In this Section you find the best Mod Players for MicrosoftTM. All MOD Player testet on MicrosoftTM VistaTM. All Mod Players are Freeware or Open Source. All MOD Players are portable, No Installation required. Happy Enjoy.
VU Player *TOP*
VUPlayer is a freeware multi-format audio player for Windows and supporting the following formats: MOD (Soundtracker/Noisetracker/ProTracker), MTM (MultiTracker), S3M (Scream Tracker), XM (FastTracker), IT (ImpulseTracker), MO3 (MO3 Packer), MP3 (MPEG Audio), MP4 (QuickTime MPEG-4 (AAC/Apple Lossless)), MPC (Musepack), OGG (Ogg Vorbis), FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec), APE (Monkey's Audio), WV (WavPack), AIFF (Audio Interchange File Format), WMA (Windows Media Audio), WAV (Windows PCM/ACM), MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface), CD (Audio CD).
Features include: gapless playback, MP3/OGG/WMA internet file streaming, optional 32-bit mixing, 9-band graphic equalizer, volume, balance & pitch controls, full system tray functionality, timer playback/screen saver feature, configurable system-wide hotkeys, support for multiple visuals via a plug-in system, digital audio extraction, encoding to Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, APE, WMA & WV formats, Audioscrobbler support, remote freedb support, CD-Text support.
Languages: English, Spain, Italian, German, French and more.
System requirements: Microsoft Windows 95, 98, ME, NT ,2000, XP or Vista, Microsoft DirectX version 3 or later, 32-bit mixing requires WDM audio drivers, Graphic EQ requires DirectX 8 (version 9 required for 32-bit mixing), Windows Media Audio support requires Windows Media Player version 9 or later, QuickTime MPEG-4 support requires QuickTime version 7 or later, MIDI support requires a SoundFont, Audioscrobbler & freedb functionality requires an internet connection, Audio CD support requires Windows NT, 2000, XP or Vista, CD-Text support requires Windows XP or Vista
Homepage: http://www.vuplayer.com/ - Download
The MODPlug Player by Olivier Lapicque is an all-in-one player for MODule music files. MODPlug Player contains many ways to enhance the sound as well as the appearance. Included in the list of standard features is a Graphical Equalizer with presets so that you can shape the sound to your liking. In addition, you can control the mixing, resampling, Reverb, Dolby Surround, Extended Bass, Automatic Gain Control, and the sound card driver that is used for the MODPlug Player. The MODPlug Player supports MMX acceleration as well as DirectSound. You can even use the "Mixing Panel" to mix two MOD files like a DJ!
File Formats Supported: 669: UNIS 669, 669 Composer modules, AMF: Asylum / DSMI modules, AMS: Velvet Studio AMS 1.x modules, DBM: DigiBooster Pro modules, DSM: DSIK internal format modules, FAR: Farandole Composer modules (beta), IT: Impulse Tracker modules, MED: OctaMed modules, MDL: DigiTracker 1.x modules, MOD: ProTracker modules (4-32 channels, 15/31 samples), MOL: Module lists, compatible with MOD4WIN, MTM: MultiTracker modules, NST: NoiseTracker modules, OKT: OktaLyser modules, PTM: PolyTracker modules, S3M: ScreamTracker III modules, STM: ScreamTracker II modules, ULT: UltraTracker modules, UMX: Music files from the game, "Unreal", WOW: Grave Composer modules, XM: FastTracker modules, WAV: Wave Files (smaller than 16MB), All the above when zipped (*.MDZ, *.S3Z, *.XMZ, *.ITZ, *.ZIP), All of the above when compressed with RAR (*.MDR, *.RAR).
Homepage: http://www.modplug.com/playerinfo.html - Download
WinMod-Player can load and play all formats ending on ".MOD", ".NST", ".STM", ".S3M" i.e. Noise Tracker, ProTracker, StarTracker, FastTracker, Atari Oktalyzer, TakeTracker und Scream Tracker II und III. It emulates as much channels as needed - as long memory is allocatable. WinMod are Freeware. A DOS-Version and a Java-Version you found on their Homepage.
Homepage: http://www.quippy.de/ - Download
XMPlay is an audio player, supporting the OGG / MP3 / MP2 / MP1 / WMA / WAV / AIFF / CDA / MO3 / IT / XM / S3M / MTM / MOD / UMX audio formats, and PLS / M3U / ASX / WAX playlists. A load more formats are also supported via plugins. When XMPlay was first released in 1998, only the XM format was supported, hence the name "XMPlay".
Balls-on accurate: Plays the way nature intended; 32/24-bit & multi-channel output: Take advantage of supporting hardware for ultimate quality; Gapless output: Gapless playback of all supported formats, crossfading; Interpolation & volume/pan ramping: For output that's smoother than a baby's arse! DSP: Automatic gain control (and Replaygain), 9 band equalizer, reverb, plugin support; Net streaming: All supported file types (including MODs and archives) can be streamed from FTP and HTTP servers (inc. Shoutcast/Icecast/Icecast2), optionally writing a copy to disk, FTP directories and HTML webpages can be scanned for playable files; Track information: Displays file/format information, messages/tags, and instrument/sample texts, open webpages from the texts; Title formatting: You decide how you want the track titles to look, title updating from 'net streams and CUE sheets; Library: A database of your tracks, with directory monitoring, for quick and easy access to the tracks you want to play Saved/preset settings; Save settings (DSP/etc) to be automatically used each time specific tracks or filetypes are played, save presets for quick application at any time; Disk writing: Write 8/16/24/32-bit WAV files, use external encoders (MP3/OGG/etc), optional level normalization, dithering & noise shaping, individual MOD instrument writing; Keyboard shortcuts: Fully customizable shortcuts, including global hotkeys; Integration: Open files/folders from Windows Explorer, drag'n'drop files/folders/shortcuts/URLs, monitor the clipboard for playable URLs, drag'n'drop tracks from XMPlay into other programs, icon customization; Archive plugins: Archived/compressed files can be loaded just like normal files, including support for nested archives
Homepage: http://support.xmplay.com/ - Download
FlodPro (Flash MOD Player)
Using FLOD you can play Amiga tracker music in your AS3 / Flash Player 10 games and demos. It has full support for: 15/31 instruments, All effects up to ProTracker 2.3 including Inverse Loop, A500 and A1200 filters, Play / Pause / Resume controls. Flod adds less than 10kb to your SWF file size and uses very little CPU for replay. FlodPro includes the complete source code to a ProTracker style replay interface (shown below), including a cool flectrum effect (vu analyser) and the latest build of the Flod replay source. This will now play back more formats, better sounding than ever!
Homepage: http://www.photonstorm.com/flod - Download
MODlist - is a program to create list of tracker modules, MIDI, and stream audio files(like MP3, etc) in chosen folder. List includes: filename, title, length, file size. List is formatted according to template, so list's file format can be any format, that can be edited as text (html, csv, etc). MODlist is freeware program providing under terms of GNU General Public Licence. Supported File Types: Tracker modules, MIDI, etc: XM, MOD, S3M, IT, MO3, MTM, UMX, 669, MID, V2M, OXM, RMI, STC, ASC, STP, PSC, FLS, FTC, PT1, PT2, PT3, SQT, GTR, FXM, PSM, VTX, PSG, YM, OUT, ZXAY, AY, AYM; Stream audio files: MP3, MP2, MP1, OGG, WAV, AIFF, WMA, MPC, AAC, VQF, APE, FLAC, WVC, WV, TTA, OFR, M4A, AC3.
Homepage: http://www.keygenmusic.net/ - Download