foobar2000 Components

For foobar2000 v1.5 and newer

List foobar2000 v1.4+ components (last versions with Windows XP support)

List older foobar2000 v1.1+ components

These components are designed for foobar2000 v2.0.

They are compatible with foobar2000 v1.5 and newer but require at least Windows 7 and CPU with SSE2 instruction set.

The components support both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the player and they handle dark mode.


ComponentDescriptionLast Updated
fdk-aac packet decoderRecompile of foo_pd_aac by kode54. Added 64-bit support. 2024-04-15 05:30
LCC DSP v0.1LCC (Localization Cue Correction) is a solution for spatialized audio through stereo speakers. 2024-04-12 16:56
True Peak Scanner v0.6.2ITU-R BS.1770-3 compliant True Peak scanner. Can report and store to tags number of clipped samples and the position of highest peak inside scanned tracks. 2024-04-07 09:07
WASAPI shared output v0.6.24Shared mode WASAPI output for Vista and newer Windows versions. This component tried to provide smoother volume adjustment and seek/pause/stop transitions than existing outputs. Now core supports identical features. 2024-03-30 14:56
WASAPI shared output (debug) v0.6.24dShared mode WASAPI output with extra diagnostics. Monitors buffer filling timings and some other issues and reports problems on console. 2024-03-30 14:56
XAudio2 output v0.4.2XAudio2 output for Windows 7 and newer. 2024-03-14 19:36
XAudio2 output (debug) v0.4.2XAudio2 output version with extra diagnostics. Monitors possible playback glitches and reports issues on console in real time. 2024-03-14 19:36
Waveform Minibar (mod) v1.2.58Seekbar that shows the waveform of the track. Lighter, fully software implemented version of the original Waveform Seekbar. Heavily based on zao's excellent Minibar component. 2024-01-16 11:24
Renamer v0.3.5An alternative file renamer for people who wish to configure reserved character replacement rules manually.
  • 0.3.5 (2024-01-13): Changed preferences page to use correct font - fixes dialog clipping with higher DPI settings.
  • 0.3.4 (2023-09-15): Previous version didn't fix playlist entries correctly. Updated to the latest SDK.
  • 0.3.3 (2023-09-10): Now detects filesystems that don't let rename alter just case and uses workaround to rename these paths.
  • 0.3.2 (2023-03-16): Recompile with latest SDK and foobar2000 v1.5 compatibility.
  • 0.3.1 (2022-02-04): Added dark mode support.
  • 0.3.0 (2020-04-19): Fixed crash when Unicode Normalization Form KC turned characters into illegal filesystem characters. Made the component skip normalizing its own replacement characters. The component now moves files from the source dir to target dir if target directory already exists and source can't be renamed to it.
  • 0.2.9 (2019-02-10): Separate quote treating was buggy so the change was backed out. Changed subsong check to not rely on subsong indexes but query the decoder to get real subsong count. Added ability to exclude tracks matching specified search query. Fixed preferences page group layout
  • 0.2.8 (2019-02-09): Added prevention against trying to rename tracks with subsong index above 0. Made quote replacing treat each tag field separately
  • 0.2.7 (2019-02-03): Fixed character replacement rule configuration saving
  • 0.2.6 (2018-05-25): Fixed $directory functions not working. Added character replacement rule for solo double quote
  • 0.2.5 (2018-03-30): Smarter metadata refresh after rename
  • 0.2.4 (2018-03-28): Reloads metadata after rename
  • 0.2.3 (2018-03-25): Allows changing just case
  • 0.2.2 (2018-03-24): Playlist modifications now skip autoplaylists. Reserved names like NUL are now handled. Path components are truncated to maximum length supported by the target filesystem. Status is reported on the same dialog that shows previews of name changes.
  • 0.2.1 (2018-03-20): Fixed preferences page
  • 0.2 (2018-03-19): Removed "allow dot at the end of a name" option
  • 0.1 (2018-03-19): Initial version
2024-01-13 07:04
Skip Track v1.39Skips tracks that match user configurable title formatting string. By default skips over each track with Rating set to 1. 2024-01-09 17:08
Reset Stop after current v0.1Replicates the core feature 'Reset the above when stopping' for 'Stop after current' so that it can be added to the UI as a button. 2024-01-06 09:42
