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real media in delphi

Manuel Lopez-Michelone
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Hi Guys,

Is there a way to display a rm file (real media-video) inside a delphi program and (probably) without using winexec to call realplayer?

Is there a way to change rm files to avi or mpeg?

best regards.
Manuel Lopez (lopem)
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Mohammed NasmanSoftware Developer
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Hello
 
  There's ActiveX control for playing real player files, from component menu choose > Import Activex contols then look for Real Player ActiveX Control library
Manuel Lopez-MichelonePhD candidate
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Hi Mnasman,

Is this OCX can play rm files (or just real audio)? Is there any documentation to read about it? Can you show me an example of how it works?

best regards
Manuel Lopez (lopem)
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Hello lopem

 I tried that and it worked fine, try this code

procedure TForm1.Button1Click(Sender: TObject);
begin
  RealAudio1.Source := 'c:\song.rm';
  RealAudio1.DoPlay;
end;

to know the properties of Real audio contorl, i just put RealAudio1. then look for the properties and methods that's appear, but i found a page for you
http://delphi.about.com/library/weekly/aa022200a.htm

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listening :-)
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