download: Bare Bones Mp3 Player component (55.11KB)
description: Bare Bones Mp3 Player component is for use with swishmax 4 designed and made so you can easily make your own mp3 player with ease this all in 1 powerfull mp3 player component yet very small file size swf of under 50kb will let you endlessly produce different and stylish mp3 players everytime.
This component was designed and built so people can design their own graphics and place the elements of this component in place where ever they wish.
you will need no scripting knowledge, all the colours etc can be changed in via the parameters.
you have the option to turn on/off the volume slider and also the track skip slider as well as the track counter. you also have the option to choose what buttons are visible for use.
for ease of use and to cut down on any problems at run time i suggest you have all relevent files in the same directory.
Ideas, a couple of players i quickly made with this component to give you some idea of what you can do with the component yourself.
just create your skin and drag your elements into place over your skin.
Flash Export version SWF 8 or later (SWF 8 for filter effects)
SWiSH Max version v4.0, build 2010.11.02 or later
From the Components panel, navigate to Loweonline |Audio Players, then drag this component onto the Stage.
To modify the Bare Bones Mp3 Player itself, select the Bare Bones Mp3 Player Component MovieClip in the Outline and open the Parameters panel.
Then modify the list of parameters to suit your needs.
Mp3 Folder Path
to set the mp3 folder path type in the full address path of the folder which houses your mp3s. this could be local like mp3s/ if the swf player is in the same folder as the mp3s folder. or online at something like http://www.yourwebsite.com/yourplayer/mp3s/
to set the maximum track enter the value to match how many mp3 files you have in you mp3 folder. if you have 1 then type 1 if you have 5 then type 5.
to set the starting track just enter the numeric value of the number mp3 you wish to be the fisrt played, if you want track 2 to be played then enter number 2, type random and the player will select a starting track for you.
to set the artists names for the mp3s in your music folder type the artists name followed by a comma (,) so if your fist so if the artist for 1.mp3 is boy george and the artist of mp3.2 is UB40 type the following
Boy Geroge,UB40 no comma after the last artist.
to set the song titles is the same as setting the artists names above, remembering not to include a comma after the last song title in the list.
to set the slider widths simple enter a numeric value to set the width of the volume slider track and the song skipper slider track, the value represents pixels.
to set the text colour, simply click the colour palette and select your colour plus alpha value if needed.
repeat the same to set the colours for the rest of the component items in the list
Button Over Colour
and finaly the Button Out Colour.
Show Fwd Button:
the above settings require a true or false option from a list box, if true is chosen then that element will be visible on load, however if false is selected then the item will not be visible on load.