Columns And Features Of The Display Grid

Click for full size image of the display grid columns.

The columns of the display grid are used to customize fade settings for songs, also open certain editors, also directly apply cue settings and even more. See the ‘Select Display Columns‘ preference to select which columns are visible.

NOTE: Hiding columns also hides any features associated with them.
‘Save’ Column

These images are displayed in this column to show the following information. Click on the images to do any corresponding feature.

  • Image appears in this column when the list has been changed. Click on it to save the list. Displayed on the title row of lists when they have been changed and are used to save the list.
  • Image shows which list is being saved. Displayed on the title row the list being saved. See options on the following menus for several ways to save lists: Sets, Lists and Display Grid {Right-Click}.
  • Image shows when a song is a multiple next. Set up to 999 multiple next songs.Image shows when a song is a multiple next. Set up to 999 multiple next songs. The numerical order of multiple next songs in the display grid are displayed in this column.
  • Image appears in this column when the list has been changed but cannot be saved as is. Displayed on the title row of lists when changes cannot be saved, for example removing all songs. Empty lists cannot be saved.
Image of the 'Loop' column header.‘Loop’ Column

Songs are processed in lists according to the loop setting. Play normally moves from the first to the last song in a list and then moves to the next list. Click on the image to toggle the loop setting of lists.

  • Image shows how songs are to be processed in the list. Click on it to toggle between different loop settings. (Loop-To-Next) The player starts with the first song played in the list, moves down to the last one in the list and then moves to the next list, regardless of whether all songs were played in that list. Default setting when multiple lists are loaded.
  • Image shows how songs are to be processed in the list. Click on it to toggle between different loop settings. (Loop-Within) The player processes all of the songs in the list before moving to the next list. Only makes a difference when play does not start from the first song in the list.
  • Image appears when songs can not be processed in the list. When the list is empty or there are no playable items in it, this image appears to show the loop setting is off.
Image of the 'Global Cue' column header.‘Global Cue’ Column

Global Cue‘ settings are how many seconds the player removes from the beginning of every song that has this setting applied to it. Use this column to toggle the global cue setting of an individual song on (Image shows that the 'Global Cue' setting is applied to the song.) and off (No image shows that the 'Global Cue' setting is not applied to the song.). Set this value using the fades editor.

  • Image appears on title row when list is collapsed and it has multiple next songs in it. Displayed on the title row of collapsed lists when they have multiple next songs in them.
Image of the 'Global End-Cut' column header.‘Global End-Cut’ Column

Global End-cut‘ settings are how many seconds the player removes from the end of every song that has this setting applied to it. Use this column to toggle the global end-cut setting of an individual song on (Image shows that the 'Global End-Cut' setting is applied to the song.) and off (No image shows that the 'Global End-Cut' setting is not applied to the song.). Set this value using the fades editor.

  • Image appears on title row when list is collapsed and it has messages in it. Displayed on the title row of collapsed lists when they have messages in them.
Image of the 'Fade-In' column header.‘Fade-In’ Column

Fade-In‘ settings are how much time the player takes to fade the volume of the incoming song, up from zero to the current volume level. Use this column to toggle the fade-in setting of an individual song on (Image shows that the 'Fade-In' setting is applied to the song.) and off (No image shows that the 'Fade-In' setting is not applied to the song.). Set this value using the fades editor.

  • Image appears beside the song that is loaded in the 'Cue' deck. Shows that the song is loaded in the cue deck. Click on it to remove the song from that deck. Another way is to right-click on the name control on that deck.
  • Image appears on title row when list is collapsed and it has the song in the 'Cue' deck in it. Displayed on the title row of a collapsed list that has the song in the cue deck in it.
  • Image shows item is a message. Click on the image to edit the message parameters. Image shows item is a message. Click on the image to edit the message parameters. Image shows item is a message. Click on the image to edit the message parameters. Image shows item is a message. Click on the image to edit the message parameters. Identifies the message type. Click to open the editor window.
Image of the 'Fade-Out' column header.‘Fade-Out’ Column

Fade-Out‘ settings are how much time the player takes to fade the volume of the outgoing song down to zero from the current level. Use this column to toggle the fade-out setting of an individual song on (Image shows that the 'Fade-Out' setting is applied to the song.) and off (No image shows that the 'Fade-Out' setting is not applied to the song.). Set this value using the fades editor.

