Win7shell Integrates Winamp with Windows 7 Taskbar and Jump List

by Binu George on July 11, 2010

in Microsoft


Win7shell is a great plugin for Winamp.Win7shell integrates Winamp with the new Windows 7 Taskbar.
Windows 7 Taskbar is one of the wonderful feature of the Windows 7 OS. Windows 7 Taskbar is for switching between windows with more flexible, and more powerful features.In Windows 7 you can pin favorite programs anywhere on the taskbar for easy access and you can rearrange them any way you like by clicking and dragging.

Once installed the Win7shell plugin, and pinned Winamp to the Windows 7 Taskbar, the Jump List should immediately start tracking your recently played media files.
Jump Lists another feature in Windows 7 using which you can organize recently opened and favorite files, folders, and websites. To open a Jump List, just right-click a program icon on the Windows 7 Taskbar.

The cool feature of Win7Shell is that it shows playback status and progress in the icon background of the taskbar icon.The progress bar in the taskbar icon background shows the position of the currently playing track. The different color can also indicate the status of the playback.

The settings window allows you to configure the options.Here you can enable, disable or customize the plugin’s features.The configuration window can be accessed from the Winamp Preferences -> Plug-ins -> General Purpose -> Windows 7 Taskbar Integration.The plugin also has translation support.Translated Configuration Window is useful for any language users.Win7shell Winamp Windows 7 Taskbar

Win7shell is a freeware download for Windows 7.
DOWNLOAD win7shell (Google Code)

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