Modern Skin: Complex Skin

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Creating a Modern Skin --> Intro --> Winamp 2 to Winamp 3+ --> Simple Skin Tutorial --> XML Intro --> Simple Skin Tutorial (Continued) --> Container --> Group --> Relative Positioning --> Complex Skin --> Non-Rect Player --> Layer Composition --> Alpha Channels --> Animatedlayer --> Snap Points --> Drawers --> Skin Scripting --> Drawer Scripting --> Animating a Skin --> Maki Overview --> Glossary

In section 3, I will show how to make a more complicated skin and teach you advanced Modern Winamp skin concepts.

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Complex Tutorial Modern Skin

We're going to show you how to make a simple skin like the one shown below. Download the "Complex Tutorial Modern Skin" example.


When you save the file, make sure that the type of the file is selected to "All Type" and NOT "Winzip" filetype. You should save the file into your skin subdirectory in your Winamp directory. For most people, that path is "C:\Program Files\Winamp\Skins".