foobar2000

Skip Track

By: Case

Allows you to skip tracks that match a specified search query. By default the component will skip all files with RATING set to 1. The query is configured in Preferences -> Tools -> Skip Track.

Starting from version 1.5 time expressions are supported. For example to skip all bad or recently played files you can use the following query: %rating% IS 1 OR %last_played% DURING LAST 8 HOURS

Skip query also offers $rand() field to generate random number from 0 to 2^32-1. %playlist_name% returns the name of the playlist where the current file is played from. And %playback_order% returns the playback order name.

The component also offers functionality to skip only parts of a track. To utilize the partial skipping set a tag field SKIP with timecodes that you want skipped. For example SKIP=0:00:00-0:01:25 (or simply SKIP=-0:01:25) to skip the first 85 seconds.

This version is for foobar2000 v1.4+. Older version for foobar2000 v1.1+ can be found on the home page.

Current version: 1.26, released on 2020-05-16

Change log:

  • Fixed playback resume to be treated like manual track selection.
  • Added new titleformat variable %playlist_length% which returns the total duration of the playing playlist in minutes.
  • Added new function $playlist_length(unit, percentage) which returns the wanted percentage of the total duration of the playing playlist in chosen unit (seconds, minutes, hours, days, weeks).

Works with foobar2000 v1.4 alpha and newer

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