TTA Audio Decoder v4.0.2TTA decoder component. Slightly improved version of Aleksander Djuric's original foo_input_tta. 2023-11-30 19:52
Crossmix DSP v0.4Mixes the beginning of the next track over the ending of the previous track without any fading. 2023-10-13 19:09
BPM AnalyserRecompile of foo_bpm by Michael Balzer/Holger Stenger. Added support for dark mode and 64-bit foobar2000. 2023-10-06 08:00
Audio MD5 v0.6.5A tool for generating and verifying MD5 checksum of audio data. Uses ffmpeg.exe and supports all formats FFmpeg supports. 2023-09-08 18:21
Cuesheet Creator v0.4.6dRecompile of foo_cuesheet_creator by Synthetic Soul. Adjusted for the latest SDK and added 64-bit support. 2023-08-29 10:09
VLevelRecompile/update of foo_dsp_vlevel by wiesl/wore/Tom Felker/ssamadhi97/G-Lite. Fixed crash bugs, added support for dark mode and 64-bit foobar2000. 2023-08-27 19:22
V2M Decoder v0.2.8Farbrausch V2 module (V2M) decoder. 2023-07-27 14:43
Hard Clip DSP v1.0.3Clips peaks forcing foobar2000 output to match players that don't support floating point output. 2023-03-16 12:06
Pregap DSP v1.0.7Inserts silence before real playback begins. For use with slowly initializing digital receivers. 2023-03-16 12:06
Stop After Queue v1.2.3Stops playback at the end of the playback queue. 2023-03-16 12:06
Gap Killer DSP v0.4.6Removes silence from track transitions. 2023-03-16 12:06
Smart Dither DSP v1.0.9TPDF dither DSP that leaves digital silence untouched. 2023-03-16 12:06
Vocal Exciter DSP v1.0.3Adds harmonically related distortion to high frequencies to give more presence. Based on similarly named Audacity plug-in. 2023-03-16 12:06
Amplifier DSP v1.0.4A simple volume adjustment DSP allowing the signal amplitude to be both boosted and lowered. 2023-03-16 12:06
Downmixer DSP v1.2Downmixes source to the selected output format. 2023-03-16 12:05
Fade In/Out DSP v1.0.7Allows adding linear, sine, cosine, or logarithmic shaped fade-in and fade-out effects. 2023-03-16 12:05
Fake Gapless DSP v0.6Briefly fades track changes to silence to avoid glitches with gapless tracks when encoded with lossy codecs. Meant to be used with the Converter component when creating files for portable players. 2023-03-16 12:05
mda Dither DSP v0.3Range of dither types for word-length reduction. Almost direct conversion of Paul Kellett's VST plug-in. 2023-03-16 12:05
ReplayGain DSP v0.2.10Alternative RG implementation with smart RG mode selection based on playback mode and playlist contents, automatic loudness estimation for tracks with missing RG info and different methods for clipping prevention. 2023-03-16 12:05
SRC Resampler DSP v1.0.14Secret Rabbit Code resampler. Uses libsamplerate 0.2.1. 2023-03-16 12:05
Skip Silence DSP v1.0.5Automatically fast forwards over extended periods of silence. Now a built-in feature but this component allows leaving in longer silence. 2023-03-16 12:05
Trifield LR→LRC Decoder DSP v1.1.4Implementation of Michael Gerzon's Trifield decoder. 2023-03-16 12:05
External Tags v1.5.14Adds tagging support for non-taggable file formats. 2023-03-16 12:05
Recorder v0.2.3Record audio from selected sound card input. 2023-03-16 12:05
Tag Normalizer v0.2.2Normalizes Unicode characters in tags. 2023-03-16 12:05
TAK Decoder v0.5.8Decoder for TAK - (T)om's lossless (A)udio (K)ompressor. 2023-03-16 12:05
No Display Standby v1.1.4Disables monitor power saving feature while music is playing. 2023-03-16 12:05
Play NextAdds the selected track to the beginning of the playback queue to be played next. 2023-03-16 12:05
Seek to Time v0.5Allows defining timestamps to directly seek to with keyboard shortcuts. 2023-03-16 12:05
Stop on Error v0.6.2Stops playback after user configurable number of tracks that fail to be decoded. 2023-03-16 12:05
No Sleep v1.2Prevents system from entering standby mode while foobar2000 is running. 2023-03-16 12:05
Stop on Current v0.6.3Stops playback at the end of currently playing track. 2023-03-16 12:05
Taskbar Playback Progress BarRecompile of foo_taskbar_playback_progress_bar by Alexey V. Grishin. Fixed potential divide by zero crash and added 64-bit support. 2022-09-25 07:01
Stereo Convolution DSPRecompile of foo_dsp_stereoconv by Eric Larson. Added support for dark mode and 64-bit foobar2000. 2022-08-28 17:44