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book icon (HTML) - User's Guide - Complete descriptions and usage of all program features.

book icon (HTML) - Knowledge Base Articles - Contains articles on common How-To procedures for more advanced setups and configurations.

book icon (HTML) - Solo Performer Playlist Cookbook - A short set of instructions (cookbook style) for Solo Performers/Presenters who want to use the Easy Player with a hand held remote control device.

Online Demo Videos

YouTube Icon Breakthru Software YouTube Channel . Videos are hosted on our YouTube Channel. Select the Play buttons below to play the associated video. These quick video tutorials are a good way to learn the basics.

Note on demo sound quality: The sound quality of these videos do not reflect the quality you will experience with the program. Recording quality is purposely set low so that the recording file sizes will be smaller for downloading. For best video quality view at 480P or higher.

Demos and X3

The Demos have not yet been updated for Sound Mill X3 . As we upgrade demos, they will be marked "version X3". However, version 2 and X3 are not remarkably different from a user interface perspective. If you see a reference to a DirectX feature, it is safe to assume that it has been removed in X3.

Basic Operation Demo Videos

Play Demo Name Description Time (mm:ss) Size (Mb) V.r
Play demo: Basic Operation Basic Operation Basics of creating a Sound List and manually playing sounds. 07:18 6.5 2.1
Play demo: Play Modifiers Play Modifiers Adding Pre and Post Delays, Looping, Multi-Play and more. 05:41 4.6 2.1
Play demo: Power Editing Power Editing Speed editing by setting multiple attributes on a selected set of Sound Items in one operation. 06:06 5.3 2.1
Play demo: Start/End and Fade Markers Start/End & Fade Markers Set positions to start and end play. And add fade-in and out effects. 08:37 7.1 1.14
Play demo: 'Automator' Automator Automation manager to play multiple sounds sequentially or timed. 10:54 8.7 2.1
Play demo: Scheduler Scheduler Set time of day to run automation scripts or play individual Sound Items. 06:34 5.4 2.1

Music with Announcements Demo Videos

A modular approach to creating a reusable library of Sound Lists to quickly combine music and announcements.

Play Demo Name Description Time (mm:ss) Size (Mb) V.r
Play demo: Create Music Selections Create Music Selections How to Create a Sound List of Music Selections. 04:04 3.5 2.6
Play demo: Create Announcements Create Announcements How to Create a Sound List of Announcements. 09:23 8.1 2.6
Play demo: Combining Music with Announcements Combining Music with Announcements How to combine the Music Selections with Announcements Sound Lists created in the previous demos. 05:30 4.8 2.6
Play demo: Ripping Music from CDs  Ripping Music from CDs An easy to follow tutorial on how to rip music from CDs to your hard drive with Windows Media Player. 04:39 n/a n/a
  • File sizes are in Mega-bytes (Mb). Play times are in Minutes:Seconds.
  • V.r - program Version.release used to create the demo.

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