Windows Media Player Methods

Windows Mobile 6.5
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4/8/2010

Windows Media Player control supports the following methods.

Programming element Description

Cancel

Cancels the Open method before the file completes opening.

FastForward

Scans rapidly forward through the current clip.

FastReverse

Scans rapidly backward through the current clip.

GetCodecDescription

Retrieves the descriptive name of the given codec.

GetCodecInstalled

Retrieves a value indicating whether a given codec is installed.

GetCodecURL

Retrieves the URL location containing additional information about the given codec.

GetCurrentEntry

Retrieves the current clip being played by the Windows Media Player control.

GetMarkerName

Retrieves the name of a marker, given its marker number.

GetMarkerTime

Retrieves a value specifying the presentation time of a given marker.

GetMediaInfoString

Retrieves show or clip information.

GetMediaParameter

Retrieves the value of the specified parameter for an indexed Advanced Stream Redirector (ASX) entry.

GetMediaParameterName

Retrieves the name of the specified parameter for an indexed ASX entry.

Next

Jumps to the next clip in a playlist.

Open

Asynchronously opens a specified clip.

Pause

Suspends playback at the current position in the clip.

Play

Starts playing a clip from the starting position or continues playing a paused or stopped clip.

Previous

Jumps to the previous clip in a playlist.

SetCurrentEntry

Selects a clip for playback by the Windows Media Player control.

Stop

Stops playback of the current clip.

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