  • Image appears when one song is selected. Use it to set the song as the current song. Select a single song in order to use this image to load that song into the current deck.
  • Image appears on title row of a list when it is the work-list. Identifies the worklistImage shows how the 'work-list' is identified in the display grid. on the title row of that list.
  • Image shows item is a message. Click on the image to edit the message parameters. Image shows item is a message. Click on the image to edit the message parameters. Image shows item is a message. Click on the image to edit the message parameters. Image shows item is a message. Click on the image to edit the message parameters. Identifies when a message is loaded in the cue deck and have no click features associated with them.
Image of the 'Play' column header.‘Play’ Column

Use this column to toggle the play status of an individual song on (Image shows play status of the song is on. Click on it to toggle play status on & off.) and off (Image shows play status of the song is off. Click on it to toggle play status on & off.).

  • Image appears when the song has been played. Click on it to reset the played status. Identifies songs that have been played. See the ‘Set Song Played After …‘ preference for details on how to set the amount of time a song must play before it is marked as played.
  • Image appears when the song is not found. Shows a song could not be found. See the ‘Analyze/Load Songs Log‘ preference for details on how to maintain the log.
  • Image appears when one song is selected. Use it to set the song as the next song. Select a single song in order to use this image to load that song into the next deck.
  • Image appears on title row of a list when it is the play-list. Image appears on title row of a list when it is the next-list. Identifies the playlistImage shows how the 'play-list' is identified in the display grid. and nextlistImage shows how the 'next-list' is identified in the display grid. on the title row of those lists.
  • Image appears beside the current song. Image appears beside the next song. Identify the currentImage shows how the 'current song' is identified in the display grid. and nextImage shows how the 'next song' is identified in the display grid. song.
‘Name’ Column

The number and name of the song is displayed in this column. For lists, this column shows the name and how many songs are in it.

  • Results of a ‘In Loaded Lists‘ search are also displayed in this column.
Image of the 'Extension' column header.‘Extension’ Column

File extension for each item in a list is displayed in this column. It is blank on the title row of a list.

Image of the 'Time' column header.‘Time’ Column

The duration of individual items is displayed in this column. On the title row of a list, this column shows the total play-time of the items in the list.

NOTE: The play-time displayed varies according to the fade settings applied to items. Because manual mode does not use any fade settings, moving between it and automatic mode changes the play-times of all songs.
Image of the 'Beats-Per-Minute' column header.‘BPM’ Column

The ‘Beats-per-Minute‘ of a song is displayed in this column. The player does not automatically detect this information. See the ‘Detect Beats-Per-Minute …‘ preference for details on how to select when the player attempts to detect this information. This column is blank on the title row of a list.

  • Image shows how the start time of a message appears in this column. Shows the start position of a message attached to a song. The player does not detect the beats-per-minute of messages.
Image of the 'Manual Cue' column header.Image of the 'Manual End-Cut' column header.‘Manual Cue/End-Cut’ Columns

Any manual cue and manual end-cut settings that are applied to songs or messages are displayed in this column. These settings are created using the cue deck.

  • An asterisk (Image appears when there are manual positions but none are applied to the song.) is displayed when a song or message has these settings but there are none applied. Right-click on it to open the position selection window.
NOTE: Use the corresponding controls on the cue deck to open the position selection window when a song or message is loaded in that deck.
Image of the 'Manual Loop Start' column header.Image of the 'Manual Loop End' column header.‘Cue Loop’ Columns

Any ‘Loop A‘ (Start) or ‘Loop B‘ (End) settings that are applied to songs are displayed in this column. These settings are created using the cue deck.

  • An asterisk (Image appears when there are manual positions but none are applied to the song.) is displayed when a song has ‘Loop A‘ or ‘Loop B‘ positions but there are none applied. Right-click on it to open the position selection window.
NOTE: You cannot create loop positions for messages.
Image of the 'Auto Trim Cue' column header.Image of the 'Auto Trim End-Cut' column header.‘Auto Trim’ Columns

The player analyzes songs to determine the duration and to trim any silence from the beginning and ending the first time they are loaded into the player. These columns show how much silence was trimmed from a song. There are no features associated with these columns.

Image of the 'Path' column header.‘Path’ Column

The full path of where the song was loaded from is displayed in this column. There are no features associated with this column.

Image of the 'Tag Name' column header.Image of the 'Tag Artist' column header.Image of the 'Tag Album' column header.Image of the 'Tag Year' column header.Tag Columns

 The player takes the information displayed in these four columns from the tag. It is not responsible for the accuracy of this information and does not let you change it. There are no features associated with these columns.