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Information

Reliably play midi music files from a folder or ".m3u" playlist.  Adjust playback speed, volume and output device on the fly during playback.  A large playback progress bar makes jumping forward and backward in time a breeze with just a single click or tap.

Supports ".mid", ".midi" and ".rmi" files in format 0 (single track) and format 1 (multi-track).  Comes complete with 7 sample midis ready to play. 

Free, fully functional, portable software program, with no installation or setup.  Your existing computer libraries/files remain unchanged/unmodified.  We take pride in this respect function.

Tip:
Cynthia is portable and will run from within the folder you download it to.

Screen Shots

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Cynthia playing through a large list of midis on Windows 10

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Cynthia displaying her menu

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Cynthia playing on Ubuntu v20 with Wine

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Cynthia playing on a 1998 DELL computer running Windows 98


Features

  • Dual play systems - Play Folder and Play List
  • Comes with 7 built-in sample midis on a virtual disk
  • Elapsed, Remaining and Total time readouts
  • Native ".m3u" playlist support (copy, paste, open, save, build)
  • Drag and drop midi files to play / add to playlist
  • Play Modes: Once, Repeat One, Repeat All, All Once, Random
  • Play Speed: 10% to 1,000% (1/10th to 10x)
  • Intro Mode: Play first 2s, 5s, 10s or 30s of midi
  • Rewind / Fast Forward By: 1s, 2s, 5s, 10s or 30s
  • Play on Start option - playback starts when Cynthia starts
  • Always on Midi option - maintain connection to midi device for instant play
  • Auto Fade In - eliminate loud or abrupt notes during rewind, fast forward or reposition
  • Playback Progress bar - click to reposition/jump backward or forward in time
  • Volume control with volume boost
  • " Mixer" link - display Windows "Volume Mixer" application
  • Play ".mid" + ".midi" + ".rmi" midi files in format 0 and format 1
  • Custom built midi playback subsystem for maximum stability
  • Scrolling lyrics viewer
  • Detailed midi information panel
  • Large list capacity for handling thousands of midi files
  • Up to 10 midi playback devices - switch between them during playback
  • Flicker free GUI (graphical user interface)
  • Uniquely framed window with style, size and sparkle options
  • " Options" window for customising the entire look and feel
  • 46 built-in color schemes (Aqua Marine - Wild White)
  • 32 built-in frame styles (Classic - Traditional 3)
  • 9 built-in cursors (Orange - White) + Custom + Default
  • 11 GUI fonts (Arial - DejaVu Serif) + Custom
  • 10 customisable color schemes (Custom 1- 10 / set your own colors)
  • Simple and easy to use
  • Fast, lightweight and modern user interface
  • Portable - no installation and no alteration to your operating system
  • Built-in help - view detailed information directly in program
  • No Internet Required - run completely offline
  • Free To Use - 100% freeware, no cost, no membership, no nags, no strings attached

Additional Features


  • Information Panel:
+ Filename - name of midi currently playing
+ Folder - folder of midi
+ Size in bytes and Mb
+ Format - 0 Single-Track and 1 / Multi-Track
+ Tracks - number of tracks in midi
+ Messages - number of midi messages sent / total
+ Resolution - realtime, achieved timing interval in milliseconds
+ Device - midi device online or offline
+ Elapsed, Remaining and Total times
+ Intro Mode
+ Volume Boost
+ Speed
+ State (stopped or playing)
  • Menu > Hyphenate Lyrics - insert a dash "-" between partial words
  • Playback Mode:
+ Once - play selected midi once and stop
+ Repeat One - play selected midi in a loop forever
+ Repeat All - play list of midis in current folder from start to finish, in a loop forever
+ All Once - play list of midis in current folder from start to finish and stop
+ Random - randomly play midis from list
  • Play Folder - list midis in folder by sort order:
+ Name (A-Z) - ascending alphabetical order
+ Name (Z-A) - descending alphabetical order
+ Date (New-Old) - ascending date order
+ Date (Old-New) - descending date order
+ Size (Small-Large) - ascending size order
+ Size (Large-Small) - descending size order
+ Type (AAA-ZZZ) - ascending extension order
+ Type (ZZZ-AAA) - descending extension order
+ As Is (A-Z) - ascending order
+ As Is (Z-A) - descending order
  • Menu > Intro Mode: Off, 2s, 5s, 10s or 30s
  • Menu > Rewind / Fast Forward by 1s, 2s, 5s, 10s or 30s
  • Prev / Next - jump to previous or next midi in the list
  • Favourite folders for quick access to popular folders
  • Options Window - detailed options for changing colors, frame style, font and various effects and settings, and creating/removing Start button and Desktop links (shortcuts)
  • Curved or square controls, menus and windows
  • Realtime Help - hover over a link, control or menu item for instance, scrolling help
  • Soft Close windows - click outside window to close
  • Auto-Close windows - countdown timers close window after set time
  • Options > Color > Menu:
+ Copy - copy color scheme to Clipboard as plain text (safe and compact, share on social media)
+ Paste and Use - paste color scheme from Clipboard and display
+ Save As... - save color scheme to file
  • Options > Settings > Effects:
+ Special Colors - color coordinate important settings panels
+ Enhanced - shade control backgrounds and foregrounds
+ Curved Shading - circular shading
+ Colorise Images - shade all images with current color scheme for a low-impact look
  • Options > Settings:
+ Large Title - 34 or 24 pixel tall top title and icon
+ 32bit Graphics - 32bit or 24bit graphics (24bit is faster on old computers)
+ Frame Maximised - display frame when maximised
+ On Top - place Cynthia above all others
+ Minimal Scrollbars - clutter free scrollbars (no arrows, less visual distraction)
+ Economy - reduce paint cycles / CPU consumption for lower power usage
+ Scrollbar Size - set from 5 to 72 pixels
+ Touch - enlarge controls for easy touch access
  • Uniquely Framed Window(s)
+ Decorative and functional - click and drag to resize Cynthia easily
+ Size 0 to 72 pixels
+ Sparkle 0 to 20
  • Options > Font > Zoom - automatically scale Cynthia for best viewing on 2K, 4K and 8k monitors
  • Options > Misc > Wine compatibility support (Wine Is Not an Emulator - see www.winehq.org for more information) - various special enhancements to improve performance in Wine on Linux, e.g. Ubuntu v20
  • Customise a folder's image - portable and independent of operating system
  • And many more...

Technicals

Name
Cynthia
Version
1.00.2290
Edition
Standard
Type
Desktop Application
Classification
Free for personal and business use
Status
New
Release Date
28th May 2022
Portable
Yes
Code Foundation
4th Generation (Gossamer)
Operating System(s)
Microsoft Windows 95-11 and Wine (not Windows 10s/11s)

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