP

Hey guys..I downloaded the beta 3 foo winamp spam and that freezes my google talk.
Can anyone help..much appreciated!!

check your direct to file in regedit and make empty "winamp.m3u"
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: raenoll on 2006-08-17 12:52:09
hi, I succeeded in configurating, but it seems I can't find information of songs I listened to in Google Personalized music search. Can it make possible through this?
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Andrea on 2006-08-17 14:21:17
Yay! It works! Thank you very much MEK!
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Pavel S on 2006-08-17 16:44:09

The new version works without regedit change or the file in foobar dir

I have foo_winamp_spam.dll

yes it always work if you have install WinAMP but try unintall WinAMP

Hey guys..I downloaded the beta 3 foo winamp spam and that freezes my google talk.
Can anyone help..much appreciated!!

check your direct to file in regedit and make empty "winamp.m3u"

What do you mean MEK can you elaborate on that. What do you mean by check direct file in regedit and where do I find that winamp.m3u
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: cLess-R34 on 2006-08-17 17:03:05
Did what MEK instructed, but does not seem to work :'(
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Pavel S on 2006-08-17 19:43:01
[quote author=cLess-R34 link=msg=421666 date=1155830585]Did what MEK instructed, but does not seem to work :'([/quote]
What exactly did you do?
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Pavel S on 2006-08-17 23:04:21
Ok I installed winamp...unchecked associated files and all that stuff....and hey it works. Very nice. So its there I dont really see it and everything works fine.
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: MEK on 2006-08-18 01:10:57
hi
hi, I succeeded in configurating, but it seems I can't find information of songs I listened to in Google Personalized music search. Can it make possible through this?

try this http://www.google.com/searchhistory/?hl=en (http://www.google.com/searchhistory/?hl=en)
Yay! It works! Thank you very much MEK!

np
What do you mean MEK can you elaborate on that. What do you mean by check direct file in regedit and where do I find that winamp.m3u

[quote author=cLess-R34 link=msg=421666 date=1155830585]Did what MEK instructed, but does not seem to work :'([/quote]
Ok I installed winamp...unchecked associated files and all that stuff....and hey it works. Very nice. So its there I dont really see it and everything works fine.

Google Talk need see file winamp.m3u to make this you need add link to this file in regedit

so crate empty file winamp.m3u in any folder

now save this code in file *.reg

Code: [Select]
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Winamp]
@="C:\\Program Files\\Foobar2000"


double click on reg file
now you need only put winamp.m3u in C:\Program Files\Foobar2000
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: raenoll on 2006-08-18 01:19:42
http://www.google.com/searchhistory/?hl=en (http://www.google.com/searchhistory/?hl=en)

I see ya. But I can find out what I listened to with WMP but not with foobar2000 using foo_winamp_spam.
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: MEK on 2006-08-18 01:43:24
http://www.google.com/searchhistory/?hl=en (http://www.google.com/searchhistory/?hl=en)

I see ya. But I can find out what I listened to with WMP but not with foobar2000 using foo_winamp_spam.

it true

but you can use winamp.m3u save your playlist in this file and play it work
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: hal9001 on 2006-08-18 02:03:36
Tried to get it to work and couldn't. But apparantly it was my own fault: I tied to add the registry value manually via regedit.
Working with the *.reg file sems like the way to go.

Thanx!
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: saratoga on 2006-08-18 04:30:31
Hmm I've verified that I have the registry entry and the empty m3u file.  I've also got the latest foowinampspam from R1Ch's thread.  After I enable music titles in Gtalk, should something happen?  Because it just sits there and I'm not sure if its working.

Edit:  Crap still nothing.  I installed Winamp and it works fine.  No idea why foobar doesn't.  Is the march version of foo_winampspam the most recent?
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: MEK on 2006-08-18 07:04:10
Hmm I've verified that I have the registry entry and the empty m3u file.  I've also got the latest foowinampspam from R1Ch's thread.  After I enable music titles in Gtalk, should something happen?  Because it just sits there and I'm not sure if its working.

Edit:  Crap still nothing.  I installed Winamp and it works fine.  No idea why foobar doesn't.  Is the march version of foo_winampspam the most recent?

i don't know why it don't work for you but if you have installed WinAMP try now use Foobar 2000 and enable "Show current music track"
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: saratoga on 2006-08-18 20:02:22

Hmm I've verified that I have the registry entry and the empty m3u file.  I've also got the latest foowinampspam from R1Ch's thread.  After I enable music titles in Gtalk, should something happen?  Because it just sits there and I'm not sure if its working.

