Using an external hard drive for DJing
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Is it OK to DJ off an external hard drive? (Video)

In the video from DigitalDJTips.com above Joey Santos and a few DJs provide their opinion on if it's OK to DJ off an external hard drive. In short, it is, and many DJs perform using an external hard drive without issue. However, both…
MAC or PC for DJing?
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DJ Software | MAC or PC for DJing? (Video)

Phil from DigitalDJTips.com provides his opinion on the polarizing "MAC or PC for your DJ computer" debate.   So, should you use a MAC or Windows PC for DJing? To sum it up Phil's take in the video above - it really doesn't matter. DEX…
How to start a free trial of party tyme karaoke subscription in DEX 3
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Karaoke Subscription | Starting A 7-Day Free Trial Of Party Tyme Karaoke In DEX 3

Owners of DEX 3 can now subscribe to Party Tyme Karaoke streaming (with offline support) without ever leaving the application, providing a truly seamless partnership between DJ/karaoke software and karaoke music. Create an account through DEX…
DEX 3 Beat Sync Demonstration
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DJ Mixing Software | Demonstration Of DEX 3.8's 'Always-In-Sync' Feature (Video)

The recently released 3.8 version of DEX 3 includes a revamped beat sync feature that keeps tracks locked in sync once sync is applied.  The new 'Always-in-Sync' engine is demonstrated in the video above. 'Always-in-Sync' means that…
Managing your DEX 3 and DEX 3 RE library
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STAFF SUGGESTED METHOD FOR MANAGING YOUR MUSIC LIBRARY IN DEX 3 OR DEX 3 RE

There are various useful methods for importing and accessing your music library in DEX 3 or DEX 3 RE DJ mixing software -- but we're not going to cover those. This is how PCDJ staffers do it... If you're new to our DJ mixing software…
Learn to mix music without Sync
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Even With "Sync", Beatmixing Is A Core DJ Skill That Should Be Learned

"Beat-mixing is a core skill of anybody who calls himself a professional DJ" - Hugo Drax   Hugo Drax, a well-respected long-time mobile DJ that often appears at industry trade shows such as Mobile Beat, makes a strong argument…
DJ contract negotiations and DJ business
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Mike From #DJNTV Talks DJ Contract Client Negotiations (Video)

What can be done in the event you have an event/DJ contract in place with a client that takes issue with a a clause, or more? Mike from #DJNTV has dealt with this situation more than once recently. A client for his DJ services signed…
Key Detection And Searching By Key In DEX 3
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Mixing Harmonically With DEX 3 DJ Software | Finding Key-Compatible Tracks Using Search

Our top DJ mixing software, DEX 3, will automatically calculate a songs key and display the key in the browser. Key Detection helps DJs find tracks that not only match well tempo-wise, but also don't clash melodically. Mixing songs harmonically…
Using WASAPI Drivers With DJ Software
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Windows DJ Software Tips | Using WASAPI As An Alternative To Direct Sound Or ASIO Drivers

If you use DJ Software with Windows and don't require pre-fade listening (headphone cuing) and simply use your built-in audio output device (sound card) you should try using the Microsoft WASAPI driver option as an alternative to Direct Sound. WASAPI,…
how to backup and restore Karaoki data
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Karaoke Software Tip | How-To Backup And Restore All Data In Karaoki (Video)

In the event catastrophe strikes and your Karaoki data is corrupted or lost don't fret, you can restore a created backup in seconds! Karaoki is our top karaoke software solution for pro KJs and karaoke bars and is designed to automatically store/save…
How to get great sound out of your DJ system
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DJ Tips | Getting Great Sound From Your DJ System (#DJNTV Video)

When was the last time you had your hearing checked? Did you know poorly configured sound can permanently damage a persons hearing? Other than a few of the more humbled among us, most of us truly believe we have pitch-perfect hearing and…
DEX 3 VDJ software Working With Dedicated Graphics Cards
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Making Sure DEX 3 Video Mixing Software Uses Your Discrete (Dedicated) Graphics Card On Windows

DEX 3 VDJ software makes mixing music videos just like audio effortless. However, mixing music videos is significantly more taxing on a computers resources, especially the graphics card. Unless you're mixing standard definition videos, and not…