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-====Vestax VCI-300 ​DJ Controller====+====Vestax VCI-300====
 {{:​vci-300-product-shoot.jpg?​400|}} Image (c) [[http://​www.vestax.com|Vestax]] {{:​vci-300-product-shoot.jpg?​400|}} Image (c) [[http://​www.vestax.com|Vestax]]
 +  *[[http://​mixxx.org/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=7&​t=2596|Forum thread]]
 +  *[[https://​web.archive.org/​web/​20101014111448/​http://​www.proaudiostar.com/​vci-300-mkii-in-depth-review|ProAudioStar review]]
  
 The VCI-300 is a dedicated USB MIDI controller. It also comes with a built in audio interface with standard 4-in/4-out and headphone connection, which means all you need for DJing is the VCI-300, a laptop and a set of headphones. The VCI-300 is a dedicated USB MIDI controller. It also comes with a built in audio interface with standard 4-in/4-out and headphone connection, which means all you need for DJing is the VCI-300, a laptop and a set of headphones.
  
-Product Page: [[http://​www.vestax.com/​v/​products/​detail.php?​cate_id=117&​parent_id=8|www.vestax.com]] +Vestax went out of business ​in 2014
- +=====Differences ​between ​VCI-300 ​and VCI-300MKII=====
-In depth-review:​ [[http://​www.proaudiostar.com/​vci-300-mkii-in-depth-review|www.proaudiostar.com]] +
- +
-===Differences VCI-300 ​to VCI-300MKII===+
  
 In 2010 Vestax made changes to the original VCI-300 that improved the controller. In 2010 Vestax made changes to the original VCI-300 that improved the controller.
-AFAIK there were __no__ changes in the Midi mapping.+AFAIK there were __no__ changes in the MIDI mapping.
  
   - **Volume Boost (Gain Boost)**   - **Volume Boost (Gain Boost)**
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     * 1/8 inch headphone connection along with standard 1/4 inch connection.     * 1/8 inch headphone connection along with standard 1/4 inch connection.
  
-===Vestax VCI-300 Midi mapping for Mixxx===+====== Mapping description ======
 {{:​vestax-vci-300-overview.png?​800|}} {{:​vestax-vci-300-overview.png?​800|}}
  Image (c) [[http://​www.vestax.com|Vestax]]  Image (c) [[http://​www.vestax.com|Vestax]]
  
-Mixxx 1.11 support the VCI-300 out of the box. The mapping for Mixxx closely resemble the original to make the transition easy. Check the Mixxx forum for support: [[http://​mixxx.org/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=7&​t=2596]].+Mixxx 1.11 support the VCI-300 out of the box. The mapping for Mixxx closely resemble the original to make the transition easy.
  
