AxWindowsMediaPlayer.close method

The close method closes the current digital media file, stops playback in Windows Media Player and releases Windows Media Player resources.

Syntax

public void close();

Public Sub close()

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Return value

This method does not return a value.

Remarks

This method closes the current digital media file, not Windows Media Player itself.

Examples

The following example creates a button that, when clicked, stops playback in Windows Media Player and releases the resources in use. The AxWMPLib.AxWindowsMediaPlayer object is represented by the variable named player.

private void closeIt_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
{
    // Close the Player. 
    player.close();
}

Public Sub closeIt_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles closeIt.Click

    ' Close the Player. 
    player.close()

End Sub

Requirements

Version
Windows Media Player 9 Series or later
Namespace
AxWMPLib
Assembly
AxInterop.WMPLib.dll (AxInterop.WMPLib.dll.dll)

See also

AxWindowsMediaPlayer Object (VB and C#)