Operate Player When Decks Are Hidden

Hide the three main decks and still able to operate this music player. This progress control lets you do that. You can start & stop the current song. You can still use the Click & Play feature. You still have access to the effects and auto loop controls.

Progress control used when decks are hidden.Use the player layout preference to hide the current, next and cue decks. When you do so, this progress control appears under the equalizer. It always shows the song in the current deck.

Play time is shown as time played and time remaining. It can also be use to set the play position in the song. When you move over it, the mouse changes to a left/right arrow and a yellow box appears under the mouse. A tool-tip showing the relative position of the mouse in relation to play-time also appears. (). Click anytime to set that play position. Click, hold and drag for an interesting effect. Progress controls show the following information:

  • Manual Cues
    (Start of song)
  • Manual End-Cuts
    (End of song)
  • Loops A & B
    (Start & End of loops)
  • MessagesShows how message start positions are reflected in a progress control.
    (Start position)
  • ProgressShows how message start positions are reflected in a progress control.
    (Play progress)
NOTE: The player displays Manual Cue & End-Cut settings in both modes. Global Cue & End-Cut settings are only shown when the player is in automatic mode.

Right-click on this control to start & stop playing the current song.

In both automatic and manual mode, initiate the click & play feature even with the decks hidden. First, select a song, then right-click on this control to load it directly into the next deck and automatically start playing it.

In manual mode, initiate a timed mix between the current and the next decks. The following two controls are directly tied to this feature. Click on them to open a pop-upImage shows control used to select a specific duration setting. and select the corresponding duration.

  • Control used to set the 'Fade-?' duration used in manual mode when mix is triggered. The fade-out of the currentImage shows how the 'current song' is identified in the display grid. song.
  • Control used to set the 'Fade-?' duration used in manual mode when mix is triggered. The fade-in of the nextImage shows how the 'next song' is identified in the display grid. song.
NOTE: See the When In MANUAL Mode preferences to set what the player does after the mixManual mode mix control. is complete.

Use this control to show or hide the loop controls. All features associated with these controls are available.

To create or clear loop positions on the fly only takes a click of the mouse. Which control you click on determines whether you set a start (A) or end (B) position.

  • Every time you left-click on one, it is set to the current position in the playing song.
  • Whether or not the song is playing, right-click on the control you want to clear.
NOTE: Are initialized with any Loop A & B positions applied to the song. See the Cue for details on how to create them.

Shows the amount of time to loop. (in thousandths of a second). Click on this control to open a pop-upImage shows control used to select a specific amount of time. that lets you select the amount of time.

Shows how many times the loop will occur. The range for this control is from 1 to 50. Click on this control to open a pop-upImage shows control used to select a specific amount of time. that lets you select a count. NOTE: This count is also used by the Loop A & B feature.

Initiate the auto-loop feature associated with these three controls. When you click this control, the current play position is the start. The amount of time is added to set the end and is is repeated times.

NOTE: This control is disabled when either Loop A or Loop B positions are applied to the song.

Use this control to show or hide the effects controls.

Left-click on these controls to turn an effect onImage shows effect is on. & offImage shows effect is off. Right-click to open the corresponding editor where you can change the parameters of an effect. Create your own custom presets for an effect. Load and Save them any time during the operation of the player.

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