V.A.M.P. Virtual Amiga Multimedia Player, is one video and sound player, programmmed with Hollywood an
Amiga's cross programming language that makes executables for several operative systems and computers.
The main V.A.M.P. characteristic, is to be available currently to download to four operative systems, it will can to
be ported for other systems if there are people interesting in test it and use it.
V.A.M.P. support the next multimedia formats with plugins under Amiga and Windows or with video codecs
only under Windows, under Amiga besides are necessary the datatypes and some library.
To show these formats V.A.M.P. needs the Hollywood plugins for Amiga computers and for Windows of
32 bits or 64 bits, you can to find these plugins in the Hollywood support site. In Amiga also are necessary
the datatypes for every graphic format, here you can use the default datatypes or to use the WarpDTypes.
For Windows of 32 or 64 bits are necessary the video codecs, I recommend the Shark 007 are freeware
and stables for 32 and 64 bits.
V.A.M.P. is handle with buttons GUI also it has the next keyboard shorcuts:
With numbers 1-2-3-4 you can the playing time when you rewind or forward the movie with the MouseWheel.
1=1 second. 2=10 seconds. 3=30 seconds. 4=1 Minute.
A-a: About the program version, author.
C-c: Settings, here you can choose:
Codecs-Plugins: V.A.M.P. needs to play videos, sounds, songs, animations and show some pictures
to use video codecs or plugins, here you can choose what use. Amiga use the Hollywood plugins
but Windows cans use both.
Languages: Here you select your language :
Spanish. English. Italian. French. Finnish. Swedish. Polish. German.
Snapshot Drawer: The drawer where save the snapshots
Snapshot Format: You can choose save your snapshot in the standard graphic formats: bmp, png, lbm,
jpg, jpeg 2000.The png is by default.
JPG Quality: The jpg quality by default is 80% and more % biggest qualiy and KBs and less % also
less quality and KBs.
V.A.M.P. Skins: Here you can choose the skin.
ESC: Exit the program.
I-i: Information from multimedia file loaded, format, size.
H-h: Fast help of player.
S-s: Snapshot from the video or animation frame that moment is playing.
L-l: Load the multimedia file.
N-n: Reset the movie and it come back the begin.
SPACE: Pause/Unpause the video or song.
T-t: Clock for Count or Discount from playing time.
UP/DOWN arrow keys: To rise or lower the speed for animations show in FPS.
With the mouse buttons you can doing:
You can move the player in your desktop gettin the head's player window.
You can change the player size window getting from the right button.
With the mouse wheel you can forward or rewind the movie and as trick with Pause and the wheel you can
go to video position that like you even to snapshot frames.
With the right you can hide/minize the player and paused the movie or moviex or you are listen a song.
With the third mouse button (under wheel) you can pause/unpause the movie or song playing.
Double clickling on header border maxime or minimize the window player.
Improvements in this version 2.20:
Added two extra buttons:
- Help to show the help window with the hot keys and mouse options.
- Information about the multimedia file, time, format, etc.
More privacy the name showed file doesn't showed in the player head bar.
Fixed bugs in the skin routines.