Step 1: Start WinAmp on the computer and set up a playlist. Load the plugin file that comes with the remote control onto the computer. Simply find the WinAmp directory on the hard drive, and place the plugin file given into the plugin directory. This only needs to be down the first time you use the remote control.
Step 2: Power on the remote control by flipping the toggle switch. A red LED should illuminate.
Step 3: All buttons are labeled accordingly on the remote control but they are listed here with functionality. When a button is pressed, a yellow LED should illuminate next to the button.
Button 0: MODE: When pressed, this allows the user to see the playlist. Use the volume buttons to scroll up and down the list. A * is also visible on the left side of the screen. To play a song, simply press the PLAY button when the * is next to the chosen song. To exit from play list mode, hit the MODE button again.
Button 1: VOUME DOWN: This button decreases the volume. However, when viewing the play list, it allows the user to scroll down. When the button is held down, it will decrease the volume at a faster pace.
Button 2: VOLUME UP: This button increases the volume. However, when viewing the play list, it allows the user to scroll up. When the button is held down, it will increase the volume at a faster pace.
Button 3: FAST FORWARD: When tapped, this button skips to the next song on the play list. When held down, it will fast forward through the current song.
Button 4: STOP: This button stops music from playing.
Button 5: PAUSE: This button will pause a song at its current location. To exit PAUSE, hit either the PAUSE or PLAY button.
Button 6: PLAY: This button will play the first song on the play list if it is the first button pressed. If music had already been playing, it will play whichever song the music was stopped at. When pressed while viewing the play list, the song with the * next to it will begin to play.
Button 7: REWIND: When tapped, this button skips to the previous song on the play list. When held down, it will rewind through the current song.
Frequently Asked Question
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