DJ Console MK4
Product number : 4780638 4780807 4781019 4782015
- It is possible your DJ controller may not be recognized and used properly on recent computers featuring USB 3.0 ports.
If this seems to be the case, try either or both of the following solutions:
- Try using a shorter, well-shielded USB cable (a maximum of 3.3 feet/1 meter in length);
- Try placing a powered USB hub (using and external power supply) between the console and the DJ controller.
You may also want to refer to the following Knowledge base article for more details:
|HDJCSeries MAC® [DJSeriesInstall 6.08s]||MAC||OSX 10.10 - OSX 10.11 - OSX 10.12 - OSX 10.13 - OSX 10.14 - OSX 10.6 - OSX 10.7 - OSX 10.8 - OSX 10.9|
|HDJCSeries PC [2019.HDJS.1]||PC||Windows 10 - Windows 7 - Windows 8|
|HDJCSeries MAC® [HDJSeriesInstall_PPC 3.31]||MAC||OSX 10.1 - OSX 10.2 - OSX 10.3 - OSX 10.4|
|HDJCSeries PC [2016.HDJS.3] - Windows XP||PC||Windows 10 - Windows 7 - Windows 8 - Windows Vista|
|Manual - DJ Console MK4 / VirtualDJ6 - EN||English|
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|Hercules DJ Series - Drivers Install MAC||English|
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|Traktor Pro 2 (v2.68 or +) - DJ Console MK4|
|Traktor Pro/Duo (v1.27) - DJ Console MK4|
• Can I use my Hercules DJ controller with other DJ software? • Configuring external audio source with the DJ Console Mk4. • Do I need to connect speakers to my Hercules DJ devices? • PC How can I use my computer integrated speakers and the headphone output of my console? (PC) • How can I use Virtual DJ with my computer’s integrated speakers or soundcard? • MAC How can I verify that my DJ Console MK4 is correctly installed on my MAC computer? • PC How can I verify that my DJ Console Mk4 is correctly installed on my PC? • PC How can I verify that the DJ Console Mk4 is working correctly as a MIDI controller? (PC) • MAC How can I verify that the DJ Console MK4 is working correctly as a MIDI controller?(MAC) • MAC MacBook laptop configurations & OS X optimizations • PC PC laptop configurations & Windows optimizations • Virtual DJ DJC Edition - Record the microphone input in the mix • Virtual DJ Pro - Record the microphone input in the mix • What is ASIO and how do I use it?
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Use your computer’s built-in sound card and the DJ controller’s audio at the same time in Mac OS.
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The DJ controller and software work but the speakers play no sound.
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Compatibility with macOS 10.14 Mojave
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My DJ controller is detected in Traktor Pro 2, but there is no sound
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When I’m DJing in Windows, the music randomly stops and I need to restart the DJ software to hear sound again.
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If the audio tracks are stored on a USB key, the playback quality is bad.
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The microphone is not recorded in the DJ software
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iTunes tracks are not visible in VirtualDJ LE
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