DJ software

Fixed: “communication with Rekordbox agent failed”

Got the error: “Communication with rekordboxAgent failed” This is a pretty common error with Rekordbox.There are mainly 2 causes for this problem: Slow computer Sometimes a computer doesn’t respond quickly enough, so it seems that the application has crashed.This happens more frequently with older computers. The other problem is in the standby function of Mac

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Buying guide: DJ software

DJ & music production There is a big difference between DJ software is meant to mix 2 existing tracks together.Examples are: Rekordbox, Serato, Virtual DJ, Traktor etc. Music-production-software and live-performance-software is meant to create tracks from scratch.Examples: Ableton Live, Apple Mainstage etc. In this article I’m focusing on regular standard DJ software, not live performance

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Rekordbox VS Serato 2024 – which is better? – all features compared

What are Rekordbox and Serato? Rekordbox and Serato are both DJ software for your Windows and Mac computer.You can mix one track into the other with both software. There is one clear distinction I have to make between Rekordbox and Serato. Rekordbox is used for library management to prepare USB drives (to use on Pioneer

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Playlists in Rekordbox – complete tutorial with pictures

What is a playlist? A playlist is a collection of tracks grouped in a list.What the contents of the list is, and how it is named, is completely up to you. Playlists help you to stay organized, so you can find your tracks faster. In the screenshot below I selected the playlist “House” and on

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Matching tracks in Rekordbox, CDJ & XDJ – Simple but complete guide

What are Track Matches in Rekordbox? A Track match (or matching tracks) is a way store a relationship between two tracks. You can register the match in Rekordbox.These relationships will be stored on your USB flashdrive when exporting the track to your USB. On a CDJ or XDJ you can view a list of the

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DJ, lost for ideas? Use Rekordbox related tracks

What are Related Tracks? With Related Tracks you can find tracks in your library similar to the current track.You can define criteria of what is regarded as similar.This can be key, tempo, artist, genre and much more. You can regard Related Tracks as track suggestions that Rekordbox gives you as a DJ.You define Related Tracks

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Rekordbox’s Intelligent Playlists – Complete tutorial

Rekordbox supports intelligent playlists, they were previously called: smart playlists.This is the Rekordbox equivalent of Smart Crates in Serato. What is an Intelligent Playlist in Rekordbox? An intelligent playlist (or smart playlist), is playlist that is automatically compiled by Rekordbox.You define rules once and tracks are automatically added or removed from the playlist according to

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Rekordbox: Error: “This device is currently in use” – 100% Fix

In this article I’m talking about this Windows error message regarding to Rekordbox: “This device is currently in use. Close any programs or windows that might be using the device and then try again.” Rekordbox is a little bit of a weird program in the sense that it takes USB-drives ‘hostage’ on your computer.When it

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