Edit:  Crap still nothing.  I installed Winamp and it works fine.  No idea why foobar doesn't.  Is the march version of foo_winampspam the most recent?

i don't know why it don't work for you but if you have installed WinAMP try now use Foobar 2000 and enable "Show current music track"


Initially nothing happened even after I installed and then uninstalled winamp.  Today though I get " WARNING : foo_winamp_spam: Unsupported WM_USER, lParam 120.", then Gtalk crashes.
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: MEK on 2006-08-18 22:22:14
Initially nothing happened even after I installed and then uninstalled winamp.  Today though I get " WARNING : foo_winamp_spam: Unsupported WM_USER, lParam 120.", then Gtalk crashes.

are you try it With installed WinAMP?
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: saratoga on 2006-08-19 18:22:29

Initially nothing happened even after I installed and then uninstalled winamp.  Today though I get " WARNING : foo_winamp_spam: Unsupported WM_USER, lParam 120.", then Gtalk crashes.

are you try it With installed WinAMP?


Yes, no luck.  ALthough it will read track titles from Winamp.
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: MEK on 2006-08-20 06:55:27


Initially nothing happened even after I installed and then uninstalled winamp.  Today though I get " WARNING : foo_winamp_spam: Unsupported WM_USER, lParam 120.", then Gtalk crashes.

are you try it With installed WinAMP?


Yes, no luck.  ALthough it will read track titles from Winamp.

try again

1. install GT
2. install WinAMP - try install lite version and default settings on C:
3. turn off WinAMP
4. run GT and enable "Show current music track"
5. run Foobar 2000 + Winamp API Emulator (foo_winamp_spam.dll)
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Egor on 2006-08-20 10:46:55
Wow, tried with fb2k 0.9.3.1, winamp 5.12, foo_winamp_spam-0.9beta3 and Gtalk 1.0.0.96 and it works. Thanks, MEK!
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: cLess-R34 on 2006-08-22 19:05:46
MEK, worked like a charm, spasibo ^o^
Google Talk just needed to update, I was using one that didn't feature "File Sending" or anything, at that time.
It works with the new one, winamp.m3u and foo_winamp_spam beta.

Thanks again
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: FofR on 2006-08-25 12:52:20
I've created a foo_winamp_spam wiki page (http://wiki.hydrogenaudio.org/index.php?title=Foobar2000:0.9_Winamp_Spam_%28foo_winamp_spam%29). For those who have got this working it would be appreciated if you could post instructions to the wiki.
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Chronial on 2006-12-10 11:43:52
The workarounds are no longer necessary, the new version of foo_winamp_spam (http://chron.visiondesigns.de/foobar2000/#foo_winamp_spam)  has full support for all required features. Just enable Winamp playlist writing in Preferences.
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: Yotsuya on 2006-12-10 11:56:02
When I first ran it, my google talk locked up and I had to kill the process... but I restarted it and it has been working fine ever since. Thanks!
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: dodo on 2006-12-14 20:06:32
the chinese from my foobar shows up in gtalk as
???-?????

any idea?
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: xyr on 2008-05-09 01:02:05
How can you change the displayed text? Is that what "Winamp title bar string" does? I tried fiddling with it but got no results. Can someone share the syntax for it please?

(spam v0.96 on foob 0.9.5.2 to google talk beta)
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: dannymichel on 2009-10-06 00:44:37
this working with skype too or is this obsolete now
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: klumperump on 2009-12-05 23:39:54
This is a great plugin!

I'm currently using it with ASUS HControl (notebook media hotkeys) which works great. 
Theres just one small detail that bugs me.

When the API receives the command "playpause" it only "pauses" and will not resume again from the same command.
I don't know if this is a difference to Winamp but unfortunately I don't know any way to reprogram HControl for my notebook, its a really dumb program without any configuration menu.

Is it possible in any future updates to switch "pause" into "playpause"? Or add an option in the settings to enable this?

Regards
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: flex666 on 2014-12-10 18:11:01
hi,
i was wondering if i can get songinfo from foobar on my logitech mx5000 keyboards display with foo_winamp_spam.dll plugin. @first it wosnt working but then i realized that when i start foobar and winamp its working perfectly.
Does anybody know what to do about this?

thx in advance
Title: Request: Google Talk "Shows what music playing"
Post by: marc2003 on 2014-12-10 18:20:51
you could try this??

http://www.hydrogenaud.io/forums/index.php...amp;hl=logitech (http://www.hydrogenaud.io/forums/index.php?showtopic=72720&hl=logitech)

i have no idea if your actual keyboard is supported though.

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