Desktop Music Player for Windows and Mac using JavaFX/Java 8
MusicPlayer is an open source music player for Mac and Windows.
SHIFTkeys, then dragging & dropping on a playlist.
Previousmedia keys can be used to play, pause, or skip songs.
MusicPlayer.jarfile from the
releasesdirectory in the repository.
Create a directory in your computer to store the JAR file. When the app runs for the first time, it will create an
imgdirectory and a
library.xmlfile to store song data in the directory where the JAR is located.
NOTE: THIS STEP IS ONLY NEEDED ON WINDOWS. Download the
JIntellitype.dllfile from the
releasesdirectory and place it in the directory created in Step 2. This file is required by the
jintellitypelibrary to enable media key functionality on keyboards. The app will not start properly if the
JIntellitype.dllfile is not in the same directory as the
Run the app by double-clicking the
Create a desktop shortcut for
releasesdirectory and set it as the icon for the desktop shortcut.
MusicPlayer supports the following file types:
java // MP3 case "mp3": // MP4 case "mp4": case "m4a": case "m4v": // WAV case "wav":
The project was built in eclipse with the following directory structure.
lib: Contains jaudiotagger library used for audio metatagging and jintellitype library used to enable media key functionality on keyboards.
releases: Contains the JAR file for the latest release
src: Contains project source code
Code released under the MIT license. See LICENSE for details.