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How to pause playback with tasker


UnimatrixZero
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Hi,

i have a cheap china phone as music and audiobook player. After 90min tasker sends a command to a raspberry pi that turns off my speakers and pause the playback with the command

input keyevent KEYCODE_MEDIA_STOP

This doesn't work with Poweramp. So how can i stop playback with tasker? Can i send an intent?

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It only works when the display is on. The speakers are connected with a normal audio jack cable and i control the play with the three buttons on the cable. I have tested pausing the playback and the "Last Processed Commands" are

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07:06:49.242 PSMediaButtonReceiver android.intent.action.MEDIA_BUTTON
KEYCODE_HEADSETHOOK ACTION_DOWN name=ACCDET source=0x101 virt=false repeat=0 actionTime=28620480 playerState=1
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07:06:49.243 PSMediaButtonReceiver android.intent.action.MEDIA_BUTTON
KEYCODE_HEADSETHOOK ACTION_UP name=ACCDET source=0x101 virt=false repeat=0 actionTime=28620480 playerState=1
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07:06:49.851 PlayerService TOGGLE_PLAY_PAUSE
from PSMediaButtonReceiver pausePlaying

Can i create a task from this commands? Pausing the player using the pause buttons works also when the display is off.

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