Frequently Asked Questions

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...
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 1:32 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
Are tracks played from streaming services included in my played track History?
Yes. Engine DJ v2.0 brings a number of upgrades to streaming services. This includes their inclusion in History playlists, the ability to preview songs prio...
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 1:35 PM
Is rekordbox 6 compatible with Engine DJ 2.0?
Yes. The XML export feature returned in rekordbox v6.3.0, allowing you to import your entire library into Engine DJ while maintaining playlist structure, ho...
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 1:36 PM
What is Engine Lighting by SoundSwitch and is there a subscription fee?
Engine Lighting by SoundSwitch is embedded lighting control for DJ's. In the past, you needed to connect your DJ system to SoundSwitch on a computer vi...
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 1:37 PM
Does Engine Lighting work with third-party USB to DMX interfaces?
Engine Lighting requires a SoundSwitch branded USB to DMX interfaces such as the Micro DMX interface or the original SoundSwitch DMX box.
Fri, 19 Nov, 2021 at 1:39 PM