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getting_started [2008/03/31 23:11]
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 ===== Hardware Guide ===== ===== Hardware Guide =====
-Before you download and install Mixxx consider what your set-up will be. Some basic ways of using and controlling Mixxx are: +Before you download and install Mixxx consider what your set-up will be. Your PC\Laptop, Audio Output, Operating System an  
-  * Laptop\PC (Stand-Alone) + 
-  * Laptop\PC with DJ Controller (Deck Only) +==== Your Set-up ==== 
-  * Laptop\PC with DJ Controller DJ Controller (Audio & Deck)+Some common set-ups ​are 
 + 
 +**Laptop(Stand-Alone)** 
 +Just a laptop and the software. Relying on the onboad sound card to output your audio 
 +**Laptop with DJ Controller (Deck Only)** 
 + 
 +**Laptop with DJ Controller DJ Controller (Audio & Deck)** 
 +**Laptop\PC with [[Vinyl Control]] (feature due in 1.6.0)** 
 +==== Audio Output ==== 
 +The ideal way for any DJ to mix live is to have 4 channels of Audio output. 2 for the main mix and 2 for cueing and previewing the next track you are trying to mix in. This means either having multiple soundcards or a soundcard capable of outputting 4 channels of audio. ​  
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 +==== Dj Controllers ==== 
  
 If you have made a decision about hardware make sure you consider [[System Requirements]] and [[Hardware Compatibility]] If you have made a decision about hardware make sure you consider [[System Requirements]] and [[Hardware Compatibility]]
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