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DVD Playback xxx
Choose from Multiple DVD Audio & Video decoders for improved compatibility and reliability xxx
Smart DVD Bookmarking tool, including auto-loading bookmarks xxx
Auto-Remember DVD position per-disc (each DVD's position saved separately) xxx
Auto-Save definition file per-disc (remember Aspect Ratio Video Position, Color Values, etc...) xxx
Auto-Execute external programs when a PAL/NTSC disc is detected (prior to playing) xxx
Multiple play speeds including custom specification xxx
DVD playback from non-DVD media (hard disk, usb drives, etc...) xxx
Preferred DVD language selection (Audio, Video, Subtitle and DVD Menus) xxx
External DVD Subtitle Support (Use subtitles from an external file) xxx
Temporarily disable Auto-Play to prevent programs such as PC-Friendly popping up xxx
DVD Trailers interface allowing you to play trailers prior to starting the movie xxx
Automatic Aspect Ratio, Video and Blanking depending on the DVD type (Fullscreen, Letterbox and Anamorphic) xxx
DVD Password Protected Parental Control. x-x
Advanced Smart Play controls xxx
Audio Re-Synchronization Adjustments x-x
Automatic Audio/Subtitle media file stream selection x-x
Span Videos across multiple monitors using EVR (Enhanced Video Renderer) xxx
Non-Linear 16:9/4:3 video scaling using EVR (Enhanced Video Renderer) xxx
Remember/Resume from last media position x-x
Play History x-x
Play incomplete AVI files xxx
Play files locked by third party programs xxx
Reload & Replay media files as they are being saved x-x
Extract & Play Archived (zip/rar/etc...) files x-x
Powerful category-based Media Library interfaces x-x
Automatically open multi-segment files x-x
Pattern Calibration System with White Wash support x-x
Easy to use (Up/Down/Left/Right/Select) Fullscreen Navigational Interfaces x-x
Communication & Control API (TCP/IP or WinAPI's SendMessage), supported by many 3rd party applications xxx
Chaptering Interface x-x
Go-To Interface to accurately seek into any position within a media file x-x
Enhanced Screen Saver controls x-x
Lock the On Screen Display to a region of the screen xxx
On Screen Display Safe Mode (hide dangerous functions from inexperienced users) x-x
Map network paths into the File Browsing Fullscreen Navigation interface. x-x
Integrated eMule/uTorrent File Tracker (shows download progress within the fullscreen navigation interfaces)x-x
Video Orbiting (Prevents screen-burns) x-x
Windows Media (WMV/WMA) DRM Support x-x
Closed Captions Support in Media Files x-x
Scene-Cut Interface (Virtual Audio/Video Editing) x-x
Create Contact Sheet x-x
Playlist Power Manager (Enhanced search/playlist manipulation) x-x
Command Lines "/func", "/exfunc", "/config", "/multinst", "/seek" xxx
Command Lines "/x", "/y", "/w", "/h", "/nCols", "/nRows", "/Col", "/Row", "/browse"-xx
Command Lines "/lockfs" x-x
Command Lines "/tcp" xxx
Blank Secondary Monitors x-x
AB-Repeat (play part of a media file in a loop) x-x
Copy current play position to the clipboard -xx
HTML Interactivity -xx
Flash Interactivity -xx
GuardDog (Auto-Restart when a decoder locks up) -xx

More features supported by all versions
Advanced media format support (multiple language tracks, subtitles and chaptering in AVI, OGM, MKV and more)
Extensive Play List support ZPL/B4S/M3U/WPL (including Unicode and UTF8 file names)
Install Center tool capable of detecting and installing up-to-date decoders and system components
Smart Play (Faster loading files, no decoder conflicts and smoother playback on less powerful computers)
10-Band Equalizer and PreAmp with user selectable Presets
SHOUTcast streaming, including Top Station listing
Definition system which can save information on the playing file which can later be restored (AR/Colors/etc)
Easy access to popular filter interfaces such as XVID/H.264 dialogs, DirectVobSub language selection, etc...
Fast Play support for most media formats (as long as your CPU can keep up)
Fast Forward and Rewind support in all media formats
Enhanced Play Complete setting allowing you to control what actions are taken when playback ends
MP3 ID3, APE Tag and WMA Tag information visualization.
Support for Windows Media Format 9 High Resolution Audio Rendering and multi-channel
Auto-Play Media CD/USB/External drives on insert
Bicubic Smooth Scaled Image Slideshows
Easily associate with any file format, including an icon navigator allowing you to easily customize the icons used for association
Can show random trailers infront of your Movies
Multilingual (Translated into multiple languages) with Unicode (16bit character) support
Basic and Advanced options dialog, making Zoom Player easy for the novice while giving ultimate flexibility to the power user
Support for Local Configuration file (easily run different configurations/instances on the same PC)
Compatible with most versions of windows (including Windows Vista)
Light-Weight (no bloat) and System Friendly (doesn't take over your system configuration)
DVD, Media, Audio and Fullscreen Navigation skin modes
Automatic Skin-Mode Switching depending on type of content being played (DVD/Media/Audio)
Dynamically skinned, including Full support for skin color-tinting
Dynamic range of Aspect Ratio settings including non square pixels (Pixel Aspect Ratio), manual Fit-To-Specified-Area Aspect Ratio, Anamorphic Aspect Ratio and even a Custom user-specified ratio
Easy control of Video Size and Positioning while in fullscreen, allowing you to position the image anywhere on screen and at any size
Presets for Video Position, Custom Aspect Ratios, Color Control values and Image Blanking
Fully keyboard mapped feature-set covering every function used by the player (useful for Remote devices)
Programmable keyboard editor, including support for chaining multiple functions to one key and Global Hot-Keys (keys that work even when the player is not focused)
Advanced mouse controls with per-button function allocation including a wide array of mouse-wheel supported features (useful for remote mouse devices)
Dynamic Control Bar for easy navigation while in full screen mode, complete with selectable on-bar features
Detachable Control Bar allowing you to easily control player functionality from a different monitor.
3-Mode time seeking (short/medium/long) programmable navigation speeds for quickly seeking forward/backward within the time-line
Multiple Customizable Context Menus with extensive support for both DVD and Media modes
Extensive command line support
Blanking support to cover up non-black area of encoded Video (useful for widescreen DVDs or badly encoded media files)
Girder Command file export for maximum control through a remote device and System Automation
Ability to override the default Audio Output device and assign it to any other audio device on the system
Support for multiple Video Rendering technologies (Overlay, VMR7, VMR9, EVR, Haali, etc...)
Shortcut File Parsing for easy redirection of DVD and Media files
User specified registry location so that multiple copies of the player can be run using different settings all at the same time
Web URL Navigation system allowing you to associate DVD and Media files with a URL or local information files
Full support for GraphEdit ".GRF" files
Ability to change screen resolution when going into fullscreen
Docking user interface elements to Window Borders and Advanced Magnetic Docking capabilities
Fully compliant with Multi-Monitor setups
Multiple Skin-Modes within a single skin (default/small/frame-only/etc...)
Automatically adjust badly encoded video into the correct aspect ratio (optional)
Screenshot support in JPG, BMP and PNG formats.
Translucent user interface (Requires Vista with Aero enabled)
DVB Support using DCoder's DC-DVB filter, including tuning and time shifting.