Media player and WMA in VB6

Visual Basic

    Sponsored Links

    Next

  • 1. How to determine whether a particular port is open
    Hi, Is ther a simple way to determine whether a particular TCP port (i.e. 104) is open with visual basic 6.0? Thanks,
  • 2. A little OT but I need to know
    Hi all, Whom better to ask than people in-the-know.... :-) What OS would you suggest?? It's time for me to purchase a new wizz-bang PC and I'm running into a problem getting the OS I want (Winders 98... I know *Old Timers Die Hard* ;->) I have checked Dell and Gateway and they only have the XP family... I have used XP on a neighbours PC and don't really care for it. I know I'd get used to it after awhile but it seems that many are having problems with it... I'd also start running into problems installing VB6 programs on other OS's, like Winders 98 and such... This wouldn't happen all that much now-a-days but it could if I wrote a program for one of my many friends that don't have XP which I do now and then... Is XP really all that much of a source of trouble or am I being overly gun shy??? Suggestions anyone??? Have a good day... Don
  • 3. Form gone
    I have win xp pro and vb 6.0 Pro I notice that when I run my .exe if my form is the top window and then I click on a window in the backround my form dissappears and the only way I can find it is by starting the task manager and switching to my running exe and it happens in the vb enviorment too. If I do an alt tab my program isn't there its lost. I loaded another program I did and this doesn't happen My form in question is borderless because I am useing skins.Could this be the reason? Any ideas? TIA John
  • 4. vb6 and typelib
    Hi is there a way to read the Type Library in Visual Basic 6? Thanks! Andreas
  • 5. round down to nearest 50
    Hi all VB6 sp6 Win2000 I'am trying to round off some number's down to the nearest 50 56776 = 56750 84602 = 84600 69444 = 69400 113045 = 113000 59595 = 59550 7196 = 7150 And so forth. Anyone got a clue how to accomplish this. -- Mvh Jon XXXX@XXXXX.COM

Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby JR » Wed, 26 Apr 2006 20:49:35 GMT

Hi,

A want to play a WMA file in VB6.
I have a mediaplayer control from then msdxm.ocx lib
I use this code


'start code
Private Sub cmdPlay_Click()
  Dim sBestand As String
  If File1.ListIndex > -1 Then
    sBestand = File1.path & IIf(Right(sBestand, 1) = "\", "", "\") & 
File1.FileName
    With MediaPlayer1
      .FileName = sBestand
      If .FileName = "" Then
        Debug.Print sBestand
        MsgBox .ErrorCode & ": " & .ErrorDescription
      End If
    End With
  End If
End Sub
'end code

it works fine with mp3 and wav but I always get the errorcode : -2147467259 
and the discription  can't open check filename and try again
the discription is translated and can be someting like this.

some an idee 



Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby Henning » Wed, 26 Apr 2006 21:44:17 GMT

"JR" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > skrev i meddelandet



What is the following line supposed to do?
/Henning

: -2147467259



Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby JR » Thu, 27 Apr 2006 06:58:09 GMT

Sorry
that must be

sBestand = File1.path & IIf(Right(File1.path, 1) = "\", "", "\") & 
File1.FileName

i Also get the error -2147221164 (class not registerd)

Jan
"Henning" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > schreef in bericht 






Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby Henning » Thu, 27 Apr 2006 07:13:27 GMT

What if you change it to this?
 File1.FileName
     With MediaPlayer1
       If sBestand = "" Then
         Debug.Print sBestand
         MsgBox .ErrorCode & ": " & .ErrorDescription
       Else
       .FileName = sBestand
       End If
     End With
/Henning

"JR" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > skrev i meddelandet







Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby Henning » Thu, 27 Apr 2006 07:26:11 GMT

Also try:
MsgBox .ErrorNumber & ": " & .ErrorMessage
/Henning

"Henning" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > skrev i meddelandet








Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby JR » Thu, 27 Apr 2006 18:31:20 GMT

hi,

ErrorNumber &  ErrorMessage are not recognised
Remember it works fine for mp3 and wav

Jan


"Henning" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > schreef in bericht 









Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby JR » Fri, 28 Apr 2006 08:56:21 GMT

ore testing brengs me to the following

opening a wma in the formload has no problem

after running the code: Set oWMP = New WindowsMediaPlayer
I can't play any wma anymore
the windowsmediaplayer came from the reference wmp.dll
I use the wmp to read the wma tag info. So if i can read the taginfo with
another method the problem is solfed to

Jan


"JR" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > schreef in bericht
news:I5H3g.392493$ XXXX@XXXXX.COM ...



Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby Henning » Fri, 28 Apr 2006 09:07:42 GMT

'm sorry to say I have no more ideas. You might get some hints from this
link.
http://www.a1vbcode.com/code.asp?type=multimedia&intPage=3

/Henning

"JR" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > skrev i meddelandet
news:FMT3g.393574$ XXXX@XXXXX.COM ...
"\")



Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby Henning » Fri, 28 Apr 2006 10:17:56 GMT

ust curious :)
I put mediaplayer from msdxm.ocx and placed a button on a form and voila it
plays ok.
Private Sub Command1_Click()
MediaPlayer1.FileName = "C:\30 Hank Marvin - Nights In White Satin.wma"
End Sub

Is your .wma file playing in windows mediaplayer?
Is your .wma file copyrighted?

/Henning

"JR" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > skrev i meddelandet
news:FMT3g.393574$ XXXX@XXXXX.COM ...
"\")



Re: Media player and WMA in VB6

Postby JR » Fri, 28 Apr 2006 16:28:23 GMT

es on both
that code works fine
It plays in wmp
and no no protection

it goes wrong after running the code: Set oWMP = New WindowsMediaPlayer
(wmp.dll)
i have tryed some code like your example in the formload and no problems,
but like i wrote after the needed code for reading the wma tags its no
longer possible to play wma but mp3 has no errors

Jan


"Henning" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > schreef in bericht
news:44501ead$0$6626$ XXXX@XXXXX.COM ...



Similar Threads:

1.I need code select soundcard media player in vb6

As I do to select the audio out with the windows measured player in the 
visual basic 6?! Please send me code for example.
Thanks!...

2.windows media player component in VB6

3.Handle to Windows Media Player 9.0 in VB6.0

How can I get a handle to a running instance of wmplayer.exe in VB6.0?
Should be something with GetObject(???)?

For instance I would like to programmatically be able to play the next song
without starting a new instance of WMP9.0.

4.Media Player in VB6

I am having a tough time with this control - WindowsMediaPlayer.

I can't get the control to be enabled in my app to use the
stop/play... . The only way it works now is it brings up the full
windows media player on to of the app. How do I get the control to
work inside my app without bringing up the media player window?

Thanks



Return to Visual Basic

 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 52 guest