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Old 10-27-2004, 07:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Thumbs up Media players!


What media players you prefer to install in your Windows XP pro or Home:

Windows media player 9 series
Windows media player 10 series
Winamp 5

Try to say why you choose one of them!


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Old 10-27-2004, 08:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Winamp 5 and Media Player 10 are my picks. I don't really use anything other than those.


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Old 10-27-2004, 08:29 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Winamp and iTunes
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Old 10-27-2004, 08:34 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I like winamp myself it use's less resource's than media player,plus you have tons and tons of skins you can use to fit your own personality.
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Old 10-27-2004, 09:27 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I used MusicMatch Jukebox. works for me.
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Old 10-28-2004, 11:36 AM   #6 (permalink)
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I like Media Player 10. I find it easy to use and I like the taskbar player thingy.

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Old 10-28-2004, 11:41 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Winamp 5 for me. I love the internet tv feature along with the great internet radio.
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Old 10-28-2004, 11:46 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Winamp all the way! I also have iTunes on here as well for my iPod. I hate Windows Media Player.

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Old 10-28-2004, 12:26 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Winamp...also musicmatch is good. stay away from WMP (IMO)
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Old 10-28-2004, 12:57 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Hi my fiends, tanks a lot for your comments!
I do this also to help those you are choosing the best media player for their computers. Let´s help the outhers!

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