Pressing most of the buttons elicits nothing but a "Please upgrade" notice. You can't even use the time-line slider to rewind within a track! The clunky and poorly designed interface doesn't help any. Adding (minor) insult to injury, Avant DVD/DivX Player installs an extra shortcut on your desktop without first getting your permission.
Since it's free, inveterate penny-pinchers may want to have a look. But given its limited feature set and so-so design, not to mention a market saturated with better products, we can't recommend Avant DVD/DivX Player.
Avant Media Player is the ultimate media player you are lookng for. It utilizes advanced Microsoft DirectShow technology and supports popular video, audio, image format incudes: DVD, AVI, AVT, DivX/Xdiv, MPEG, 3GP, FLV, WMV, WMA, MOV, ASF, MP3, MP4,JPEG, and GIF formats. Better yet, Avant Media Player can play flash media file. Avant Media Player gives user extremely easy control of the entertainment, you can fast forward/backward movie, show movie in slow motion/fast motion mode, zoom in/out, adjust volume and balance, drag and drop to manage your playlist. Avant Media Player features screen-capture functionality and can bookmark your favorite movie clip to the exact position. It also allows you to set wallpaper with your favorite image.
Version 3.4 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.