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Instant Double feature request

Hello guys,

i woke up this morning thinking to "if" it was possible to Pioneer Engineers to add such a feature to CDJ2000 in linked mode via a quick access buttons combination (like pressing LINK + next track buttons or LINK + play etc..).

For those wondering what this feature is, it's like people using Serato software being able to instantly duplicate a soundtrack on the other deck, not only loading but synched in time too (ie: track x is playing on deck 1, it's currently at 1min20 playtime, press combination and you get same track x being played at 1min20 too).

I m requesting it because often, i m reloading a same track on the other deck for some effects / juggling / scratch before moving on, and this action could then be performed much faster, and open new 'remixing possibilies" to CDJ2000 users.

 

Thanks for reading.

 

Regards.

metcdj2k

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It has a quick load feature to copy the other player, but yes currently there is nothing that sync's both players in time and tempo.

Good idea mate.

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That is a great idea, if I understood it well!

You say that if I press for example, "Link + Play" as a combination, it will get or give information to the other CDJ player via link!

or just HID mode?? 

??

nice one :)

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@ metcdj2k >  I'm away from my gear for a few days, but I think you press "Link" (if you're using Link) and something will show up to select a player number... Ex. my No. 3 is playing, I press "Link" again on No. 2, and I can select "No. 3" from within the window, then what is displayed on No. 3 will show on No. 2 and you just have to select it again to load the track.

If it's not hitting the "Link" button again, try tapping the "Menu" button and see if that works. I don't use it, but unfortunately I can remember how it works exactly. lol

I will test it out on my gear later, but I'm sure you will get it before I get a chance to! lol

Try it out and let us know which one worked.

Thanks,

Foster

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Thanks for the tip Foster, just found out the exact way to do it. It's like a shortcut to prevent whole tree browsing.

For others needing it : assuming both players are linked, when a file is playing on a deck, press on the other deck "info" then "menu", select the name of the player where the current playing song is and push "select" button 3 times (accepting player No + accepting song + loading song).

While waiting for some instant double still, It will already save me some time Foster, especially in deep tree sorting. Thank you again. Cheers :)

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@ metcdj2k > No problem mate. ;) Just a quick tip to temporarily help a bit. Thanks for following it up and posting for everyone else.

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Nice little tip there, and I did always wonder what an Instant Double was.

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Having instant doubles would be a game changer...now that there's sync, I'm sure there's got to be a way to engineer it in the CDJ/XDJ future models.

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