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Pioneer - XDJ-XZ - Layout

DECK CONTROLS





KEY

ACTION

S SHIFT
Hold this button down to access secondary functions of Pioneer XDJ-XZ (mostly for Jog Seek and Pads.
Note : The SHIFT button is not sending MIDI, and cannot be used as a key modifier
26 PLAY/PAUSE
Play/Pauses the track
27 CUE
When the Deck is paused, you can set a temporary Cue Point by moving the Platter to place the Audio Pointer at the desired location and then pressing the Cue Button. During playback, you can press the Cue Button to return the track to this Cue Point. (If you did not set a Cue Point, then it will return to the beginning of the track.). If the Deck is paused, you can press and hold the Cue Button to play the track from the Temporary Cue Point. Releasing the Cue Button will return the track to the temporary Cue Point and pause it. To continue playback without returning to the Temporary Cue Point, press and hold the Cue Button, then press and hold the Play Button, and then release both buttons.
28 SEARCH
Use these buttons to move track backwards/forward by 4 beats. Keep the buttons pushed for continuous seeking
29 TRACK SEARCH
Use the >> button to load next track from the focused Browser list.
Use the << button to move loaded track to its beginning.
Double press the << button to load the previous track
30 JOG
Pressure sensitive platter for scratching or bending. When in Vinyl mode, use the upper part of the wheel to scratch and the outer part to bend. When in Bend mode (Vinyl mode is disabled), use any part of the wheel to bend.
Hold SHIFT down and then use any part of the jogwheel to seek (Search) track forward/backwards.

The small Display will offer useful track's information, such as BPM, Time, Pitch, Pitch range, Album Art, song-progress wave and position, Deck number etc. The Display offers 3 different views and can be selected from the device UTILITIES
31 REV
Use this button to play the track in reverse. Track will resume forward playback when disabled.
If Slip mode is enabled, press and hold this button to play track in reverse. When released, track will resume forward playback from the position it would have been if the Reverse button was never pressed.
32 SLIP
Use this button to enable/disable Slip mode. When Slip mode is enabled, several functions such as Hotcues, Loops, Scratching etc, will act temporary (track will resume playback from the position it would have been if this function was never executed)
33 LOOP 4 BEAT
Use this button to set a 4 Beats Loop. Hold down for more than 2 seconds to set a 8 Beats Loop
34 LOOP IN
Use this button to set current track's position as the beginning of a manual loop. When in Loop, use this button to set jogwheel to Loop-In Adjust mode and then use the jogwheel to fine-adjust the start point of the loop. (led will blink fast)
35 LOOP OUT
Use this button to set current track's position as the end point of a manual loop. When in Loop, use this button to set jogwheel to Loop-Out Adjust mode and then use the jogwheel to fine-adjust the end point of the loop.(led will blink fast)
36 RELOOP EXIT
Use this button to exit the Loop. If a loop was enabled before on this track, use this button to enable the last triggered Loop
37 CALL
Use the < (1/2X) button to half the size in beats of the Loop.
Use the > (2X) button to double the size in beats of the Loop.
38 DELETE
Use this button to delete the Saved Loop of the track (1st-default slot)
39 MEMORY
Use this button to save (and enable) a Loop at the current position to the 1st (default) Saved Loop slot. When a track has a Saved Loop at the default slot, use this button to enable the Loop at its saved position. Track will jump to this position if current position is later to the Saved Loop, and will not jump if earlier.
40 VINYL SPEED ADJUST
Use this knob to adjust the time that the track will need to completely stop, when track is paused. For instant stop, set the knob to its minimum position (left)
41 VINYL
Use this button to toggle between the CD (Bend) and Vinyl (Scratch) modes for the Jogwheel
42 JOG ADJUST
Use this button to adjust the tension of the jogwheel
43 SYNC
Use this button to match Tempo and Beat-Phase of the deck with the values of the Master Deck. The Master Deck selection is made automatically by VirtualDJ, mostly depending on the Deck that is playing out in Master, but can be set manually as well.
44 MASTER
Use this button to manually set a deck as Master Deck and force all other decks to sync to the Master Deck when SYNC is used. The Master Deck selection is made automatically by VirtualDJ, mostly depending on the Deck that is playing out in Master. To return to the automatic selection, press again the button on the deck that is currently lit.
45 TEMPO RANGE
Use this button to select the next % range for the Pitch fader. In order the ranges to match with ones available on the Display, the pitch ranges cycle though the values 6%, 10%, 16% and 100% (WIDE) . Other values can be selected from the GUI of VirtualDJ.
46 MASTER TEMPO
Use this button to enable/disable Key-Lock (Master Tempo). When enabled, the Key of the track will retain its value when the Tempo of the track is changed.
47 PITCH/TEMPO
Pitch fader to adjust the Tempo of the track.
48 TEMPO RESET
Use this button to gradually reset the Tempo of the track to its original BPM value. The LED next to this button will be lit when the Tempo is at the middle position (Track's original BPM) and will blink while Pitch is resetting
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