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What do I need to start rekordbox video?

Install rekordbox ver.4.2.0 or later. Select either of the following procedures to use rekordbox video.

1.Activate license keys bundled with the DDJ-RZX
 When you buy the DDJ-RZX, you also get free license keys for rekordbox dj, rekordbox video and rekordbox dvs.
 Activate both rekordbox dj and rekordbox video license keys to use rekordbox video.

2.Activate both rekordbox dj and rekordbox video
 Buy rekordbox dj and rekordbox video license keys at rekordbox Plans and activate both to use rekordbox video.

3.Subscription
 Subscribe rekordbox dj at the Subscriptions and activate rekordbox dj and you can use rekordbox video as well.

4.Trial
 If you apply to 30-day trial, you can use rekordbox dj, rekordbox dvs and rekodbox video.
 If you activate rekordbox dj, you can try rekordbox video for 30 days. Open [Preferences] > [License] and click [Try for 30 days] for rekordbox video 30 day free trial.

How can I use rekordbox video trial?

a) If you never used rekordbox dj trial:
 Start rekordbox dj 30 day free trial. All Plus Packs including rekordbox video are available during the trail.
 Launch rekordbox and click the [TRIAL].
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b) If you have a rekordbox dj license:
 You have access to a rekordbox video 30 day free trial.
 Open [Preferences] > [License] and click [Try for 30 days] at [rekordbox video] section to start rekordbox video trial.
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Note: Those who used rekordbox dj trial but do not have a rekordbox license key cannot use rekordbox video trial.

I once used rekordbox dj trial and it has already expired. Can I use rekordbox video 30 day free trial?

If you have a rekordbox dj license, you have access to a rekordbox video 30 day free trial.
Open [Preferences] > [License] and click [Try for 30 days] at [rekordbox video] section to start rekordbox video trial.
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What are Pioneer DJ controllers compatible with rekordbox video?

DDJ-RZX supports rekordbox video.
Some other Pioneer DJ equipment can control part of video functions.
Click here for details.

What are video/image file formats supported by rekordbox video?

Supported file formats are as follows:

・Video
 Extension: avi, mpg, mp4, m4v, mov, qtz
 ・Video format
  Codec: h.264, mpeg-4, mpeg-2
  Resolution: up to 1920 x 1080
 ・Audio format
  LPCM (aiff), aac, mp3

・Image
 Jpeg, png, gif

Note: Some contents may not be reproduced or on certain OS.

Does rekordbox video support video files without audio?

You cannot only play video without audio. You can play such videos in combination with audio files.

Can I use an external monitor or projector to display video when I am using rekordbox video?

Yes. Connect an external monitor to your computer using an HDMI cable, etc. (*Video output from a compatible controller to external monitor, etc. is not supported.)