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How to use your Pioneer DJ DJM-S9 battle mixer (Instruction Manual)

Get to know the DJM-S9 and download updates 

Explore the mixer that’s optimized for use with Serato DJ Pro or rekordbox. Install driver software, update the firmware, and find MIDI messages for using the unit with other compatible DJ software.

What you can do with the buttons, knobs, and faders on the DJM-S9

Understand the functions of all the controls on the scratch mixer’s top panel. Take a look at the rear of the unit and learn which types of equipment can be plugged into the various connections.

How to connect the DJM-S9 to your other equipment 

Set up the DJM-S9 with turntables, multi players, and laptops running Serato DJ Pro, rekordbox, or other compatible DJ software. Hook up a microphone or even connect to another DJ mixer.

How to start DJing with Serato DJ Pro 

Get the hang of using the software, importing tracks, and outputting sound. Set the positions of the controls on the mixer, adjust audio levels, and start monitoring tracks via your headphones.

How to use the professional features on the DJM-S9 

Keen to learn more advanced techniques? Start using Hot Cues and the Roll and Slicer features. Set and save loops, get creative with FX, and mix analog audio into your performance. 

How to control Serato DJ Pro via DVS with the DJM-S9 

Find out everything you need to know about setting up your gear and using DVS control. You can use analog turntables with control vinyl, or DJ players with control discs. 

How to change settings on the DJM-S9 

Discover how to set up the mixer the way you like and replace parts including the fader control/bumper. Launch Utility settings on your PC/Mac and learn how to reset the DJM-S9 to factory settings.

How to troubleshoot and fix problems with the DJM-S9

Find the answers to questions about the mixer. Learn how to resolve connection issues or problems with sound, FX, or other aspects of the unit’s performance.


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