"cdArt" concept - current cdImage with artist fanart support in music visualizations - Printable Version
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"cdArt" concept - current cdImage with artist fanart support in music visualizations - reaven - 2009-06-20 22:35
This new "cdArt" concept displays an animation of the currently playing CD (Compact Disc) image spinning, with music artist fanart slideshow support in the music visualization screen when visualizations is set to off.
Few YouTube videos examples that show this spin animation effect in action:
NEW! Fixed code for everyone that could not make this work before, and also added:
* Help is needed to those who want to use the mod to share and make the cdArt images, please also consider modding other skins for this.
* The cdArt CD images need to be in .png format without background and at least 500x500 pixel resolution with a clean round boarder.
You can download and post cdArts HERE
**Remember to backup your Font.xml and MusicVisualisation.xml before replacing, just in case**
Everything you need to mod Aeon: HERE (just replace/merge, see the readme files inside the folders for instructions)
README! Everything is include in the download to this MOD to work, the following code below is only in case you do not want to replace your Font.xml and just want to add the part needed which is in red:
- ccMatrix - 2009-06-20 22:54
Cool idea. Looks really nice. Is there any webpage to get good CD images?
- freezy - 2009-06-21 00:32
ccMatrix Wrote:Cool idea. Looks really nice. Is there any webpage to get good CD images?
http://cdcovers.cc/ I guess.
- scrolling - 2009-06-21 03:35
This site has high quality album artwork.
- reaven - 2009-06-21 04:43
- Montellese - 2009-06-21 10:05
I use Album Art Downloader which is a very nice tool.
And btw nice idea for this mod. Hope there will be more images for this mod soon.
- z][ggy - 2009-06-21 10:38
yeah pretty impressed here too with the audio cd art spin? lol
- Montellese - 2009-06-21 13:50
Ok this may be a bit embarrassing but I can't find my way to the music visualization screen anymore. Have I gone blind or something? I haven't used it for a while but I have already used it in the past and now I just can't find it anymore.
Would be glad if someone could point me into the right direction.
- ronie - 2009-06-21 14:03
This looks very very cool !
Can't wait to give it a spin. ;-)
- reaven - 2009-06-21 15:34
Montellese Wrote:Ok this may be a bit embarrassing but I can't find my way to the music visualization screen anymore. Have I gone blind or something? I haven't used it for a while but I have already used it in the past and now I just can't find it anymore.
with music playing from the Home screen press menu !