Player: Playing, editing and exporting media files

All files recorded or converted by XStream Xtra appear in the Player. The Player displays information about your media files and offers useful functions to for example play, filter, sort, edit, review and delete your media files, as well as your individual playlists.


  • Creating a playlist
    Create individual or generated playlists to burn them or simply listen to them.

The Player

All recorded and converted files are then displayed in the Player. As you will first listen to your recorded media here, Player provides you with options for inspecting and editing quality.

What you can do with the Player.

Exporting files to external devices

Exporting media files can be done within the Player as well as within the Media center view. The Player offers basic export functionality. The Media center view offers more flexibility regarding the import and export of sets of files at once.

Figure 1. Exporting in the Player. Click the target device button to export the selected files to an external device (e.g. CD Burner).

Symbols used for the Player

Table 1. Symbols used for the Player. See more symbols ...
Symbol Description Meaning
1 Green check mark This symbol denotes reviewed media files in a playlist.
1 List with red X This symbol labels the button for removing a media file from a playlist.
1 Blue arrow

This symbol denotes linked audio files in a playlist. Linked files are not saved on your computer.

Whenever you use the music search, you have the possibility to add a link to your playlist instead of actually downloading the file. Linked files can be played as long as the URL is valid and your computer is connected to the Internet.

You cannot edit tags of linked files.

1 Filmstrip with blue arrow This symbol denotes linked video files in a playlist.
1 Euro This symbol denotes songs in your playlist that have been purchased from Amazon.