How to get song information from Winamp application title?

Use this method for any application which indicates its state in the window title.

  1. Run the Winamp.
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  2. In the Magic RDS open the External Text window, select Text Sources card and click on Find Window. Locate the Winamp title and click OK.
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  3. Click on Update button.
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  4. Click on Test button. Yes, it's here! But it may be better than this:
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  5. Select the More Options card and check Remove song numbering.
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  6. On the Text Sources card select the Winamp source and fill " - Winamp" to the "Cut everything after" field. Click on Update.
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  7. Click on Test button again. Much better than previous!
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  8. As the last step, select the Winamp source on Dynamic PS 1 card and click Close.
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Make sure the Dynamic PS 1 is enabled on the Dynamic PS 1 sheet. It's preferable to configure it before and Store it into the RDS encoder.

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