Release Notes for RealPlayer 10.5
The following is a list of significant Enhancements and information for RealPlayer 10.5 since the July 7, 2004 release (Build 22.214.171.1243). Click here for the full RealPlayer release notes.
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New Features and Enhancements added in this release
The list below is not comprehensive. To see a more complete feature list for RealPlayer 10.5, please see the What's New in RealPlayer 10 Help page.
Portable Players and Devices:
Default support for hundreds of players, including Apple iPod, Creative Zen, Zen Xtra, and all Windows Media devices.
Support for transferring RealPlayer Music Store content to all secure portable devices using RealPlayer's integrated HarmonyTM Technology.
Faster transfer speed for RealPlayer Music Store content with the new file optimization feature.
Enhanced support for the Apple iPod, including the ability to reset the iPod device if it becomes unstable and full iPod management
CD Burning: Added support for burning secure Windows Media content to an audio CD provided the necessary rights exist.
Filetype Support: Support for playback of Apple lossless files
CD Ripping: New smart ripping with portable device integration will prompt you if your current CD ripping format is not compatible with your portable device.
Downloading: Progressive download enabling you to play files while they are being downloaded.
Security (from last major release)
In addition to other feature and security improvements, RealPlayer 10.5 includes all previous security fixes. For details, please visit http://service.real.com/help/faq/security/index.html.
Important Fixes (from last major release)
Platform Changes (from last major release)
Backward Compatibility (from last major release)