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Options

Setting options

Playing randomly

Playing continuously

Recurse subdirectories

Pause after each item

Hiding volume bars

Setting the display time for pictures

Fitting picture in screen

Stretching picture to screen

Hiding the title bar

Changing the background color

Setting options

To set options click the 'Options' button. A dialog box with several options and two tabs will be displayed. If you want to set the general options click on the 'General' tab and if you want to set the options for images click the 'Pictures' tab. After choosing your options click 'OK'.

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Playing randomly

If you want to play the items in the play list in a random order check the 'Random play' check box. To play the items in the order you chose make sure this check box is not checked.

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Playing continuously

Continuous playing means that after Mega Player finished playing all items in a play list it will start playing the same list from the begining. To enable continuous playing check the 'Continuous play' check box. To disable it make sure the same check box is not checked.

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Recurse subdirectories

Having this option selected means that when you click the 'Add all files in a specified directory' and 'Remove all files from a specified directory' buttons then not only the files from the specified directory will be added or removed but also all files from all subdirectories of the selected directory. To enable this feature make sure the 'Recurse subdirectories' check box is checked. To disable it uncheck the same check box.

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Pause after each item

If you want to insert a pause after each item enter in the 'Pause' field a value higher than 0. To remove all these pauses enter 0 in the 'Pause' field.

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Hiding volume bars

If you want to hide a volume bar uncheck the corresponding check box. If you check the same check box the volume bar will appear again.

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Setting the display time for pictures

In the 'Pictures' tab enter the desired value in the 'Display time' field. This represents the number of seconds that each picture will be displayed on screen.

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Fitting picture in screen

If a picture is bigger than the screen you can have it adjusted to fit the screen. To have this option enabled make sure the 'Fit picture' check box in the 'Pictures' tab is checked. To disable this option uncheck the same check box.

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Stretching picture to screen

This option is the same as 'Fit picture' option but if a picture is smaller than the screen it is also adjusted to fit the screen. To have this option enabled make sure the Stretch picture' check box in the 'Pictures' tab is checked. To disable this option uncheck the same check box.

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Hiding the title bar

For maximizing the area for picture display this option hides the title bar of the window in which the picture will be displayed. To have this option enabled make sure the 'Title visible' check box in the 'Pictures' tab is unchecked. To disable this option check the same check box.

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Changing the background color

You can change the background color for the pictures by clicking the 'Background color' button from the 'Picture' tab. A dialog box will be displayed. Choose the color you want and then click 'OK'.

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