 +[[http://​www.mixxx.org/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=7&​t=4021&​p=20070#​p20070|Version 2013-10-12]]
 | #  ^  KEY  ^  FUNCTION ​ ^ | #  ^  KEY  ^  FUNCTION ​ ^
 ^ 01 | Pitch Slider | Adjusts playback speed.| ^ 01 | Pitch Slider | Adjusts playback speed.|
-^ 02 | Auto Tempo | Trigger beatsync | +^ 02 | Auto Tempo | Toggle quantize (1.11.0: ​Trigger beatsync
-|    | Shift + Auto Tempo | Toggle quantize |+|    | Shift + Auto Tempo | Trigger beatsync (1.11.0: ​Toggle quantize|
 |    | Scroll + Auto Tempo | Tap BPM. When taped repeatedly, adjust the tracks BPM to the tapped BPM.| |    | Scroll + Auto Tempo | Tap BPM. When taped repeatedly, adjust the tracks BPM to the tapped BPM.|
 ^ 03 | Keylock | Trigger beatsync | ^ 03 | Keylock | Trigger beatsync |
 |    | Shift + Keylock | Reset pitch to 0.00% (quartz) | |    | Shift + Keylock | Reset pitch to 0.00% (quartz) |
-^ 04 | Pitch Shift| Fine tune playback speed +/-0.01|+^ 04 | Pitch Shift | Pitch bend | 
 +|    | Shift + Pitch Shift | Fine tune playback speed +/-0.01 |
 ^ 05 | Cue [1-3]/In | Set/​Activate Hotcue ​ | ^ 05 | Cue [1-3]/In | Set/​Activate Hotcue ​ |
 |    | Shift + Cue [1-3]/In | Delete Hotcue ​ | |    | Shift + Cue [1-3]/In | Delete Hotcue ​ |
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 ^ 09 | Trim | This controls the volume of the track before it goes to the EQ and fader. | ^ 09 | Trim | This controls the volume of the track before it goes to the EQ and fader. |
 ^ 10 | Censor | Temporary play backwards while pressed, resumes from where the playhead would have been if the button was not pressed | ^ 10 | Censor | Temporary play backwards while pressed, resumes from where the playhead would have been if the button was not pressed |
-|    | Shift + Censor | Toggle reverse playback. Pressing Censor again during reverse playback, will return to normal playback. |+|    | Shift + Censor | 1.11: Toggle reverse playback. Pressing Censor again during reverse playback, will return to normal playback. | 
 +|    | ::: | 1.12 (work in progress): Enable/​disable effect unit with preselected //Filter// effect. The filter parameter is controlled with the Mid EQ knob next to the button. |
 ^ 11 | Auto Loop | Enable beatloop of the current beatloop value (default: 4 beats) for tracks that have BPM calculated | ^ 11 | Auto Loop | Enable beatloop of the current beatloop value (default: 4 beats) for tracks that have BPM calculated |
-|    | Shift + Auto Loop | Reset number of beats to 4 if beatloop not active |+|    | Shift + Auto Loop | Enter/Exit beatloop roll | 
 +|    | Scroll ​+ Auto Loop | Reset number of beats to 4 if beatloop not active |
 ^ 12 | Equalizers | Adjust the gain of the high/​mid/​low EQ filter. | ^ 12 | Equalizers | Adjust the gain of the high/​mid/​low EQ filter. |
 ^ 13 | Half | Halve loop length | ^ 13 | Half | Halve loop length |
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 ^ 15 | Monitor Select ​ | Controls the balance in the headphones between the mix output and the PFL headphone cue | ^ 15 | Monitor Select ​ | Controls the balance in the headphones between the mix output and the PFL headphone cue |
 ^ 16 | Monitor Volume ​ | Controls the volume of the headphones. | ^ 16 | Monitor Volume ​ | Controls the volume of the headphones. |
-^ 17 | Cue  | If a cue point is set, jumps to the cue point when pressed . | +^ 17 | Cue  | If a cue point is set, jumps to the cue point when pressed. | 
-|    | Shift + Cue | Set the cue point (while playing), clear the cue point (while paused) |+|    | Shift + Cue | Set the cue point (while playing), clear the cue point (while paused), jump to beginning of track (if no cue point is set) |
 ^ 18 | Play | Start/Pause playback | ^ 18 | Play | Start/Pause playback |
 +|    | Shift + Play | Stutter Play |
 ^ 19 | Crossfader | Fades between the left and right channels. | ^ 19 | Crossfader | Fades between the left and right channels. |
 ^ 20 | Input faders ​ | Control the volume of their respective tracks. | ^ 20 | Input faders ​ | Control the volume of their respective tracks. |
 ^ 21/23 | PFL A/B | Sends the left/right deck to the headphone mix. | ^ 21/23 | PFL A/B | Sends the left/right deck to the headphone mix. |
-|    | Shift + PFL A | Load selected track into the deck (while paused) and switch PFL to this deck |+|    | Shift + PFL A/B | Load selected track into the deck (while paused) and switch PFL to this deck |
 ^ 22 | Scroll + Jogwheel | Scroll playlist (while paused) | ^ 22 | Scroll + Jogwheel | Scroll playlist (while paused) |
 ^ 24 | Cursor Up/Down | Scrolls to the next/​previous track in the track table. | ^ 24 | Cursor Up/Down | Scrolls to the next/​previous track in the track table. |
 |    | Cursor Left/Right | Switches to the next view (Library, Queue, etc.) | |    | Cursor Left/Right | Switches to the next view (Library, Queue, etc.) |
 |    | Tab | Toggles (expands/​collapses) the currently selected sidebar item. | |    | Tab | Toggles (expands/​collapses) the currently selected sidebar item. |
-^ 25 | Jog | Nudge track or scratching |+^ 25 <​sup>​1</​sup>​| Jog (platter touched) ​Track search (while paused when scratching ​is disabled) | 
 +|    | ::: | Pitch bend / nudge (while playing when scratching is disabled) | 
 +|    | ::: | Scratch (when scratching is enabled) | 
 +|    | Jog (outer rim) | Pitch bend / nudge |
 |    | Shift  + Jog | Fast track search (while paused) | |    | Shift  + Jog | Fast track search (while paused) |
 |    | Scroll + Jog | Scroll playlist (while paused) | |    | Scroll + Jog | Scroll playlist (while paused) |
 +
 +<​sup>​1</​sup>​ changed in Mixxx v1.12.0\\
  
 ===Vestax VCI-300 factory Midi map=== ===Vestax VCI-300 factory Midi map===
vestax_vci-300.1358092494.txt.gz · Last modified: 2013/01/13 10:54 by jus