Frequently Asked Questions

How many Active Loops can I set per track?
You can set up to 8 Active Loops per track. These can be created in either Engine DJ Desktop by right-clicking on a saved loop button and selecting 'Ac...
Tue, 26 Apr, 2022 at 9:50 AM
Can you set Active Loops on both Desktop software and Engine DJ hardware?
Yes, Active Loops can be set from the desktop software as well as Engine DJ hardware.  To assign a Saved Loop as an Active Loop, hold the left parameter...
Tue, 26 Apr, 2022 at 9:50 AM
Does sync remain engaged if I load a track that has not been analyzed?
Yes, as of Engine DJ 2.2 sync remains engaged when loading a track that has not been analyzed. Note that sync will disengage if the track is played before t...
Tue, 26 Apr, 2022 at 9:50 AM
Does the Numark Mixstream Pro work with Virtual DJ?
Yes, from version 2.2 Engine DJ's computer mode has been unlocked on the Numark Mixstream Pro to allow it to control Virtual DJ via USB connection. To ...
Tue, 26 Apr, 2022 at 9:50 AM
What hardware is compatible with Engine DJ 2.0 software?
All current Engine OS products are compatible with Engine DJ 2.0.  Denon DJ PRIME 2 Denon DJ PRIME 4 Denon DJ PRIME Go Denon DJ SC5000 Denon DJ SC5000...
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 12:27 PM
Can I use my current Engine Prime USB, SD, and Hard Drive with Engine DJ 2.0?
Yes, but the drive must be migrated to the Engine DJ 2.0 database first in order to mix.  Not to worry, the migration process is automatic and initiated...
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 12:33 PM
How long does the database migration take and does it happen every time I use my drive?
The migration process time can vary depending on the size of your collection size and drive speed. For larger collections, it is recommended to use Engine D...
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 1:28 PM
How do I use Engine DJ (Desktop) to migrate/upgrade my Engine Library Database?
Simply open Engine DJ and insert your Engine Prime drive. The migration process happens automatically.
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 1:31 PM
Do my tracks need to be reanalyzed after the upgrade process?
No. After the upgrade process, tracks will not need to be reanalyzed. All of your tracks will still have their waveforms and all other performance data such...
Wed, 20 Apr, 2022 at 3:34 PM
Engine DJ v2.0 no longer features Crate lists, what happens to my crates when I upgrade?
As of Engine DJ v2.0, Crates and Playlists have merged into a single list type — Playlists. Engine DJ Playlists offer the best aspects of both list types.  ...
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 1:33 PM