This page documents a feature of the Windows Media Player 6.4 ActiveX control. We recommend that you migrate your content to use the Windows Media Player 9 Series ActiveX control. For more information about the Windows Media Player 9 Series ActiveX control, see the Windows Media Player 9 Series SDK.
This property specifies or retrieves a value indicating whether the control bar is visible.
This property is a read/write Boolean containing one of the following values.
|true||Default. The control bar is visible.|
|false||The control bar is not visible.|
The control bar contains buttons for starting, stopping, and pausing playback. Optionally, you can add or remove position controls, audio controls, and the trackbar by setting the ShowPositionControls, ShowAudioControls, and ShowTracker properties, respectively.
This property can affect the overall width of Windows Media Player. In some cases the width of the control bar defines the overall width of Windows Media Player. Adding position and audio controls increases the width of the control bar.
Version: Windows Media Player version 6.4.
Library: Use msdxm.ocx.
Platform: Windows 98 Second Edition or higher.