Hardware Manuals

Denon DJ - SC5000M  


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....
- 10.14.x
- 10.15.x
- 11.x (running in Rosetta if M1 Chip)

VirtualDJ 8 Setup

Download and install VirtualDJ from http://www.virtualdj.com/download/index.html (in case you have not done already)

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.

A detection windows will appear next verifying proper connection.

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.