Loads a song from the specified file with EAX compatible settings (Mono). The song file can be a stream or a MOD music file.
Accepted sound formats are MP3, MP2, MP1 (Stereo or Mono) and sounds in Mono as supported by the LoadSound method.
A successful call to this method invokes the CallbackForPlayersEvents delegate with the nEvent parameter set to EV_SOUND_LOADED.
Note that songs loaded with this method will not have the possibility to change Tempo, Playback rate or Pitch and cannot be attached to custom stream mixers.
For further details about EAX effects take a look to the How to apply special effects to a playing sound section.
(*) Requires Microsoft Windows Media Format modules already installed on the target PC: you can verify the presence of these modules through a call to the IsWmaAvailable method.
(**) Performs sound tracks only (no video): requires Microsoft Windows Media Format modules already installed on the target PC
(***) Performs sound tracks only (no video)
The Windows Media Format modules can be installed using the redistribution setup package (wmfdist.exe) provided by Microsoft. Details about the integration of these modules inside your own setup package can be found on the following link of the official Microsoft web site (note that in the future this link could change due to the Microsoft site maintenance).