Switch to Computer mode
When the SC5000M is powered on, it will be set to Standalone/Engine mode. To switch to Computer mode and control VirtualDJ you need to ...
- press on the Computer icon at the SC5000M screen
- or hold down for a second the VIEW button at the center-top panel of the device, select SOURCE, then pres on the Computer icon.
Firmware & Drivers
Firmware (both Windows and Mac) : Update the firmware of the unit to the latest available version from https://www.denondj.com/downloads
Drivers : (Windows only) Download and install the latest Windows drivers from https://www.denondj.com/downloads . It is strongly advised to install drivers prior plugging the unit to a USB computer port.
No driver is necessary to be installed on Mac OSX computers.
Note For SC5000M Screen to work on Mac computers, the following OS are supported....
- 11.x (running in Rosetta if M1 Chip)
VirtualDJ 8 Setup
Once VirtualDJ is opened, a Login Window will appear. Login with your virtualdj.com account’s credentials.
A Pro Infinity or a Pro Subscription License is required to use the Denon DJ SC5000M. Without any of the above Licenses, the controller will operate for 10 minutes each time you restart VirtualDJ.
Click to OK
The unit is now ready to operate.
Note : The SC5000M doesn't offer a USB Audio Interface (sound card). See Audio Setup Options in VirtualDJ Manual
For further software settings please refer to the User Guide of VirtualDJ 8.