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I already use rekordbox dj (Performance mode) and would like to use rekordbox video.

  1. Download the latest version of rekordbox from here and install it on your computer.
    * For DDJ-RZX users, please download the exclusive version for the controller.
  2. Launch rekordbox.
  3. Buy a rekordbox video licence key (25-figure) here. Note: This is different from the licence key you used to activate rekordbox dj (25-figure). rekordbox dj subscribers do not need to buy a rekordbox video licence key as it's included in your subscription plan.
    * Find rekordbox video-compatible products here.
    * If you have a rekordbox dj licence you can try rekordbox video free for 30 days. Click here for further details.
  4. Launch rekordbox and activate rekordbox video using your rekordbox video licence key.
  5. Turn on the VIDEO button in the global section in the upper part of the rekordbox dj (performance mode) screen to use the video function.

I already use rekordbox dj (Performance mode) and would like to use rekordbox dvs.

  1. Download the latest version of rekordbox from here and install it on your computer.
  2. Launch rekordbox.
  3. Buy a rekordbox dvs licence key (25-figure) from here.
    Note: This is different from the licence key you used to activate rekordbox dj (25-figure).
    rekordbox dj subscribers do not need to buy a rekordbox dvs licence key as it is included in your subscription plan. *Please see here for rekordbox dvs compatible products.
    * Please see here for rekordbox dvs compatible products.
  4. Launch rekordbox dj and activate rekordbox dvs using your rekordbox dvs licence key.
  5. Select Performance mode from the top left menu on the rekordbox screen. You can now use rekordbox dvs.

I own rekordbox and want to use rekordbox dj.

  1. Download rekordbox (Ver.4.0.0 or later) and install it on your PC/Mac from here.
    NB: It's not possible to update to Ver.4.0.0 from the drop-down menu in rekordbox Ver.3.3.0 or earlier.
  2. Launch rekordbox and log in to your rekordbox account in the pop-up window.
    If you don't have a rekordbox account, click [Register for a rekordbox account] in the pop-up window.
  3. Buy a rekordbox dj licence key (25-figure) from here.*
    NB: The old 26-figure rekordbox licence key (Ver.2.X.X or earlier) is not valid for rekordbox dj.
    * Click [Trial] at the top of the rekordbox 4.0.0 GUI to access a 30-day free trial of rekordbox dj.
    * Please check our list of DJ kit compatible with rekordbox dj.
  4. Launch rekordbox and activate rekordbox dj using your licence key.
  5. At the upper left of the rekordbox GUI, change [Export] to [Performance].

I do not own rekordbox and want to use rekordbox dj.

  1. Download rekordbox (Ver.4.0.0 or later) and install it on your PC/Mac from here.
  2. Launch rekordbox and click [Register for a rekordbox account] in the pop-up window.
  3. Buy a rekordbox dj licence key from here.*
    * Click [Trial] at the top of the rekordbox 4.0.0 GUI to access a 30-day free trial of rekordbox dj.
    * Please check our list of DJ kit compatible with rekordbox dj.
  4. Launch rekordbox and activate rekordbox dj using your licence key.
  5. At the upper left of the rekordbox GUI, change [Export] to [Performance].

I own rekordbox(Ver.3.3.0 or earlier) and want to use rekordbox(Ver.4.0.0 or later) to manage music files.

  1. Download rekordbox (Ver.4.0.0 or later) and install it on your PC/Mac from here.
    NB: It's not possible to update to Ver.4.0.0 from the drop-down menu in rekordbox Ver.3.3.0 or earlier.
  2. Launch rekordbox and log in to your rekordbox account in the pop-up window.
    If you don't have a rekordbox account, click [Register for a rekordbox account] in the pop-up window.
  3. Now you're ready to use the new version of rekordbox for music file management.
    * Click [Trial] at the top of the rekordbox 4.0.0 GUI to access a 30-day free trial of rekordbox dj.

I do not own rekordbox and want to use rekordbox to manage music files.

  1. Download rekordbox (Ver.4.0.0 or later) and install it on your PC/Mac from here.
  2. Launch rekordbox and click [Register for a rekordbox account] in the pop-up window.
  3. Now you're ready to use the new version of rekordbox for music file management.
    * Click [Trial] at the top of the rekordbox 4.0.0 GUI to access a 30-day free trial of rekordbox dj.

How can I activate rekordbox dj?

  1. Download the latest version of rekordbox from here and install it on your computer.
  2. Launch rekordbox.
    If you don't have a rekordbox account, click [Register for a rekordbox account] in the pop-up window.
  3. If you're activating rekordbox for the first time, follow the on-screen instructions and enter your rekordbox dj licence key.
  4. If you already use rekordbox, open [Preferences] > [Licence] and click [Activate].
    Then follow the on-screen instructions and enter your rekordbox dj licence key.

I want to try rekordbox dj.

You can get a 30-day free trial of rekordbox dj when you download and install rekordbox (Ver.4.0.0).

  1. Download rekordbox (Ver.4.0.0 or later) and install it on your PC/Mac from here.
    NB: It's not possible to update to Ver.4.0.0 from the drop-down menu in rekordbox Ver.3.3.0 or earlier.
    * Please check our list of DJ kit compatible with rekordbox dj.
  2. Launch rekordbox and log in to your rekordbox account in the pop-up window.
    If you don't have a rekordbox account, click [Register for a rekordbox account] in the pop-up window.
  3. Click [Try rekordbox dj for 30 days] in the pop-up window to start the trial.
    If you don't want to start the trial straight away, you can do it any time by selecting [Trial] at the upper left of the rekordbox GUI.

Install rekordbox

Authorization of the computer’s administrator is required to install and uninstall rekordbox. Log on as the user which was set as the computer’s administrator before installing.

Windows

  1. Please download the file, Install_rekordbox_4_4_0.zip from this website for reinstalling on Windows.
  2. To unzip, double-click on Install_rekordbox_4_4_0.zip .Then double-click on Install_rekordbox_4_4_0.exe which is contained within. Please follow the prompts when installing.

Mac

  1. Please download the file, Install_rekordbox_4_4_0.pkg.zip from this website for reinstalling on MacOS.
  2. Double-click Install_rekordbox_4_4_0.pkg.zip to unzip its contents.
  3. Double-click Install_rekordbox_4_4_0.pkg which should be contained within. Follow the prompts for installation.

Account registration

A Pioneer DJ account must be registered in order to use the rekordbox (Ver.4.0.0 or later).

Please register the following the directions that appear at the startup of rekordbox.

*Click here to confirm/change account information

FAQ regarding customer registration

  • I registered an e-mail address and password when I previously obtained a rekordbox license key, or when I submitted an inquiry about rekordbox, but is that information shared with this account?
  • No. A new account must be registered for rekordbox (Ver. 3.0 and above).